West City, Illinois Population 2022

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West City is a city located in Illinois. With a 2020 population of 656, it is the 807th largest city in Illinois and the 17513th largest city in the United States. West City is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by 0.00% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 656 in 2020. Spanning over 2 miles, West City has a population density of 408 people per square mile.

The average household income in West City is $54,543 with a poverty rate of 29.85%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $661 per month, and the median house value is $59,300. The median age in West City is 33 years, 25.6 years for males, and 39.7 years for females.

West City Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of West Citywas:

  • White: 98.21%
  • Two or more races: 1.30%
  • Black or African American: 0.49%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of West City, Illinois is 656 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 656.

West City, Illinois Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White60498.21%
Black or African American30.49%
Two or More Races81.30%
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West City Population by Race

West City Population Pyramid 2022

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West City Median Age

34


Total

33.5


Male

34.4


Female

West City Adults

There are 436 adults, (100 of whom are seniors) in West City.

West City Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

29.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

53.3

Child Dependency Ratio

West City Sex Ratio

Female

290

47.15%

Male

325

52.85%

West City Population by Age

West City Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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West City Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81%19%
All59.2%40.8%
Non Family53.1%46.9%
Female49%51%
Male0%100%

59.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

West City Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2502.4659.2
Married793.0881
Male93.780
Female494.149
Non Family1131.2153.1

3.35

Average Family Size

2.46

Average Household Size

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West City Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade184.58%
9th to 12th Grade4711.96%
High School Graduate13033.08%
Some College10225.95%
Associates Degree328.14%
Bachelors Degree4912.47%
Graduate Degree153.82%
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West City Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

West City Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic333
2+ Races873
White38432061
Black11

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among hispanic people with a rate of 100.00%.

West City Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,750$46,250$30,139
Less Than 9th Grade$42,813$43,438$
High School Graduate$27,708$29,375$24,688
Some College$33,625$53,125$22,188
Bachelors Degree$41,875$$36,964
Graduate Degree$$$2,500

$33,750

Average Earnings

$46,250

Average Male

$30,139

Average Female

West City Earnings by Educational Attainment

West City Language by Age

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West City Language

99.30% of West City residents speak only English, while 0.70% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.35% of the population.

West City Language

West City Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White60218230.23%
OtherNaN%
Multiple8112.50%

29.85%

Overall Poverty Rate

33.75%

Male Poverty Rate

25.52%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in West City

The race most likely to be in poverty in West City is White, with 30.23% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in West City is Multiple, with 12.50% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.15%. Among those working part-time, it was 32.81%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 40.00%.

West City Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade35.38%
High School20.00%
Some College20.15%
Bachelors or Greater4.69%

West City Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed8.26%
Male Unemployed50.00%
Female Employed10.83%
Female Unemployed0.00%

West City Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

West City Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$37,813$48,032
Families$50,313$58,349
Married Families$57,656-
Non Families$25,417$32,425
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Income by Household Type

West City Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

39.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

36.5%

Male Marriage Rate

41.9%

Female Marriage Rate

West City Married by Age and Sex

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West City Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

West City Marital Status by Race

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West City Marital Status

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48

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War13
First Gulf War6
Vietnam14
Korea2
World War II

West City Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34
35 to 5415
55 to 6411
65 to 7411
75+11

West City Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White4711.01%
2+ Races112.50%

West City Veterans by Race

West City Veterans by Education

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18.75%

Veteran Poverty Rate

41.67%

Veteran Disability Rate

West City Veterans by Education

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56.1%

Labor Force Participation

52%

Employment Rate

7.3%

Unemployment Rate

West City Employment by Age

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West City Employment by Race

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West City Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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85.53%

Born in West City

99.67%

Native Born

0.33%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.33%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.67% of West City residents were born in the United States, with 85.53% having been born in Illinois. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

West City Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20106610.00%
20116610.00%
20126610.00%
20136610.00%
20146610.00%
20156610.00%
20166610.00%
20176610.00%
20186610.00%
20196610.00%
2020656-5-0.76%
20216560.00%
20226560.00%

West City Population by Year