Washington, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2013: 13,725 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: -10.1%
 
Males: 6,990  (50.9%)
Females: 6,735  (49.1%)
Median resident age:  38.2 years
Pennsylvania median age:  40.1 years

Zip codes: 15301.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $34,079 (it was $25,764 in 2000)
Washington:

$34,079
PA:

$51,230
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $20,941 (it was $14,818 in 2000)

Washington city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $97,943 (it was $64,100 in 2000)
Washington:

$97,943
PA:

$163,800
Mean prices in 2009: All housing units: $99,861; Detached houses: $99,089; Townhouses or other attached units: $146,904; In 2-unit structures: $79,075; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $137,349; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $161,236; Mobile homes: $42,996; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $78,826

Median gross rent in 2012: $587.

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  • White alone - 10,598 (77.2%)
  • Black alone - 2,423 (17.7%)
  • Two or more races - 551 (4.0%)
  • Hispanic - 131 (1.0%)
  • Other race alone - 8 (0.06%)
  • American Indian alone - 5 (0.04%)
  • Asian alone - 4 (0.03%)

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

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Washington: 92.0 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (18.2%), Irish (15.4%), Italian (12.1%), Polish (7.0%), English (6.0%), Scotch-Irish (3.5%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1924

Elevation: 1100 feet

Land area: 2.94 square miles.

Population density: 4,674 people per square mile   (average).

Washington,PA real estate house value index trend

Washington, Pennsylvania map

For population 25 years and over in Washington:

  • High school or higher: 84.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 15.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.3%
  • Unemployed: 7.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Washington city:

  • Never married: 41.9%
  • Now married: 31.6%
  • Separated: 3.8%
  • Widowed: 6.4%
  • Divorced: 16.3%

131 residents are foreign born

This city:  1.0%
Pennsylvania:  6.0%



According to our research of Pennsylvania and other state lists there were 42 registered sex offenders living in Washington, Pennsylvania as of March 06, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Washington to the number of sex offenders is 323 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,480 (1.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $1,256 (1.4%)

Washington satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pittsburgh, PA (23.4 miles , pop. 334,563).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (270.4 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: East Washington borough, PA (0.9 miles ), Wolfdale, PA (1.6 miles ), Meadowlands, PA (1.8 miles ), McGovern, PA (2.1 miles ), Green Hills, PA (2.2 miles) , Houston borough, PA (2.4 miles ), Eighty Four, PA (2.5 miles ), Wylandville, PA (2.5 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 4 buildings, average cost: $95,000
  • 1998: 3 buildings, average cost: $51,700
  • 1999: 1 building, cost: $40,000
  • 2000: 5 buildings, average cost: $93,400
  • 2001: 4 buildings, average cost: $59,300
  • 2002: 3 buildings, average cost: $60,000
  • 2003: 5 buildings, average cost: $32,000
  • 2004: 7 buildings, average cost: $52,700
  • 2005: 5 buildings, average cost: $118,100
  • 2007: 12 buildings, average cost: $101,100
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $112,500
  • 2010: 3 buildings, average cost: $114,100
  • 2011: 4 buildings, average cost: $133,400
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $130,200

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 40.17 N, Longitude: 80.25 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +9,391 (+68.2%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 2,459 (41.2%)

Area codes: 724, 412

Washington household income distribution Washington home values distribution

Property values in Washington, PA

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 14,745 (31 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.26
Pennsylvania average:

2.62

Washington tourist attractions:

Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.6%
Pennsylvania:

5.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -655 (-4.1%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (16%)
  • Accommodation and food services (14%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Health care and social assistance (10%)
  • Construction (8%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (37%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Accommodation and food services (12%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (6%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (6%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (4%)
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (3%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Cashiers (6%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (5%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (5%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (4%)

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

Average climate in Washington, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Washington-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Pennsylvania state average. It is 30% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/3/1963, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 22.0 miles away from the Washington city center killed 2 people and injured 70 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 6/3/1980, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 42.8 miles away from the city center injured 140 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Washington-area historical earthquake activity is near Pennsylvania state average. It is 85% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 91.3 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 109.6 miles away from Washington center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK) earthquake occurred 240.3 miles away from the city center
On 1/26/2001 at 03:03:20, a magnitude 4.4 (3.9 MB, 4.4 LG, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 125.6 miles away from the city center
On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 222.7 miles away from Washington center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 218.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Washington County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Snowstorms: 2, Tropical Depressions: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Washington topographic map

Birthplace of: Jerry Sandusky - Retired football player and coach, Rebecca Harding Davis - Journalist, George Parros - Ice hockey player, Absalom Baird - Union Army general and Medal of Honor recipient, Jesse J. White - Politician, William McEntyre Dye - General, Joseph Vance - General, Dan Mozes - College football player, Paul Jacobs (organist) - Organist, Samuel W. Bryant - Navy admiral.

