Washington, Utah


Washington, Utah
A view across Washington

The city of Washington is one of the eastern suburbs of St. George. When I drove through in late September, 2015, I couldn't tell where one city ended and the other began.

The population of Washington has more than doubled since 2000.

Looking north from Washington, Utah
The Pine Valley Mountains are north of Washington
Fast Facts about Washington, Utah
Washington, Washington County, UT 84780
Latitude: 37.12°N
Longitude: 113.51°W
Settled: 1857
Elevation: 2,792'

Education:
High School or Higher: 87.3%
Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 18.4%
Graduate or Professional Degree: 7.0%
Cost of Living Index for Washington: 88.3
Median Resident Age: 32.5 Years

2015 Estimates:
Median Household Income: $49,000
Median Home Value: $230,000
Major Industries:
Construction, Lodging & Food Services, Health Care, Educational Services, Retail Services, Waste Management Services, Repair & Maintenance, Government, Social Services, Real Estate Services
Unemployed (March 2015): 4.6%
 
Population Demographics: 2010
Total Population
18,761
Males
9,329
Females
9,432
Population by Age
Under 18
6,028
18 & over
12,733
20-24
1,175
25-34
2,830
35-49
2,777
50-64
2,661
65 & over
2,863
Population by Ethnicity
Hispanic or Latino
1,574
Non Hispanic or Latino
17,187
Population by Race
White
17,010
African-American
61
Asian
168
Native American
185
Hawaiian or Pacific Islander
127
Other
830
Two or more
380
 
Washington County Pages
 
Photos courtesy of Raymond Shobe, CCA 2.0 License