Winchester, Tennessee

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Population in 2014: 8,547 (95% urban, 5% rural). Population change since 2000: +16.6%
 
Males: 3,961  (46.3%)
Females: 4,586  (53.7%)
Median resident age:  43.2 years
Tennessee median age:  38.5 years

Zip codes: 37398.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $39,078 (it was $32,500 in 2000)
Winchester:

$39,078
TN:

$44,297

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $23,624 (it was $16,533 in 2000)

Winchester city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $101,294 (it was $75,400 in 2000)
Winchester:

$101,294
TN:

$140,300

Median gross rent in 2013: $521.

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  • Races in Winchester, TN (2013)

    Winchester races chart
    • 6,87679.6%White alone
    • 6787.9%Black alone
    • 6047.0%Hispanic
    • 3564.1%Two or more races
    • 790.9%Asian alone
    • 270.3%American Indian alone
    • 180.2%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Winchester: 79.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (17.4%), Irish (14.6%), English (11.6%), German (11.6%), Dutch (2.2%), Scotch-Irish (1.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1821

Elevation: 965 feet

Land area: 9.98 square miles.

Population density: 857 people per square mile   (low).

Winchester,TN real estate house value index trend

Winchester, Tennessee map

For population 25 years and over in Winchester:

  • High school or higher: 76.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 18.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.1%
  • Unemployed: 6.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Winchester city:

  • Never married: 20.4%
  • Now married: 50.1%
  • Separated: 2.4%
  • Widowed: 7.7%
  • Divorced: 19.4%

346 residents are foreign born (3.3% Latin America, 0.6% Asia).

This city:

4.0%
Tennessee:

4.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $756 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,060 (0.9%)

Winchester satellite photo by USGS

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:

  • 1997: 68 buildings, average cost: $92,200
  • 1998: 52 buildings, average cost: $104,500
  • 1999: 45 buildings, average cost: $102,800
  • 2000: 47 buildings, average cost: $73,700
  • 2001: 60 buildings, average cost: $87,200
  • 2002: 49 buildings, average cost: $104,900
  • 2003: 58 buildings, average cost: $92,400
  • 2004: 59 buildings, average cost: $116,700
  • 2005: 65 buildings, average cost: $137,700
  • 2006: 62 buildings, average cost: $134,600
  • 2007: 53 buildings, average cost: $137,000
  • 2008: 29 buildings, average cost: $133,000
  • 2009: 9 buildings, average cost: $154,800
  • 2010: 14 buildings, average cost: $155,900
  • 2011: 12 buildings, average cost: $172,000
  • 2012: 19 buildings, average cost: $169,800
  • 2013: 24 buildings, average cost: $137,900
  • 2014: 23 buildings, average cost: $137,900

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 35.19 N, Longitude: 86.11 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +2,295 (+26.8%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,487 (44.5%)

Area code: 931

Winchester household income distribution Winchester home values distribution

Crime rates in Winchester by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 0000000000100
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.012.10.00.0
Rapes 5213134153512
per 100,000 67.026.413.038.712.737.950.612.663.234.960.411.923.4
Robberies 99341273477425
per 100,000 120.5118.939.151.6152.888.538.050.588.581.348.423.858.6
Assaults 68686273658259356866464746
per 100,000 910.6898.3807.4942.1827.91,036.5747.0442.0859.6766.8556.1558.9539.3
Burglaries 93109124107919292648483604238
per 100,000 1,245.31,439.91,614.81,380.81,159.11,162.91,164.9808.21,061.8964.3725.3499.4445.5
Thefts 264296265280241260298228249238261224231
per 100,000 3,535.13,910.23,451.03,613.43,069.73,286.63,773.12,879.23,147.52,765.23,155.22,663.52,708.1
Auto thefts 342121192417191081331211
per 100,000 455.3277.4273.5245.2305.7214.9240.6126.3101.1151.036.3142.7129.0
Arson 5285335220010
per 100,000 67.026.4104.264.538.237.963.325.325.30.00.011.90.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 287.5) 530.9510.2451.5490.2445.1488.8448.0292.2452.3391.5374.0278.2290.8

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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 2014, including police officers: 25 (23 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.70
Tennessee average:

2.56

Winchester tourist attractions:

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.2%
Tennessee:

5.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +241 (+3.4%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (36%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Health care and social assistance (6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (5%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Health care and social assistance (14%)
  • Manufacturing (14%)
  • Accommodation and food services (14%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (19%)
  • Management occupations (13%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Material moving occupations (7%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (6%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (19%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (7%)

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

Average climate in Winchester, Tennessee

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Tornado activity:

Winchester-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Tennessee state average. It is 96% 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 near Tennessee state average. It is 78% 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 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 246.2 miles away from Winchester center
On 1/18/1999 at 07:00:53, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 139.6 miles away from the city center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 128.3 miles away from the city center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK) earthquake occurred 240.8 miles away from Winchester center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 214.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), 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: Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Tornadoes: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Flash Flood: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Winchester topographic map

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.

