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Winfield, West Virginia
Welcome to Winfield ...
The location of Winfield has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Winfield has a population of 2,415 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Winfield.
Winfield is 720 feet [219 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Winfield lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Telephone area codes for Winfield: (304) and (681)<5>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Winfield had an population of 2,415 people. This is an increase of 4.95% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 29.98% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Winfield had a population of 2,301 people. This makes Winfield the county's 2nd most populous community.
The population of Winfield represents 0.12% of the population of West Virginia (which has 1,852,994 people), making it the state's 57th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 2,301 people, the population of Winfield increased 23.84% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,858 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Winfield.
Communities Also Named Winfield ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two West Virginia communities named Winfield: This one is located in Putnam County and the other is located in Marion County.
Beyond West Virginia, there are 27 communities that are also named Winfield - they are located in Alabama, Alberta, Arkansas, British Columbia, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Maryland (2), Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, New Jersey, New York (2), Ohio, Ontario, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas and Utah.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Winfield.
Communities near Winfield ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Winfield.
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 Winfield. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Winfield.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Winfield. 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 Winfield.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Winfield. Our list includes 8 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Winfield.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Winfield ...
Looking for more information about Winfield? 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 Winfield, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Winfield.
Adding Winfield to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Winfield 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 Winfield was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Winfield on a map titled Rand McNally Map of West Virginia (1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Winfield on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 27 Apr 2022