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People

Total Population 4,001
Male Share of the Population 43.3%
Female Share of the Population 56.7%
Senior Citizens 23.3%
Employed Population 16+ 1,534
Age of the Population 48

Families

% of people married 34.5%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 19.2%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $41,250
% Above Poverty Level 71.9%
% Below Poverty Level 28.1%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 21 minutes
% Working from Home 2%
% Walking and Biking to Work 0%
% Using Public Transportation 3.3%

Housing

People Living Alone 40.6%
Median Gross Rent $628
Median House Value $95,500

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 62.4%
US/American 0%
English 5%
Irish 3.2%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Washington Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 39 miles E of Athens, Georgia (center to center)
Nearest Large City 94 miles E of Atlanta, Georgia
County Wilkes
Standard Zip Codes 30673
Phone Area Codes 706
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 33.736
Longitude -82.739

Washington Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station WASHINGTON 2 ESE
Distance 1.4 miles
Jan Temp 31 to 53 F
Apr Temp 47 to 74 F
Jul Temp 68 to 90 F
Oct Temp 50 to 73 F
Annual Precip 46.9 inches
Station SILOAM 3 N
Distance 21.5 miles
Jan Temp 32 to 53 F
Apr Temp 48 to 74 F
Jul Temp 68 to 92 F
Oct Temp 50 to 75 F
Annual Precip 47 inches
Station WARRENTON
Distance 24.1 miles
Jan Temp 32 to 53 F
Apr Temp 47 to 74 F
Jul Temp 68 to 91 F
Oct Temp 50 to 74 F
Annual Precip 50.1 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Camak 187 $62,750
Crawfordville 626 $34,750
Lincolnton 1,518 $59,167
Norwood 272 $29,167
Sharon 110 $21,528
Tignall 523 $37,083

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Washington Public Libraries

Library
Bartram Trail Regional Library System
204 E. LIBERTY STREET
Washington, Georgia
(706) 678-7736

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  • Business Administration (AS) (Online)
  • Psychology (BA) (Online)
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  • Graphic Design, Bachelor of Science (Online)
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  • Full Sail’s curriculum combines elements of creativity, art, business and life skills, technical prowess, and academic achievement.
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Programs
  • Executive Master of Public Administration (Executive MPA)

The Executive Master of Public Administration (EMPA) at Syracuse University's Maxwell School prepares professionals for the challenges of leading organizations in the midst of dynamic global change.

Programs
  • MA in Public Sociology
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  • Designated a 2015 Military Friendly School by Victory Media.
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Washington High Schools

WASHINGTON-WILKES HIGH SCHOOL
304 GORDON STREET
706-678-2426
Serves 525 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 15.1

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