Demographics

People

Total Population1,088
Male Share of the Population47.7%
Female Share of the Population52.3%
Senior Citizens27%
Employed Population 16+516
Age of the Population42

Families

% of people married54.4%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher12.5%
Median Earnings25+$28,235
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$37,083
Median Earnings With High School Degree$16,719

Wealth

Median Family Income$48,393
% Above Poverty Level88.4%
% Below Poverty Level11.6%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time18 minutes
% Working from Home2.1%
% Walking and Biking to Work5%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone35.2%
Median Gross Rent$431
Median House Value$71,000

Ancestry

Irish13.7%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)9.3%
English9.1%
Swedish5.1%
French Except Basque4%
Italian3.2%
Czech2.8%
African2.3%
Nigerian1.6%
Canadian1.4%
Scottish1.2%
Polish1.2%
Dutch1.1%
Swiss1%
Russian1%
Danishn0.8%
Welsh0.6%
German0.5%
Romanian0.3%
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Washington Almanac

CategoryValue
CountyWashington County
Standard Zip Codes66968
Phone Area Codes785
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude39.81
Approximate Longitude-97.05

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
Distance0.1 miles
Jan Temp16 to 38 F
Apr Temp42 to 68 F
Jul Temp67 to 92 F
Oct Temp44 to 70 F
Annual Precip33 inches
StationMARYSVILLE
Distance22.2 miles
Jan Temp13 to 35 F
Apr Temp40 to 65 F
Jul Temp66 to 90 F
Oct Temp41 to 68 F
Annual Precip32.7 inches
StationBELLEVILLE
Distance31 miles
Jan Temp15 to 37 F
Apr Temp41 to 64 F
Jul Temp67 to 90 F
Oct Temp43 to 67 F
Annual Precip30.8 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Barnes165$45,625
Greenleaf438$51,250
Hanover627$78,750
Linn444$56,458
Morrowville148$49,375
Waterville743$59,844

Washington Public Libraries

Washington Public Library
116 E. 2ND
Washington, Kansas
(785) 325-2114

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Washington Hospitals

Washington County Hospital
(Government - Local)
304 E 3rd Street
(785) 3252211

Washington Public Schools

Washington County High School
115 North D. Street
ZIP: 66968
(785) 325-2261
High
Total Enrollment 190
Washington Elementary
114 North E. Street
ZIP: 66968
(785) 325-2261
Primary
Total Enrollment 168
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