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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Westgate is 189. Westgate, Iowa is the 16,678th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Westgate was in 2000, when its population was 234. In 2000, Westgate was the 16,428th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 16,678th largest city in the US. Westgate is currently 19.2% smaller than it was in 2000.
Westgate has shrunk 19.2% since the year 2000. Westgate, Iowa's growth is about average. 52% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|16672||Oakwood Park, Missouri||189||6.7%|
|16679||Womelsdorf (Coalton), West Virginia||189||-23.4%|
|16682||Caney City, Texas||188||-20.6%|
The total voting age population of Westgate, Iowa, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 171. The voting age population is 53.2% male and 46.8% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 9.8% of the residents of Westgate are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Westgate are 100.0% White. Additionally, 1.3% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Westgate, 8.1% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 2.0%. On a per-household basis, 3.7% of families are below the poverty line in Westgate.
Among those aged 16 and older, 69.5% of Westgate residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 94.7% of Westgate residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 5.9% have a bachelor's degree and 3.3% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Westgate residents aged 5 and older, 4.2% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 4.2% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Westgate is 11.6%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Westgate, 18.7% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Westgate is $50,833.
In Westgate, 89.1% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 10.9% of housing units in Westgate.
Of all the housing units in Westgate, 49.5% of them were build before 1940.
In Westgate, 1.9% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Westgate is $600.
In Westgate, 83.7% of households have an active broadband internet connection.