Winchester City of Winchester, Virginia

Winchester: Independent city in Virginia, United States

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Location of Winchester on Virginia map.

About

Winchester is a city located in the county of City of Winchester in the U.S. state of Virginia. Its population at the 2010 census was 26,203 and a population density of 1,093 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 27,700 inhabitants.

The city was created 269 years ago in 1751.

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Geography

Winchester is located at 39°11'8"N 78°9'48"W (39.1856600, -78.1633300).

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Winchester Quick Facts

Population : 27,700 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Virginia (United States)
County : City of Winchester
Postal code : 22603, 22601, 22602, 22604
Phone Area Codes : 540
Area : 23.97 km2
Named for : Winchester
Altitude : 725 feet / 221 meters
Capital city : Winchester is capital of Frederick County
Establishment : January 01, 1752 (269 years ago)
Time Zone : Eastern Time Zone
Local time : 15:03:32 (20th October 2021)
Density : 1,156 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 5.4% (2010-2020)

Demographics

The population of Winchester increased by 5.4% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 26,203 - census
2011 26,660 1.71% estimation process
2012 27,008 1.29% estimation process
2013 27,321 1.15% estimation process
2014 27,382 0.22% estimation process
2015 27,480 0.36% estimation process
2016 27,785 1.1% estimation process
2017 28,178 1.39% estimation process
2018 27,962 -0.77% estimation process
2019 28,078 0.41% estimation process
2020 27,700 -1.36% estimation process

Winchester zip code is 22601. County name: Winchester, County fips: 51840

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Local Places in Winchester

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People born in Winchester (90)

People born in Winchester, including politician Rick Santorum, naval officer and explorer Richard E. Byrd, country music singer Patsy Cline, you can see a list of people who born in Winchester.

  • Francis White (American lawyer and politician in Virginia (1761-1826)) he was born in 01/01/1761
  • J. Kenneth Robinson (American politician (1916-1990)) he was born in 14/05/1916
  • John Kirby (jazz bassist) he was born in 31/12/1908
  • James W. Denver (American politician and Union Army General (1817-1892)) he was born in 23/10/1817
  • John Otho Marsh, Jr. (American politician (1926-2019)) he was born in 07/08/1926
  • Tucker McGuire (British actress) she was born in 29/01/1913
  • Benjamin Jones (American politician (1787-1861)) he was born in 13/04/1787
  • James Wood (governor (1741-1813)) he was born in 28/01/1741
  • Frederick W. M. Holliday (American politician (1828-1899)) he was born in 22/02/1828
  • Hamilton Rowan Gamble (American jurist and politician) he was born in 29/11/1798
  • Burr Harrison (American politician (1904-1973)) he was born in 02/07/1904
  • Charles Magill Conrad (American politician (1804-1878)) he was born in 24/12/1804
  • Henry St. George Tucker III (American politician (1853-1932)) he was born in 05/04/1853
  • Edward Colston (American politician (1786-1852)) he was born in 25/12/1786
  • Edward Cooke Armstrong (American university teacher (1871-1944)) he was born in 21/08/1871
  • Devon McTavish (American soccer player) he was born in 08/08/1984
  • Joseph McDowell, Jr. (American politician (1756-1801)) he was born in 15/02/1756
  • Holmes Conrad (Confederate Army officer and American lawyer and politician) he was born in 31/01/1840

Schools in Winchester

College & universities near Winchester, VA

Code Name City ZIP
233541 Shenandoah University Winchester (VA) 22601-5195

Stations (21)

Amtrak & bus stations near Winchester, VA

Code Name Address Type
MRB Martinsburg station 229 East Martin St. RAIL
HFY Harpers Ferry Potomac St. & Shenandoah St. RAIL
HNK Hancock, MD 434 East Main Street BUS
HAG Hagerstown, MD 123 West Franklin Street BUS
FRC Frederick, MD 100 South East Street RAIL

Post offices near Winchester

Post Office Name City ZIP
Downtown Winchester Post Office Winchester (VA) 22601

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Distance to Other Cities

Winchester distances to largest Virginia cities