Winchester, New Hampshire

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Population in 2010: 1,733.
Population change since 2000: -5.4%
Males: 796  (45.9%)
Females: 937  (54.1%)
Median resident age:

30.9 years
New Hampshire median age:

43.0 years

Zip codes: 03470.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $40,426 (it was $31,281 in 2000)
Winchester:

$40,426
NH:

$77,933

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $19,183 (it was $13,646 in 2000)

Winchester CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $118,633 (it was $76,100 in 2000)
Winchester:

$118,633
NH:

$281,400

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $131,818; detached houses: $164,197; mobile homes: $41,419

Median gross rent in 2019: $1,020.

March 2019 cost of living index in Winchester: 99.2 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 31.9%
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According to our research of New Hampshire and other state lists, there were 18 registered sex offenders living in Winchester, New Hampshire as of January 22, 2022.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Winchester is 104 to 1.


Crime rates in Winchester by year

Type

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
7
(162.8)
0
(0.0)
4
(92.0)
4
(92.2)
2
(46.5)
2
(46.9)
0
(0.0)
2
(47.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
4
(95.4)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
3
(69.8)
2
(47.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(46.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(23.9)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
5
(116.3)
2
(47.0)
10
(230.0)
8
(184.5)
5
(116.2)
9
(211.0)
7
(165.1)
7
(167.1)
3
(72.4)
3
(72.1)
3
(71.6)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
22
(511.5)
33
(776.1)
38
(874.2)
27
(622.6)
25
(581.1)
21
(492.4)
11
(259.5)
10
(238.7)
9
(217.1)
6
(144.2)
6
(143.1)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
57
(1,325)
78
(1,834)
89
(2,047)
86
(1,983)
77
(1,790)
71
(1,665)
34
(802.1)
40
(954.9)
44
(1,061)
37
(889.4)
23
(548.7)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
4
(93.0)
10
(235.2)
9
(207.0)
1
(23.1)
3
(69.7)
1
(23.4)
3
(70.8)
4
(95.5)
2
(48.2)
1
(24.0)
5
(119.3)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(23.5)
2
(46.0)
3
(69.2)
0
(0.0)
1
(23.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(47.7)
City-Data.com crime index270.6170.0279.3249.3178.3182.688.9134.276.062.0139.3

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 270.6. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Winchester, NH

Crime rate in Winchester detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2019, including police officers: 8 (7 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.67
New Hampshire average:

2.05
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Ancestries: French Canadian (26.5%), Irish (13.6%), American (11.8%), Italian (9.3%), French (7.1%), English (3.7%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1753

Elevation: 457 feet

Land area: 2.98 square miles.

Population density: 582 people per square mile   (low).

Winchester, New Hampshire map

7 residents are foreign born

This place:

0.3%
New Hampshire:

6.1%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $4,878 (4.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $5,630 (4.7%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Chicopee, MA (43.1 miles , pop. 54,653).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (73.2 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (153.8 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities:

Hinsdale, NH (2.3 miles ),
Northfield, MA (2.4 miles ),
Richmond, NH (2.4 miles ),
Vernon, VT (2.6 miles ),
West Swanzey, NH (2.7 miles ),
Swanzey, NH (2.8 miles ),
Warwick, MA (2.8 miles ),
Chesterfield, NH (3.1 miles )

Latitude: 42.77 N, Longitude: 72.39 W

Area code: 603

Distribution of median household income in Winchester, NH in 2019
Distribution of house value in Winchester, NH in 2019
Winchester satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 5 buildings, average cost: $91,700
  • 1998: 13 buildings, average cost: $70,000
  • 1999: 10 buildings, average cost: $70,500
  • 2000: 11 buildings, average cost: $92,100
  • 2001: 9 buildings, average cost: $72,400
  • 2002: 11 buildings, average cost: $129,300
  • 2003: 11 buildings, average cost: $108,600
  • 2004: 17 buildings, average cost: $142,500
  • 2005: 26 buildings, average cost: $157,200
  • 2006: 12 buildings, average cost: $208,300
  • 2007: 13 buildings, average cost: $161,500
  • 2008: 5 buildings, average cost: $207,000
  • 2009: 4 buildings, average cost: $212,500
  • 2010: 2 buildings, average cost: $175,000
  • 2011: 3 buildings, average cost: $163,300
  • 2012: 2 buildings, average cost: $187,500
  • 2013: 2 buildings, average cost: $175,000
  • 2014: 5 buildings, average cost: $250,000
  • 2016: 2 buildings, average cost: $105,000
  • 2017: 2 buildings, average cost: $175,000
  • 2018: 6 buildings, average cost: $250,000
  • 2019: 4 buildings, average cost: $200,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Winchester, NH residents
Average permit cost in Winchester, NH
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

