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Population in 2017: 1,073 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -12.3%
 
Males: 500  (46.7%)
Females: 573  (53.3%)
Median resident age:

43.5 years
Kansas median age:

36.7 years

Zip codes: 66968.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $42,401 (it was $30,529 in 2000)
Washington:

$42,401
KS:

$56,422

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $23,169 (it was $15,760 in 2000)

Washington city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $72,883 (it was $39,200 in 2000)
Washington:

$72,883
KS:

$150,600

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $77,301; detached houses: $76,537

Median gross rent in 2017: $442.

March 2019 cost of living index in Washington: 77.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 8.0%
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  • Races in Washington, KS (2010)
    • 1,09296.6%White alone
    • 262.3%Hispanic
    • 90.8%Two or more races
    • 20.2%Asian alone
    • 10.09%Black alone
    • 10.09%American Indian alone

Races in Washington detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of Kansas and other state lists, there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Washington, Kansas as of June 04, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Washington is 381 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is near the state average.


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Ancestries: German (29.3%), Irish (10.7%), Dutch (10.5%), American (9.3%), Scotch-Irish (8.6%), English (5.2%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1335 feet

Land area: 0.88 square miles.

Population density: 1,224 people per square mile   (low).

Washington, Kansas map

9 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.8%
Kansas:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,619 (2.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,416 (2.0%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lincoln, NE (71.5 miles , pop. 225,581).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (485.6 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities:

Morrowville, KS (2.6 miles),
Greenleaf, KS (2.7 miles ),
Linn, KS (3.1 miles ),
Hanover, KS (3.3 miles ),
Hollenberg, KS (3.4 miles),
Barnes, KS (3.5 miles),
Palmer, KS (3.7 miles),
Haddam, KS (3.7 miles)

Latitude: 39.82 N, Longitude: 97.05 W

Area code: 785

Distribution of median household income in Washington, KS in 2017
Distribution of house value in Washington, KS in 2017
Washington satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.1%
Kansas:

3.7%
Most common industries in Washington, KS (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (11.5%)
  • Health care (10.7%)
  • Construction (9.0%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (7.5%)
  • Public administration (6.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.9%)
  • Social assistance (3.9%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (16.4%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (12.0%)
  • Educational services (9.1%)
  • Utilities (4.7%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (4.7%)
  • Transportation equipment (4.4%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.1%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (19.1%)
  • Educational services (14.3%)
  • Public administration (10.7%)
  • Social assistance (7.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.4%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.9%)
  • Food & beverage stores (3.7%)
Most common occupations in Washington, KS (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.8%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.6%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.2%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.1%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.2%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (8.2%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.3%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.0%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (5.4%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (4.4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.1%)
  • Top executives (3.8%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (8.5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (7.4%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (5.5%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5.5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.8%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.8%)

Average climate in Washington, Kansas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Washington, Kansas environmental map by EPA

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Tornado activity:

Washington-area historical tornado activity is near Kansas state average. It is 91% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/20/1957, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 9.0 miles away from the Washington city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 6/4/1955, a category F4 tornado 29.0 miles away from the city center .

Earthquake activity:

Washington-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Kansas state average. It is 68% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/3/2002 at 20:41:56, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 225.5 miles away from the city center
On 7/16/2004 at 12:17:30, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 MW, 3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 97.4 miles away from the city center
On 2/15/1974 at 13:33:49, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG) earthquake occurred 303.0 miles away from Washington center
On 9/15/1995 at 00:31:33, a magnitude 4.1 (3.8 LG, 4.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 222.3 miles away from Washington center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 327.3 miles away from Washington center
On 5/30/1991 at 22:07:44, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 132.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Washington County (14) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 9, Floods: 8, Tornadoes: 7, Winter Storms: 4, Winds: 3, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Washington topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Washington:

  • WASHINGTON COUNTY HOSPITAL (Government - Local, 304 E 3RD STREET)
  • WASHINGTON COUNTY HHA (115 W THIRD STREET)
  • THE CENTENNIAL HOMESTEAD (311 E 2ND ST)

Airports located in Washington:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Washington:

  • Kansas State University (about 51 miles; Manhattan, KS; Full-time enrollment: 20,703)
  • University of Nebraska-Lincoln (about 72 miles; Lincoln, NE; FT enrollment: 20,817)
  • Southeast Community College Area (about 73 miles; Lincoln, NE; FT enrollment: 8,838)
  • Nebraska Wesleyan University (about 74 miles; Lincoln, NE; FT enrollment: 2,072)
  • Washburn University (about 91 miles; Topeka, KS; FT enrollment: 5,092)
  • Highland Community College (about 95 miles; Highland, KS; FT enrollment: 2,148)
  • Central Community College (about 102 miles; Grand Island, NE; FT enrollment: 4,159)

