|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Washington is 15,978. Washington, Illinois is the 2,251st largest city in the US.
Washington is located entirely in Tazewell County.
The peak population of Washington was in 2020, when its population was 16,046. In 2020, Washington was the 2,236th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 2,251st largest city in the US. Washington is currently 0.4% smaller than it was in 2020.
Washington has grown 36.1% since the 2000. Washington, Illinois is growing somewhat quickly; it is growing faster than 73% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
Washington has a population density of 1,851.3 people per square mile.
|2210||Country Club Hills||16,407||1.3%|
|2245||Sulphur Springs, Texas||15,995||8.9%|
|2248||Port Orchard, Washington||15,979||104.5%|
|2249||La Grange, Illinois||15,978||2.4%|
|2250||Royse City, Texas||15,978||413.9%|
|2252||Bay Village, Ohio||15,973||-0.4%|
|2253||Marco Island, Florida||15,969||6.8%|
|2254||Southern Pines, North Carolina||15,968||43.7%|
|2256||South River, New Jersey||15,957||3.6%|
The total voting age population of Washington, Illinois, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 11,890. The voting age population is 48.6% male and 51.4% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 16.9% of the residents of Washington are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Washington are 95.0% White, 2.3% Two or more races, 1.5% Asian, 0.7% Other, 0.4% Black and 0.1% American Indian. Additionally, 2.4% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Washington, 3.6% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 2.5%. On a per-household basis, 2.5% of families are below the poverty line in Washington.
Among those aged 16 and older, 64.4% of Washington residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 96.7% of Washington residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 39.9% have a bachelor's degree and 11.9% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Washington residents aged 5 and older, 2.9% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 1.7% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.3% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.9% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Washington is 2.9%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Washington, 9.8% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Washington is $76,508.
In Washington, 79.1% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 20.9% of housing units in Washington.
Of all the housing units in Washington, 12.5% of them were build before 1940.
In Washington, 31.0% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 2,100 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Washington is $947.
In Washington, 86.4% of households have an active broadband internet connection.