Washington is a very small city located in the state of Georgia. With a population of 3,981 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 sales jobs (11.33%), office and administrative support (10.17%), and food service (8.62%).
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 percentage of adults in Washington who are college-educated is close to the national average for all communities of 21.84%: 19.15% of the adults in Washington have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Washington in 2010 was $18,309, 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 $73,236 for a family of four.
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 Irish, German, European, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Washington is English. Other important languages spoken here include Vietnamese and Portuguese.