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Washington County, Illinois (IL)

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County population in 2014: 14,337 (26% urban, 74% rural); it was 15,148 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 2,588
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 2,192
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 4,739
Renter-occupied apartments: 1,146 (it was 1,109 in 2000)
% of renters here:

19%
State:

33%

Land area: 563 sq. mi.

Water area: 1.5 sq. mi.

Population density: 25 people per square mile   (low).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Washington County: 85.3 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (34.7%), Educational, health and social services (18.5%), Construction (11.8%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (11.8%), Retail trade (10.0%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 44%
  • Government: 7%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 45%
  • Unpaid family work: 4%

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Races in Washington County, Illinois:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (96.9%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (1.3%)
  • Two or more races (0.7%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (0.6%)
Median resident age:  42.0 years
Illinois median age:  36.0 years
Males: 7,183  (50.1%)
Females: 7,154  (49.9%)

Washington County,IL real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Washington County:

2.0 people
Illinois:

3 people
Estimated median household income in 2013: $52,285 ($40,932 in 1999)

This county:

$52285
Illinois:

$56210

Median contract rent in 2013 for apartments: $405 (lower quartile is $297, upper quartile is $525)
This county:

$405
State:

$772


Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $100,383 (it was $74,000 in 2000)
Washington:

$100,383
Illinois:

$169,600
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $65,333 - $160,701
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,108
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $446

Institutionalized population: 202
Washington County, IL map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 7 buildings, average cost: $137,700
  • 2008: 28 buildings, average cost: $161,100
  • 2009: 34 buildings, average cost: $164,700
  • 2010: 29 buildings, average cost: $160,400
  • 2011: 30 buildings, average cost: $154,400
  • 2012: 27 buildings, average cost: $172,600
  • 2013: 16 buildings, average cost: $185,400
  • 2014: 20 buildings, average cost: $200,500

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,259 (2.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,667 (1.8%)

Washington County household income distribution in 2009 Washington County home values distribution Washington County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 10.2%
(10.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 43.3% for Black residents, 7.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 29.2% for other race residents, 19.5% for two or more races residents)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 10.6%
Washington County:

10.6%
Illinois:

14.7%
(10.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 45.5% for Black residents, 7.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 28.9% for other race residents, 19.0% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2013: 42 years old
(Males: 42 years old, Females: 43 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 43 years old, Black residents: 39 years old, American Indian residents: 67 years old, Asian residents: 19 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 28 years old, Other race residents: 15 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Washington County is $390 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $492 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $632 a month.

Cities in this county include: Nashville, Okawville, Irvington, Ashley, Hoyleton, Radom, Richview, Addieville, Du Bois, Oakdale.

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

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Neighboring counties: Osage County, Missouri , St. Louis city, Missouri .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.5%
Illinois:

5.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 689
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 79.1%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 13.4%

Number of foreign born residents: 86 (64% naturalized citizens)

Washington County:

0.6%
Whole state:

12.3%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 18
  • 1990 to 1994: 7
  • 1985 to 1989: 0
  • 1980 to 1984: 7
  • 1975 to 1979: 8
  • 1970 to 1974: 8
  • 1970 to 1974: 10
  • 1965 to 1969: 28

Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.9 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 58.3%

Washington County marital status for males Washington County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 5,318
  • One, attached: 21
  • Two: 38
  • 3 or 4: 77
  • 5 to 9: 131
  • 10 to 19: 2
  • 20 or more: 63
  • Mobile homes: 727
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 8

Housing units in Washington County with a mortgage: 1,679 (112 second mortgage, 72 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,628

Here:

0.0% with mortgage
State:

69.8% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Washington County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic4,3016
Evangelical Protestant3,48617
Mainline Protestant2,58018
Other1-
None4,348-
Washington County Religion Details
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.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 9
Washington County:

6.11 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
This county:

0.68 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

0.75 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 10
Washington County:

6.79 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 11
This county:

7.46 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.86 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Washington County:

9.2%
Illinois:

8.3%

Adult obesity rate:
Washington County:

27.3%
State:

25.2%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

12.1%
State:

14.5%

Agriculture in Washington County:

Average size of farms: 440 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $105,380
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $161.97
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 41.53%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $95,347
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 86.55%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 0.57%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $124,344
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 78.17%
Average age of principal farm operators: 54 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 8.00
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 29.47%
Corn for grain: 93145 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 59098 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 151289 harvested acres
Vegetables: 22 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 41 acres

Earthquake activity:

