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Welcome to Westfield ...
The location of Westfield has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
While we don't have a date for the founding of Westfield, you might get a feel for it by knowing that during our research the earliest mention that we found (so far) was in a book dated 1895.
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Westfield has a population of 2,982 people<3> (see below for details).
Westfield is 740 feet [226 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Westfield lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Westfield is within the boundaries of the (716) area code.
Websites for Westfield ...
Chamber of Commerce: www.chautauquachamber.org/
Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Westfield, the following might be of interest:
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Westfield had an population of 2,982 people. This is a decrease of 7.51% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 14.33% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Westfield had a population of 3,224 people. This makes Westfield the county's 13th most populous community.
The population of Westfield represents 0.02% of the population of New York (which has 19,378,102 people), making it the state's 669th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 3,224 people, the population of Westfield decreased 7.38% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 3,481 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Westfield.
Communities Also Named Westfield ...
Using our Gazetteer, we found that there are 41 communities that are also named Westfield - they are located in Alabama (2), California (2), Connecticut, Delaware, Georgia (2), Illinois (3), Indiana (2), Iowa (2), Kansas (3), Louisiana, Maine, Massachusetts, Mississippi, Missouri, New Brunswick, New Jersey, North Carolina, North Dakota, Nova Scotia, Ohio (2), Ontario, Pennsylvania, Texas (2), Vermont, Virginia (3), Washington, West Virginia and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Westfield.
Communities near Westfield ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Westfield.
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 Westfield. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Westfield.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Westfield. 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 Westfield.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Westfield. Our list includes 21 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Westfield.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Westfield ...
Looking for more information about Westfield? 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.
In addition to the Tourism page for Westfield, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Westfield.
Adding Westfield to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Westfield in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
From our notes, the earliest published mention we've found for Westfield was in the book titled Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Westfield on a map titled Rand McNally Map of New York (1897).
For more details, see References and Mentions for Westfield.
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Westfield. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Chautauqua County: www.co.chautauqua.ny.us/
The official website for State of New York: https://www.ny.gov/
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This page was last modified/updated: 07 Sep 2023