Winchester, KY Demographics


Population: 16,724. Estimated population in July 2019: 16,494 (-1.4% change)
Males: 7,863 (47.0%), Females: 8,861 (53.0%)

Clark County

Zip codes: 40391.

Median resident age: 35.0 years
Median household income: $31,254
Median house value: $80,600

Races in Winchester:

  • White Non-Hispanic (88.3%)
  • Black (8.8%)
  • Hispanic (1.6%)
  • Two or more races (0.9%)
  • Other race (0.8%)
  • American Indian (0.6%)

Ancestries: United States (23.6%), Irish (8.9%), English (8.8%), German (7.2%), Italian (1.6%), Scotch-Irish (1.3%).

Land area: 7.6 square miles

Map of Winchester, KY

Population

For population 25 years and over in Winchester

  • High school or higher: 69.3%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 12.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.0%
  • Unemployed: 5.8%
  • Mean travel time to work: 22.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Winchester city

  • Never married: 23.0%
  • Now married: 51.8%
  • Separated: 2.8%
  • Widowed: 8.1%
  • Divorced: 14.2%

1.2% Foreign born

Population change: +868 (+5.5%).

Hospitals

Hospital/medical center in Winchester:

  • CLARK REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER (1107 W LEXINGTON AV)

Other hospitals/medical centers near Winchester:

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Winchester:

  • BLUE GRASS (about 29 miles; LEXINGTON, KY; ID: LEX)
  • CINCINNATI MUNI AIRPORT LUNKEN FIELD (about 78 miles; CINCINNATI, OH; ID: LUK)
  • CINCINNATI/NORTHERN KENTUCKY INTERNATIONAL (about 79 miles; COVINGTON/CINCINNATI, OH, KY; ID: CVG)

Other public-use airports nearest to Winchester:

  • MOUNT STERLING-MONTGOMERY COUNTY (about 16 miles; MOUNT STERLING, KY; ID: IOB)
  • GEORGETOWN SCOTT COUNTY – MARSHALL FLD (about 24 miles; GEORGETOWN, KY; ID: 27K)
  • CYNTHIANA-HARRISON COUNTY (about 26 miles; CYNTHIANA, KY; ID: 0I8)

Colleges and Universities

College/University in Winchester:

  • MOTIF BEAUTY ACADEMY (Full-time enrollment: 21; Location: 23 W LEXINGTON AVE; Private, for-profit)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Winchester:

  • EASTERN KENTUCKY UNIVERSITY (about 19 miles; RICHMOND, KY; Full-time enrollment: 11,214)
  • UNIVERSITY OF KENTUCKY (about 23 miles; LEXINGTON, KY; FT enrollment: 20,492)
  • LEXINGTON COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 23 miles; LEXINGTON, KY; FT enrollment: 5,437)
  • MOREHEAD STATE UNIVERSITY (about 54 miles; MOREHEAD, KY; FT enrollment: 6,866)
  • NORTHERN KENTUCKY UNIVERSITY (about 68 miles; HIGHLAND HEIGHTS, KY; FT enrollment: 9,668)
  • XAVIER UNIVERSITY (about 82 miles; CINCINNATI, OH; FT enrollment: 4,977)
  • CINCINNATI STATE TECHNICAL AND COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 84 miles; CINCINNATI, OH; FT enrollment: 3,972)

Schools

Public high school in Winchester:

  • GEORGE ROGERS CLARK HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 1,467; Location: 620 BOONE AVE; Grades: 09 – 12)

Private high school in Winchester:

  • CLARK COUNTY CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 222; Location: 150 MARYLAND AVE; Grades: KG – 12)

Biggest public primary/middle schools in Winchester:

  • CLARK MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 749; Location: 1 EDUCATIONAL PLAZA; Grades: 06 – 08)
  • STRODE STATION ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 588; Location: 2 EDUCATIONAL PLAZA; Grades: KG – 05)
  • WILLIAM G CONKWRIGHT MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 506; Location: 360 MT STERLING RD; Grades: 06 – 08)
  • SHEARER ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 410; Location: 244 E BROADWAY; Grades: KG – 05)
  • CENTRAL ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 362; Location: 330 MT STERLING ST; Grades: KG – 05)
  • PROVIDENCE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 314; Location: 7076 OLD BOONESBORO RD; Grades: KG – 05)
  • FANNIE BUSH ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 269; Location: 250 N MAIN ST; Grades: KG – 05)
  • HANNAH MCCLURE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 263; Location: 30 BECKNER ST; Grades: KG – 05)
  • PILOT VIEW ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 155; Location: 7501 IRONWORKS RD; Grades: KG – 05)
  • TRAPP ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 117; Location: 11400 IRVINE RD; Grades: KG – 05)