Windsor, Virginia

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Windsor, Virginia

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Windsor strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Virginia):

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Well-Paid Single Women
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Top 12% Windsor Well-Paid Single Women

Comparative Profile of Windsor, Virginia

Comparing Windsor to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Virginia (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Well-Paid Single Women 9 8
Racial Diversity 8 4
Well-Paid Single Men 8 8
Female Share of the Population 8 5
Age of the Population 6 5
Male Share of the Population 3 6
Senior Citizens 3 3
Children Under 5 Years Old 2 3


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 5 8
Average Household Size 4 7


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
College Educated Adults 7 5
Median Family Income 7 7
People Above Poverty 7 8
People in Middle Class or Better 6 7

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Walking and Biking to Work 8 7
Working at Home 7 8
Public Transportation Use 5 4
Short Commute Times 5 4


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Housing Recently Built 8 8
People Living Alone 8 5
Affordability of Property Taxes 5 4
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 5 5
Affordability of Rents 4 4
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 2 1

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Windsor Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 9 miles W of Suffolk, Virginia (center to center)
Nearest Large City 36 miles W of Virginia Beach, Virginia
County Isle of Wight
Metro Area Norfolk - Virginia Beach - Newport News
Standard Zip Codes 23487
Phone Area Codes 757
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 36.808
Longitude -76.744

Windsor Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Station HOLLAND 1 E
Distance 8.7 miles
Jan Temp 27 to 49 F
Apr Temp 44 to 70 F
Jul Temp 66 to 88 F
Oct Temp 46 to 72 F
Annual Precip 49 inches
Distance 9.5 miles
Jan Temp 30 to 49 F
Apr Temp 47 to 70 F
Jul Temp 69 to 88 F
Oct Temp 50 to 71 F
Annual Precip 48.7 inches
Distance 30.8 miles
Jan Temp 32 to 48 F
Apr Temp 48 to 67 F
Jul Temp 71 to 87 F
Oct Temp 53 to 69 F
Annual Precip 45.7 inches
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Windsor Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 916 100%
Male 430 46.9%
Female 486 53.1%
Under 18 218 23.8%
18+ 698 76.2%
65+ 114 12.4%
Median Age 38
Average Family Size 2.87
White 822 89.7%
African-American 83 9.1%
Asian 0 0%
American Indian & Alaskan 4 0.4%
Other 0 0%
Mixed Race 7 0.8%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 9 1%

Estimated Windsor Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 2,429
Growth 1,513
Growth % 165.2%

Windsor Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
US/American 38.5%
English 16.6%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 15.1%
German 5.2%
European 3.8%
Scottish 3.6%
Dutch 3.3%
Irish 2.9%
French Canadian 1.7%
French (except Basque) 1.6%
Italian 1.6%
Scotch-Irish 1.4%
Welsh 0.9%
Portuguese 0.5%
Polish 0.5%
British 0.5%
Russian 0.5%
Hungarian 0.3%
Norwegian 0.3%
Lithuanian 0.3%
Czech 0.3%
Danish 0.3%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Windsor 916 $44,167
Courtland 1,270 $43,229
Franklin 8,346 $40,299
Ivor 320 $44,688
Smithfield 6,324 $53,906
Suffolk 63,677 $47,342
Wakefield 1,038 $34,539
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Windsor High Schools (2004)

Serves 509 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 13.2

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