Living in Washington, NC

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Washington SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
3/10
Housing
6
Affordability
4
Diversity
9.5
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8
Education
6
Commute
9.5

Washington, NC Cost Of Living

99
Washington's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average

Washington, North Carolina Info Snack

Washington, commonly known as The Original Washington, or Little Washington (to distinguish it from Washington, D.C.), is a city in Beaufort County, North Carolina, United States, located on the northern bank of the Pamlico River. The population was 9,744 at the 2010 census. It is the county seat of Beaufort County. The closest major city is Greenville, approximately 20 miles (32 km) to the west.
Population
9,649
Unemployment
14.8%
Poverty
26.6%
Median Home
$140,300
Median Income
$32,682
Median Rent
$708

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Rankings for Washington in North Carolina

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2

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3

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4

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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, NC

Population over time in Washington

Year Population % Change
2017 9,649 -0.7%
2016 9,721 -1.4%
2015 9,862 0.9%
2014 9,777 0.1%
2013 9,768 0.2%
2012 9,751 0.2%
2011 9,731 0.1%
2010 9,719 0.1%
2009 9,708 -

Race / Ethnicity in Washington

White
43.1% (4,161)
African American
40.4% (3,895)
American Indian
1.0% (101)
Asian
0.0% (1)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.9% (90)
Hispanic
14.5% (1,401)
Race Washington NC USA
White 43.1% 63.3% 61.1%
African American 40.4% 21.1% 12.3%
American Indian 1.0% 1.1% 0.7%
Asian 0.0% 2.8% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.9% 2.2% 2.4%
Hispanic 14.5% 9.2% 17.8%

Household Income For Washington, North Carolina

Less than $10,000
17.2% (165,982)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.3% (61,218)
$15,000 to $24,999
17.9% (172,385)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.8% (94,261)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.3% (157,017)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.1% (146,002)
$75,000 to $99,999
5.7% (54,558)
$100,000 to $149,999
5.8% (56,352)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.7% (35,860)
$200,000 or more
2.2% (21,260)
Income Washington NC USA
Less than $10,000 17.2% 6.8% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.3% 5.4% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 17.9% 10.7% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.8% 10.7% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.3% 14.2% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.1% 18.1% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 5.7% 12.0% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 5.8% 12.5% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.7% 4.7% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 2.2% 4.9% 7.0%

Gender in Washington

Female
54.7% (5,280)
Male
45.3% (4,368)
Gender Washington NC USA
Female 54.7% 51.3% 50.8%
Male 45.3% 48.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Washington for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (385)
9-12th Grade
12.0% (1,157)
High School / GED
29.0% (2,798)
Some College
23.0% (2,219)
Associate's Degree
11.0% (1,061)
Bachelor's Degree
12.0% (1,157)
Master's Degree
7.0% (675)
Professional Degree
1.0% (96)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (96)
Education Washington NC USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 12.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 29.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 23.0% 22.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 11.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 12.0% 20.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 7.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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