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Town of Windsor, Vermont

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The location of Town of Windsor

Welcome to Windsor ...

The Town of Windsor is located in Windsor County.

The location of Windsor has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

When the people of Windsor refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Windsorites<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, the Town of Windsor has a population of 3,398 people<3> (see below for details).

Windsor is 1,060 feet [323 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Windsor lies within the (802) area code.

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of Windsor had a population of 3,553 people (or 6.27% of the total population of Windsor County). This makes Windsor the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Windsor represents 0.57% of the population of Vermont (which has 625,741 people), making it the state's 45th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 3,553 people, the population of Windsor decreased 5.4% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 3,756 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Windsor had an population of 3,398 people. This is a decrease of 4.36% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 9.53% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Windsor ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Windsor and not the distance if you are going to drive.<5>.

Community   2017
Charlestown (NH)   [Map]   5,004   S   16 miles [25.7 km]
Claremont (NH)   [Map]   12,982   SE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Enfield (NH)   [Map]   4,542   NE   18 miles [29 km]
Hanover (NH)   [Map]   11,485   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Lebanon (NH)   [Map]   13,522   NE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Newport (NH)   [Map]   6,367   SE   14 miles [22.5 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Windsor.

Communities Also Named Windsor ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Windsor - they are located in Connecticut, New York and Wisconsin.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Windsor. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Windsor. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Windsor.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Windsor:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Windsor ...

Looking for more information about Windsor? 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.

Looking for more information about Windsor? 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 Windsor, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Windsor.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Vermont

About Windsor County

About Vermont

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Vermont:

Footnotes ...

<1>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.

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<2>A demonym is the name for a resident of a community which is usually derived from (or is related to) the name of that community. In other words, it's how the residents of Windsor refer to themselves. It's important to note that there aren't any rules for taking a community's name and turning it into a demonym. A demonym is informal and while the majority of Windsor may use one name, keep in mind that others may use something different.

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<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Windsor.

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<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Windsor - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<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- Windsor) 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 Windsor. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Town of Windsor

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Windsor. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.4759, Longitude: -72.4234     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Windsor have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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