Washington, Indiana Population 2020

12,213

Washington is a city located in Indiana. With a 2020 population of 12,213, it is the 67th largest city in Indiana and the 2681st largest city in the United States. Washington is currently growing at a rate of 0.26% annually and its population has increased by 6.12% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 11,509 in 2010. Spanning over 7 miles, Washington has a population density of 1,843 people per square mile.

The average household income in Washington is $52,643 with a poverty rate of 18.27%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $676 per month, and the median house value is $84,800. The median age in Washington is 36.9 years, 34.5 years for males, and 40.7 years for females. For every 100 females there are 102.9 males.

Washington Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Washington was:

  • White: 89.34%
  • Other race: 4.29%
  • Black or African American: 4.03%
  • Two or more races: 2.18%
  • Native American: 0.08%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.08%
  • Asian: 0.00%
The current population of Washington, Indiana is 12,213, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 12,149.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 11,509.

Washington, Indiana Population 2020

Year Total Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202033,293730.22%
201933,220730.22%
201833,147730.22%
201733,0741020.31%
201632,9721610.49%
201532,8111300.40%
201432,6813991.22%
201332,2821650.51%
201232,1171690.53%
201131,9482280.71%
201031,7200.00%

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White10,78289.34%
Some Other Race5184.29%
Black or African American4864.03%
Two or More Races2632.18%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander100.08%
American Indian and Alaska Native100.08%

Washington Population Pyramid 2020

Washington Median Age

36.9


Total

34.5


Male

40.7


Female

Washington Adults

There are 8,961 adults, (1,996 of whom are seniors) in Washington.

Washington Age Dependency

73.3

Age Dependency Ratio

28.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Washington Sex Ratio

Female

5,947

49.28%

Male

6,122

50.72%

Washington Households and Families

Washington Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Washington Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.4%15.6%
All63.3%36.7%
Male57.6%42.4%
Non Family48.8%51.2%
Female36%64%

63.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,6432.5263.3
Married2,0253.1784.4
Non Family1,6921.1648.8
Female5843.6236
Male3423.5457.6

3.18

Average Family Size

2.52

Average Household Size

8.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Washington Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5927.59%
9th to 12th Grade1,10314.14%
High School Graduate3,07139.38%
Some College1,30816.77%
Associates Degree6077.78%
Bachelors Degree7609.75%
Graduate Degree3574.58%

Washington Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White6,8835,7011,077
Hispanic65724540
Black18897
Other Race183
Multiple Races6060
Native American10

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 15.65%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,907$31,784$23,070
Less Than High School$21,132$25,248$17,207
High School Grad$27,946$33,148$20,873
Some College$27,408$35,959$21,250
Bachelors Degree$43,807$51,929$36,767
Graduate Degree$61,094$54,479$61,875

$27,907

Average Earnings

$31,784

Average Male

$23,070

Average Female

Washington Language

Washington Language by Age

Washington Language

86.09% of Washington residents speak only English, while 13.91% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 11.56% of the population.

Washington Poverty

Washington Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White9,4761,51916.03%
Hispanic1,50030020.00%
Black46223651.08%
Other5077314.40%
Multiple2455622.86%
Islander1010100.00%

18.27%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.61%

Male Poverty Rate

18.96%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Washington

The race most likely to be in poverty in Washington is Islander, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Washington is Other, with 14.40% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.09%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.33%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.94%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School25.51%
Some College16.36%
High School12.82%
Bachelors or Greater2.09%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed88.75%
Male Unemployed40.97%
Female Employed10.38%
Male Employed10.06%

Washington Income

Washington Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$40,645$52,643
Families$55,231$65,242
Married Families$63,613-
Non Families$18,831$27,955

Washington Marital Status

Washington Marital Status

Marriage Rates

45.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

45.9%

Male Marriage Rate

45.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Washington Married by Age and Sex

Washington Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Washington Marital Status by Race

Washington Veterans

885

Number of Veterans

833

Male Veterans

52

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam315
First Gulf War173
Second Gulf War120
Korea72
World War II15
Age Group Veterans
65 to 74250
35 to 54247
75+184
55 to 64104
18 to 34100
Name Veterans % of Total
White84210.10%
Black269.06%
2 or More1711.56%
Hispanic141.83%

$Washington Veterans by Education

8.37%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.60%

Veteran Disability Rate

Washington Employment Status

63.9%

Labor Force Participation

59.7%

Employment Rate

6.6%

Unemployment Rate

Washington Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

75.91%

Born in Indiana

93.89%

Native Born

6.11%

Foreign Born

5.23%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

93.89% of Washington residents were born in the United States, with 75.91% having been born in Indiana. 5.23% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202012,213320.26%
201912,181320.26%
201812,149440.36%
201712,105320.27%
201612,073560.47%
201512,017310.26%
201411,9861631.38%
201311,823670.57%
201211,7561010.87%
201111,6551261.09%
201011,5291490.13%
200011,3805420.49%
199010,838-487-0.44%
198011,325-33-0.03%
197011,3585120.46%
196010,846-141-0.13%
195010,9871,6751.67%
19409,3122420.26%
19309,0703270.37%
19208,7438891.08%
19107,854-697-0.85%
19008,5512,4873.50%
18906,0641,7413.44%
18804,3231,4224.07%
18702,9010.00%