Washington County, Virginia (VA)

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County population in 2012: 55,190 (28% urban, 72% rural); it was 51,103 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 9,223
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 7,809
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 16,268
Renter-occupied apartments: 5,811 (it was 4,788 in 2000)
% of renters here:

23%
State:

33%

Land area: 563 sq. mi.

Water area: 3.1 sq. mi.

Population density: 97 people per square mile   (average).

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Washington County: 86.0 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (22.4%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (18.6%), Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (11.1%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 74%
  • Government: 5%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 21%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Washington County, Virginia:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (96.2%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (1.3%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (1.3%)
  • Two or more races (0.6%)
Median resident age:  43.0 years
Virginia median age:  37.0 years
Males: 27,070  (45.2%)
Females: 27,806  (54.8%)
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Washington County,VA real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Washington County:

2.0 people
Virginia:

3 people
Estimated median household income in 2013: $41,399 ($32,742 in 1999)

This county:

$41399
Virginia:

$62666

Median contract rent in 2013 for apartments: $446 (lower quartile is $358, upper quartile is $562)
This county:

$446
State:

$922


Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $128,651 (it was $82,300 in 2000)
Washington:

$128,651
Virginia:

$239,300
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $72,993 - $211,235
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,019
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $303

Institutionalized population: 746

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):


Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2000: 285 buildings, average cost: $68,000
  • 2001: 230 buildings, average cost: $67,300
  • 2002: 238 buildings, average cost: $67,700
  • 2003: 240 buildings, average cost: $70,100
  • 2004: 451 buildings, average cost: $55,900
  • 2007: 212 buildings, average cost: $75,800
  • 2008: 140 buildings, average cost: $71,400
  • 2009: 100 buildings, average cost: $73,100

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $781 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $755 (0.7%)

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: 11.2%
(11.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 19.0% for Black residents, 28.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 9.6% for American Indian residents, 0.8% for other race residents, 26.9% for two or more races residents)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 11.2%
Washington County:

11.2%
Virginia:

11.7%
(11.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 20.4% for Black residents, 26.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 9.0% for American Indian residents, 24.9% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2013: 43 years old
(Males: 42 years old, Females: 45 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 45 years old, Black residents: 23 years old, American Indian residents: 58 years old, Asian residents: 23 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 29 years old, Other race residents: 39 years old)

Area name: Kingsport-Bristol-Bristol, TN-VA MSA
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Washington County is $389 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $483 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $647 a month.

Cities in this county include: Abingdon, Emory-Meadow View, Plum Creek, Glade Spring, Emory, Damascus, Meadow View.

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

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Washington County: King Mill (A), Greenfield (B), Nordyke (C), Bear Tree Group Camp (D), Southwest Virginia 4-H Center (E), River Bridge (F), Bear Tree Fisherman Parking (G), Beartree Family Camp (H), Wolf Creek Boat Dock (I), South Holston Boat Dock (J), Sequoya Camp (K), Camp Pocahontas (L), Green Valley Poultry Farm (M), Hayters Gap (N), Indoor Farms Greenhouses (O). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Washington County include: Poor Valley Church (A), Anderson Church (B), Azen Church (C), Abrams Falls Church (D), Beech Grove Church (E), Bakers Chapel (F), Revival Center Church (G), Barkers Chapel (H), Barnes Chapel (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Baugh Cemetery (1), Starke Cemetery (2), Pettyjohn Cemetery (3), Phelps Cemetery (4), Sutton Cemetery (5), Pleasant View Cemetery (6), Tate Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs: Bristol Reservoir (A), Crystal Pool (B), Hidden Valley Lake (C), Middle Fork Holston River (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Wolf Run (A), Willow Branch (B), White Branch (C), Town Creek (D), Spoon Gap Creek (E), Roaring Spring Branch (F), Plum Creek (G), Pendleton Branch (H), Nordyke Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Neighboring counties: Grayson County , Johnson County, Tennessee , Sullivan County, Tennessee , Russell County , Scott County , Smyth County , Bristol city .