Hospitals and medical centers in Winchester:

  • SOUTHERN TENNESSEE MEDICAL CENTER (Proprietary, 185 HOSPITAL ROAD)
  • GOLDEN LIVINGCENTER - MOUNTAIN VIEW (1360 BYPASS ROAD)
  • HEALTH INN WINCHESTER INC (SHIRLEY DR BOX 493)
  • METHODIST NH OF MIDDLE TN (COWAN ROAD)
  • WILLOWS AT WINCHESTER CARE AND REHABILITATION CENTER (32 MEMORIAL DRIVE)
  • RCG WINCHESTER (359 OLD MILL ROAD)
  • AMEDISYS HOME CARE (107 N PORTER STREET, SUITE 3)
  • CARESOUTH HHA HOLDINGS OF WINCHESTER, LLC (2068 COWAN HIGHWAY)

Airports and heliports located in Winchester:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Winchester:

  • Motlow State Community College (about 17 miles; Tullahoma, TN; Full-time enrollment: 2,915)
  • Alabama A & M University (about 39 miles; Normal, AL; FT enrollment: 4,524)
  • University of Alabama in Huntsville (about 44 miles; Huntsville, AL; FT enrollment: 6,006)
  • Northeast Alabama Community College (about 46 miles; Rainsville, AL; FT enrollment: 2,409)
  • The University of Tennessee-Chattanooga (about 47 miles; Chattanooga, TN; FT enrollment: 10,158)
  • Middle Tennessee State University (about 48 miles; Murfreesboro, TN; FT enrollment: 21,628)
  • Chattanooga State Community College (about 50 miles; Chattanooga, TN; FT enrollment: 6,827)

Public high school in Winchester:

Public elementary/middle schools in Winchester:

Private elementary/middle school in Winchester:

  • WINCHESTER CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 53, Location: PO BOX 715, Grades: PK-2)
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Library in Winchester:

  • FRANKLIN COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $221,443; Location: 105 SOUTH PORTER STREET; 41,716 books; 1,380 audio materials; 785 video materials; 32 state licensed databases; 65 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Winchester: Cedar Bluff Mill (A), Franklin County Golf and Country Club (B), Winchester City Hall (C), Franklin County Courthouse (D), Winchester Fire Department (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Winchester include: Riva Lake Church (A), First Cumberland Presbyterian Church of Winchester (B), Trinity Episcopal Church (C), First United Methodist Church (D), First Baptist Church of Winchester (E), Mount Olive Primitive Baptist Church (F), New Hope Church of God in Christ (G), Kingdom Hall of Jehovahs Witnesses (H), Winchester Church of Christ (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Turner Cemetery (1), Memorial Gardens (2), Memorial Park Cemetery (3), Sharp Springs Cemetery (4), County Farm Cemetery (5), Winchester City Cemetery (6), Decherd Family Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creek: Wagner Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Winchester: Winchester City Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attractions: Jail Museum (400 Dinah Shore Boulevard) (1), Cowan Railroad Museum (108 Front Street South) (2), Franklin County Chamber of Commerce (44 Chamber Way) (3). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Hotels: Antebellum Inn (974 Lynchburg Rd.) (1), Best Western Inn (1602 Dinah Shore Boulevard) (2), Economy Inn (516 South College Street) (3). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Courts: Twelth Judicial Drug Court (101 South Porter) (1), Franklin County - Juvenile Court- General Sessions Judge (231 Wilton Circle) (2), Franklin County - Chancery Court Clerk & Master (Court House) (3), United States Government - Court United States District- District Court C (Federal Building) (4), United States Government - Court United States District- Probation Of (200 South Jefferson Street) (5), Franklin County Court Probation Service (231 Wilton Circle) (6), United States Government - Court United States District- District J (Federal Building) (7), Franklin County - General Sessions Court (Court House) (8), Franklin County - Circuit Court Clerk (Court House) (9). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Franklin County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 16.5%
(16.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 18.4% for Black residents, 13.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 16.1% for other race residents, 29.6% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.3 people
Tennessee:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  65.5%
Whole state:  67.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  6.1%
Whole state:  5.8%

