|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of West View is 6,586. West View, Pennsylvania is the 4,110th largest city in the US.
West View is located entirely in Allegheny County.
The peak population of West View was in 1990, when its population was 7,725. In 1990, West View was the 2,993rd largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 4,110th largest city in the US. West View is currently 14.7% smaller than it was in 1990.
West View has shrunk 8.9% since the year 2000. West View, Pennsylvania's growth is extremely below average. 92% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
West View has a population density of 6,704 people per square mile.
|4104||Taos, New Mexico||6,595||38.8%|
|4105||Black Jack, Missouri||6,593||-3.9%|
|4107||St. John, Missouri||6,588||-3.9%|
|4109||Rockaway, New Jersey||6,587||1.8%|
|4110||West View, Pennsylvania||6,586||-8.9%|
|4112||Carolina Beach, North Carolina||6,575||28.6%|
|4114||Holly Springs, Mississippi||6,565||-17.5%|
|4115||Treasure Island, Florida||6,559||-12.1%|
|4116||Valley City, North Dakota||6,559||-3.3%|
The total voting age population of West View, Pennsylvania, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 5,180. The voting age population is 44.0% male and 56.0% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 15.1% of the residents of West View are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of West View are 95.6% White, 1.8% Black, 1.8% Two or more races, 0.3% Asian, 0.3% Other and 0.2% American Indian. Additionally, 2.0% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In West View, 5.8% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 5.2%. On a per-household basis, 2.8% of families are below the poverty line in West View.
Among those aged 16 and older, 75.1% of West View residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 94.5% of West View residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 32.6% have a bachelor's degree and 10.4% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among West View residents aged 5 and older, 4.1% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 2.4% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.3% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.4% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in West View is 5.6%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In West View, 9.4% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in West View is $60,997.
In West View, 67.3% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 32.7% of housing units in West View.
Of all the housing units in West View, 39.6% of them were build before 1940.
In West View, 0.4% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in West View is $834.
In West View, 77.8% of households have an active broadband internet connection.