Westville, Illinois Population 2021

2,865
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Westville is a city located in Vermilion County Illinois. With a 2020 population of 2,865, it is the 422nd largest city in Illinois and the 6386th largest city in the United States . Westville is currently declining at a rate of -1.38% annually and its population has decreased by -10.52% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,202 in 2010. Westville reached it's highest population of 4,241 in 1920. Spanning over 2 miles, Westville has a population density of 1,707 people per square mile.

The average household income in Westville is $59,298 with a poverty rate of 14.95%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $592 per month, and the median house value is $76,700. The median age in Westville is 36.3 years, 33 years for males, and 36.6 years for females.

Westville Demographics

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

  • White: 94.28%
  • Two or more races: 2.11%
  • Black or African American: 1.74%
  • Native American: 1.37%
  • Asian: 0.50%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Westville, Illinois is 2,865 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,985.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 3,202.

Westville, Illinois Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,03594.28%
Two or More Races682.11%
Black or African American561.74%
American Indian and Alaska Native441.37%
Asian160.50%
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Westville Population by Race

Westville Population Pyramid $2021

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Westville Median Age

36.3


Total

33


Male

36.6


Female

Westville Adults

There are 2,246 adults, (521 of whom are seniors) in Westville.

Westville Age Dependency

86.6

Age Dependency Ratio

30.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

56.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Westville Sex Ratio

Female

1,792

55.67%

Male

1,427

44.33%

Westville Population by Age

Westville Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Westville Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family84.4%15.6%
Married81.6%18.4%
All76.9%23.1%
Female67.9%32.1%
Male53.4%46.6%

76.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Westville Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,2572.5676.9
Married5483.0381.6
Non Family365084.4
Female1963.0867.9
Male1483.9753.4

2.94

Average Family Size

2.56

Average Household Size

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Westville Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1015.00%
9th to 12th Grade864.26%
High School Graduate87543.30%
Some College37118.36%
Associates Degree29714.70%
Bachelors Degree21710.74%
Graduate Degree743.66%
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Westville Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Westville Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,9091,749258
2+ Races3325
Black323217
Native American19
Asian161616
Hispanic1212

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 asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Westville Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,063$46,196$26,943
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$28,587$38,750$24,815
Some College$28,125$46,618$26,250
Bachelors Degree$46,313$54,531$45,500
Graduate Degree$$$

$32,063

Average Earnings

$46,196

Average Male

$26,943

Average Female

Westville Earnings by Educational Attainment

Westville Language by Age

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Westville Language

98.64% of Westville residents speak only English, while 1.36% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.73% of the population.

Westville Language

Westville Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,88439613.73%
Hispanic704158.57%
Multiple683044.12%
Black561526.79%

14.95%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.91%

Male Poverty Rate

12.61%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Westville

The race most likely to be in poverty in Westville is Hispanic, with 58.57% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Westville is White, with 13.73% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.33%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.89%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.08%.

Westville Poverty

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Name Poverty
Some College18.56%
Less Than 9th Grade17.65%
High School5.14%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Westville Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed39.29%
Female Employed7.54%
Male Employed2.74%

Westville Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Westville Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$47,014$59,298
Families$55,313$69,068
Married Families$71,019-
Non Families$31,036$33,668
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Income by Household Type

Westville Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

48.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.5%

Male Marriage Rate

44.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Westville Married by Age and Sex

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Westville 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.

Westville Marital Status by Race

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Westville Marital Status

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173

Number of Veterans

145

Male Veterans

28

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam67
Korea27
First Gulf War27
Second Gulf War19
World War II7

Westville Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7458
75+47
35 to 5427
55 to 6422
18 to 3419

Westville Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1707.98%
2+ Races39.09%

Westville Veterans by Race

Westville Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.57%

Veteran Disability Rate

Westville Veterans by Education

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55.7%

Labor Force Participation

53.3%

Employment Rate

4.3%

Unemployment Rate

Westville Employment by Age

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Westville Employment by Race

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Westville 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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89.97%

Born in Westville

98.66%

Native Born

1.34%

Foreign Born

0.84%

Non Citizen

0.50%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.66% of Westville residents were born in the United States, with 89.97% having been born in Illinois. 0.84% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Westville Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20212,865-40-1.38%
20202,905-40-1.36%
20192,945-40-1.34%
20182,985-51-1.68%
20173,036-30-0.98%
20163,066-28-0.90%
20153,094-31-0.99%
20143,125-35-1.11%
20133,160-14-0.44%
20123,174-21-0.66%
20113,195-8-0.25%
20103,203280.09%
20003,175-212-0.64%
19903,387-186-0.53%
19803,573-82-0.23%
19703,6551580.44%
19603,4973010.90%
19503,196-250-0.75%
19403,446-455-1.23%
19303,901-340-0.83%
19204,2411,6344.99%
19102,6070.00%

Westville Population by Year