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Welcome to Winterville ...

The town of Winterville is located in Pitt County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Winterville has a population of 9,945 people<3> (see below for details).

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

Winterville is 60 feet [18 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Winterville lies within the (252) area code.

Websites for Winterville ...

Official Website: www.wintervillenc.com/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Winterville had an population of 9,945 people. This is an increase of 7.29% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 107.58% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Winterville had a population of 9,269 people (which is 5.51% of the total population of Pitt County). This makes Winterville the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Winterville represents 0.1% of the population of North Carolina (which has 9,535,483 people), making it the state's 90th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 9,269 people, the population of Winterville increased 93.47% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 4,791 people).

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

Communities Also Named Winterville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 5 communities that are also named Winterville - they are located in Georgia, Maine, Mississippi, Oregon and Virginia.

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

Communities near Winterville ...

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

  • Washington [Beaufort County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Washington
    • Washington [Beaufort County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the east of Winterville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,487 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Washington
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Washington<6>
  • Farmville [Pitt County]
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    • Farmville [Pitt County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Winterville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,747 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Farmville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Farmville
  • Grifton [Pitt County]
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    • Grifton [Pitt County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the south of Winterville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,709 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Grifton<6>
  • Bethel [Pitt County]
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    • Bethel [Pitt County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the north of Winterville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,614 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bethel have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bethel
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bethel<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Snow Hill [Greene County]
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      • Snow Hill [Greene County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the west of Winterville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,483 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Snow Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Snow Hill
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Snow Hill<6>
    • Chocowinity [Beaufort County]
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      • Chocowinity [Beaufort County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the east of Winterville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 770 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chocowinity have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chocowinity
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chocowinity<6>
    • Simpson [Pitt County]
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      • Simpson [Pitt County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the northeast of Winterville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 483 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Simpson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Grimesland [Pitt County]
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      • Grimesland [Pitt County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the east of Winterville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 441 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Grimesland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grimesland
    • Fountain [Pitt County]
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      • Fountain [Pitt County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Winterville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 439 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fountain have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fountain
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fountain<6>
    • Hookerton [Greene County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hookerton
      • Hookerton [Greene County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the southwest of Winterville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 389 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hookerton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hookerton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hookerton<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 Winterville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Winterville.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Winterville ...

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

Adding Winterville to Our Gazetteer ...

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

We also found Winterville on a map titled Rand McNally Map of North Carolina (1911).

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Winterville: www.wintervillenc.com/

The official website for Pitt County: www.co.pitt.nc.us/

The official website for State of North Carolina: https://www.nc.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of North Carolina's counties, including Pitt, 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 Winterville.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Winterville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Winterville) 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 Winterville. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from WintervilleOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Winterville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.5287, Longitude: -77.3999       In this case, the coordinates for Winterville have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>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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