West Springfield, Virginia Population 2021

24,223
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West Springfield is a city located in Virginia. West Springfield has a 2020 population of 24,223. West Springfield is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 7.85% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 22,460 in 2010. West Springfield reached it's highest population of in .

The average household income in West Springfield is $142,371 with a poverty rate of 3.07%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $2,131 per month, and the median house value is $472,000. The median age in West Springfield is 40 years, 37.7 years for males, and 42.2 years for females.

West Springfield Demographics

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

  • White: 64.95%
  • Asian: 16.54%
  • Black or African American: 8.80%
  • Two or more races: 5.18%
  • Other race: 4.31%
  • Native American: 0.22%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of West Springfield, Virginia is 24,223 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 24,223.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 22,460.

West Springfield, Virginia Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White15,73364.95%
Asian4,00716.54%
Black or African American2,1318.80%
Two or More Races1,2555.18%
Some Other Race1,0434.31%
American Indian and Alaska Native540.22%
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West Springfield Population by Race

West Springfield Population Pyramid $2021

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West Springfield Median Age

40


Total

37.7


Male

42.2


Female

West Springfield Adults

There are 18,404 adults, (3,500 of whom are seniors) in West Springfield.

West Springfield Age Dependency

62.5

Age Dependency Ratio

23.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39

Child Dependency Ratio

West Springfield Sex Ratio

Female

12,211

50.41%

Male

12,012

49.59%

West Springfield Population by Age

West Springfield Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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West Springfield Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female69.1%30.9%
Male74.8%25.2%
All80.6%19.4%
Non Family80.8%19.2%
Married82.9%17.1%

80.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

West Springfield Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8,3842.8980.6
Married5,0043.5182.9
Non Family2,1091.1880.8
Female8743.2869.1
Male3973.2174.8

3.38

Average Family Size

2.89

Average Household Size

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West Springfield Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4312.62%
9th to 12th Grade4732.87%
High School Graduate2,05112.45%
Some College2,13012.93%
Associates Degree1,2087.33%
Bachelors Degree5,23331.77%
Graduate Degree4,94430.02%
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West Springfield Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

West Springfield Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White9,2089,1026,385
Asian2,9692,4691,583
Hispanic2,3822,1521,068
Black1,4121,3491,010
Other Race673621232
2+ Races522517170
Native American545410

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 71.53%.

West Springfield Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$67,827$86,250$54,557
Less Than 9th Grade$16,653$23,776$15,352
High School Graduate$31,504$31,736$30,871
Some College$41,609$50,045$33,538
Bachelors Degree$76,830$96,617$61,152
Graduate Degree$104,103$122,204$80,175

$67,827

Average Earnings

$86,250

Average Male

$54,557

Average Female

West Springfield Earnings by Educational Attainment

West Springfield Language by Age

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West Springfield Language

63.60% of West Springfield residents speak only English, while 36.40% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 12.95% of the population.

West Springfield Language

West Springfield Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White13,1732832.15%
Hispanic3,7681694.49%
Asian4,0071213.02%
Black2,1311155.40%
Other1,043625.94%
Multiple1,255554.38%

3.07%

Overall Poverty Rate

3.12%

Male Poverty Rate

3.03%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in West Springfield

The race most likely to be in poverty in West Springfield is Other, with 5.94% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in West Springfield is White, with 2.15% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.75%. Among those working part-time, it was 4.57%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 6.80%.

West Springfield Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade8.63%
High School6.34%
Bachelors or Greater1.90%
Some College1.71%

West Springfield Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed13.06%
Female Unemployed10.84%
Female Employed1.92%
Male Employed1.67%

West Springfield Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

West Springfield Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$129,936$142,371
Families$148,352$157,637
Married Families$160,347-
Non Families$86,550$91,117
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Income by Household Type

West Springfield Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

55.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.8%

Male Marriage Rate

52.6%

Female Marriage Rate

West Springfield Married by Age and Sex

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West Springfield Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

West Springfield Marital Status by Race

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West Springfield Marital Status

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2,178

Number of Veterans

1,766

Male Veterans

412

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War1,166
Second Gulf War970
Vietnam626
Korea64
World War II18

West Springfield Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 54887
65 to 74436
55 to 64418
75+271
18 to 34166

West Springfield Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,64814.10%
Black32621.02%
2+ Races14722.72%
Hispanic1405.34%
Asian471.39%
Native American1018.52%

West Springfield Veterans by Race

West Springfield Veterans by Education

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1.06%

Veteran Poverty Rate

13.50%

Veteran Disability Rate

West Springfield Veterans by Education

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69.3%

Labor Force Participation

65.9%

Employment Rate

2.4%

Unemployment Rate

West Springfield Employment by Age

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West Springfield Employment by Race

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West Springfield 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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26.87%

Born in West Springfield

75.42%

Native Born

24.58%

Foreign Born

6.56%

Non Citizen

18.02%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

75.42% of West Springfield residents were born in the United States, with 26.87% having been born in Virginia. 6.56% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

West Springfield Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202124,2230.00%
202024,2230.00%
201924,2231,0214.40%
201823,202960.42%
201723,106780.34%
201623,0281310.57%
201522,897-59-0.26%
201422,956-92-0.40%
201323,0482601.14%
201222,7887243.28%
201122,064-396-1.76%
201022,4600.00%

West Springfield Population by Year