Washington Boro, PA

This is a small community in a single neighborhood. As throughout the site, some neighborhood-level data are reserved for subscribers.



THIS IS A LIMITED PREVIEW OF THE

Washington Boro

NEIGHBORHOOD REPORT
Unlock report

Have an Account? Log In

Need More? See Subscription plans

View a sample Pro Report

Have an Account? Log In

Need More? See Subscription plans


640 Vital Statistics. 23 Condition Alerts found.

Real Estate alerts

Real Estate


44

Statistics

alerts 3 Alerts

Found
Demographics alerts

Demographics


136

Statistics

alerts 0 Alerts

Found
Crimes alerts

Crimes


67

Statistics

alerts 6 Alerts

Found
Schools alerts

Schools


65

Statistics

alerts 5 Alerts

Found

328

Statistics

alerts 9 Alerts

Found


Washington Boro Profile


Overview

Washington Boro is a tiny town located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 759 people and just one neighborhood, Washington Boro is the 865th largest community in Pennsylvania. Much of the housing stock in Washington Boro was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic towns in the country.

Washington Boro real estate is some of the most expensive in Pennsylvania, although Washington Boro house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.

Occupations and Workforce

Unlike some towns, Washington Boro isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Washington Boro are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Washington Boro is a town of service providers, managers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Washington Boro who work in management occupations (17.92%), personal care services (8.85%), and sales jobs (8.19%).


Setting & Lifestyle

In addition, Washington Boro is home to many people who could be described as "urban sophisticates". Urban sophisticates are people who are both educated and wealthy, and thus tend to be older, richer, and more established than young professionals. "Urban sophisticates" is not just about being educated and well-off financially: it is a point of view and state of mind, one that you might call 'urbaneness'. But such people can and do regularly live in small towns, suburbs and rural areas, as well as in big cities. They read, support the arts and high-end shops, and love travel.

Washington Boro is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Washington Boro’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.

Residents will find that the town 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 Boro is worth considering.

Washington Boro is a very car-oriented town. 0.98% of residents commute to work in a private automobile rather than by other means, such as public transit, bicycling, or walking. This is because Washington Boro is a small town , and most people who live here have to drive out of town for work, and the town population is not large nor dense enough to support an extensive public transportation system. Washington Boro has a lot of rural roads, and houses can be far apart. Many residents drive out of town for regular shopping trips as well.

Washington Boro is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.

Washington Boro Demographics

The citizens of Washington Boro are slightly better educated than the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns, with 21.92% of adults in Washington Boro having a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Washington Boro in 2010 was $30,407, which is upper middle income relative to Pennsylvania and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $121,628 for a family of four. However, Washington Boro contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Washington Boro home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Washington Boro residents report their race to be White. Important ancestries of people in Washington Boro include Irish, English, Pennsylvania German, and Swiss.

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

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:
  • Home Values, Rents: Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau), National Agriculture Statistics Service (U.S. Department of Agriculture).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Home Values, Rents: Reflects Q1 2017. Updated quarterly.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   NeighborhoodScout uses over 600 characteristics to build a neighborhood profile… Read more

44 Vital Statistics. 3 Condition Alerts found.

Average Home Values

 

Median Home Value:
Locked

Median Real Estate Taxes:
Locked ( effective rate)

Neighborhood Home Prices

Nhoodhomepriceslocked
Nhoodhomepricesplot

years of average rent needed to buy average home in this neighborhood
years and months

Average Market Rent

 

Average Market Rent:
/ per month

MEDIAN MONTHLY RENT BY NUMBER OF BEDROOMS

Nhoodmonthlyrentlocked
Nhoodhomepricesplot

Setting

 
Nhoodsettinglocked

Neighborhood Look and Feel

Nhooddensitylocked

Housing Market Details

 

AGE OF Washington Boro, PA HOMES

Nhoodageofhomeslocked

TYPE OF Washington Boro, PA HOMES

Nhoodtypeofhomeslocked

SIZE OF Washington Boro, PA HOMES

Nhoodhomesizelocked

SIZE OF Washington Boro, PA HOMES

Nhoodspecialhomeslocked

homeownership

 
Nhoodonwershiplocked

Neighborhood Demographics Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

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

136 Vital Statistics. 0 Condition Alerts found.

Lifestyle

 
Nhoodlifestylelocked

Special character

 
Nhoodspecialcharacterlocked

Age / Marital Status

 

