Westland, Michigan's estimated population is 81,720 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Westland, Michigan is the 11th largest city in Michigan based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.
The population density is 3999.64 people/mi² (1544.26 people/km²).
The overall median age is 40.5 years, 38.8 years for males, and 41.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 86.1 males.
Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were 37,317 households in the city, with an average size of 2.32 people per household. The homeowner vacancy rate was 1%, with a median rent of $841/month. The median house has 5.1 rooms, and has a value of $105,400.
The median income for households in Westland, Michigan is $46,230, while the mean household income is $60,261.
Westland Mi Demographics
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Westland Mi was:
90.35% of Westland Mi residents speak only English, while 9.65% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 3.72% of the population.
Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Origin of Naturalized Citizens
Born in Michigan
Place of Birth
92.78% of Westland Mi residents were born in the United States, with 78.88% having been born in Michigan. 3.64% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.