The population of Westhampton City, New York is approximately 2,640 residents. It is located in the Town of Southampton, a coastal town with an oceanic climate. There are moderately cold winters and warm summers. Westhampton gets about 43.4 inches of rain per year. As of 2010, the average income of a household in Westhampton was $1,367. While Westhampton is one of the wealthiest communities in the United States, it has a rent burden of 41.4%, which is above the state average of 32.5%.
In addition to their ethnic backgrounds, Westhampton residents also report being of a variety of races and ethnic groups. The most common racial groups are White, Asian, and Native American, with some reporting Irish, English, Polish, or French Canadian ancestry. Most residents of Westhampton speak English and Spanish, although Chinese is also spoken. The poverty rate is lower than the State average.
There are also several regional services available to residents. A housing and emergency shelter is available in Northampton. Food assistance is provided by several regional organizations, including a food pantry at the Westhampton Congregational Church during the recent coronavirus pandemic. A fire department provides emergency medical services and mutual aid agreements with neighboring towns. A private well does not provide water to homes, but fire hydrants are available.
The population and steets of Westhampton City is estimated to be approximately 4,500. It is a city that is very safe and is home to many families with children. It is also a community that fosters social bonds among its residents. A large percentage of residents are college-educated. The crime rate in Westhampton City is low, and there is a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes.