Westville, Indiana Population 2021

5,928
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Westville is a city located in Indiana. With a 2020 population of 5,928, it is the 111th largest city in Indiana and the 4321st largest city in the United States . Westville is currently growing at a rate of 0.53% annually and its population has increased by 1.28% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,853 in 2010. Westville reached it's highest population of 6,248 in 2012. Spanning over 3 miles, Westville has a population density of 1,823 people per square mile.

The average household income in Westville is $68,280 with a poverty rate of 16.64%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $583 per month, and the median house value is $129,100. The median age in Westville is 36.2 years, 35.8 years for males, and 41.2 years for females.

Westville Demographics

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

  • White: 72.59%
  • Black or African American: 25.00%
  • Two or more races: 1.76%
  • Asian: 0.38%
  • Other race: 0.19%
  • Native American: 0.09%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Westville, Indiana is 5,928 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 5,835.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 5,853.

Westville, Indiana Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,24572.59%
Black or African American1,46225.00%
Two or More Races1031.76%
Asian220.38%
Some Other Race110.19%
American Indian and Alaska Native50.09%
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Westville Population by Race

Westville Population Pyramid $2021

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Westville Median Age

36.2


Total

35.8


Male

41.2


Female

Westville Adults

There are 5,503 adults, (282 of whom are seniors) in Westville.

Westville Age Dependency

12

Age Dependency Ratio

5.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

6.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Westville Sex Ratio

Female

829

14.18%

Male

5,019

85.82%

Westville Population by Age

Westville Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Westville Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.4%11.6%
Male88%12%
All83.4%16.6%
Non Family79.1%20.9%
Female78.8%21.2%

83.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Westville Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6552.3383.4
Married2773.388.4
Non Family2541.1979.1
Female992.4378.8
Male252.6888

2.93

Average Family Size

2.33

Average Household Size

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Westville Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1713.58%
9th to 12th Grade86318.07%
High School Graduate2,46451.60%
Some College73915.48%
Associates Degree2906.07%
Bachelors Degree2264.73%
Graduate Degree220.46%
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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
White3,1942,630207
Black1,25787832
Hispanic3292232
2+ Races4032
Asian15157
Other Race86
Native American55

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 46.67%.

Westville Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,273$19,819$33,516
Less Than 9th Grade$17,950$18,450$
High School Graduate$17,091$16,823$23,333
Some College$36,071$37,891$35,486
Bachelors Degree$52,250$53,750$46,667
Graduate Degree$$$48,250

$26,273

Average Earnings

$19,819

Average Male

$33,516

Average Female

Westville Earnings by Educational Attainment

Westville Language by Age

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Westville Language

96.15% of Westville residents speak only English, while 3.85% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.04% of the population.

Westville Language

Westville Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,44822115.26%
Hispanic412151.22%
Multiple66100.00%
Black18527.78%

16.64%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.77%

Male Poverty Rate

17.37%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Westville

The race most likely to be in poverty in Westville is Multiple, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Westville is White, with 15.26% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.75%. Among those working part-time, it was 29.74%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.59%.

Westville Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade56.45%
High School14.33%
Some College5.09%
Bachelors or Greater1.20%

Westville Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed11.70%
Female Employed11.11%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Westville Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Westville Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$50,031$68,280
Families$64,911$85,237
Married Families$74,750-
Non Families$30,536$36,498
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Income by Household Type

Westville Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

21.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

17.6%

Male Marriage Rate

50.2%

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 Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Westville Marital Status by Race

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Westville Marital Status

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307

Number of Veterans

266

Male Veterans

41

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War118
First Gulf War85
Vietnam75
World War II
Korea

Westville Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 54180
65 to 7470
18 to 3433
55 to 6417
75+7

Westville Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2867.33%
Black211.44%
Hispanic51.37%

Westville Veterans by Race

Westville Veterans by Education

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2.24%

Veteran Poverty Rate

15.67%

Veteran Disability Rate

Westville Veterans by Education

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14.8%

Labor Force Participation

14%

Employment Rate

5.5%

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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67.46%

Born in Westville

97.98%

Native Born

2.02%

Foreign Born

0.79%

Non Citizen

1.23%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.98% of Westville residents were born in the United States, with 67.46% having been born in Indiana. 0.79% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Westville Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20215,928310.53%
20205,897310.53%
20195,866310.53%
20185,8351282.24%
20175,707-155-2.64%
20165,862-76-1.28%
20155,938-305-4.89%
20146,243570.92%
20136,186-62-0.99%
20126,2481141.86%
20116,1341262.10%
20106,0080.00%

Westville Population by Year