City of Winchester, KY
Winchester is located in Clark County in Kentucky. The median income is $35,117 and the median home value is $114,900. The unemployment rate is 10.06% compared to the 6.1% unemployment rate for the United States (as of August 2014). Workers commute an average of 20.9 minutes to work each day. The population is 89% White, 9% Black, 0% Asian. 0% of residents are of Hispanic or Latino origin. 2% identify as another race or ethnicity, or two or more races. For more on schools, business, and healthcare in Winchester, see each of the tabs to the leftabove. Walkability can be a key driver of the overall livability of a community. Winchester has a Walk Score® of 38.
Median Household Income$35,117
Median Home Price$114,900
Morse Brothers Culinary is a tasty family affair for Jerry Morse and his three sons‚ Jevan‚ 28; Jerry A.‚ 30; and Jerad‚ 32. A restaurant-industry veteran‚ the elder Jerry Morse decided to open the catering business three years ago. He says he saw an underserved market in the Winchester area. He also likes the people in Clark County. “I have never been in a circumstance here where people aren’t appreciative‚” Morse says. “They are always willing to go out of their way for you.”
Winchester has a variety of shopping destinations to choose from. Below is a listing of some of the stores available here.
Mark your calendar for late August. That’s when the annual Daniel Boone Pioneer Festival takes place. The festival that began as a small arts and crafts gathering has become Winchester’s busiest weekend‚ drawing 30‚000 visitors to the community. Activities include a Friday-night street dance‚ Daniel Boone 5K run‚ talent contest‚ paint ball and an antiques road show. There’s a community church service Sunday at College Park followed by a Sunday evening concert at Lykins Park.
SchoolsIn Winchester, Kentucky
The quality of a school district if often a top factor for parents considering where to live. Strong school systems attract new residents and help their cities prosper. See how Winchester rates.
BusinessIn Winchester, Kentucky
Being a great place to live and being a great place to work, often go hand-in-hand. Here’s what the business and employment climate is like in Winchester.
HealthIn Winchester, Kentucky
Access to quality hospitals, doctors and healthcare providers are just part of what make a healthy community. Here’s how to get and stay healthy in Winchester.