Winchester, KY Cost Of Living

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
89
Winchester's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
35 out of 85
In Kentucky
1,460 out of 6,412
In America
The cost of living index is set to 100 for the average place in America. An index above 100 means Winchester is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Winchester, KY?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Winchester has an overall cost of living index of 89 which is 0.9x lower than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Kentucky, Winchester has a cost of living index that's 1.0x lower than Kentucky's index of 90.

The standard of living in Winchester ranks as #1,460 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Kentucky. By definition, that implies Winchester ranks as the #4,958 most expensive place in the Bluegrass State.

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Winchester Cost Of Living Vs. Kentucky

Living Expense Winchester Kentucky National Average
Overall 89 90 100
Services 104 103 100
Groceries 90 90 100
Health 82 88 100
Housing 68 70 100
Transportation 94 98 100
Utilities 100 102 100
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Winchester Cost of Living Vs. KY

Winchester, KY Housing Cost Breakdown

Housing swings affordability the most between places in Kentucky, so we broke down the statistics around housing costs into more detail. It's also important to consider median household incomes to make apples-to-apples comparisons across locations.

Home and income come data comes from the most recent US Census ACS 2014-2018.

$133,600
Median Home Value
$699
Median Rent
$43,415
Median Income
Statistic Winchester Kentucky United States
Median Home Value $133,600 $147,100 $229,800
Median Rent $699 $783 $1,096
Median Income $43,415 $52,238 $64,994
Home Value To Income 3.1x 2.8x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.19x 0.18x 0.2x

Detailed Winchester Services Costs Vs. Kentucky

Item Winchester Kentucky
Shampoo $0.94 $1.06
Movie $9.56 $10.68
Bowling $15.2 $14.67

Detailed Winchester Groceries Costs Vs. Kentucky

Item Winchester Kentucky
Ground Beef $4.12 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.11 $1.39
Milk $1.64 $2.05

Detailed Winchester Health Costs Vs. Kentucky

Item Winchester Kentucky
Haircut $17.72 $18.62
Beauty Salon $37.9 $39.05
Toothpaste $1.74 $2.34

Detailed Winchester Transportation Costs Vs. Kentucky

Item Winchester Kentucky
Potatoes $2.9 $3.29
Pizza $10.33 $10.62
Beer $9.29 $9.38
Optometrist $74.07 $108.57
Doctor $82.39 $116.17
Dentist $76.8 $99.13

Detailed Winchester Utilities Costs Vs. Kentucky

Item Winchester Kentucky
Gasoline $2.08 $2.22
Tire Balancing $44.57 $50.07
All Electricity $157.57 $167.67
Phone $206.48 $175.64

Winchester SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
5
Affordability
7
Diversity
7
Safety
5
Amenities
9
Education
5
Commute
7

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Winchester

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Winchester
Richmond, KY 35,744 92 1.0x
Georgetown, KY 34,362 92 1.0x
Nicholasville, KY 30,549 92 1.0x
Frankfort, KY 27,705 89 1.0x
Danville, KY 16,801 92 1.0x
Berea, KY 15,773 90 1.0x
Lawrenceburg, KY 11,416 89 1.0x
Paris, KY 9,776 88 1.0x
Versailles, KY 9,251 91 1.0x
Mount Sterling, KY 7,190 88 1.0x

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