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
204 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
122 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities in 2010

People in group quarters in Winchester in 2000:

  • 206 people in nursing homes
  • 61 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 9 people in other nonhousehold living situations

Winchester, Tennessee environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Winchester (2011 data):

  • Regions Bank: Winchester Branch at 121 South College Street, branch established on 1906/01/01. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $123,368.2 mil, Deposits: $98,301.3 mil, headquarters in Birmingham, AL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1778 total offices, Holding Company: Regions Financial Corporation
  • Citizens Community Bank: at 1418 Dinah Shore Boulevard, branch established on 1992/11/19. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $170.6 mil, Deposits: $149.6 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Citizens Community Bancshares, Inc.
  • Traders National Bank: Merchant Center Branch at 2695 Decherd Boulevard, branch established on 1998/05/08. Info updated 2007/07/17: Bank assets: $156.3 mil, Deposits: $141.7 mil, headquarters in Tullahoma, TN, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Tracorp, Inc.
  • SunTrust Bank: Winchester Drive-In Branch at 14 South High Street, branch established on 1982/12/09. Info updated 2010/05/27: Bank assets: $171,291.7 mil, Deposits: $129,833.2 mil, headquarters in Atlanta, GA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1716 total offices, Holding Company: Suntrust Banks, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

14.0
Tennessee average:

12.1

Winchester travel time to work - commute Winchester mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Winchester city (based on Franklin County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant15,50280
Mainline Protestant3,52520
Catholic8001
Black Protestant4804
Other42
None20,741-
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: 11
Franklin County:

2.68 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

1.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.24 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.17 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Franklin County:

0.73 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 27
Franklin County:

6.57 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.16 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 21
Here:

5.11 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.56 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

10.6%
Tennessee:

11.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Franklin County:

30.1%
Tennessee:

30.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

14.9%
State:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

47.2%
Tennessee:

48.2%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

41.7%
Tennessee:

44.4%

Average BMI:
Winchester:

29.0
Tennessee:

28.9

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

21.5%
Tennessee:

21.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Winchester:

12.9%
Tennessee:

10.8%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

35.2%
State:

33.9%

General health condition:
Here:

51.7%
Tennessee:

54.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Winchester:

75.7%
Tennessee:

78.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Winchester, TN 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
Financial Administration 2$5,781$34,6860$0
Other Government Administration 6$22,271$44,5420$0
Police Protection - Officers 23$68,649$35,8170$0
Police - Other 2$4,140$24,8400$0
Firefighters 12$35,559$35,5590$0
Streets and Highways 13$33,082$30,5370$0
Solid Waste Management 5$10,014$24,0340$0
Sewerage 4$15,243$45,7290$0
Parks and Recreation 4$12,022$36,06618$4,880
Water Supply 19$68,827$43,4700$0
Electric Power 21$99,225$56,7000$0
Totals for Government 111$374,813$40,52018$4,880

Winchester government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Electric Utilities: $382,000 ($44.69)
    Sewerage: $182,000 ($21.29)
    Regular Highways: $181,000 ($21.18)
    Water Utilities: $98,000 ($11.47)
    Parks & Recreation: $75,000 ($8.78)
    Financial Administration: $23,000 ($2.69)
  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $10,442,000 ($1221.72)
    Water Utilities: $1,496,000 ($175.03)
    Police Protection: $1,155,000 ($135.14)
    Sewerage: $943,000 ($110.33)
    Regular Highways: $827,000 ($96.76)
    Solid Waste Management: $546,000 ($63.88)
    Parks & Recreation: $545,000 ($63.77)
    Financial Administration: $527,000 ($61.66)
    Fire Protection: $422,000 ($49.37)
    Air Transportation: $201,000 ($23.52)
    General - Other: $158,000 ($18.49)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $12,000 ($1.40)
    Central Staff Services: $10,000 ($1.17)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $6,000 ($0.70)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $190,000 ($22.23)
    Electric Utilities: $114,000 ($13.34)
    Financial Administration: $99,000 ($11.58)
    Police Protection: $86,000 ($10.06)
    Parks & Recreation: $72,000 ($8.42)
    Water Utilities: $43,000 ($5.03)
    Air Transportation: $28,000 ($3.28)
    Sewerage: $25,000 ($2.93)
    Fire Protection: $24,000 ($2.81)
    Protective Inspection & Regulation, NEC: $7,000 ($0.82)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $3,529,000 ($412.89)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $111,000 ($12.99)

