Westwego is a city located in Louisiana. With a 2020 population of 8,360, it is the 44th largest city in Louisiana and the 3497th largest city in the United States. Westwego is currently declining at a rate of -0.41% annually and its population has decreased by -2.04% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 8,534 in 2010. Westwego reached it's highest population of 12,663 in 1980. Spanning over 4 miles, Westwego has a population density of 2,683 people per square mile.
The average household income in Westwego is $45,614 with a poverty rate of 28.49%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $905 per month, and the median house value is $125,500. The median age in Westwego is 41.3 years, 37.5 years for males, and 43.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 79.7 males.