West Homestead is a city located in Pennsylvania. With a 2020 population of 1,860, it is the 666th largest city in Pennsylvania and the 11343rd largest city in the United States. West Homestead is currently declining at a rate of -0.32% annually and its population has decreased by -0.64% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,872 in 2020. Spanning over 1 miles, West Homestead has a population density of 2,018 people per square mile.
The average household income in West Homestead is $67,276 with a poverty rate of 17.76%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in West Homestead is 46 years, 38.5 years for males, and 49 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of West Homesteadwas:
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.
94.48% of West Homestead residents speak only English, while 5.52% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.70% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in West Homestead is Black, with 52.84% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in West Homestead is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.76%. Among those working part-time, it was 36.53%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.76%.
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The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in West Homestead
96.85% of West Homestead residents were born in the United States, with 89.37% having been born in Pennsylvania. 0.77% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.