Winchester Scott County, Illinois

Winchester: County seat of Scott County, Illinois, USA

Winchester locator map
Location of Winchester on Illinois map.


Winchester is a city located in the county of Scott in the U.S. state of Illinois. Its population at the 2010 census was 1,593 and a population density of 545 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 1,466 inhabitants.

Scott County Courthouse  Winchester image
Scott County Courthouse Winchester
Scott County Courthouse  Winchester image


Winchester is located at 39°37'47"N 90°27'22"W (39.6297700, -90.4562400).

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Winchester forecast: A slight chance of rain showers after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. East northeast wind 2 to 6 mph. New rainfall amounts less than a tenth of an inch possible. more

Winchester Quick Facts

Population : 1,466 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Illinois (United States)
County : Scott County
Postal code : 62694
Phone Area Codes : 217
Area : 2.92 km2
Capital city : Winchester is capital of Scott County
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 22:52:53 (23rd October 2021)
Density : 502 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -8.66% (2010-2020)
Weather : 63℉ Mostly Cloudy then Slight Chance Rain Showers 7-days weather


According to census records, the population of Winchester decreased by 8.66% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 1,593 - census
2011 1,555 -2.44% estimation process
2012 1,571 1.02% estimation process
2013 1,549 -1.42% estimation process
2014 1,535 -0.91% estimation process
2015 1,516 -1.25% estimation process
2016 1,498 -1.2% estimation process
2017 1,477 -1.42% estimation process
2018 1,460 -1.16% estimation process
2019 1,467 0.48% estimation process
2020 1,466 -0.07% estimation process

Winchester zip code is 62694. County name: Scott, County fips: 17171

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Schools in Winchester

College & universities near Winchester, IL

Code Name City ZIP
145691 Illinois College Jacksonville (IL) 62650-2299

Stations (8)

Amtrak & bus stations near Winchester, IL

Code Name Address Type
CRV Carlinville 128 Alton Rd. RAIL
SPI Springfield station East Washington and North Third Sts. RAIL
ALN Alton 3400 College Ave. RAIL
QCY Quincy North 30th St. and Wisman Lane RAIL
MAC Macomb 120 East Calhoun Street RAIL

Post offices near Winchester

Post Office Name City ZIP
Winchester Post Office Winchester (IL) 62694

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Other cities in Scott County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Scott County , IL.

City Name Population Title
Bluffs 658 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America
Manchester 269 Village in Illinois
Alsey 210 Village in Illinois, United States
Glasgow 133 Village in Scott County, Illinois, United States
Naples 119 Town in Scott county, Illinois, United States
Exeter 60 Village in Scott County, Illinois, United States

Distance to Other Cities

Winchester distances to largest Illinois cities