West Miami, Florida Population 2020

9,286

West Miami is a city located in Florida. With a 2020 population of 9,286, it is the 173rd largest city in Florida and the 3249th largest city in the United States. West Miami is currently growing at a rate of 7.12% annually and its population has increased by 55.67% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,965 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, West Miami has a population density of 13,098 people per square mile.

The average household income in West Miami is $73,273 with a poverty rate of 12.72%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,384 per month, and the median house value is $303,800. The median age in West Miami is 43.1 years, 41.4 years for males, and 44.4 years for females. For every 100 females there are 83.4 males.

West Miami Demographics

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

  • White: 95.43%
  • Black or African American: 2.58%
  • Two or more races: 1.18%
  • Other race: 0.81%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of West Miami, Florida is 9,286, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 8,052.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 5,965.

West Miami, Florida Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White7,03695.43%
Black or African American1902.58%
Two or More Races871.18%
Some Other Race600.81%

West Miami Population Pyramid 2020

West Miami Median Age

43.1


Total

41.4


Male

44.4


Female

West Miami Adults

There are 6,064 adults, (1,341 of whom are seniors) in West Miami.

West Miami Age Dependency

56.1

Age Dependency Ratio

28.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

27.7

Child Dependency Ratio

West Miami Sex Ratio

Female

4,021

54.54%

Male

3,352

45.46%

West Miami Households and Families

West Miami Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

West Miami Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married65%35%
All57.3%42.7%
Non Family55.4%44.6%
Male48.2%51.8%
Female47.8%52.2%

57.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,4523.0157.3
Married1,0413.7165
Non Family7071.355.4
Female5343.647.8
Male1703.9648.2

3.55

Average Family Size

3.01

Average Household Size

4.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

1.5%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

West Miami Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4007.14%
9th to 12th Grade4067.25%
High School Graduate1,65029.46%
Some College84115.02%
Associates Degree64611.54%
Bachelors Degree1,13520.27%
Graduate Degree5229.32%

West Miami Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic5,2864,4871,524
White26826187
Black190190100
Multiple Races715819
Other Race442313

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 black people with a rate of 52.63%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,270$33,839$32,727
Less Than High School$20,367$21,375$14,880
High School Grad$26,828$26,525$29,375
Some College$29,973$28,640$32,127
Bachelors Degree$57,747$81,174$43,750
Graduate Degree$75,625$85,195$53,750

$33,270

Average Earnings

$33,839

Average Male

$32,727

Average Female

West Miami Language

West Miami Language by Age

West Miami Language

12.76% of West Miami residents speak only English, while 87.24% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 86.42% of the population.

West Miami Poverty

West Miami Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic6,86587212.70%
White4625712.34%
Black19094.74%

12.72%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.16%

Male Poverty Rate

12.36%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in West Miami

The race most likely to be in poverty in West Miami is Hispanic, with 12.70% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in West Miami is Black, with 4.74% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.46%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.30%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.34%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School31.76%
Bachelors or Greater14.91%
High School10.24%
Some College6.52%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed33.66%
Male Unemployed30.95%
Female Employed9.42%
Male Employed6.63%

West Miami Income

West Miami Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$48,418$73,273
Families$54,194$79,147
Married Families$84,688-
Non Families$40,925$51,953

West Miami Marital Status

West Miami Marital Status

Marriage Rates

40.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.1%

Male Marriage Rate

35.1%

Female Marriage Rate

West Miami Married by Age and Sex

West Miami 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 35-44.

West Miami Marital Status by Race

West Miami Veterans

41

Number of Veterans

41

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War17
Korea8
Second Gulf War7
Vietnam6
World War II

$West Miami Veterans by Education

24.39%

Veteran Poverty Rate

19.51%

Veteran Disability Rate

West Miami Employment Status

61.6%

Labor Force Participation

57.9%

Employment Rate

5.9%

Unemployment Rate

West Miami Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

31.91%

Born in Florida

36.46%

Native Born

63.54%

Foreign Born

23.93%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

36.46% of West Miami residents were born in the United States, with 31.91% having been born in Florida. 23.93% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20209,2866177.12%
20198,6696177.66%
20188,052-38-0.47%
20178,0906178.26%
20167,4735517.96%
20156,9226079.61%
20146,315280.45%
20136,287781.26%
20126,209741.21%
20116,1351492.49%
20105,9861230.21%
20005,8631360.23%
19905,727-349-0.59%
19806,0765821.01%
19705,4941980.37%
19605,2961,2532.74%
19504,0430.00%