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Welcome to Winter ...

The village of Winter is located in Sawyer County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Winter has a population of 300 people<1> (see below for details).

Winter is 1,370 feet [418 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Telephone area codes for Winter: (715) & (534)<3>

The ZIP code for Winter: 54896<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Winter had a population of 313 people. This makes Winter the county's 14th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 313 people, the population of Winter decreased 9.01% from the 2000 Census (that had a count of 344 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Winter had an population of 300 people. This is a decrease of 4.15% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 12.79% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Winter ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Winter and not the distance if you are driving.<5>.

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Couderay   [Map]   400   W   16 miles [25.7 km]
Draper   [Map]   203   NE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Hubbard   [Map]   193   S   16 miles [25.7 km]
Hunter   [Map]   677   NW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Ojibwa   [Map]   249   W   5 miles [8 km]
Radisson   [Map]   402   W   9 miles [14.5 km]

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

Communities Also Named Winter ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Winter - they are located in Minnesota, Saskatchewan and West Virginia.

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

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 Winter. 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 Winter. 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 Winter.

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Sawyer County: www.sawyercountygov.org/

The official website for State of Wisconsin: www.wisconsin.gov/


Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Winter.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Winter - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Area code (534) is an overlay for area code (715).

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<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a village (such as Winter). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Winter or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Winter) 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 Winter. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Winter

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Winter. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.8216, Longitude: -91.0115     [Map].

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