For population 25 years and over in Winchester:
For population 15 years and over in Winchester town:
34 residents are foreign born (5.1% Europe).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $663 (0.7%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Broken Arrow, OK (20.3 miles , pop. 74,859).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Tulsa, OK (23.2 miles , pop. 393,049).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (212.3 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Beggs, OK (1.9 miles ), Liberty, OK (2.1 miles) , Mounds, OK (2.5 miles ), South Tulsa, OK (3.1 miles) , Glenpool, OK (3.2 miles ), Kiefer, OK (3.3 miles ), Okmulgee, OK (3.5 miles ), Bixby, OK (3.6 miles ).
Latitude: 35.80 N, Longitude: 96.00 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 918
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: +126 (+42.3%).
Work and jobs in Winchester: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Winchester, Oklahoma
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Winchester-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Oklahoma state average. It is 326% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/5/1960, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 17.9 miles away from the Winchester town center killed 5 people and injured 81 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 5/17/1981, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 14.9 miles away from the town center injured 2 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Winchester-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Oklahoma state average. It is 93% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 9/6/1997 at 23:38:00, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 LG, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 82.6 miles away from the city center
On 5/27/2007 at 21:03:22, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 MD, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 44.9 miles away from Winchester center
On 6/9/2008 at 22:59:47, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 MD, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 53.5 miles away from the city center
On 10/30/2008 at 16:25:00, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 67.7 miles away from the city center
On 3/15/2006 at 08:30:25, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 MD, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 51.8 miles away from Winchester center
On 1/24/1991 at 05:00:26, a magnitude 3.0 (2.9 LG, 3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 83.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Okmulgee County (27) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 20
Emergencies Declared: 6
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 13, Floods: 9, Tornadoes: 9, Winter Storms: 9, Fires: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Snow: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Winchester:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Winchester:
(lower is better)
Air Quality Index (AQI)
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 2.93. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 22.7 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2003 was 7.79. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 3.0 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 16.3. This is better than average. There were 22 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 10.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 23.5 miles away from the city center.
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2003 was 0.829. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 23.7 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 30.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.0 miles away from the city center.
Lead (Pb) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 0.00454. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 22.7 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 17.5%
(21.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 1.8% for American Indian residents, 14.9% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Winchester compared to Oklahoma state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Winchester town (based on Okmulgee County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 57.01%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 7
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 25
Number of full-service restaurants: 22
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
7.54% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($28,523 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
7.78% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($29,780 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0006.00