Medal of Honor Recipients

Medal of Honor Recipients born in Washington: Absalom Baird, Hugh P. Boon, James W. Huff.

Hospitals in Washington:

  • ADVANCED SURGICAL HOSPITAL (Proprietary, provides emergency services, 100 TRICH DRIVE)
  • HOSPICE CARE OF THE WASHINGTON (10 LEET STREET)
  • WASHINGTON GREENE ALTER RES SR (1305 PARK AVE)
  • WASHINGTON HOSPITAL, THE (Government - Local, 155 WILSON AVENUE)

Dialysis Facilities in Washington:

  • DAVITA - OAK SPRINGS DIALYSIS (764 LOCUST AVENUE)
  • DCI OF WASHINGTON (280 NORTH AVENUE)
  • LIBERTY DIALYSIS - WASHINGTON (90 WEST CHESTNUT STREET)

Home Health Centers in Washington:

  • AMEDISYS HOME HEALTH (275 MEADOWLANDS BOULEVARD)
  • TCM HOME HEALTH LP (1046 JEFFERSON AVENUE)
  • WASHINGTON HOSPITAL HH SERVICE (275 MEADOWLANDS BOULEVARD)

Nursing Homes in Washington:

  • HUMBERT LANE NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTRE (90 HUMBERT LANE)
  • KADE HEALTH AND REHABILITATION CENTER (1198 W. WYLIE AVENUE)
  • PRESBYTERIAN MED CTR WASHINGTON PA (835 S MAIN ST)
  • SOUTHMONT OF PRESBYTERIAN SENIORCARE (835 SOUTH MAIN STREET)
  • WASHINGTON CO HME FOR AGED WOMEN (2001 MAIN ST)
  • WASHINGTON COUNTY HEALTH CENTE (36 OLD HICKORY RIDGE RD)
  • WASHINGTON HOSP TRANSITIONAL C (155 WILSON AVENUE)

Airports and heliports located in Washington:

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Colleges/Universities in Washington:

  • Washington & Jefferson College (Full-time enrollment: 1,607; Location: 60 S Lincoln St; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.washjeff.edu)
  • Penn Commercial Business/Technical School (FT enrollment: 462; Location: 242 Oak Spring Road; Private, for-profit; Website: www.penncommercial.edu)
  • Washington Hospital School of Nursing (FT enrollment: 156; Location: 155 Wilson Ave; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.washingtonhospital.org)
  • Washington Hospital School of Radiography (FT enrollment: 22; Location: 155 Wilson Ave; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.washingtonhospital.org)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Washington:

  • Pittsburgh Technical Institute (about 18 miles; Oakdale, PA; Full-time enrollment: 2,805)
  • West Liberty University (about 19 miles; West Liberty, WV; FT enrollment: 2,728)
  • Waynesburg University (about 20 miles; Waynesburg, PA; FT enrollment: 2,080)
  • California University of Pennsylvania (about 21 miles; California, PA; FT enrollment: 7,773)
  • Point Park University (about 23 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; FT enrollment: 3,525)
  • Community College of Allegheny County (about 23 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; FT enrollment: 13,486)
  • Duquesne University (about 23 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; FT enrollment: 8,211)

Public high schools in Washington:

Private high school in Washington:

  • HOLY FAMILY LEARNING-WASHINGTON (Students: 103; Location: 1530 HILLCREST; Grades: 1 - 12)

Private elementary/middle schools in Washington:

  • JOHN F KENNEDY CATHOLIC SCHOOL (Students: 363; Location: 111 W SPRUCE ST; Grades: PK - 8)
  • FAITH CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 135; Location: 524 E BEAU ST; Grades: PK - 10)
  • SMART KIDS CHILD CARE (Students: 57; Location: 161 W BEAU ST; Grades: PK - KG)
  • MAGIC YEARS CHILDCARE & LEARNING CENTER (Students: 20; Location: 63 WILSON AVE 67; Grades: KG - KG)
See full list of schools located in Washington

Library in Washington:

