Westport Population Statistics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2019 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated August 2021.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more about Scout's Demographic Data

Westport Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
28,491

Age

Under 5 Years:
4.6%
5 - 17:
22.5%
18 - 24:
6.4%
25 - 34:
4.6%
35 - 54:
29.1%
55 - 64:
15.7%
Over 65 Years:
17.1%

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
Attending College
4.1%
4.1%
High School Graduates
97.9%
97.9%
College Graduated
78.0%
78.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

 

Per capita Income

Westport
$114,433
$114,433
USA
$34,103
$34,103

Median household income

Westport
$206,466
$206,466
USA
$62,843
$62,843

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
4.1%

Employment Industries in Westport

 
Finance
19.3%
19.3%
Professional, scientific, and technical services
17.3%
17.3%
Healthcare
9.7%
9.7%
Education
8.6%
8.6%
Retail
6.1%
6.1%
Manufacturing
4.9%
4.9%
Real estate
4.6%
4.6%
Information Technology
4.0%
4.0%
Other
3.8%
3.8%
Administration
3.8%
3.8%
Arts
3.7%
3.7%
Construction
3.4%
3.4%
Wholesale
2.9%
2.9%
Accommodation
2.7%
2.7%
Transportation
2.5%
2.5%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
White
86.0%
86.0%
Asian
6.1%
6.1%
Hispanic or Latino (Of Any Race)
4.5%
4.5%
Other Race / Two or More Races
2.4%
2.4%
Black or African American
1.0%
1.0%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islanders
0.0%
0.0%
American Indian and Alaska Native
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

Irish
16.1%
16.1%
Italian
15.1%
15.1%
English
11.8%
11.8%
German
10.8%
10.8%
Russian
6.8%
6.8%
Polish
5.5%
5.5%
Eastern European
4.5%
4.5%
British
2.6%
2.6%
Scottish
2.5%
2.5%
French
2.5%
2.5%
Hungarian
2.2%
2.2%
Dutch
2.1%
2.1%
European
2.0%
2.0%
Austrian
1.6%
1.6%
Swedish
1.3%
1.3%
Welsh
1.1%
1.1%
Greek
1.0%
1.0%
Czech
0.9%
0.9%
French Canadian
0.9%
0.9%
Danish
0.9%
0.9%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
86.3%
86.3%
Spanish
3.4%
3.4%
Chinese
1.5%
1.5%
German/Yiddish
1.2%
1.2%
Langs. of India
1.2%
1.2%
French
1.1%
1.1%
Scandinavian languages
0.7%
0.7%
Italian
0.6%
0.6%
Korean
0.5%
0.5%
Russian
0.4%
0.4%
Arabic
0.4%
0.4%
Slavic languages
0.4%
0.4%
Greek
0.4%
0.4%
Portuguese
0.4%
0.4%
African languages
0.3%
0.3%
Polish
0.3%
0.3%
West Germanic languages
0.3%
0.3%
Laotian
0.1%
0.1%
Japanese
0.1%
0.1%
Persian
0.1%
0.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born Westport Residents:
13.8%