Winchester, Kentucky Population 2022

19,288
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Winchester is a city located in Clark County Kentucky. It is also the county seat of Clark County. With a 2020 population of 19,288, it is the 22nd largest city in Kentucky and the 2373rd largest city in the United States. Winchester is currently growing at a rate of 0.40% annually and its population has increased by 0.80% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 19,134 in 2020. Spanning over 9 miles, Winchester has a population density of 2,110 people per square mile.

The average household income in Winchester is $62,545 with a poverty rate of 21.82%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $699 per month, and the median house value is $133,600. The median age in Winchester is 39.3 years, 36.5 years for males, and 41.6 years for females.

Winchester Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Winchesterwas:

  • White: 88.40%
  • Black or African American: 7.39%
  • Two or more races: 2.11%
  • Asian: 1.16%
  • Other race: 0.88%
  • Native American: 0.06%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Winchester, Kentucky is 19,288 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 19,134.

Winchester, Kentucky Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White16,37288.40%
Black or African American1,3697.39%
American Indian and Alaska Native110.06%
Asian2151.16%
Some Other Race1630.88%
Two or More Races3902.11%
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Winchester Population by Race

Winchester Population Pyramid 2022

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Winchester Median Age

39.5


Total

35.6


Male

41.5


Female

Winchester Adults

There are 14,329 adults, (3,236 of whom are seniors) in Winchester.

Winchester Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

29.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Winchester Sex Ratio

Female

10,019

54.10%

Male

8,501

45.90%

Winchester Population by Age

Winchester Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Winchester Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married80.4%19.6%
All56.5%43.5%
Non Family47.1%52.9%
Female32.1%67.9%
Male26%74%

56.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Winchester Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,8572.3256.5
Married3,0583.0380.4
Male4692.8226
Female1,2093.1732.1
Non Family3,1211.2247.1

2.9

Average Family Size

2.32

Average Household Size

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Winchester Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,0358.12%
9th to 12th Grade1,0308.08%
High School Graduate4,41834.68%
Some College3,02023.70%
Associates Degree9427.39%
Bachelors Degree1,56212.26%
Graduate Degree7335.75%
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Winchester Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Winchester Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
2+ Races17313049
White10,8409,2042,068
Hispanic44423468
Black1,106930143
Native American1111
Asian185185
Other Race10261

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 28.32%.

Winchester Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,349$41,861$25,918
Less Than 9th Grade$17,422$16,162$27,652
High School Graduate$30,662$39,012$22,029
Some College$29,141$45,655$24,570
Bachelors Degree$48,635$62,083$38,438
Graduate Degree$65,234$84,107$48,611

$31,349

Average Earnings

$41,861

Average Male

$25,918

Average Female

Winchester Earnings by Educational Attainment

Winchester Language by Age

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Winchester Language

95.61% of Winchester residents speak only English, while 4.39% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.86% of the population.

Winchester Language

Winchester Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic85556866.43%
Multiple38314938.90%
Asian2156329.30%
White15,4253,00919.51%
Black1,34020515.30%
Other70NaN%

21.82%

Overall Poverty Rate

20.98%

Male Poverty Rate

22.51%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Winchester

The race most likely to be in poverty in Winchester is Hispanic, with 66.43% 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 6.20%. Among those working part-time, it was 28.14%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.71%.

Winchester Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade46.26%
High School18.25%
Some College12.77%
Bachelors or Greater2.01%

Winchester Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed14.46%
Male Unemployed30.40%
Female Employed9.56%
Female Unemployed46.06%

Winchester Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Winchester Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$43,415$61,152
Families$61,964$74,830
Married Families$85,204-
Non Families$24,081$36,945
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Income by Household Type

Winchester Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

42.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.4%

Male Marriage Rate

38.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Winchester Married by Age and Sex

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Winchester Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Winchester Marital Status by Race

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Winchester Marital Status

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1,051

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War207
First Gulf War186
Vietnam318
Korea130
World War II37

Winchester Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34115
35 to 54162
55 to 64183
65 to 74260
75+331

Winchester Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White9407.40%
Black1119.98%
Hispanic91.79%

Winchester Veterans by Race

Winchester Veterans by Education

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12.36%

Veteran Poverty Rate

46.74%

Veteran Disability Rate

Winchester Veterans by Education

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59.3%

Labor Force Participation

55.6%

Employment Rate

6.2%

Unemployment Rate

Winchester Employment by Age

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Winchester Employment by Race

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Winchester Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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74.17%

Born in Winchester

97.53%

Native Born

2.47%

Foreign Born

1.51%

Non Citizen

0.97%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.53% of Winchester residents were born in the United States, with 74.17% having been born in Kentucky. 1.51% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Winchester Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18904,5190.00%
19005,9641,4452.81%
19107,1561,1921.84%
19208,3331,1771.53%
19308,233-100-0.12%
19408,5943610.43%
19509,2266320.71%
196010,1879611.00%
197013,4023,2152.78%
198015,2161,8141.28%
199015,7995830.38%
200016,7249250.57%
201018,3681,6440.94%
201118,445770.42%
201218,522770.42%
201318,599770.42%
201418,676770.41%
201518,753770.41%
201618,830770.41%
201718,907770.41%
201818,984770.41%
201919,061770.41%
202019,134730.38%
202119,211770.40%
202219,288770.40%

Winchester Population by Year