Westbrook is a city in Southern Maine located just west of Portland, ME, with a population of about 16,000 people. There are many opportunities to help families with child care in this community. Many before and after school programs and also summer programs for child care exist here. Summer activities for children are available in a variety of sports programs run by the city. Westbrook is a family and community oriented city with easy accessibility to the larger neighboring city of Portland.

Demographics, Population, and Income

Westbrook consists of a population of 16,100 people. It is located just west of Portland. The population of Westbrook is 96 percent white. Close to 30 percent of houses contain children in this area. 46 percent of households have married couples living in them. The median age in Westbrook is 38 years. The median income for households in this city is about 37,000 dollars, and the median income for a family is about 47,000 dollars


Schools in the city of Westbrook include two schools with classes from kindergarten through second grade. There are two more schools which include grades three through five. One high school and one regional vocational school are also located here. Westbrook High School is a comprehensive four year public school and has 771 students currently enrolled. More information about each school in the Westbrook School District can be found at https://www.westbrookschools.org/Schools/1schools.htm

Attractions in Westbrook

The city of Westbrook has many summer camps and athletic opportunities for children in the community. There are sports camps for activities including soccer, tennis, swimming, basketball, track and field, wrestling, and football during summer vacation. Adult reading programs and senior citizen swim programs are also available. Concerts in the park are often held during the summer months. A variety of times for child care programs and before and after school programs are offered in Westbrook.

Shopping and Restaurants in Westbrook Maine

Some popular restaurants in Westbrook include Skybox Bar and Grill, Casa Novello, Severinos Variety, Pizza Time Westbrook, and The Bakers Bench. Stores found in Westbrook include The Alterations Shop, The Transmission Shop, Roy’s Shoe Shop, Jordan’s Luggage Shop, Pick & Paint Pottery Shop, Clays Simoniz Shop, Brazier’s Barber Shop, and Triple Play Sports Card Shop.