West Rocks neighborhood in Norwalk, Connecticut (CT), 06850, 06851 detailed profile



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Area: 1.608 square miles

Population: 4,792

Population density:
West Rocks:

2,980 people per square mile
Norwalk:

3,849 people per square mile
House/condo value distribution in West Rocks in Norwalk, CT neighborhood, block, subdivision, or community

Races in West Rocks in Norwalk neighborhood in CT

Household income distribution in 2009 in West Rocks in Norwalk neighborhood in CT

Median household income in 2013:
West Rocks:

$100,974
Norwalk:

$80,382

Rent paid by renters in 2009 in West Rocks in Norwalk neighborhood in CT

Median rent in 2013:
West Rocks:

$1,449
Norwalk:

$1,301

Zip codes: 06850, 06851.

Males:

2,287
Females:

2,506
Median age:
Males:
This neighborhood:

42.3 years
Whole city:

34.8 years
Females:
This neighborhood:

44.7 years
Whole city:

42.0 years

Average household size:
West Rocks:

2.4 people
Norwalk:

2.7 people
Percentage of family households:
West Rocks:

50.5%
Norwalk:

52.9%
Percentage of married-couple families (among all households):
Here:

45.2%
Norwalk:

47.1%

Percentage of married-couple families with children (among all households):
West Rocks:

31.0%
Norwalk:

27.6%

Percentage of single-mother households (among all households):
West Rocks:

9.2%
Norwalk:

7.8%

Percentage of never married males 15 years old and over:
West Rocks:

16.8%
Norwalk:

17.7%

Percentage of never married females 15 years old and over:
West Rocks:

19.0%
city:

16.2%

Percentage of people that speak English not well or not at all:
West Rocks:

2.7%
Norwalk:

6.7%

Percentage of people born in this state:
Here:

37.6%
Norwalk:

41.8%

Percentage of people born in another U.S. state:
West Rocks:

39.8%
Norwalk:

27.8%

Percentage of native residents but born outside the U.S.:
Here:

0.2%
city:

2.1%

Percentage of foreign born residents:
Here:

21.7%
Norwalk:

28.3%

Educational Attainment (%)

Rooms in owner-occupied houses/condos in West Rocks:

  • 1 room: 28
  • 2 rooms: 122
  • 3 rooms: 141
  • 4 rooms: 415
  • 5 rooms: 191
  • 6 rooms: 173
  • 7 rooms: 194
  • 8 rooms: 84
  • 9+ rooms: 149

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in West Rocks:

  • 1 room: 515
  • 2 rooms: 114
  • 3 rooms: 191
  • 4 rooms: 174
  • 5 rooms: 148
  • 6 rooms: 106
  • 7 rooms: 58
  • 8 rooms: 17
  • 9+ rooms: 17

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in West Rocks:

  • no bedroom: 28
  • 1 bedroom: 317
  • 2 bedrooms: 459
  • 3 bedrooms: 464
  • 4 bedrooms: 166
  • 5+ bedrooms: 59

Bedrooms in renter-occupied houses and condos in West Rocks:

  • no bedroom: 621
  • 1 bedroom: 334
  • 2 bedrooms: 212
  • 3 bedrooms: 145
  • 4 bedrooms: 39
  • 5+ bedrooms: 10
Average number of cars or other vehicles available in houses/condos:
This neighborhood:

1.7
Norwalk:

1.9

Average number of cars or other vehicles available in apartments:
Here:

1.5
city:

1.4

Percentage of units with a mortgage:
West Rocks:

80.7%
Norwalk:

74.1%


Housing prices:

  • Average estimated value of detached houses in 2010 (35.7% of all units):
    West Rocks:

    $758,923
    Connecticut:

    $406,462

  • Average estimated value of townhouses or other attached units in 2010 (9.5% of all units):
    This neighborhood:

    $359,894
    Connecticut:

    $260,777

  • Average estimated value of housing units in 2-unit structures in 2010 (5.0% of all units):
    This neighborhood:

    $543,210
    Connecticut:

    $239,046

  • Average estimated '10 value of housing units in 3-to-4-unit structures (13.0% of all units):
    West Rocks:

    $93,729
    Connecticut:

    $218,447

  • Average estimated '10 value of housing units in 5-or-more-unit structures (22.4% of all units):
    West Rocks:

    $16,990
    Connecticut:

    $192,770

Owners and renters by unit type (%)

Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 24
  • 2000 to 2004: 191
  • 1990 to 1999: 255
  • 1980 to 1989: 427
  • 1970 to 1979: 323
  • 1960 to 1969: 106
  • 1950 to 1959: 599
  • 1940 to 1949: 86
  • 1939 or earlier: 164

