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West Portsmouth, OH Population and Races

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As of 2010-2014, the total population of West Portsmouth is 2,794, which is 19.20% less than it was in 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 1.83% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. The West Portsmouth population density is 593.44 people per square mile, which is much higher than the state average density of 257.90 people per square mile and is much higher than the national average density of 82.73 people per square mile. The most prevalent race in West Portsmouth is white, which represent 93.88% of the total population. The average West Portsmouth education level is lower than the state average and is lower than the national average.

Topics:Population GrowthPopulation DensityPopulation by RacesPopulation by First AncestryPopulation by GenderPopulation by AgeEducationSchool EnrollmentHousehold and FamilyMarital StatusPlace of Birth and CitizenshipLanguage

Population in 2010-2014: 2,794. #407

Population Growth Since 2000, #948

West Portsmouth, OH

Population Density, #954

West Portsmouth, OH
593.44 per square mile
257.90 per square mile
82.73 per square mile

Population by Races

White:2,623 (93.88%, #806)
Black:0 (0.00%, #696)
Hispanic:0 (0.00%, #835)
Asian:5 (0.18%, #510)
Native (American Indian, Alaska Native, Hawaiian Native, etc.):25 (0.89%, #65)
One Race, Other:0 (0.00%, see rank)
Two or More Races:141 (5.05%, see rank)

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical race data.

Population by First Ancestry

1,728 (61.85%) out of the total population of 2,794 reported first ancestry.

 West Portsmouth, OH% of the Total PopulationOhioU.S.
Arab00.00%, see rank0.67%0.56%
Czech00.00%, see rank0.57%0.47%
Danish00.00%, see rank0.15%0.42%
Dutch541.93%, see rank1.53%1.40%
English1525.44%, see rank8.71%8.02%
French973.47%, see rank2.49%3.34%
German42415.18%, see rank26.30%15.03%
Greek00.00%, see rank0.46%0.41%
Hungarian00.00%, see rank1.65%0.46%
Irish2127.59%, see rank13.79%10.80%
Italian331.18%, see rank6.44%5.52%
Norwegian00.00%, see rank0.36%1.42%
Polish100.36%, see rank3.79%3.01%
Portuguese00.00%, see rank0.07%0.44%
Russian00.00%, see rank0.67%0.92%
Scotch-Irish291.04%, see rank0.96%0.99%
Scottish401.43%, see rank1.82%1.72%
Subsaharan African00.00%, see rank0.91%0.95%
Swedish00.00%, see rank0.63%1.27%
Swiss60.21%, see rank0.64%0.30%
Ukrainian00.00%, see rank0.36%0.31%
American39013.96%, see rank8.47%7.12%
Welsh291.04%, see rank1.05%0.57%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical first ancestry data.

Population by Gender

Male: 1,264 (45.24%, see rank)
Females: 1,530 (54.76%, see rank)

West Portsmouth, OH
Male: 45.24%
Female: 54.76%
Male: 48.89%
Female: 51.11%
Male: 49.19%
Female: 50.81%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical gender data.

Population by Age

Median Age (see rank)
West Portsmouth, OH
39.10 years old
39.10 years old
37.40 years old

Median Age, Male (see rank)
West Portsmouth, OH
36.90 years old
37.60 years old
36.10 years old

Median Age, Female (see rank)
West Portsmouth, OH
39.70 years old
40.50 years old
38.80 years old

 West Portsmouth, OH% of the Total PopulationOhioU.S.
Under 5 years1204.29%, see rank6.06%6.36%
5 to 9 years1264.51%, see rank6.41%6.51%
10 to 14 years2478.84%, see rank6.59%6.59%
15 to 19 years2619.34%, see rank6.87%6.85%
20 to 24 years431.54%, see rank6.77%7.13%
25 to 34 years2529.02%, see rank12.46%13.47%
35 to 44 years66023.62%, see rank12.43%12.96%
45 to 54 years2358.41%, see rank14.45%14.09%
55 to 64 years41214.75%, see rank13.23%12.29%
65 to 74 years2468.80%, see rank7.99%7.64%
75 to 84 1575.62%, see rank4.67%4.25%
85 years and over351.25%, see rank2.09%1.85%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical age data.

