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Population in 2014: 6,466 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: -3.7%
 
Males: 2,984  (46.2%)
Females: 3,482  (53.8%)
Median resident age:  36.9 years
New Jersey median age:  39.4 years

Zip codes: 07882.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $54,406 (it was $47,000 in 2000)
Washington:

$54,406
NJ:

$70,165

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $28,317 (it was $23,166 in 2000)

Washington borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $205,093 (it was $119,100 in 2000)
Washington:

$205,093
NJ:

$307,700

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $256,017; Detached houses: $274,733; Townhouses or other attached units: $163,327; In 2-unit structures: $163,739; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $142,583; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $199,079; Mobile homes: $47,126

Median gross rent in 2013: $1,038.

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  • Races in Washington, NJ (2010)

    Washington races chart
    • 5,19480.4%White alone
    • 5498.5%Hispanic
    • 3725.8%Black alone
    • 2173.4%Asian alone
    • 1151.8%Two or more races
    • 90.1%Other race alone
    • 40.06%American Indian alone
    • 10.02%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Washington: 113.0 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (15.7%), German (15.1%), Italian (12.4%), United States (10.0%), Polish (5.8%), English (4.7%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 463 feet

Land area: 1.96 square miles.

Population density: 3,304 people per square mile   (average).

Washington,NJ real estate house value index trend

Washington, New Jersey map

For population 25 years and over in Washington:

  • High school or higher: 90.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 23.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.7%
  • Unemployed: 3.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 31.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Washington borough:

  • Never married: 28.7%
  • Now married: 49.3%
  • Separated: 6.1%
  • Widowed: 2.7%
  • Divorced: 13.3%

792 residents are foreign born (5.1% Latin America, 2.8% Africa, 2.4% Europe, 1.4% Asia).

This borough:

12.4%
New Jersey:

21.6%



According to our research of New Jersey and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Washington, New Jersey as of May 27, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Washington to the number of sex offenders is 6,420 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $6,622 (3.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $8,039 (4.6%)

Washington satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Bethlehem, PA (22.8 miles , pop. 71,329).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Newark, NJ (41.7 miles , pop. 273,546).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Manhattan, NY (52.7 miles , pop. 1,537,195).

Nearest cities: Port Colden, NJ (1.2 miles) , Brass Castle, NJ (1.2 miles ), Oxford, NJ (1.8 miles ), Anderson, NJ (1.8 miles ), Port Murray, NJ (1.9 miles) , Hampton borough, NJ (2.0 miles ), Broadway, NJ (2.1 miles ), Asbury, NJ (2.2 miles ).

Latitude: 40.76 N, Longitude: 74.98 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -837 (-13.1%)
Workers who live and work in this borough: 495 (16.4%)

Area code: 908

Washington household income distribution Washington home values distribution

Crime rates in Washington by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 000011000002
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.014.514.70.00.00.00.00.031.0
Rapes 0100000000N/AN/A
per 100,000 0.014.70.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0N/AN/A
Robberies 012114300111
per 100,000 0.014.729.114.514.558.745.00.00.015.515.615.5
Assaults 878773488237
per 100,000 116.8102.7116.3101.4101.744.060.0119.1123.430.946.8108.3
Burglaries 171824293737271573316
per 100,000 248.1264.1349.0420.3537.7543.2405.1223.3108.046.446.8247.6
Thefts 13686105981271511519885537054
per 100,000 1,984.81,261.91,526.81,420.31,845.72,217.02,265.61,458.81,311.1818.91,092.4835.8
Auto thefts 7452107515000
per 100,000 102.258.772.729.0145.3102.875.014.977.10.00.00.0
Arson 020064000200
per 100,000 0.029.30.00.087.258.70.00.00.030.90.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 288.2) 136.0117.0130.7120.0187.5202.2159.6105.096.349.664.7147.4

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Washington detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 14 (13 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.95
New Jersey average:

3.85
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.8%
New Jersey:

5.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +209 (+3.2%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (18%)
  • Construction (17%)
  • Manufacturing (17%)
  • Health care and social assistance (7%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Educational services (18%)
  • Health care and social assistance (16%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (13%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Production occupations (10%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (21%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (8%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (8%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (6%)

Work and jobs in Washington: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Washington, New Jersey

