Washington, Washington Dc

Population 632,323

Washington is located in District Of Columbia County, DC. The population is 632,323, making Washington the largest city in District Of Columbia County and the largest city in the state of Washington Dc.

There are 239 public schools in Washington with an average Homefacts rating of B. The total crime rate for Washington is high , and there are 1,090 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 Mount Rainier, Brentwood and Cottage City.

Washington Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Very good
  • No High School Diploma: 9.6%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 33.7%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 56.9%

Crime Rate

46.01% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 367
  • Violent Crimes: 949
  • Robbery: 339
  • Burglary: 261
  • Property Crime: 4
  • Larceny Theft: 3

Registered Offenders

17.58% Lower than national avg.
  • 1,090 offenders in Washington
  • 17.24 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

1,804 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 57
  • Registered Polluters: 12
  • Superfunds: 85
  • Tanks & Spills: 1,650


Very High 5.1%
  • Washington Dc unemployment average: 5.1%
  • National unemployment average: 3.6%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

Schools view all

239 Public Schools view public schools

There are 239 K-12 public schools in Washington, DC and 74 private schools. Homefacts rates Washington's schools as Very good, with an overall B rating.

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Crime view details

1,090 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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0 Former Drug Labs view all

  • Good news! No Drug lab found in Washington, DC

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Property Report Overview

Average Listing Price
$599,900 compared to April 2018
Median Sales Price
No Data

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
  • Rented
  • Owned

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

4,189 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Washington, DC issued 4,189 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 4,189 permits, 288 were issued for single family homes and 3,901 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Washington, DC issued 3,255 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 3,255 permits, 333 were issued for single family homes and 2,922 were issued for multi-family homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $1,401
  • 1 Bedroom: $1,463
  • 2 Bedrooms: $1,686
  • 3 Bedrooms: $2,221
  • 4 Bedrooms: $2,752

Zip Codes

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  • We're sorry! No Cities found near Washington, DC in our database.

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Environmental Hazards

1804 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality MODERATE (206/234)
    Washington, DC has 88.03% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 3 COUNTY
    Washington, DC is a green zone.
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  • UV Index MODERATE 4.79 Average
    Washington, DC 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 Washington, DC

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

Demographics view details

Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Washington, DC: $75,506


Unemployment in Washington is 5.1%. It is higher than the state and national averages, 5.1% and 3.6% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 22.93%
White Collar - 77.07%


State Representatives

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City Representatives

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Neighborhood Info

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