Washington, WV Population

Population: 1,170
Males: 603 (51.5%), Females: 567 (48.5%)

Wood County

Zip code: 26181

Median resident age: 42.2 years
Median household income: $54,483
Median house value: $116,000

Races in Washington:

  • White Non-Hispanic (98.2%)
  • American Indian (1.1%)
  • Two or more races (0.6%)

Ancestries: United States (19.1%), German (17.9%), English (15.5%), Irish (9.0%), French (5.7%), Scotch-Irish (4.4%).

Elevation: 644 feet

Land area: 4.2 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Washington

  • High school or higher: 94.0%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 24.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 10.6%
  • Unemployed: 2.1%
  • Mean travel time to work: 17.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Washington CDP

  • Never married: 10.7%
  • Now married: 76.3%
  • Separated: 0.9%
  • Widowed: 4.4%
  • Divorced: 7.7%

0.9% Foreign born

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Washington:

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Washington:

  • MID-OHIO VALLEY REGIONAL (about 18 miles; PARKERSBURG, WV; Abbreviation: PKB)
  • YEAGER (about 61 miles; CHARLESTON, WV; Abbreviation: CRW)
  • TRI-STATE/MILTON J. FERGUSON FIELD (about 86 miles; HUNTINGTON, WV; Abbreviation: HTS)
Other public-use airports nearest to Washington:

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Washington:

  • WEST VIRGINIA UNIVERSITY AT PARKERSBURG (about 10 miles; PARKERSBURG, WV; Full-time enrollment: 2,306)
  • OHIO UNIVERSITY-MAIN CAMPUS (about 31 miles; ATHENS, OH; Full-time enrollment: 18,721)
  • HOCKING TECHNICAL COLLEGE (about 42 miles; NELSONVILLE, OH; Full-time enrollment: 4,050)
  • WEST VIRGINIA STATE COLLEGE (about 67 miles; INSTITUTE, WV; Full-time enrollment: 3,688)
  • MARSHALL UNIVERSITY (about 77 miles; HUNTINGTON, WV; Full-time enrollment: 12,361)
  • DENISON UNIVERSITY (about 83 miles; GRANVILLE, OH; Full-time enrollment: 2,101)
  • SHAWNEE STATE UNIVERSITY (about 94 miles; PORTSMOUTH, OH; Full-time enrollment: 2,849)