Winchester 66 Average
Winchester Livability #59 ranked city in Nevada#14,452 ranked city in the USARanks better than 50% of areas

Livability Awards

A+ Winchester Amenities Lots of amenities close to this location
B Winchester Cost of Living Cost of living is 12% lower than Nevada
919% less expensive than the US average
1033% more expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Winchester cost of living
F Winchester Crime Total crime is 24% higher than Nevada
Total crime
3,69643% higher than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 2843% higher than the US average
Year-over-year crime
-9%Year over year crime is down
Winchester crime
F Winchester Employment Household income is 28% lower than Nevada
Median household income
$38,35231% lower than the US average
Income per capita
$28,1506% lower than the US average
Unemployment rate
9%91% higher than the US average
Winchester employment
C- Winchester Housing Home value is 33% lower than Nevada
Median home value
$128,30031% lower than the US average
Median rent price
$81914% lower than the US average
Home ownership
37%43% lower than the US average
Winchester real estate or Winchester rentals
F Winchester Schools HS graduation rate is 12% lower than Nevada
High school grad. rates
72%14% lower than the US average
School test scores
n/aequal to the US average
Student teacher ratio
n/aequal to the US average
Winchester K-12 schools
B Winchester User Ratings There are a total of 2 ratings in Winchester
Overall user rating
71% 2 total ratings
User reviews rating
80% 1 total reviews
User surveys rating
50% 1 total surveys
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      Living in Winchester, NV

      Winchester is a medium-sized city located in the state of Nevada. The city has a population of 27,986 residents. With a population density of 6,356 people per square mile, Winchester is well above the nation's average density level. More than a quarter of the residents of Winchester identify themselves as Hispanic or Latino, and 41% of the population speak Spanish as their primary or secondary language.

      Whether you’re moving to a new town to be closer to family, friends or for a new job, living in Winchester could be a positive experience compared to other cities in Nevada if you know where to search. The best areas in Winchester and in surrounding cities are easier to find when you are able to make informed decisions. Using data from amenities, crime, housing, you will see a detailed breakdown of the most important information as well as comparisons to the Nevada and national averages.

      The livability score in Winchester is 66/100 and the city is ranked in the 44th percentile of all cities across America. Based on the grades for each individual category, Winchester has received high marks for amenities (A+), cost of living (B-) and weather (B+). On a less positive note, Winchester does not have favorable ranks for the following: crime (F), education (F) and employment (F). If we take a look at the data, we can find out why.

      Based on the proximity of local amenities like grocery stores, restaurants, coffee shops, parks, librairies, etc., Winchester has received a higher than average score for its local amenities. If you’re planning on relocating and making this area your permanent home, it’s nice to know that there is an ample amount of amenities and things to do within walking distance or a short drive.

      There are many factors that go into deciding if an area is the right fit for your lifestyle. Certain “must haves” like low crime, great schools and nearby amenities are all at the top of most people's lists. But before even considering if those options are available, most people will need to know if the real estate in Winchester is actually affordable. The median home price for Winchester homes is $128,300, which is 33% lower than the Nevada average. If we take a closer look at the affordability of homes in Winchester, we’ll see that the home price to income ratio is 3.4, which is 5.6% lower than the Nevada average.

      Winchester transportation information

      Average one way commute24min24min26min
      Workers who drive to work70.5%78.0%76.4%
      Workers who carpool10.0%10.7%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit9.5%3.6%5.1%
      Workers who bicycle0.5%0.4%0.6%
      Workers who walk2.7%2.1%2.8%
      Working from home3.1%3.6%4.6%
      Airports (within 30 miles of city center)0 (3)5354
      Amtrak train stations (within 30 miles of city center)0 (1)9711

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      Source: The Winchester, NV data and statistics displayed above are derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).