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Welcome to Winona ...
When the people of Winona refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Winonan<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Winona has a population of 3,947 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Winona.
Winona is 390 feet [119 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Winona lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Winona is within the (662) area code.
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Winona had an population of 3,947 people. This is a decrease of 21.73% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 28% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Winona had a population of 5,043 people (or 46.16% of the total population of Montgomery County). This makes Winona the county's most populous community.
The population of Winona represents 0.17% of the population of Mississippi (which has 2,967,297 people), making it the state's 63rd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 5,043 people, the population of Winona decreased 8.01% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 5,482 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Winona.
Communities Also Named Winona ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 30 communities that are also named Winona - they are located in Arizona, Arkansas, Colorado, Idaho, Indiana, Kansas (2), Kentucky, Louisiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, New Hampshire, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio (2), Ontario, Oregon (2), South Carolina (2), Tennessee (2), Texas, Virginia, Washington and West Virginia (2).
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Winona.
Communities near Winona ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Winona.
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 Winona. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Winona.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Winona. 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 Winona.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Winona. Our list includes 5 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Winona.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Winona ...
Looking for more information about Winona? 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 Winona, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Winona.
Adding Winona to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Winona 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 Winona was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Winona on a map titled Rand McNally Rand McNally Map of Mississippi (1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Winona on our Genealogy Page.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Winona. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
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This page was last modified: 29 Jun 2022