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Welcome to Windham ...

Windham is located in Cumberland County<1>.

The location of Windham has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Windham has a population of 18,645 people<3> (see below for details).

Windham is 230 feet [70 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Windham is within the boundaries of the (207) area code.

The ZIP code for Windham: 04062<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Windham had an population of 18,645 people. This is an increase of 9.67% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 25.1% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Windham had a population of 17,001 people (or 6.04% of the total population of Cumberland County). This makes Windham the county's 6th most populous community.

The population of Windham represents 1.28% of the population of Maine (which has 1,328,361 people), making it the state's 13th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 17,001 people, the population of Windham increased 14.07% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 14,904 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Windham.

Communities Also Named Windham ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 13 communities that are also named Windham - they are located in Alabama, Connecticut, Illinois, Iowa, Maryland, Montana, New Hampshire, New York, Ohio, Ontario (2), Pennsylvania and Vermont.

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

Communities near Windham ...

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

  • Portland [Cumberland County]
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    • Portland [Cumberland County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the southeast of Windham
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 66,803 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Portland
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Portland<7>
  • South Portland [Cumberland County]
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    • South Portland [Cumberland County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the southeast of Windham
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 25,950 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on South Portland
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for South Portland<7>
  • Scarborough [Cumberland County]
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    • Scarborough [Cumberland County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the south of Windham
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 21,527 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Scarborough have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Scarborough
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Scarborough<7>
  • Westbrook [Cumberland County]
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    • Westbrook [Cumberland County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the south of Windham
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 19,267 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Westbrook<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Gorham [Cumberland County]
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      • Gorham [Cumberland County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the south of Windham
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 17,962 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gorham have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gorham<7>
    • Falmouth [Cumberland County]
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      • Falmouth [Cumberland County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the southeast of Windham
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 12,440 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Falmouth have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Falmouth
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Falmouth<7>
    • Standish [Cumberland County]
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      • Standish [Cumberland County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the southwest of Windham
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 10,197 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Standish have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Standish
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Standish<7>
    • Cape Elizabeth [Cumberland County]
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      • Cape Elizabeth [Cumberland County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the southeast of Windham
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,322 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cape Elizabeth<7>
    • Old Orchard Beach [York County]
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      • Old Orchard Beach [York County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the south of Windham
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,095 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Old Orchard Beach have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Old Orchard Beach
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Old Orchard Beach<7>
    • Freeport [Cumberland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Freeport
      • Freeport [Cumberland County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the east of Windham
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,633 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Freeport
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Freeport<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 Windham. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Windham.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Windham ...

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

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About Cumberland County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Cumberland County: www.cumberlandcounty.org/

The official website for State of Maine: https://www.maine.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Maine's counties, including Cumberland, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Windham.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Windham - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<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 community (such as Windham). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Windham or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<6>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- Windham) 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 Windham. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from WindhamOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Windham. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.7973, Longitude: -70.4045       In this case, the coordinates for Windham have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<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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