Winchester has the 1645th largest population in the United States. The population grew by 0.4% from 2010 to 2015, which was faster than the national average. Winchester is part of the Lexington metro area. Unemployment in the Lexington area is 3%, which is lower than the national average, and is getting better. Lexington has the 92nd largest local economy in the US, and a low cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Winchester is below average at $42,560, and the median cost of a home in Winchester is $121,000, which is below the national average. 18% of workers in Winchester hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 79% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Winchester. 83% of Winchester workers drive to work alone, 0% take public transit, 10% carpool, and 5% walk. People in Winchester spend an average of 21 minutes commuting to work, which is shorter than the national average of 26 minutes.