Westwood, Kansas Population 2020

1,646

Westwood is a city located in Kansas. With a 2020 population of 1,646, it is the 140th largest city in Kansas and the 8369th largest city in the United States. Westwood is currently declining at a rate of -0.24% annually but its population has increased by 9.30% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,506 in 2010. Westwood reached it's highest population of 1,666 in 2015. Spanning over 0 miles, Westwood has a population density of 4,002 people per square mile.

The average household income in Westwood is $106,484 with a poverty rate of 2.96%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,617 per month, and the median house value is $238,000. The median age in Westwood is 36.5 years, 40.7 years for males, and 34.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 90.2 males.

Westwood Demographics

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

  • White: 90.21%
  • Asian: 6.28%
  • Two or more races: 2.34%
  • Black or African American: 0.92%
  • Other race: 0.25%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Westwood, Kansas is 1,646, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,654.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,506.

Westwood, Kansas Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,46590.21%
Asian1026.28%
Two or More Races382.34%
Black or African American150.92%
Some Other Race40.25%

Westwood Population Pyramid 2020

Westwood Median Age

36.5


Total

40.7


Male

34.3


Female

Westwood Adults

There are 1,246 adults, (230 of whom are seniors) in Westwood.

Westwood Age Dependency

59.8

Age Dependency Ratio

22.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Westwood Sex Ratio

Female

854

52.59%

Male

770

47.41%

Westwood Households and Families

Westwood Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Westwood Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female100%0%
Male93.9%6.1%
Married90%10%
All84.6%15.4%
Non Family74.1%25.9%

84.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6842.3784.6
Married3303.0190
Non Family2661.3574.1
Male492.6593.9
Female393.67100

2.97

Average Family Size

2.37

Average Household Size

9.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Westwood Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade100.90%
9th to 12th Grade232.07%
High School Graduate988.82%
Some College15714.13%
Associates Degree423.78%
Bachelors Degree40536.45%
Graduate Degree37633.84%

Westwood Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White974964726
Hispanic604814
Asian545130
Black1577
Multiple Races12128
Other Race44

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 74.54%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$56,324$70,167$50,568
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$31,563$$40,625
Some College$37,500$32,083$42,292
Bachelors Degree$61,786$77,222$50,000
Graduate Degree$73,438$77,273$61,406

$56,324

Average Earnings

$70,167

Average Male

$50,568

Average Female

Westwood Language

Westwood Language by Age

Westwood Language

91.22% of Westwood residents speak only English, while 8.78% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 3.39% of the population.

Westwood Poverty

Westwood Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,348443.26%
Asian10243.92%

2.96%

Overall Poverty Rate

1.82%

Male Poverty Rate

3.98%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Westwood

The race most likely to be in poverty in Westwood is Asian, with 3.92% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Westwood is White, with 3.26% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.66%. Among those working part-time, it was 3.93%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 7.49%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School9.09%
Some College7.04%
High School3.06%
Bachelors or Greater2.69%
Name Poverty
Female Employed3.40%
Male Employed1.66%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Westwood Income

Westwood Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$82,500$106,484
Families$102,250$123,967
Married Families$109,722-
Non Families$57,778$74,613

Westwood Marital Status

Westwood Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.8%

Male Marriage Rate

49.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Westwood Married by Age and Sex

Westwood 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.

Westwood Marital Status by Race

Westwood Veterans

80

Number of Veterans

76

Male Veterans

4

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam23
World War II12
First Gulf War11
Korea9
Second Gulf War8

$Westwood Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

42.50%

Veteran Disability Rate

Westwood Employment Status

71.5%

Labor Force Participation

68.5%

Employment Rate

3.9%

Unemployment Rate

Westwood 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

39.59%

Born in Kansas

93.66%

Native Born

6.34%

Foreign Born

1.91%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

93.66% of Westwood residents were born in the United States, with 39.59% having been born in Kansas. 1.91% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20201,646-4-0.24%
20191,650-4-0.24%
20181,654-2-0.12%
20171,656-4-0.24%
20161,660-6-0.36%
20151,6661378.96%
20141,529-2-0.13%
20131,53170.46%
20121,52460.40%
20111,518100.66%
20101,5080.00%