Washington, GA

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Living in Washington

Washington is a very small city located in the state of Georgia. With a population of 3,963 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Washington is the 172nd largest community in Georgia.

Unlike some cities, Washington isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Washington are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Washington is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Washington who work in office and administrative support (12.47%), sales jobs (11.12%), and management occupations (10.01%).

Residents will find that the city is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Washington is worth considering.

The rate of college-level education in Washington is quite a bit lower than the national average among all cities of 21.84%: just 11.98% of people here over 25 have a bachelor's degree or an advanced degree.

The per capita income in Washington in 2018 was $21,751, which is middle income relative to Georgia, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $87,004 for a family of four. However, Washington contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Washington is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Washington home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Washington residents report their race to be Black or African-American, followed by White. Important ancestries of people in Washington include English, German, Irish, French, and European.

The most common language spoken in Washington is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and Spanish.

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