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Welcome to Westville ...

Westville is located in Rockingham County<1>.

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

Westville is 140 feet [43 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Westville lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Westville lies within the (603) area code.

Communities Also Named Westville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 28 communities that are also named Westville - they are located in Arkansas, California, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Maine, Massachusetts (2), Michigan, Mississippi (2), Missouri, New Jersey (2), New York (2), North Carolina, Nova Scotia, Ohio (2), Oklahoma, Ontario, Pennsylvania, South Carolina (2) and Texas.

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

Communities near Westville ...

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

  • Lowell [Middlesex County]
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    • Lowell [Middlesex County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Westville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 110,904 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lowell
  • Nashua [Hillsborough County]
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    • Nashua [Hillsborough County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the west of Westville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 89,167 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nashua
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Nashua<5>
  • Lawrence [Essex County]
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    • Lawrence [Essex County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the south of Westville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 80,007 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lawrence
  • Haverhill [Essex County]
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    • Haverhill [Essex County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Westville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 64,098 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Haverhill
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Methuen [Essex County]
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      • Methuen [Essex County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the south of Westville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 50,910 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Methuen have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Methuen
    • Andover [Essex County]
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      • Andover [Essex County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the south of Westville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 36,554 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Andover
    • Derry [Rockingham County]
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      • Derry [Rockingham County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the west of Westville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 33,442 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Derry
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Derry<5>
    • North Andover [Essex County]
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      • North Andover [Essex County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the south of Westville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 31,460 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Andover have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Andover
    • Dracut [Middlesex County]
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      • Dracut [Middlesex County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Westville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 31,423 people
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    • Tewksbury [Middlesex County]
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      • Tewksbury [Middlesex County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the south of Westville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 30,970 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tewksbury

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Westville ...

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

Adding Westville to Our Gazetteer ...

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

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Westville was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Westville on a map titled Rand McNally Map of New Hampshire (1912).

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

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About Rockingham County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Rockingham County: www.co.rockingham.nh.us/

The official website for State of New Hampshire: https://www.nh.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of New Hampshire's counties, including Rockingham, 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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Westville - 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Westville) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Westville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.8276, Longitude: -71.1170       In this case, the coordinates for Westville have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>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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