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

6.6%
Virginia:

5.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 2,539
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 72.3%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 16.1%

Number of foreign born residents: 470 (31% naturalized citizens)

Washington County:

0.9%
Whole state:

8.1%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 94
  • 1990 to 1994: 109
  • 1985 to 1989: 76
  • 1980 to 1984: 57
  • 1975 to 1979: 13
  • 1970 to 1974: 33
  • 1970 to 1974: 24
  • 1965 to 1969: 64

Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.2 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 58.9%

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

Housing units in structures:


Housing units in Washington County with a mortgage: 6,113 (560 second mortgage, 718 home equity loan, 25 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 4,891

Here:

0.0% with mortgage
State:

75.1% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Washington County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant16,58068
Mainline Protestant6,38450
Catholic3601
Black Protestant1942
Other722
None31,286-
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: 12
Washington County:

2.28 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.03 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Here:

0.19 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

0.17 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
This county:

0.57 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

1.43 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 39
Washington County:

7.39 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

4.03 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 26
This county:

4.93 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.65 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Washington County:

9.3%
Virginia:

9.3%

Adult obesity rate:
Washington County:

25.3%
State:

26.7%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

19.7%
State:

18.6%

Agriculture in Washington County:

Average size of farms: 108 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $27,784
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $224.29
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 80.34%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $24,579
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 22.46%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 1.28%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $35,003
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 92.31%
Average age of principal farm operators: 57 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 32.60
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 4.84%
Corn for grain: 485 harvested acres
Vegetables: 79 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 73 acres

Tornado activity:

Washington County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Virginia state average. It is 8007587.5 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused one fatality and 6 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 4/4/1974, a category 3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado killed one person and injured 4 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Washington County-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Virginia state average. It is 80% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 150.1 miles away from Washington County center
On 11/23/2006 at 10:42:57, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 30.7 miles away from the county center
On 11/2/2006 at 17:53:02, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 33.8 miles away from the county center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 128.4 miles away from the county center
On 6/29/1996 at 19:30:42, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 MB, 3.9 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 32.8 miles away from Washington County center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 198.8 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS)

Most recent natural disasters:


The number of natural disasters in Washington County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 6, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Class of Workers

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females

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

  • United Kingdom (29%)
  • Vietnam (11%)
  • Canada (8%)
  • Philippines (7%)
  • Korea (6%)
  • China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan (6%)
  • Germany (5%)

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

  • United States or American (40%)
  • English (11%)
  • German (11%)
  • Irish (10%)
  • Scotch-Irish (5%)
  • Scottish (3%)
  • Italian (1%)

Washington County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 19,953 (85%)
  • Carpooled: 2,289 (10%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 26 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 14 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 15 (0%)
  • Walked: 318 (1%)
  • Other means: 158 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 722 (3%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


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

  • 586 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 255 people in nursing homes
  • 131 people in other group homes
  • 92 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 84 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 66 people in wards in general hospitals for patients who have no usual home elsewhere
  • 57 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 35 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 24 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 9 people in homes for abused, dependent, and neglected children
  • 3 people in agriculture workers' dormitories on farms

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

  • 641 people in college/university student housing
  • 617 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 224 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 127 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 16 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 2 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $51,074.

5.46% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($42,583 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.46%
Virginia average:

9.34%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
2.61% relocated from other counties in Virginia ($20,066 average AGI)
2.84% relocated from other states ($22,515 average AGI)
Washington County:

2.84%
Virginia average:

3.74%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Bristol city, VA  0.87% ($33,108 average AGI)
from Sullivan County, TN  0.73% ($31,348)
from Smyth County, VA  0.43% ($45,272)
from Russell County, VA  0.29% ($37,964)
from Buchanan County, VA  0.13% ($57,480)
from Washington County, TN  0.12% ($40,000)
from Wise County, VA  0.10% ($38,737)


5.87% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($38,906 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.87%
Virginia average:

9.20%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
2.69% relocated to other counties in Virginia ($13,741 average AGI)
3.18% relocated to other states ($25,165 average AGI)
Washington County:

3.18%
Virginia average:

3.60%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Bristol city, VA  1.00% ($28,948 average AGI)
to Sullivan County, TN  0.91% ($36,197)
to Smyth County, VA  0.47% ($29,244)
to Russell County, VA  0.25% ($30,333)
to Washington County, TN  0.24% ($49,067)
to Tazewell County, VA  0.12% ($32,091)
to Knox County, TN  0.06% ($57,000)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.0
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 10.4

Births per 1000 population in Washington County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 10.3
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 10.9
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2013: 11.0

