|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of West Liberty is 3,826. West Liberty, Iowa is the 5,551st largest city in the US.
The peak population of West Liberty was in 2020, when its population was 3,856. In 2020, West Liberty was the 5,525th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 5,551st largest city in the US. West Liberty is currently 0.8% smaller than it was in 2020.
West Liberty has grown 14.1% since the 2000. West Liberty, Iowa is growing somewhat quickly; it is growing faster than 69% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
|5545||Coal Valley, Illinois||3,839||5.9%|
|5551||West Liberty, Iowa||3,826||14.1%|
|5552||Swansboro, North Carolina||3,825||116.5%|
|5553||Fort Gibson, Oklahoma||3,823||-5.7%|
|5555||Montgomery, New York||3,822||4.1%|
The total voting age population of West Liberty, Iowa, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 2,226. The voting age population is 56.4% male and 43.6% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 11.5% of the residents of West Liberty are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of West Liberty are 83.5% White, 7.7% Other, 3.6% Two or more races, 3.1% Asian and 2.0% Black. Additionally, 50.0% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In West Liberty, 3.3% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 1.0%. On a per-household basis, 1.1% of families are below the poverty line in West Liberty.
Among those aged 16 and older, 71.9% of West Liberty residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 73.4% of West Liberty residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 12.0% have a bachelor's degree and 3.6% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among West Liberty residents aged 5 and older, 48.8% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 45.7% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 1.7% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in West Liberty is 2.5%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In West Liberty, 10.2% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in West Liberty is $54,365.
In West Liberty, 66.9% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 33.1% of housing units in West Liberty.
Of all the housing units in West Liberty, 29.9% of them were build before 1940.
In West Liberty, 14.9% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 200 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in West Liberty is $889.
In West Liberty, 74.2% of households have an active broadband internet connection.