|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of West Liberty is 3,247. West Liberty, Kentucky is the 6,007th largest city in the US.
The peak population of West Liberty was in 2010, when its population was 3,435. In 2010, West Liberty was the 5,727th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 6,007th largest city in the US. West Liberty is currently 5.5% smaller than it was in 2010.
West Liberty has shrunk 0.0% since the year 2000. West Liberty, Kentucky's growth is about average. 48% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|6002||Howards Grove, Wisconsin||3,252||15.8%|
|6005||Blue Earth, Minnesota||3,248||-10.0%|
|6007||West Liberty, Kentucky||3,247||0.0%|
|6010||Mount Penn, Pennsylvania||3,243||7.4%|
The total voting age population of West Liberty, Kentucky, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 2,919. The voting age population is 74.2% male and 25.8% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 12.1% of the residents of West Liberty are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of West Liberty are 82.1% White, 11.5% Black, 3.2% Two or more races, 2.3% Asian and 0.9% Other. Additionally, 0.6% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In West Liberty, 22.1% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 30.8%. On a per-household basis, 21.3% of families are below the poverty line in West Liberty.
Among those aged 16 and older, 22.8% of West Liberty residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 77.2% of West Liberty residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 12.5% have a bachelor's degree and 7.8% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among West Liberty residents aged 5 and older, 4.8% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 1.8% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.2% speak an Indo-European language, and 2.2% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in West Liberty is 3.2%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In West Liberty, 23.6% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in West Liberty is $42,353.
In West Liberty, 51.2% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 48.8% of housing units in West Liberty.
Of all the housing units in West Liberty, 5.5% of them were build before 1940.
In West Liberty, 31.9% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 290 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in West Liberty is $451.
In West Liberty, 78.6% of households have an active broadband internet connection.