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Population in 2014: 23,360 (91% urban, 9% rural). Population change since 2000: +185.4%
Males: 12,118  (51.9%)
Females: 11,242  (48.1%)
Median resident age:  32.3 years
Utah median age:  30.2 years

Zip codes: 84790.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $49,968 (it was $35,341 in 2000)
Washington:

$49,968
UT:

$59,770

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $22,337 (it was $14,032 in 2000)

Washington city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $209,194 (it was $110,500 in 2000)
Washington:

$209,194
UT:

$211,400

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $242,169; Detached houses: $260,066; Townhouses or other attached units: $136,480; In 2-unit structures: $202,596; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $118,295; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $149,409; Mobile homes: $56,853; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $4,772

Median gross rent in 2013: $1,132.

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  • Races in Washington, UT (2013)

    Washington races chart
    • 17,21182.8%White alone
    • 2,15210.3%Hispanic
    • 8544.1%Two or more races
    • 4162.0%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 890.4%Black alone
    • 810.4%Asian alone
    • 610.3%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Washington: 89.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (25.7%), German (9.9%), Irish (7.5%), Scottish (4.3%), United States (4.1%), Danish (3.9%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Elevation: 2800 feet

Land area: 31.5 square miles.

Population density: 741 people per square mile   (low).

Washington,UT real estate house value index trend

Washington, Utah map

For population 25 years and over in Washington:

  • High school or higher: 94.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 25.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.0%
  • Unemployed: 4.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Washington city:

  • Never married: 19.3%
  • Now married: 64.1%
  • Separated: 3.6%
  • Widowed: 6.7%
  • Divorced: 6.2%

1,311 residents are foreign born (2.4% Latin America, 1.9% Oceania, 1.0% North America).

This city:

6.1%
Utah:

8.2%



According to our research of Utah and other state lists there were 28 registered sex offenders living in Washington, Utah as of December 11, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Washington to the number of sex offenders is 746 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,417 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,344 (0.7%)

Washington satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Sunrise Manor, NV (108.3 miles , pop. 156,120).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Las Vegas, NV (114.9 miles , pop. 478,434).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (261.1 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities: St. George, UT (2.1 miles ), Santa Clara, UT (2.9 miles ), Ivins, UT (3.2 miles ), Hurricane, UT (3.2 miles ), Leeds, UT (3.4 miles ), La Verkin, UT (3.8 miles ), Toquerville, UT (3.9 miles ), Dammeron Valley, UT (3.9 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 116 buildings, average cost: $83,500
  • 1998: 113 buildings, average cost: $90,600
  • 1999: 104 buildings, average cost: $102,100
  • 2000: 189 buildings, average cost: $99,100
  • 2001: 321 buildings, average cost: $92,700
  • 2002: 324 buildings, average cost: $110,500
  • 2003: 461 buildings, average cost: $105,100
  • 2004: 880 buildings, average cost: $102,400
  • 2006: 510 buildings, average cost: $216,600
  • 2007: 496 buildings, average cost: $215,300
  • 2008: 178 buildings, average cost: $169,900
  • 2009: 180 buildings, average cost: $148,800
  • 2010: 415 buildings, average cost: $213,500
  • 2011: 303 buildings, average cost: $219,300
  • 2012: 446 buildings, average cost: $210,000
  • 2013: 602 buildings, average cost: $217,100
  • 2014: 393 buildings, average cost: $252,500

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 37.12 N, Longitude: 113.50 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -6,154 (-28.8%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,036 (10.9%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 435

Washington household income distribution Washington home values distribution
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 27 (23 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.01
Utah average:

1.66

Washington tourist attractions:

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.7%
Utah:

3.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +3,985 (+94.9%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Manufacturing (12%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (23%)
  • Educational services (19%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (15%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (12%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (7%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (21%)
  • Sales and related occupations (14%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (14%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (12%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Washington, Utah

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Earthquake activity:

