Winchester, Connecticut

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Population in 2010: 11,242. Population change since 2000: +5.4%
 
Males: 5,536  (49.2%)
Females: 5,706  (50.8%)
Median resident age:  44.0 years
Connecticut median age:  39.2 years

Zip codes: 06098.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $58,869 (it was $46,671 in 2000)
Winchester:

$58,869
CT:

$67,098

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $29,072 (it was $22,589 in 2000)

Winchester town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $203,421 (it was $126,600 in 2000)
Winchester:

$203,421
CT:

$267,000

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $302,078; Detached houses: $319,411; Townhouses or other attached units: $179,757; In 2-unit structures: $202,572; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $171,370; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $142,640; Mobile homes: $57,056
  • Races in Winchester, CT (2010)

    Winchester races chart
    • 10,23091.0%White alone
    • 5835.2%Hispanic
    • 1661.5%Two or more races
    • 1361.2%Black alone
    • 1020.9%Asian alone
    • 150.1%American Indian alone
    • 90.08%Other race alone
    • 10.01%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

Races in Winchester detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Winchester: 151.3 (very high, U.S. average is 100)

Ancestries: Italian (20.8%), Irish (18.9%), English (14.3%), French (13.4%), German (13.4%), Polish (7.4%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 05/1771

Land area: 32.3 square miles.

Population density: 348 people per square mile   (very low).

Winchester,CT real estate house value index trend

For population 25 years and over in Winchester:

  • High school or higher: 78.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.1%
  • Unemployed: 3.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Winchester town:

  • Never married: 24.4%
  • Now married: 54.6%
  • Separated: 1.7%
  • Widowed: 9.1%
  • Divorced: 10.2%

643 residents are foreign born (2.4% Europe, 2.0% Latin America, 1.0% Asia, 0.6% North America).

This town:

6.0%
Connecticut:

13.9%



According to our research of Connecticut and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Winchester, Connecticut as of July 30, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Winchester to the number of sex offenders is 10,779 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is a lot smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Winchester town:  2.0% ($2,571)
Connecticut:  1.8% ($2,961)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Bristol, CT (18.5 miles , pop. 60,062).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: North Hempstead, NY (84.9 miles , pop. 222,611).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (85.0 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: Winsted, CT (0.9 miles ), Colebrook, CT (2.2 miles ), Barkhamsted, CT (2.3 miles ), New Hartford, CT (2.5 miles ), New Hartford Center, CT (2.5 miles ), Norfolk, CT (2.7 miles ), Torrington, CT (2.8 miles ), Hartland, CT (3.1 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 10 buildings, average cost: $110,900
  • 1998: 13 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 1999: 18 buildings, average cost: $125,900
  • 2000: 15 buildings, average cost: $133,800
  • 2001: 18 buildings, average cost: $124,600
  • 2002: 27 buildings, average cost: $181,300
  • 2003: 18 buildings, average cost: $142,000
  • 2004: 29 buildings, average cost: $179,600
  • 2005: 35 buildings, average cost: $163,200
  • 2006: 26 buildings, average cost: $314,500
  • 2007: 23 buildings, average cost: $174,900
  • 2008: 15 buildings, average cost: $268,600
  • 2009: 8 buildings, average cost: $129,100
  • 2010: 3 buildings, average cost: $247,300
  • 2011: 3 buildings, average cost: $313,600
  • 2012: 34 buildings, average cost: $69,500

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 41.92 N, Longitude: 73.08 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 860

Winchester household income distribution Winchester home values distribution

Crime rates in Winchester by Year
Type 2001 2002 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 112263343423
per 100,000 9.39.218.418.455.427.627.937.327.535.517.827.2
Robberies 130213233140
per 100,000 9.327.70.018.49.227.618.628.027.58.935.70.0
Assaults 4212201471016166911
per 100,000 37.318.5110.7183.7129.264.393.0149.2146.453.380.399.8
Burglaries 121434597161766068658136
per 100,000 111.9129.2313.5541.9655.0560.2706.5559.6622.3577.1722.9326.7
Thefts 100130162170161158167146138150161150
per 100,000 932.41,199.71,493.91,561.41,485.21,451.11,552.31,361.81,262.91,331.81,436.91,361.3
Auto thefts 412728162288138116
per 100,000 37.39.2249.0257.2147.6202.174.474.6119.071.098.254.5
Arson 014455212411
per 100,000 0.09.236.936.746.145.918.69.318.335.58.99.1
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 292.4) 68.580.3144.2185.2197.7163.0170.7174.6169.7146.8163.4128.5

