Winston County, Mississippi

Winston County: County in Mississippi, United States


Winston County is a county located in the U.S. state of Mississippi. As of the 2010 census, the population was 19,198 and a population density of 31 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 17,845 inhabitants. Its county seat is Louisville. The county was created 190 years ago in 1832.

Quick Facts about Winston County

Population : 17,845 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Mississippi (United States)
Different from : Winston County
Area : 610 km2
Official name : Winston County
Water as percent of area : 0.5%
Land as percent of area : 99.5%
Capital : Louisville
Establishment : January 01, 1833
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 14:40:29 (6th June 2023)
Density : 29 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -7.58% (2010-2020)
Winston County locator map
Location of Winston County on Mississippi map.
Strand Theatre Louisville image
Strand Theatre Louisville
Strand Theatre Louisville image


Winston County is located at 33°5'19"N 89°2'4"W (33.0884900, -89.0344300). It has 6 neighbors: Attala County, Choctaw County, Kemper County, Leake County, Neshoba County and Oktibbeha County.

Winston County map

The largest city of Winston County is Louisville with a population of 5,926. . See all Winston County cities & populated places.

Winston County Populated Places

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

City Name Population Title
Louisville 5,926 City in Winston County, Mississippi, United States of America
Noxapater 434 Town in Mississippi, USA

Winston County has 6 neighbours.

  • Louisville


According to census records, the population of Winston County decreased by 7.58% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 19,198 - census
2011 19,044 -0.81% estimation process
2012 18,977 -0.35% estimation process
2013 18,757 -1.17% estimation process
2014 18,601 -0.84% estimation process
2015 18,447 -0.83% estimation process
2016 18,340 -0.58% estimation process
2017 18,237 -0.56% estimation process
2018 18,164 -0.4% estimation process
2019 17,955 -1.16% estimation process
2020 17,845 -0.62% estimation process

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People born in Winston County (2)

People born in Winston County, including politician John Sparks, politician Giles Ward, .


Other places with the same name (2)

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County Name Population Title
Hinds County 227,966 County in Mississippi, United States
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Jackson 157,821 Capital and largest city of Mississippi
Rankin County 155,975 County in Mississippi, United States
Jackson County 143,802 County in Mississippi, United States
Madison County 106,871 County in Mississippi, United States
Lee County 85,466 County in Mississippi, United States
Forrest County 75,009 County in Mississippi, United States
Lauderdale County 73,751 County in Mississippi, United States
Gulfport 71,438 City in Mississippi
West Gulfport 71,329 City in Harrison County, Mississippi, United States of America
Jones County 67,993 County in South Dakota, United States
Lamar County 64,165 County in Mississippi, United States
Auburn 60,258 City in Lee County, Alabama, USA
Lowndes County 58,309 County in Mississippi, United States