Winchester, city, seat (1738) of Frederick county (though administratively independent of it), northern Virginia, U.S. It lies at the northern end of the Shenandoah Valley, 70 miles (113 km) northwest of Washington, D.C. Stonewall Jackson’s Headquarters Museum, Winchester, Virginia.
Which county is Winchester VA in?
Located in the beautiful Shenandoah Valley, Winchester-Frederick County is home to the City of Winchester and the Towns of Stephens City and Middletown. Winchester and Frederick County was once Shawnee Indian camping grounds to which Pennsylvania Quakers came to settle in 1732.
Is Winchester Va expensive?
Winchester, Virginia’s cost of living is 2% higher than the national average. The cost of living in any area can vary based on factors such as your career, its average salary and the real estate market of that area.