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Winchester, Missouri
Location of Winchester, Missouri
Location of Winchester, Missouri
Country United States
State Missouri
County St. Louis
Area
 • Total 0.25 sq mi (0.65 km2)
 • Land 0.25 sq mi (0.65 km2)
 • Water 0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Elevation
620 ft (190 m)
Population
 (2020)
 • Total 1,447
 • Density 5,790/sq mi (2,226/km2)
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
FIPS code 29-80314
GNIS feature ID 0756912

Winchester is a city in St. Louis County, Missouri, United States. The population was 1,447 at the 2020 census.

Geography

Winchester is located at 38°35′24″N 90°31′33″W / 38.59000°N 90.52583°W / 38.59000; -90.52583 (38.590003, -90.525756).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.25 square miles (0.65 km2), all of it land.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1940 108
1950 176 63.0%
1960 1,299 638.1%
1970 2,329 79.3%
1980 2,077 −10.8%
1990 1,678 −19.2%
2000 1,651 −1.6%
2010 1,547 −6.3%
2020 1,447 −6.5%
U.S. Decennial Census

2020 census

As of the 2020 census, there were 1,447 people and 546 households living in the city. The racial makeup of the city was 80.6% White (78.9% non-Hispanic White), 3.8% African American, 0.3% Native American, 2.7% Asian, 0.1% Pacific Islander, 2.8% from other races, and 9.7% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 6.9%.

2010 census

At the 2010 census there were 1,547 people, 596 households, and 386 families living in the city. The population density was 6,188.0 inhabitants per square mile (2,389.2/km2). There were 608 housing units at an average density of 2,432.0 per square mile (939.0/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 92.6% White, 1.2% African American, 0.5% Native American, 1.4% Asian, 0.1% Pacific Islander, 1.6% from other races, and 2.7% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 4.4%.

Of the 596 households 31.7% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 44.6% were married couples living together, 13.1% had a female householder with no husband present, 7.0% had a male householder with no wife present, and 35.2% were non-families. 29.2% of households were one person and 9.7% were one person aged 65 or older. The average household size was 2.44 and the average family size was 3.02.

The median age was 36.8 years. 22% of residents were under the age of 18; 7.3% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 32.5% were from 25 to 44; 22.1% were from 45 to 64; and 16.2% were 65 or older. The gender makeup of the city was 47.8% male and 52.2% female.

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