Winchester in Litchfield county, Connecticut

Winchester, CT

Winchester offers residents a superior quality of life with well-maintained public schools, industrial parks, lakes and numerous recreational activities

Winchester is situated in the Litchfield Hills, north of Torrington. Winsted is the incorporated city within the town of Winchester, close to where Route 8 intersects with Route 44.

The area downtown is undergoing a long-term revitalization to enhance its beauty and attract people to the several small shops. Connecting Winsted with Torrington is the Still River Greenway, with 5-mile paths along the banks of the Still River, which accommodate bicyclists, joggers and inline skaters.

Students attend one of two public elementary schools before graduating to the middle school. The high school serves students from Winchester and close by Hartland. Supporting the school is a private endowment and public funds. Located in downtown Winsted is a two-year state college, Northwestern Connecticut Community College.

The Winsted Industrial Park is home to several manufacturers who provide work for many residents.

Well known for its summer and year-round colonies of homes, Highland Lake provides many recreational activities. Highland Lake’s attracts boaters, swimmers, water-skiers and anglers.

Winchester, CT Community Overview - Sales, Demographics, and Schools

Winchester, CT Single Family Home Sales Overview

Median Sales Price
February 2017 - Single Family Homes
$131K
Down 8.3 % since February 2016
Average Sales Price
February 2017 - Single Family Homes
$150K
Up 3.0 % since February 2016
Days on Market
February 2017 - Single Family Homes
89
Down 44.7 % since February 2016

Winchester, CT Single Family Home Sales by Quarter

Winchester, CT Condo Sales Overview

Median Sales Price
February 2017 - Condos
$55K
Down 21.4 % since February 2016
Average Sales Price
February 2017 - Condos
$55K
Down 21.4 % since February 2016
Days on Market
February 2017 - Condos
58
Down 56.1 % since February 2016

Winchester, CT Condo Sales by Quarter

Demographic Information for Winchester, CT

Community Summary

Population Growth (since 2010) -1.15 %
Population Density (people / sq. mile) 341.8
Household Size (people) 2.32
Households w/ Children 25.86 %
Annual Residential Turnover 0.00 %

Housing Inventory

Fair Market Rents

Gross rent estimates, localized to show expected pricing variations.

Studio $550
One Bedroom $705
Two Bedroom $891
Three Bedroom $1,154
Four Bedroom $1,274

Education

The educational climate index chart is based on the U.S. Census Bureau’s Socioeconomic Status (SES) measure. Factors in this measure are income, educational achievement and occupation of persons within a ZIP code. Because this measure is based on the population of an entire ZIP code, it may not reflect the nature of an individual school.

Educational Climate Index
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Highest Level Attained

Population Demographics

Total: 11,113
Households: 4,764
Median Age: 45.47

Employment & Finance

Workforce
Income by dollar range (Median: $57,732)

Climate & Weather

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The weather risk chart displays a percent value for a given type of weather risk as compared to the national average. A percent value greater than 100 indicates the area is more prone to risk than the national average; similarly, a value less than 100 indicates the area is less prone.

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Weather Risk
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School Information for Winchester, CT

Public Elementary

School

MARY P. HINSDALE SCHOOL
Grades: 2-4
15 HINSDALE AVE
WINSTED, CT 06098

PEARSON MIDDLE SCHOOL
Grades: 3-6
2 WETMORE AVE
WINSTED, CT 06098

BATCHELLER EARLY EDUCATION CENTER
Grades: PRESCHOOL-1
201 PRATT ST
WINSTED, CT 06098

Public Middle

School

FLEX
Grades: 7-8
100 BATTISTONI RD
WINSTED, CT 06098

THE GILBERT SCHOOL
Grades: 7-12
200 WILLIAMS AVE
WINSTED, CT 06098

NORTHWESTERN REGIONAL MIDDLE SCHOOL
Grades: 7-8
100 BATTISTONI RD
WINSTED, CT 06098

NORTHWESTERN REGIONAL HIGH SCHOOL
Grades: 7-12
100 BATTISTONI RD
WINSTED, CT 06098

Public High

School

EXPLORATIONS
Grades: 9-12
71 SPENCER ST
WINSTED, CT 06098

Private/Catholic

School

ST ANTHONY SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-8
55 OAK ST
WINSTED, CT 06098

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Winchester, CT Community Map and Commute Information

Commuting to and from Winchester, CT

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