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Welcome to Westmont ...

The village of Westmont is located in DuPage County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Westmont has a population of 24,443 people<2> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Westmont.

Westmont is 760 feet [232 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Area codes for Westmont: (630) & (331)<4>

The ZIP code for Westmont: 60559<5>

Websites for Westmont ...

Official Website:   www.westmont.il.us/

Junior League:   www.jlkd.org/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Westmont had an population of 24,443 people. This is a decrease of 0.98% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 0.45% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Westmont had a population of 24,685 people. This makes Westmont the county's 13th most populous community.

The population of Westmont represents 0.19% of the population of Illinois (which has 12,830,632 people), making it the state's 94th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 24,685 people, the population of Westmont has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (with a count of 24,554 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Westmont.

Communities Also Named Westmont ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 10 communities that are also named Westmont - they are located in California, Delaware, Georgia, New Jersey, North Carolina, Pennsylvania (3) and Virginia (2).

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

Communities near Westmont ...

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

  • Chicago [Cook County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chicago
    • Chicago [Cook County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the east of Westmont
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,693,976 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chicago
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chicago<7>
  • Aurora [Kane County]
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    • Aurora [Kane County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the west of Westmont
    • Estimated population in 2019: 197,757 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Aurora
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Aurora<7>
  • Naperville [DuPage County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Naperville
    • Naperville [DuPage County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the west of Westmont
    • Estimated population in 2019: 148,449 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Naperville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Naperville<7>
  • Joliet [Will County]
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    • Joliet [Will County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the south of Westmont
    • Estimated population in 2019: 147,344 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Joliet
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Joliet<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Cicero [Cook County]
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      • Cicero [Cook County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the east of Westmont
      • Estimated population in 2019: 80,796 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cicero have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cicero
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cicero<7>
    • Bolingbrook [Will County]
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      • Bolingbrook [Will County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the southwest of Westmont
      • Estimated population in 2019: 74,545 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bolingbrook have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bolingbrook
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bolingbrook<7>
    • Schaumburg [Cook County]
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      • Schaumburg [Cook County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the north of Westmont
      • Estimated population in 2019: 72,887 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Schaumburg have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Schaumburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Schaumburg<7>
    • Des Plaines [Cook County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Des Plaines
      • Des Plaines [Cook County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the north of Westmont
      • Estimated population in 2019: 58,899 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Des Plaines have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Des Plaines
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Des Plaines<7>
    • Orland Park [Cook County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Orland Park
      • Orland Park [Cook County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the southeast of Westmont
      • Estimated population in 2019: 57,857 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Orland Park
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Orland Park<7>
    • Tinley Park [Cook County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tinley Park
      • Tinley Park [Cook County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the southeast of Westmont
      • Estimated population in 2019: 55,773 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tinley Park have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tinley Park
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tinley Park<7>

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 Westmont. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Westmont.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Westmont. 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 Westmont.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Westmont. Our list includes 6 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Westmont.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Westmont ...

Looking for more information about Westmont? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Westmont, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Westmont.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Westmont: www.westmont.il.us/

The official website for DuPage County: www.dupageco.org/

The official website for State of Illinois: https://illinois.gov

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Illinois' counties, including DuPage, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Westmont.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Westmont - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (331) is an overlay for area code (630).
<5>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a village (such as Westmont). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Westmont or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<6>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- Westmont) to Point B.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Westmont. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.7959, Longitude: -87.9753    
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<8>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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