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

The community of Winnfield is the Seat for Winn Parish.

Winn Parish was founded in 1852. Winn was created by taking area from Catahoula, and Parishes.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Winn had a population of 15,331 people. This is a decrease of 9.25% since the last Census (which gave a population of 16,894 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Winn represented 0.38% of the total population of Louisiana, making it the state's 50th most populous parish (out of 64 parishes).

The following table shows the recent changes in population. Other than 2000, the population counts have been estimated by the Census Bureau.

Since 2000
Year-to-Year Change
201015,313-9.36%-0.12% since 2009
200915,331-9.25%-0.35% since 2008
200815,385-8.93%-1% since 2007
200016,894The Last Census

More information can be found on the Winn Parish Census Page for Winn Parish.


Below are some of the communities located in Winn Parish (for more communities, please visit our Nearby Page for Winn Parish):

Community 2009
(2009vs. 2000)
Winnfield   5,0375,74912.38% decrease  
Dodson   3283578.12% decrease  
Calvin   2182367.63% decrease  
Atlanta   1371508.67% decrease  
Sikes   1101208.33% decrease  

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<1>On a yearly basis, the US Census Bureau creates an estimate of the county's population. Keep in mind that this is an estimate and not an actual count. The last physical count was the 2000 Census and the next count will be for the 2010 Census.

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