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Town of Westford, Vermont

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The location of Town of Westford

Welcome to Westford ...

The Town of Westford is located in Chittenden County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, the Town of Westford has a population of 2,097 people<2> (see below for details).

Westford is 470 feet [143 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Westford: (802)

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of Westford had a population of 2,029 people. This makes Westford the county's 15th most populous community.

The population of Westford represents 0.32% of the population of Vermont (which has 625,741 people), making it the state's 88th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,029 people, the population of Westford decreased 2.73% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 2,086 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Westford had an population of 2,097 people. This is an increase of 3.35% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 0.53% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Westford ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Westford and not the distance if you are going to drive.<4>.

Community   2017
Burlington   [Map]   42,239   SW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Colchester   [Map]   17,287   W   10 miles [16.1 km]
Essex Junction   [Map]   10,691   SW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Essex   [Map]   21,519   SW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Milton   [Map]   10,940   W   7 miles [11.3 km]
Saint Albans   [Map]   6,795   N   14 miles [22.5 km]

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

Communities Also Named Westford ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Westford - they are located in New York and Wisconsin (2).

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

See 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 Westford. 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 Westford. 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 Westford.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Westford ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Vermont

About Chittenden County

About Vermont

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Vermont:

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.

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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Westford.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Westford - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Westford) 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 Westford. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Town of Westford

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Westford. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.6070, Longitude: -73.0040     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Westford have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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