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Washington, NC (North Carolina) Houses and Residents

Washington,NC index of house prices

Total population: 9,789 (Urban population: 9,270 (all inside urban clusters), Rural population: 278 (all nonfarm))

Houses: 4,904 (4,123 occupied: 1,917 owner occupied, 2,223 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

54%
State:

36%

Housing density: 755 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016: $223,522.

Median contract rent in 2016: $282 (lower quartile is $230, upper quartile is $368)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2016: $558


Median gross rent in Washington, NC in 2016: $398

Housing units in Washington with a mortgage: 1,048 (51 second mortgage, 90 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 878

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $62,917

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $45,300

Median monthly housing costs: $714


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Washington, North Carolina Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $152,134 (it was $72,900 in 2000)
Washington:

$152,134
North Carolina:

$165,400
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $89,363 - $245,696
Median year house/condo built: 1970

Median year apartment built: 1972

Household type by relationship:

Households: 10,066
  • In family households: 7,657 (1,029 male householders, 1,370 female householders)
    1,487 spouses, 2,972 children (2,768 natural, 204 adopted, 0 stepchildren), 247 grandchildren, 86 brothers or sisters, 246 parents, 56 other relatives, 191 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 1,998 (551 male householders (527 living alone)), 1,182 female householders (1,048 living alone)), 251 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 415

Size of family households: 1,385 2-persons, 528 3-persons, 184 4-persons, 176 5-persons, 96 6-persons, 25 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,579 1-person, 120 2-persons, 37 3-persons.

1,170 married couples with children.
919 single-parent households (16 men, 903 women).

92.7% of residents of Washington speak English at home.
6.2% of residents speak Spanish at home (54% speak English very well, 37% speak English well, 10% don't speak English at all).
1.3% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (33% speak English very well, 35% speak English well, 32% speak English not well).

Foreign born population: 426 (4.2%)
(76.1% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

6.4
State:

6.3

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

4.5
State:

4.5

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Washington, North Carolina:

  • 8no bedroom
  • 151 bedroom
  • 2132 bedrooms
  • 1,1573 bedrooms
  • 4594 bedrooms
  • 715+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Washington population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Washington, North Carolina:

  • 24no bedroom
  • 5471 bedroom
  • 7132 bedrooms
  • 8943 bedrooms
  • 304 bedrooms
  • 205+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Washington population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Washington in owner-occupied houses/condos:

  • 57no vehicle
  • 6001 vehicle
  • 7502 vehicles
  • 2983 vehicles
  • 1374 vehicles
  • 685+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Washington population

Cars and other vehicles available in Washington in renter-occupied apartments

  • 575no vehicle
  • 1,0491 vehicle
  • 5242 vehicles
  • 113 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 165+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Washington population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Washington, North Carolina:

  • 91 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 163 rooms
  • 804 rooms
  • 3255 rooms
  • 5826 rooms
  • 2917 rooms
  • 2968 rooms
  • 3229+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Washington population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Washington, North Carolina:

  • 81 room
  • 1192 rooms
  • 3553 rooms
  • 6124 rooms
  • 5915 rooms
  • 3326 rooms
  • 797 rooms
  • 618 rooms
  • 649+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Washington population

Year house built

Median 2016 house/condo value by year built ($)

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit ($)

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

Owners and renters by unit type in %

  • Washington, NC household income distribution

  • Washington, NC household income distribution
  • 595Less than $10,000
  • 315$10,000 to $14,999
  • 386$15,000 to $19,999
  • 225$20,000 to $24,999
  • 245$25,000 to $29,999
  • 215$30,000 to $34,999
  • 317$35,000 to $39,999
  • 225$40,000 to $44,999
  • 272$45,000 to $49,999
  • 295$50,000 to $59,999
  • 253$60,000 to $74,999
  • 338$75,000 to $99,999
  • 83$100,000 to $124,999
  • 76$125,000 to $149,999
  • 168$150,000 to $199,999
  • 24$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Washington, NC

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Washington, NC
  • 21Less than $10,000
  • 7$20,000 to $24,999
  • 9$30,000 to $34,999
  • 15$35,000 to $39,999
  • 12$40,000 to $49,999
  • 47$50,000 to $59,999
  • 126$60,000 to $69,999
  • 162$70,000 to $79,999
  • 120$80,000 to $89,999
  • 62$90,000 to $99,999
  • 137$100,000 to $124,999
  • 231$125,000 to $149,999
  • 215$150,000 to $174,999
  • 141$175,000 to $199,999
  • 121$200,000 to $249,999
  • 194$250,000 to $299,999
  • 225$300,000 to $399,999
  • 17$400,000 to $499,999
  • 41$500,000 to $749,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Washington, NC

