For population 25 years and over in Winchester:
For population 15 years and over in Winchester city:
259 residents are foreign born (0.6% Asia, 0.4% Europe).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $743 (0.7%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Huntsville, AL (42.9 miles , pop. 158,216).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Nashville-Davidson, TN (76.2 miles , pop. 545,524).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (467.8 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Decherd, TN (1.6 miles ), Estill Springs, TN (2.4 miles ), Cowan, TN (2.4 miles ), Harmony, TN (2.7 miles) , Sewanee, TN (3.3 miles ), Bakerstown, TN (3.6 miles) , Huntland, TN (3.6 miles ), Tullahoma, TN (3.7 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 35.19 N, Longitude: 86.11 W
Daytime population change due to commuting: +1,709 (+20.2%)
Area code: 931
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in Winchester detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 25 (24 officers).
Winchester tourist attractions:
Population change in the 1990s: +241 (+3.4%).
Work and jobs in Winchester: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Winchester, Tennessee
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Winchester-area historical tornado activity is above Tennessee state average. It is 190% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/3/1974, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 22.5 miles away from the Winchester city center killed 16 people and injured 190 people.
On 2/13/1952, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 2.9 miles away from the city center killed 3 people and injured 44 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Winchester-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Tennessee state average. It is 85% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.9 (4.4 MB, 4.6 MW, 4.9 LG, Depth: 12.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 55.3 miles away from the city center
On 12/8/2001 at 01:08:21, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 32.2 miles away from Winchester center
On 10/12/2005 at 06:27:30, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 5.1 mi) earthquake occurred 91.5 miles away from the city center
On 7/19/1997 at 17:06:34, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 74.4 miles away from the city center
On 4/5/1994 at 22:21:59, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 38.4 miles away from Winchester center
On 6/19/2007 at 18:16:27, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 MD, Depth: 2.9 mi) earthquake occurred 59.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Franklin County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 3, Floods: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Flash Flood: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Phillip Fulmer - College football player, Dinah Shore - (1917-1994), musician, Eric Taylor - 2005 NFL player (Pittsburgh Steelers, born: Dec 14, 1981), Eric Taylor (Canadian football) - Football player, Jeff Hall (American football) - Football player, LaTonya Johnson - WNBA player (Houston Comets, born: Aug 17, 1975), Rip Hawkins - Football player, Tracy Hayworth - Football player.
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Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 16.3. This is better than average. There were 22 monitors within city limits.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 22.3%
(23.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 23.8% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 32.2% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
122 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities in 2010
People in group quarters in Winchester in 2000:
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Banks with branches in Winchester (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Winchester city (based on Franklin County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 51.96%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 11
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 27
Number of full-service restaurants: 21
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Winchester government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
6.54% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($35,558 average adjusted gross income)
0.12% of residents moved from foreign countries ($480 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.13% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($31,800 average adjusted gross income)
0.08% of residents moved to foreign countries ($293 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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See more detailed statistics of Winchester fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 10See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Winchester, TN
Total length: 54 meters (177ft)
Total costs: $13,774,000
Total average daily traffic: 60,420
Total average daily truck traffic: 4,544
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Winchester)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 41 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Winchester, TN)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 16 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 89 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Winchester)
FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 1 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Winchester)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 27 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 7 patent applications in 2008-2014.