The Census Bureau reports that Westwood's daytime population is 250+ greater than the city's residential population estimate, based on the FY 2014 Longitudinal Employer-Household Dynamics (LEHD) data for the City of Westwood, Kansas geographic area.
About 938 individuals commute into the City of Westwood to work from other areas in the region. Approximately 686 Westwood residents work outside the city, and only about 17 or so individuals both live and work in Westwood.
Westwood’s estimated July 1, 2016 residential population stands at 1,658 people. Base on the Census Bureau's LEHD data, about 56% of the town’s residential population total commute into Westwood on a given work day.