West Point is a city located in Hancock County Illinois. With a 2020 population of 132, it is the 1249th largest city in Illinois and the 25815th largest city in the United States. West Point is currently declining at a rate of -2.94% annually and its population has decreased by -5.71% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 140 in 2020. Spanning over 0 miles, West Point has a population density of 786 people per square mile.
The average household income in West Point is $52,414 with a poverty rate of 42.01%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $317 per month, and the median house value is $35,700. The median age in West Point is 45.3 years, 41.5 years for males, and 46.8 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of West Pointwas:
97.67% of West Point residents speak only English, while 2.33% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.93% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in West Point is Asian, with 50.00% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in West Point is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 19.35%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.43%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 57.14%.
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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 Point
99.09% of West Point residents were born in the United States, with 76.71% having been born in Illinois. 0.46% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.