Westlake is a beautiful town in north Texas. It is located in Tarrant and Denton Counties in the United States, of Texas. In 1847, Charles and Matilda Medlin along with 20 other families came to this region, which is known as Westlake in present. This place had a different name back then; at that time, it was called Circle T Ranch. In 2006, Westlake celebrated its 50 years.
The area of Westlake is about 6.7 sq mi (17.3 km2), where total land is 6.6 sq mi (17.1 km2) and water is about0.1 sq mi (1.35% of total are). The population is 702 according to U.S. census 2010. The Westlake is known for small community and its amiable people. In 2011, Forbes magazine named this community most affluent community in the country.
Westlake has been changed a lot since 1956. The town developed in contemporary style yet in peaceful manner. The city offers lots of houses, old or new. These houses are of different prices and different sizes. Westlake can be a perfect place for living with family. If somebody wants to live in Westlake, renting a nice comfortable house can be a convenient option. Rental houses can be found at $8950 -$10500 range. Ownership of the house will cost $350,000 in average. Nevertheless, these well-maintained houses could be anyone’s dream home. Usually these houses come with a piece of land for gardening, garages, swimming pool. Lakeside home has a different charm.
Westlake has a nice neighbourhood and well-designed residential area. Although, Westlake is a small city, this town has every facility to offer to its citizen .Westlake has archaeological significance as it restored some relics of the oldest settlements in North Texas. Westlake has always been known for its natural charm, its trade value, and of course, its friendly people. Westlake is home of many celebrities like Jonas Brothers, former owner of Texas rangers, former FOX News Host and Radio Commentator Glenn Beck and Matthew K. Rose and many more.
Westlake offers excellent education for children. The city is divided at three school districts. Keller Independent School District serves eastern portion of the city, Carroll Independent School District serves western portion and the rest is served by Northwest Independent School District. There are many schools under three districts. Westlake has huge open space called Glynwyck Park of 13.5 acres, which is maintained by Glynwych farm. Crime rate of Westlake is very low.