Winchester is a city located in Scott County Illinois. Winchester has a 2020 population of 1,488. It is also the county seat of Scott County. Winchester is currently growing at a rate of 0.47% annually but its population has decreased by -6.12% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,585 in 2010.
The average household income in Winchester is $65,563 with a poverty rate of 13.20%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $499 per month, and the median house value is $86,200. The median age in Winchester is 39.5 years, 38.7 years for males, and 40.9 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Winchesterwas:
The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.
98.61% of Winchester residents speak only English, while 1.39% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.99% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Winchester is White, with 13.72% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Winchester is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.57%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.80%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.53%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Winchester
99.35% of Winchester residents were born in the United States, with 90.57% having been born in Illinois. 0.16% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.