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Washington-area historical tornado activity is slightly above New Jersey state average. It is 15% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/28/1973, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 14.9 miles away from the Washington borough center injured 12 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 3/21/1976, a category F3 tornado 18.5 miles away from the borough center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Washington-area historical earthquake activity is near New Jersey state average. It is 87% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 63.1 miles away from the city center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 223.2 miles away from Washington center
On 1/16/1994 at 00:42:43, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 61.8 miles away from the city center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MB, 4.2 MS, 5.2 MW, 5.0 MW, Depth: 6.8 mi) earthquake occurred 265.6 miles away from the city center
On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 286.7 miles away from Washington center
On 8/26/2003 at 18:24:18, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, 3.5 ML, Depth: 1.9 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 12.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Warren County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 3, Blizzards: 2, Hurricanes: 2, Water Shortages: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Other: 2 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Washington topographic map

Birthplace of: Christian Sharps - Inventor.

Hospitals and medical centers in Washington:

  • WARREN COUNTY PUBLIC HEALTH NURSING AGENCY (162 EAST WASHINGTON AVENUE)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Washington:

  • WARREN HAVEN (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; OXFORD, NJ)
  • LITTLE BROOK NURSING AND CONVALESCENT HOME (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; CALIFON, NJ)
  • HEATH VILLAGE (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; HACKETTSTOWN, NJ)
  • COUNTRY ARCH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; PITTSTOWN, NJ)
  • BRAKELEY PARK CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; PHILLIPSBURG, NJ)
  • LOPATCONG CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; PHILLIPSBURG, NJ)
  • KAQ HOME CARE, INC (Home Health Center, about 12 miles away; PHILLIPSBURG, NJ)

Airports and heliports located in Washington:

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College/University in Washington:

  • Warren County Community College (Full-time enrollment: 1,368; Location: 475 Rte 57 W; Public; Website: www.warren.edu)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Washington:

  • Centenary College (about 10 miles; Hackettstown, NJ; Full-time enrollment: 2,271)
  • Lafayette College (about 13 miles; Easton, PA; FT enrollment: 2,562)
  • Raritan Valley Community College (about 18 miles; Branchburg, NJ; FT enrollment: 5,735)
  • Northampton County Area Community College (about 20 miles; Bethlehem, PA; FT enrollment: 7,195)
  • East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania (about 20 miles; East Stroudsburg, PA; FT enrollment: 6,195)
  • County College of Morris (about 22 miles; Randolph, NJ; FT enrollment: 6,427)
  • Lehigh University (about 24 miles; Bethlehem, PA; FT enrollment: 6,565)

Public high schools in Washington:

Public elementary/middle schools in Washington:

Private elementary/middle school in Washington:

  • GOOD SHEPHERD CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 226, Location: 490 STATE ROUTE 57 W, Grades: PK-8)
See full list of schools located in Washington

Library in Washington:

  • WASHINGTON PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $329,279; Location: 20 W. CARLTON AVENUE; 48,717 books; 2 e-books; 655 audio materials; 1,799 video materials; 7 local licensed databases; 22 state licensed databases; 1 other licensed databases; 149 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Washington: Washington Emergency Squad (A), Washington Borough Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Washington include: Saint Josephs Church (A), Saint Peters Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Warren County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 120. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

120
U.S.:

75

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.0642. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 12.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0642
U.S.:

0.2932

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 10.1. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 12.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.1
U.S.:

6.4

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.757. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 12.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.757
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 24.7. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 12.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

24.7
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 16.4. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 16.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

16.4
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 12.5. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 11.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.5
U.S.:

9.4
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 14.7%
(11.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 14.3% for Black residents, 35.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 28.0% for other race residents, 99.2% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This borough:  2.5 people
New Jersey:  2.7 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:  63.6%
Whole state:  69.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:  7.3%
Whole state:  5.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households

Washington, New Jersey environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Washington (2011 data):

