Winchester, Kansas

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Population in 2017: 531 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -8.3%
 
Males: 257  (48.6%)
Females: 274  (51.4%)
Median resident age:

44.2 years
Kansas median age:

36.7 years

Zip codes: 66097.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $51,587 (it was $37,143 in 2000)
Winchester:

$51,587
KS:

$56,422

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $21,417 (it was $14,568 in 2000)

Winchester city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $81,807 (it was $44,000 in 2000)
Winchester:

$81,807
KS:

$150,600

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $84,935; detached houses: $84,647; mobile homes: $116,274

Median gross rent in 2017: $553.

March 2019 cost of living index in Winchester: 78.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 21.9%
(22.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 25.0% for American Indian residents)
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  • Races in Winchester, KS (2010)
    • 53997.8%White alone
    • 71.3%American Indian alone
    • 50.9%Hispanic

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



According to our research of Kansas and other state lists, there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Winchester, Kansas as of February 24, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Winchester is 197 to 1.


Crime rates in Winchester by year

Type

2005

2010

2011

2013

2015

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
2
(346.6)
4
(711.7)
4
(722.0)
7
(1,289)
2
(375.9)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(188.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)13.928.528.951.630.1

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Crime rate in Winchester detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
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Ancestries: German (43.8%), American (11.3%), Irish (5.7%), English (4.9%), Swedish (4.2%), Scottish (3.2%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1190 feet

Land area: 0.30 square miles.

Population density: 1,796 people per square mile   (low).

Winchester, Kansas map

2 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.3%
Kansas:

5.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $2,036 (2.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,640 (1.9%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lawrence, KS (25.0 miles , pop. 80,098).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Kansas City, MO (41.8 miles , pop. 441,545).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (434.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Nortonville, KS (2.7 miles ),
Oskaloosa, KS (2.8 miles ),
Easton, KS (2.9 miles ),
McLouth, KS (3.1 miles ),
Valley Falls, KS (3.2 miles ),
Ozawkie, KS (3.5 miles ),
Effingham, KS (3.9 miles ),
Lancaster, KS (4.2 miles )

Latitude: 39.32 N, Longitude: 95.27 W

Area code: 913

Distribution of median household income in Winchester, KS in 2017
Distribution of house value in Winchester, KS in 2017
Winchester satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1998: 2 buildings, average cost: $45,500
  • 2000: 4 buildings, average cost: $32,000
  • 2002: 2 buildings, average cost: $65,000
  • 2004: 4 buildings, average cost: $87,800
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $120,000
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $82,500
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $40,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Winchester, KS residents
Average permit cost in Winchester, KS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.9%
Kansas:

3.7%
Most common industries in Winchester, KS (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (14.8%)
  • Educational services (10.9%)
  • Health care (7.0%)
  • Public administration (5.7%)
  • Social assistance (5.7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (3.9%)
  • Finance & insurance (3.5%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (27.1%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (7.6%)
  • Public administration (7.6%)
  • Repair & maintenance (6.8%)
  • Educational services (5.9%)
  • Printing & related support activities (4.2%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (4.2%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (16.1%)
  • Health care (13.4%)
  • Social assistance (11.6%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.1%)
  • Food & beverage stores (6.3%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (6.3%)
  • Metal & metal products (4.5%)
Most common occupations in Winchester, KS (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7.0%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.0%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.7%)
  • Construction laborers (4.8%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.3%)
  • Carpenters (4.3%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.3%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (11.0%)
  • Construction laborers (9.3%)
  • Carpenters (8.5%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (8.5%)
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (6.8%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (5.1%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (4.2%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (10.7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (8.9%)
  • Child care workers (8.0%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.4%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.4%)
  • Art and design workers (4.5%)
  • Customer service representatives (4.5%)

Average climate in Winchester, Kansas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Winchester, Kansas average temperatures Winchester, Kansas average precipitation Winchester, Kansas humidity Winchester, Kansas wind speed Winchester, Kansas snowfall Winchester, Kansas sunshine Winchester, Kansas clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI Ozone
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 50.6. This is significantly better than average.

