The Westport Census Designated Place had a population of 27,768 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Westport is located at latitude 41.1208 and longitude -73.3435 in Fairfield County. The formal boundaries for the Westport Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 19.96 sq. miles and a water area of 13.49 sq. miles. Fairfield County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 16 feet.
The Westport Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2377880) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Westport population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
|Population in Households||27,516|
|Population in Familes||24,302|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||252|
|Average Household Size||2.77|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||10,783 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||8,194 (76.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,741 (16.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||848 ( 7.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$1,000,001|
|Average Home Value||$1,008,787|
|Median Household Income||$169,731|
|Average Household Income||$239,166|
|Per Capita Income||$85,810|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.41%|
|Per Capita Income||1.31%|
The table below compares Westport to the other 142 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Connecticut by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 26||82nd|
|Population Density1||# 71||51st|
|Diversity Index2||# 84||42nd|
|Median Household Income||# 3||99th|
|Per Capita Income||# 2||99th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Connecticut Census Data Comparison Tool.