Westland Information

Westland Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Westland, MI

General Westland Information

State: Michigan

County: Wayne County

Close cities: Inkster, MI, Plymouth Township, MI, Garden City, MI, Canton, MI, Wayne, MI, Dearborn Heights, MI, Livonia, MI, Taylor, MI, Plymouth, MI, Romulus, MI, Redford, MI

Westland Population (census data)
Total 81,283 (-3.7% since 2000)
Male 39,069 (48.1%)
Female 42,214 (51.9%)

Population Density: 3,975 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 87.9 (US Avg is 100)

Westland Elevation: 665 feet above sea level

Land Area: 20.4 square miles

Median Household Income: $45,681

Zip Codes: 48185, 48186, and 48184.

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Westland Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (85.6%)
  • Black (6.8%)
  • Hispanic (2.5%)
  • Two or more races (2.0%)
  • Asian Indian (1.2%)
  • American Indian (1.1%)
  • Other race (0.7%)
  • Chinese (0.6%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (20.2%)
  • Irish (14.8%)
  • Polish (13.7%)
  • English (9.8%)
  • Italian (6.3%)
  • French (5.5%)
Foriegn Born: 5,911 people (7.3%)
  • Asia (52.5%)
  • Europe (32.8%)
  • North America (14.8%)

Local Westland Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Detroit Tigers
NFL Football: Detroit Lions, Cleveland Browns
NBA Basketball: Detroit Pistons
NHL Hockey: Detroit Red Wings
NCAA Sports: University of Michigan, Eastern Michigan University

Westland School Information

High Schools
John Glenn High School (36105 Marquette Street, Westland, MI, 48185 - Wayne-Westland Community School District District)
Middle Schools
Adams Middle School (33475 Palmer Road, Westland, MI, 48185 - Wayne-Westland Community School District District)
Adlai Stevenson Middle School (38501 Palmer Road, Westland, MI, 48186 - Wayne-Westland Community School District District)
John Marshall Middle School (35100 Bayview Street, Westland, MI, 48185 - Wayne-Westland Community School District District)
Elementary Schools
Albert Schweitzer Elementary School (2601 Treadwell, Westland, MI, 48185 - Wayne-Westland Community School District District)
Alexander Hamilton Elementary School (1031 South Schuman Street, Westland, MI, 48186 - Wayne-Westland Community School District District)
Cooper Elementary School (28550 Ann Arbor Trail, Westland, MI, 48185 - Livonia Public Schools District)
Eugene B. Elliott Elementary School (30800 Bennington, Westland, MI, 48185 - Wayne-Westland Community School District District)
Hayes Elementary School (30600 Louise Street, Westland, MI, 48185 - Livonia Public Schools District)
James Madison Elementary School (1075 South Carlson Street, Westland, MI, 48185 - Wayne-Westland Community School District District)
Jefferson-Barns Elementary School (32150 Dorsey Street, Westland, MI, 48185 - Wayne-Westland Community School District District)
Johnson Elementary School (8400 Hix Road, Westland, MI, 48185 - Livonia Public Schools District)
Kettering Elementary School (1200 South Hubbard Street, Westland, MI, 48185 - Wayne-Westland Community School District District)
Lincoln Elementary School (33800 Grand Traverse Street, Westland, MI, 48185 - Wayne-Westland Community School District District)
P. D. Graham Elementary School (1255 South John Hix Road, Westland, MI, 48185 - Wayne-Westland Community School District District)
Patchin Elementary School (6420 N Newburgh Road, Westland, MI, 48185 - Wayne-Westland Community School District District)
Thomas A. Edison Elementary School (34505 Hunter Street, Westland, MI, 48185 - Wayne-Westland Community School District District)
Wildwood Elementary School (500 N Wildwood Street, Westland, MI, 48185 - Wayne-Westland Community School District District)
Other/Private Schools
Academy Of Westland (300 South Henry Ruff Road, Westland, MI, 48186 - Academy Of Westland District)
N. W. Wayne Skill Center (8075 Ritz Avenue, Westland, MI, 48185 - Livonia Public Schools District)
Thomas-Gist Academy South (4825 Dancy, Westland, MI, 48185 - Thomas-Gist Academy District)
Tinkham Alternative Education (450 South Venoy Road, Westland, MI, 48186 - Wayne-Westland Community School District District)
William Ford Career-Tech Center (36455 Marquette, Westland, MI, 48185 - Wayne-Westland Community School District District)

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