Westport, North Carolina Population 2020

4,119

Westport is a city located in North Carolina. Westport has a 2020 population of 4,119. Westport is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 2.31% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,026 in 2010. Westport reached it's highest population of 4,119 in 2018.

The average household income in Westport is $161,694 with a poverty rate of 4.13%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,608 per month, and the median house value is $466,800. The median age in Westport is 45.3 years, 45.2 years for males, and 45.4 years for females. For every 100 females there are 105.7 males.

Westport Demographics

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

  • White: 95.61%
  • Two or more races: 2.16%
  • Black or African American: 1.65%
  • Asian: 0.58%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Westport, North Carolina is 4,119, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,119.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,026.

Westport, North Carolina Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,93895.61%
Two or More Races892.16%
Black or African American681.65%
Asian240.58%

Westport Population Pyramid 2020

Westport Median Age

45.3


Total

45.2


Male

45.4


Female

Westport Adults

There are 3,078 adults, (629 of whom are seniors) in Westport.

Westport Age Dependency

68.2

Age Dependency Ratio

25.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Westport Sex Ratio

Female

2,002

48.60%

Male

2,117

51.40%

Westport Households and Families

Westport Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Westport Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married93.8%6.2%
All89.6%10.4%
Female86.5%13.5%
Non Family85.3%14.7%
Male0%100%

89.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,5122.7289.6
Married1,1673.0793.8
Non Family2521.1885.3
Female522.8886.5
Male412.150

3

Average Family Size

2.72

Average Household Size

3.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Westport Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade210.72%
9th to 12th Grade712.44%
High School Graduate51317.62%
Some College51017.52%
Associates Degree2057.04%
Bachelors Degree1,01734.94%
Graduate Degree57419.72%

Westport Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,8492,7571,535
Black323232
Asian242424
Hispanic66

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$71,413$97,125$53,750
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$36,667$49,271$6,023
Some College$58,125$71,281$38,274
Bachelors Degree$95,682$100,600$86,458
Graduate Degree$132,743$133,689$102,885

$71,413

Average Earnings

$97,125

Average Male

$53,750

Average Female

Westport Language

Westport Language by Age

Westport Language

98.28% of Westport residents speak only English, while 1.72% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.77% of the population.

Westport Poverty

Westport Poverty by Race

4.13%

Overall Poverty Rate

3.64%

Male Poverty Rate

4.65%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Westport

The race most likely to be in poverty in Westport is White, with 4.32% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Westport is White, with 4.32% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.43%. Among those working part-time, it was 3.59%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 8.47%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School8.70%
High School7.80%
Some College5.45%
Bachelors or Greater2.01%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed23.26%
Male Employed2.61%
Female Employed1.66%

Westport Income

Westport Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$123,250$161,694
Families$143,056$176,783
Married Families$144,028-
Non Families$62,024$83,761

Westport Marital Status

Westport Marital Status

Marriage Rates

72.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

71.7%

Male Marriage Rate

73.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Westport Married by Age and Sex

Westport Marriage

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

Westport Marital Status by Race

Westport Veterans

228

Number of Veterans

180

Male Veterans

48

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam97
First Gulf War74
Second Gulf War20
Korea18
World War II
Age Group Veterans
65 to 7479
35 to 5466
75+54
55 to 6429
18 to 34

$Westport Veterans by Education

8.77%

Veteran Poverty Rate

19.30%

Veteran Disability Rate

Westport Employment Status

62.8%

Labor Force Participation

61.4%

Employment Rate

2.2%

Unemployment Rate

Westport Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

42.78%

Born in North Carolina

97.57%

Native Born

2.43%

Foreign Born

1.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.57% of Westport residents were born in the United States, with 42.78% having been born in North Carolina. 1.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20204,1190.00%
20194,1190.00%
20184,1191774.49%
20173,942190.48%
20163,9232155.80%
20153,708-86-2.27%
20143,794-138-3.51%
20133,9321534.05%
20123,7792476.99%
20113,532-494-12.27%
20104,0260.00%