Westland, Michigan

Population 82,868

Westland is located in Wayne County, MI. The population is 82,868, making Westland the 4th largest city in Wayne County.

There are 21 public schools in Westland with an average Homefacts rating of C+. The total crime rate for Westland is moderate , and there are 318 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Westland is moderate and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Westland property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Westland include Garden City, Wayne and Inkster.

Westland Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Above average
  • No High School Diploma: 10.6%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 70.5%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 19%

Crime Rate

27.07% Lower than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 171
  • Violent Crimes: 318
  • Robbery: 59
  • Burglary: 331
  • Property Crime: 1
  • Larceny Theft: 1

Registered Offenders

45.50% Higher than national avg.
  • 318 offenders in Westland
  • 38.37 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

102 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 6
  • Registered Polluters: 6
  • Superfunds: 8
  • Tanks & Spills: 82


Moderate 3.2%
  • Michigan unemployment average: 3.9%
  • National unemployment average: 3.6%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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21 Public Schools view public schools

There are 21 K-12 public schools in Westland, MI and 5 private schools. Homefacts rates Westland's schools as Above average, with an overall C+ rating.

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318 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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0 Former Drug Labs view all

  • Good news! No Drug lab found in Westland, MI

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Property Report Overview

Average Listing Price
$149,900 compared to May 2018
Median Sales Price
No Data

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
  • Rented
  • Owned

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

43 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Westland, MI issued 43 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 43 permits, 35 were issued for single family homes and 8 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Westland, MI issued 37 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 37 permits, 25 were issued for single family homes and 12 were issued for multi-family homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $660
  • 1 Bedroom: $801
  • 2 Bedrooms: $1,034
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,364
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,473

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Environmental Hazards

102 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality MODERATE (159/187)
    Westland, MI has 85.03% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 3 COUNTY
    Westland, MI is a green zone.
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  • UV Index MODERATE 3.99 Average
    Westland, MI is a moderate risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 25.67°
  • February 27.7°
  • March 39.1°
  • April 49.83°
  • May 61.57°
  • June 70.54°
  • July 75.18°
  • August 72.68°
  • September 65.35°
  • October 53.65°
  • November 42.25°
  • December 29.83°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Westland, MI

Westland, MI has a very low risk of earthquakes.
Westland, MI has no risk of hurricanes.
Westland, MI has a high risk of hail storms.
Westland, MI has a moderate risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Westland, MI: $45,638


Unemployment in Westland is 3.2%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 3.9% and 3.6% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 45.23%
White Collar - 54.77%


State Representatives

  • Gov. Rick Snyder
  • Sen. Gary Peters
  • Sen. Debbie Stabenow

City Representatives

  • John Conyers Jr.

Neighborhood Info

0 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

6 FCC Towers view all

1 Fire Station view all

0 Hospitals view all

  • No hospitals found in Westland, MI

2 Police Stations view all

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