Living in Washington, IA

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Washington SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
6
Affordability
8
Diversity
6
Safety
5
Amenities
8
Education
8
Commute
9

Washington, IA Crime Report

190
Total Crimes
2,550.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
-0.72%
Below National Average

Washington, IA Cost Of Living

91
Washington's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average

Washington, Iowa Info Snack

Washington is a city in and the county seat of Washington County, Iowa, United States. It is part of the Iowa City, Iowa Metropolitan Statistical Area. The population was 7,266 at the 2010 census.
Population
7,345
Unemployment
5.9%
Poverty
14.3%
Median Home
$113,300
Median Income
$52,418
Median Rent
$835

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Rankings for Washington in Iowa

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5

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6

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7

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8

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Map Of Washington, IA

Population over time in Washington

Year Population % Change
2017 7,345 -0.2%
2016 7,358 -0.1%
2015 7,368 0.3%
2014 7,348 0.5%
2013 7,315 0.1%
2012 7,305 0.4%
2011 7,277 0.0%
2010 7,277 0.2%
2009 7,261 -
Crime/100k Washington IA USA
Violent Crime 832.1 250.1 368.9
Murder 0.0 1.7 5.0
Robbery 0.0 29.5 86.2
Aggravated Assault 738.2 187.9 246.8
Property Crime 1717.9 1691.5 2199.5
Burglary 201.3 352.6 376.0
Larceny 1462.9 1190.4 1594.6
Car Theft 53.7 148.5 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Washington

White
87.6% (6,433)
African American
1.9% (139)
American Indian
0.5% (37)
Asian
0.4% (32)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.9% (139)
Hispanic
7.7% (565)
Race Washington IA USA
White 87.6% 86.1% 61.1%
African American 1.9% 3.4% 12.3%
American Indian 0.5% 0.3% 0.7%
Asian 0.4% 2.4% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.9% 1.8% 2.4%
Hispanic 7.7% 5.9% 17.8%

Household Income For Washington, Iowa

Less than $10,000
3.4% (24,707)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.2% (23,267)
$15,000 to $24,999
12.1% (88,514)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.3% (82,757)
$35,000 to $49,999
18.2% (133,850)
$50,000 to $74,999
22.8% (167,433)
$75,000 to $99,999
14.1% (103,866)
$100,000 to $149,999
11.6% (85,155)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.9% (13,912)
$200,000 or more
1.5% (11,034)
Income Washington IA USA
Less than $10,000 3.4% 5.5% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.2% 4.4% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 12.1% 9.5% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.3% 9.6% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 18.2% 13.7% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 22.8% 19.3% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 14.1% 14.2% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 11.6% 14.7% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.9% 4.9% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 1.5% 4.2% 7.0%

Gender in Washington

Female
52.3% (3,842)
Male
47.7% (3,502)
Gender Washington IA USA
Female 52.3% 50.4% 50.8%
Male 47.7% 49.6% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Washington for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
1.0% (73)
9-12th Grade
5.0% (367)
High School / GED
44.0% (3,231)
Some College
21.0% (1,542)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (661)
Bachelor's Degree
13.0% (954)
Master's Degree
5.0% (367)
Professional Degree
1.0% (73)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (73)
Education Washington IA USA
< 9th Grade 1.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 5.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 44.0% 31.0% 27.0%
Some College 21.0% 21.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 11.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 13.0% 19.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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