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Washington County Statistics

Facts

Land area669.5 square miles
Population Density70.4 persons per square mile.

Population

Population (2013)46,419
Population change-1.6%
Under 5 years of age6.4%
Under 1824.3%
65 and over15.9%
Females50.3%
White67.9
Hispanic or Latino of any race2.1
Asian0.3%
Two or more races1.1%
Black or African American30.3%
Native American0.4%
Pacific Islander0%
Had graduated from high school77%
Had a bachelor degree or higher11.2%
Veterans3,817

Households and Housing

Households17,599
Persons per household2.6
Living in the same house for one year or more88.5%
Median household income$31,778
The Per capita income$17,735
Live below the poverty line25.7%
Housing units21,121
Multi-unit structures6%
The median value of owner-occupied housing$81,900
Residents owning their homes73%

Business Facts

Total number of firms3,407
Women-owned firms26.3%
Asian-owned firms1.2%
Hispanic-owned firms0%
Black-owned firms19.1%
Native American-owned firms0%
Pacific Islander-owned firms0%
Retail sales$326,287
Retail sales per capita$7,241
Manufacturers shipments$0
Merchant wholesaler sales$0
Source US Census Data