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Welcome to Winfield ...

The city of Winfield is primarily located in Marion County. A portion of Winfield extends into Fayette County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Winfield has a population of 4,468 people<1> (see below for details).

Winfield is 510 feet [155 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Winfield lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

The telephone area code for Winfield: (205)

The ZIP code for Winfield: 35594<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Winfield had a population of 4,717 people (or 15.33% of the total population of Marion County). This makes Winfield the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Winfield represents 0.1% of the total population of Alabama (which has 4,779,736 people), making it the state's 109th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 4,717 people, the population of Winfield increased 3.9% from the 2000 Census (that had a count of 4,540 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Winfield had an population of 4,468 people. This is a decrease of 5.28% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 1.59% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Winfield.

Communities near Winfield ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Winfield and not the distance if you are driving it.<4>.

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Brilliant   [Map]   871   NE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Carbon Hill   [Map]   1,928   E   16 miles [25.7 km]
Fayette   [Map]   4,350   S   16 miles [25.7 km]
Glen Allen   [Map]   491   E   4 miles [6.4 km]
Guin   [Map]   2,274   NW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Hamilton   [Map]   6,646   NW   16 miles [25.7 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Winfield.

Communities Also Named Winfield ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 27 communities that are also named Winfield - they are located in Alberta, Arkansas, British Columbia, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Maryland (2), Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, New Jersey, New York (2), Ohio, Ontario, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas, Utah and West Virginia (2).

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Winfield.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Winfield. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Winfield. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Winfield.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Winfield:

Websites for Winfield ...

Official Website: www.winfieldcity.org/

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Winfield ...

Looking for more information about Winfield? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Winfield, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Winfield.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Winfield: www.winfieldcity.org/

The official website for Marion County: www.sonet.net/marioncounty/

The official website for State of Alabama: www.alabama.gov/



Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Winfield.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Winfield - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Winfield). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Winfield or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance from Winfield. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Winfield) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Winfield. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Winfield

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Winfield. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.9291, Longitude: -87.8168     [Map].

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