Westmoreland is a very small town located in the state of Tennessee. With a population of 2,291 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Westmoreland is the 217th largest community in Tennessee.
When you are in Westmoreland, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 37.45% of Westmoreland’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Westmoreland is a town of professionals, sales and office workers, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Westmoreland who work in office and administrative support (11.62%), sales jobs (9.18%), and healthcare (8.61%).
In Westmoreland, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 32.44 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
The percentage of adults in Westmoreland with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 13.90% of adults in Westmoreland have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Westmoreland in 2010 was $17,241, which is lower middle income relative to Tennessee, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $68,964 for a family of four.
The people who call Westmoreland home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Westmoreland residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Westmoreland include Irish, English, French , and Scots-Irish.
The most common language spoken in Westmoreland is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.