GA

National Population : 333,590,059
Georgia State Population : 10,835,660

About Washington, GA

Washington, GA is located in Wilkes County in the state of Georgia.

The total City Population for Washington is about 3,314 with about 198 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 7,897.

The Average Home Value is $83,800.00, which is roughly 40% lower than the Average Home Value of $139,998.00 for the state of Georgia, and roughly 56% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $34,821.00, which is roughly 30% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $49,600.00 for the state of Georgia, and roughly 39% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Washington is about 4.1%.

Georgia is ranked #51 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 7.47 out of 100.

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Voting

Wilkes County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a significant difference of 23.48% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 56.13%
Democratic: 42.95%
Libertarian: 0.91%


Nearby Locations

Philomath, GA (1.37 mi.)
Rayle, GA (1.37 mi.)
Tignall, GA (5.30 mi.)
Danburg, GA (5.30 mi.)
Crawfordville, GA (15.52 mi.)
Lincolnton, GA (15.58 mi.)
Norwood, GA (19.02 mi.)
Carlton, GA (19.46 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 30673
Latitude : 33.743149
Longitude : -82.701602
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 465 ft.
Area Code(s) : 706

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.40
Male Population Estimate : 48.68%
Female Population Estimate : 51.32%
Median Age : 42.7
Male Median Age : 39.8
Female Median Age : 45.3

White Population Estimate : 51.53%
Black Population Estimate : 46.71%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 3.34%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.63%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.00%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.57%
Other Population Estimate : 2.13%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Washington specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Wilkes County: Data Not Available
Average # of Violent Crimes for Wilkes County: About 308 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Wilkes County is about 7% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.