Westwood, Kentucky Population 2020

4,509
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Westwood is a city located in Kentucky. Westwood has a 2020 population of 4,509. Westwood is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -4.99% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,746 in 2010. Westwood reached it's highest population of 5,215 in 2016.

The average household income in Westwood is $49,128 with a poverty rate of 22.79%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $675 per month, and the median house value is $103,300. The median age in Westwood is 45.6 years, 42.1 years for males, and 49.2 years for females. For every 100 females there are 107.0 males.

Westwood Demographics

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

  • White: 99.29%
  • Two or more races: 0.71%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Westwood, Kentucky is 4,509, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,509.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,746.

Westwood, Kentucky Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,47799.29%
Two or More Races320.71%
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Westwood Population Pyramid 2020

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Westwood Median Age

45.6


Total

42.1


Male

49.2


Female

Westwood Adults

There are 3,629 adults, (1,018 of whom are seniors) in Westwood.

Westwood Age Dependency

72.7

Age Dependency Ratio

39

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Westwood Sex Ratio

Female

2,178

48.30%

Male

2,331

51.70%

Westwood Households and Families

Westwood Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Westwood Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female83%17%
Married82.7%17.3%
All74.5%25.5%
Non Family65.9%34.1%
Male49.3%50.7%

74.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,8802.3274.5
Married9052.982.7
Non Family6511.0665.9
Female1883.6683
Male1362.7149.3

2.94

Average Family Size

2.32

Average Household Size

0.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

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Westwood Education

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1303.78%
9th to 12th Grade1373.98%
High School Graduate1,22335.52%
Some College79923.21%
Associates Degree46013.36%
Bachelors Degree49414.35%
Graduate Degree2005.81%
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Westwood Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,3773,110694
Hispanic6666

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 20.55%.

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,000$41,328$24,831
Less Than High School$19,196$$
High School Grad$28,095$38,750$22,800
Some College$27,527$51,696$16,433
Bachelors Degree$41,025$41,125$32,143
Graduate Degree$47,386$$

$30,000

Average Earnings

$41,328

Average Male

$24,831

Average Female

Westwood Language

Westwood Language by Age

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Westwood Language

98.21% of Westwood residents speak only English, while 1.79% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.79% of the population.

Westwood Poverty

Westwood Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,26796322.57%
Multiple3232100.00%

22.79%

Overall Poverty Rate

19.90%

Male Poverty Rate

26.06%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Westwood

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Westwood is White, with 22.57% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.43%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.45%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 30.06%.

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Name Poverty
Less Than High School50.00%
High School23.43%
Some College18.01%
Bachelors or Greater7.74%
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Name Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Male Unemployed44.26%
Female Employed6.89%
Male Employed4.78%

Westwood Income

Westwood Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$38,529$49,128
Families$53,181$61,918
Married Families$70,481-
Non Families$18,882$24,000
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Westwood Marital Status

Westwood Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

51.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.1%

Male Marriage Rate

46.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Westwood Married by Age and Sex

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Westwood 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 35-44.

Westwood Marital Status by Race

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Westwood Veterans

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375

Number of Veterans

338

Male Veterans

37

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam104
First Gulf War67
Korea35
Second Gulf War15
World War II
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Age Group Veterans
75+165
35 to 54117
65 to 7452
55 to 6441
18 to 34
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Westwood Veterans by Education

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11.51%

Veteran Poverty Rate

41.10%

Veteran Disability Rate

Westwood Employment Status

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51.3%

Labor Force Participation

47.5%

Employment Rate

7.3%

Unemployment Rate

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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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69.84%

Born in Kentucky

99.27%

Native Born

0.73%

Foreign Born

0.73%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.27% of Westwood residents were born in the United States, with 69.84% having been born in Kentucky. 0.73% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20204,5090.00%
20194,5090.00%
20184,509-579-11.38%
20175,088-127-2.44%
20165,2154329.03%
20154,7831282.75%
20144,655-60-1.27%
20134,71543310.11%
20124,282-49-1.13%
20114,331-415-8.74%
20104,7460.00%