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Statistics & Facts

The Alabama state capital is Montgomery.
The population of Winfield is approximately 4,050 (1990), 4717 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 1,629 (1990), 1984 (2010).
The amount of land area in Winfield is 29.874 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0.126 sq kilometers.
The distance from Winfield to Washington DC is 716 miles.
The distance to the Alabama state capital is 141 miles. (as the crow flies)
Winfield is positioned 33.92 degrees north of the equator and 87.79 degrees west of the prime meridian.
Winfield elevation is 547 feet above sea level.
Winfield median income is $ 36,661.
The Winfield median home price is $ 59,222.
Winfield average annual rainfall is 57 inches per year
Winfield average temperature is 60 degrees F.


in northwest Alabama about 40 miles east of the Mississippi border and 75 miles west of Birmingham.
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History & History Related Items

The earliest settlers of the area were Chickasaw who hunted and fished here. The town was first called Needmore, but the name was changed in 1897 when it was incorporated. The city was named for General Winfield Scott.
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Annual Mule Day Festivalheld each year on the fourth Saturday in September.
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Winfield City Government

City of Winfield
111 Bankhead Hwy
Winfield, AL 35594-5305
Phone: 205-487-4338

Winfield has a Mayor-City Council form of government. The council has five members who are elected to four year terms. The Mayor is separately elected at large, also to a four year term.

Winfield Chamber

Winfield Chamber of Commerce
PO Box 447
Winfield, AL 35594
Phone: 205-487-4277

Winfield Organizations

Winfield Chamber of Commerce
PO Box 447
Winfield, AL 35594
Phone: 205-487-4277

Winfield Libraries

Winfield Public Library
185 Ashwood Dr
Winfield, AL 35594-5436
Phone: 205-487-2484

Northwest Regional Library
130 N 1st St E
Winfield, AL 35594
Phone: 205-487-2330 Winfield


The population of Winfield was:
1980 - 3,781
1990 - 4,050

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