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(Richland County)

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Welcome to Westford ...

The Town of Westford is located in Richland County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, the Town of Westford has a population of 520 people<1> (see below for details).

Westford is 1,170 feet [357 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Westford is located in the (608) area code.

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of Westford had a population of 530 people. This makes Westford the county's 15th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 530 people, the population of Westford decreased 10.77% from the 2000 Census (that had a count of 594 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Westford had an population of 520 people. This is a decrease of 1.89% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 12.46% 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. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if driven.<3>.

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Buena Vista   [Map]   1,834   S   17 miles [27.4 km]
Dellona   [Map]   1,634   NE   18 miles [29 km]
Elroy   [Map]   1,365   N   16 miles [25.7 km]
Excelsior   [Map]   1,655   E   17 miles [27.4 km]
Hillsboro   [Map]   1,402   NW   11 miles [17.7 km]
La Valle   [Map]   1,369   NE   8 miles [12.9 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 Richland County and the other is located in Dodge 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:

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 get an overview with links that will help you to 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 get an overview with links that will help you to 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.

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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 Richland County: www.co.richland.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>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance starting from Westford. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn 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: 43.5041, Longitude: -90.2473     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Westford have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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