Winsted is located in northwest Connecticut. Winsted is part of Litchfield County. Winsted has 4.62 square miles of land area and 0.18 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Winsted population is 7,876, which has grown 7.58% since 2000. The population growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 5.48% and is lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Winsted median household income is $51,929 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 29.17% since 2000. The income growth rate is about the same as the state average rate of 29.60% and is higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. Winsted median house value is $169,000 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 44.08% since 2000. The house value growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 64.47% and is lower than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Winsted is worse than the state average in quality. The Winsted area code is 860.