  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Washington, NC
  • 89Less than $100
  • 104$100 to $149
  • 212$150 to $199
  • 146$200 to $249
  • 102$250 to $299
  • 68$300 to $349
  • 116$350 to $399
  • 108$400 to $449
  • 336$450 to $499
  • 106$500 to $549
  • 118$550 to $599
  • 208$600 to $649
  • 117$650 to $699
  • 11$700 to $749
  • 13$750 to $799
  • 54$800 to $899
  • 26$900 to $999
  • 146No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1572010 or later
  • 1282000 to 2009
  • 121990 to 1999
  • 251980 to 1989
  • 201970 to 1979
  • 35Before 1970
Note: State values scaled to Washington population
Washington commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 357
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 1,064
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 630
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 340
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 177
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 169
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 296
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 56
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 51
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 235
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 60
  • 90 or more minutes: 52
Washington, NC Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 77.7%
Number of people working at home: 196 (5.2% of all workers)

Washington mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 8,899 (90%)
  • Carpooled: 560 (6%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 9 (0%)
  • Taxi: 14 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 1 (0%)
  • Walked: 147 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 196 (2%)

First ancestries reported:

 American: 537
 English: 490
 Irish: 263
 German: 210
 Scottish: 78
 Scotch-Irish: 48
 African: 41
 European: 40
 French Canadian: 40
 Australian: 35
 Italian: 35
 Norwegian: 30
 Welsh: 22
 Eastern European: 21
 Scandinavian: 20
 British: 13
 Northern European: 13
 Swiss: 9
 Croatian: 8
 Lebanese: 8

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

  • 42%Mexico
  • 22%Ecuador
  • 16%El Salvador
  • 13%United Kingdom, excluding England and Scotland
  • 4%Italy
  • 3%Moldova
  • 2%Germany

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

  • This state: 7,083
  • Other state: 2,436
  • Northeast: 781
  • Midwest: 317
  • South: 1,199
  • West: 133

93% of Washington residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 31% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 62% lived in North Carolina.

Washington:

92.8%
State average:

84.3%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 38
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 4
  • 5th and 6th grade: 44
  • 7th and 8th grade: 61
  • 9th grade: 70
  • 10th grade: 133
  • 11th grade: 126
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 41
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 873
  • Less than 1 year of college: 207
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 456
  • Associate degree: 151
  • Bachelor's degree: 356
  • Master's degree: 206
  • Professional school degree: 73
  • Doctorate degree: 47

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 52
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 4
  • 5th and 6th grade: 63
  • 7th and 8th grade: 97
  • 9th grade: 56
  • 10th grade: 115
  • 11th grade: 87
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 15
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 1,209
  • Less than 1 year of college: 267
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 623
  • Associate degree: 495
  • Bachelor's degree: 466
  • Master's degree: 359
  • Professional school degree: 19
  • Doctorate degree: 9

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

  • Unemployment by race in 2016
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 4.3%Males
  • 4.6%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 8.1%Males
  • 18.8%Females
  • Unemployment rate for two or more race residents
  • 100.0%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 27.2%Males
  • 55.2%Females
Washington marital status for males
Washington marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 3,222
  • One, attached: 133
  • Two: 216
  • 3 or 4: 230
  • 5 to 9: 535
  • 10 to 19: 179
  • 20 to 49: 113
  • 50 or more: 56
  • Mobile homes: 235

Median worth of mobile homes: $16,914

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities in 2016: 2.9%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2016: 4.3%

House/condo owner moved in on average 15 years ago

Renter moved in on average 4 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Washington:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Washington
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (45.4%)
  • Electricity (36.9%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (12.8%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (2.9%)
  • Wood (1.1%)
  • No fuel used (0.4%)
  • Electricity (70.1%)
  • Utility gas (24.2%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (4.1%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (0.9%)
  • Other fuel (0.9%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 32
Here:

3.9%
North Carolina:

10.0%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 14
Here:

2.2%
North Carolina:

8.5%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 30
Here:

7.9%
North Carolina:

17.5%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students (%)

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)