Deaths per 1000 population in Washington County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 5.1
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 4.2

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Washington County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2003: 8,709 (6,679 aged, 2,030 disabled)
Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 10%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 6%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 1.92
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 9229.290
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 259.470
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 58744.95

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 973.410
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1144.280
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 3.84

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 34.58
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 76.8

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 5.76

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 180.3. This is more than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide:

Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 124.9
  • Other - 55.5

Household type by relationship:

Households: 53,249

Size of family households: 7,902 2-persons, 3,714 3-persons, 2,526 4-persons, 929 5-persons, 270 6-persons, 168 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 6,294 1-person, 904 2-persons, 92 3-persons, 29 4-persons, 7 5-persons, 4 6-persons, 4 7-or-more-persons.

7,872 married couples with children.
1,731 single-parent households (444 men, 1,287 women).

97.7% of residents of Washington County speak English at home.
0.9% of residents speak Spanish at home (58% speak English very well, 10% speak English well, 33% speak English not well).
0.9% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (85% speak English very well, 13% speak English well, 1% speak English not well).
0.4% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (49% speak English very well, 36% speak English well, 15% speak English not well).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (80% speak English very well, 15% speak English well, 5% speak English not well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $254,245,000 ($4887 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $7,179,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $138,221,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $49,573,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $2,410,000
Federal grants: $55,220,000
Federal procurement contracts: $2,048,000 ($209,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $6,773,000 ($678,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $7,577,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $5,647,000
Federal Government insurance: $13,662,000

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

Births: 2,748
Here:

53 per 1000 residents
State:

70 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 2,752
Here:

53 per 1000 residents
State:

40 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +64
Here:

+1 per 1000 residents
State:

+18 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +1,010
Here:

+19 per 1000 residents
State:

+14 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Washington County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 9.68 millions of gallons per day (28% from ground, 72% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.0
State:

6.6

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.4
State:

4.3

Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 248
  • 2000 to 2004: 4,465
  • 1990 to 1999: 4,810
  • 1980 to 1989: 3,428
  • 1970 to 1979: 4,191
  • 1960 to 1969: 2,366
  • 1950 to 1959: 2,322
  • 1940 to 1949: 1,368
  • 1939 or earlier: 2,472
Rooms in houses/apartments in Washington County, Virginia
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 9
  • 2 rooms: 112
  • 3 rooms: 281
  • 4 rooms: 1,679
  • 5 rooms: 4,218
  • 6 rooms: 3,993
  • 7 rooms: 2,617
  • 8 rooms: 1,667
  • 9+ rooms: 1,692
  • 1 room: 30
  • 2 rooms: 311
  • 3 rooms: 548
  • 4 rooms: 1,585
  • 5 rooms: 1,136
  • 6 rooms: 632
  • 7 rooms: 294
  • 8 rooms: 152
  • 9+ rooms: 100
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Washington County, Virginia
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 9
  • 1 bedroom: 380
  • 2 bedrooms: 3,677
  • 3 bedrooms: 9,244
  • 4 bedrooms: 2,457
  • 5+ bedrooms: 501
  • no bedroom: 45
  • 1 bedroom: 812
  • 2 bedrooms: 2,272
  • 3 bedrooms: 1,299
  • 4 bedrooms: 307
  • 5+ bedrooms: 53
Cars and other vehicles available in Washington County, Virginia in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 757
  • 1 vehicle: 3,816
  • 2 vehicles: 7,335
  • 3 vehicles: 3,235
  • 4 vehicles: 860
  • 5+ vehicles: 265
  • no vehicle: 646
  • 1 vehicle: 2,201
  • 2 vehicles: 1,567
  • 3 vehicles: 272
  • 4 vehicles: 67
  • 5+ vehicles: 35

62% of Washington County residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 50% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 49% lived in Virginia.

