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Welcome to Westport ...

Westport is located in Clinton County<1>.

Westport is 680 feet [207 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Westport is within the boundaries of the (570) area code.

Websites for Westport ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.clintoncountyinfo.com/

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Westport, the following might be of interest:

Adding Westport 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 Westport 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 Westport 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 Westport on our Genealogy Page.

Communities Also Named Westport ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 25 communities that are also named Westport - they are located in California, Connecticut, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana (2), Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Massachusetts, Minnesota, Missouri, New Hampshire, New York, Newfoundland and Labrador, North Carolina, Nova Scotia, Oklahoma, Ontario, Oregon, South Dakota, Tennessee, Washington and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Westport ...

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

  • Renovo [Clinton County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Renovo
    • Renovo [Clinton County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the east of Westport
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,205 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Renovo
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Renovo<4>
  • Snow Shoe [Centre County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Snow Shoe
    • Snow Shoe [Centre County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the south of Westport
    • Estimated population in 2019: 765 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Snow Shoe have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Snow Shoe
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Snow Shoe<4>
  • Beech Creek [Clinton County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Beech Creek
    • Beech Creek [Clinton County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the southeast of Westport
    • Estimated population in 2019: 692 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Beech Creek have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beech Creek
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Beech Creek<4>
  • South Renovo [Clinton County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for South Renovo
    • South Renovo [Clinton County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the east of Westport
    • Estimated population in 2019: 426 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for South Renovo have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on South Renovo
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Driftwood [Cameron County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Driftwood
      • Driftwood [Cameron County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the west of Westport
      • Estimated population in 2019: 58 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Driftwood have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Driftwood
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Driftwood<4>
    • Farwell [Clinton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Farwell
      • Farwell [Clinton County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the east of Westport
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Farwell
    • Monument [Centre County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Monument
      • Monument [Centre County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the southeast of Westport
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Monument have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Monument
    • Pottersdale [Clearfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pottersdale
      • Pottersdale [Clearfield County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the southwest of Westport
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pottersdale
    • Huntley [Cameron County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Huntley
      • Huntley [Cameron County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the west of Westport
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Huntley
    • Pancake [Centre County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pancake
      • Pancake [Centre County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the south of Westport
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pancake have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pancake

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Westport ...

Looking for more information about Westport? 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 Westport, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Westport.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Pennsylvania

About Clinton County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Clinton County: www.clintoncountypa.com/

The official website for State of Pennsylvania: https://www.pa.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Pennsylvania's counties, including Clinton, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Westport - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>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 from Point A (ie- Westport) 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 Westport. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Westport

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Westport. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.3028, Longitude: -77.8403    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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