Washington, Pennsylvania

Population 13,720

Washington is located in Washington County, PA. The population is 13,720, making Washington the largest city in Washington County.

There are 10 public schools in Washington with an average Homefacts rating of B-. The total crime rate for Washington is moderate , and there are 7 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Washington is very high and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Washington property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Washington include East Washington, North Franklin Township and Meadowlands.

Washington Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Above average
  • No High School Diploma: 13.1%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 69%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 17.9%

Crime Rate

23.12% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 208
  • Violent Crimes: 469
  • Robbery: 134
  • Burglary: 603
  • Property Crime: 3
  • Larceny Theft: 2

Registered Offenders

74.46% Lower than national avg.
  • 7 offenders in Washington
  • 5.10 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

144 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 7
  • Registered Polluters: 16
  • Superfunds: 11
  • Tanks & Spills: 110


Very High 4.5%
  • Pennsylvania unemployment average: 4.5%
  • National unemployment average: 3.7%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

Schools view all

10 Public Schools view public schools

There are 10 K-12 public schools in Washington, PA and 7 private schools. Homefacts rates Washington's schools as Above average, with an overall B- rating.

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Crime view details

7 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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Property Report Overview

Average Listing Price
$172,450 compared to July 2018
Median Sales Price
No Data

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
  • Rented
  • Owned

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

1 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Washington, PA issued 1 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Washington, PA issued 2 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
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Fair Market Rents

**Displaying data from Washington, PA
  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $540
  • 1 Bedroom: $620
  • 2 Bedrooms: $770
  • 3 Bedrooms: $960
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,050

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Environmental Hazards

144 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality MODERATE (206/234)
    Washington, PA has 88.03% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 2 COUNTY
    Washington, PA is a yellow zone.
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  • UV Index MODERATE 4.13 Average
    Washington, PA is a moderate risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 28.42°
  • February 32.13°
  • March 42.33°
  • April 53.25°
  • May 62.27°
  • June 69.47°
  • July 73.73°
  • August 72.02°
  • September 65.7°
  • October 54.02°
  • November 43.6°
  • December 33.48°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Washington, PA

Washington, PA has a very low risk of earthquakes.
Washington, PA has no risk of hurricanes.
Washington, PA has a low risk of hail storms.
Washington, PA has a very low risk of tornadoes.

Demographics view details

Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Washington, PA: $36,512


Unemployment in Washington is 4.5%. It is higher than the state and national averages, 4.5% and 3.7% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 49.54%
White Collar - 50.46%


State Representatives

  • Gov. Tom Wolf
  • Sen. Robert P. Casey Jr.
  • Sen. Patrick J. Toomey

City Representatives

  • Tim Murphy

Neighborhood Info

1 Airport view all

Nearest Major Airports

20 FCC Towers view all

2 Hospitals view all

1 Library view all

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