Latest Data (2017)
Population 18,486
Nationwide Rank 1945

Quick Facts

Winchester, Kentucky is the 1,945th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Winchester, Kentucky is a city.

Winchester, Kentucky is as large as it has ever been. In 2017 Winchester had its largest population ever.

Winchester, Kentucky is growing somewhat quickly. It is growing faster than 63% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Winchester, Kentucky Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
1935 Augusta, Maine 18,594 0.2%
1936 Westminster, Maryland 18,593 9.0%
1937 Seminole, Florida 18,576 -0.4%
1938 Milledgeville, Georgia 18,575 -1.4%
1939 Chowchilla, California 18,558 27.3%
1940 Mesquite, Nevada 18,541 92.0%
1941 Cocoa, Florida 18,532 8.4%
1942 Thomasville, Georgia 18,515 1.6%
1943 Gautier, Mississippi 18,512 9.8%
1944 Laurel, Mississippi 18,493 1.2%
1945 Winchester, Kentucky 18,486 10.4%
1946 Niles, Ohio 18,473 -11.5%
1947 Fairmont, West Virginia 18,467 -4.1%
1948 Durango, Colorado 18,465 27.1%
1949 Jacksonville, Illinois 18,454 -7.6%
1950 Round Lake, Illinois 18,444 205.9%
1951 Farmington, Missouri 18,425 31.7%
1952 Bourbonnais, Illinois 18,420 19.9%
1953 Culpeper, Virginia 18,413 89.8%
1954 Marshfield, Wisconsin 18,405 -2.3%
1955 Selma, Alabama 18,370 -10.0%

Similarly Sized Cities In Kentucky

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
1087 Richmond 35,397 27.7%
1138 Georgetown 33,660 81.6%
1185 Florence 32,305 36.1%
1234 Hopkinsville 30,789 2.0%
1247 Nicholasville 30,553 46.5%
1265 Elizabethtown 30,023 32.7%
1317 Henderson 28,657 4.3%
1358 Independence 27,634 82.0%
1359 Frankfort 27,621 -0.5%
1372 Jeffersontown 27,395 3.3%
1510 Paducah 24,941 -5.0%
1653 Radcliff 22,576 2.2%
1772 Ashland 20,669 -5.6%
1886 Murray 19,200 25.8%
1897 Madisonville 19,067 -1.3%
1912 Erlanger 18,840 12.8%
1945 Winchester 18,486 10.4%
1973 St. Matthews 18,139 4.7%
2090 Danville 16,735 8.1%
2146 Fort Thomas 16,263 -1.3%
2186 Shelbyville 15,872 55.5%
2192 Shively 15,800 6.0%
2215 Berea 15,597 37.6%
2272 Newport 15,033 -11.7%
2315 Mount Washington 14,554 67.0%
2337 Glasgow 14,362 9.5%
2497 Bardstown 13,165 21.8%
2645 Shepherdsville 12,260 44.0%
2776 Lyndon 11,485 13.7%
2789 Somerset 11,423 0.0%
2790 Campbellsville 11,415 9.0%
2806 Lawrenceburg 11,318 23.5%
3099 Mayfield 9,847 -4.9%
3109 Paris 9,808 6.7%
3168 Middlesborough 9,460 -8.7%
3171 Alexandria 9,438 10.4%
3201 Versailles 9,292 17.5%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 18,486 1,945
2016 18,461 1,936
2015 18,446 1,928
2014 18,443 1,914
2013 18,383 1,911
2012 18,451 1,892
2011 18,309 1,894
2010 18,368 1,861
2009 16,766 1,981
2008 16,622 1,983
2007 16,635 1,962
2006 16,520 1,948
2005 16,406 1,934
2004 16,374 1,920
2003 16,361 1,904
2002 16,390 1,889
2001 16,554 1,858
2000 16,736 1,832
1990 15,821 1,691