  • PNC Bank, National Association: Washington Boro Branch at 48 West Washington Avenue, branch established on 1991/05/03; Washington Route 57 Branch at 413 Route 57 West, branch established on 1995/12/04. Info updated 2012/03/20: Bank assets: $263,309.6 mil, Deposits: $197,343.0 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3085 total offices, Holding Company: Pnc Financial Services Group, Inc., The
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Washington Branch at 2 West Washington Ave, branch established on 1971/09/24. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • Investors Bank: Rd#1 St Hwy 57 Branch at Rd#1 State Highway #57, branch established on 1891/01/01. Info updated 2012/02/27: Bank assets: $10,674.9 mil, Deposits: $7,419.7 mil, headquarters in Short Hills, NJ, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 86 total offices, Holding Company: Investors Bancorp, Mhc

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.5
New Jersey average:

12.7

Washington travel time to work - commute Washington mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Washington borough (based on Warren County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic28,11411
Mainline Protestant12,51249
Evangelical Protestant3,80532
Other2,04010
Orthodox1502
Black Protestant1221
None61,949-
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: 25
Warren County:

2.28 / 10,000 pop.
New Jersey:

2.90 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 21
Warren County:

1.92 / 10,000 pop.
New Jersey:

1.76 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 14
Warren County:

1.28 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.81 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 67
Here:

6.12 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.15 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

8.4%
New Jersey:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Warren County:

26.9%
New Jersey:

23.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

14.1%
State:

18.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

49.1%
New Jersey:

49.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Washington:

46.6%
New Jersey:

47.4%

Average BMI:
Washington:

28.7
New Jersey:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Washington:

22.5%
New Jersey:

20.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Washington:

10.2%
State:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
New Jersey:

6.8

Overweight people:
Washington:

33.7%
New Jersey:

33.6%

General health condition:
This city:

56.6%
New Jersey:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Washington:

79.3%
New Jersey:

79.7%

More about Health and Nutrition of Washington, NJ 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
Financial Administration 4$19,148$57,4443$5,616
Other Government Administration 4$11,552$34,6564$1,614
Police - Other 0$0 1$1,188
Fire - Other 0$0 1$948
Streets and Highways 5$27,270$65,4482$1,016
Health 0$0 3$1,088
Parks and Recreation 0$0 2$2,948
Local Libraries 1$3,998$47,9763$2,082
Other and Unallocable 0$0 2$1,338
Totals for Government 14$61,968$53,11521$17,838

Washington government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Construction - General - Other: $2,309,000 ($357.10)
    Sewerage: $1,398,000 ($216.21)
    Regular Highways: $150,000 ($23.20)
    Parks and Recreation: $11,000 ($1.70)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $1,196,000 ($184.97)
    General - Other: $1,142,000 ($176.62)
    Sewerage: $844,000 ($130.53)
    Regular Highways: $567,000 ($87.69)
    Solid Waste Management: $271,000 ($41.91)
    Central Staff Services: $264,000 ($40.83)
    Libraries: $258,000 ($39.90)
    Financial Administration: $229,000 ($35.42)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $218,000 ($33.71)
    Local Fire Protection: $110,000 ($17.01)
    Parks and Recreation: $84,000 ($12.99)
    General Public Buildings: $72,000 ($11.14)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $40,000 ($6.19)
    Health - Other: $33,000 ($5.10)
    Public Welfare - Other: $6,000 ($0.93)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $227,000 ($35.11)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Parks and Recreation: $18,000 ($2.78)
    Local Fire Protection: $16,000 ($2.47)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,449,000 ($378.75)

Washington government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $1,967,000 ($304.21)
    All Other: $33,000 ($5.10)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $162,000 ($25.05)
    Interest Earnings: $98,000 ($15.16)
    General Revenue, NEC: $11,000 ($1.70)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $896,000 ($138.57)
    All Other: $113,000 ($17.48)
  • Tax - Property: $3,738,000 ($578.10)
    Other License: $26,000 ($4.02)
    Public Utilities Sales: $22,000 ($3.40)
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $6,000 ($0.93)

Washington government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $13,932,000 ($2154.66)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $12,895,000 ($1994.28)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,037,000 ($160.38)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - End of Fiscal Year: $9,002,000 ($1392.21)
    Beginning: $5,062,000 ($782.86)

Washington government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,036,000 ($314.88)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $5,096,000 ($788.12)

5.21% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($48,917 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.21%
New Jersey average:

5.08%

0.07% of residents moved from foreign countries ($581 average AGI)
Warren County:

0.07%
New Jersey average:

0.06%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Morris County, NJ  0.85% ($54,654 average AGI)
from Hunterdon County, NJ  0.60% ($48,280)
from Northampton County, PA  0.52% ($38,335)


5.94% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($52,899 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.94%
New Jersey average:

5.65%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($379 average AGI)
Warren County:

0.04%
New Jersey average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Northampton County, PA  0.76% ($38,952 average AGI)
to Morris County, NJ  0.65% ($82,735)
to Hunterdon County, NJ  0.46% ($60,905)

Strongest AM radio stations in Washington:

  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WOR (710 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WABC (770 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WABC-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • WINS (1010 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WSNR (620 AM; 20 kW; JERSEY CITY, NJ)
  • WZZD (990 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WEPN (1050 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NEW YORK AM RADIO, LLC)
  • KYW (1060 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WBBR (1130 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BLOOMBERG COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WFAN (660 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WADO (1280 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WADO-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • WRNJ (1510 AM; 2 kW; HACKETTSTOWN, NJ; Owner: WRNJ RADIO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Washington:

  • W245AC (96.9 FM; HARMONY TOWNSHIP, NJ; Owner: MERCER COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • W224AS (92.7 FM; WASHINGTON, NJ; Owner: WRNJ RADIO, INC.)
  • W289AA (105.7 FM; LEBANON TOWNSHIP, NJ; Owner: MERCER COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • W284AF (104.7 FM; HACKETTSTOWN, NJ; Owner: WRNJ RADIO, INC.)
  • WWPJ (89.5 FM; PEN ARGYL, PA; Owner: MERCER COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WSBG (93.5 FM; STROUDSBURG, PA; Owner: NASSAU BROADCASTING II, L.L.C.)
  • WWYY (107.1 FM; BELVIDERE, NJ; Owner: NASSAU BROADCASTING HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WHCY (106.3 FM; BLAIRSTOWN, NJ; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WODE-FM (99.9 FM; EASTON, PA; Owner: NASSAU BROADCASTING II, LLC)
  • WLEV (100.7 FM; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WNNJ-FM (103.7 FM; NEWTON, NJ; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCVH (90.5 FM; FLEMINGTON, NJ; Owner: HUNTERDON CENTRAL H. S. BD. OF EDUC.)
  • WZZO (95.1 FM; BETHLEHEM, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WAWZ (99.1 FM; ZAREPHATH, NJ; Owner: PILLAR OF FIRE)
  • WRKS (98.7 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORP OF NEW YORK)
  • WDIY (88.1 FM; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: LEHIGH VALLEY COMMUNITY BR/CST ASSOC)
  • WKRF (107.9 FM; TOBYHANNA, PA; Owner: ENTERCOM WILKES-BARRE SCRANTON, LLC)
  • WRTY (91.1 FM; JACKSON TOWNSHIP, PA; Owner: TEMPLE UNIV COMMONWEALTH SYS HGR ED.)
  • W290AC (105.9 FM; PALMERTON, PA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WJCS (89.3 FM; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: BEACON BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

TV broadcast stations around Washington:

  • W55BS (Channel 55; BELVIDERE, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WNYW (Channel 5; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WCBS-TV (Channel 2; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WABC-TV (Channel 7; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: AMERICAN BROADCASTING COMPANIES, INC)
  • WPIX (Channel 11; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WPIX, INC.)
  • WWOR-TV (Channel 9; SECAUCUS, NJ; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WPXO-LP (Channel 34; EAST ORANGE, NJ; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LPTV, INC.)
  • WMBC-TV (Channel 63; NEWTON, NJ; Owner: MOUNTAIN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WPXN-TV (Channel 31; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • W49BE (Channel 49; HACKETTSTOWN, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC B/CING. AUTHORITY)
  • WNBC (Channel 4; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NATIONAL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WNET (Channel 13; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WXTV (Channel 41; PATERSON, NJ; Owner: WXTV LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • WNJU (Channel 47; LINDEN, NJ; Owner: WNJU LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WFMZ-TV (Channel 69; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: MARANATHA BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WNJT (Channel 52; TRENTON, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WFUT (Channel 68; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: UNIVISION NEW YORK LLC)
  • W23AZ (Channel 23; HACKETTSTOWN, NJ; Owner: CENTENARY COLLEGE)
  • WLVT-TV (Channel 39; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: LEHIGH VALLEY PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WBPH-TV (Channel 60; BETHLEHEM, PA; Owner: SONSHINE FAMILY TELEVISION CORPORATION)
  • W54CZ (Channel 54; MORRISTOWN, NJ; Owner: WLNY-TV, INC.)
  • WNJB (Channel 58; NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WNJB2 (Channel 58; BLAIRSTOWN, NJ; Owner: NJ PUBLIC BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
Washington fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Washington fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 4m13ftTotal length
  • $114,000Total costs
  • 29,995Total average daily traffic
  • 1,144Total average daily truck traffic
  • 38,586Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED30$196,50013$198,92389$179,2813$35,0002$1,837,5003$100,667
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED3$147,0000$011$189,0910$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED3$166,0007$145,28664$207,0947$90,4290$06$153,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN6$216,00011$186,81832$209,9380$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$08$222,3750$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0320.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED4$253,0001$215,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$02$301,500
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$02$248,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0320.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Drinking water stations with addresses in Washington and their reported violations in the past:

