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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Winchester is 19,071. Winchester, Kentucky is the 1,947th largest city in the US.
Winchester is located entirely in Clark County.
The peak population of Winchester was in 2020, when its population was 19,153. In 2020, Winchester was the 1,924th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 1,947th largest city in the US. Winchester is currently 0.4% smaller than it was in 2020.
Winchester has grown 13.9% since the 2000. Winchester, Kentucky's growth is about average. 54% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Winchester has a population density of 2,343.8 people per square mile.
The total voting age population of Winchester, Kentucky, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 13,963. The voting age population is 45.8% male and 54.2% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 16.7% of the residents of Winchester are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Winchester are 88.7% White, 7.8% Black, 2.0% Two or more races, 1.0% Asian, 0.5% Other and 0.1% American Indian. Additionally, 3.2% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Winchester, 19.4% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 25.1%. On a per-household basis, 15.9% of families are below the poverty line in Winchester.
Among those aged 16 and older, 60.5% of Winchester residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 83.8% of Winchester residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 17.5% have a bachelor's degree and 5.1% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Winchester residents aged 5 and older, 3.2% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 1.9% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.3% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Winchester is 7.0%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Winchester, 13.8% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Winchester is $44,747.
In Winchester, 54.3% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 45.7% of housing units in Winchester.
Of all the housing units in Winchester, 13.4% of them were build before 1940.
In Winchester, 16.1% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 1,400 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Winchester is $698.
In Winchester, 73.9% of households have an active broadband internet connection.