Weatherford is known for its 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 30,654 and a County population of 133,463. 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.