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Welcome to Winter Park ...

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Winter Park has a population of 30,825 people<2> (see below for details).

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

Winter Park is 60 feet [18 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

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

The ZIP codes for Winter Park: 32789-32790, 32792-32793<5>

Websites for Winter Park ...

Official Website:   www.ci.winter-park.fl.us/

Chamber of Commerce:   www.winterpark.org/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Winter Park had an population of 30,825 people. This is an increase of 10.67% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 27.96% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Winter Park had a population of 27,852 people. This makes Winter Park the county's 5th most populous community.

The population of Winter Park represents 0.15% of the population of Florida (which has 18,801,310 people), making it the state's 87th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 27,852 people, the population of Winter Park increased 15.62% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 24,090 people).

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

Adding Winter Park to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

Communities Also Named Winter Park ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 5 communities that are also named Winter Park - they are located in Colorado, North Carolina (3) and South Carolina.

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

Communities near Winter Park ...

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

  • Sanford [Seminole County]
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    • Sanford [Seminole County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the north of Winter Park
    • Estimated population in 2019: 61,448 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sanford
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sanford<7>
  • Apopka [Orange County]
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    • Apopka [Orange County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the northwest of Winter Park
    • Estimated population in 2019: 53,447 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Apopka
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Apopka<7>
  • Ocoee [Orange County]
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    • Ocoee [Orange County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the west of Winter Park
    • Estimated population in 2019: 48,263 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ocoee<7>
  • Winter Garden [Orange County]
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    • Winter Garden [Orange County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the west of Winter Park
    • Estimated population in 2019: 46,051 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Winter Garden
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Winter Garden<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Oviedo [Seminole County]
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      • Oviedo [Seminole County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the northeast of Winter Park
      • Estimated population in 2019: 41,860 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oviedo
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oviedo<7>
    • Winter Springs [Seminole County]
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      • Winter Springs [Seminole County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the north of Winter Park
      • 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>
    • De Bary [Volusia County]
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      • De Bary [Volusia County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the north of Winter Park
      • Estimated population in 2019: 21,305 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on De Bary
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for De Bary<7>
    • Lake Mary [Seminole County]
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      • Lake Mary [Seminole County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the north of Winter Park
      • Estimated population in 2019: 17,479 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lake Mary<7>
    • Longwood [Seminole County]
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      • Longwood [Seminole County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the north of Winter Park
      • Estimated population in 2019: 15,561 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Longwood
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Longwood<7>
    • Belle Isle [Orange County]
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      • Belle Isle [Orange County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the south of Winter Park
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,240 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Belle Isle have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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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 Park. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Winter Park.

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Winter Park. Our list includes 9 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Winter Park.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Winter Park ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Winter Park: www.ci.winter-park.fl.us/

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 Park.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Winter Park - 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 Park). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Winter Park or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

Our list of ZIP Codes for Winter Park includes: 32789, 32792 & 32793.
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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 Park) 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 Park. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Winter ParkOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Winter Park. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 28.6002, Longitude: -81.3380    
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<8>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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