Public high school in Washington:

Public elementary/middle school in Washington:

See full list of schools located in Washington

Library in Washington:

  • WASHINGTON LIBRARY (Operating income: $41,013; Location: 116 E. 2ND; 19,795 books; 277 audio materials; 72 video materials; 30 state licensed databases)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Washington: Washington Speedway (A), Washington County Fairgrounds (B), Washington Wastewater Treatment Facility (C), Washington County Courthouse (D), Washington County Sheriff's Department (E), Washington Fire District 9 (F), Washington City Fire Department (G), Washington Emergency Medical Services (H), Washington County Health Department (I), Washington Public Library (J), Washington County Museum (K), Washington City Hall (L). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Washington include: Linn United Methodist Church (A), Grace Baptist Church (B), First United Presbyterian Church (C), Saint Augustine Catholic Church (D), Good Shepherd Evangelical Lutheran Church (E), Washington Christian Church (F), Washington Church of the Brethren (G), Washington First Baptist Church (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Washington County Historical Society (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 208 Ballard Street).

Hotels: K-Motel (112 West 7th Street), Washington Motel LLC (USHighway 36 West).

Court: Washington County - Clerk Of District Court (214 Centre Street).

Washington County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Average household size:
This city:

2.1 people
Kansas:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

60.7%
Whole state:

66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

2.7%
Whole state:

5.8%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
35 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
4 people in hospitals with patients who have no usual home elsewhere in 2010
47 people in nursing homes in 2000

Banks with branches in Washington (2011 data):

  • United Bank & Trust: 229 C Street Branch at 229 C Street, branch established on 1934/07/28. Info updated 2010/09/28: Bank assets: $503.4 mil, Deposits: $384.3 mil, headquarters in Marysville, KS, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 15 total offices, Holding Company: Ubt Bancshares, Inc.
  • The First National Bank of Washington: The First National Bank Of Washingto at 101 C Street, branch established on 1883/01/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $74.6 mil, Deposits: $52.7 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 1 total offices, Holding Company: Washington 1st Banco, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Washington:

Marital status in Washington, KS
  • Never married: 17.8%
  • Now married: 56.4%
  • Separated: 1.3%
  • Widowed: 10.7%
  • Divorced: 13.7%

For population 25 years and over in Washington:

  • High school or higher: 96.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.7%
  • Unemployed: 4.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 15.5 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.1
Kansas average:

11.1

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Washington
Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Washington, KS (based on Washington County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant2,38816
Catholic1,2875
Mainline Protestant1,22212
Other1-
None901-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 6
Washington County:

10.30 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

1.96 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 7
This county:

12.02 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

3.84 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 8
Washington County:

13.74 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

7.33 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

10.1%
State:

8.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

27.5%
Kansas:

27.9%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Washington County:

6.6%
Kansas:

13.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

51.5%
Kansas:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

47.4%
Kansas:

45.1%

Average BMI:
Washington:

29.0
State:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

18.9%
State:

21.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

11.8%
Kansas:

10.6%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
Kansas:

6.8

Overweight people:
Washington:

35.6%
State:

33.6%

General health condition:
Washington:

56.6%
State:

55.2%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

75.3%
State:

78.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Washington, KS Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Electric Power 3$9,549$38,1960$0
Streets and Highways 2$4,802$28,8121$452
Other Government Administration 1$3,151$37,8120$0
Financial Administration 1$2,624$31,4880$0
Health 1$2,305$27,66011$3,175
Sewerage 1$2,573$30,8760$0
Local Libraries 1$1,477$17,7242$153
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$200
Parks and Recreation 0$0 1$585
Water Supply 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 10$26,481$31,77716$4,565

Washington government finances - Expenditure in 2016 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $1,570,000 ($1463.19)
    Sewerage: $169,000 ($157.50)
    Regular Highways: $136,000 ($126.75)
    Water Utilities: $135,000 ($125.82)
    Health - Other: $106,000 ($98.79)
    Central Staff Services: $70,000 ($65.24)
    General - Other: $64,000 ($59.65)
    Libraries: $37,000 ($34.48)
    Parks and Recreation: $30,000 ($27.96)
    Local Fire Protection: $12,000 ($11.18)
    Police Protection: $10,000 ($9.32)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $8,000 ($7.46)
    Financial Administration: $8,000 ($7.46)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $4,000 ($3.73)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $23,000 ($21.44)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $49,000 ($45.67)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $365,000 ($340.17)

