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Welcome to Westwood ...

Westwood is located in Harris County.

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

Westwood is 50 feet [15 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Communities Also Named Westwood ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 81 communities that are also named Westwood - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas (2), California (2), Colorado, Florida (3), Georgia (5), Illinois, Indiana (2), Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky (2), Louisiana (3), Maryland (4), Massachusetts, Michigan (4), Mississippi (3), Missouri, Nebraska, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina (10), Ohio (5), Ontario (2), Oregon, Pennsylvania (4), Quebec, South Carolina (5), Tennessee (3), Utah (2), Virginia (6) and Washington (2).

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

Communities near Westwood ...

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

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    • Houston [Harris County]

      • Houston [Harris County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the northeast of Westwood
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    • Pasadena [Harris County]

      • Pasadena [Harris County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the east of Westwood
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    • Pearland [Brazoria County]

      • Pearland [Brazoria County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the southeast of Westwood
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    • Sugar Land [Fort Bend County]

      • Sugar Land [Fort Bend County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the southwest of Westwood
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    • Missouri City [Fort Bend County]

      • Missouri City [Fort Bend County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the southwest of Westwood
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    • Friendswood [Galveston County]

      • Friendswood [Galveston County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the southeast of Westwood
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    • Deer Park [Harris County]

      • Deer Park [Harris County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the east of Westwood
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    • Stafford [Fort Bend County]

      • Stafford [Fort Bend County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the southwest of Westwood
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    • South Houston [Harris County]

      • South Houston [Harris County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the east of Westwood
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    • West University Place [Harris County]

      • West University Place [Harris County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<3> to the north of Westwood
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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 Westwood. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Westwood.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Westwood ...

Looking for more information about Westwood? 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.

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

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About Harris County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Harris County: www.co.harris.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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Westwood - 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Westwood) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Westwood. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 29.6709, Longitude: -95.4424       In this case, the coordinates for Westwood have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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