Winkler County , Texas

Winkler County: County in Texas, United States

About

Winkler County is a county located in the U.S. state of Texas. As of the 2010 census, the population was 7,110 and a population density of 3 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 7,887 inhabitants. Its county seat is Kermit. The county was created 134 years ago in 1887.

Winkler County Quick Facts

Population : 7,887 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Texas (United States)
Area : 2178 km2
Water as percent of area : 0.02%
Land as percent of area : 99.98%
Altitude : 2,884 feet / 879 meters
Capital : Kermit
Establishment : February 02, 1887
Time Zone : Central Time Zone
Local time : 13:17:15 (30th November 2021)
Density : 4 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 9.85% (2010-2020)
Weather : 37℉ Clear 7-days weather
Winkler County locator map
Location of Winkler County on Texas map.
Winkler County Courthouse 1910 image
Winkler County Courthouse 1910
Winkler County Courthouse 1910 image

Geography

Winkler County is located at 31°51'0"N 103°2'53"W (31.8500500, -103.0481700). It has 5 neighbors: Lea County, Andrews County, Ector County, Loving County and Ward County.

Winkler County map

The largest city of Winkler County is Kermit with a population of 6,367. Other cities include and Wink population 1,014. See all Winkler County cities & populated places.

Winkler County Populated Places

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Winkler County.

City Name Population Title
Kermit 6,367 City in Texas, United States
Wink 1,014 City in Winkler County, Texas, United States

Weather

Winkler County forecast: Clear, with a low around 37. more

Winkler County has 5 neighbours.

  • Kermit

Demographics

The population of Winkler County increased by 9.85% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 7,110 - census
2011 7,165 0.77% estimation process
2012 7,371 2.79% estimation process
2013 7,635 3.46% estimation process
2014 7,819 2.35% estimation process
2015 8,027 2.59% estimation process
2016 7,915 -1.42% estimation process
2017 7,605 -4.08% estimation process
2018 7,778 2.22% estimation process
2019 8,010 2.9% estimation process
2020 7,887 -1.56% estimation process

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Local Places in Winkler County

People born in Winkler County (1)

American actor Kovar McClure was born in Winkler County

Other places with the same name (1)

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