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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of West is 146. West, Mississippi is the 17,358th largest city in the US.
The peak population of West was in 2000, when its population was 219. In 2000, West was the 16,651st largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 17,358th largest city in the US. West is currently 33.3% smaller than it was in 2000.
West has shrunk 33.3% since the year 2000. West, Mississippi's growth is extremely below average. 83% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|17354||Makoti, North Dakota||146||0.6%|
|17355||Mesic, North Carolina||146||-42.9%|
|17357||Sellers, South Carolina||146||-47.2%|
The total voting age population of West, Mississippi, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 102. The voting age population is 42.2% male and 57.8% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 31.9% of the residents of West are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of West are 61.3% White, 37.0% Black and 1.7% Two or more races.
In West, 11.8% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 41.2%. On a per-household basis, 15.8% of families are below the poverty line in West.
Among those aged 16 and older, 54.9% of West residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 97.0% of West residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 33.0% have a bachelor's degree and 3.0% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among West residents aged 5 and older, 0.0% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
In West, 30.4% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in West is $46,250.
In West, 81.1% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 18.9% of housing units in West.
Of all the housing units in West, 37.9% of them were build before 1940.
In West, 6.9% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in West is $-1,333,333,334.
In West, 73.6% of households have an active broadband internet connection.