Washington-area historical earthquake activity is above Utah state average. It is 601% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/28/1992 at 11:57:34, a magnitude 7.6 (6.2 MB, 7.6 MS, 7.3 MW, Depth: 0.7 mi, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 264.9 miles away from the city center, causing 3 deaths (1 shaking deaths, 2 other deaths) and 400 injuries, causing $100,000,000 total damage and $40,000,000 insured losses
On 10/16/1999 at 09:46:44, a magnitude 7.4 (6.3 MB, 7.4 MS, 7.2 MW, 7.3 ML) earthquake occurred 243.9 miles away from Washington center
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 317.8 miles away from the city center
On 7/21/1952 at 11:52:14, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK) earthquake occurred 340.4 miles away from the city center, causing $50,000,000 total damage
On 12/21/1932 at 06:10:09, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 268.1 miles away from Washington center
On 5/19/1940 at 04:36:40, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 296.7 miles away from the city center, causing $33,000,000 total damage
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Washington County (8) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 3, Floods: 2, Drought: 1, Flash Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Washington topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Washington:

  • DIXIE HOME REHAB (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; ST GEORGE, UT)
  • ALLIANCE HOME HEALTH OF SOUTHERN UTAH (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; ST GEORGE, UT)
  • RED CLIFFS HEALTH AND REHAB (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; ST GEORGE, UT)
  • ALPHA HOME HEALTH CARE LLC - SOUTHERN UTAH (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; ST GEORGE, UT)
  • ROCKY MOUNTAIN HOSPICE - ST GEORGE (Hospital, about 3 miles away; ST GEORGE, UT)
  • KOLOB CARE AND REHABILITATION OF ST GEORGE (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; ST GEORGE, UT)
  • TRI-CORP HOME HEALTH CARE INC (Home Health Center, about 4 miles away; ST GEORGE, UT)

College/University in Washington:

  • Paul Mitchell the School-St George (Full-time enrollment: 186; Location: 568 W Telegraph Rd #4; Private, for-profit; Website: stgeorge.paulmitchell.edu/)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Washington:

  • Dixie State University (about 4 miles; Saint George, UT; Full-time enrollment: 6,485)
  • Southern Utah University (about 46 miles; Cedar City, UT; FT enrollment: 6,522)
  • Nevada State College (about 112 miles; Henderson, NV; FT enrollment: 2,346)
  • University of Nevada-Las Vegas (about 115 miles; Las Vegas, NV; FT enrollment: 21,153)
  • College of Southern Nevada (about 117 miles; Las Vegas, NV; FT enrollment: 18,996)
  • Mohave Community College (about 132 miles; Kingman, AZ; FT enrollment: 3,309)
  • Northern Arizona University (about 170 miles; Flagstaff, AZ; FT enrollment: 22,494)

Public elementary/middle schools in Washington:

  • RIVERSIDE SCHOOL (Students: 681, Location: 2500 S HARVEST LANE, Grades: KG-5)
  • HORIZON SCHOOL (Students: 635, Location: 1970 S ARABIAN WAY, Grades: KG-5)
  • CORAL CANYON SCHOOL (Students: 601, Location: 3435 CANYON CREST AVE, Grades: KG-5)
  • WASHINGTON SCHOOL (Students: 483, Location: 300 N 300 E, Grades: KG-5)
  • DIXIE MONTESSORI ACADEMY (Location: 1160 N. 645 W., Grades: KG-7, Charter school)
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Notable locations in Washington: Bastion Ranch (A), Washington City Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Washington: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemetery: Washington City Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Reservoirs: Stucki Debris Basin Reservoir (A), Gypsum Wash Debris Basin Reservoir (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creek: Mill Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Washington: Redlands RV Parks (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attractions: Washington City Museum (25 East Telegraph Street) (1), Southern Utah Air Museum (400 West Telegraph Street) (2). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Hotel: Red Cliffs Inn (912 West Red Cliffs Drive) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

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 2013 was 61.1. This is better than average.

