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Welcome to Winthrop ...

The city of Winthrop is located in Little River County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Winthrop has a population of 180 people<2> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Winthrop.

Winthrop is 340 feet [104 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Winthrop is within the (870) area code.

The ZIP code for Winthrop: 71866<4>

Websites for Winthrop ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.littlerivercounty.org/

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Winthrop, the following might be of interest:

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Winthrop had an population of 180 people. This is a decrease of 6.25% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 3.23% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Winthrop had a population of 192 people. This makes Winthrop the county's 4th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 192 people, the population of Winthrop increased 3.23% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 186 people).

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

Communities Also Named Winthrop ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 15 communities that are also named Winthrop - they are located in California, Connecticut, Indiana, Iowa, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, New York, North Carolina, Ontario, South Dakota and Washington.

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

Communities near Winthrop ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Winthrop.

  • De Queen [Sevier County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for De Queen
    • De Queen [Sevier County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the north of Winthrop
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,406 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for De Queen have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on De Queen
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for De Queen<7>
  • Ashdown [Little River County]
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    • Ashdown [Little River County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Winthrop
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,359 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ashdown have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ashdown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ashdown<7>
  • Horatio [Sevier County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Horatio
    • Horatio [Sevier County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the north of Winthrop
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,011 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Horatio have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Horatio
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Horatio<7>
  • Foreman [Little River County]
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    • Foreman [Little River County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the south of Winthrop
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 922 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Foreman have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Foreman
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Foreman<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Lockesburg [Sevier County]
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      • Lockesburg [Sevier County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Winthrop
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 710 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lockesburg have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lockesburg
    • Wilton [Little River County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wilton
      • Wilton [Little River County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the southeast of Winthrop
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 343 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wilton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wilton<7>
    • Haworth [McCurtain County]
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      • Haworth [McCurtain County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the west of Winthrop
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 294 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Haworth
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Haworth<7>
    • Ben Lomond [Sevier County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ben Lomond
      • Ben Lomond [Sevier County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the east of Winthrop
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 140 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ben Lomond have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ben Lomond
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ben Lomond<7>
    • Alleene [Little River County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Alleene
      • Alleene [Little River County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Winthrop
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Alleene have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alleene
    • Process City [Sevier County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Process City
      • Process City [Sevier County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the north of Winthrop
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Process City have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Process City

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Winthrop. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Winthrop.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Winthrop. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Winthrop.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Winthrop. See our Newspapers Page for Winthrop.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Winthrop ...

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

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

Adding Winthrop to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Winthrop in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Winthrop was on a map titled William Bradley Map (1889).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Winthrop on our Genealogy Page.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Winthrop. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of Arkansas: https://portal.arkansas.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Arkansas' counties, including Little River, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Winthrop.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Winthrop - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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 Winthrop). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Winthrop or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Winthrop) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Winthrop. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from WinthropOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Winthrop. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.8318, Longitude: -94.3542    
<6>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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