Westwood Lakes, Florida Population 2020

12,121
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Westwood Lakes is a city located in Florida. Westwood Lakes has a 2020 population of 12,121. Westwood Lakes is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 2.39% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 11,838 in 2010. Westwood Lakes reached it's highest population of 12,449 in 2015.

The average household income in Westwood Lakes is $70,652 with a poverty rate of 14.10%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,567 per month, and the median house value is $282,100. The median age in Westwood Lakes is 45.3 years, 42.2 years for males, and 49 years for females. For every 100 females there are 96.6 males.

Westwood Lakes Demographics

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

  • White: 94.66%
  • Asian: 1.88%
  • Black or African American: 1.46%
  • Other race: 1.45%
  • Two or more races: 0.54%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Westwood Lakes, Florida is 12,121, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 12,121.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 11,838.

Westwood Lakes, Florida Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White11,47494.66%
Asian2281.88%
Black or African American1771.46%
Some Other Race1761.45%
Two or More Races660.54%
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Westwood Lakes Population Pyramid 2020

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Westwood Lakes Median Age

45.3


Total

42.2


Male

49


Female

Westwood Lakes Adults

There are 10,168 adults, (2,379 of whom are seniors) in Westwood Lakes.

Westwood Lakes Age Dependency

55.6

Age Dependency Ratio

30.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

25.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Westwood Lakes Sex Ratio

Female

6,164

50.85%

Male

5,957

49.15%

Westwood Lakes Households and Families

Westwood Lakes Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Westwood Lakes Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family87.4%12.6%
Married78%22%
All76.3%23.7%
Female66.7%33.3%
Male64.3%35.7%

76.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,1613.876.3
Married1,6804.2678
Non Family5851.5687.4
Female5374.1266.7
Male3594.8264.3

4.16

Average Family Size

3.8

Average Household Size

2.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

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Westwood Lakes Education

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,22313.68%
9th to 12th Grade7988.93%
High School Graduate2,84031.78%
Some College92710.37%
Associates Degree7067.90%
Bachelors Degree1,76919.79%
Graduate Degree6747.54%
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Westwood Lakes Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic7,7435,7942,256
White989939144
Asian16615843
Black1585625
Other Race15713745
Multiple Races6641

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 95.18%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among hispanic people with a rate of 29.14%.

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$24,089$22,365$26,037
Less Than High School$13,848$13,859$13,750
High School Grad$22,279$23,316$18,917
Some College$30,055$30,781$27,026
Bachelors Degree$30,340$27,282$35,673
Graduate Degree$40,650$$41,525

$24,089

Average Earnings

$22,365

Average Male

$26,037

Average Female

Westwood Lakes Language

Westwood Lakes Language by Age

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Westwood Lakes Language

10.69% of Westwood Lakes residents speak only English, while 89.31% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 86.44% of the population.

Westwood Lakes Poverty

Westwood Lakes Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic10,6501,57814.82%
White1,1581038.89%
Black1773016.95%
Multiple662943.94%

14.10%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.98%

Male Poverty Rate

15.19%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Westwood Lakes

The race most likely to be in poverty in Westwood Lakes is Multiple, with 43.94% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Westwood Lakes is White, with 8.89% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.29%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.82%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.93%.

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Name Poverty
Less Than High School28.25%
High School14.01%
Some College8.94%
Bachelors or Greater7.25%
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Name Poverty
Female Unemployed18.75%
Male Unemployed18.60%
Male Employed10.15%
Female Employed4.14%

Westwood Lakes Income

Westwood Lakes Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$56,036$70,652
Families$65,522$76,348
Married Families$65,746-
Non Families$22,266$33,426
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Westwood Lakes Marital Status

Westwood Lakes Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

44.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.5%

Male Marriage Rate

44.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Westwood Lakes Married by Age and Sex

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Westwood Lakes 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 Lakes Marital Status by Race

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Westwood Lakes Veterans

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190

Number of Veterans

166

Male Veterans

24

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam88
Second Gulf War70
First Gulf War46
Korea7
World War II
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Age Group Veterans
55 to 6477
18 to 3448
75+22
35 to 5422
65 to 7421
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Name Veterans % of Total
White1751.84%
Hispanic1321.49%
2 or More812.12%
Black73.95%

Westwood Lakes Veterans by Education

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7.89%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.21%

Veteran Disability Rate

Westwood Lakes Employment Status

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61.7%

Labor Force Participation

60.4%

Employment Rate

2.2%

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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26.94%

Born in Florida

36.28%

Native Born

63.72%

Foreign Born

25.88%

Non Citizen

37.84%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

36.28% of Westwood Lakes residents were born in the United States, with 26.94% having been born in Florida. 25.88% 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
202012,1210.00%
201912,1210.00%
201812,121-152-1.24%
201712,2731541.27%
201612,119-330-2.65%
201512,4495894.97%
201411,860-425-3.46%
201312,2852251.87%
201212,0601070.90%
201111,9531150.97%
201011,8380.00%