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People

Total Population4,001
Male Share of the Population43.3%
Female Share of the Population56.7%
Senior Citizens23.3%
Employed Population 16+1,534
Age of the Population48

Families

% of people married34.5%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher19.2%
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 Level71.9%
% Below Poverty Level28.1%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time21 minutes
% Working from Home2%
% Walking and Biking to Work0%
% Using Public Transportation3.3%

Housing

People Living Alone40.6%
Median Gross Rent$628
Median House Value$95,500

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)62.4%
US/American0%
English5%
Irish3.2%

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

Washington Almanac

CategoryValue
Nearest Medium City 39 miles E of Athens, Georgia (center to center)
Nearest Large City94 miles E of Atlanta, Georgia
CountyWilkes
Standard Zip Codes30673
Phone Area Codes706
Time ZoneEastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight SavingsThe city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude33.736
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)

StationWASHINGTON 2 ESE
Distance1.4 miles
Jan Temp31 to 53 F
Apr Temp47 to 74 F
Jul Temp68 to 90 F
Oct Temp50 to 73 F
Annual Precip46.9 inches
StationSILOAM 3 N
Distance21.5 miles
Jan Temp32 to 53 F
Apr Temp48 to 74 F
Jul Temp68 to 92 F
Oct Temp50 to 75 F
Annual Precip47 inches
StationWARRENTON
Distance24.1 miles
Jan Temp32 to 53 F
Apr Temp47 to 74 F
Jul Temp68 to 91 F
Oct Temp50 to 74 F
Annual Precip50.1 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Camak187$62,750
Crawfordville626$34,750
Lincolnton1,518$59,167
Norwood272$29,167
Sharon110$21,528
Tignall523$37,083

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

Washington Public Libraries

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

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

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