City:

50.6
U.S.:

74.2
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 28.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.3
U.S.:

33.3

Tornado activity:

Winchester-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Kansas state average. It is 110% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/8/1966, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 23.6 miles away from the Winchester city center killed 16 people and injured 450 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 5/19/1960, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 10.7 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 92 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Winchester-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Kansas state average. It is 72% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 401.9 miles away from the city center
On 9/26/1990 at 13:18:51, a magnitude 5.0 (4.7 MB, 4.8 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 7.7 mi) earthquake occurred 345.2 miles away from the city center
On 5/4/1991 at 01:18:54, a magnitude 5.0 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 352.9 miles away from the city center
On 3/23/2007 at 08:15:49, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 10.6 miles away from the city center
On 7/16/2004 at 12:17:30, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 MW, 3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 91.9 miles away from the city center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 372.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Jefferson County (14) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 4, Winter Storms: 4, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Winchester topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Winchester:

  • JEFFERSON COUNTY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (Voluntary non-profit - Private, provides emergency services, 408 DELAWARE ST)
  • JEFFERSON COUNTY MEM HOSPITAL LTCU (408 DELAWARE STREET)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Winchester:

  • CHEROKEE LODGE ADULT CARE HOME (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; OSKALOOSA, KS)
  • HICKORY POINTE CARE AND REHAB CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; OSKALOOSA, KS)
  • COUNTRY CARE INC (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; EASTON, KS)
  • VALLEY HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; VALLEY FALLS, KS)

Airports located in Winchester:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Winchester:

  • University of Kansas (about 26 miles; Lawrence, KS; Full-time enrollment: 22,788)
  • Washburn University (about 31 miles; Topeka, KS; FT enrollment: 5,092)
  • Kansas City Kansas Community College (about 32 miles; Kansas City, KS; FT enrollment: 4,718)
  • Grantham University (about 33 miles; Kansas City, MO; FT enrollment: 8,385)
  • Park University (about 33 miles; Parkville, MO; FT enrollment: 9,131)
  • Highland Community College (about 38 miles; Highland, KS; FT enrollment: 2,148)
  • Baker University (about 38 miles; Baldwin City, KS; FT enrollment: 2,752)

Public high school in Winchester:

See full list of schools located in Winchester

Library in Winchester:

  • WINCHESTER PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $37,301; Location: 203 FOURTH STREET; 16,112 books; 961 audio materials; 1,016 video materials; 30 state licensed databases; 18 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Winchester: Winchester Wastewater Treatment Facility (A), Winchester Police Department (B), Winchester Public Library (C), Jefferson County Fire Department 10 Winchester Fire Department (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Birthplace of: Al Reynolds - Football player, Jerry Robertson (baseball) - Baseball player.

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

Drinking water stations with addresses in Winchester that have no violations reported:

  • JEFFERSON CO RWD 12 (Population served: 2,360, Primary Water Source Type: Purch surface water)
Average household size:
This city:

2.3 people
Kansas:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

61.1%
Whole state:

66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

6.6%
Whole state:

5.8%


No gay or lesbian households reported

28 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
42 people in nursing homes in 2000

Banks with branches in Winchester (2011 data):

  • Kendall State Bank: Winchester Branch at 301 Delaware, branch established on 1988/01/25. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $31.5 mil, Deposits: $29.2 mil, headquarters in Valley Falls, KS, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Northeast Kansas Bancshares, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Winchester:

Marital status in Winchester, KS
  • Never married: 31.2%
  • Now married: 41.7%
  • Separated: 0.6%
  • Widowed: 8.7%
  • Divorced: 17.8%

For population 25 years and over in Winchester:

  • High school or higher: 89.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 18.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.3%
  • Unemployed: 6.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.5 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.0
Kansas average:

11.1

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Winchester, KS (based on Jefferson County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant2,98813
Evangelical Protestant2,77020
Catholic1,8295
Other31
None11,536-
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: 7
Here:

3.80 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.96 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
This county:

1.08 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.51 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
Jefferson County:

7.05 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.84 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 9
Jefferson County:

4.88 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

7.33 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Jefferson County:

8.4%
Kansas:

8.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Jefferson County:

29.9%
Kansas:

27.9%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Jefferson County:

11.9%
State:

13.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Winchester:

