West Park, Florida Population 2020

15,285

West Park is a city located in Florida. With a 2020 population of 15,285, it is the 136th largest city in Florida and the 2275th largest city in the United States. West Park is currently growing at a rate of 0.57% annually and its population has increased by 7.98% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 14,156 in 2010. Spanning over 2 miles, West Park has a population density of 6,954 people per square mile.

The average household income in West Park is $56,104 with a poverty rate of 18.82%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,292 per month, and the median house value is $162,800. The median age in West Park is 36.2 years, 32.9 years for males, and 37.4 years for females. For every 100 females there are 95.3 males.

West Park Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 56.47%
  • White: 36.82%
  • Two or more races: 2.90%
  • Other race: 2.84%
  • Asian: 0.65%
  • Native American: 0.31%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of West Park, Florida is 15,285, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 15,113.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 14,156.

West Park, Florida Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American8,42856.47%
White5,49536.82%
Two or More Races4332.90%
Some Other Race4242.84%
Asian970.65%
American Indian and Alaska Native470.31%

West Park Population Pyramid 2020

West Park Median Age

36.2


Total

32.9


Male

37.4


Female

West Park Adults

There are 11,509 adults, (1,505 of whom are seniors) in West Park.

West Park Age Dependency

49.2

Age Dependency Ratio

15

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.1

Child Dependency Ratio

West Park Sex Ratio

Female

7,640

51.19%

Male

7,284

48.81%

West Park Households and Families

West Park Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

West Park Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married74.7%25.3%
All60.3%39.7%
Non Family55.7%44.3%
Male51.8%48.2%
Female45.8%54.2%

60.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,4183.3660.3
Married1,6994.174.7
Non Family1,2721.4255.7
Female1,0944.4545.8
Male3533.3351.8

3.98

Average Family Size

3.36

Average Household Size

7.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

West Park Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade9119.25%
9th to 12th Grade1,20512.23%
High School Graduate3,03630.81%
Some College2,25322.87%
Associates Degree1,21012.28%
Bachelors Degree8889.01%
Graduate Degree3503.55%

West Park Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black5,3384,356630
Hispanic3,0652,174353
White1,4681,209270
Multiple Races30127460
Other Race28121236
Asian977116
Native American3813

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 91.03%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 19.93%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,380$27,204$24,463
Less Than High School$17,938$19,750$17,679
High School Grad$26,079$26,667$21,234
Some College$25,252$31,346$23,519
Bachelors Degree$41,263$37,813$45,446
Graduate Degree$29,393$$28,474

$26,380

Average Earnings

$27,204

Average Male

$24,463

Average Female

West Park Language

West Park Language by Age

West Park Language

60.15% of West Park residents speak only English, while 39.85% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 29.17% of the population.

West Park Poverty

West Park Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black8,3891,75320.90%
Hispanic4,18382119.63%
White2,2301677.49%
Multiple43310023.09%
Other424409.43%
Native471327.66%

18.82%

Overall Poverty Rate

19.43%

Male Poverty Rate

18.23%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in West Park

The race most likely to be in poverty in West Park is Native, with 27.66% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in West Park is White, with 7.49% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.61%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.40%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.23%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School28.88%
Some College14.70%
High School14.27%
Bachelors or Greater4.85%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed26.01%
Female Unemployed20.58%
Male Employed14.19%
Female Employed7.77%

West Park Income

West Park Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$42,500$56,104
Families$49,588$61,208
Married Families$68,304-
Non Families$28,900$36,281

West Park Marital Status

West Park Marital Status

Marriage Rates

34.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

36.1%

Male Marriage Rate

32.3%

Female Marriage Rate

West Park Married by Age and Sex

West Park Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

West Park Marital Status by Race

West Park Veterans

217

Number of Veterans

167

Male Veterans

50

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Korea44
Vietnam40
Second Gulf War14
World War II
First Gulf War
Age Group Veterans
35 to 5460
75+59
65 to 7448
55 to 6436
18 to 3414
Name Veterans % of Total
Black1442.23%
White731.71%
Hispanic300.88%

$West Park Veterans by Education

6.91%

Veteran Poverty Rate

39.63%

Veteran Disability Rate

West Park Employment Status

68.7%

Labor Force Participation

64.1%

Employment Rate

6.6%

Unemployment Rate

West Park 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

53.56%

Born in Florida

71.61%

Native Born

28.39%

Foreign Born

14.07%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

71.61% of West Park residents were born in the United States, with 53.56% having been born in Florida. 14.07% 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
202015,285860.57%
201915,199860.57%
201815,113710.47%
201715,042860.58%
201614,9561120.75%
201514,8441390.95%
201414,705930.64%
201314,6121140.79%
201214,4981591.11%
201114,3392461.75%
201014,0930.00%