Westport, Indiana Population 2021

1,392
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Westport is a city located in Decatur County Indiana. With a 2020 population of 1,392, it is the 260th largest city in Indiana and the 9000th largest city in the United States . Westport is currently declining at a rate of -1.14% annually but its population has increased by 0.94% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,379 in 2010. Westport reached it's highest population of 1,440 in 2018. Spanning over 1 miles, Westport has a population density of 1,210 people per square mile.

The average household income in Westport is $60,636 with a poverty rate of 5.71%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $804 per month, and the median house value is $96,000. The median age in Westport is 40.7 years, 41.1 years for males, and 40.5 years for females.

Westport Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Westport was:

  • White: 97.80%
  • Two or more races: 1.30%
  • Asian: 0.89%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Westport, Indiana is 1,392 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,440.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,379.

Westport, Indiana Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,20397.80%
Two or More Races161.30%
Asian110.89%
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Westport Population by Race

Westport Population Pyramid $2021

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Westport Median Age

40.7


Total

41.1


Male

40.5


Female

Westport Adults

There are 962 adults, (254 of whom are seniors) in Westport.

Westport Age Dependency

73.7

Age Dependency Ratio

35.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Westport Sex Ratio

Female

671

54.55%

Male

559

45.45%

Westport Population by Age

Westport Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Westport Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male85.7%14.3%
Married73.4%26.6%
All61.8%38.2%
Female50.8%49.2%
Non Family44.2%55.8%

61.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Westport Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5182.3761.8
Married2782.8973.4
Non Family1651.2244.2
Female612.850.8
Male143.8685.7

2.86

Average Family Size

2.37

Average Household Size

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Westport Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade283.36%
9th to 12th Grade566.72%
High School Graduate40248.26%
Some College15518.61%
Associates Degree8910.68%
Bachelors Degree647.68%
Graduate Degree394.68%
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Westport Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Westport Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White80171798
Asian1111
2+ Races11115
Hispanic1010

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 45.45%.

Westport Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,816$45,313$27,028
Less Than 9th Grade$$32,917$
High School Graduate$34,464$48,667$26,484
Some College$31,071$45,417$27,328
Bachelors Degree$$$27,813
Graduate Degree$42,500$39,722$43,333

$33,816

Average Earnings

$45,313

Average Male

$27,028

Average Female

Westport Earnings by Educational Attainment

Westport Language by Age

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Westport Language

96.37% of Westport residents speak only English, while 3.63% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.63% of the population.

Westport Language

Westport Poverty by Race

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5.71%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.40%

Male Poverty Rate

4.32%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Westport

The race most likely to be in poverty in Westport is White, with 5.99% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Westport is White, with 5.99% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.24%. Among those working part-time, it was 6.47%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.36%.

Westport Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade11.90%
High School8.71%
Bachelors or Greater3.88%
Some College2.46%

Westport Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed2.68%
Female Employed1.16%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Westport Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Westport Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$43,182$60,636
Families$60,125$74,135
Married Families$65,278-
Non Families$22,344$28,732
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Income by Household Type

Westport Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

55.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.6%

Male Marriage Rate

52.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Westport Married by Age and Sex

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Westport 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.

Westport Marital Status by Race

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Westport Marital Status

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92

Number of Veterans

92

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam38
First Gulf War23
Second Gulf War16
Korea8
World War II3

Westport Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+26
65 to 7426
35 to 5423
55 to 6416
18 to 341

Westport Veterans by Age

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Westport Veterans by Race

Westport Veterans by Education

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20.65%

Veteran Poverty Rate

59.78%

Veteran Disability Rate

Westport Veterans by Education

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59.9%

Labor Force Participation

56.7%

Employment Rate

5.4%

Unemployment Rate

Westport Employment by Age

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Westport Employment by Race

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Westport 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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80.24%

Born in Westport

98.70%

Native Born

1.30%

Foreign Born

0.41%

Non Citizen

0.89%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.70% of Westport residents were born in the United States, with 80.24% having been born in Indiana. 0.41% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Westport Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20211,392-16-1.14%
20201,408-16-1.12%
20191,424-16-1.11%
20181,44050.35%
20171,43530.21%
20161,432120.85%
20151,420-4-0.28%
20141,424140.99%
20131,410110.79%
20121,39980.58%
20111,39140.29%
20101,3870.00%

Westport Population by Year