3.3%
New Hampshire:

3.5%
Most common industries in Winchester, NH (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (12.3%)
  • Construction (8.9%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.9%)
  • Miscellaneous manufacturing (5.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.1%)
  • Paper (4.9%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.7%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (14.9%)
  • Groceries & related products merchant wholesalers (8.0%)
  • Paper (8.0%)
  • Repair & maintenance (7.7%)
  • Educational services (7.0%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (6.5%)
  • Printing & related support activities (6.2%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (20.3%)
  • Miscellaneous manufacturing (8.3%)
  • Food & beverage stores (8.1%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.8%)
  • Public administration (4.9%)
  • Pharmacies & drug stores (3.7%)
Most common occupations in Winchester, NH (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (8.1%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (6.2%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.2%)
  • Cashiers (5.2%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.4%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.3%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.5%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (12.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (8.2%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.5%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (7.2%)
  • Carpenters (5.5%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.7%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.7%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Cashiers (10.3%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (8.8%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers, including supervisors (6.8%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.6%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (5.6%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (4.9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.4%)

Average climate in Winchester, New Hampshire

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Winchester, New Hampshire average temperatures Winchester, New Hampshire average precipitation Winchester, New Hampshire humidity Winchester, New Hampshire wind speed Winchester, New Hampshire snowfall Winchester, New Hampshire sunshine Winchester, New Hampshire clear and cloudy days

Winchester, New Hampshire environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO SO2 Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 64.0. This is about average.

City:

64.0
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2003 was 3.66. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 10.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.66
U.S.:

1.79
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 23.5. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 11.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

23.5
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 5.77. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 12.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.77
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Winchester-area historical tornado activity is above New Hampshire state average. It is 19% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/9/1953, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 23.8 miles away from the Winchester place center killed 90 people and injured 1228 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 6/22/1981, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 26.3 miles away from the place center injured 3 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Winchester-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above New Hampshire state average. It is 70% 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 127.7 miles away from Winchester center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.3 (5.3 ML, Depth: 3.0 mi) earthquake occurred 136.9 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) earthquake occurred 135.9 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 64.0 miles away from the city center
On 10/16/2012 at 23:12:25, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 ML, Depth: 10.0 mi) earthquake occurred 104.2 miles away from the city center
On 10/2/1994 at 11:27:22, a magnitude 3.7 (3.5 LG, 3.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 30.1 miles away from Winchester 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 Cheshire County (27) is a lot greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 16
Emergencies Declared: 11

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 11, Snows: 4, Snowstorms: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Hurricanes: 2, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Landslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Winchester topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Winchester:

  • APPLEWOOD CARE AND REHABILITATION CENTER (8 SNOW ROAD)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Winchester:

  • VERNON GREEN NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; VERNON, VT)
  • PINE HEIGHTS AT BRATTLEBORO CENTER FOR NURSING AND R (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; BRATTLEBORO, VT)
  • SOUTHERN VERMONT HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 11 miles away; BRATTLEBORO, VT)
  • BRATTLEBORO MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 11 miles away; BRATTLEBORO, VT)
  • THOMPSON HOUSE NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; BRATTLEBORO, VT)
  • LINDEN LODGE NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; BRATTLEBORO, VT)
  • WESTWOOD CARE AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; KEENE, NH)

Amtrak station near Winchester:

  • 10 miles: BRATTLEBORO (VERNON RD.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, call for car rental service, call for taxi service.