City:

61.1
U.S.:

74.7

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 3.22. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 7.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.22
U.S.:

6.40

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 41.3. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 4.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

41.3
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 5.51. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 17.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.51
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 17.0%
(17.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 25.9% for Black residents, 27.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 90.3% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 57.8% for other race residents, 3.6% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  3.1 people
Utah:  3.1 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  81.2%
Whole state:  75.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  3.5%
Whole state:  4.6%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
12 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
346 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000
7 people in nursing homes in 2000

Washington, Utah environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Washington (2011 data):

  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Telegraph And 700 West Branch at 715 W Telegraph, branch established on 2010/12/10. Info updated 2011/11/10: Bank assets: $1,811,678.0 mil, Deposits: $1,190,738.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, International Specialization, 5577 total offices, Holding Company: Jpmorgan Chase & Co.
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Albertson's Washington Branch at 915 West Red Cliff Boulevard, branch established on 1997/07/30. 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
  • The Village Bank: Cottonmill Branch at 650 W. Telegraph Street, branch established on 2006/11/24. Info updated 2008/10/28: Bank assets: $175.1 mil, Deposits: $159.2 mil, headquarters in Saint George, UT, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: Village Bancorp
  • Zions First National Bank: Washington Branch at 865 West Telegraph Road, branch established on 1977/01/07. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $17,531.3 mil, Deposits: $14,905.3 mil, headquarters in Salt Lake City, UT, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 151 total offices, Holding Company: Zions Bancorporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.3
Utah average:

10.5

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

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

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Other94,366243
Catholic5,8451
Evangelical Protestant2,34525
Mainline Protestant1,2915
Black Protestant6582
None33,610-
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: 14
Washington County:

1.05 / 10,000 pop.
Utah:

1.37 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
This county:

0.22 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Washington County:

0.30 / 10,000 pop.
Utah:

0.41 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 40
Washington County:

3.00 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.82 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 73
Here:

5.47 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.09 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

7.4%
Utah:

6.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Washington County:

22.6%
Utah:

23.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

50.0%
Utah:

48.1%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

45.9%
State:

45.5%

Average BMI:
Washington:

28.7
Utah:

28.4

People feeling badly about themselves:
Washington:

20.4%
Utah:

21.5%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

12.2%
Utah:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
Utah:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

33.2%
Utah:

31.6%

General health condition:
This city:

55.4%
State:

56.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Washington:

76.0%
State:

79.7%

More about Health and Nutrition of Washington, UT 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 6$25,386$50,7721$1,432
Other Government Administration 5$26,568$63,7636$7,280
Judicial and Legal 1$3,875$46,5001$3,093
Police Protection - Officers 23$89,510$46,7010$0
Police - Other 2$6,797$40,7826$2,311
Firefighters 5$20,869$50,0862$1,063
Streets and Highways 0$0 9$2,708
Solid Waste Management 1$2,657$31,8840$0
Sewerage 2$6,226$37,3560$0
Parks and Recreation 22$79,981$43,626128$85,702
Water Supply 10$32,951$39,5410$0
Electric Power 9$46,552$62,0690$0
Other and Unallocable 16$62,944$47,2080$0
Totals for Government 102$404,316$47,567153$103,589

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

  • Construction - General - Other: $212,000 ($9.08)
  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $5,243,000 ($224.44)
    Sewerage: $2,456,000 ($105.14)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,908,000 ($81.68)
    Water Utilities: $1,889,000 ($80.86)
    Police Protection: $1,403,000 ($60.06)
    Financial Administration: $1,391,000 ($59.55)
    General - Other: $1,176,000 ($50.34)
    Regular Highways: $705,000 ($30.18)
    Local Fire Protection: $440,000 ($18.84)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $193,000 ($8.26)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $112,000 ($4.79)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities, NEC: $74,000 ($3.17)
    Central Staff Services: $51,000 ($2.18)
  • Electric Utilities - Interest on Debt: $324,000 ($13.87)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,197,000 ($51.24)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $72,000 ($3.08)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $4,147,000 ($177.53)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $258,000 ($11.04)

