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Welcome to Westerleigh ...

Westerleigh is located in Richmond County<1>.

Westerleigh is 60 feet [18 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Communities near Westerleigh ...

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

  • New York [Kings County]
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    • New York [Kings County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the northeast of Westerleigh
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,253,213 people
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  • Newark [Essex County]
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    • Newark [Essex County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the north of Westerleigh
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 282,520 people
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  • Jersey City [Hudson County]
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    • Jersey City [Hudson County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the northeast of Westerleigh
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 262,664 people
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  • Elizabeth [Union County]
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    • Elizabeth [Union County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the northwest of Westerleigh
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 128,382 people
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    • Clifton [Passaic County]
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      • Clifton [Passaic County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the north of Westerleigh
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 85,025 people
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    • Passaic [Passaic County]
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      • Passaic [Passaic County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the north of Westerleigh
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 69,340 people
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    • Union City [Hudson County]
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      • Union City [Hudson County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the northeast of Westerleigh
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 67,137 people
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    • Bayonne [Hudson County]
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      • Bayonne [Hudson County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<3> to the north of Westerleigh
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 65,165 people
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    • East Orange [Essex County]
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      • East Orange [Essex County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the north of Westerleigh
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 64,630 people
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    • New Brunswick [Middlesex County]
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      • New Brunswick [Middlesex County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the southwest of Westerleigh
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 56,182 people
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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 Westerleigh. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Westerleigh.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Westerleigh ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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/

Footnotes ...

<1>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.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Westerleigh - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>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 for our own planning, 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    






















 

 

 

 

 


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