West Athens, CA has a population of 7,921 and is the 4,726th largest city in the United States. The population density is 5,927 per sq mi which is 2450% higher than the California average and 6442% higher than the national average. The median age in West Athens is 37 which is approximately 2% higher than the California average of 36. In West Athens, 40% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 57% speak English and 41% speak Spanish. 56% of West Athens residents were born in California, 17% were born out of state, 1% were born outside of the United States and 25% were foreign born.