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

  • Charges - All Other: $6,609,000 ($282.92)
    Sewerage: $2,752,000 ($117.81)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,402,000 ($60.02)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $33,000 ($1.41)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $50,000 ($2.14)
  • Miscellaneous - Sale of Property: $12,234,000 ($523.72)
    General Revenue, NEC: $6,191,000 ($265.03)
    Interest Earnings: $1,806,000 ($77.31)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $5,987,000 ($256.29)
    Water Utilities: $2,654,000 ($113.61)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $488,000 ($20.89)
    All Other: $8,000 ($0.34)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $2,620,000 ($112.16)
    Property: $1,377,000 ($58.95)
    Other Selective Sales: $1,058,000 ($45.29)
    Other License: $900,000 ($38.53)
    Public Utilities Sales: $237,000 ($10.15)
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $55,000 ($2.35)
    NEC: $24,000 ($1.03)

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

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $34,030,000 ($1456.76)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $33,536,000 ($1435.62)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,295,000 ($141.05)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,801,000 ($119.91)

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

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $210,000 ($8.99)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $36,894,000 ($1579.37)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $5,647,000 ($241.74)

8.12% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($45,468 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.12%
Utah average:

6.32%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($155 average AGI)
Washington County:

0.03%
Utah average:

0.05%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Salt Lake County, UT  1.09% ($44,991 average AGI)
from Clark County, NV  0.68% ($48,467)
from Utah County, UT  0.61% ($39,415)


7.01% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,256 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.01%
Utah average:

6.46%

0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($102 average AGI)
Washington County:

0.03%
Utah average:

0.07%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Salt Lake County, UT  0.99% ($31,065 average AGI)
to Utah County, UT  0.65% ($28,018)
to Clark County, NV  0.59% ($31,142)

Strongest AM radio stations in Washington:

  • KUNF (1210 AM; 10 kW; WASHINGTON, UT; Owner: MARATHON MEDIA GROUP, L.L.C.)
  • KDXU (890 AM; 10 kW; ST. GEORGE, UT; Owner: WESTERN BROADCASTING, LS, LLC)
  • KZNU (1450 AM; 10 kW; ST. GEORGE, UT; Owner: AM RADIO 1450, INC.)
  • KXNT (840 AM; 50 kW; NORTH LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KDWN (720 AM; 50 kW; LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: RADIO NEVADA CORP.)
  • KNNZ (940 AM; 10 kW; CEDAR CITY, UT; Owner: MB MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • KSUB (590 AM; 5 kW; CEDAR CITY, UT; Owner: MB MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • KMIA (710 AM; 50 kW; BLACK CANYON CITY, AZ; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KTNN (660 AM; 50 kW; WINDOW ROCK, AZ; Owner: THE NAVAJO NATION)
  • KALL (700 AM; 50 kW; NORTH SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KLSQ (870 AM; 10 kW; WHITNEY, NV; Owner: KLSQ-AM LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KSFN (1140 AM; 10 kW; NORTH LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KLAC (570 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Washington:

