West Portsmouth is a city located in Scioto County Ohio. With a 2020 population of 2,884, it is the 389th largest city in Ohio and the 9046th largest city in the United States. West Portsmouth is currently declining at a rate of -0.76% annually and its population has decreased by -1.50% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,928 in 2020. Spanning over 5 miles, West Portsmouth has a population density of 613 people per square mile.
The average household income in West Portsmouth is $49,807 with a poverty rate of 18.05%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in West Portsmouth is 39 years, 37.6 years for males, and 42.2 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of West Portsmouthwas:
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 8.34%.
100.00% of West Portsmouth residents speak only English, while 0.00% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.00% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in West Portsmouth is White, with 18.44% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in West Portsmouth is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.59%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.98%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.17%.
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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 Portsmouth
99.85% of West Portsmouth residents were born in the United States, with 88.06% having been born in Ohio. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.