Washington government finances - Revenue in 2016 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $175,000 ($163.09)
    Parks and Recreation: $19,000 ($17.71)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $5,000 ($4.66)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $12,000 ($11.18)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $27,000 ($25.16)
    Rents: $3,000 ($2.80)
    Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($0.93)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $1,830,000 ($1705.50)
    Water Utilities: $258,000 ($240.45)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $29,000 ($27.03)
    General Local Government Support: $12,000 ($11.18)
    Other: $1,000 ($0.93)
  • Tax - Property: $310,000 ($288.91)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $249,000 ($232.06)
    Public Utilities Sales: $37,000 ($34.48)
    Individual Income: $10,000 ($9.32)
    Other License: $1,000 ($0.93)

Washington government finances - Debt in 2016 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,342,000 ($1250.70)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,310,000 ($1220.88)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $33,000 ($30.75)

Washington government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,380,000 ($1286.11)

Businesses in Washington, KS

  • U-Haul: 1
  • U.S. Cellular: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Washington:

  • KFRM (550 AM; 5 kW; SALINA, KS; Owner: TAYLOR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KKAR (1290 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KRVN (880 AM; 50 kW; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • KYDZ (1180 AM; 25 kW; BELLEVUE, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KMMJ (750 AM; 11 kW; GRAND ISLAND, NE; Owner: JRK BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WIBW (580 AM; 5 kW; TOPEKA, KS; Owner: MCC RADIO, LLC)
  • KKHK (1250 AM; 25 kW; KANSAS CITY, KS)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KSAL (1150 AM; 5 kW; SALINA, KS; Owner: EBC INC.)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Washington:

  • KNDY-FM (95.5 FM; MARYSVILLE, KS; Owner: DIERKING COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KUTT (99.5 FM; FAIRBURY, NE; Owner: SIEBERT COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KQIQ (88.3 FM; BEATRICE, NE; Owner: SOUTHEAST COMMUNITY COLLEGE)

TV broadcast stations around Washington:

  • KSNB-TV (Channel 4; SUPERIOR, NE; Owner: COLINS BROADCASTING COMPANY)

Washington fatal accident list:

May 24, 1976 05:50 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1
May 24, 1975 05:50 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 20Number of bridges
  • 226ft / 69.5mTotal length
  • $2,756,000Total costs
  • 16,443Total average daily traffic
  • 3,102Total average daily truck traffic
  • 19,802Total future (year 2037) average daily traffic
New bridges in Washington, KS - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 21920-1929
  • 11930-1939
  • 41940-1949
  • 31950-1959
  • 11980-1989
  • 71990-1999
  • 22000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Washington, KS

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

29 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Washington)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

6
  • 1 1/2 Blks E Of Jct Of Us 36 & K 15w (Lat: 39.804722 Lon: -97.045861), Call Sign: KNEE635, Licensee ID: L00001782,
    Assigned Frequencies: 47.0600 MHz, Grant Date: 09/02/1997, Expiration Date: 11/05/2002, Cancellation Date: 02/09/2003, Registrant: State Of Kansas, Docking St Office Bldg, Topeka, KS 66612, Phone: (913) 325-2109
  • Sheriffs Office (Lat: 39.820000 Lon: -97.051694), Call Sign: WFR390,
    Assigned Frequencies: 158.925 MHz, Grant Date: 09/15/1999, Expiration Date: 10/11/2004, Cancellation Date: 12/11/2004, Registrant: County Of Washington, Washington, KS 66968, Phone: (913) 325-2318
  • County Maintenance Shop (Lat: 39.791944 Lon: -97.033361), Call Sign: WFR391,
    Assigned Frequencies: 158.925 MHz, Grant Date: 09/25/2014, Expiration Date: 09/29/2024, Registrant: Washington County Public Works Department, 1561 Rainbow Road, Washington, KS 66968, Phone: (785) 325-2318, Fax: (785) 325-2383, Email:
  • 6 Mi E 3 Mi N (Lat: 39.856111 Lon: -96.938639), Structure height: 37 m, Call Sign: WPCK311,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.478 MHz, Grant Date: 06/11/1998, Expiration Date: 06/14/2003, Cancellation Date: 09/07/2003, Registrant: Washington County Rural Water District 1, Box 292, Hanover, KS 66945, Phone: (913) 337-2613
  • 3.2 Km N & 1.2 Km W Of Us 36 & Ks 15 (Lat: 39.841944 Lon: -97.061694), Type: Tower, Structure height: 91 m, Call Sign: WPJT260,
    Assigned Frequencies: 938.500 MHz, 938.887 MHz, 939.962 MHz, Grant Date: 10/15/1996, Expiration Date: 10/15/2001, Cancellation Date: 03/01/2001, Certifier: Richard S Stegelman, Registrant: Western Resources, Inc., 1850 K St Nw, Topeka, KS 66601, Phone: (785) 575-6560, Fax: (785) 575-8446, Email:
  • Lat: 39.815278 Lon: -97.051111, Structure height: 0 m, Call Sign: WPTR487,
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.890 MHz, Grant Date: 10/12/2011, Expiration Date: 11/29/2021, Certifier: Delwin Wiemers, Registrant: City Of Washington, 301 C St, Washington, KS 66968, Phone: (785) 325-2284, Fax: (785) 325-2678, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • Washington South, Lat: 39.841944 Lon: -97.061667, Type: Gtower, Structure height: 88.4 m, Call Sign: WQIL569,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz, Grant Date: 03/28/2018, Expiration Date: 04/17/2020, Certifier: Dennis L Kracht, Registrant: Blue Valley Telecommunications, Inc., 1559 Pony Express Highway, Home, KS 66438, Phone: (785) 799-3311, Fax: (785) 799-3530, Email:
  • Washington North, Lat: 39.841944 Lon: -97.061667, Type: Gtower, Structure height: 88.4 m, Call Sign: WQIL569,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz, Grant Date: 03/28/2018, Expiration Date: 04/17/2020, Certifier: Dennis L Kracht, Registrant: Blue Valley Telecommunications, Inc., 1559 Pony Express Highway, Home, KS 66438, Phone: (785) 799-3311, Fax: (785) 799-3530, Email:

