Westlake, Ohio Population 2022

31,609
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Westlake is a city located in Cuyahoga County Ohio. Westlake has a 2020 population of 31,609. Westlake is currently declining at a rate of -0.44% annually and its population has decreased by -3.29% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 32,686 in 2010.

The average household income in Westlake is $119,845 with a poverty rate of 4.86%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,223 per month, and the median house value is $263,500. The median age in Westlake is 46.9 years, 44.1 years for males, and 49.8 years for females.

Westlake Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Westlakewas:

  • White: 88.48%
  • Asian: 4.99%
  • Two or more races: 2.98%
  • Black or African American: 2.90%
  • Other race: 0.55%
  • Native American: 0.11%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Westlake, Ohio is 31,609 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 31,609.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 32,686.

Westlake, Ohio Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White28,45088.48%
Black or African American9322.90%
American Indian and Alaska Native350.11%
Asian1,6034.99%
Some Other Race1770.55%
Two or More Races9572.98%
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Westlake Population by Race

Westlake Population Pyramid 2022

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Westlake Median Age

47


Total

43.9


Male

49.2


Female

Westlake Adults

There are 25,581 adults, (7,234 of whom are seniors) in Westlake.

Westlake Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

39.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Westlake Sex Ratio

Female

16,810

52.28%

Male

15,344

47.72%

Westlake Population by Age

Westlake Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Westlake Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.9%11.1%
All71.8%28.2%
Male67.6%32.4%
Female64.9%35.1%
Non Family52.2%47.8%

71.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Westlake Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All13,7792.2871.8
Married6,9123.188.9
Male3612.7367.6
Female8952.8164.9
Non Family5,6111.1552.2

3.01

Average Family Size

2.28

Average Household Size

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Westlake Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2791.19%
9th to 12th Grade5542.36%
High School Graduate4,14817.65%
Some College3,66715.61%
Associates Degree1,9088.12%
Bachelors Degree7,81433.26%
Graduate Degree5,12521.81%
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Westlake Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Westlake Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian1,2671,2491,110
Native American272721
Other Race898967
White20,78120,04511,164
2+ Races269269126
Black736685338
Hispanic450422196

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 asian people with a rate of 87.61%.

Westlake Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$60,838$72,837$49,638
Less Than 9th Grade$57,292$66,900$8,485
High School Graduate$33,777$40,677$30,810
Some College$45,000$54,822$27,663
Bachelors Degree$71,651$81,226$57,845
Graduate Degree$90,867$128,750$76,769

$60,838

Average Earnings

$72,837

Average Male

$49,638

Average Female

Westlake Earnings by Educational Attainment

Westlake Language by Age

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Westlake Language

86.05% of Westlake residents speak only English, while 13.95% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 5.93% of the population.

Westlake Language

Westlake Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black75822429.55%
Multiple93010210.97%
Hispanic742679.03%
Asian1,594794.96%
White27,3521,0533.85%
Other49NaN%

4.86%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.22%

Male Poverty Rate

4.52%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Westlake

The race most likely to be in poverty in Westlake is Black, with 29.55% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Westlake is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.69%. Among those working part-time, it was 6.33%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 6.84%.

Westlake Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade7.90%
High School8.07%
Some College6.39%
Bachelors or Greater2.43%

Westlake Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed2.11%
Male Unemployed14.68%
Female Employed3.60%
Female Unemployed21.01%

Westlake Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Westlake Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$92,917$131,276
Families$123,194$170,705
Married Families$137,706-
Non Families$54,507$71,727
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Income by Household Type

Westlake Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

54.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.9%

Male Marriage Rate

52.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Westlake Married by Age and Sex

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Westlake 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 45-54.

Westlake Marital Status by Race

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Westlake Marital Status

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1,749

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War360
First Gulf War397
Vietnam593
Korea73
World War II155

Westlake Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34144
35 to 54331
55 to 64233
65 to 74463
75+578

Westlake Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,6237.05%
Black12516.80%
2+ Races10.29%
Hispanic193.49%

Westlake Veterans by Race

Westlake Veterans by Education

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3.17%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.12%

Veteran Disability Rate

Westlake Veterans by Education

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63.7%

Labor Force Participation

61%

Employment Rate

4.3%

Unemployment Rate

Westlake Employment by Age

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Westlake Employment by Race

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Westlake 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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67.37%

Born in Westlake

89.11%

Native Born

10.89%

Foreign Born

3.43%

Non Citizen

7.46%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

89.11% of Westlake residents were born in the United States, with 67.37% having been born in Ohio. 3.43% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Westlake Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19401,0000.00%
196012,90611,90613.64%
197015,6892,7831.97%
198019,4833,7942.19%
199027,0187,5353.32%
200031,7194,7011.62%
201032,6869670.30%
201132,532-154-0.47%
201232,469-63-0.19%
201332,453-16-0.05%
201432,476230.07%
201532,461-15-0.05%
201632,366-95-0.29%
201732,269-97-0.30%
201832,173-96-0.30%
201932,032-141-0.44%
202031,891-141-0.44%
202131,750-141-0.44%
202231,609-141-0.44%

Westlake Population by Year