Westwood Lake, FL Profile: Facts & Data


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Westwood Lake, Florida - Basic Facts

The Westwood Lakes Census Designated Place had a population of 12,039 as of July 1, 2018. Westwood Lake ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Florida. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Westwood Lake is located at latitude 25.7276 and longitude -80.3693 in Miami-Dade County. The formal boundaries for the Westwood Lakes Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.64 sq. miles and a water area of 0.15 sq. miles. Miami-Dade County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 3 feet.

The Westwood Lakes Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2403018) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

Florida is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The Westwood Lakes Census Designated Place is located within South Westside CCD of Miami-Dade County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Westwood Lake: Westwood Lakes.

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Westwood Lake, FL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 12,039
Population in Households 11,961
Population in Familes 9,982
Population in Group Qrtrs 78
Population Density2 7,323
Diversity Index3 28


Median Household Income $53,319
Average Household Income $68,818
Per Capita Income $19,765


Total Housing Units 3,536 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,504 (70.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 909 (25.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 123 ( 3.5%)
Median Home Value $264,167
Average Home Value $285,923


Total Households 3,413
Average Household Size 3.5
Family Households 2,801
Average Family Size 4
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.2% 0.38%
Households 0.06% 0.26%
Families 0.07% 0.28%
Median Household Income   3.1%
Per Capita Income   3.35%

Westwood Lake, FL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Westwood Lake to the other 919 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Florida by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 292 68th
Population Density # 46 95th
Diversity Index # 676 27th
Median Household Income # 368 60th
Per Capita Income # 721 22nd

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