Washington County PA Information


Washington County Subdivisions

Washington County PA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 212,548
Daytime Population: Workers 91,070
Daytime Population: Residents 109,621
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 200,691
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.94
Population in Households 206,930
Population in Familes 166,452
Population in Group Qrtrs 5,618
Population Density2 248
Diversity Index3 16


Median Household Income $56,396
Average Household Income $76,296
Per Capita Income $31,765


Total Housing Units 95,743 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 64,683 (67.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 22,599 (23.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 8,461 ( 8.8%)
Median Home Value $163,415
Average Home Value $200,450


Total Households 87,282
Average Household Size 2.37
Family Households 57,441
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.31% 0.28%
Households 0.35% 0.29%
Families 0.24% 0.22%
Median Household Income   2.49%
Per Capita Income   2.81%


Washington County PA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Washington County to the other 67 counties and county equivalents in Pennsylvania by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 18 75th
Population Density # 22 69th
Diversity Index # 37 46th
Median Household Income # 18 75th
Per Capita Income # 11 85th

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