Westfield is a very small borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 1,063 people and just one neighborhood, Westfield is the 775th largest community in Pennsylvania. Westfield has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic boroughs.
Occupations and Workforce
When you are in Westfield, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 42.38% of Westfield’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Westfield is a borough of service providers, production and manufacturing workers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Westfield who work in office and administrative support (10.71%), food service (7.62%) and sales jobs (6.43%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The overall crime rate in Westfield is one of the lowest in the US. This makes it one of the safer places to live in the country in terms of crime.
The borough is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Westfield has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Westfield a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Westfield is a small borough, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.