Discover why so many are choosing Weatherford as the ideal place to live, work and raise a family. It’s a town that’s as close to the big city as you need it to be; yet as far away from it all as you want it to be. It’s a town where people still smile at each other and wave as they pass by. It’s a town where kids can still play in the streets and set up “lemonade stands” to beat the summer heat.
Weatherford is known for it’s community and family oriented way of life that makes it one of the premier places to live in the north Texas area. Residents share a vision for Weatherford that balances its rich, western and pioneer heritage with progress and economic vitality. That’s why our motto is “Growing with Tradition.”
With a City population of 27,000 and a County population of 126,000, Weatherford enjoys a Cost of Living Composite Index of 93.1%. That is below the national average of 100%, meaning your hard-earned dollars can buy more in Weatherford.
Located just 20 minutes west of downtown Fort Worth, Weatherford has easy access to major transportation corridors. Interstate I-20 is within the city limits and the split to I-30 is only minutes east of town. Other highways that run through town are US Hwy 80-180 and State Hwy 171/51. Weatherford is only 52 miles from DFW Airport.
For more complete information, you can purchase a Relocation Package that contains our “Weatherford Welcomes You” newcomer guide magazine and all the information you need to make your transition as smooth as possible.