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Welcome to Westford ...

The Town of Westford is located in Dodge County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, the Town of Westford has a population of 1,212 people<1> (see below for details).

Westford is 860 feet [262 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Area codes for Westford: (920) & (274)<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of Westford had a population of 1,228 people. This makes Westford the county's 19th most populous community.

The population of Westford represents 0.02% of the total population of Wisconsin (which has 5,686,986 people), making it the state's 717th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,228 people, the population of Westford decreased 12.29% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,400 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Westford had an population of 1,212 people. This is a decrease of 1.3% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 13.43% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Westford ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you drove it.<4>.

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Beaver Dam   [Map]   3,917   SE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Beaver Dam   [Map]   16,369   E   5 miles [8 km]
Columbus   [Map]   5,031   SW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Fox Lake   [Map]   2,711   N   6 miles [9.7 km]
Horicon   [Map]   3,611   E   15 miles [24.1 km]
Juneau   [Map]   2,680   SE   13 miles [20.9 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 two Wisconsin communities named Westford: This one is located in Dodge County and the other is located in Richland County.

Beyond Wisconsin, there are 3 communities that are also named Westford - they are located in New York and Vermont.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Westford. We make it easy to see an overhead 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:

Search for Local Businesses ...

People are finding Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Westford. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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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 Dodge County: www.co.dodge.wi.us/

The official website for State of Wisconsin: www.wisconsin.gov/



Footnotes ...

<1>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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<2>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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<3>Area code (274) is an overlay for area code (920).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance starting in Westford. 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 that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.4880, Longitude: -88.9404     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Westford have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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This page was last modified: 15 Sep 2018
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