49.8%
State:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

45.9%
Kansas:

45.1%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.8
Kansas:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Winchester:

20.5%
Kansas:

21.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Winchester:

7.0%
State:

10.6%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Winchester:

6.8
Kansas:

6.8

Overweight people:
Winchester:

31.5%
State:

33.6%

General health condition:
Winchester:

57.4%
State:

55.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Winchester:

75.3%
State:

78.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Winchester, KS Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Water Supply 1$4,131$49,5720$0
Other Government Administration 1$3,199$38,3881$397
Sewerage 0$0 1$135
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 2$915
Judicial and Legal 0$0 0$0
Local Libraries 0$0 3$1,855
Financial Administration 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 2$7,330$43,9807$3,302

Winchester government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Central Staff Services: $162,000 ($305.08)
    Sewerage: $85,000 ($160.08)
    Water Utilities: $62,000 ($116.76)
    Solid Waste Management: $28,000 ($52.73)
    Libraries: $11,000 ($20.72)
    Regular Highways: $3,000 ($5.65)
    General - Other: $2,000 ($3.77)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $16,000 ($30.13)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $96,000 ($180.79)

Winchester government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $112,000 ($210.92)
    Solid Waste Management: $28,000 ($52.73)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $24,000 ($45.20)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $4,000 ($7.53)
    Rents: $2,000 ($3.77)
    Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($1.88)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $105,000 ($197.74)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $15,000 ($28.25)
  • Tax - Property: $111,000 ($209.04)
    Public Utilities Sales: $30,000 ($56.50)
    Other License: $5,000 ($9.42)

Winchester government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $688,000 ($1295.67)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $644,000 ($1212.81)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $44,000 ($82.86)

Winchester government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $132,000 ($248.59)

7.25% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($51,427 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.25%
Kansas average:

6.44%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Shawnee County, KS  1.70% ($48,770 average AGI)
from Douglas County, KS  1.54% ($48,261)
from Leavenworth County, KS  0.79% ($52,842)

Strongest AM radio stations in Winchester:

  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KKHK (1250 AM; 25 kW; KANSAS CITY, KS)
  • KKLO (1410 AM; 5 kW; LEAVENWORTH, KS; Owner: CHARA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KCMO (710 AM; 10 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA KANSAS CITY PARTNERSHIP)
  • WIBW (580 AM; 5 kW; TOPEKA, KS; Owner: MCC RADIO, LLC)
  • KMAJ (1440 AM; 5 kW; TOPEKA, KS; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KCSP (610 AM; 5 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KXTR (1660 AM; 10 kW; KANSAS CITY, KS; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KFEQ (680 AM; 5 kW; ST. JOSEPH, MO; Owner: EAGLE RADIO, INC.)
  • KCCV (760 AM; daytime; 6 kW; OVERLAND PARK, KS; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KMBZ (980 AM; 5 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KCTE (1510 AM; daytime; 10 kW; INDEPENDENCE, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Winchester:

  • KLZR (105.9 FM; LAWRENCE, KS; Owner: ZIMMER RADIO OF MID-MISSOURI, INC)
  • KKJO-FM (105.5 FM; ST. JOSEPH, MO; Owner: EAGLE RADIO, INC)
  • KANU (91.5 FM; LAWRENCE, KS; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF KANSAS)
  • WIBW-FM (94.5 FM; TOPEKA, KS; Owner: MCC RADIO, LLC)
  • KFKF-FM (94.1 FM; KANSAS CITY, KS; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KMAJ-FM (107.7 FM; TOPEKA, KS; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KTPK (106.9 FM; TOPEKA, KS; Owner: KANSAS CAPITAL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KZPL (97.3 FM; LEE'S SUMMIT, MO; Owner: UNION FIRST BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KCHZ (95.7 FM; OTTAWA, KS; Owner: SYNCOM RADIO CORPORATION)
  • KCMO-FM (94.9 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA KANSAS CITY PARTNERSHIP)
  • KNZA (103.9 FM; HIAWATHA, KS; Owner: KNZA, INC.)
  • WDAF-FM (106.5 FM; LIBERTY, MO; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KSRC (102.1 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KUDL (98.1 FM; KANSAS CITY, KS; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KQRC-FM (98.9 FM; LEAVENWORTH, KS; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KRBZ (96.5 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KYYS (99.7 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KJTY (88.1 FM; TOPEKA, KS; Owner: JOY PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KDVV (100.3 FM; TOPEKA, KS; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KMXV (93.3 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Winchester:

