Westbrook, Connecticut

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Population in 2010: 6,938.
Population change since 2000: +10.3%
 
Males: 3,411  (49.2%)
Females: 3,527  (50.8%)
Median resident age:

46.6 years
Connecticut median age:

39.2 years

Zip codes: 06498.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $74,392 (it was $57,531 in 2000)
Westbrook:

$74,392
CT:

$78,833

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $43,295 (it was $28,680 in 2000)

Westbrook town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $331,733 (it was $186,400 in 2000)
Westbrook:

$331,733
CT:

$280,700

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $316,380; detached houses: $327,084; townhouses or other attached units: $216,823; in 2-unit structures: $209,461; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $491,274; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $217,419; mobile homes: $33,354
March 2019 cost of living index in Westbrook: 136.6 (high, U.S. average is 100)
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  • Races in Westbrook, CT (2010)
    • 6,36391.7%White alone
    • 3094.5%Hispanic
    • 931.3%Asian alone
    • 691.0%Two or more races
    • 500.7%Other race alone
    • 420.6%Black alone
    • 110.2%American Indian alone
    • 10.01%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

Races in Westbrook detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of Connecticut and other state lists, there was 1 registered sex offender living in Westbrook, Connecticut as of April 18, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Westbrook is 6,938 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is much lower than the state average.


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Westbrook, CT City Guides:

Ancestries: Irish (19.2%), Italian (18.1%), English (17.9%), German (15.1%), United States (7.8%), French (6.9%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 05/1840

Elevation: 25 feet

Land area: 15.7 square miles.

Population density: 441 people per square mile   (low).

Westbrook, Connecticut map

379 residents are foreign born (3.5% Europe, 1.2% Latin America, 0.9% North America).

This town:

6.0%
Connecticut:

10.9%
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Westbrook town:

1.3% ($2,463)
Connecticut:

1.8% ($2,961)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: New Haven, CT (24.1 miles , pop. 123,626).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: North Hempstead, NY (72.2 miles , pop. 222,611).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (79.8 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities:

Westbrook Center, CT (1.1 miles ),
Saybrook Manor, CT (1.8 miles ),
Clinton, CT (1.9 miles ),
Old Saybrook, CT (2.0 miles ),
Old Saybrook Center, CT (2.2 miles ),
Essex, CT (2.2 miles ),
Fenwick, CT (2.4 miles),
Essex Village, CT (2.4 miles )

Latitude: 41.29 N, Longitude: 72.46 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 860

Distribution of median household income in Westbrook, CT in 2019
Westbrook satellite photo by USGS

Westbrook tourist attractions:

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 47 buildings, average cost: $112,700
  • 1998: 49 buildings, average cost: $111,000
  • 1999: 49 buildings, average cost: $130,100
  • 2000: 58 buildings, average cost: $112,300
  • 2001: 39 buildings, average cost: $171,000
  • 2002: 41 buildings, average cost: $175,900
  • 2003: 33 buildings, average cost: $232,200
  • 2004: 37 buildings, average cost: $227,200
  • 2005: 26 buildings, average cost: $289,900
  • 2006: 32 buildings, average cost: $253,800
  • 2007: 26 buildings, average cost: $245,400
  • 2008: 12 buildings, average cost: $359,700
  • 2009: 10 buildings, average cost: $269,900
  • 2010: 8 buildings, average cost: $392,900
  • 2011: 7 buildings, average cost: $473,900
  • 2012: 7 buildings, average cost: $307,700
  • 2013: 17 buildings, average cost: $337,600
  • 2014: 10 buildings, average cost: $319,600
  • 2015: 9 buildings, average cost: $394,100
  • 2016: 4 buildings, average cost: $368,200
  • 2017: 6 buildings, average cost: $429,200
  • 2018: 4 buildings, average cost: $296,900
  • 2019: 14 buildings, average cost: $357,600
Number of permits per 10,000 Westbrook, CT residents
Average permit cost in Westbrook, CT
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

6.6%
Connecticut:

7.7%
Unemployment by year
Historical population in Westbrook, CT
Historical housing units in Westbrook, CT
Most common industries in Westbrook, CT (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (10.1%)
  • Educational services (9.9%)
  • Construction (6.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.0%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.6%)
  • Metal & metal products (4.0%)
  • Public administration (3.6%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (10.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.9%)
  • Health care (5.1%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.7%)
  • Public administration (4.7%)
  • Metal & metal products (4.4%)
  • Educational services (4.3%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (16.4%)
  • Health care (15.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.8%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.4%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.0%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (3.7%)
  • Metal & metal products (3.6%)
Most common occupations in Westbrook, CT (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.3%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.2%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.2%)
  • Registered nurses (3.2%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (2.9%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (2.9%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (2.9%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.7%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.8%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.7%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.4%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (3.9%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (3.6%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (3.5%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.7%)
  • Registered nurses (6.4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.1%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.8%)
  • Child care workers (3.8%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (3.3%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (3.0%)

Average climate in Westbrook, Connecticut

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Westbrook, Connecticut average temperatures Westbrook, Connecticut average precipitation Westbrook, Connecticut humidity Westbrook, Connecticut wind speed Westbrook, Connecticut snowfall Westbrook, Connecticut sunshine Westbrook, Connecticut clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 82.1. This is about average.

City:

82.1
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.245. This is about average. Closest monitor was 20.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.245
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 12.4. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 5.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.4
U.S.:

5.6
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.238. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.238
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 27.0. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 5.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.0
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2004 was 41.5. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 13.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

41.5
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 7.01. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 20.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.01
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Westbrook-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Connecticut state average. It is 48% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/10/1989, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 23.6 miles away from the Westbrook town center injured 40 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 8/21/1951, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 20.2 miles away from the town center injured 8 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Westbrook-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Connecticut state average. It is 72% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 207.6 miles away from the city center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.3 (5.3 ML, Depth: 3.0 mi) earthquake occurred 231.5 miles away from the city center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MB, 4.2 MS, 5.2 MW, 5.0 MW) earthquake occurred 230.1 miles away from the city center
On 1/19/1982 at 00:14:42, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 MD, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 159.1 miles away from the city center
On 8/22/1992 at 12:20:32, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 3.8 MS, 4.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 188.7 miles away from Westbrook center
On 8/23/2011 at 17:51:04, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.7 mi) earthquake occurred 373.8 miles away from Westbrook center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Middlesex County (21) is greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 9

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 6, Storms: 6, Floods: 5, Blizzards: 3, Snowstorms: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Snow: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Westbrook topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Westbrook:

  • WESTBROOK VISITING NURSES AND PUBLIC HEALTH (866 BOSTON POST ROAD)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Westbrook:

  • APPLE REHAB SAYBROOK (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; OLD SAYBROOK, CT)
  • CLINTON HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; CLINTON, CT)
  • ESSEX MEADOWS HEALTH CENTER (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; ESSEX, CT)
  • VISITING NURSES OF THE LOWER V (Home Health Center, about 5 miles away; CENTERBROOK, CT)
  • GLADEVIEW HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; OLD SAYBROOK, CT)
  • PETTIPAUG MANOR (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; ESSEX, CT)
  • FERRY POINT SKILL NURSING CARE (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; OLD SAYBROOK, CT)

Amtrak stations near Westbrook:

  • 5 miles: OLD SAYBROOK (455 BOSTON POST RD.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 20 miles: NEW LONDON (27 WATER ST.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, intercity bus service, public transit connection.

Operable nuclear power plants near Westbrook:

  • 18 miles: Millstone 1 and 2 in Waterford, CT.
  • 18 miles: Millstone 3 in Waterford, CT.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Westbrook:

  • Connecticut College (about 20 miles; New London, CT; Full-time enrollment: 2,068)
  • Wesleyan University (about 22 miles; Middletown, CT; FT enrollment: 3,517)
  • Three Rivers Community College (about 25 miles; Norwich, CT; FT enrollment: 2,897)
  • Yale University (about 25 miles; New Haven, CT; FT enrollment: 13,121)
  • Gateway Community College (about 25 miles; New Haven, CT; FT enrollment: 4,672)
  • Quinnipiac University (about 25 miles; Hamden, CT; FT enrollment: 8,153)
  • Southern Connecticut State University (about 26 miles; New Haven, CT; FT enrollment: 8,708)