  • KZHK (95.9 FM; ST. GEORGE, UT; Owner: MARVIN KENT FRANDSEN)
  • K300AC (107.9 FM; WASHINGTON, ETC., UT; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF UTAH)
  • KONY (99.9 FM; ST. GEORGE, UT; Owner: FM RADIO 99.9, INC.)
  • KSNN (93.5 FM; ST. GEORGE, UT; Owner: WESTERN BROADCASTING, LS, LLC)
  • KMXM (107.1 FM; COLORADO CITY, AZ; Owner: MB MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • KREC (98.1 FM; BRIAN HEAD, UT; Owner: MARATHON MEDIA GROUP, L.L.C.)
  • K211BJ (90.1 FM; TOQUERVILLE, UT; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF UTAH)
  • K244DU (96.7 FM; ST. GEORGE, UT; Owner: MONTY C. STRATTON)
  • KXFF (92.5 FM; CEDAR CITY, UT; Owner: MB MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • K232CY (94.3 FM; ST. GEORGE, UT; Owner: CARL L. RIECK)
  • KLNR (91.7 FM; PANACA, NV; Owner: NEVADA PUBLIC RADIO CORPORATION)
  • KBZB (98.9 FM; PIOCHE, NV; Owner: GLA-MAR BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • K202AW (88.3 FM; CEDAR CITY, UT; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF UTAH)
  • K204BY (88.7 FM; ST. GEORGE, UT; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • K252DK (98.3 FM; ST. GEORGE, UT; Owner: MARATHON MEDIA GROUP, L.L.C.)
  • K209AO (89.7 FM; ST. GEORGE, ETC., UT; Owner: FAITH COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • K213AM (90.5 FM; ST. GEORGE, UT; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF UTAH)
  • K215CF (90.9 FM; ST. GEORGE, UT; Owner: UTAH STATE UNIV., AGRI & APP SCIENCE)
  • K272AQ (102.3 FM; ST. GEORGE, UT; Owner: B. RAY CARPENTER)
  • K276DJ (103.1 FM; ST. GEORGE, UT; Owner: JEFFERY M. JENNINGS)

TV broadcast stations around Washington:

  • K11JE (Channel 11; ST. GEORGE, UT; Owner: WASHINGTON COUNTY TELEVISION DEPARTMENT)
  • K46GE (Channel 46; ST. GEORGE, UT; Owner: WASHINGTON COUNTY TELEVISION DEPARTMENT)
  • K32FQ (Channel 32; ST. GEORGE, ETC., UT; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF UTAH)
  • K34FS (Channel 34; ST. GEORGE, ETC., UT; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF UTAH)
  • K59AG (Channel 59; BLOOMINGTON, UT; Owner: BRIGHAM YOUNG UNIVERSITY)
  • K02AV (Channel 2; ST. GEORGE, UT; Owner: WASHINGTON COUNTY TELEVISION DEPARTMENT)
  • K20GJ (Channel 20; BLOOMINGTON, UT; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • K63AD (Channel 63; BLOOMINGTON, UT; Owner: WASHINGTON COUNTY TELEVISION DEPT.)
  • K69CT (Channel 69; ST. GEORGE, UT; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KUWB-LP (Channel 65; BLOOMINGTON, UT; Owner: ACME TELEVISION LICENSES OF UTAH, LLC)
  • KDLQ-LP (Channel 55; ST. GEORGE, ETC., UT; Owner: MB MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • K08BN (Channel 8; ST. GEORGE, UT; Owner: WASHINGTON COUNTY TELEVISION DEPARTMENT)
  • K16DS (Channel 16; ST. GEORGE, UT; Owner: DANIEL MATHESON AND STEPHEN WADE d/b as BROADCAST WEST)
  • KDLU-LP (Channel 26; ST. GEORGE, UT; Owner: MB MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • K24CY (Channel 24; ST. GEORGE, UT; Owner: LARRY H. MILLER COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • KUSG (Channel 12; ST. GEORGE, UT; Owner: KUTV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KCSG1 (Channel 4; ST. GEORGE, UT; Owner: DANIEL MATHESON & STEPHEN WADE d/b as BROADCAST WEST)
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
  • 24Number of bridges
  • 100m328ftTotal length
  • 289,097Total average daily traffic
  • 49,296Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 91960-1969
  • 11970-1979
  • 31990-1999
  • 92000-2009
  • 22010-2015
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Washington, UT
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
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 Value
LOANS ORIGINATED84$178,57796$204,580263$202,1513$123,99373$205,2414$110,148
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED3$165,06712$375,34433$215,3323$91,71010$197,4000$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED15$173,05519$216,185104$219,9525$122,67819$195,8047$80,239
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN7$190,32013$255,11853$213,5712$152,66010$245,7572$69,165
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$03$272,44011$228,0011$91,3703$250,4000$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 2708.00 , 2711.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED9$215,8346$247,8772$286,460
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED4$215,6735$292,3901$189,160
APPLICATIONS DENIED5$318,1423$283,1570$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN2$144,8352$144,2000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$261,4100$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 2708.00 , 2711.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

