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  1. Public Schools
    C
  2. Crime & Safety
    B
  3. Housing
    C+
  4. Nightlife
    B
  5. Good for Families
    C+
  6. Diversity
    B-
  7. Jobs
    B
  8. Weather
    C
  9. Cost of Living
    B
  10. Health & Fitness
    A-
  11. Outdoor Activities
    B
  12. Commute
    B
Winchester is a town in Connecticut with a population of 10,798. Winchester is in Litchfield County. Living in Winchester offers residents a sparse suburban feel and most residents own their homes. Many young professionals and retirees live in Winchester and residents tend to lean liberal.

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$164,100
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$1,039
National
$949
Area Feel
Sparse Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    34%
  • Own
    66%
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Winchester Rankings

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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
    0
    282.7
  • Murder
    0
    6.1
  • Rape
    65.6
    40.7
  • Robbery
    9.4
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    196.8
    500.1
  • Theft
    628
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    84.4
    284

Residents

Diversity
B-
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    9%
  • 10-17 years
    7%
  • 18-24 years
    11%
  • 25-34 years
    10%
  • 35-44 years
    10%
  • 45-54 years
    18%
  • 55-64 years
    17%
  • 65+ years
    20%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    11%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    13%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    27%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    39%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    11%
    13%

Working in Winchester

Jobs
B
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$68,651
National
$55,322

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Winchester Reviews

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There are many pizza restaraunts in this town, and theres not many places for children to hang out at.
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It's okay because my friends and family are here.
There are not many public services in this town.