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Welcome to Westlake Corner ...

Westlake Corner is located in Franklin County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Westlake Corner: Westlake Cor. (or less commonly used: Westlake Crn.)

Westlake Corner is 930 feet [283 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Westlake Corner is located in the (540) area code.

Communities near Westlake Corner ...

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

  • Roanoke [Roanoke City]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Roanoke
    • Roanoke [Roanoke City] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Westlake Corner
    • Estimated population in 2018: 99,920 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Roanoke
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Roanoke<5>
  • Radford [Bedford County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Radford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Radford
    • Radford [Bedford County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the east of Westlake Corner
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  • Vinton [Roanoke County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Vinton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Vinton
    • Vinton [Roanoke County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Westlake Corner
    • Estimated population in 2018: 8,096 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vinton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Vinton<5>
  • Bedford [Bedford City]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bedford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bedford
    • Bedford [Bedford City] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Westlake Corner
    • Estimated population in 2018: 6,585 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bedford
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bedford<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Rocky Mount [Franklin County]
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      • Rocky Mount [Franklin County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Westlake Corner
      • Estimated population in 2018: 4,748 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rocky Mount
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rocky Mount<5>
    • Boones Mill [Franklin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Boones Mill
      • Boones Mill [Franklin County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the west of Westlake Corner
      • Estimated population in 2018: 234 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Boones Mill
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Boones Mill<5>
    • Union Hall [Franklin County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Union Hall have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Union Hall
      • Union Hall [Franklin County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the south of Westlake Corner
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Union Hall
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Union Hall<5>
    • Penhook [Franklin County]
    • Montgomery Village [Roanoke County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Montgomery Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Montgomery Village
      • Montgomery Village [Roanoke County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Westlake Corner
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Montgomery Village
    • Garden City [Roanoke City]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Garden City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Garden City
      • Garden City [Roanoke City] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Westlake Corner
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Garden City

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Westlake Corner ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Virginia

About Franklin County

About Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Franklin County: www.franklincountyva.org/

The official website for State of Virginia: https://www.virginia.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Virginia's counties, including Franklin, 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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Westlake Corner - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Westlake Corner) 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 Westlake Corner. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Westlake Corner

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Westlake Corner. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.1232, Longitude: -79.6995       In this case, the coordinates for Westlake Corner have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>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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