WORLD APOSTOLATE OF FATI (Population served: 205, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-28-2012), St Formal NOV issued (JUN-28-2012), St Compliance achieved (JUL-13-2012)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - Between OCT-2005 and DEC-2005, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (APR-20-2006)
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
THE HOLY HOUSE CONVENT (Population served: 30, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-12-2013), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-12-2013), St Compliance achieved (AUG-21-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-05-2013), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-05-2013), St Compliance achieved (AUG-21-2013), St Public Notif received (MAR-05-2014)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In AUG-2013, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUL-26-2013), St Public Notif requested (AUG-13-2013), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-13-2013)
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation
WOODYS COUNTRY KITCHEN (Serves PA, Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2013 and SEP-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-28-2013), St Public Notif requested (OCT-28-2013), St Public Notif received (OCT-28-2013), St Compliance achieved (OCT-28-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In APR-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-08-2013), St Public Notif received (JUL-08-2013), St Compliance achieved (JUL-08-2013), St Tech Assistance Visit (JUL-08-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JAN-2013 and MAR-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-13-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-13-2013), St Compliance achieved (OCT-28-2013)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - Between MAY-05-2013 and JUN-05-2013, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-08-2013), St Public Notif requested (JUL-08-2013), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-11-2013), St Compliance achieved (NOV-22-2013)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In APR-2013, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-22-2013), St Compliance achieved (NOV-22-2013)
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - Between MAR-26-2013 and APR-26-2013, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-14-2013), St Public Notif received (MAY-14-2013), St Compliance achieved (MAY-14-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-14-2013)
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - Between OCT-02-2011 and NOV-02-2011, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-28-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-28-2011), St Compliance achieved (NOV-16-2011), St Public Notif received (JUL-17-2012)
  • 4 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation

Drinking water stations with addresses in Washington that have no violations reported:

  • AWM COUNTRY OAKS (Population served: 475, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 55
  • Hazardous Condition: 52
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Washington

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Washington, NJ

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (46%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (30%)
  • Electricity (22%)
  • No fuel used (1%)
  • Wood (1%)
Businesses in Washington, NJ
NameCountNameCount
A&P1Ford1
Ace Hardware1GNC1
Advance Auto Parts1H&R Block1
Burger King1Lane Furniture1
DHL1Penske1
Dairy Queen1Rite Aid1
Domino's Pizza1Subway1
Dunkin Donuts1U-Haul1
FedEx2UPS2

Washington compared to New Jersey state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.
  • House age above state average.

Washington on our top lists:

  • #17 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest number of auto thefts per 100,000 residents (population 5,000+)"
  • #31 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Ghana (population 500+)"
  • #32 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest city-data.com crime index decrease from 2011 to 2012 (population 5,000+)"
  • #45 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest number of burglaries per 100,000 residents (population 5,000+)"
  • #72 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest city-data.com crime index decrease from 2002 to 2012 (population 5,000+)"
  • #74 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Costa Rica (population 500+)"
  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Ozone (1-hour) air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #18 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest decrease in the number of births per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop 50,000+)"
  • #32 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that smoked 100+ cigarettes in their lives"
  • #43 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest surface withdrawal of fresh water for public supply (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #54 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of births per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
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