  • CITIZENS LIBRARY (Operating income: $1,160,388; Location: 55 SOUTH COLLEGE ST; 137,195 books; 4,862 audio materials; 3,235 video materials; 4 local licensed databases; 82 state licensed databases; 5 other licensed databases; 216 print serial subscriptions; 4 electronic serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • The YWCA does not exist any longer.
  • Add - First Baptist Church to listing. 101 S. College St. Washington PA

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Notable locations in Washington: Jefferson Court Center (A), Brownson House (B), President's Row (C), Washington County Courthouse and Jail (D), Lemoyne House (E), David Bradford House (F), Abraham Lincoln Hall (G), Beau lll Hall (H), Bica-Ross Hall (I), Dieter - Porter Life Sciences Building (J), Doctor Jesse Lazear Chemistry Building (K), Grover Cleveland Hall (L), Henry Memorial Center/Natatorium (M), Honorable Elder W Marshall Hall (N), Howard J Burnett Center (O), James Buchanan Hall (P), James Ross Mellon Hall (Q), John Adams Hall (R), John McMillan Hall (S), Mcllvaine (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Washington include: Grace Avenue Church (A), Saint Hilary Church (B), Saint Pauls Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Washington include: Washington Park (1), Janet L Swanson Tennis Courts (2), Cameron Stadium (3), Bull Thistle (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Duncan & Miller Glass Museum (525 Jefferson Avenue), Bradford House (Museums; 175 South Main Street), Washington County Tourism Promotions (301 S Main St), Air Charter Service Inc (Tours & Charters; 600 Airport Road).

Hotels: Comfort Inn-Meadow Lands (237 Meadowlands Boulevard), Comfort Lounge (1187 Jefferson Avenue), Comfort Inn Meadowlands (237 Meadowlands Blvd), Econo Lodge Washington (1385 West Chestnut Street), Hampton Inn Washington (119 Murtland Avenue), Holiday Inn (340 Racetrack Road).

Washington County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 107. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

107
U.S.:

74

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.440. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 18.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.440
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 8.36. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 0.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.36
U.S.:

6.58

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 5.77. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 0.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.77
U.S.:

1.93

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 29.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

29.4
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 17.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.0
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 10.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.4
U.S.:

9.1

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 0.00566. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00566
U.S.:

0.01468

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

LONE PINE COMMUNITY CENTER (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between OCT-2011 and DEC-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-01-2012), St Compliance achieved (FEB-01-2012)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - Between OCT-09-2011 and NOV-09-2011, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-23-2011), St Compliance achieved (DEC-23-2011)
  • 7 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation
RED FOX LODGE (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-20-2007), St Public Notif received (AUG-20-2007), St Compliance achieved (AUG-20-2007), St Site Visit (enforcement) (AUG-20-2007)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 27.3%
(23.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 39.0% for Black residents, 12.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 41.9% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.1 people
Pennsylvania:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  51.8%
Whole state:  65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  9.5%
Whole state:  6.6%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households

People in group quarters in Washington in 2010:

  • 799 people in college/university student housing
  • 355 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 118 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 94 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 67 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 42 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 18 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 4 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)

People in group quarters in Washington in 2000:

  • 869 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 231 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 225 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 107 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 50 people in other group homes
  • 15 people in nursing homes
  • 8 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 8 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 8 people in religious group quarters

Washington, Pennsylvania environmental map by EPA

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Washington compared to Pennsylvania state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • House age above state average.

Banks with most branches in Washington (2011 data):

