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People

Total Population 565
Male Share of the Population 52.4%
Female Share of the Population 47.6%
Senior Citizens 23.9%
Employed Population 16+ 216
Age of the Population 45

Families

% of people married 43.4%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 15%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $51,250
% Above Poverty Level 79.3%
% Below Poverty Level 20.7%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 31 minutes
% Working from Home 0.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work 2.3%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 49.4%
Median Gross Rent $488
Median House Value $83,800

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 11%
US/American 0%
English 7.4%
Irish 15.4%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Winchester Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 24 miles N of Lawrence, Kansas (center to center)
Nearest Large City 40 miles W of Kansas City, Missouri
County Jefferson
Standard Zip Codes 66097
Phone Area Codes 913
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 39.322
Longitude -95.277

Winchester Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station OSKALOOSA 4 NE
Distance 5 miles
Jan Temp 18 to 36 F
Apr Temp 44 to 66 F
Jul Temp 68 to 89 F
Oct Temp 46 to 68 F
Annual Precip 38.2 inches
Station LAWRENCE
Distance 24.6 miles
Jan Temp 21 to 39 F
Apr Temp 46 to 68 F
Jul Temp 70 to 91 F
Oct Temp 48 to 70 F
Annual Precip 39.7 inches
Station HOLTON
Distance 26.3 miles
Jan Temp 15 to 36 F
Apr Temp 41 to 65 F
Jul Temp 67 to 89 F
Oct Temp 44 to 68 F
Annual Precip 37.5 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Easton 352 $0
McLouth 1,282 $57,120
Nortonville 529 $60,446
Oskaloosa 1,338 $64,722
Ozawkie 757 $73,750

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Winchester Public Libraries

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Winchester Public Library
203 FOURTH STREET
Winchester, Kansas
(913) 774-4967

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Winchester High Schools

JEFFERSON CO NORTH HIGH
302 5TH STREET
913-774-8515
Serves 161 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 11

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