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The location of Weatherford













Welcome to Weatherford ...

The city of Weatherford is located in Parker County and is the County Seat for Parker County.

The location of Weatherford has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Weatherford has a population of 31,836 people<2> (see below for details).

Weatherford is 1,020 feet [311 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Area codes for Weatherford: (817) & (682)<4>

The ZIP codes for Weatherford: 76086-76088<5>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Weatherford had a population of 25,250 people (or 21.59% of the total population of Parker County). This makes Weatherford the county's most populous community.

The population of Weatherford represents 0.1% of the total population of Texas (which has 25,145,561 people), making it the state's 107th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 25,250 people, the population of Weatherford increased 32.89% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 19,000 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Weatherford had an population of 31,836 people. This is an increase of 26.08% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 67.56% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities Also Named Weatherford ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 5 communities that are also named Weatherford - they are located in Georgia (2), Kentucky, Oklahoma and Tennessee.

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

Websites for Weatherford ...

Official Website:   www.ci.weatherford.tx.us/

Chamber of Commerce:   www.weatherford-chamber.com/

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Weatherford. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Weatherford. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Weatherford. Our list includes 21 papers.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Weatherford:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Weatherford ...

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

Communities near Weatherford ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Benbrook   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the East (E) of Weatherford

Located in Tarrant County

White Settlement   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the East (E) of Weatherford

Located in Tarrant County

Mineral Wells   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the West (W) of Weatherford

Located in Palo Pinto County

Azle   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Weatherford

Located in Tarrant County

Willow Park   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of Weatherford

Lake Worth   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the East (E) of Weatherford

Located in Tarrant County

Aledo   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Weatherford

Annetta   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Weatherford

Springtown   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North (N) of Weatherford

Reno   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Weatherford

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Weatherford.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Texas

About Parker County

About Texas

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Weatherford: www.ci.weatherford.tx.us/

The official website for Parker County: www.co.parker.tx.us/

The official website for State of Texas: https://texas.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>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.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Weatherford.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Weatherford - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (682) is an overlay for area code (817).
<5>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Weatherford). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Weatherford or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

Our list of ZIP Codes for Weatherford includes: 76086, 76087 & 76088.
<6>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Weatherford) 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 Weatherford. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Weatherford

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Weatherford. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.7585, Longitude: -97.7621     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Weatherford have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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