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Welcome to Weatherby Lake ...

The city of Weatherby Lake is located in Platte County<1>.

The location of Weatherby Lake has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

A typical abbreviation for Weatherby Lake: Weatherby Lk.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Weatherby Lake has a population of 2,073 people<3> (see below for details).

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

Weatherby Lake is 880 feet [268 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

The telephone area code for Weatherby Lake: (816)

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Weatherby Lake had an population of 2,073 people. This is an increase of 20.31% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 10.68% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Weatherby Lake had a population of 1,723 people. This makes Weatherby Lake the county's 4th most populous community.

The population of Weatherby Lake represents 0.03% of the population of Missouri (which has 5,988,927 people), making it the state's 264th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,723 people, the population of Weatherby Lake decreased 8.01% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,873 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Weatherby Lake.

Communities near Weatherby Lake ...

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

  • Kansas City [Jackson County]
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    • Kansas City [Jackson County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Weatherby Lake
    • Estimated population in 2019: 495,327 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kansas City<6>
  • Kansas City [Wyandotte County]
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    • Kansas City [Wyandotte County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the south of Weatherby Lake
    • Estimated population in 2019: 152,960 people
    • Former name for Kansas City:
    • Wyandotte
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kansas City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kansas City<6>
  • Independence [Jackson County]
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    • Independence [Jackson County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southeast of Weatherby Lake
    • Estimated population in 2019: 116,672 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Independence<6>
  • Shawnee [Johnson County]
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    • Shawnee [Johnson County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the south of Weatherby Lake
    • Estimated population in 2019: 65,807 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shawnee have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Shawnee<6>
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    • Lenexa [Johnson County]
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      • Lenexa [Johnson County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the south of Weatherby Lake
      • Estimated population in 2019: 55,625 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lenexa have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lenexa<6>
    • Leavenworth [Leavenworth County]
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      • Leavenworth [Leavenworth County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the west of Weatherby Lake
      • Estimated population in 2019: 35,957 people
      • Former name for Leavenworth:
      • Leavenworth City
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Leavenworth<6>
    • Leawood [Johnson County]
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      • Leawood [Johnson County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the south of Weatherby Lake
      • Estimated population in 2019: 34,727 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Leawood<6>
    • Liberty [Clay County]
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      • Liberty [Clay County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the east of Weatherby Lake
      • Estimated population in 2019: 32,100 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Liberty<6>
    • Gladstone [Clay County]
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      • Gladstone [Clay County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the east of Weatherby Lake
      • Estimated population in 2019: 27,489 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gladstone have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gladstone
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gladstone<6>
    • Prairie Village [Johnson County]
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      • Prairie Village [Johnson County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the south of Weatherby Lake
      • Estimated population in 2019: 22,295 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Prairie Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Prairie Village
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Prairie Village<6>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Weatherby Lake ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Platte County: www.co.platte.mo.us/

The official website for State of Missouri: https://www.mo.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Missouri's counties, including Platte, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Weatherby Lake.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Weatherby Lake - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or 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- Weatherby Lake) 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 Weatherby Lake. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Weatherby Lake

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Weatherby Lake. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.2365, Longitude: -94.6959       In this case, the coordinates for Weatherby Lake have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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