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Welcome to Westlake ...

Westlake is located in Limestone County<1>.

Time Zone: Westlake lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Communities Also Named Westlake ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 16 communities that are also named Westlake - they are located in California, Florida, Georgia (2), Idaho, Illinois (2), Louisiana (2), Maryland, Montana, Ohio, Oregon, Texas (2) and Washington.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Westlake.

Communities near Westlake ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Westlake.

  • Huntsville [Madison County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Huntsville
    • Huntsville [Madison County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<2> to the northeast of Westlake
    • Estimated population in 2019: 200,574 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Huntsville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Huntsville<3>
  • Decatur [Morgan County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Decatur
    • Decatur [Morgan County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the west of Westlake
    • Estimated population in 2019: 54,445 people
    • Former names for Decatur:
    • Albany
    • New Decatur
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Decatur
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Decatur<3>
  • Madison [Madison County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Madison
    • Madison [Madison County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the northeast of Westlake
    • Estimated population in 2019: 51,593 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Madison have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Madison
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Madison<3>
  • Athens [Limestone County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Athens
    • Athens [Limestone County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<2> to the northwest of Westlake
    • Estimated population in 2019: 27,366 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Athens have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Athens
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Athens<3>
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    • Hartselle [Morgan County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hartselle
      • Hartselle [Morgan County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the southwest of Westlake
      • Estimated population in 2019: 14,466 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hartselle have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hartselle
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hartselle<3>
    • Priceville [Morgan County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Priceville
      • Priceville [Morgan County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the southwest of Westlake
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,794 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Priceville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Priceville<3>
    • Trinity [Morgan County]
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      • Trinity [Morgan County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<2> to the west of Westlake
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,477 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Trinity have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Trinity
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Trinity<3>
    • Falkville [Morgan County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Falkville
      • Falkville [Morgan County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<2> to the south of Westlake
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,257 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Falkville have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Falkville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Falkville<3>
    • Flint City [Morgan County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Flint City
      • Flint City [Morgan County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the southwest of Westlake
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Flint City have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Flint City
    • Triana [Madison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Triana
      • Triana [Madison County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the east of Westlake
      • Estimated population in 2019: 949 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Triana have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Triana

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Westlake. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Westlake.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Westlake. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Westlake.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Westlake. See our Newspapers Page for Westlake.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Westlake ...

Looking for more information about Westlake? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Westlake, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Westlake.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Alabama

About Limestone County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Westlake. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Limestone County: www.co.limestone.al.us/

The official website for State of Alabama: https://www.alabama.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Alabama's counties, including Limestone, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Westlake) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Westlake. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Westlake

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Westlake. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.6015, Longitude: -86.8279    
<3>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<4>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.






















 

 

 

 

 


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