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Winthrop is a town in Kennebec County, in the Augusta-Waterville metro area.
The community was named for John Winthrop, colonial governor of MA
The latitude of Winthrop is 44.305N. The longitude is -69.977W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 217 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 6,232.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Winthrop demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Kennebec County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 04284 ZIP code.
6% of Winthrop residents report German ancestry, and 13% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Winthrop ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Winthrop was $19,447, compared with $21,587 nationally.
27% of Winthrop residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Winthrop, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $402. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $935.
Libraries in Winthrop include Winthrop - Bailey Public Library ... View libraries
The average commute time for Winthrop workers is 24 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
Hotels in Winthrop include Winthrop Motel.
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