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Welcome to Winfield ...

The city of Winfield is located in Henry County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Winfield has a population of 1,084 people<2> (see below for details).

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

Winfield is 710 feet [216 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Winfield: (319)

The ZIP code for Winfield: 52659<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Winfield had an population of 1,084 people. This is a decrease of 4.41% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 4.16% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Winfield had a population of 1,134 people (which is 5.63% of the total population of Henry County). This makes Winfield the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Winfield represents 0.04% of the population of Iowa (which has 3,046,355 people), making it the state's 250th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,134 people, the population of Winfield has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,131 people).

More information can be found on the Census 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 Alabama, Alberta, Arkansas, British Columbia, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, 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.

Communities near Winfield ...

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

  • Mount Pleasant [Henry County]
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    • Mount Pleasant [Henry County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the southwest of Winfield
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,508 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Pleasant
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mount Pleasant<6>
  • Washington [Washington County]
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    • Washington [Washington County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northwest of Winfield
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,206 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Washington
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Washington<6>
  • Wapello [Louisa County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wapello
    • Wapello [Louisa County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the east of Winfield
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,999 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wapello
  • New London [Henry County]
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    • New London [Henry County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the south of Winfield
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,825 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New London have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on New London
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New London<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Columbus Junction [Louisa County]
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      • Columbus Junction [Louisa County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the north of Winfield
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,810 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Columbus Junction have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Columbus Junction
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Columbus Junction<6>
    • Mediapolis [Des Moines County]
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      • Mediapolis [Des Moines County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Winfield
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,514 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mediapolis
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mediapolis<6>
    • Wayland [Henry County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wayland
      • Wayland [Henry County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the west of Winfield
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 930 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wayland have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wayland
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wayland<6>
    • Danville [Des Moines County]
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      • Danville [Des Moines County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the south of Winfield
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 896 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Danville have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Danville
    • Morning Sun [Louisa County]
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      • Morning Sun [Louisa County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the east of Winfield
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 781 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Morning Sun have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Morning Sun
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Morning Sun<6>
    • Ainsworth [Washington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ainsworth
      • Ainsworth [Washington County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the northwest of Winfield
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 577 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ainsworth have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ainsworth
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ainsworth<6>

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

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 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Winfield.

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

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 can read an overview with links that will help you 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.

Adding Winfield to Our Gazetteer ...

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

We also found Winfield on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Iowa (1911).

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Henry County

About Iowa

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Henry County: www.co.henry.ia.us/

The official website for State of Iowa: https://www.iowa.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Iowa's counties, including Henry, 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 Winfield.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Winfield - 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 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).
<5>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 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: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from WinfieldOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Winfield. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.1277, Longitude: -91.4379    
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<7>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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