Westlake puts services, shopping, dining and recreation at your fingertips!
Westlake, Ohio, is a thriving city located on the western edge of Cuyahoga County, just 20 minutes from downtown Cleveland via I-90 and less than nine miles from Cleveland Hopkins International Airport. With a population of over 32,000, Westlake is home to shopping centers, health care facilities, restaurants, churches, hotels and much more.
Westlake is a beautiful, stable city with tree-lined streets, lovely parks, well-manicured neighborhoods and a thriving business community. It’s a city complete with all the amenities you’d want, yet it’s close enough to downtown when you feel the need for a ballgame, show or shopping at Tower City.
The Westlake Porter Public Library has programs for children, teens and adults of all ages. And the park system boasts three 9-hole golf courses, basketball, swimming, a running track and more. Whether you’re single, married, or a family with children, you’ll find lots to do just minutes from your Westfield Apartments front door.
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Westlake counted among top-ranked suburbs
Westlake was ranked fifth among the top 20 suburbs for 2015 by Cleveland Magazine. The magazine has been evaluating suburbs and ranking them for well over a decade. The major factors that influence the rankings are safety, education and housing.
Other factors that come into consideration include a city’s walkability, diversity, public services and environmental infractions. Westlake is one of only two suburbs that have sidewalks along all of its streets, making getting around easy and safe.
Westlake Schools Rated Excellent
Westlake schools consistently earn the top Excellent rating on the state report card, placing us in the top 4 percent of districts statewide. We provide students a foundation in the basic skills, but we also encourage academic success by offering programs and courses that challenge our students to achieve their highest goals.
Westlake Offers Premier Medical Facilities
St. John Medical Center is located in Westlake as are satellite operations for the Cleveland Clinic, Fairview Hospital, Lakewood Hospital, and University Hospitals Health System.
Because Westlake is so conveniently located, it’s an ideal place for many businesses to call home. Here are some of the major employers in the city.
- St. John Medical Center
- Hyland Software
- American Greetings
- Travel Centers of America
- Equity Trust
- Lutheran Home at Concord Reserve
- Rae Ann Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation
- University Hospitals
- United Consumer Financial Services
- Koyo Corporation
- Premier Physicians
- Aspire Brands – Bonnie Bell