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Westland, MI
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Westland profile


Living in Westland



Westland is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 84,037 people and 24 constituent neighborhoods, Westland is the 13th largest community in Michigan.

Also of interest is that Westland has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

The citizens of Westland are slightly better educated than the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns, with 22.44% of adults in Westland having a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Westland in 2018 was $29,863, which is middle income relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $119,452 for a family of four. However, Westland contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Westland is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Westland home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Westland residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Westland include German, Polish, Irish, English, and Italian.

The most common language spoken in Westland is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and Spanish.