The Pottawatomie County Seat, Westmoreland is located in central Pottawatomie County along Kansas Highway 99.

Westmoreland is home to not only the Pottawatomie County departments, but also the Rock Creek USD #323 district office.

Westmoreland is located on the historic Oregon Trail and is home to the 2nd largest hand-dug well in Kansas and the historic Scott Springs Oregon Trail Park.

Hoffman Pharmacy, an 8 Wonders of Kansas - Custom, is home to an old fashioned soda fountain and located in downtown Westmoreland.

City of the 3rd Class

Mayor/Council form of government


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Westmoreland Statistics

Population (2010) 778
Population Estimate (2018) 665
Median Age (2018) 38.0
Education Attainment (2018) 92.1% High School Graduate or Higher
Total Housing Units (2018) 312
Median Household Income (2018) $59,375
Mean Household Income (2018) $63,753
Civilians employed 16 years and over (2018) 322
     Management, business, science, and arts occupations  79
     Service occupations  57
     Sales and office occupations  45
     Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations  39
     Production, transportation, and material moving occupations  102
Private Company workers (2018)  70.2%
Self-employed in Own Incorporated Business Workers (2018)  0
Private Non-for-Profit Wage and Salary Workers (2018)  9.3%
Local, State, and Federal Government Workers (2018)  17.4%
Self-employed in Own Non-Incorporated Business workers & Unpaid Family Workers (2018)  3.1%
Poverty (2018) 5.2%
Veterans (2018) 50

Source: U.S. Census Bureau, 2018 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates

Inflow/Outflow Job Counts (All Jobs)

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Where Residents of Westmoreland Work

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Where Westmoreland's Workforce Live

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Source: 2015 US Census Bureau retrieved from OnTheMap (June 2019)