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Winchester detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 22 (18 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.63
Connecticut average:

2.37
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.0%
Connecticut:

6.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (18%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Metal and metal products (6%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Miscellaneous manufacturing (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Machinery (4%)
  • Health care (18%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Food and beverage stores (4%)
  • Social assistance (3%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (8%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (4%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (10%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (4%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (3%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (3%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (3%)

Work and jobs in Winchester: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

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Tornado activity:

Winchester-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Connecticut state average. It is 15% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/29/1995, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 17.6 miles away from the Winchester town center killed 3 people and injured 24 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 10/3/1979, a category F4 tornado 21.5 miles away from the town center killed 3 people and injured 500 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Winchester-area historical earthquake activity is near Connecticut state average. It is 88% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 154.1 miles away from the city center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MB, 4.2 MS, 5.2 MW, 5.0 MW, Depth: 6.8 mi) earthquake occurred 180.1 miles away from Winchester center
On 1/19/1982 at 00:14:42, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 MD, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 132.5 miles away from the city center
On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 189.3 miles away from the city center
On 6/17/1991 at 08:53:16, a magnitude 4.1 (4.0 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 95.1 miles away from Winchester center
On 8/22/1992 at 12:20:32, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 3.8 MS, 4.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 243.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Litchfield County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 5, Floods: 4, Blizzards: 3, Snowstorms: 3, Hurricanes: 2, Snows: 2, Snowfall: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Winchester:

  • C R I BOYD STREET (Hospital, about 1 miles away; WINSTED, CT)
  • HIGHLAND ACRES R H (Nursing Home, about 1 miles away; WINSTED, CT)
  • LAUREL HILL HEALTHCARE (Nursing Home, about 1 miles away; WINSTED, CT)
  • FOOTHILLS VN HOME CARE INC (Home Health Center, about 1 miles away; WINSTED, CT)
  • FOOTHILLS VISITING NURSE AND H (Hospital, about 1 miles away; WINSTED, CT)
  • C R I - SPENCER HILL ROAD (Hospital, about 2 miles away; WINSTED, CT)
  • VALERIE MANOR (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; TORRINGTON, CT)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Winchester:

  • Tunxis Community College (about 19 miles; Farmington, CT; Full-time enrollment: 2,787)
  • Westfield State University (about 21 miles; Westfield, MA; FT enrollment: 5,548)
  • University of Hartford (about 21 miles; West Hartford, CT; FT enrollment: 6,398)
  • Central Connecticut State University (about 23 miles; New Britain, CT; FT enrollment: 9,989)
  • Capital Community College (about 24 miles; Hartford, CT; FT enrollment: 2,609)
  • Trinity College (about 24 miles; Hartford, CT; FT enrollment: 2,355)
  • University of Connecticut-Tri-Campus (about 26 miles; Waterbury, CT; FT enrollment: 2,250)

Library in Winchester:

  • BEARDSLEY & MEMORIAL LIBRARY (Operating income: $309,980; Location: 40 MUNRO PLACE; 54,372 books; 18 e-books; 1,419 audio materials; 986 video materials; 5 local licensed databases; 30 state licensed databases; 103 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Winchester: Camp Wahanda (A), Camp Wabigoon (B), Camp Wa-nee (C), Camp Delaware (D), Camp Berger (E), Highland Lake Club (F), Laurel Crest Campground (G), Green Woods Country Club (H), Northwestern Connecticut Community College Library (I), Beardsley Memorial Library (J), Winsted Area Ambulance Association (K), Winchester Center Fire Department (L), Winsted Fire Department Cascade Engine Company 3 and 4 (M), Winsted Fire Department Union Engine Company 1 (N), Winsted Fire Department Headquarters (O), Winsted Fire Marshal's Office (P). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Rowley Park Plaza Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Winchester include: Church of Christ Baptist Church (A), Faith Bible Church (B), First Church of Winsted (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Old North Road Burying Ground (1), Saint Joseph Cemetery (2), Danbury Quarter Cemetery (3), Winchester Cemetery (4), Hurlbut Cemetery (5), Forest View Cemetery (6). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes, reservoirs, and swamps: Crystal Lake (A), Rowley Pond (B), Hurlbut Pond (C), Park Pond (D), Silas Hall Pond (E), Highland Lake (F), Sucker Brook Reservoir (G), Mad River Reservoir (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Mad River (A), Mill Brook (B), Rugg Brook (C), Colebrook Brook (D), Fox Brook (E), Taylor Brook (F), Indian Meadow Brook (G), Sucker Brook (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Winchester include: Club Island Park (1), Platt Hill State Park (2), Laurel Park (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Litchfield County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 74.3. This is about average.

