West Little River, Florida Population 2022

32,897
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West Little River is a city located in Florida. West Little River has a 2020 population of 32,897. West Little River is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -5.19% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 34,699 in 2010.

The average household income in West Little River is $45,884 with a poverty rate of 23.25%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,118 per month, and the median house value is $159,700. The median age in West Little River is 39.2 years, 36.6 years for males, and 43.4 years for females.

West Little River Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 52.87%
  • White: 36.66%
  • Other race: 8.63%
  • Two or more races: 1.03%
  • Asian: 0.64%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.17%
  • Native American: 0.00%
The current population of West Little River, Florida is 32,897 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 32,897.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 34,699.

West Little River, Florida Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American17,39452.87%
White12,05936.66%
Some Other Race2,8388.63%
Two or More Races3401.03%
Asian2100.64%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander560.17%
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West Little River Population by Race

West Little River Population Pyramid $2022

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West Little River Median Age

39.2


Total

36.6


Male

43.4


Female

West Little River Adults

There are 25,307 adults, (5,058 of whom are seniors) in West Little River.

West Little River Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

25

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.5

Child Dependency Ratio

West Little River Sex Ratio

Female

17,210

52.31%

Male

15,687

47.69%

West Little River Population by Age

West Little River Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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West Little River Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male52.2%47.8%
Female52.3%47.7%
Non Family53.6%46.4%
All60.6%39.4%
Married76.3%23.7%

60.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

West Little River Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9,5433.4360.6
Married3,1394.1576.3
Non Family2,7381.2753.6
Female2,7354.452.3
Male9314.5252.2

4.15

Average Family Size

3.43

Average Household Size

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West Little River Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3,20914.19%
9th to 12th Grade3,32014.68%
High School Graduate8,58137.94%
Some College3,52415.58%
Associates Degree1,5696.94%
Bachelors Degree1,3986.18%
Graduate Degree1,0144.48%
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West Little River Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

West Little River Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Black11,8019,3721,442
Hispanic11,1056,991893
Other Race1,849969116
White1,014655184
Asian170
2+ Races924913

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 79.42%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 18.15%.

West Little River Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$25,857$26,063$25,542
Less Than 9th Grade$19,187$20,510$17,269
High School Graduate$22,597$24,414$21,431
Some College$30,176$31,903$28,934
Bachelors Degree$35,845$30,333$36,769
Graduate Degree$41,926$86,723$40,968

$25,857

Average Earnings

$26,063

Average Male

$25,542

Average Female

West Little River Earnings by Educational Attainment

West Little River Language by Age

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West Little River Language

42.83% of West Little River residents speak only English, while 57.17% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 47.97% of the population.

West Little River Language

West Little River Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black17,3114,33325.03%
Hispanic15,7903,69123.38%
Asian21010449.52%
Multiple3406017.65%
White1,271534.17%
Other42NaN%

23.25%

Overall Poverty Rate

20.88%

Male Poverty Rate

25.41%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in West Little River

The race most likely to be in poverty in West Little River is Asian, with 49.52% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in West Little River is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.21%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.78%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 32.25%.

West Little River Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade26.41%
High School20.60%
Some College15.24%
Bachelors or Greater11.07%

West Little River Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed25.63%
Male Unemployed15.64%
Female Employed12.35%
Male Employed7.17%

West Little River Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

West Little River Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$36,730$45,884
Families$41,288$51,316
Married Families$47,795-
Non Families$22,719$27,187
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Income by Household Type

West Little River Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

31.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

33.1%

Male Marriage Rate

29.0%

Female Marriage Rate

West Little River Married by Age and Sex

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West Little River Marriage

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.

West Little River Marital Status by Race

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West Little River Marital Status

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630

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam208
First Gulf War113
Second Gulf War95
Korea1
World War II

West Little River Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
55 to 64199
35 to 54169
65 to 74150
75+101
18 to 3411

West Little River Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
Black5614.26%
Other Race482.35%
White210.22%
Hispanic90.07%

West Little River Veterans by Race

West Little River Veterans by Education

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18.89%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.79%

Veteran Disability Rate

West Little River Veterans by Education

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57.7%

Labor Force Participation

53.2%

Employment Rate

7.8%

Unemployment Rate

West Little River Employment by Age

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West Little River Employment by Race

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West Little River 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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50.26%

Born in West Little River

60.22%

Native Born

39.78%

Foreign Born

18.50%

Non Citizen

21.27%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

60.22% of West Little River residents were born in the United States, with 50.26% having been born in Florida. 18.50% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

West Little River Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202232,8970.00%
202132,8970.00%
202032,8970.00%
201932,897-499-1.49%
201833,3969632.97%
201732,4331,1373.63%
201631,2965471.78%
201530,749-477-1.53%
201431,226-250-0.79%
201331,476-316-0.99%
201231,792-44-0.14%
201131,836-2,863-8.25%
201034,6990.00%

West Little River Population by Year