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Welcome to Wintersville ...

The village of Wintersville is located in Jefferson County<1>.

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

The pronunciation of Wintersville: WINH-turz-vil<3>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Wintersville has a population of 3,672 people<4> (see below for details).

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

Wintersville is 1,140 feet [347 m] above sea level.<5>.

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

The area code for Wintersville: (740)

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Wintersville had an population of 3,672 people. This is a decrease of 6.42% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 9.71% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Wintersville had a population of 3,924 people (or 5.63% of the total population of Jefferson County). This makes Wintersville the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Wintersville represents 0.03% of the population of Ohio (which has 11,536,504 people), making it the state's 285th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 3,924 people, the population of Wintersville decreased 3.52% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 4,067 people).

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

Communities Also Named Wintersville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Wintersville - they are located in Indiana, Missouri and Pennsylvania.

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

Communities near Wintersville ...

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

  • Weirton [Hancock County]
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    • Weirton [Hancock County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the east of Wintersville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 18,068 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Weirton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Weirton<7>
  • East Liverpool [Columbiana County]
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    • East Liverpool [Columbiana County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the north of Wintersville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 10,498 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Liverpool
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for East Liverpool<7>
  • Martins Ferry [Belmont County]
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    • Martins Ferry [Belmont County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the south of Wintersville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,426 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Martins Ferry
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Martins Ferry<7>
  • Toronto [Jefferson County]
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    • Toronto [Jefferson County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the northeast of Wintersville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,902 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Toronto have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Toronto
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Toronto<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Wellsville [Columbiana County]
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      • Wellsville [Columbiana County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the north of Wintersville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,272 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wellsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wellsville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wellsville<7>
    • Mingo Junction [Jefferson County]
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      • Mingo Junction [Jefferson County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the southeast of Wintersville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,185 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mingo Junction
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mingo Junction<7>
    • Cadiz [Harrison County]
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      • Cadiz [Harrison County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the southwest of Wintersville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,153 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cadiz
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cadiz<7>
    • Follansbee [Brooke County]
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      • Follansbee [Brooke County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the southeast of Wintersville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,669 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Follansbee
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Follansbee<7>
    • Wellsburg [Brooke County]
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      • Wellsburg [Brooke County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the southeast of Wintersville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,497 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wellsburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wellsburg<7>
    • Chester [Hancock County]
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      • Chester [Hancock County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the northeast of Wintersville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,313 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chester have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chester
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chester<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 Wintersville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Wintersville.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Wintersville ...

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

Adding Wintersville to Our Gazetteer ...

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

We also found Wintersville on a map titled George#&160;F. Cram Map (1901).

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

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About Jefferson County

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

The official website for Jefferson County: www.jeffersoncountyoh.com/

The official website for State of Ohio: https://ohio.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Ohio's counties, including Jefferson, 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>The pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation for Wintersville. While it might not be exactly right, hopefully it will be close. If we have it wrong or there's a better way to pronounce the name, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Wintersville.
<5>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Wintersville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Wintersville) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Wintersville. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from WintersvilleOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Wintersville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.3787, Longitude: -80.7090       In this case, the coordinates for Wintersville 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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