Winchester government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Air Transportation: $98,000 ($11.47)
  • Charges - Sewerage: $574,000 ($67.16)
    Solid Waste Management: $366,000 ($42.82)
    Parks & Recreation: $128,000 ($14.98)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $1,496,000 ($175.03)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $243,000 ($28.43)
    General Revenue, NEC: $169,000 ($19.77)
    Property Sale Other: $30,000 ($3.51)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $10,536,000 ($1232.71)
    Water Utilities: $1,597,000 ($186.85)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $585,000 ($68.45)
    Highways: $222,000 ($25.97)
    All Other: $86,000 ($10.06)
  • Tax - Property: $1,118,000 ($130.81)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $262,000 ($30.65)
    Other Selective Sales: $204,000 ($23.87)
    Public Utilities: $168,000 ($19.66)
    NEC: $88,000 ($10.30)

Winchester government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $2,161,000 ($252.84)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $100,000 ($11.70)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $2,045,000 ($239.27)
    Other, NEC: $50,000 ($5.85)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $116,000 ($13.57)
    Other, NEC: $50,000 ($5.85)

Winchester government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $6,989,000 ($817.71)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $98,000 ($11.47)

5.17% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($34,765 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.17%
Tennessee average:

6.50%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Coffee County, TN  1.08% ($27,237 average AGI)
from Rutherford County, TN  0.23% ($34,559)
from Bedford County, TN  0.23% ($30,697)


5.32% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,485 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.32%
Tennessee average:

6.26%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Coffee County, TN  1.14% ($26,446 average AGI)
to Rutherford County, TN  0.34% ($32,240)
to Bedford County, TN  0.23% ($28,121)

Strongest AM radio stations in Winchester:

  • WCDT (1340 AM; 1 kW; WINCHESTER, TN; Owner: FRANKLIN COUNTY RADIO & B/CTING, INC)
  • WZYX (1440 AM; 5 kW; COWAN, TN; Owner: TIMS FORD BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WWAM (820 AM; daytime; 50 kW; JASPER, TN; Owner: SHELTON BROADCASTING SYSTEM)
  • WFLI (1070 AM; 50 kW; LOOKOUT MOUNTAIN, TN; Owner: WFLI, INC.)
  • WLOR (1550 AM; 50 kW; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: BCA RADIO, LLC)
  • WSM (650 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: GAYLORD ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY)
  • WBXR (1140 AM; daytime; 15 kW; HAZEL GREEN, AL; Owner: LOW COUNTRY CORPORATION, INC.)
  • WMSR (1320 AM; 5 kW; MANCHESTER, TN; Owner: COFFEE COUNTY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WEPG (910 AM; 5 kW; SOUTH PITTSBURG, TN; Owner: STONE/COLLINS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WAMB (1160 AM; 50 kW; DONELSON, TN; Owner: GREAT SOUTHERN BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WNSI (810 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, AL; Owner: UNITED BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WKDA (1200 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: RADIO NASHVILLE, INC.)
  • WDJL (1000 AM; daytime; 10 kW; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: JAMES K. SHARP DBA 5TH AVE BROADCASTING)

Strongest FM radio stations in Winchester:

  • WUSX (93.3 FM; TULLAHOMA, TN; Owner: TENNNESSE VALLEY RADIO, INC)
  • WWTN (99.7 FM; MANCHESTER, TN; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WAHR (99.1 FM; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: BCA RADIO, LLC)
  • WMXF-FM (97.3 FM; SOUTH PITTSBURG, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WUSY (100.7 FM; CLEVELAND, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W289AC (105.7 FM; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: WILLIAM PAXTON ROGERS)
  • WMBW (88.9 FM; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WFTZ (101.5 FM; MANCHESTER, TN; Owner: PHASE TWO COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WSGM (104.7 FM; COALMONT, TN; Owner: CUMBERLAND COMMUNICATION CORPORATION)
  • WXQW (94.1 FM; MERIDIANVILLE, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W293AH (106.5 FM; NORMAL, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBDX (102.7 FM; TRENTON, GA; Owner: PARTNERS FOR CHRISTIAN RADIO, INC.)
  • W257AZ (99.3 FM; LOOKOUT MOUNTAIN, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WTML (91.5 FM; TULLAHOMA, TN; Owner: NASHVILLE PUBLIC RADIO)
  • WDEF-FM (92.3 FM; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: JACKSON TELECASTERS, INC.)
  • WZYP (104.3 FM; ATHENS, AL; Owner: ATHENS BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • W249BB (97.7 FM; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: WAY-FM MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • W275AA (102.9 FM; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: ARCHIE C. BOBO, PERSONAL REP. OF DORSEY E. NEWMAN ESTATE)
  • W300AH (107.9 FM; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: PORTER L. BATTS)
  • W202BV (88.3 FM; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: WAY-FM MEDIA GROUP, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Winchester:

  • WFLI-TV (Channel 53; CLEVELAND, TN; Owner: CHATTANOOGA MEDIA HOLDINGS, L.L.C.)
  • WZDX (Channel 54; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: HUNTSVILLE TELEVISION ACQUISITION CORP.)
  • WAAY-TV (Channel 31; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: PIEDMONT TELEVISION OF HUNTSVILLE LICENSE LLC)
  • WHNT-TV (Channel 19; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: NEW YORK TIMES MANAGEMENT SERVICES)
Winchester fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Winchester fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 15Number of bridges
  • 87m285ftTotal length
  • $13,290,000Total costs
  • 79,550Total average daily traffic
  • 5,793Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 31930-1939
  • 11940-1949
  • 41960-1969
  • 11970-1979
  • 11980-1989
  • 41990-1999
  • 12000-2009
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Winchester, TN
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Winchester)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 48 (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: 18 (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: 101 (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: 25 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)

Drinking water stations with addresses in Winchester and their reported violations in the past:

WINCHESTER WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 19,958, Surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Record Keeping - In JUL-01-2010, Contaminant: IESWTR. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-11-2011), St No addtl Formal Action needed (SEP-30-2011)
  • Record Keeping - In JUN-01-2010, Contaminant: IESWTR. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-11-2011), St No addtl Formal Action needed (SEP-30-2011)
  • Record Keeping - In FEB-01-2007, Contaminant: IESWTR. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-09-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-09-2007), St Public Notif received (MAR-21-2007), St Compliance achieved (2 times from FEB-02-2010 to MAR-01-2010)
  • Record Keeping - In DEC-01-2005, Contaminant: IESWTR. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-09-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-09-2007), St Public Notif received (2 times from MAR-21-2007 to JUN-19-2007), St Compliance achieved (MAR-01-2010)
  • Record Keeping - In NOV-01-2005, Contaminant: IESWTR. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-09-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-09-2007), St Public Notif received (2 times from MAR-21-2007 to JUN-19-2007), St Compliance achieved (MAR-01-2010)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 46
  • Hazardous Condition: 4
  • Good Intent Call: 4

Incident types - Winchester

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Winchester, TN
Most common first names in Winchester, TN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James14371.8 years
William13674.4 years
Mary11877.5 years
John11773.9 years
Robert7271.8 years
Thomas6274.0 years
George5677.9 years
Charles5170.9 years
Annie3781.9 years
Dorothy3676.7 years
Most common last names in Winchester, TN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Clark6876.5 years
Smith5572.7 years
Hall5077.3 years
Taylor5074.8 years
Hill4773.6 years
Morris3973.1 years
Williams3573.0 years
Stewart3276.0 years
Moore3079.4 years
Campbell3073.8 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (53%)
  • Utility gas (45%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)
  • Wood (1%)
Businesses in Winchester, TN
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1KFC1
Best Western1Long John Silver's1
Burger King1McDonald's1
Chevrolet1Nike3
Domino's Pizza1Pizza Hut1
FedEx2Subway1
Ford1The Room Place1
GNC1U-Haul2
Goodwill2UPS1
Hardee's1Walmart1
Home Depot1

Winchester compared to Tennessee state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.

Winchester on our top lists:

  • #79 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #94 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of divorced people (15+ years)(population 5,000+)"
There are 36 pilots and 19 other airmen in this city.
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  • Harry F. Schramm, Jr. (2)
  • Terrell Suddarth (1)
  • William J. Wall (1)
  • Russell W. Mason (1)
  • Dieter Nowak (1)
  • Dave Manus (1)
  • Michael H. Ottley (1)
  • Taso Georgas (1)

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