|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of West Bend is 778. West Bend, Iowa is the 11,313th largest city in the US.
The peak population of West Bend was in 1990, when its population was 951. In 1990, West Bend was the 10,022nd largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 11,313th largest city in the US. West Bend is currently 18.2% smaller than it was in 1990.
West Bend has shrunk 6.4% since the year 2000. West Bend, Iowa's growth is about average. 58% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|11307||Key Colony Beach, Florida||778||-1.1%|
|11310||Plankinton, South Dakota||778||29.4%|
|11313||West Bend, Iowa||778||-6.4%|
|11315||Bowman, South Carolina||777||-34.8%|
|11316||Cloudcroft, New Mexico||777||1.8%|
The total voting age population of West Bend, Iowa, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 534. The voting age population is 44.0% male and 56.0% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 39.9% of the residents of West Bend are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of West Bend are 96.8% White and 3.2% Other. Additionally, 10.3% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In West Bend, 7.7% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 6.9%. On a per-household basis, 8.6% of families are below the poverty line in West Bend.
Among those aged 16 and older, 51.8% of West Bend residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 96.0% of West Bend residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 16.9% have a bachelor's degree and 1.9% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among West Bend residents aged 5 and older, 8.6% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 8.3% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.3% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in West Bend is 1.7%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In West Bend, 14.0% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in West Bend is $44,091.
In West Bend, 78.0% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 22.0% of housing units in West Bend.
Of all the housing units in West Bend, 29.5% of them were build before 1940.
In West Bend, 9.2% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in West Bend is $575.
In West Bend, 72.7% of households have an active broadband internet connection.