City-data.com crime index for city in 2013 (higher means more crime):
City:

163.3
U.S. average:

244.1

Time Leaving Home for Work in West Rocks in Norwalk neighborhood in CT

Commute time to work in West Rocks in Norwalk neighborhood in CT


Occupations of males:

  • Percentage of males in management occupations (except farmers):
    Here:

    13.0%
    city:

    11.1%

  • Percentage of males in business and financial operations occupations:
    Here:

    11.4%
    city:

    6.7%

  • Percentage of males in computer and mathematical occupations:
    Here:

    3.9%
    city:

    5.0%

  • Percentage of males in architecture and engineering occupations:
    Here:

    4.5%
    city:

    1.7%

  • Percentage of males in life, physical, and social science occupations:
    Here:

    3.2%
    city:

    0.9%

  • Percentage of males in legal occupations:
    Here:

    3.9%
    city:

    1.1%

  • Percentage of males in education, training, and library occupations:
    Here:

    2.0%
    city:

    2.9%

  • Percentage of males in arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations:
    Here:

    10.9%
    city:

    3.8%

  • Percentage of males in healthcare practitioners and technical occupations:
    Here:

    3.0%
    city:

    1.6%

  • Percentage of males in service occupations:
    Here:

    2.4%
    city:

    16.7%

  • Percentage of males in sales and office occupations:
    Here:

    28.1%
    city:

    20.3%

  • Percentage of males in construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations:
    Here:

    6.9%
    city:

    11.3%

  • Percentage of males in transportation occupations:
    Here:

    4.5%
    city:

    3.8%


Occupations of females:

  • Percentage of females in management occupations (except farmers):
    Here:

    15.1%
    city:

    7.7%

  • Percentage of females in business and financial operations occupations:
    Here:

    12.0%
    city:

    7.6%

  • Percentage of females in computer and mathematical occupations:
    Here:

    2.2%
    city:

    1.8%

  • Percentage of females in legal occupations:
    Here:

    6.1%
    city:

    1.6%

  • Percentage of females in education, training, and library occupations:
    Here:

    15.1%
    city:

    13.0%

  • Percentage of females in healthcare practitioners and technical occupations:
    Here:

    4.8%
    city:

    6.7%

  • Percentage of females in service occupations:
    Here:

    9.3%
    city:

    20.0%

  • Percentage of females in sales and office occupations:
    Here:

    31.5%
    city:

    32.8%

  • Percentage of females in production occupations:
    Here:

    1.2%
    city:

    1.5%


Percentage of people 16-64 in Armed Forces:
West Rocks:

0.0%
Norwalk:

0.1%


Education in this neighborhood (subdivision or community):

  • Percentage of people 3 years and older in K-12 schools:
    West Rocks:

    22.0%
    Norwalk:

    16.4%

  • Percentage of people 3 years and older in undgraduate colleges:
    West Rocks:

    3.9%
    Norwalk:

    5.4%

  • Percentage of people 3 years and older in grad. or professional schools:
    West Rocks:

    1.7%
    Norwalk:

    1.5%

  • Percentage of students K-12 enrolled in private schools:
    West Rocks:

    71.5%
    Norwalk:

    18.7%

Percentage of population below poverty level:
West Rocks:

5.2%
Norwalk:

8.9%

Median year owner moved in (as recorded in 2010):
West Rocks:

1998
Norwalk:

2000

Median year renter moved in (as recorded in 2010):
West Rocks:

2009
Norwalk:

2011

Percentage of married-couple families with both working:
West Rocks:

143.4%
Norwalk:

72.0%

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (42%)
  • Electricity (26%)
  • Utility gas (19%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (7%)
  • Wood (3%)
  • No fuel used (2%)
  • Other fuel (1%)

Limited-access highways (interstate or state) in this neighborhood:

Merritt Pkwy (State Hwy 15)

Length: 1.32 miles
Directions: E-W, SW-NE

Highways in this neighborhood:

Main Ave

Length: 1.73 miles
Directions: N-S, SE-NW, SW-NE
Address range: 299 to 800

Grist Mill Rd (US Hwy 7)

Length: 0.21 miles
Directions: E-W, SE-NW, SW-NE

Roads and streets:

W Rocks Rd

Length: 1.53 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S, SE-NW, SW-NE
Address range: 94 to 248

Creeping Hemlock Dr

Length: 1.14 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S, SE-NW, SW-NE
Address range: 1 to 71

