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Westlake is in Calcasieu Parish, in the Lake Charles metro area.
The latitude of Westlake is 30.241N. The longitude is -93.25W.It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 16 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 4,603.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Westlake demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Calcasieu Parish economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, Lake Charles area jobs, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 70669 ZIP code.
13% of Westlake residents report German ancestry, and 13% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Westlake ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Westlake was $17,569, compared with $21,587 nationally.
9% of Westlake residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Westlake, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $295. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $692.
Libraries in Westlake include Westlake Branch ... View libraries
Calcasieu Parish supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Westlake political report.
The average commute time for Westlake workers is 18 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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