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Welcome to West Line ...

The village of West Line is located in Cass County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for West Line: W. Line

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, West Line has a population of 101 people<3> (see below for details).

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

West Line is 900 feet [274 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

West Line is located in the (816) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, West Line had an population of 101 people. This is an increase of 4.12% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 6.32% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, West Line had a population of 97 people. This makes West Line the county's 17th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 97 people, the population of West Line increased 2.11% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 95 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for West Line.

Adding West Line to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

We originally found mention of West Line in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, we also found mention of West Line elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for West Line on our Genealogy Page.

Communities Also Named West Line ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named West Line - they are located in Arkansas, Kansas and Minnesota.

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

Communities near West Line ...

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

  • Overland Park [Johnson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Overland Park
    • Overland Park [Johnson County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the north of West Line
    • Estimated population in 2019: 195,494 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Overland Park have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Overland Park
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Overland Park<6>
  • Grandview [Jackson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Grandview
    • Grandview [Jackson County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the north of West Line
    • Estimated population in 2019: 24,856 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Grandview have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grandview
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Grandview<6>
  • Belton [Cass County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Belton
    • Belton [Cass County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the north of West Line
    • Estimated population in 2019: 23,642 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Belton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Belton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Belton<6>
  • Raymore [Cass County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Raymore
    • Raymore [Cass County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the northeast of West Line
    • Estimated population in 2019: 22,194 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Raymore have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Raymore
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Raymore<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Harrisonville [Cass County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Harrisonville
      • Harrisonville [Cass County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the east of West Line
      • Estimated population in 2019: 10,078 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Harrisonville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Harrisonville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Harrisonville<6>
    • Spring Hill [Johnson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Spring Hill
      • Spring Hill [Johnson County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northwest of West Line
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,326 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Spring Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Spring Hill has also been known as:
      • Spring Hill Station
      • Springfield
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Spring Hill
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Spring Hill<6>
    • Greenwood [Jackson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Greenwood
      • Greenwood [Jackson County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northeast of West Line
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,833 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Greenwood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greenwood
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Greenwood<6>
    • Paola [Miami County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Paola
      • Paola [Miami County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the west of West Line
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,719 people
      • Former names for Paola:
      • Baptiste Spring
      • Peoria Village
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Paola
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Paola<6>
    • Peculiar [Cass County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Peculiar
      • Peculiar [Cass County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the northeast of West Line
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,478 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Peculiar
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Peculiar<6>
    • Louisburg [Miami County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Louisburg
      • Louisburg [Miami County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the west of West Line
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,562 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Louisburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Former names for Louisburg:
      • New Saint Lewis
      • Saint Louis
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Louisburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Louisburg<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 West Line. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for West Line.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for West Line ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Missouri

About Cass County

About Missouri

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Cass County: www.casscounty.com/

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 Cass, 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 West Line.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around West Line - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>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 from Point A (ie- West Line) 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 West Line. 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 West Line

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in West Line. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.6357, Longitude: -94.5870       In this case, the coordinates for West Line 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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