Westerly Information

Westerly Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Westerly, RI

General Westerly Information

State: Rhode Island

County: Washington County

Close cities: Charlestown, RI, Wood River Junction, RI, Ashaway, RI, Bradford, RI, Hopkinton, RI

Westerly Population (census data)
Total 18,096
Male 8,686 (48.0%)
Female 9,410 (52.0%)

Population Density: 1,133 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 100.9 (US Avg is 100)

Westerly Elevation: 134 feet above sea level

Land Area: 16.0 square miles

Median Household Income: $54,694

Zip Codes: 02891, and 02808.

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Westerly Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (93.9%)
  • Chinese (2.0%)
  • Hispanic (1.2%)
  • Two or more races (1.2%)
  • American Indian (0.9%)
  • Black (0.8%)
Ancestry Information:
  • Italian (36.7%)
  • Irish (17.1%)
  • English (13.2%)
  • French (9.9%)
  • German (9.0%)
  • Scottish (4.8%)
Foriegn Born: 1,274 people (7.0%)
  • Europe (72.3%)
  • Asia (27.7%)

Local Westerly Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Boston Red Sox
NFL Football: New England Patriots
NBA Basketball: Boston Celtics
NHL Hockey: Boston Bruins
NCAA Sports: Brown University, University of Rhode Island, Providence College

Westerly School Information

High Schools
Westerly High School (23 Ward Avenue, Westerly, RI, 02891 - Westerly School District District)
Westerly High School AOF (23 Ward Avenue, Westerly, RI, 02891 - Westerly Public Schools District)
Middle Schools
Westerly Middle School (10 Sandy Hill Road, Westerly, RI, 02891 - Westerly District)
Elementary Schools
Springbrook Elementary School (39 Springbrook Road, Westerly, RI, 02891 - Westerly District)
Other/Private Schools
Dunn's Corners School (8 1/2 Plateau Road, Westerly, RI, 02891 - Westerly District)
State Street School (25 State Street, Westerly, RI, 02891 - Westerly District)
Tower Street School (93 Tower Street, Westerly, RI, 02891 - Westerly District)

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