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Welcome to Winchester ...
The location of Winchester has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
The pronunciation of Winchester: WIHN-cheh-stur<3>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Winchester has a population of 1,007 people<4> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Winchester.
Winchester is 970 feet [296 m] above sea level.<5>.
Time Zone: Winchester lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
The area code for Winchester: (937)
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Winchester had an population of 1,007 people. This is a decrease of 4.19% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 1.76% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Winchester had a population of 1,051 people. This makes Winchester the county's 4th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 1,051 people, the population of Winchester increased 2.54% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,025 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Winchester.
Communities Also Named Winchester ...
While we believe that this Winchester is located in Adams County, we know of another 4 Ohio communities named Winchester. Those communities are located in the following counties: Champaign, Greene, Jackson and Richland County.
Beyond Ohio, there are 51 communities that are also named Winchester - they are located in Arizona, Arkansas, California (2), Connecticut, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (2), Kentucky, Louisiana (2), Manitoba, Maryland (4), Massachusetts, Michigan (2), Mississippi, Missouri (3), Nevada, New Hampshire, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Oklahoma (2), Ontario (2), Oregon, Tennessee (2), Texas (2), Virginia (2), Washington, Wisconsin (2) and Wyoming.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Winchester.
Communities near Winchester ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Winchester.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Winchester. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Winchester.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Winchester. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Winchester.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Winchester. See our Newspapers Page for Winchester.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Winchester ...
Looking for more information about Winchester? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Winchester, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Winchester.
Adding Winchester to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Winchester in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Winchester was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Winchester on a map titled George#&160;F. Cram Map (1901).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Winchester on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 27 Apr 2022