Public high school in Westbrook:

Private high school in Westbrook:

  • OXFORD ACADEMY (Students: 22, Location: 1393 BOSTON POST RD, Grades: 9-12, Boys only)

Public elementary/middle schools in Westbrook:

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Library in Westbrook:

  • WESTBROOK PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $307,118; Location: 61 GOODSPEED DR.; 40,431 books; 18 e-books; 1,505 audio materials; 1,545 video materials; 30 state licensed databases; 132 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Westbrook: Westbrook Industrial Park (A), Hammock Dock (B), Westbrook Fire Marshal's Office (C), Westbrook Fire Department Headquarters (D), Westbrook Town Hall (E), Westbrook Public Library (F), Westbrook Information Center (G), Westbrook Historical Society Building (H), Interstate 95 Tourist Information Center (I), Westbrook Emergency Medical Services (J), Westbrook Fire Department Station 2 (K). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Westbrook include: First Congregational Church of Westbrook (A), Saint Marks Roman Catholic Church (B), Saint Pauls Episcopal Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Cypress Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Lakes, reservoirs, and swamps: Dee Pond (A), McVeagh Pond (B), Ortners Pond (C), Johnson Pond (D), Wrights Pond (E), Messerschmidt Pond (F), Rintoul Pond (G), Vincent Pond (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Menunketesuck River (A), Spring Lot Brook (B), Gatchen Creek (C), Trout Brook (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Westbrook: Salt Meadow National Wildlife Refuge (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Beaches: Quotonset Beach (A), Grove Beach (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Westbrook Historical Society (Historical Places & Services; 1196 Boston Post Road), Bibliotech Inc (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 5 Whittemore Place), Senior Center Cafe-Estuary Council (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 61 Goodspeed Drive).

Hotels: Viking Motel (756 Boston Post Road), Cabin's Motel (1881 Boston Post Road), Beach Plum Inn (1935 Boston Post Road), Water's Edge Inn & Resort - Inn- Restaurant (1525 Boston Post Road), Captain Stannard House (138 South Main Street), Westbrook Inn Bed & Breakfast (976 Boston Post Road), Angels Watch Inn Bed & Breakfast (902 Boston Post Road), Welcome Inn Bed & Breakfast (433 Essex Road), Talcott House Bed & Breakfast (161 Seaside Avenue).

Birthplace of: Everett Bacon - Football player, Nick Forostoski - College basketball player (Connecticut Huskies).

Middlesex County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Average household size:
This town:

2.3 people
Connecticut:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

62.9%
Whole state:

66.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

6.5%
Whole state:

6.6%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

5.2%
Whole state:

7.9%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

2.8%
Whole state:

3.9%

People in group quarters in Westbrook in 2010:

  • 44 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 25 people in residential schools for people with disabilities
  • 20 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 4 people in group homes intended for adults

People in group quarters in Westbrook in 2000:

  • 27 people in job corps and vocational training facilities
  • 16 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 12 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse

Banks with branches in Westbrook (2011 data):

  • First Niagara Bank, National Association: Westbrook Branch at 1238 Boston Post Road, branch established on 1965/03/15. Info updated 2011/06/09: Bank assets: $32,750.6 mil, Deposits: $19,595.4 mil, headquarters in Buffalo, NY, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 351 total offices, Holding Company: First Niagara Financial Group, Inc.
  • RBS Citizens, National Association: Westbrook Branch at 1187 Boston Post Road, branch established on 1959/01/01. Info updated 2007/09/19: Bank assets: $106,940.6 mil, Deposits: $75,690.2 mil, headquarters in Providence, RI, positive income, 1135 total offices, Holding Company: Uk Financial Investments Limited

For population 15 years and over in Westbrook:

Marital status in Westbrook, CT
  • Never married: 20.8%
  • Now married: 57.9%
  • Separated: 1.0%
  • Widowed: 6.5%
  • Divorced: 13.8%

For population 25 years and over in Westbrook:

