|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of West Elizabeth is 397. West Elizabeth, Pennsylvania is the 14,144th largest city in the US.
The peak population of West Elizabeth was in 1990, when its population was 634. In 1990, West Elizabeth was the 11,925th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 14,144th largest city in the US. West Elizabeth is currently 37.4% smaller than it was in 1990.
West Elizabeth has shrunk 29.6% since the year 2000. West Elizabeth, Pennsylvania's growth is extremely below average. 91% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|14183||Ben Avon Heights||392||0.2%|
|14139||Hobart, New York||397||2.0%|
|14142||Rockleigh, New Jersey||397||1.2%|
|14143||Stockton Bend, Texas||397|
|14144||West Elizabeth, Pennsylvania||397||-29.6%|
|14145||Centre Island, New York||396||-10.8%|
|14150||New Haven, Illinois||396||-17.1%|
The total voting age population of West Elizabeth, Pennsylvania, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 328. The voting age population is 47.0% male and 53.0% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 8.6% of the residents of West Elizabeth are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of West Elizabeth are 92.7% White and 7.3% Black. Additionally, 6.7% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In West Elizabeth, 18.9% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 20.4%. On a per-household basis, 15.9% of families are below the poverty line in West Elizabeth.
Among those aged 16 and older, 67.6% of West Elizabeth residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 90.2% of West Elizabeth residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 7.5% have a bachelor's degree and 1.0% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among West Elizabeth residents aged 5 and older, 3.3% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 3.3% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in West Elizabeth is 16.3%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In West Elizabeth, 11.7% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in West Elizabeth is $45,000.
In West Elizabeth, 64.0% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 36.0% of housing units in West Elizabeth.
Of all the housing units in West Elizabeth, 34.7% of them were build before 1940.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in West Elizabeth is $716.
In West Elizabeth, 78.5% of households have an active broadband internet connection.