Winchester, Virginia Population 2021

Winchester, Virginia's estimated population is 28,310 with a growth rate of 0.41% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Winchester, Virginia is the 65th largest county in Virginia. The 2010 Population was 26,150 and has seen a growth of 8.26% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202128,3101160.41%
202028,1941160.41%
201928,0781160.41%
201827,962-216-0.77%
201728,1783931.41%
201627,7853051.11%
201527,480980.36%
201427,382610.22%
201327,3213131.16%
201227,0083481.31%
201126,6605101.95%
201026,1504,20319.15%
199021,9471,7308.56%
198020,2175,57438.07%
197014,643-467-3.09%
196015,1101,2699.17%
195013,8411,74614.44%
194012,0951,24011.42%
193010,8553,97257.71%
19206,8831,01917.38%
19105,86470313.62%
19005,1610.00%
2021 Growth Rate
0.41%
2010 Population
26,150
Growth Since 2010
8.26%
map placeholder

Winchester, Virginia Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White22,87882.01%
Black or African American2,80810.07%
Two or More Races1,1834.24%
Asian6242.24%
Some Other Race3301.18%
American Indian and Alaska Native610.22%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander130.05%
Loading...

Winchester, Virginia Population by Race

Winchester, Virginia Population Pyramid $2021

Loading...

Winchester, Virginia Median Age

38.1


Total

36.4


Male

39.6


Female

Winchester, Virginia Adults

There are 21,499 adults, (4,443 of whom are seniors) in Winchester, Virginia.

Winchester, Virginia Age Dependency

63.6

Age Dependency Ratio

26

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Winchester, Virginia Sex Ratio

Female

14,203

50.91%

Male

13,694

49.09%

Winchester, Virginia Population by Age

Winchester, Virginia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Loading...

Winchester, Virginia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married62.7%37.3%
All44.3%55.7%
Female38.3%61.7%
Male36.5%63.5%
Non Family31.1%68.9%

44.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Winchester, Virginia Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All10,4902.5644.3
Non Family4,4731.2931.1
Married3,9403.2862.7
Female1,4314.0538.3
Male6463.6936.5

3.31

Average Family Size

2.56

Average Household Size

Loading...

Winchester, Virginia Households by Type

Loading...
Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,4747.95%
9th to 12th Grade1,4737.95%
High School Graduate4,56124.61%
Some College3,30217.81%
Associates Degree1,2236.60%
Bachelors Degree3,71020.02%
Graduate Degree2,79315.07%
Loading...

Winchester, Virginia Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Winchester, Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

Loading...
Race Total High School Bachelors
White13,46012,2485,371
Hispanic2,4711,085375
Black1,7701,461264
Asian492458327
2+ Races374374211
Other Race2008110
Native American383215
Islander13

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 66.46%.

Winchester, Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

Loading...
Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,846$40,090$30,867
Less Than 9th Grade$15,640$21,399$13,080
High School Graduate$30,548$35,126$27,967
Some College$40,287$47,500$35,824
Bachelors Degree$40,966$43,750$31,685
Graduate Degree$70,409$86,926$57,180

$34,846

Average Earnings

$40,090

Average Male

$30,867

Average Female

Winchester, Virginia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Winchester, Virginia Language by Age

Loading...

Winchester, Virginia Language

80.06% of Winchester, Virginia residents speak only English, while 19.94% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 16.27% of the population.

Winchester, Virginia Language

Winchester, Virginia Poverty by Race

Loading...
Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic4,8111,78337.06%
White17,6691,6789.50%
Black2,63046717.76%
Multiple1,12637132.95%
Asian6197512.12%
Other3137022.36%

16.26%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.97%

Male Poverty Rate

19.43%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Winchester, Virginia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Winchester, Virginia is Hispanic, with 37.06% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Winchester, Virginia is White, with 9.50% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.50%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.48%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.16%.

Winchester, Virginia Poverty

Loading...
Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade23.66%
High School15.33%
Some College10.71%
Bachelors or Greater5.14%

Winchester, Virginia Poverty Rate by Education

Loading...
Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed38.93%
Male Unemployed30.27%
Female Employed10.61%
Male Employed7.59%

Winchester, Virginia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Winchester, Virginia Income by Household Type

Loading...
Name Median Mean
Households$58,818$78,498
Families$69,358$92,789
Married Families$89,855-
Non Families$40,243$52,652
Loading...

Income by Household Type

Winchester, Virginia Marital Status

Loading...

Marriage Rates

39.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

40.9%

Male Marriage Rate

38.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Winchester, Virginia Married by Age and Sex

Loading...

Winchester, Virginia 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 35-44.

Winchester, Virginia Marital Status by Race

Loading...

Winchester, Virginia Marital Status

Loading...

1,745

Number of Veterans

1,552

Male Veterans

193

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam535
Second Gulf War446
First Gulf War434
Korea156
World War II72

Winchester, Virginia Veterans by War

Loading...
Age Group Veterans
75+443
35 to 54395
65 to 74373
55 to 64278
18 to 34256

Winchester, Virginia Veterans by Age

Loading...
Name Veterans % of Total
White1,3557.57%
Black27312.45%
Asian7915.19%
Hispanic612.08%
2+ Races295.26%
Native American926.47%

Winchester, Virginia Veterans by Race

Winchester, Virginia Veterans by Education

Loading...

9.06%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.02%

Veteran Disability Rate

Winchester, Virginia Veterans by Education

Loading...

65.4%

Labor Force Participation

63.2%

Employment Rate

3.2%

Unemployment Rate

Winchester, Virginia Employment by Age

Loading...

Winchester, Virginia Employment by Race

Loading...

Winchester, Virginia Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Loading...

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Loading...

47.82%

Born in Winchester, Virginia

86.79%

Native Born

13.21%

Foreign Born

9.37%

Non Citizen

3.83%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

86.79% of Winchester, Virginia residents were born in the United States, with 47.82% having been born in Virginia. 9.37% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Winchester, Virginia Place of Birth

  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990

Sources