Statewide Claims to Fame

Washington is 13th in Pennsylvania out of 256 other cities in Race - Two or More

Washington is 18th in Pennsylvania out of 256 other cities in Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

Washington is 19th in Pennsylvania out of 187 other cities in Retail accommodation and food service sales

Washington is 19th in Pennsylvania out of 191 other cities in Retail sales per capita

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Washington Rank Pennsylvania US
Current population (2012) 13,555 47th 12,763,536 313,914,040
Size in square miles 3.0 112th 44,742.7 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 4,634.7 77th 283.9 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Washington Rank Pennsylvania US
Residents younger than 5 5.6% 140th 5.6% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 18.1% 222nd 21.5% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 14.0% 169th 16.0% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Washington Rank Pennsylvania US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 83.5% 220th 87.9% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 13.0% 228th 26.7% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Washington Rank Pennsylvania US
Race - White 77.7% 210th 83.5% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 15.9% 34th 11.4% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.2% 130th 0.3% 1.2%
Race - Asian 0.7% 192nd 3.0% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.1% 18th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 4.6% 13th 1.7% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 1.8% 169th 6.1% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 77.0% 203rd 78.8% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Washington Rank Pennsylvania US
Female residents 50.7% 230th 51.2% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 0.9% 239th 5.7% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Washington Rank Pennsylvania US
Housing units 6,621 51st 5,579,275 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 40.0% 31st 20.5% 25.9%
Households 5,852 55th 4,952,566 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 44.2% 237th 70.6% 66.1%
Home median value $91,900 196th $163,200 $186,200
People per household 2.2 211th 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Washington Rank Pennsylvania US
Income per capita $18,862 206th $27,824 $27,915
Income per household $33,184 208th $51,651 $52,762
Income below poverty line 24.7% 38th 12.6% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Washington Rank Pennsylvania US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 1,303 45th 981,501 27,092,908
Retail sales $501,197 21st $166,842,778 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $33,933 19th $13,323 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $59,294 19th $19,625,449 $613,795,732

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