City:

74.3
U.S.:

74.2

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.161. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 13.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.161
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 1.66. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 8.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.66
U.S.:

6.58

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 0.394. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 8.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.394
U.S.:

1.929

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 35.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

35.7
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 8.24. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 8.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.24
U.S.:

20.22

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 5.51. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 13.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.51
U.S.:

9.14
Average household size:
This town:  2.3 people
Connecticut:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  61.8%
Whole state:  66.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  8.4%
Whole state:  6.6%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

6.7%
Whole state:

7.9%

Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

1.7%
Whole state:

3.9%

People in group quarters in Winchester in 2010:

  • 79 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 14 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 6 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 3 people in other noninstitutional facilities

People in group quarters in Winchester in 2000:

  • 70 people in nursing homes
  • 10 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 5 people in religious group quarters

Winchester compared to Connecticut state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.5
Connecticut average:

12.8

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (55%)
  • Utility gas (30%)
  • Electricity (11%)
  • Wood (3%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Winchester town (based on Litchfield County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic50,35430
Mainline Protestant20,68187
Evangelical Protestant4,48339
Other4,42016
Orthodox1752
Black Protestant1602
None109,654-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 43
Litchfield County:

2.29 / 10,000 pop.
Connecticut:

2.21 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.05 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.07 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 12
Litchfield County:

0.64 / 10,000 pop.
Connecticut:

1.02 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 56
Litchfield County:

2.98 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.27 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 208
Here:

11.07 / 10,000 pop.
State:

9.19 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

6.9%
Connecticut:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Litchfield County:

21.1%
Connecticut:

21.5%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

11.8%
State:

15.8%

4.29% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($55,683 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.29%
Connecticut average:

4.33%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($267 average AGI)
Litchfield County:

0.03%
Connecticut average:

0.06%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from New Haven County, CT  0.98% ($49,485 average AGI)
from Hartford County, CT  0.82% ($46,982)
from Fairfield County, CT  0.66% ($64,663)


4.87% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($50,634 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.87%
Connecticut average:

4.84%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($329 average AGI)
Litchfield County:

0.05%
Connecticut average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to New Haven County, CT  0.88% ($43,857 average AGI)
to Hartford County, CT  0.85% ($48,773)
to Fairfield County, CT  0.56% ($56,958)

Strongest AM radio stations in Winchester:

  • WTIC (1080 AM; 50 kW; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WLAT (910 AM; 5 kW; NEW BRITAIN, CT; Owner: MEGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW BRITAIN LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WSNG (610 AM; 1 kW; TORRINGTON, CT; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF)
  • WHYN (560 AM; 5 kW; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WFAN (660 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WGY (810 AM; 50 kW; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WVNE (760 AM; daytime; 25 kW; LEICESTER, MA; Owner: BLOUNT MASSCOM, INC.)
  • WDZK (1550 AM; 5 kW; BLOOMFIELD, CT; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WALE (990 AM; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, RI; Owner: NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WCBS (880 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Winchester:

  • WRCH (100.5 FM; NEW BRITAIN, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WJMJ (88.9 FM; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: ST. THOMAS SEMINARY)
  • WAPJ (89.9 FM; TORRINGTON, CT; Owner: NUTMEG CONSERVATORY FOR THE ARTS, INC.)
  • WTIC-FM (96.5 FM; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WWUH (91.3 FM; WEST HARTFORD, CT; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF HARTFORD)
  • WZBG (97.3 FM; LITCHFIELD, CT; Owner: LOCAL GIRLS & BOYS B/CASTING CORP.)
  • WCCC-FM (106.9 FM; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: MARLIN BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WAQY (102.1 FM; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WAMQ (105.1 FM; GREAT BARRINGTON, MA; Owner: WAMC)
  • WAMC-FM (90.3 FM; ALBANY, NY; Owner: WAMC)
  • W218AV (91.5 FM; WARREN, CT; Owner: MONROE BOARD OF EDUCATION)
  • WWYZ (92.5 FM; WATERBURY, CT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKSS (95.7 FM; HARTFORD-MERIDEN, CT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WHCN (105.9 FM; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WZMX (93.7 FM; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WHYN-FM (93.1 FM; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMRQ (104.1 FM; WATERBURY, CT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WSGG (89.3 FM; NORFOLK, CT; Owner: REVIVAL CHRISTIAN MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WPKT (90.5 FM; MERIDEN, CT; Owner: CONNECTICUT PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WDRC-FM (102.9 FM; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