Washington County-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Illinois state average. It is 75% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 81.0 miles away from Washington County center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 86.6 miles away from the county center
On 9/26/1990 at 13:18:51, a magnitude 5.0 (4.7 MB, 4.8 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 7.7 mi) earthquake occurred 83.4 miles away from the county center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 90.7 miles away from the county center
On 4/18/2008 at 15:14:16, a magnitude 4.8 (4.5 MB, 4.8 MW, 4.6 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 83.3 miles away from Washington County center
On 5/4/1991 at 01:18:54, a magnitude 5.0 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 127.0 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • IllinoisSevere Winter Storm and Snowstorm, Incident Period: January 31, 2011 to February 3, 2011, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1960): March 17, 2011, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1960, Natural disaster type: Snowstorm, Winter Storm
  • IllinoisHurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 1, 2005, Emergency Declared (EM-3230): September 7, 2005, FEMA Id: FEMA-EM-3230, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • IllinoisSevere Storms, Tornadoes, and Flooding, Incident Period: April 21, 2002 to May 23, 2002, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1416): May 21, 2002, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1416, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood

The number of natural disasters in Washington County (3) is a lot smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2
Emergencies Declared: 1

Class of Workers

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (27%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (16%)
  • Production occupations (12%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (11%)
  • Transportation occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Material moving occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (18%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (10%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)
  • Production occupations (7%)

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • Germany (38%)
  • United Kingdom (9%)
  • Cuba (9%)
  • Australia (8%)
  • Mexico (8%)
  • Philippines (6%)
  • Russia (3%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Washington County (%):

  • German (51%)
  • Polish (14%)
  • United States or American (12%)
  • Irish (6%)
  • English (5%)
  • French (except Basque) (2%)
  • Italian (1%)

Washington County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 6,060 (80%)
  • Carpooled: 650 (9%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 46 (1%)
  • Railroad: 3 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 4 (0%)
  • Walked: 184 (2%)
  • Other means: 82 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 528 (7%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)


People in group quarters in Washington County, Illinois in 2000:

  • 181 people in nursing homes
  • 35 people in homes for abused, dependent, and neglected children
  • 30 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 8 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 6 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 2 people in homes for the mentally retarded

People in group quarters in Washington County, Illinois in 2010:

  • 147 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 37 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 30 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 18 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 14 people in residential treatment centers for adults
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $56,233.

4.73% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($39,820 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.73%
Illinois average:

4.45%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
3.33% relocated from other counties in Illinois ($26,032 average AGI)
1.40% relocated from other states ($13,789 average AGI)
Washington County:

1.40%
Illinois average:

1.87%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from St. Clair County, IL  0.60% ($58,500 average AGI)
from Marion County, IL  0.55% ($33,303)
from Clinton County, IL  0.48% ($39,000)
from Jefferson County, IL  0.40% ($28,875)
from Madison County, IL  0.28% ($35,471)
from Perry County, IL  0.23% ($26,714)
from Randolph County, IL  0.18% ($32,545)


5.64% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($36,327 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.64%
Illinois average:

4.96%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
4.09% relocated to other counties in Illinois ($26,842 average AGI)
1.55% relocated to other states ($9,485 average AGI)
Washington County:

1.55%
Illinois average:

2.36%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to St. Clair County, IL  1.09% ($38,288 average AGI)
to Clinton County, IL  0.69% ($25,238)
to Marion County, IL  0.48% ($45,103)
to Jefferson County, IL  0.46% ($36,750)
to Madison County, IL  0.33% ($44,800)
to Perry County, IL  0.30% ($28,500)
to St. Louis County, MO  0.20% ($34,583)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.1
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.8

Births per 1000 population in Washington County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.2
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.4
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 10.3

Deaths per 1000 population in Washington County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 4.9
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 8.2

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Washington County

Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 10.3%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 4.0%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Washington County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19

Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Washington County


Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 2,766 (2,437 aged, 329 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 91 (2%)

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Aged persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Disabled persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Most common underlying causes of death in Washington County, Illinois in 1999 - 2014:

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (377)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (180)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (144)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (87)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (81)
  • Sequelae of other and unspecified cerebrovascular diseases (73)
  • Generalized and unspecified atherosclerosis (69)
  • Congestive heart failure (68)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (51)
  • Colon, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (46)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 8%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 7%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 6.61
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 3563.870
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 383.5
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 59594.02

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1052.140
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 998.530

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 19.52
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 60.31

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 13.4

Household type by relationship:

Households: 14,470
  • In family households: 12,315 (3,283 male householders, 829 female householders)
    3,411 spouses, 4,027 children (3,715 natural, 82 adopted, 230 stepchildren), 244 grandchildren, 82 brothers or sisters, 72 parents, 71 other relatives, 256 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 2,155 (944 male householders (765 living alone)), 870 female householders (770 living alone)), 341 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 246 (202 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 1,960 2-persons, 915 3-persons, 752 4-persons, 345 5-persons, 96 6-persons, 44 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,535 1-person, 240 2-persons, 23 3-persons, 11 4-persons, 3 5-persons, 2 6-persons.

3,023 married couples with children.
564 single-parent households (170 men, 394 women).