Washington County:

61.8%
State average:

53.8%

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

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $76,700


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 2%

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
  • Electricity (62.2%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (17.2%)
  • Utility gas (9.6%)
  • Wood (5.3%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (4.5%)
  • Coal or coke (0.8%)
  • Electricity (62.6%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (18.5%)
  • Utility gas (9.5%)
  • Wood (5.4%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2.1%)
  • Coal or coke (1.2%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 323
Here:

6.4%
Virginia:

9.5%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 132
Here:

5.4%
Virginia:

8.2%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 919
Here:

40.6%
Virginia:

20.6%

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 2006:

  • Assistance and Subsidies - Public Welfare, Federal Categorical Assistance Programs: $1,656,000
  • Construction - Elementary and Secondary Education: $775,000
    Regular Highways: $597,000
  • Current Operations - Elementary and Secondary Education: $64,278,000
    Health - Other: $9,463,000
    Water Utilities: $5,123,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $4,053,000
    Police Protection: $3,870,000
    Sewerage: $3,416,000
    General - Other: $1,864,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,847,000
    Financial Administration: $1,608,000
    Local Fire Protection: $1,532,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,402,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,246,000
    Libraries: $1,231,000
    General Public Buildings: $812,000
    Parks and Recreation: $799,000
    Central Staff Services: $501,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $172,000
    Housing and Community Development: $160,000
    Corrections - Other: $126,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $79,000
    Regular Highways: $3,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $745,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Health - Other: $481,000
    Air Transportation: $215,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $50,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $29,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Other Higher Education: $70,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Health - Other: $549,000
    Solid Waste Management: $35,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $48,095,000
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $805,000

Washington County government finances - Revenue in 2006:

  • Charges - All Other: $6,195,000
    Sewerage: $3,777,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $1,643,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Tuition and Transportation: $375,000
    Solid Waste Management: $369,000
    Parks and Recreation: $35,000
    Regular Highways: $5,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $2,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $514,000
    General Local Government Support: $56,000
    All Other: $41,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $532,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $2,865,000
    Interest Earnings: $938,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $511,000
    Sale of Property: $85,000
    Rents: $27,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $5,665,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $40,862,000
    All Other: $4,111,000
    Public Welfare: $3,575,000
    Health and Hospitals: $3,341,000
    General Local Government Support: $2,908,000
  • Tax - Property: $26,076,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $5,347,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $3,049,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $767,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $437,000
    Other License: $191,000
    Other Selective Sales: $37,000

Washington County government finances - Debt in 2006:

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $30,716,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $29,255,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,461,000

Washington County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,398,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $24,965,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $483,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

Washington County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1993
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Washington County Fatal accident statistics for 1994 - 2013
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 10 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 ORIGINATED126$133,317302$145,719907$142,598182$46,5994$1,446,500111$115,468102$58,902
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED4$138,50021$153,85752$139,34611$49,0910$08$121,7508$53,500
APPLICATIONS DENIED31$133,35557$113,474341$144,99740$37,5251$104,00025$193,56041$72,146
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN11$126,81827$157,889187$157,30515$72,0000$07$180,4293$52,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS7$141,5715$82,00060$154,5674$128,2500$02$84,5002$70,000
Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 10 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
D) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED37$163,02718$162,0560$00$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED6$156,66712$187,8331$130,0001$130,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED5$191,4005$255,0000$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN2$146,0000$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$01$89,0000$00$0

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Most common first names in Washington County, VA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James37172.1 years
William30674.4 years
John26075.0 years
Mary25778.5 years
Robert22372.2 years
Charles20573.8 years
Margaret14677.4 years
George12076.2 years
Thomas8674.8 years
Elizabeth7978.0 years
Most common last names in Washington County, VA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Blevins12274.8 years
Johnson10674.5 years
Smith10475.3 years
Thomas10372.2 years
Widener9971.6 years
Price9274.9 years
Wright7677.7 years
Jones7372.7 years
Campbell7175.9 years
Brown7176.9 years
Businesses in Washington County, VA
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1Long John Silver's1
Advance Auto Parts1Lowe's1
Arby's1MasterBrand Cabinets4
Chevrolet1McDonald's2
Comfort Inn1New Balance3
Comfort Suites1Papa John's Pizza1
Cracker Barrel1Penske1
Curves1Pizza Hut1
Dairy Queen2Quality1
Days Inn1RadioShack1
Domino's Pizza1Rite Aid1
FedEx7SAS Shoes1
GNC1Sears2
H&R Block1Subway4
Hardee's1Super 81
Hilton1Taco Bell1
Holiday Inn1U-Haul3
Kmart1UPS9
Kroger1Verizon Wireless2
La-Z-Boy1Walgreens1
Lane Furniture1Wendy's3

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