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Windsor, Florida

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The location of Windsor

Welcome to Windsor ...

Windsor is located in Alachua County.

The location of Windsor has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

When the people of Windsor refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Windsorites<2>

Windsor is 110 feet [34 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Windsor lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Windsor lies within the (352) area code.

Communities near Windsor ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance as if you drove.<4>.

Community   2017<5>
Gainesville   [Map]   132,249   W   8 miles [12.9 km]
Hampton   [Map]   496   N   15 miles [24.1 km]
Hawthorne   [Map]   1,519   SE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Interlachen   [Map]   1,386   E   18 miles [29 km]
Keystone Heights   [Map]   1,472   NE   13 miles [20.9 km]
La Crosse   [Map]   390   NW   18 miles [29 km]

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

Communities Also Named Windsor ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 45 communities that are also named Windsor - they are located in California, Colorado, Connecticut, Georgia, Illinois (2), Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (3), Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, Missouri (2), New Brunswick, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Newfoundland and Labrador, North Carolina (2), North Dakota, Nova Scotia, Ohio (5), Ontario, Pennsylvania, Quebec (3), South Carolina, Texas, Vermont, Virginia (4) and Wisconsin.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Windsor. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Windsor. 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 Windsor.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Windsor ...

Looking for more information about Windsor? 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.

Looking for more information about Windsor? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Windsor, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Windsor.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>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.

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<2>A demonym is the name for a resident of a community which is usually derived from (or is related to) the name of that community. In other words, it's how the residents of Windsor refer to themselves. It's important to note that there aren't any rules for taking a community's name and turning it into a demonym. A demonym is informal and while the majority of Windsor may use one name, keep in mind that others may use something different.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Windsor - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Windsor. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 29.6466, Longitude: -82.1862     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Windsor have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Windsor.

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