Neighborhood Guide Westover in Stamford Ct

The Westover neighborhood in Stamford, Connecticut lies between Highway 15 and Interstate 95. Highway 15 is the northern boundary, Roxbury Road is the eastern boundary , along with West Hill Road. Palmer Hill Road creates the southern border. The western border runs from the intersection of Palmer Hill Road and Havenmeyer Lane northwest until reaching a point on Highway 15 just east of Stanwich Road. For more detailed location information, click here.

Part of Mianus River Park is located within the Westover neighborhood. Roxbury Cemetery, Temple Beth El, Fort Stamford, and Agudath Sholom Cemetery are all located within the boundaries as well. To the south is Interstate 95, the Greenwich Civic Center, Binney Park Nature Trails, Rosa Hartman Park, Mianus Park, Dundee Woods, Mianus Pond, Lione Park, and Hatch Field. To the west is the Burning Tree Country Club, Putnam Lake, Rockwood Lake, Mianus River Natural Park, and the remainder of Mianus River Park. Residents traveling north will find the Babcock Preserve, Newman Mills Park, Mianus River State Park Scenic Reserve, the Stanwich Country Club, Scofield Park, and the Mianus Reservoir. To the east is Hubbar Heights Golf Club, Sleepy Hollow Park, Woodland Park, Sterling Farms Golf Club, and Wee Burn Country Club.

Income levels in Westover range from $140,000 per year to just over $160,000 per year. The neighborhood is quite large at just under 2 ½ square miles with a population of just over 1,900. The values of homes here are extremely high, from just over $100,000 to over $1,000,000. This is a huge family neighborhood with many smaller children and older adults. There are a lot of middle-aged people, and a good amount of elderly who live here, as well. The vast majority of residents are Caucasian, though some African-American, Asian, Hispanic, and at least one other type of ethnicity reside here, too. The median income for the Westover neighborhood is over $143,000 per year. This far exceeds the median income for the entire city of Stamford of $73,376 per year. For more detailed demographic information, click here.

The crime rating for the entire city of Stamford, Connecticut is 24 out of a possible 100, where 100 is the best possible score. The Westover neighborhood is one of the safest neighborhoods in the entire city of Stamford. This is mostly because it is an outlying area of the city, where most crime happens the closer you live to the downtown area. This is a terrific place for families and the elderly to live, as compared to some other neighborhoods in the area. For more information about the crime rating, click here.