Fort Washington, Maryland

Population 25,638

Fort Washington is located in Prince Georges County, MD. The population is 25,638, making Fort Washington the 8th largest city in Prince Georges County.

There are 12 public schools in Fort Washington with an average Homefacts rating of C-. The total crime rate for Fort Washington is very low , and there are 61 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Fort Washington is very high and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Fort Washington property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Fort Washington include Fort Hunt, Friendly and National Harbor.

Fort Washington Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Below Average
  • No High School Diploma: 9.1%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 49.1%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 41.8%

Crime Rate

48.44% Lower than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 426
  • Violent Crimes: 348
  • Robbery: 155
  • Burglary: 77
  • Property Crime: 929
  • Larceny Theft: 426

Registered Offenders

43.09% Higher than national avg.
  • 61 offenders in Fort Washington
  • 23.79 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

30 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 0
  • Superfunds: 4
  • Tanks & Spills: 26


Very High 5.0%
  • Maryland unemployment average: 4.4%
  • National unemployment average: 3.7%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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There are 12 K-12 public schools in Fort Washington, MD and 3 private schools. Homefacts rates Fort Washington's schools as Below Average, with an overall C- rating.
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3 Private Schools

Beddow School - Ft Washington Campus

Henson Valley Academy

National Christian Academy

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0 Colleges & Universities view all colleges & universities

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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  • Good news! No Drug lab found in Fort Washington, MD

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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $1,340
  • 1 Bedroom: $1,363
  • 2 Bedrooms: $1,553
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,967
  • 4 Bedrooms: $2,363

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Environmental Hazards

30 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (385/400)
    Fort Washington, MD has 96.25% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 2 COUNTY
    Fort Washington, MD is a yellow zone.
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  • UV Index MODERATE 4.44 Average
    Fort Washington, MD is a moderate risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 36.97°
  • February 39.93°
  • March 48.08°
  • April 58.8°
  • May 67.8°
  • June 77.13°
  • July 81.77°
  • August 79.8°
  • September 72.68°
  • October 60.78°
  • November 49.68°
  • December 41.05°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Fort Washington, MD

Fort Washington, MD has a very low risk of earthquakes.
Fort Washington, MD has no risk of hurricanes.
Fort Washington, MD has a high risk of hail storms.
Fort Washington, MD has a very high risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Fort Washington, MD: $104,114


Unemployment in Fort Washington is 5.0%. It is higher than the state and national averages, 4.4% and 3.7% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 30.07%
White Collar - 69.93%


State Representatives

  • Gov. Larry Hogan
  • Sen. Benjamin L. Cardin
  • Sen. Barbara A. Mikulski

City Representatives

  • Donna F. Edwards
  • Steny H. Hoyer

Neighborhood Info

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12 FCC Towers view all

1 Fire Station view all

1 Hospital view all

0 Libraries view all

  • No library found in Fort Washington, MD

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