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Washington County Statistics

Facts

Land area457.8 square miles
Population Density322.1 persons per square mile.

Population

Population (2013)149,588
Population change1.5%
Under 5 years of age5.8%
Under 1822.3%
65 and over15.4%
Females48.9%
White84.8
Hispanic or Latino of any race4
Asian1.6%
Two or more races2.6%
Black or African American10.7%
Native American0.3%
Pacific Islander0.1%
Had graduated from high school86%
Had a bachelor degree or higher19.5%
Veterans12,218

Households and Housing

Households55,960
Persons per household2.5
Living in the same house for one year or more84.6%
Median household income$55,609
The Per capita income$26,532
Live below the poverty line12.4%
Housing units60,830
Multi-unit structures19%
The median value of owner-occupied housing$206,100
Residents owning their homes64.9%

Business Facts

Total number of firms11,240
Women-owned firms26%
Asian-owned firms2.1%
Hispanic-owned firms0%
Black-owned firms3.9%
Native American-owned firms0%
Pacific Islander-owned firms0%
Retail sales$2,463,271
Retail sales per capita$16,988
Manufacturers shipments$2,448,692
Merchant wholesaler sales$1,265,253
Source US Census Data