Washington, IL

16,102 Population
8 square miles 2,007.4 people per square mile

Census data: ACS 2016 5-year unless noted

 

 People

Percent of State Population
0.1%
was 0.1%
 
Population Density
2,007.4
US 88.8 people/sq mile
Dependency Ratio
59.1%
was 63.0%
US Population Dependency Ratio is 49.7
Percent Foreign Born
3.5%
was 3.5%
 
Percent Under 18
27.7%
was 27.8%
 
Percent 65 and Over
13.8%
was 14.2%
 

 Economics

Unemployment Rate
--
No Data Available
Percent Living in Poverty
4.5%
was 4.7%
 
Median Household Income
$71,702
was $71,964
 
Gini Income Distribution
 
39.5
39.4
US Gini Index is 42.0

 Safety

Homicides per 100,000
0
 
Violent Crimes per 100,000
43.9
was 155.0
 
Property Crimes per 100,000
895.9
was 1,194.5
 

 Housing

Total Housing Units
6,415
was 6,233
 
Median Rent
$829
was $763
 
Total Building Permits
109
was 111
 
Occupied Housing Units
6,181
was 5,927
 
Homeownership Rate
81.4%
was 79.8%
 
Single Family Building Permits
57
was 61
 
Residential Units Per Sq Mile
799.7
was 777.0
 
Rental Vacancy Rate
16.9%
was 20.3%
 
Multifamily Building Permits
52
was 50
 
Persons Per Dwelling Unit
2.6
was 2.7
 
Building Permits per 1000 Housing Units
18.1
was 18.5
 
Building Permits per 1000 Residents
7.1
was 7.4
 

 Health

Percent with Insurance Under 18
97.6%
was 97.2%
 
Percent with Insurance 18 to 64
93.4%
 
Percent with Insurance Over 65
100%
was 100%
 

 Education

Percent with High School Diploma or Higher
95.8%
was 95.4%
 
Percent with Bachelors Degree or Higher
36.7%
was 37.7%
 

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