  • KTWU (Channel 11; TOPEKA, KS; Owner: WASHBURN UNIVERSITY OF TOPEKA)
  • KSNT (Channel 27; TOPEKA, KS; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION OF TOPEKA)
  • KTKA-TV (Channel 49; TOPEKA, KS; Owner: NORTHEAST KANSAS BROADCAST SERVICE, INC.)
  • KCTV (Channel 5; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
  • KMBC-TV (Channel 9; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: KMBC HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KTAJ (Channel 16; ST. JOSEPH, MO; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KSHB-TV (Channel 41; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: SCRIPPS HOWARD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KCPT (Channel 19; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: PUBLIC TELEVISION 19, INC.)
  • KCWE (Channel 29; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: KCWE-TV, INC.)
  • WDAF-TV (Channel 4; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: WDAF LICENSE, INC.)
  • KSMO-TV (Channel 62; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: KSMO LICENSEE, INC.)
  • KPXE (Channel 50; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: PAXSON KANSAS CITY LICENSE, INC.)
  • WIBW-TV (Channel 13; TOPEKA, KS; Owner: GRAY MIDAMERICA TV LICENSEE CORP.)
  • KMCI (Channel 38; LAWRENCE, KS; Owner: SCRIPPS HOWARD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KTMJ-CA (Channel 43; TOPEKA, KS; Owner: MONTGOMERY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KUJH-LP (Channel 14; LAWRENCE, KS; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF KANSAS)
  • K21AP (Channel 55; TOPEKA, KS; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)

Winchester fatal accident list:

Dec 31, 2015 10:30 PM, Delaware Street, Lat: 39.325211, Lon: -95.272494, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 18Number of bridges
  • 98ft / 30.2mTotal length
  • $2,156,000Total costs
  • 3,613Total average daily traffic
  • 268Total average daily truck traffic
  • 4,539Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic
New bridges in Winchester, KS - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11920-1929
  • 21930-1939
  • 41960-1969
  • 41980-1989
  • 21990-1999
  • 32000-2009
  • 22010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Winchester, KS

