Westfield Union County, New Jersey

Westfield: Town in Union County, New Jersey

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Location of Westfield on New Jersey map.


Westfield is a town located in the county of Union in the U.S. state of New Jersey. Its population at the 2010 census was 30,316 and a population density of 1,736 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 29,238 inhabitants.

The town was created 227 years ago in 1794.

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Westfield is located at 40°39'32"N 74°20'51"W (40.6589900, -74.3473700). It has 6 neighbors: Clark, Cranford, Garwood, Mountainside, Scotch Plains and Springfield.

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Westfield forecast: Sunny, with a high near 83. more

Westfield Quick Facts

Population : 29,238 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : New Jersey (United States)
County : Union County
Postal code : 07090–07091
Phone Area Codes : 908
Area : 17.47 km2
Altitude : 118 feet / 36 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1794 (227 years ago)
Time Zone : Eastern Time Zone
Local time : 19:22:55 (19th September 2021)
Density : 1,674 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -3.69% (2010-2020)
Weather : 83℉ Sunny 7-days weather

Westfield has 6 neighbours.


According to census records, the population of Westfield decreased by 3.69% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
1810 2,152 - 1810 United States Census
2010 30,316 92.9% census
2011 30,384 0.22% estimation process
2012 30,408 0.08% estimation process
2013 30,464 0.18% estimation process
2014 30,351 -0.37% estimation process
2015 30,209 -0.47% estimation process
2016 30,035 -0.58% estimation process
2017 29,899 -0.45% estimation process
2018 29,780 -0.4% estimation process
2019 29,512 -0.91% estimation process
2020 29,238 -0.94% estimation process

Westfield zip code is 07090. County name: Union, County fips: 34039

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Local Places in Westfield

1 Westfield Town Hall

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Westfield Town Hall

People born in Westfield (30)

People born in Westfield, including racecar driver Walt Hansgen, cartoonist Charles Addams, scientist Robert S. Dietz, you can see a list of people who born in Westfield.

  • Roger Welch (American artist, sculptor and photographer) he was born in 10/02/1946
  • Chris Campbell (Olympic wrestler) he was born in 01/01/1954
  • Geoffrey Edwards (American actor and screenwriter) he was born in 29/10/1959
  • Christian J. Lambertsen (Diving engineering pioneer, inventor of first scuba device) he was born in 15/05/1917
  • Alexander Wilson Drake (American artist) he was born in 01/01/1843
  • Benny Reid (American musician) he was born in 07/10/1980
  • Marilyn Lange (American Playboy model) she was born in 14/11/1946
  • Colleen Patrick-Goudreau (American writer and activist) she was born in 08/03/1970
  • Dan Soucek (American politician) he was born in 22/04/1969
  • Geoff Edwards (game show host) he was born in 13/02/1931
  • Harry Lonsdale (Businessman, scientist, politician) he was born in 19/01/1932
  • Jessica St. Clair (American actress and comedian) she was born in 21/09/1976
  • Judith St. George (American children's writer) she was born in 26/02/1931
  • Mary Jo Keenen (American actress)
  • P. Roy Vagelos (American businessman) he was born in 08/10/1929
  • Sara Driver (American actress and film director) she was born in 15/12/1955
  • Steve Cheek (American coach of American football) he was born in 18/04/1977
  • William Chapman Foster (American government official) he was born in 27/04/1897

Schools in Westfield

College & universities near Westfield, NJ

Code Name City ZIP
187198 Union County College Cranford (NJ) 07016-1528

Stations (21)

Amtrak & bus stations near Westfield, NJ

Code Name Address Type
MET Metropark station 100 Middlesex-Essex Turnpike RAIL
EWR Newark Liberty International Airport Newark Liberty International Airport RAIL
NWK Pennsylvania Station 1 Raymond Plaza West RAIL
NBK New Brunswick station French and Albany Streets RAIL
NYP Pennsylvania Station 8th Ave 31st Street / 8th Ave 33rd Street RAIL

Post offices near Westfield

Post Office Name City ZIP
Mountainsid Post Office Mountainside (NJ) 07092

Other places with the same name (12)

Other cities in Union County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Union County , NJ. (more)

City Name Population Title
Elizabeth 128,382 City in and county seat of Union County, New Jersey, United States
Elizabethport 124,969 City in and county seat of Union County, New Jersey, United States
Union 56,642 Economic and political union of 27 states mostly located in Europe
Plainfield 50,011 City in Union County, New Jersey, United States of America
Linden 42,076 City in Union County, New Jersey, USA
Rahway 29,832 City in Union County, New Jersey
Scotch Plains 24,138 Township in Union County, New Jersey, United States
Cranford 24,028 Township of New Jersey
Hillside 21,841 Township of New Jersey
Summit 21,812 City in Union County, New Jersey, United States
Roselle 21,689 Borough in New Jersey, USA
Clark 15,837 Township in southern Union County, New Jersey, United States
New Providence 13,994 Town in New Jersey, United States
Roselle Park 13,510 Borough in Union County, New Jersey
Berkeley Heights 13,313 Township in Union County, New Jersey
Kenilworth 8,153 Town in New Jersey

Distance to Other Cities

Westfield distances to largest New Jersey cities