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    COST OF LIVING

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The Winchester MSA's cost of living is 39% less* than the Washington, D.C. metro area.

CostofLiving

 

   AVERAGE PRICE
 Metro Area  % of National Avg. Half Gallon of Milk Monthly Apartment Rent  Gallon of Gasoline  Movie Ticket
 Winchester  97.1  $1.75  $1,018  $2.40  $10.60
 Washington, D.C.  159.0  $2.36  $3,038  $2.78  $13.69

 *  If you live in Washington, D.C., and are contemplating a move to Winchester-Frederick County, you can sustain a decrease of 38.9% in after-taxes income and still maintain your current lifestyle. 100* [(97.1 - 159.0) / 159.0] =  - 38.9% 
Source: Council for Community and Economic Research Cost of Living Index | Annual Averages 2019 | Updated: January 2020