Westfield, New Jersey 

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Population

30,548

6% Growth

Unemployment Rate

3.3%

Median Income

$138,165

Avg. Home Price

$709,800

Best Places to Live in Westfield, New Jersey

National center - Southeast corner of New York State, at mouth of Hudson River
Pros
-Arts and culture
-Economic center
-Education
Cons
-Cost of living and housing
-Crowded lifestyle
-Weak future job growth

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QUICK FACTS

City: Westfield
Zip Codes: 07090
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 87 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Westfield is 3.3% (U.S. avg. is 5.2%). Recent job growth is Positive. Westfield jobs have increased by 1.31%. Learn More...
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Westfield's cost of living is 97.60% higher than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Westfield's Cost of Living
POPULATION
Westfield's population is 30,548 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 5.81%. Learn More...
TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 21 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Westfield is $709,800. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 11.02%. Check out the homes in the area.
SCHOOLS
Westfield public schools spend $16,214 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 13.1 students per teacher in Westfield. Learn More...

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Housing Market in Westfield

It's a good time to buy in Westfield. Home Appreciation is up 3.8% in the last 12 months. Browse Westfield Real Estate.

The median home price in Westfield is $709,800. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Westfield    8 Reviews
Cost of living too high!@!! - 12/5/2011
Looking for a simpler life - taxes too high in New... (Read More)

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Oasis Outside of NYC - 3/6/2011
As a resident for over 10 years, overall I have to say that Westfield is one of the most beautiful towns to live in within commuting distance to NYC! Here is a little... (Read More)

Westfield, NJ! - 5/11/2010
My family and I have been here for 11 years! Housing is expensive, but that is really the only downside (and snow!!!) Seriously, it is beautiful, clean, with great... (Read More)


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ZIP CODES IN WESTFIELD, NEW JERSEY
07090