Winchester, California 

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+53.1% since 2000

Unemployment Rate


Cost of Living

141.4 / 100

Median Home Price


Median Income


Comfort Index (Climate)

7.1 / 8.4

summer / winter

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Best Places to Live in Winchester, California

Living in Winchester, CA is a great experience. The city offers a high quality of life with its warm climate, abundant parks and recreational activities, excellent schools and libraries, and convenient shopping. Residents enjoy beautiful views of the surrounding hills and lush canyons while they explore the local neighborhoods. With its small-town charm and friendly atmosphere, Winchester is an ideal place to call home. The town has plenty of culture to offer too, with art galleries, live music venues, and performing arts centers. Plus, outdoor enthusiasts will love the nearby hiking trails and outdoor activities that are always available for exploration. There's something for everyone in Winchester – an idyllic place to live no matter what you're looking for. Suburban complex - Southern California, 50 to 80 miles east of Los Angeles and Orange County.
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Cost of Living: 41.4% higher
Time zone: Pacific Standard Time (PST)
Elevation: 850 ft above sea level

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What Bert Has To Say About Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario Metro Area

Riverside County and San Bernardino County to the north form this metro area. Like many such metro areas in the Southwest, it extends far into uninhabited desert areas, in this case east through the Mojave Desert to the Nevada/Arizona border. Larger than nine U.S. states, it is often referred to as the Inland Empire. Cities in the western portion, including Riverside, San Bernardino, Ontario, and a patchwork of other communities, are developed suburbs of the Los Angeles area with a rapidly growing and increasingly self-sufficient economy.


The unemployment rate in Winchester is 7.7% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Winchester jobs have increased by 2.2%. More Economy

Compared to the rest of the country, Winchester's cost of living is 41.4% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Winchester's Cost of Living

May, April and October are the most pleasant months in Winchester, while August and July are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

In the last Presidential election, Riverside county remained moderately Democratic, 53.0% to 45.0%. More Voting Stats

Winchester's population is 3,300 people. Since 2020, it has had a population decline of 4.3%. Learn More...

Average Commute time is 33.1 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

The median home cost in Winchester is . Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 9.2%.

Winchester public schools spend $10,858 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 25.5 students per teacher in Winchester. More Education

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Housing Market in Winchester

It's a good time to buy in Winchester. Home Appreciation is up 9.2% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Winchester is .

Reviews for Winchester   7 Reviews
Overall lovely place - 8/13/2021
It’s growing really fast, for a reason, it’s location is a bit over an hour away from most of the major cities like San Diego, Riverside and Los Angeles, then you have... Read More

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Upper Side of it all and you .... - 9/18/2018
Have it all in Winchester CA. You have top rated Temecula school district attached to some home developments, (4 miles) start of World renounced Temecula Wineries ,... Read More

Housing/ real estate prices - 11/11/2009
Prices have plummeted in recent years. We bought a 2004 2900 sq ft in a middle class neighborhood for $430k in 2005. It's now valued at about $225- 250k. Great time... Read More

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