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Welcome to Westmoreland ...

The town of Westmoreland is located in Sumner County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Westmoreland has a population of 2,424 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Westmoreland.

Westmoreland is 930 feet [283 m] above sea level.<4>.

Time Zone: Westmoreland lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

The area code for Westmoreland: (615)

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Westmoreland had an population of 2,424 people. This is an increase of 9.88% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 15.81% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Westmoreland had a population of 2,206 people. This makes Westmoreland the county's 4th most populous community.

The population of Westmoreland represents 0.03% of the population of Tennessee (which has 6,346,105 people), making it the state's 161st most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,206 people, the population of Westmoreland increased 5.4% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 2,093 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Westmoreland.

Communities Also Named Westmoreland ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 18 communities that are also named Westmoreland - they are located in Alabama (2), Idaho, Illinois, Kansas, Kentucky, New Hampshire, New York (2), North Carolina (2), Oregon, Pennsylvania, Prince Edward Island, Virginia (2), West Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Westmoreland ...

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

  • Gallatin [Sumner County]
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    • Gallatin [Sumner County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southwest of Westmoreland
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 44,335 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gallatin have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gallatin
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gallatin<6>
  • Portland [Sumner County]
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    • Portland [Sumner County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the west of Westmoreland
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 13,301 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Portland
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Portland<6>
  • Hartsville [Trousdale County]
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    • Hartsville [Trousdale County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the south of Westmoreland
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,455 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hartsville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hartsville<6>
  • Lafayette [Macon County]
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    • Lafayette [Macon County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the east of Westmoreland
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,271 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lafayette
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lafayette<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Scottsville [Allen County]
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      • Scottsville [Allen County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the north of Westmoreland
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,548 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Scottsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Scottsville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Scottsville<6>
    • Centerville [Wilson County]
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      • Centerville [Wilson County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the south of Westmoreland
      • Estimated population in 2014: 3,595 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Centerville
    • Hall Town [Sumner County]
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      • Hall Town [Sumner County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the west of Westmoreland
      • Estimated population in 2014: 2,202 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hall Town have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hall Town
    • Castalian Springs [Sumner County]
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      • Castalian Springs [Sumner County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the south of Westmoreland
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 556 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Castalian Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Castalian Springs
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Castalian Springs<6>
    • New Deal [Sumner County]
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      • New Deal [Sumner County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the west of Westmoreland
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 368 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Deal have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Deal
    • Cottontown [Sumner County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cottontown
      • Cottontown [Sumner County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southwest of Westmoreland
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 367 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cottontown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cottontown<6>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Westmoreland ...

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

Adding Westmoreland to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Westmoreland 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 Westmoreland was on a map titled Map of Tennessee (from Rand McNally, 1888).

We also found Westmoreland in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

The Communities of Tennessee

About Sumner County

About Tennessee

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

The official website for Sumner County: www.sumnertn.org/

The official website for State of Tennessee: https://www.tn.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Tennessee's counties, including Sumner, 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Westmoreland.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Westmoreland - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Westmoreland) 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 Westmoreland. 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 WestmorelandOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Westmoreland. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.5602, Longitude: -86.2449       In this case, the coordinates for Westmoreland have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>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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