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

1
  • Washington County Memorial Airport (Lat: 39.761667 Lon: -97.041944), Type: Tower, Call Sign: WRLB3312,
    Assigned Frequencies: 0.21251 MHz, Grant Date: 11/01/2005, Expiration Date: 09/22/2014, Cancellation Date: 03/30/2012, Registrant: Washington County Public Works Department, 1561 Rainbow Road, Washington, KS 66968, Phone: (785) 325-2318, Fax: (785) 325-2383, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

3
  • Call Sign: KA0EDE, Grant Date: 05/28/1998, Expiration Date: 05/28/2008, Cancellation Date: 05/29/2010, Registrant: Roy W Sack, 204 W 5th St, Washington, KS 66968
  • Call Sign: KA0JOH, Licensee ID: L01201176, Grant Date: 09/01/2016, Expiration Date: 10/12/2026, Registrant: Michael D Line, 201 E. St, Washington, KS 66968
  • Call Sign: KC0HBQ, Licensee ID: L00194264, Grant Date: 01/12/2000, Expiration Date: 01/12/2010, Cancellation Date: 01/13/2012, Certifier: Timothy D Yater, Registrant: Timothy D Yater, 119 W 5th, Washington, KS 66968

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: UNIVERSAL STINSON 108 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 87 mph), Engine: FRANKLIN 6A4165 SERIES (165 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9381K , Serial Number: 108-2381, Year manufactured: 1947, Airworthiness Date: 02/07/1956, Certificate Issue Date: 02/20/2013
    Registrant (Corporation): Kansas Air Inc, 1803 Industrial Park Dr, Washington, KS 66968
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-25-235 (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 93 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-540 SERIES (250 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9631P , Serial Number: 25-7656013, Airworthiness Date: 02/05/1976, Certificate Issue Date: 03/04/2019
    Registrant (Individual): Bradly D Portenier, 1803 Industrial Park Dr, Washington, KS 66968
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 10/23/2018

2004 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2004 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 15. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 33 took place in 2011, and the least - 1 in 2004. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in Washington, KS When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (53.8%), and Structure Fires (20.4%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Washington, KS
    • 12153.8%Outside Fires
    • 4620.4%Structure Fires
    • 3013.3%Other
    • 2812.4%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Washington, KS
Most common first names in Washington, KS among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary2582.1 years
William2576.5 years
John1879.1 years
George1478.3 years
Henry1384.2 years
Mildred1381.6 years
Ruth1386.3 years
Ralph1277.7 years
Anna1185.5 years
Walter1182.7 years
Most common last names in Washington, KS among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Tegethoff1379.7 years
Dague1177.5 years
Smith1080.8 years
Stamm1088.0 years
Thompson885.6 years
Johnson882.2 years
Henderson790.6 years
Ouellette767.8 years
Jones780.4 years
Barnes782.6 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Washington, KS
  • 92.6%Utility gas
  • 7.4%Electricity
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Washington, KS
  • 65.0%Utility gas
  • 30.0%Electricity
  • 2.9%Other fuel
  • 2.1%No fuel used


Washington compared to Kansas state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
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