96.2% of residents of Washington County speak English at home.
1.2% of residents speak Spanish at home (64% speak English very well, 15% speak English well, 18% speak English not well, 3% don't speak English at all).
2.6% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (72% speak English very well, 24% speak English well, 3% speak English not well).
0.1% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (89% speak English very well, 11% speak English well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $84,823,000 ($5609 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $2,314,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $38,443,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $24,039,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $8,978,000
Federal grants: $8,971,000
Federal procurement contracts: $855,000 ($98,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $3,537,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $5,056,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $5,824,000
Federal Government insurance: $29,240,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 901
Here:

60 per 1000 residents
State:

75 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 865
Here:

58 per 1000 residents
State:

43 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +13
Here:

+1 per 1000 residents
State:

+26 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -241
Here -16 per 1000 residents
State -31 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Washington County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 0.60 millions of gallons per day (all from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.8
State:

6.1

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.8
State:

4.1

Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 148
  • 2000 to 2004: 501
  • 1990 to 1999: 710
  • 1980 to 1989: 539
  • 1970 to 1979: 1,140
  • 1960 to 1969: 811
  • 1950 to 1959: 676
  • 1940 to 1949: 392
  • 1939 or earlier: 1,678
Rooms in houses/apartments in Washington County, Illinois
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 30
  • 3 rooms: 72
  • 4 rooms: 608
  • 5 rooms: 1,288
  • 6 rooms: 1,188
  • 7 rooms: 802
  • 8 rooms: 417
  • 9+ rooms: 334
  • 1 room: 8
  • 2 rooms: 18
  • 3 rooms: 121
  • 4 rooms: 320
  • 5 rooms: 284
  • 6 rooms: 194
  • 7 rooms: 96
  • 8 rooms: 48
  • 9+ rooms: 20
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Washington County, Illinois
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 187
  • 2 bedrooms: 1,353
  • 3 bedrooms: 2,452
  • 4 bedrooms: 616
  • 5+ bedrooms: 131
  • no bedroom: 9
  • 1 bedroom: 181
  • 2 bedrooms: 450
  • 3 bedrooms: 345
  • 4 bedrooms: 106
  • 5+ bedrooms: 18
Cars and other vehicles available in Washington County, Illinois in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 139
  • 1 vehicle: 1,180
  • 2 vehicles: 2,101
  • 3 vehicles: 899
  • 4 vehicles: 298
  • 5+ vehicles: 122
  • no vehicle: 106
  • 1 vehicle: 469
  • 2 vehicles: 393
  • 3 vehicles: 119
  • 4 vehicles: 6
  • 5+ vehicles: 16

66% of Washington County residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 52% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 71% lived in Illinois.

Washington County:

66.5%
State average:

58.6%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 12402
  • Northeast: 139
  • Midwest: 1540
  • South: 671
  • West: 227

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $45,300


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 1%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 2%

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Washington County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (45.3%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (31.1%)
  • Electricity (17.7%)
  • Wood (3.6%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1.7%)
  • Utility gas (42.5%)
  • Electricity (31.7%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (19.6%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (4.3%)
  • Wood (1.9%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 359
Here:

19.9%
Illinois:

13.4%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 8
Here:

0.9%
Illinois:

11.1%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 64
Here:

10.4%
Illinois:

25.8%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

Washington County government finances - Expenditure in 2002:

  • Current Operations - Health Services - Other: $1,038,000
    Central Staff Services: $985,000
    Regular Highways: $915,000
    General - Other: $547,000
    Police Protection: $484,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $447,000
    Corrections - Other: $278,000
    Financial Administration: $102,000
    General Public Buildings: $55,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - General: $27,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Central Staff: $308,000
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $2,441,000

Washington County government finances - Revenue in 2002:

  • Charges - All Other: $335,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $562,000
    General Revenue, NEC: $429,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $1,334,000
    Highways: $529,000
    Health & Hospitals: $205,000
    All Other: $17,000
  • Tax - Property: $1,763,000
    NEC: $5,000

Washington County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002:

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $9,268,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 150
  • Number of aged recipients: 10
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 140
  • Number of recipients under 18: 25
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 109
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 16
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 47
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 64
Washington County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Washington County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Most common first names in Washington County, IL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William14780.6 years
John14278.6 years
Mary12881.0 years
Anna9784.4 years
Walter8377.4 years
Edward7880.0 years
Fred7881.1 years
Helen7681.1 years
Frank6881.4 years
Emma6686.4 years
Most common last names in Washington County, IL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Meyer4978.0 years
Smith4879.2 years
Hake2980.4 years
Frederking2679.4 years
Miller2480.8 years
Maschhoff2476.7 years
Thompson2477.5 years
Jones2376.9 years
Schmidt2281.2 years
Doelling2279.4 years
Businesses in Washington County, IL
NameCountNameCount
Alco Stores1Hardee's1
Best Western1Kroger1
Burger King1La-Z-Boy1
Chevrolet1MasterBrand Cabinets4
Circle K2McDonald's1
Curves1RadioShack1
Dairy Queen2Subway2
FedEx1Super 81
Ford1True Value1
H&R Block1U-Haul1