Latest Data (2018)
Population 8,428
Nationwide Rank 3439

Quick Facts

Westwego, Louisiana is the 3,439th largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Westwego, Louisiana is a city.

Westwego, Louisiana is currently 21.5% smaller than it was in 2000, the year of its peak recorded population.

Westwego, Louisiana's growth is extremely below average. 98% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Westwego, Louisiana Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
3429 Salem, Utah 8,469 81.7%
3430 Mason, Michigan 8,458 17.1%
3431 Orrville, Ohio 8,450 -1.4%
3432 Sallisaw, Oklahoma 8,450 4.8%
3433 Greenville, Michigan 8,449 5.6%
3434 Absecon, New Jersey 8,442 10.5%
3435 Carbondale, Pennsylvania 8,441 -13.6%
3436 Smithfield, Virginia 8,441 33.0%
3437 Perryville, Missouri 8,440 9.3%
3438 Virginia, Minnesota 8,432 -7.7%
3439 Westwego, Louisiana 8,428 -21.4%
3440 Clinton, South Carolina 8,426 -7.7%
3441 North Haledon, New Jersey 8,418 6.1%
3442 Savoy, Illinois 8,418 86.7%
3443 Bogota, New Jersey 8,413 2.0%
3444 Harwood Heights, Illinois 8,413 1.3%
3445 Tuskegee, Alabama 8,413 -30.2%
3446 Socorro, New Mexico 8,407 -5.1%
3447 Tuscumbia, Alabama 8,407 5.3%
3448 Denison, Iowa 8,406 14.5%
3449 Highland Heights, Ohio 8,405 3.4%

Similarly Sized Cities In Louisiana

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
2171 Opelousas 16,126 -29.2%
2325 Thibodaux 14,576 1.0%
2358 Pineville 14,290 3.2%
2384 Youngsville 14,077 247.9%
2489 Baker 13,310 -3.4%
2587 Crowley 12,691 -12.1%
2622 West Monroe 12,431 -5.9%
2631 Broussard 12,372 101.1%
2647 Mandeville 12,288 16.0%
2673 Abbeville 12,151 2.0%
2682 Minden 12,100 -8.9%
2748 Bogalusa 11,738 -11.8%
2887 Morgan City 10,918 -13.4%
2906 Gonzales 10,809 31.6%
2919 DeRidder 10,750 10.7%
2976 Covington 10,463 21.5%
3022 Bastrop 10,278 -21.0%
3089 Eunice 9,989 -13.0%
3098 Jennings 9,940 -9.2%
3130 Denham Springs 9,783 2.5%
3220 Harahan 9,294 -5.7%
3237 Carencro 9,181 48.3%
3367 Scott 8,698 8.2%
3439 Westwego 8,428 -21.4%
3492 Donaldsonville 8,281 8.5%
3519 Breaux Bridge 8,227 8.1%
3571 Rayne 8,071 -5.5%
3730 Oakdale 7,596 -6.4%
3795 Ponchatoula 7,371 39.7%
3798 St. Gabriel 7,367 31.2%
3898 Ville Platte 7,071 -17.4%
3982 Franklin 6,786 -18.3%
3988 Tallulah 6,768 -26.4%
4048 Plaquemine 6,621 -6.1%
4177 Walker 6,276 29.5%
4302 St. Martinville 5,903 -15.7%
4339 Patterson 5,839 14.0%
4398 Leesville 5,713 -15.1%
4506 Addis 5,462 83.1%
4531 Marksville 5,405 -3.6%
4610 Jeanerette 5,232 -13.4%
4644 Grambling 5,168 6.3%
4747 Port Allen 4,968 -5.6%
4787 Westlake 4,911 5.1%
4841 Springhill 4,842 -10.7%
4898 Mansfield 4,726 -14.8%
4963 Winnsboro 4,607 -13.5%
4997 New Roads 4,553 -8.2%
5009 Jonesboro 4,533 16.1%
5040 Kaplan 4,480 -14.0%
5046 Berwick 4,471 1.6%
5053 Amite City 4,465 8.6%
5065 Church Point 4,443 -6.3%
5127 Winnfield 4,362 -23.5%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 8,428 3,439
2017 8,549 3,394
2016 8,533 3,377
2015 8,542 3,361
2014 8,545 3,342
2013 8,534 3,335
2012 8,524 3,318
2011 8,535 3,303
2010 8,534 3,290
2009 10,232 2,878
2008 10,292 2,856
2007 10,209 2,855
2006 9,751 2,922
2005 10,459 2,766
2004 10,515 2,731
2003 10,519 2,709
2002 10,561 2,690
2001 10,641 2,657
2000 10,736 2,612
1990 10,580 2,363