  • Washington Financial Bank: Murtland Avenue Branch, Tylerdale Branch, Franklin Mall Branch, at 77 South Main Street. Info updated 2010/01/04: Bank assets: $844.7 mil, Deposits: $736.8 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 8 total offices
  • PNC Bank, National Association: Trinity Point Branch, Washington-West Branch, Washington North Branch. 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
  • Community Bank: Washington Branch at 90 West Chestnut Street, branch established on 1974/03/01; Washington Mall Office Branch at 301 Oak Spring Road, Washington Mall, branch established on 2000/03/20. Info updated 2009/11/19: Bank assets: $533.5 mil, Deposits: $450.9 mil, headquarters in Carmichaels, PA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 11 total offices, Holding Company: Cb Financial Services, Inc.
  • Northwest Savings Bank: 1265 West Chestnut Street Branch at 1265 West Chestnut Street, branch established on 1924/01/01; Wal-Mart Superstore Branch at 30 Trinity Point Drive, branch established on 2000/02/24. Info updated 2009/11/23: Bank assets: $7,975.9 mil, Deposits: $5,985.6 mil, headquarters in Warren, PA, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 172 total offices
  • Wesbanco Bank, Inc.: Washington Branch at 6 South Main Street, Washington Trust Building, branch established on 2000/06/05; Trinity Point Branch at 1003 Trinity Circle, branch established on 2004/08/02. Info updated 2009/04/02: Bank assets: $5,520.2 mil, Deposits: $4,394.5 mil, headquarters in Wheeling, WV, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 115 total offices, Holding Company: Wesbanco, Inc.
  • Citizens Bank of Pennsylvania: Washington Mall Giant Eagle Branch at 331 Washington Road, branch established on 1991/04/04; Washington Branch at 40 South Main Street, branch established on 1948/11/22. Info updated 2010/09/24: Bank assets: $32,316.9 mil, Deposits: $25,297.1 mil, headquarters in Philadelphia, PA, positive income, 396 total offices, Holding Company: Uk Financial Investments Limited
  • First Niagara Bank, National Association: West Beau Street Branch at 200 West Beau Street, branch established on 1901/06/27. Info updated 2011/06/09: Bank assets: $32,750.6 mil, Deposits: $19,595.4 mil, headquarters in Buffalo, NY, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 351 total offices, Holding Company: First Niagara Financial Group, Inc.
  • Charleroi Federal Savings Bank: Washington Branch at 730 East Beau Street, branch established on 2008/04/28. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $568.7 mil, Deposits: $499.0 mil, headquarters in Charleroi, PA, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 9 total offices
  • The Huntington National Bank: South Strabane Branch at 590 Washington Road, branch established on 1963/09/16. Info updated 2012/04/02: Bank assets: $54,183.4 mil, Deposits: $44,300.3 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 878 total offices, Holding Company: Huntington Bancshares Incorporated
  • 5 other banks with 5 local branches

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Washington, Pennsylvania:

  • Interstate Hotel, 1396 W Chestnut St, Washington, PA 15301 , Phone: (724) 225-9900
  • Red Roof Inn, 1399 W Chestnut St, Washington, PA 15301 , Phone: (724) 228-5750, Fax: (724) 228-5865
  • Ramada Inn, 1170 W Chestnut St, Washington, PA 15301 , Phone: (724) 225-9750, Fax: (724) 223-2912
  • Motel 6, 1283 Motel 6 Dr, Washington, PA 15301 , Phone: (724) 223-8040, Fax: (724) 228-6445
  • Comfort Inn Meadowlands, 237 Meadowlands Blvd, Washington, PA 15301 , Phone: (724) 746-9700, Fax: (724) 746-9706
  • Holiday Inn Meadow Lands, 340 Race Track Rd, Washington, PA 15301 , Phone: (724) 222-6200, Fax: (724) 228-0709
  • Washington Hampton Inn, 119 Murtland Ave, Washington, PA 15301 , Phone: (724) 228-4100, Fax: (724) 228-0309
  • Comfort Suites, 2110 N Franklin Dr, Washington, PA 15301 , Phone: (724) 884-0299, Fax: (724) 884-0275
  • 7 other hotels and motels
All 15 fire-safe hotels and motels in Washington, Pennsylvania

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (73%)
  • Electricity (24%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
  • Other fuel (1%)

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Religion statistics for Washington city (based on Washington County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 60.14%
Here: 60.1%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchPresbyterian Church (USA)United Methodist ChurchEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaChristian Church (Disciples of Christ)
Adherents58.4%12.1%11.1%2.7%2.7%
Congregations12.2%23.6%21.7%3.9%3.5%
NameAmerican Baptist Churches in the USASouthern Baptist ConventionAssemblies of GodEpiscopal ChurchOther
Adherents2.2%1.5%1.1%1.0%7.1%
Congregations5.1%2.8%1.6%2.4%23.2%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 34
Washington County:

1.66 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
This county:

0.10 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 16
Washington County:

0.78 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 58
Washington County:

2.82 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 119
Here:

5.79 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.12 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

10.1%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Washington County:

30.9%
Pennsylvania:

27.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

12.3%
State:

11.5%
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 8$26,207$39,3113$9,700
Other Government Administration 5$27,749$66,5989$19,943
Police Protection - Officers 35$231,654$79,4240$0
Police - Other 3$14,146$56,5840$0
Firefighters 27$180,882$80,3920$0
Streets and Highways 15$77,084$61,6671$4,502
Parks and Recreation 2$9,388$56,3280$0
Other and Unallocable 6$17,049$34,0984$14,964
Totals for Government 101$584,159$69,40517$49,109

4.19% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($55,454 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.19%
Pennsylvania average:

4.35%

0.02% of residents moved from foreign countries ($161 average AGI)
Washington County:

0.02%
Pennsylvania average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Allegheny County, PA  1.51% ($57,144 average AGI)
from Westmoreland County, PA  0.31% ($35,314)
from Fayette County, PA  0.23% ($33,149)


4.08% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($51,701 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.08%
Pennsylvania average:

4.54%

0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($141 average AGI)
Washington County:

0.03%
Pennsylvania average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Allegheny County, PA  1.46% ($56,179 average AGI)
to Westmoreland County, PA  0.29% ($36,992)
to Fayette County, PA  0.20% ($38,151)

Strongest AM radio stations in Washington:

  • WJPA (1450 AM; 1 kW; WASHINGTON, PA; Owner: WASHINGTON BROACASTING COMPANY)
  • WWCS (540 AM; 5 kW; CANONSBURG, PA; Owner: BIRACH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WKZV (1110 AM; daytime; 1 kW; WASHINGTON, PA; Owner: MY-KEY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KDKA (1020 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WWVA (1170 AM; 53 kW; WHEELING, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WASP (1130 AM; daytime; 5 kW; BROWNSVILLE, PA; Owner: KEYMARKET LICENSES, LLC)
  • WPIT (730 AM; 5 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WKHB (620 AM; 6 kW; IRWIN, PA; Owner: BROADCAST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WEAE (1250 AM; 5 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WJAS (1320 AM; 6 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • WZUM (1590 AM; 4 kW; CARNEGIE, PA; Owner: HORVATH BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WBGG (970 AM; 5 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WPTT (1360 AM; 5 kW; MCKEESPORT, PA; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF NEVADA)

Strongest FM radio stations in Washington:

  • WJPA-FM (95.3 FM; WASHINGTON, PA; Owner: WASHINGTON BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WNJR (91.7 FM; WASHINGTON, PA; Owner: WASHINGTON AND JEFFERSON COLLEGE)
  • WOGH (103.5 FM; BURGETTSTOWN, PA; Owner: KEYMARKET LICENSES, LLC)
  • WSHH (99.7 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: RENDA B/CING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • WLTJ (92.9 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WPNT, INC.)
  • WVNP (89.9 FM; WHEELING, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WWSW-FM (94.5 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WDSY-FM (107.9 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WDVE (102.5 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WJJJ (104.7 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WOVK (98.7 FM; WHEELING, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WEGW (107.5 FM; WHEELING, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WANB-FM (103.1 FM; WAYNESBURG, PA; Owner: BROADCAST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WVPM (90.9 FM; MORGANTOWN, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WVBC (88.1 FM; BETHANY, WV; Owner: BETHANY COLLEGE)
  • WOGG (94.9 FM; OLIVER, PA; Owner: KEYMARKET LICENSES, LLC)
  • WQED-FM (89.3 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WQED MULTIMEDIA)
  • WBZZ (93.7 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WKST-FM (96.1 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WZPT (100.7 FM; NEW KENSINGTON, PA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Washington:

  • W20AN (Channel 20; WASHINGTON, PA; Owner: TURNPIKE TELEVISION)
  • WTOV-TV (Channel 9; STEUBENVILLE, OH; Owner: WTOV-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WPXI (Channel 11; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WPXI-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WTAE-TV (Channel 4; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WTAE HEARST-ARGYLE TV, INC. (CA CORP.))
  • WBGN-LP (Channel 59; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: BRUNO GOODWORTH NETWORK, INC.)
  • WPTG-LP (Channel 69; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: ABACUS TELEVISION)
  • W65CG (Channel 65; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WQEX (Channel 16; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WQED MULTIMEDIA)
  • KDKA-TV (Channel 2; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WTRF-TV (Channel 7; WHEELING, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA MEDIA HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • W25CI (Channel 25; STEUBENVILLE, OH; Owner: ABACUS TELEVISION)
  • W57BH (Channel 57; WEIRTON, WV; Owner: TURNPIKE TELEVISION)
  • WPGH-TV (Channel 53; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WPGH LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WPCB-TV (Channel 40; GREENSBURG, PA; Owner: CORNERSTONE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WQED (Channel 13; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WQED MULTIMEDIA)
  • WBPA-LP (Channel 29; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: VENTURE TECHNOLOGIES GROUP, LLC)
  • W61CC (Channel 61; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: THE VIDEOHOUSE, INC.)
  • WCWB (Channel 22; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WCWB LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WIIC-LP (Channel 29; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: ABACUS TELEVISION)
  • W63AU (Channel 63; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: THE BON-TELE NETWORK, INC.)
  • W26AV (Channel 26; CHARLEROI, PA; Owner: DEBRA GOODWORTH)
  • WBYD-CA (Channel 35; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: BENJAMIN PEREZ)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Washington fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 26
Total length: 249 meters (817ft)
Total costs: $13,000
Total average daily traffic: 144,455
Total average daily truck traffic: 10,307

