West Portsmouth, Ohio Population 2022

2,884
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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.

West Portsmouth Demographics

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

  • White: 97.88%
  • Other race: 0.98%
  • Two or more races: 0.98%
  • Asian: 0.15%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of West Portsmouth, Ohio is 2,884 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 2,928.

West Portsmouth, Ohio Population 2022

Population by Race

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West Portsmouth Population by Race

West Portsmouth Population Pyramid 2022

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West Portsmouth Median Age

42.7


Total

45.3


Male

42.5


Female

West Portsmouth Adults

There are 2,104 adults, (523 of whom are seniors) in West Portsmouth.

West Portsmouth Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

33.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.3

Child Dependency Ratio

West Portsmouth Sex Ratio

Female

1,324

50.04%

Male

1,322

49.96%

West Portsmouth Population by Age

West Portsmouth Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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West Portsmouth Household Types

83.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

West Portsmouth Households and Families

2.87

Average Family Size

2.39

Average Household Size

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West Portsmouth Households by Type

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West Portsmouth Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

West Portsmouth Educational Attainment by Race

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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%.

West Portsmouth Educational Attainment by Race

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$32,521

Average Earnings

$38,313

Average Male

$20,993

Average Female

West Portsmouth Earnings by Educational Attainment

West Portsmouth Language by Age

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West Portsmouth Language

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.

West Portsmouth Language

West Portsmouth Poverty by Race

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18.05%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.43%

Male Poverty Rate

20.73%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in West Portsmouth

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%.

West Portsmouth Poverty

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West Portsmouth Poverty Rate by Education

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West Portsmouth Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

West Portsmouth Income by Household Type

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Income by Household Type

West Portsmouth Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

63.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.6%

Male Marriage Rate

67.7%

Female Marriage Rate

West Portsmouth Married by Age and Sex

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West Portsmouth 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 Portsmouth Marital Status by Race

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West Portsmouth Marital Status

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133

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

West Portsmouth Veterans by War

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West Portsmouth Veterans by Age

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West Portsmouth Veterans by Race

West Portsmouth Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

42.11%

Veteran Disability Rate

West Portsmouth Veterans by Education

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45%

Labor Force Participation

44.6%

Employment Rate

0.8%

Unemployment Rate

West Portsmouth Employment by Age

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West Portsmouth Employment by Race

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West Portsmouth 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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88.06%

Born in West Portsmouth

99.85%

Native Born

0.15%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.15%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

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.

West Portsmouth Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected

West Portsmouth Population by Year