  • High school or higher: 91.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 31.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 14.4%
  • Unemployed: 2.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.5 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2000
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2000
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.5
Connecticut average:

12.8

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Westbrook, CT (based on Middlesex County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic46,80018
Mainline Protestant15,01556
Evangelical Protestant3,97829
Other2,92111
Black Protestant9745
Orthodox851
None95,903-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 28
Middlesex County:

1.71 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.21 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 16
Middlesex County:

0.98 / 10,000 pop.
Connecticut:

1.02 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 42
This county:

2.56 / 10,000 pop.
Connecticut:

2.27 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 177
Middlesex County:

10.80 / 10,000 pop.
State:

9.19 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

7.0%
Connecticut:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Middlesex County:

21.1%
State:

21.5%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

13.6%
State:

15.8%

6.43% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($71,277 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.43%
Connecticut average:

4.51%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Hartford County, CT  1.95% ($71,069 average AGI)
from New Haven County, CT  1.59% ($68,153)
from New London County, CT  0.56% ($67,038)


6.60% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($72,410 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.60%
Connecticut average:

5.34%

0.08% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,116 average AGI)
Middlesex County:

0.08%
Connecticut average:

0.07%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Hartford County, CT  1.71% ($63,792 average AGI)
to New Haven County, CT  1.22% ($62,540)
to New London County, CT  0.56% ($66,551)
Businesses in Westbrook, CT
NameCountNameCount
Ann Taylor1Justice1
Bath & Body Works1Lane Bryant1
Casual Male XL1Levi Strauss & Co.1
Dairy Queen1Motherhood Maternity1
Dennys1Old Navy1
DressBarn1Rue211
Dressbarn1Subway1
Dunkin Donuts2Toyota1
Eddie Bauer1Toys"R"Us1
Famous Footwear1UPS2
FedEx1Walgreens1
J.Crew1YMCA1

Strongest AM radio stations in Westbrook:

  • WLIS (1420 AM; 5 kW; OLD SAYBROOK, CT; Owner: CROSSROADS COMM. OLD SAYBROOK, LLC)
  • WTIC (1080 AM; 50 kW; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WFAN (660 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WALE (990 AM; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, RI; Owner: NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WCBS (880 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WGSM (740 AM; 25 kW; HUNTINGTON, NY; Owner: K RADIO LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WABC (770 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WABC-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • WELI (960 AM; 5 kW; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WOR (710 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Westbrook:

  • W233AJ (94.5 FM; OLD SAYBROOK, CT; Owner: MONROE BOARD OF EDUCATION)
  • W227AJ (93.3 FM; NORTHFORD, CT; Owner: SACRED HEART UNIVERSITY)
  • WKCI-FM (101.3 FM; HAMDEN, CT; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPLR (99.1 FM; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WSUF (89.9 FM; NOYACK, NY; Owner: SACRED HEART UNIVERSITY, INC.)
  • WRCH (100.5 FM; NEW BRITAIN, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WKSS (95.7 FM; HARTFORD-MERIDEN, CT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WWYZ (92.5 FM; WATERBURY, CT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WZMX (93.7 FM; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WHCN (105.9 FM; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WMRQ (104.1 FM; WATERBURY, CT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WPKT (90.5 FM; MERIDEN, CT; Owner: CONNECTICUT PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WDRC-FM (102.9 FM; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WGRS (91.5 FM; GUILFORD, CT; Owner: MONROE BOARD OF EDUCATION)
  • WIHS (104.9 FM; MIDDLETOWN, CT; Owner: CONNECTICUT RADIO FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WALK-FM (97.5 FM; PATCHOGUE, NY; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WLIU (88.3 FM; SOUTHAMPTON, NY; Owner: LONG ISLAND UNIVERSITY PUBLIC RADIO NETWORK)
  • WCTY (97.7 FM; NORWICH, CT; Owner: WICH, INC.)
  • WTIC-FM (96.5 FM; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WKNL (100.9 FM; NEW LONDON, CT; Owner: HALL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Westbrook:

