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Welcome to Westport ...

The city of Westport is located in Pope County.

The location of Westport has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Westport has a population of 60 people<2> (see below for details).

Westport is 1,330 feet [405 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Westport is within the (320) area code.

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Westport had a population of 57 people. This makes Westport the county's 7th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 57 people, the population of Westport decreased 20.83% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 72 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Westport had an population of 60 people. This is an increase of 5.26% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 16.67% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities Also Named Westport ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 25 communities that are also named Westport - they are located in California, Connecticut, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana (2), Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Massachusetts, Missouri, New Hampshire, New York, Newfoundland and Labrador, North Carolina, Nova Scotia, Oklahoma, Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania, South Dakota, Tennessee, Washington and Wisconsin.

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

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Westport. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Westport. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Westport.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Westport:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Westport ...

Looking for more information about Westport? 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.

Looking for more information about Westport? 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 Westport, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Westport.

Communities near Westport ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Alexandria   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the Northwest (NW) of Westport

Located in Douglas County

Sauk Centre   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East (E) of Westport

Located in Stearns County

Melrose   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the East (E) of Westport

Located in Stearns County

Glenwood   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West (W) of Westport

Osakis   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North (N) of Westport

Located in Douglas County

Starbuck   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the West (W) of Westport

Belgrade   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Westport

Located in Stearns County

Brooten   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South (S) of Westport

Located in Stearns County

Carlos   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the North (N) of Westport

Located in Douglas County

Long Beach   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West (W) of Westport

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Westport.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Pope County: www.mncounties3.org/pope/

The official website for State of Minnesota: https://mn.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>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.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Westport.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Westport - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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- Westport) 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 Westport. 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 Westport

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Westport. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.7142, Longitude: -95.1679     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Westport have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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