Fort Washington Population Statistics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2019 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated August 2021.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more about Scout's Demographic Data

Fort Washington Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
24,931

Age

Under 5 Years:
5.4%
5 - 17:
13.7%
18 - 24:
6.1%
25 - 34:
10.9%
35 - 54:
25.6%
55 - 64:
17.4%
Over 65 Years:
20.9%

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
Attending College
3.9%
3.9%
High School Graduates
91.8%
91.8%
College Graduated
41.9%
41.9%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

 

Per capita Income

Fort Washington
$45,738
$45,738
USA
$34,103
$34,103

Median household income

Fort Washington
$117,950
$117,950
USA
$62,843
$62,843

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
6.5%

Employment Industries in Fort Washington

 
Public Service
19.1%
19.1%
Professional, scientific, and technical services
13.0%
13.0%
Healthcare
9.7%
9.7%
Education
8.4%
8.4%
Accommodation
8.0%
8.0%
Administration
7.3%
7.3%
Retail
6.9%
6.9%
Construction
5.9%
5.9%
Transportation
4.8%
4.8%
Other
4.2%
4.2%
Finance
3.4%
3.4%
Real estate
3.0%
3.0%
Arts
2.6%
2.6%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
Black or African American
65.4%
65.4%
Hispanic or Latino (Of Any Race)
12.3%
12.3%
Asian
11.0%
11.0%
White
8.5%
8.5%
Other Race / Two or More Races
2.7%
2.7%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islanders
0.1%
0.1%
American Indian and Alaska Native
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

African
1.8%
1.8%
English
1.6%
1.6%
German
1.5%
1.5%
Nigerian
1.5%
1.5%
Irish
1.2%
1.2%
Ghanian
1.1%
1.1%
Italian
1.0%
1.0%
Ethiopian
1.0%
1.0%
Trinidadian and Tobagonian
0.9%
0.9%
Sierra Leonean
0.8%
0.8%
European
0.8%
0.8%
Polish
0.7%
0.7%
Haitian
0.6%
0.6%
Scottish
0.5%
0.5%
Guyanese
0.5%
0.5%
Scots-Irish
0.4%
0.4%
Israeli
0.3%
0.3%
French
0.3%
0.3%
Portuguese
0.3%
0.3%
Jamaican
0.3%
0.3%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
74.8%
74.8%
Spanish
10.4%
10.4%
Tagalog
6.8%
6.8%
African languages
2.6%
2.6%
French
1.7%
1.7%
Korean
0.7%
0.7%
German/Yiddish
0.5%
0.5%
Langs. of India
0.3%
0.3%
Arabic
0.3%
0.3%
Pacific Island languages
0.2%
0.2%
Urdu
0.2%
0.2%
Chinese
0.2%
0.2%
Hungarian
0.1%
0.1%
Vietnamese
0.1%
0.1%
Other Indo-European
0.1%
0.1%
Other Asian languages
0.1%
0.1%
French Creole
0.1%
0.1%
Native American languages
0.0%
0.0%
Navajo
0.0%
0.0%
Laotian
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born Fort Washington Residents:
19.8%