Glover Ave

Length: 1.00 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S, SE-NW, SW-NE
Address range: 23 to 299

Linden St

Length: 0.71 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S, SW-NE
Address range: 1 to 63

Midrocks Dr

Length: 0.66 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S, SE-NW, SW-NE
Address range: 13 to 61

Eastwood Rd

Length: 0.55 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S, SE-NW, SW-NE
Address range: 2 to 99

Brookhill Ln

Length: 0.51 miles
Direction: SE-NW
Address range: 2 to 36

Valley View Rd

Length: 0.49 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S, SE-NW, SW-NE
Address range: 1 to 98

Honey Hill Rd

Length: 0.46 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S, SE-NW
Address range: 5 to 99

Winding Ln

Length: 0.43 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S, SE-NW, SW-NE
Address range: 15 to 74

Driftwood Ln

Length: 0.42 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S, SE-NW, SW-NE
Address range: 1 to 21

Tod Rd

Length: 0.35 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S, SE-NW, SW-NE
Address range: 1 to 16

Seir Hill Rd

Length: 0.32 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S, SE-NW, SW-NE
Address range: 1 to 99

Bayberry Ln

Length: 0.32 miles
Directions: N-S, SE-NW, SW-NE
Address range: 2 to 27

Cobblers Ln

Length: 0.30 miles
Directions: N-S, SE-NW, SW-NE
Address range: 1 to 37

Lakewood Dr

Length: 0.27 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S, SE-NW
Address range: 1 to 33

Barjune Rd

Length: 0.27 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S, SE-NW, SW-NE
Address range: 1 to 26

Donahue Dr

Length: 0.26 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S, SE-NW, SW-NE
Address range: 1 to 44

Boxwood Rd

Length: 0.26 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S, SE-NW
Address range: 1 to 18

Suburban Dr

Length: 0.25 miles
Directions: E-W, SE-NW
Address range: 1 to 20

Oakwood Ave

Length: 0.24 miles
Directions: N-S, SE-NW
Address range: 1 to 99

Winnipauk Dr

Length: 0.21 miles
Directions: N-S, SE-NW
Address range: 1 to 23

Shadow Ln

Length: 0.20 miles
Directions: N-S, SE-NW, SW-NE
Address range: 1 to 15

Midwood Rd

Length: 0.20 miles
Directions: E-W, SW-NE
Address range: 1 to 99

Butternut Ln

Length: 0.19 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 1 to 12

Nottingham Pl

Length: 0.18 miles
Direction: E-W

Edith Ln

Length: 0.17 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S, SW-NE
Address range: 1 to 28

Skyview Ln

Length: 0.17 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S, SW-NE
Address range: 1 to 17

Odonnell Rd

Length: 0.16 miles
Directions: N-S, SW-NE
Address range: 1 to 99

Caddy Rd

Length: 0.12 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 1 to 10

Lindenwoods Rd

Length: 0.12 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 1 to 26

Honey Hill Ln

Length: 0.11 miles
Directions: E-W, SW-NE
Address range: 1 to 99

Perry Ave

Length: 0.10 miles
Directions: E-W, SE-NW
Address range: 21 to 35

Maplewood Ter

Length: 0.10 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 1 to 16

Merritt Pkwy Rmp (Creeping Hemlock Dr)

Length: 0.10 miles
Directions: E-W, SE-NW

Lark Ln

Length: 0.10 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 1 to 14

Ruby St

Length: 0.10 miles
Direction: SW-NE
Address range: 1 to 99

Pearl St

Length: 0.09 miles
Directions: N-S, SW-NE
Address range: 1 to 100

Gold St

Length: 0.09 miles
Directions: E-W, SE-NW
Address range: 1 to 99

Silent Grove Ct

Length: 0.08 miles
Directions: N-S, SW-NE
Address range: 1 to 99

Wenbos Gate

Length: 0.08 miles
Direction: E-W

Dawn Rd

Length: 0.07 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 1 to 9

Emerald St

Length: 0.06 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 1 to 99

Valley View Ct

Length: 0.06 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 62 to 99

Silver St

Length: 0.05 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 1 to 99

Mathias Ct

Length: 0.04 miles
Directions: N-S, SE-NW
Address range: 1 to 99

Echo Ln

Length: 0.04 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 1 to 8

Cobblers Ct

Length: 0.03 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 1 to 14

Railroad features:

Conrail RR

Length: 1.50 miles
Directions: N-S, SE-NW, SW-NE

Other features:

Woods Pond Brk

Length: 1.25 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S, SE-NW, SW-NE

Norwalk Riv

Length: 0.92 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S, SW-NE
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