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Westfield is a town in Union County, in the New York metro area.
The latitude of Westfield is 40.658N. The longitude is -74.347W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 128 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 29,951.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Westfield demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Union County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, Newark area jobs, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 07066 ZIP code.
14% of Westfield residents report German ancestry, and 18% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Westfield ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Westfield was $47,187, compared with $21,587 nationally.
63% of Westfield residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Dates often change. Check with local tourism officials to be sure.
Historic districts in Westfield include Stoneleigh Park Historic District ... View historic districts
Median rent in Westfield, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $981. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $2,278.
Libraries in Westfield include Westfield Memorial Library ... View libraries
Newspapers in Westfield include Westfield Leader and Scotch Plains-Fanwood Times
Union County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Westfield political report.
The average commute time for Westfield workers is 33 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
A total of 2 fatal motor vehicle accidents occurred in Westfield between 2001 and 2003, according to reports gathered by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
This is a rate of .7 fatal crashes per 10,000 population, which was lower than the national norm.
Hotels in Westfield include Best Western.
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