Education for the 25 Years and Over

 West Portsmouth, OHOhioU.S.
Total 25 Years and Over Population1,997, 100%7,781,111209,056,129
Less Than High School316, 15.82%, see rank11.18%13.67%
High School Graduate1,001, 50.13%, see rank34.47%27.95%
Some College or Associate Degree572, 28.64%, see rank28.73%29.09%
Bachelor Degree69, 3.46%, see rank16.10%18.27%
Master, Doctorate, or Professional Degree39, 1.95%, see rank9.53%11.01%
USA.com Education Index#12.21, see rank13.4413.54
# Higher USA.com Education Index means more educated population.

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical education level data.

School Enrollment

 West Portsmouth, OH OhioU.S.
Total PublicPrivatePublicPrivatePublicPrivate
Nursery School, Preschool, Kindergarten68100.00%0.00%70.31%29.69%71.30%28.70%
Elementary School (Grades 1-8)297100.00%, see rank0.00%, see rank86.56%13.44%89.86%10.14%
High School (Grades 9-12)209100.00%, see rank0.00%, see rank88.02%11.98%90.60%9.40%
College114100.00%, see rank0.00%, see rank77.45%22.55%78.37%21.63%
Graduate School9100.00%, see rank0.00%, see rank67.20%32.80%58.86%41.14%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical school enrollment data.

Household and Family

 West Portsmouth, OHOhioU.S.
Total Households1,121, 100%4,570,015116,211,092
Average Household Size2.49, see rank2.462.63
1 Person Households361, 32.20%, see rank29.80%27.57%
2 or More Person Households760, 67.80%, see rank70.20%72.43%
Family Households (Families)713, 63.60%, see rank64.42%66.22%
Average Family Size3.26, see rank3.143.32
Married-Couple Family524, 46.74%, see rank47.09%48.42%
Nonfamily Households408, 36.40%, see rank35.58%33.78%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical household and family data.

Marital Status of 15 Years and Over

 West Portsmouth, OH%OhioU.S.
15 Years and Over Total2,301see rank9,357,659252,974,135
Males, 15 Years and Over1,016100%, see rank4,524,956123,281,364
Never Married25224.80%, see rank34.15%35.77%
Married63662.60%, see rank52.00%52.04%
Widowed242.36%, see rank2.92%2.57%
Divorced10410.24%, see rank10.93%9.62%
Females, 15 Years and Over1,285100%, see rank4,832,703129,692,771
Never Married27521.40%, see rank28.33%29.48%
Married63749.57%, see rank48.65%49.19%
Widowed14811.52%, see rank9.91%9.16%
Divorced22517.51%, see rank13.11%12.16%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical marital status data.

Place of Birth and Citizenship

 West Portsmouth, OH%OhioU.S.
Native2,794100.00%, see rank95.94%86.93%
Born in the State of Residence2,41186.29%, see rank75.10%58.73%
Born in Different State38313.71%, see rank20.09%26.78%
Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island Areas,
or Born Abroad to American Parent(s)
00.00%, see rank0.75%1.42%
Foreign Born00.00%, see rank4.06%13.07%
Foreign Born with U.S. Citizenship00.00%, see rank2.02%5.99%
Foreign Born without U.S. Citizenship00.00%, see rank2.03%7.09%
Born In Europe00.00%, see rank0.99%1.53%
Born In Asia00.00%, see rank1.62%3.82%
Born In Africa00.00%, see rank0.48%0.55%
Born In Oceania00.00%, see rank0.02%0.07%
Born In Latin America00.00%, see rank0.82%6.83%
Born In Northern America00.00%, see rank0.13%0.26%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical place of birth and citizenship data.

Language Spoken at Home

 West Portsmouth, OH%OhioU.S.
English1,10698.66%, see rank92.18%79.39%
Spanish151.34%, see rank2.68%11.75%
Other Indo-European Languages00.00%, see rank3.07%4.52%
Asian and Pacific Islander Languages00.00%, see rank1.22%3.36%
Other00.00%, see rank0.84%0.99%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical language spoken at home data.

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