|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Westwood is 571. Westwood, Kentucky is the 12,619th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Westwood was in 1990, when its population was 716. In 1990, Westwood was the 11,322nd largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 12,619th largest city in the US. Westwood is currently 20.3% smaller than it was in 1990.
Westwood has shrunk 13.0% since the year 2000. Westwood, Kentucky's growth is below average. 68% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|12614||Greenevers, North Carolina||571||1.9%|
|12615||La Crosse, Indiana||571||1.7%|
|12617||New Hartford, Iowa||571||-13.4%|
|12621||Lewis Run, Pennsylvania||570||-0.8%|
|12622||Avon, South Dakota||569||1.4%|
|12624||Buffalo Gap, Texas||569||23.1%|
The total voting age population of Westwood, Kentucky, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 396. The voting age population is 49.5% male and 50.5% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 22.3% of the residents of Westwood are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Westwood are 94.7% White, 2.7% Black, 2.3% Two or more races and 0.4% Asian. Additionally, 3.5% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Westwood, 7.6% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 16.9%. On a per-household basis, 6.0% of families are below the poverty line in Westwood.
Among those aged 16 and older, 66.8% of Westwood residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 98.7% of Westwood residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 61.5% have a bachelor's degree and 21.6% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Westwood residents aged 5 and older, 3.5% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 1.9% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.2% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Westwood is 4.3%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Westwood, 12.6% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Westwood is $92,917.
In Westwood, 95.9% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 4.1% of housing units in Westwood.
In Westwood, 1.5% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Westwood is $-1,333,333,334.
In Westwood, 93.8% of households have an active broadband internet connection.