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Welcome to Winter Garden ...

The city of Winter Garden is located in Orange County<1>.

A typical abbreviation for Winter Garden: Winter Gdn. (or less commonly used: Winter Gardn., Winter Grden. or Winter Grdn.)

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Winter Garden has a population of 46,051 people<2> (see below for details).

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

Winter Garden is 120 feet [37 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Area codes for Winter Garden: (407) & (321)<4>

The ZIP codes for Winter Garden: 34777-34778, 34787<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Winter Garden had an population of 46,051 people. This is an increase of 33.22% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 220.89% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Winter Garden had a population of 34,568 people. This makes Winter Garden the county's 4th most populous community.

The population of Winter Garden represents 0.18% of the population of Florida (which has 18,801,310 people), making it the state's 76th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 34,568 people, the population of Winter Garden increased 140.88% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 14,351 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Winter Garden.

Adding Winter Garden to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Winter Garden 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 Winter Garden was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

Communities Also Named Winter Garden ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Winter Garden - it's located in Texas.

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

Communities near Winter Garden ...

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

  • Orlando [Orange County]
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    • Orlando [Orange County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the east of Winter Garden
    • Estimated population in 2019: 287,442 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Orlando
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Orlando<7>
  • Apopka [Orange County]
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    • Apopka [Orange County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the north of Winter Garden
    • Estimated population in 2019: 53,447 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Apopka<7>
  • Altamonte Springs [Seminole County]
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    • Altamonte Springs [Seminole County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the northeast of Winter Garden
    • Estimated population in 2019: 44,143 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Altamonte Springs<7>
  • Clermont [Lake County]
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    • Clermont [Lake County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the west of Winter Garden
    • Estimated population in 2019: 38,654 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clermont
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clermont<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Winter Springs [Seminole County]
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      • Winter Springs [Seminole County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the northeast of Winter Garden
      • Estimated population in 2019: 37,312 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Winter Springs
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Winter Springs<7>
    • Winter Park [Orange County]
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      • Winter Park [Orange County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the east of Winter Garden
      • Estimated population in 2019: 30,825 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Winter Park<7>
    • Casselberry [Seminole County]
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      • Casselberry [Seminole County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the northeast of Winter Garden
      • Estimated population in 2019: 28,757 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Casselberry<7>
    • Tavares [Lake County]
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      • Tavares [Lake County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the northwest of Winter Garden
      • Estimated population in 2019: 17,749 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tavares
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tavares<7>
    • Maitland [Orange County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Maitland
      • Maitland [Orange County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the east of Winter Garden
      • Estimated population in 2019: 17,652 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Maitland
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Maitland<7>
    • Groveland [Lake County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Groveland
      • Groveland [Lake County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the west of Winter Garden
      • Estimated population in 2019: 16,423 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Groveland
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Groveland<7>

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 Winter Garden. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Winter Garden.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Winter Garden. 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 Winter Garden.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Winter Garden. Our list includes 8 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Winter Garden.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Winter Garden ...

Looking for more information about Winter Garden? 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 Winter Garden, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Winter Garden.

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

The official website for Orange County: www.orangecountyfl.net/

The official website for State of Florida: www.myflorida.com/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Florida's counties, including Orange, 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 Winter Garden.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Winter Garden - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (321) is an overlay for area code (407).
<5>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 Winter Garden). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Winter Garden or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

Our list of ZIP Codes for Winter Garden includes: 34777 & 34778.
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Winter Garden) 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 Winter Garden. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Winter GardenOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Winter Garden. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 28.5657, Longitude: -81.5857    
<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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