Winter Garden, Florida

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Winter Garden, Florida
Downtown Winter Garden on the West Orange Trail, with Plant Street at left
Downtown Winter Garden on the West Orange Trail, with Plant Street at left
Motto(s): 
"A charming little city with a juicy past."[1]
Location in Orange County and the state of Florida
Location in Orange County and the state of Florida
Coordinates: 28°33′37″N 81°35′3″W / 28.56028°N 81.58417°W / 28.56028; -81.58417Coordinates: 28°33′37″N 81°35′3″W / 28.56028°N 81.58417°W / 28.56028; -81.58417
Country United States
State Florida
County Orange
Incorporated (town)1908
Incorporated (city)1925
Government
 • MayorJohn Rees (Nonpartisan)
 • City ManagerMike Bollhoefer
Area
 • Total17.98 sq mi (46.56 km2)
 • Land16.33 sq mi (42.29 km2)
 • Water1.65 sq mi (4.27 km2)
Elevation
125 ft (38 m)
Population
 • Total44,888
 • Density2,876.4/sq mi (1,110.60/km2)
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP codes
34777, 34778, 34787
Area code(s)407, 689
FIPS code12-78250[4]
GNIS feature ID0293423[5]
Websitewww.cwgdn.com

Winter Garden is a city 14 miles (23 km) west of Orlando. It in the western part of Orange County, Florida, United States. The city was established by Henry Harrel in 1857. It was formerly called Beulah. It is part of the Orlando–Kissimmee–Sanford, Florida Metropolitan Statistical Area. In 2022, 48,523 people lived there.[6]


References[change | change source]

  1. "City of Winter Garden, Florida". City of Winter Garden, Florida. Retrieved September 2, 2012.
  2. "2020 U.S. Gazetteer Files". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved December 2, 2021.
  3. "Census profile: Winter Garden, FL". Census Reporter. Retrieved 25 April 2022.
  4. "U.S. Census website". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  5. "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  6. "Winter Garden, Florida Population 2022 (Demographics, Maps, Graphs)". worldpopulationreview.com. Retrieved 25 April 2022.