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Welcome to Winship ...

Winship is located in Brown County<1>.

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

From the 2010 Census (the most recent Census number we have), Winship had a population of 2,897 people.<3> (see below for details).

Winship is 1,430 feet [436 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

The area code for Winship: (605)

Communities near Winship ...

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

  • Houghton [Brown County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Houghton
    • Houghton [Brown County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southeast of Winship
    • Estimated population in 2014: 3,503 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Houghton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Houghton<6>
  • Ellendale [Dickey County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ellendale have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ellendale
    • Ellendale [Dickey County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the north of Winship
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,246 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ellendale
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ellendale<6>
  • Spring Creek Colony [McPherson County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Spring Creek Colony have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Spring Creek Colony
    • Spring Creek Colony [McPherson County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the west of Winship
    • Population from the 2010 Census: 268 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Spring Creek Colony
  • Hecla [Brown County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hecla have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hecla
    • Hecla [Brown County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the east of Winship
    • Estimated population in 2019: 216 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hecla
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hecla<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Frederick [Brown County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Frederick have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Frederick
      • Frederick [Brown County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the south of Winship
      • Estimated population in 2019: 196 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Frederick
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Frederick<6>
    • Westport [Brown County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Westport have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Westport
      • Westport [Brown County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the south of Winship
      • Estimated population in 2019: 133 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Westport
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Westport<6>
    • Fullerton [Dickey County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fullerton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fullerton
      • Fullerton [Dickey County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the north of Winship
      • Estimated population in 2019: 53 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fullerton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fullerton<6>
    • Forbes [Dickey County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Forbes have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Forbes
      • Forbes [Dickey County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the west of Winship
      • Estimated population in 2019: 44 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Forbes
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Forbes<6>
    • Monango [Dickey County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Monango have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Monango
      • Monango [Dickey County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the north of Winship
      • Estimated population in 2019: 38 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Monango
    • Ludden [Dickey County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ludden have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ludden
      • Ludden [Dickey County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the east of Winship
      • Estimated population in 2019: 25 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ludden

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 Winship. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Winship.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Winship ...

Looking for more information about Winship? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Winship, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Winship.

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of South Dakota

About Brown County

About South Dakota

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Brown County: www.brown.sd.us/

The official website for State of South Dakota: sd.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of South Dakota's counties, including Brown, 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 Winship.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Winship - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>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- Winship) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Winship. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.9228, Longitude: -98.5187       In this case, the coordinates for Winship 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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