Operable nuclear power plant near Winchester:

  • 7 miles: Vermont Yankee in Vernon, VT.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Winchester:

  • Keene State College (about 12 miles; Keene, NH; Full-time enrollment: 5,098)
  • Franklin Pierce University (about 17 miles; Rindge, NH; FT enrollment: 2,139)
  • Mount Wachusett Community College (about 25 miles; Gardner, MA; FT enrollment: 3,143)
  • University of Massachusetts-Amherst (about 28 miles; Amherst, MA; FT enrollment: 26,583)
  • Fitchburg State University (about 33 miles; Fitchburg, MA; FT enrollment: 5,010)
  • Smith College (about 35 miles; Northampton, MA; FT enrollment: 3,549)
  • Mount Holyoke College (about 38 miles; South Hadley, MA; FT enrollment: 2,573)

Public elementary/middle school in Winchester:

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Library in Winchester:

  • CONANT PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $81,189; Location: 111 MAIN STREET; 21,065 books; 348 audio materials; 1,033 video materials; 22 state licensed databases; 29 print serial subscriptions)

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • Thayer High School is closed. The students now attend Keene High School

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Winchester: Winchester Fire Department Ambulance (A), Conant Public Library (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Winchester include: Grace Christian Fellowship (A), Saint Stanislaus Church (B), United Church of Winchester (C), Center Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoir: Ashuelot River Reservoir (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Roaring Brook (A), Mirey Brook (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Court: New Hampshire State - Liquor Comm (Winchester Kulick Co).

Birthplace of: Marshall Jewell - Politician, Leonard Wood - (1860-1927), General, Harrison Smith (runner) - Middle distance runner.

Cheshire County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Average household size:
This place:

2.5 people
New Hampshire:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

64.4%
Whole state:

66.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

13.8%
Whole state:

8.3%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households
19 people in other group homes in 2000

Banks with branches in Winchester (2011 data):

  • TD Bank, National Association: Warwick Road Branch at 30 Warwick Rd Ste 08, branch established on 1988/08/15. Info updated 2010/10/04: Bank assets: $188,912.6 mil, Deposits: $153,149.8 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, 1314 total offices, Holding Company: Toronto-Dominion Bank, The

For population 15 years and over in Winchester:

Marital status in Winchester, NH
  • Never married: 33.7%
  • Now married: 39.4%
  • Separated: 0.6%
  • Widowed: 8.2%
  • Divorced: 18.0%

For population 25 years and over in Winchester:

  • High school or higher: 85.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 7.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 10.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.9 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.7
New Hampshire average:

10.6

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Winchester
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Winchester, NH (based on Cheshire County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic9,2379
Mainline Protestant4,01537
Evangelical Protestant3,88125
Other1,29213
Orthodox2501
None58,442-
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: 24
Cheshire County:

3.10 / 10,000 pop.
New Hampshire:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 24
Here:

3.10 / 10,000 pop.
New Hampshire:

1.78 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 29
This county:

3.75 / 10,000 pop.
New Hampshire:

4.02 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 67
This county:

8.67 / 10,000 pop.
State:

9.70 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Cheshire County:

8.2%
State:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

27.5%
New Hampshire:

24.4%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Cheshire County:

14.5%
New Hampshire:

15.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

48.4%
New Hampshire:

51.2%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Winchester:

43.2%
New Hampshire:

49.1%

Average BMI:
This city:

27.5
State:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Winchester:

34.8%
State:

20.9%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

19.7%
New Hampshire:

9.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
New Hampshire:

6.9

Overweight people:
Here:

34.2%
New Hampshire:

34.3%

General health condition:
Winchester:

44.4%
New Hampshire:

58.1%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

80.1%
New Hampshire:

79.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of Winchester, NH Residents

5.64% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($75,188 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.64%
New Hampshire average:

6.87%

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 Hillsborough County, NH  0.90% ($47,223 average AGI)
from Windham County, VT  0.55% ($44,191)
from Worcester County, MA  0.35% ($49,945)


6.09% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($53,685 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.09%
New Hampshire average:

6.70%

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

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Hillsborough County, NH  0.95% ($50,967 average AGI)
to Windham County, VT  0.46% ($33,056)
to Sullivan County, NH  0.37% ($38,371)

Businesses in Winchester, NH

  • Rite Aid: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Winchester:

  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WIZZ (1520 AM; daytime; 10 kW; GREENFIELD, MA; Owner: P. & M. RADIO, LLC)
  • WKBK (1290 AM; 5 kW; KEENE, NH; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WVNE (760 AM; daytime; 25 kW; LEICESTER, MA; Owner: BLOUNT MASSCOM, INC.)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WCAT (700 AM; daytime; 3 kW; ORANGE-ATHOL, MA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WKOX (1200 AM; 50 kW; FRAMINGHAM, MA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBIX (1060 AM; 40 kW; NATICK, MA; Owner: LANGER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WALE (990 AM; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, RI; Owner: NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WTIC (1080 AM; 50 kW; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WGY (810 AM; 50 kW; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Winchester:

  • WYRY (104.9 FM; HINSDALE, NH; Owner: TRI-VALLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WOQL (98.7 FM; WINCHESTER, NH; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW HAMPSHIRE, LLC)
  • WPVQ (95.3 FM; GREENFIELD, MA; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • W293AB (106.5 FM; KEENE, NH; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • WKNE (103.7 FM; KEENE, NH; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WEVN (90.7 FM; KEENE, NH; Owner: NEW HAMPSHIRE PUBLIC RADIO, INC.)
  • WRSY (101.5 FM; MARLBORO, VT; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • WFEX (92.1 FM; PETERBOROUGH, NH; Owner: FNX BROADCASTING OF NEW HAMPSHIRE LLC)
  • WCMK (91.9 FM; PUTNEY, VT; Owner: CHRISTIAN MINISTRIES INC)
  • WVAY (100.7 FM; WILMINGTON, VT; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • WEQX (102.7 FM; MANCHESTER, VT; Owner: NORTHSHIRE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WHDQ (106.1 FM; CLAREMONT, NH; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • WKVT-FM (92.7 FM; BRATTLEBORO, VT; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WJAN (95.1 FM; SUNDERLAND, VT; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WJDF (97.3 FM; ORANGE, MA; Owner: DEANE BROTHERS BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WAMC-FM (90.3 FM; ALBANY, NY; Owner: WAMC)
  • WVPR (89.5 FM; WINDSOR, VT; Owner: VERMONT PUBLIC RADIO)
  • WFCR (88.5 FM; AMHERST, MA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF MASSACHUSETTS)
  • WJJR (98.1 FM; RUTLAND, VT; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WZRT (97.1 FM; RUTLAND, VT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

TV broadcast stations around Winchester:

  • WEKW-TV (Channel 52; KEENE, NH; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NEW HAMPSHIRE)
  • WUNI (Channel 27; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WYDN (Channel 48; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL PUBLIC TV CORPORATION)

Medal of Honor Recipients

Medal of Honor Recipient born in Winchester: Leonard Wood.

  • Winchester, New Hampshire
  • Fatal accident count24
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents29
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons:10
  • Fatalities27
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents54
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents3
  • New Hampshire average
  • Fatal accident count1944
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents2813
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons731
  • Fatalities2109
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents4333
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents196
See more detailed statistics of Winchester fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2019 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 8Number of bridges
  • 69ft / 21.0mTotal length
  • $25,136,000Total costs
  • 15,760Total average daily traffic
  • 848Total average daily truck traffic
  • 23,323Total future (year 2038) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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  • Brian J McCormick, Cat Den Mountain (Lat: 42.775833 Lon: -72.454722), Type: 92.0, Overall height: 92 m, Registrant: Tri Valley Broadcasting Corporation Dba , Management@wyry.Com, , Winch-ester, Phone: (603) 239-8200
  • Brian McCormick, Cat Den Mountain (Lat: 42.775833 Lon: -72.454722), Type: 92.0, Overall height: 92 m, Registrant: Tri Valley Broadcasting Corporation Dba , Management@wyry.Com, , Winch-ester, Phone: (603) 239-8200
  • Brian McCormick, Cat Den Mountain (Lat: 42.775833 Lon: -72.454167), Type: 92.0, Overall height: 92 m, Registrant: Tri Valley Broadcasting Corporation Dba , Management@wyry.Com, , Winch-ester, Phone: (603) 239-8200
  • Jorge L Bauermeister, Gunn Mountain (Lat: 42.759722 Lon: -72.433056), Type: 202.1, Structure height: 33005 m, Overall height: 202.1 m, Registrant: B Meltel, LLC, Jsequeira@melodywireless.Com, 1st Floor, Green-wich, Phone: (203) 409-1736
  • Gunn Mountain (Lat: 42.759722 Lon: -72.433056), Type: 202.1, Overall height: 202.1 m, Registrant: Gunn Mountain Communication, North- Reading, Phone: (508) 664-1001
  • Cat Den Mountain (Lat: 42.775833 Lon: -72.455278), Type: 152.0, Overall height: 151.1 m, Registrant: Tri Valley Broadcasting Corporation Dba , Wyrw@aol.Com, , Winch-ester, Phone: (603) 357-5000

