Westlake, Louisiana

Population 4,555

Westlake is located in Calcasieu Parish, LA. The population is 4,555, making Westlake the 6th largest city in Calcasieu Parish.

There are 4 public schools in Westlake with an average Homefacts rating of A-. The total crime rate for Westlake is high , and there are 34 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Westlake is moderate and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Westlake property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Westlake include Moss Bluff, Lake Charles and Sulphur.

Westlake Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Excellent
  • No High School Diploma: 12.1%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 76.7%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 11.1%

Crime Rate

53.86% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 378
  • Violent Crimes: 739
  • Robbery: 172
  • Burglary: 2
  • Property Crime: 4
  • Larceny Theft: 2

Registered Offenders

76.08% Higher than national avg.
  • 34 offenders in Westlake
  • 74.64 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

59 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 19
  • Superfunds: 4
  • Tanks & Spills: 36


Moderate 8.1%
  • Louisiana unemployment average: 8.2%
  • National unemployment average: 7.9%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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4 Public Schools view public schools

There are 4 K-12 public schools in Westlake, LA and 0 private schools. Homefacts rates Westlake's schools as Excellent, with an overall A- rating.
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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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0 Former Drug Labs view all

  • Good news! No Drug lab found in Westlake, LA

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Property Report Overview

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Housing Inventory

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15 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Westlake, LA issued 15 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Westlake, LA issued 13 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $575
  • 1 Bedroom: $625
  • 2 Bedrooms: $785
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,000
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,170

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Environmental Hazards

59 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (266/270)
    Westlake, LA has 98.52% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 3 COUNTY
    Westlake, LA is a green zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 6.84 Average
    Westlake, LA is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 53.55°
  • February 56.17°
  • March 62.88°
  • April 69.57°
  • May 77.33°
  • June 83.56°
  • July 83.35°
  • August 84.28°
  • September 79.17°
  • October 69.92°
  • November 61.1°
  • December 51.88°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Westlake, LA

Westlake, LA has a very low risk of earthquakes.
Westlake, LA has a very high risk of hurricanes.
Westlake, LA has a moderate risk of hail storms.
Westlake, LA has a moderate risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Westlake, LA: $48,900


Unemployment in Westlake is 8.1%. It is moderate in comparison to the state and national averages, 8.2% and 7.9% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 54.39%
White Collar - 45.61%


State Representatives

  • Gov. Bobby Jindal
  • Sen. Bill Cassidy
  • Sen. David Vitter

City Representatives

  • Charles W. Boustany Jr.

Neighborhood Info

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13 FCC Towers view all

1 Fire Station view all

0 Hospitals view all

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1 Library view all

1 Police Station view all

0 Retirement Homes view all

  • No retirement homes found in Westlake, LA
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