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Wintersburg, Arizona
Census-designated place
Location in Maricopa County and the state of Arizona
Location in Maricopa County and the state of Arizona
Country United States
State Arizona
County Maricopa
Elevation 1,008 ft (307 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 136
Time zone Mountain (MST) (UTC-7)
ZIP codes 85354

Wintersburg is a census-designated place in Maricopa County, Arizona, United States, located about 50 miles west of Phoenix, and 15 miles west of Buckeye along Interstate 10.

Wintersburg is home to the Palo Verde Nuclear Generating Station, the largest nuclear power plant in the United States.


As of the census of 2010, there were 136 people residing in the CDP. The population density was 274.5 people per square mile. The racial makeup of the CDP was 82.35% White, 2.21% Black or African American, 1.47% Native American, 2.21% Pacific Islander, and 11.76% from other races. 26.47% of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any race.

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