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

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  • Public Safety Bldg (Lat: 42.771472 Lon: -72.383694), Call Sign: KNGS454,
    Assigned Frequencies: 45.4400 MHz, Grant Date: 04/02/2013, Expiration Date: 06/15/2023, Registrant: State Of New Hampshire Homeland Security & Emergency Management, 110smokey Bear Blvd., Concord, NH 03301, Phone: (603) 271-2231, Fax: (603) 271-6337, Email:
  • Wyry Tower Site Old Hinsdale Rd Moutain (Lat: 42.775917 Lon: -72.454806), Call Sign: KNGS455,
    Assigned Frequencies: 45.4400 MHz, Grant Date: 12/27/2012, Expiration Date: 02/02/2023, Registrant: State Of New Hampshire Homeland Security & Emergency Management, 33 Hazen Drive, Concord, NH 03305, Phone: (603) 271-2231, Fax: (603) 271-6337, Email:
  • Police Hdqtrs Main St (Lat: 42.765083 Lon: -72.383417), Call Sign: KEC424,
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.070 MHz, Grant Date: 09/03/2011, Expiration Date: 11/17/2021, Registrant: County Of Cheshire, Nh, 12 Court Street, Keene, NH 03431, Phone: (603) 352-4238, Fax: (603) 352-0085, Email:
  • Schoefield Mountain Rd (Lat: 42.767028 Lon: -72.446472), Type: Tower, Structure height: 11 m, Call Sign: WPQJ815,
    Assigned Frequencies: 33.5400 MHz, 33.7800 MHz, Grant Date: 05/15/2015, Expiration Date: 08/11/2025, Certifier: Paul A Szoc, Registrant: Swnh District Fire Mutual Aid, Keene, NH 03431, Phone: (603) 352-8635, Fax: (603) 357-1985, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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  • Gun Mtn (Lat: 42.759778 Lon: -72.433139), Structure height: 202.7 m, Call Sign: WPN36,
    Assigned Frequencies: 2008.00 MHz, Grant Date: 05/03/1973, Expiration Date: 04/01/1984, Cancellation Date: 06/11/2000, Registrant: Upper Valley Television Broadcasters Inc, On The Mall, Lebanon, NH 03766

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

41 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Winchester)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: PELLETIER WALTER J SR JR ACE (Category: Amphibian, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C75 SERIES (75 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 43WP, N43WP, N-43WP, Serial Number: W.P. 0321, Year manufactured: 1992, Airworthiness Date: 09/01/2000, Certificate Issue Date: 01/14/2019
    Registrant (Individual): Richad L Horton, 215 Scotland Rd, Winchester, NH 03470
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150L (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 11955, N11955, N-11955, Serial Number: 15075733, Year manufactured: 1974, Airworthiness Date: 04/12/1974, Certificate Issue Date: 11/30/2015
    Registrant (Individual): Jason Cardinale, 320 Scotland Rd, Winchester, NH 03470
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 03/23/2019
  • Aircraft: STINSON 108 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 84 mph), Engine: FRANKLIN 6A4165 SERIES (165 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6944M, N6944M, N-6944M, Serial Number: 108-4944, Year manufactured: 1948, Airworthiness Date: 07/06/1956, Certificate Issue Date: 10/27/1983
    Registrant (Individual): Howard O Spaulding, 375 Scotland Rd, Winchester, NH 03470
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 03/02/2018
  • Aircraft: STINSON 108-2 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-435 (175 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9334K, N9334K, N-9334K, Serial Number: 108-2334, Airworthiness Date: 03/27/1992, Certificate Issue Date: 01/15/2013
    Registrant (Individual): Howard O Spaulding, 378 Scotland Rd, Winchester, NH 03470
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 03/08/2018

Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Winchester, NH
  • 70.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 14.2%Other fuel
  • 11.3%Wood
  • 3.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Winchester, NH
  • 79.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 15.0%Electricity
  • 5.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Winchester compared to New Hampshire state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
There are 3 pilots and 1 other airmen in this city.
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