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Winchester)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • 6 1/8 Mi N Hwy 24 On Old Hwy 75 & 1000 E (Lat: 39.325833 Lon: -95.275250), Call Sign: WGT592,
    Assigned Frequencies: 467.950 MHz, 467.975 MHz, 468.000 MHz, 468.025 MHz, 468.050 MHz, 468.075 MHz, 468.100 MHz, 468.125 MHz, 468.150 MHz, 468.175 MHz, Grant Date: 09/23/1995, Expiration Date: 10/18/2000, Cancellation Date: 12/24/2000, Registrant: Jefferson County Ambulance Service, 507 Delaware, Oskalooa, KS 66066, Phone: (913) 863-2351
  • Water Standpipe 1/4 Mi E On Ks192 (Lat: 39.323611 Lon: -95.257750), Structure height: 38 m, Call Sign: WGQ284, Licensee ID: L00100063,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.478 MHz, Grant Date: 08/28/1996, Expiration Date: 10/04/2001, Cancellation Date: 03/10/2002, Registrant: Jefferson County Rwd 12, Drawer C, Winchester, KS 66097, Phone: (913) 774-2872
  • Lat: 39.301361 Lon: -95.208083, Call Sign: WPYU532,
    Assigned Frequencies: 463.287 MHz, Grant Date: 08/27/2013, Expiration Date: 10/30/2023, Certifier: Mary V Sanders, Registrant: Tfmcomm, Inc., 125 S.W. Jackson, Topeka, KS 66603, Phone: (785) 233-2343, Fax: (785) 234-6848
  • Lat: 39.322222 Lon: -95.270000, Call Sign: WQAC651,
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.087 MHz, Grant Date: 02/15/2014, Expiration Date: 05/05/2024, Certifier: Scott M Slava, Registrant: Washington Radio Reports, 212 S 10th St, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-0668, Fax: (717) 334-6440, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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  • Winchester, Lat: 39.321500 Lon: -95.265222, Type: Tank, Structure height: 33 m, Call Sign: WQHV739,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz, Grant Date: 09/25/2017, Expiration Date: 04/17/2020, Certifier: Philip L Miller, Registrant: Kansas Broadband Internet, Inc., 119 West Iron Ave. Suite 601, Salina, KS 67401, Phone: (785) 825-0199, Fax: (785) 825-1157, Email:
  • KS00179, Lat: 39.324028 Lon: -95.257972, Type: Tank, Structure height: 36.5 m, Call Sign: WQMJ533,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz, Grant Date: 08/24/2010, Expiration Date: 08/24/2020, Certifier: Matt Sams, Registrant: Mercury Access Solutions, 6714 Pointe Inverness Way, Ste 230, Fort Wayne, IN 46804, Phone: (800) 354-4915, Fax: (785) 748-4624, Email:
  • KS00179, Lat: 39.324028 Lon: -95.257972, Type: Tank, Structure height: 36.5 m, Call Sign: WQMJ533,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz, Grant Date: 08/24/2010, Expiration Date: 08/24/2020, Certifier: Matt Sams, Registrant: Mercury Access Solutions, 6714 Pointe Inverness Way, Ste 230, Fort Wayne, IN 46804, Phone: (800) 354-4915, Fax: (785) 748-4624, Email:
  • KS00179, Lat: 39.324028 Lon: -95.257972, Type: Tank, Structure height: 36.5 m, Call Sign: WQMJ533,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz, Grant Date: 08/24/2010, Expiration Date: 08/24/2020, Certifier: Matt Sams, Registrant: Mercury Access Solutions, 6714 Pointe Inverness Way, Ste 230, Fort Wayne, IN 46804, Phone: (800) 354-4915, Fax: (785) 748-4624, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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  • Call Sign: WA0BRQ, Licensee ID: L00233185, Grant Date: 02/20/1997, Expiration Date: 02/20/2007, Cancellation Date: 08/17/2002, Certifier: Armand D Sanders, Registrant: Armand D Sanders, 19105 142nd St, Winchester, KS 66097
  • Call Sign: KC0IQT, Licensee ID: L00278080, Grant Date: 08/17/2000, Expiration Date: 08/17/2010, Cancellation Date: 08/18/2012, Certifier: William A Burton, Registrant: William A Burton, 13672 Washington Rd, Winchester, KS 66097
  • Call Sign: WB0P, Previous Call Sign: WA0BRQ, Licensee ID: L00233185, Grant Date: 05/31/2012, Expiration Date: 08/17/2022, Certifier: Armand D Sanders, Registrant: Armand D Sanders, 19105 142nd St, Winchester, KS 66097

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: JIHLAVAN AIRPLANES SRO KP 5 ASA (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: BOMBARDIER ROTAX (ALL) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 39KP , Serial Number: 5122138 L, Year manufactured: 2006, Airworthiness Date: 08/14/2006, Certificate Issue Date: 10/24/2006
    Registrant (LLC): Sandav LLC, 19105 142nd St, Winchester, KS 66097

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 26
  • Hazardous Condition: 4
  • Service Call: 1
Fire incident types in Winchester, KS

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Winchester, KS
Most common first names in Winchester, KS among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Charles1579.7 years
William1378.1 years
John1073.3 years
Robert962.9 years
George970.9 years
Anna887.8 years
Mary787.7 years
Dorothy785.8 years
Paul683.6 years
Florence679.2 years
Most common last names in Winchester, KS among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Noll1581.9 years
Meyer882.6 years
Domann880.5 years
Wistuba785.1 years
Everett778.3 years
Allen764.0 years
Barnes575.0 years
Hiebsch582.0 years
Coppinger589.6 years
Curry582.4 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Winchester, KS
  • 83.9%Utility gas
  • 11.6%Electricity
  • 4.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Winchester, KS
  • 68.5%Utility gas
  • 29.6%Electricity
  • 1.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Winchester compared to Kansas state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
There are no pilots and 2 other airmen in this city.
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