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

WASHINGTON CITY (Population served: 18,000, Purch surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (NOV-24-2013), St Public Notif requested (NOV-24-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-21-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-21-2006), St Compliance achieved (JAN-01-2008)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-21-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-21-2006), St Compliance achieved (JAN-01-2008)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2009 and DEC-2009, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-15-2010), St Compliance achieved (FEB-15-2010), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-15-2010)
  • One regular monitoring violation
KATHERINE HEIGHTS (Address: 1209 E OAK GROVE DR , Serves AZ, Population served: 415, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2011 and SEP-2011, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUN-28-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (OCT-20-2009)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2013 and MAR-2013, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-19-2013), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-10-2014), St Compliance achieved (FEB-21-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2012 and DEC-2012, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-02-2013), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-10-2014), St Compliance achieved (FEB-21-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2012 and SEP-2012, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (JAN-10-2014), St Compliance achieved (FEB-21-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2011 and DEC-2011, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (JUL-23-2012), St Compliance achieved (SEP-25-2012)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2011 and DEC-2011, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (JUL-23-2012), St Compliance achieved (SEP-25-2012)
  • 5 routine major monitoring violations
  • 204 regular monitoring violations
  • 8 other older monitoring violations

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

  • CAMP KOLOB - DEER HAVEN RANCH (Address: 82 N MAIN ST , Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • CAMP KOLOB - SPRING CREEK (Address: 82 N MAIN ST , Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater under infl of surface water)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 2

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Washington, Utah:

  • Quality Inn I-15 Red Cliffs, 912 Red Cliffs Dr, Washington, Utah 84780 , Phone: (435) 673-3537, Fax: (435) 628-0145
  • Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Washington-North St George, 2450 N Town Center Dr, Washington, Utah 84780 , Phone: (435) 986-1313, Fax: (435) 986-9933
All 2 fire-safe hotels and motels in Washington, Utah
Most common first names in Washington, UT among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Robert2471.4 years
John2276.9 years
James2177.1 years
William1876.4 years
George1478.2 years
Mary1178.6 years
Margaret1083.8 years
Ruth1079.6 years
Richard1074.1 years
Joseph981.8 years
Most common last names in Washington, UT among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith1569.9 years
Johnson1484.1 years
Jolley1281.4 years
Iverson1281.0 years
Jones1083.5 years
Neilson979.4 years
Hansen785.3 years
Anderson570.0 years
Miller587.2 years
Turner582.6 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (69%)
  • Electricity (28%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)
  • Wood (1%)
Businesses in Washington, UT
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1Little Caesars Pizza1
Albertsons1OfficeMax1
AutoZone1Payless1
Burger King1RadioShack1
Discount Tire1Red Robin1
El Pollo Loco1SONIC Drive-In1
FedEx3Shoe Carnival1
Holiday Inn1T-Mobile1
Home Depot1U-Haul1
IHOP1UPS1
Jack In The Box1Walmart1
Kohl's1

Washington compared to Utah state average:

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

Washington on our top lists:

  • #35 on the list of "Top 101 cities with most building permits per 10,000 residents (population 5,000+)"
  • #42 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage population increase from 2000 (population 5,000+)"
  • #55 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Oceania, n.e.c. (population 500+)"
  • #84 on the list of "Top 100 cities with newest houses (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #89 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Oceania (population 500+)"
  • #40 (84790) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of English first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #45 (84790) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Danish first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #53 (84790) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest charity contributions deductions as a percentage of AGI in 2012 (pop 5,000+)"
  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for Romney (Republican) in the 2012 Presidential Election (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #17 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Other congregations"
  • #18 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Ozone (1-hour) air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #19 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Other adherents"
  • #20 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating to foreign countries in 2011 (pop. 50,000+)"
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