|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of West Hollywood is 34,938. West Hollywood, California is the 1,140th largest city in the US.
West Hollywood is located entirely in Los Angeles County.
The peak population of West Hollywood was in 2000, when its population was 35,874. In 2000, West Hollywood was the 897th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 1,140th largest city in the US. West Hollywood is currently 2.6% smaller than it was in 2000.
West Hollywood has shrunk 2.6% since the year 2000. West Hollywood, California's growth is extremely below average. 88% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
West Hollywood has a population density of 18,229.5 people per square mile. West Hollywood has the 7th highest population density in California.
|1139||San Juan Capistrano||34,955||3.1%|
|1134||Fair Lawn, New Jersey||35,159||11.1%|
|1135||Watertown Town, Massachusetts||35,149|
|1137||College Park, Maryland||35,110||42.0%|
|1139||San Juan Capistrano, California||34,955||3.1%|
|1140||West Hollywood, California||34,938||-2.6%|
|1141||University Place, Washington||34,900||16.2%|
|1142||Monroe, North Carolina||34,888||27.3%|
|1143||Long Beach, New York||34,778||-1.9%|
|1144||Butte-Silver Bow, Montana||34,768||2.8%|
|1146||Randolph Town, Massachusetts||34,715|
The total voting age population of West Hollywood, California, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 31,652. The voting age population is 56.1% male and 43.9% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 14.8% of the residents of West Hollywood are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of West Hollywood are 80.9% White, 5.8% Two or more races, 5.7% Asian, 3.6% Black, 3.4% Other, 0.3% American Indian and 0.3% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander. Additionally, 10.3% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In West Hollywood, 11.7% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 4.3%. On a per-household basis, 1.6% of families are below the poverty line in West Hollywood.
Among those aged 16 and older, 78.8% of West Hollywood residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 97.6% of West Hollywood residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 62.2% have a bachelor's degree and 18.8% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among West Hollywood residents aged 5 and older, 27.2% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 6.4% of residents speak Spanish at home, 16.1% speak an Indo-European language, and 3.2% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in West Hollywood is 5.3%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In West Hollywood, 4.6% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in West Hollywood is $74,044.
In West Hollywood, 19.1% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 80.9% of housing units in West Hollywood.
Of all the housing units in West Hollywood, 16.3% of them were build before 1940.
In West Hollywood, 6.0% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 1,500 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in West Hollywood is $1,664.
In West Hollywood, 89.8% of households have an active broadband internet connection.