  • WHPX (Channel 26; NEW LONDON, CT; Owner: PAXSON HARTFORD LICENSE, INC.)
  • WTIC-TV (Channel 61; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • W11BJ (Channel 11; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: COMMUNICATIONS SITE MANAGEMENT LLC)
  • WTXX (Channel 20; WATERBURY, CT; Owner: WTXX INC.)
  • WTNH (Channel 8; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: WTNH BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WVIT (Channel 30; NEW BRITAIN, CT; Owner: OUTLET BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WEDY (Channel 65; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: CONNECTICUT PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WCTX (Channel 59; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: WTNH BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WEDH (Channel 24; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: CONNECTICUT PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WUVN (Channel 18; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WPXQ (Channel 69; BLOCK ISLAND, RI; Owner: OCEAN STATE TELEVISION, L.L.C.)
  • WEDN (Channel 53; NORWICH, CT; Owner: CONNECTICUT PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W51BZ (Channel 51; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: it COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
Westbrook fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
See more detailed statistics of Westbrook fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2019 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 20Number of bridges
  • 171ft / 52.1mTotal length
  • 358,483Total average daily traffic
  • 40,520Total average daily truck traffic
  • 189,576Total future (year 2034) average daily traffic
New bridges in Westbrook, CT - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 1Before 1900
  • 21930-1939
  • 91950-1959
  • 11970-1979
  • 11980-1989
  • 51990-1999
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Westbrook, CT

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1
  • 1102 Horse Hill Rd (Lat: 41.323806 Lon: -72.491139), Type: Mtower, Structure height: 49.7 m, Call Sign: KNKA239
    Assigned Frequencies: 880.020 MHz, 880.020 MHz, 880.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz, Grant Date: 09/03/2014, Expiration Date: 10/01/2024, Certifier: David C JatlowRegistrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 208 S Akard St., Rm 1015, Dallas, TX 75202, Phone: (855) 699-7073, Fax: (214) 746-6410, Email:

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers in Westbrook, CT)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

62 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Westbrook)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:

1 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Westbrook)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

13 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 22. The highest number of reported fires - 36 took place in 2016, and the least - 10 in 2012. The data has a decreasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Westbrook, CT When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (40.7%), and Outside Fires (30.3%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Westbrook, CT
    • 15340.7%Structure Fires
    • 11430.3%Outside Fires
    • 7219.1%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 379.8%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Westbrook, CT
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Westbrook, CT
  • 72.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 12.5%Electricity
  • 9.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 3.4%Utility gas
  • 1.2%Other fuel
  • 0.8%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Westbrook, CT
  • 43.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 39.1%Electricity
  • 10.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 6.0%Utility gas
  • 1.4%Solar energy


Westbrook compared to Connecticut state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.

Westbrook on our top lists:

  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: motor vehicle and parts dealers (population 5,000+)"
  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: repair and maintenance (population 5,000+)"
  • #13 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: operations specialties managers except financial managers (population 5,000+)"
  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: art and design workers (population 5,000+)"
  • #21 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: printing and related support activities (population 5,000+)"
  • #24 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: metal and metal products (population 5,000+)"
  • #29 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: petroleum and petroleum products merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #30 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: metal workers and plastic workers (population 5,000+)"
  • #33 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: secretaries and administrative assistants (population 5,000+)"
  • #34 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: office supplies and stationery stores (population 5,000+)"
  • #38 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: life and physical scientists (population 5,000+)"
  • #38 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: paper and paper products merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #40 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: fuel dealers (population 5,000+)"
  • #41 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: water transportation (population 5,000+)"
  • #46 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: chemicals (population 5,000+)"
  • #47 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: communications equipment operators (population 5,000+)"
  • #57 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in job corps and vocational training facilities (population 1,000+)"
  • #61 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: leather and allied products (population 5,000+)"
  • #70 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: warehousing and storage (population 5,000+)"
  • #76 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: machinery (population 5,000+)"
  • #94 (06498) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Lithuanian first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that visited a dentist within the past year"
  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the best general health status score of residents (1-5), 3 years of data"
  • #17 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of births per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
  • #25 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest average weight of females"
  • #32 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest decrease in the number of births per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop 50,000+)"
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