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Census Data for Westerleigh ...

As far as we can tell, Westerleigh has not been included in past Census counts, so there is no population information for this community.

While we don't have census information for Westerleigh, you might be interested in some nearby communities where we do:

  • Bloomfield [Richmond County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bloomfield
    • Bloomfield [Richmond County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the west of Westerleigh
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bloomfield have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bloomfield
  • Bayonne [Hudson County]
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    • Bayonne [Hudson County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the north of Westerleigh
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  • Elizabeth [Union County]
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    • Elizabeth [Union County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the northwest of Westerleigh
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  • Linden [Union County]
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    • Linden [Union County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the west of Westerleigh
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  • Port Reading [Middlesex County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Port Reading
    • Port Reading [Middlesex County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the southwest of Westerleigh
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  • Rahway [Union County]
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    • Rahway [Union County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the west of Westerleigh
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rahway have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rahway
  • Harrison [Hudson County]
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    • Harrison [Hudson County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<1> to the north of Westerleigh
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  • Jersey City [Hudson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jersey City
    • Jersey City [Hudson County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<1> to the northeast of Westerleigh
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    • Newark [Essex County]
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      • Newark [Essex County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<1> to the north of Westerleigh
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    • Hoboken [Hudson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hoboken
      • Hoboken [Hudson County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> to the northeast of Westerleigh
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    • New York [Kings County]
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      • New York [Kings County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> to the northeast of Westerleigh
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    • East Orange [Essex County]
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      • East Orange [Essex County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the north of Westerleigh
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    • Kearny [Hudson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kearny
      • Kearny [Hudson County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the north of Westerleigh
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    • Perth Amboy [Middlesex County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Perth Amboy
      • Perth Amboy [Middlesex County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the southwest of Westerleigh
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Perth Amboy have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Perth Amboy
    • Westfield [Union County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Westfield
      • Westfield [Union County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<1> to the west of Westerleigh
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Richmond County ...

Westerleigh is located in Richmond County<3>.

For more information, please visit our Census Page for Richmond County.

Miscellaneous Information for Westerleigh ...

The Federal government has assigned various identifying codes to each community, county and state. At one time or another, the US Census Bureau has used one (or more) of the following identifiers when referring to either Richmond County or the community of Westerleigh:

  • The GNIS Codes ...
    • The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Westerleigh:
    • GNIS ID for Westerleigh: 970910
    • GNIS ID for Richmond County: 974141
    • GNIS ID for State of New York: 1779796
  • Misc. Census Codes ...
    • Westerleigh is located in Census Region #1 (the Northeast Region) and Division #2 (the Middle Atlantic Division).

For more information about the various Federal identification codes, please visit our Misc Page for Westerleigh.

Mentions & References for Westerleigh

Communities in New York

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About New York

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

The official website for State of New York: https://www.ny.gov/

The official website of the U.S. Board on Geographic Names (BGN)

The official website of the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS)

Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or 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- Westerleigh) 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 Westerleigh. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from WesterleighOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Westerleigh. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.6210, Longitude: -74.1318    
<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>If you're interested in how the shape of New York's counties, including Richmond, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.




 

 

 

 

 


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