TV broadcast stations around Winchester:

  • WTIC-TV (Channel 61; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • W11BJ (Channel 11; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: COMMUNICATIONS SITE MANAGEMENT LLC)
  • WTXX (Channel 20; WATERBURY, CT; Owner: WTXX INC.)
  • WUVN (Channel 18; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WVIT (Channel 30; NEW BRITAIN, CT; Owner: OUTLET BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WEDH (Channel 24; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: CONNECTICUT PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WFSB (Channel 3; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
  • WHCT-LP (Channel 38; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: VENTURE TECHNOLOGIES GROUP, LLC)
  • WWLP (Channel 22; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: WWLP BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WTNH (Channel 8; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: WTNH BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WYDN (Channel 48; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL PUBLIC TV CORPORATION)
  • WCTX (Channel 59; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: WTNH BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WEDY (Channel 65; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: CONNECTICUT PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WHTX-LP (Channel 10; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WRDM-LP (Channel 13; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: ZGS HARTFORD, INC.)
  • W67DF (Channel 67; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WMLD-LP (Channel 6; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: HARVARD BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 29Number of bridges
  • 71m233ftTotal length
  • $54,000Total costs
  • 108,415Total average daily traffic
  • 4,477Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 11920-1929
  • 41930-1939
  • 51940-1949
  • 121950-1959
  • 31960-1969
  • 31970-1979
  • 11980-1989
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Winchester, CT

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1
  • 15 Oakdale Ave (Lat: 41.921639 Lon: -73.049389), Type: Mtower, Structure height: 56.7 m, Overall height: 59.7 m, Call Sign: KNKN589
    Assigned Frequencies: 880.020 MHz, 880.020 MHz, 880.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/05/2010, Expiration Date: 10/01/2020, Certifier: David C Jatlow
    Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 1120 20th Street, Nw - Suite 1000, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 457-2055, Fax: (202) 457-3073, Email:

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

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  • Platt Hill Rd (Lat: 41.899528 Lon: -73.114000), Call Sign: KUZ973, Licensee ID: L00010326
    Assigned Frequencies: 44.6800 MHz, 44.9200 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/14/2010, Expiration Date: 02/26/2021
    Registrant: State Of Connecticut, 79 Elm St 1st Fl, Hartford, CT 06106-5127, Phone: (860) 424-3171

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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  • 746 Winchester Rd (Lat: 41.923972 Lon: -73.170667), Overall height: 54.9 m, Call Sign: WPNB750
    Assigned Frequencies: 6635.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/06/2011, Expiration Date: 12/03/2021
    Registrant: Connecticut, State Pf, 1111 Country Club Road, Middletown, CT 06457-2794, Phone: (860) 685-8280
  • WINCHESTER, 746 Winchester Rd (Lat: 41.923972 Lon: -73.170667), Type: Tower, Structure height: 54.9 m, Call Sign: WPSP298, Licensee ID: L00010326
    Assigned Frequencies: 6615.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/27/2011, Expiration Date: 07/02/2021, Certifier: Michael A Stemmler
    Registrant: State Of Connecticut, 1111 Country Club Road, Middletown, CT 06457, Phone: (860) 685-8280

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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  • Call Sign: N1CLZ, Previous Call Sign: KA1HYB, Licensee ID: L00590185
    Grant Date: 11/07/2002, Expiration Date: 12/29/2012
    Registrant: Allan W Buttrick Jr, 124 Huntington Rd, Winchester, CT 06098
  • Call Sign: KB1GDU, Licensee ID: L00313962
    Grant Date: 01/12/2001, Expiration Date: 01/12/2011, Cancellation Date: 01/15/2013, Certifier: John M Hebert
    Registrant: John M Hebert, 101 Laurel Way, Winchester, CT 06098
  • Call Sign: KB1GDY, Licensee ID: L00314820
    Grant Date: 01/16/2001, Expiration Date: 01/16/2011, Cancellation Date: 01/17/2013, Certifier: Isaac B Hebert
    Registrant: Isaac B Hebert, 101 Laurel Way, Winchester, CT 06094
  • Call Sign: KB1RRK, Licensee ID: L01459248
    Grant Date: 01/16/2009, Expiration Date: 01/16/2019, Certifier: Daniel T Butler
    Registrant: Daniel T Butler, 110 West Rd, Winchester, CT 06098

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