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Overall Niche Grade
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  1. Public Schools
    C-
  2. Crime & Safety
    B+
  3. Housing
    C-
  4. Nightlife
    C+
  5. Good for Families
    C
  6. Diversity
    C+
  7. Jobs
    C
  8. Weather
    C-
  9. Cost of Living
    C+
  10. Health & Fitness
    B
  11. Outdoor Activities
    A
  12. Commute
    C
Winchester is a town in New Hampshire with a population of 4,221. Winchester is in Cheshire County. Living in Winchester offers residents a suburban rural mix feel and most residents own their homes. In Winchester there are a lot of parks. Many families live in Winchester and residents tend to lean conservative.

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$125,900
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$1,045
National
$949
Area Feel
Suburban Rural Mix
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    29%
  • Own
    71%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
B+
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    72.1
    282.7
  • Murder
    0
    6.1
  • Rape
    0
    40.7
  • Robbery
    0
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    144.2
    500.1
  • Theft
    889.4
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    24
    284

Residents

Diversity
C+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    13%
  • 10-17 years
    8%
  • 18-24 years
    10%
  • 25-34 years
    12%
  • 35-44 years
    9%
  • 45-54 years
    15%
  • 55-64 years
    15%
  • 65+ years
    18%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    4%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    11%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    27%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    46%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    12%
    13%

Working in Winchester

Jobs
C
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$49,578
National
$55,322
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Winchester Reviews

4 reviews
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I believe Winchester is a town with a lot of potential. This town will be able to better itself with a little more funding. More town activities could potentially set children off in better direction, engage families, and create community bonding.
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The crime and safety review is all depending on who you ask. The upkeep and the response by police vary in many ways and situations. Sometimes police respond quickly some times they do not for whatever the reason. there are some buildings that could use a little more upkeep and some places that could use residents. As far as crime goes I suppose the police could step up a little more, but besides that, Winchester is pretty good, but because its s small you notice the not so good things more than if you were to be in a bigger town.
I love this town great people a rural small town. A few nice family owned places to eat. Great library, school systems.
Downside it is a small town that lost bjg industry, and education is not high on the overall picture.