Westminster, California Population 2022

91,153
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Westminster is a city located in Orange County California. With a 2020 population of 91,153, it is the 91st largest city in California and the 404th largest city in the United States. Westminster is currently growing at a rate of 0.13% annually and its population has increased by 0.27% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 90,911 in 2020. Spanning over 10 miles, Westminster has a population density of 9,080 people per square mile.

The average household income in Westminster is $89,386 with a poverty rate of 15.45%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,686 per month, and the median house value is $624,000. The median age in Westminster is 41.8 years, 40.8 years for males, and 42.7 years for females.

Westminster Demographics

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

  • Asian: 51.28%
  • White: 32.69%
  • Other race: 8.49%
  • Two or more races: 5.62%
  • Black or African American: 1.14%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.46%
  • Native American: 0.33%
The current population of Westminster, California is 91,153 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 90,911.

Westminster, California Population 2022

Population by Race

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Westminster Population by Race

Westminster Population Pyramid 2022

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Westminster Median Age

40.7


Total

40.2


Male

41.5


Female

Westminster Adults

There are 71,424 adults, (14,989 of whom are seniors) in Westminster.

Westminster Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

26.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Westminster Sex Ratio

Female

46,131

50.77%

Male

44,726

49.23%

Westminster Population by Age

Westminster Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Westminster Household Types

53.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Westminster Households and Families

3.74

Average Family Size

3.34

Average Household Size

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Westminster Households by Type

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Westminster Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Westminster Educational Attainment by Race

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 94.26%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 32.07%.

Westminster Educational Attainment by Race

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$35,978

Average Earnings

$40,008

Average Male

$31,578

Average Female

Westminster Earnings by Educational Attainment

Westminster Language by Age

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Westminster Language

36.10% of Westminster residents speak only English, while 63.90% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 45.38% of the population.

Westminster Language

Westminster Poverty by Race

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15.45%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.02%

Male Poverty Rate

16.84%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Westminster

The race most likely to be in poverty in Westminster is Islander, with 30.94% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.45%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.94%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.48%.

Westminster Poverty

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Westminster Poverty Rate by Education

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Westminster Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Westminster Income by Household Type

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Income by Household Type

Westminster Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

50.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.0%

Male Marriage Rate

49.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Westminster Married by Age and Sex

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Westminster 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 45-54.

Westminster Marital Status by Race

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Westminster Marital Status

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2,846

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Westminster Veterans by War

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Westminster Veterans by Age

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Westminster Veterans by Race

Westminster Veterans by Education

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6.05%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.97%

Veteran Disability Rate

Westminster Veterans by Education

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60.8%

Labor Force Participation

56.5%

Employment Rate

6.9%

Unemployment Rate

Westminster Employment by Age

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Westminster Employment by Race

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Westminster 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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44.42%

Born in Westminster

55.12%

Native Born

44.88%

Foreign Born

12.27%

Non Citizen

32.61%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

55.12% of Westminster residents were born in the United States, with 44.42% having been born in California. 12.27% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Westminster Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected

Westminster Population by Year