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 1910-1919: 1
  • 1920-1929: 1
  • 1930-1939: 1
  • 1940-1949: 3
  • 1950-1959: 0
  • 1960-1969: 9
  • 1970-1979: 0
  • 1980-1989: 0
  • 1990-1999: 10
  • 2000-2009: 1
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Washington, PA
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 129 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Washington)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Washington, PA)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 46 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 22 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 152 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Washington)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 7 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Washington)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 46 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 6 full tracts)
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)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED40$95,80046$82,21780$91,37523$21,2610$021$54,1430$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$05$51,4005$64,0001$8,0000$01$14,0002$72,500
APPLICATIONS DENIED7$59,85712$47,41769$81,79721$19,0482$50,5006$61,0004$26,500
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN4$64,0006$176,16747$107,6811$90,0000$04$62,2500$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$42,0000$09$67,4440$00$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 7041.00 , 7542.00, 7543.00, 7544.00, 7545.00, 7546.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 5 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED5$96,2004$100,500
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED4$163,7502$93,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$97,0001$133,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 7041.00 , 7542.00, 7543.00, 7544.00, 7545.00, 7546.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 41
  • Hazardous Condition: 76
  • Service Call: 1
  • Good Intent Call: 4

Incident types - Washington

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Washington, PA
Businesses in Washington, PA
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven1Lane Bryant1
AT&T2Lane Furniture1
Advance Auto Parts2LensCrafters1
Aeropostale2Levi Strauss & Co.1
American Eagle Outfitters1Little Caesars Pizza1
Ann Taylor1Long John Silver's2
Applebee's1Lowe's1
Arby's1Macy's1
Audi1Marriott1
AutoZone1MasterBrand Cabinets6
Banana Republic1Mazda1
Bath & Body Works2McDonald's5
Bed Bath & Beyond1Motel 61
Brooks Brothers1Motherhood Maternity1
Burger King2Nike8
CVS1Nissan1
Cambria1OfficeMax1
Carson Pirie Scott1Old Navy1
Casual Male XL1Outback1
Chevrolet1Outback Steakhouse1
Chico's1Pac Sun1
Circle K2Panera Bread1
Clarks1Papa John's Pizza1
Comfort Inn1Payless2
Comfort Suites1Penske1
Cracker Barrel1PetSmart1
Cricket Wireless2Pier 1 Imports1
Curves1Pizza Hut2
Dairy Queen1Quiznos1
Days Inn1RadioShack1
Decora Cabinetry2Ramada1
Dennys1Red Lobster1
Domino's Pizza1Red Robin1
DressBarn2Red Roof Inn1
Dressbarn2Rite Aid2
Eddie Bauer1Rue211
Famous Footwear1SAS Shoes1
Fashion Bug1Sam's Club1
FedEx11Sears2
Finish Line1Skechers USA1
Firestone Complete Auto Care1Spencer Gifts1
Foot Locker1Sprint Nextel1
GNC2Staples1
GameStop2Starbucks1
Gap1Subaru1
Goodwill3Subway5
Gymboree1T-Mobile3
H&R Block4T.G.I. Driday's1
Hilton1Taco Bell1
Holiday Inn2Talbots1
Home Depot1Target1
Honda1Toyota1
Hot Topic1Toys"R"Us1
Hyundai1U-Haul3
IZOD1UPS10
J.Crew1Vans1
JCPenney2Verizon Wireless2
Jones New York3Victoria's Secret1
Journeys1Waffle House2
Justice1Walgreens1
KFC1Walmart1
Kincaid1Wendy's2
Kohl's1
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