Age

Nhoodagelocked

Marital Status

Nhoodmaritallocked

Gender Ratio

Nhoodgenderlocked

Military & College Status

 
Nhoodcollegelocked

Household Types

 

One person households

Nhoodhouseholdtypes2

Same Sex Partners

Nhoodhouseholdtypes1

Married Couple with Child

Nhoodhouseholdtypes1

Single Parent with Child

Nhoodhouseholdtypes2

Employment Industries in Washington Boro

 
Nhoodindustrieslocked

Commute to work

 

Average One-way Commute Time

Nhoodcommutedlocked

Means Of Transport

Nhoodtransportlocked

Vehicles Per Household

Nhoodvehicleslocked

Migration & Mobility

 
Nhoodmigrationlocked

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 

Diversity Index

(100 is the most diverse)


More diverse than of U.S. neighborhoods.

Nhoodracelocked

Occupations

 
Nhoodoccupationlocked

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (top 20)

Nhoodancestrylocked

Languages Spoken (top 20)

Nhoodlanguageslocked

Unemployment Rate

 
Nhoodunemploymentlocked

Average Income

 

Per Capita Income

Nhoodcapitaincomelocked

Median Household Income

Nhoodhouseholdincomelocked

Education

 

Percent with College Degree

Nhoodcollegedegreelocked

Percent with Advanced Degree

Nhoodadvanceddegreelocked

income & education

 
Nhooddemoplotlocked

Neighborhood Crime Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   Uniform Crime Reporting Program (Federal Bureau of Investigation), additional data from local police agencies.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2015 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2016 (latest available). Updated annually. Wheres 2016 data?

Methodology:   Our nationwide meta-analysis overcomes the issues inherent in any crime database, including non-reporting and reporting errors. This is possible by associating the 9.4 million reported crimes in the U.S, including over 2 million geocoded point locations…. Read more

67 Vital Statistics. 6 Condition Alerts found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 

total Crime Index

(100 is safest)


Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

Neighborhood Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total
Number of Crimes
Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

Neighborhood Violent Crime

violent Crime Index

(100 is safest)


Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

Violent Crime Index By Type

Murder
Index
Rape
Index
Robbery
Index
Assault
Index

100 is safest

100 is safest

100 is safest

100 is safest

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Washington Boro 0.101011101001110
Pennsylvania 3.15

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in

in Washington Boro

1 in 317

in Pennsylvania

Washington Boro VIOLENT CRIMES

Population:
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total
Rate per 1,000

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population:
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total
Rate per 1,000

Neighborhood Property Crime

property Crime Index

(100 is safest)


Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

Property Crime Index By Type
Burglary
Index
Theft
Index
Motor Vehicle
Theft

100 is safest

100 is safest

100 is safest

property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Washington Boro 0.101011101001110
Pennsylvania 18.13

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in

in Washington Boro

1 in 55

in Pennsylvania

Washington Boro Property CRIMES

Population:
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total
Rate per 1,000

United States Property CRIMES

Population:
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total
Rate per 1,000

Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Washington Boro 0.101011101001110
Pennsylvania 51

Neighborhood Public School Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2015 – 2016 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   Only NeighborhoodScout gives you nationally comparable school ranks based on test scores, so you can directly compare the quality of schools in any location. Read more

65 Vital Statistics. 5 Condition Alerts found.

School Rating Information

 

School Quality

(100 is best)

Better than of U.S. schools.

Neighborhood School Quality Rating

Rates the quality of all K-12 public schools that serve this neighborhood. Info

Schools That Serve This Neighborhood *

Locked

Neighborhood Educational Environment

Adults In Neighborhood With College Degree Or Higher
Children In The Neighborhood Living In Poverty

This neighborhood is served by 1 district:

PENN MANOR SD


Students Enrolled in This District


Schools in District


Students Per Classroom

District Quality Compared to Pennsylvania

(10 is best)

Better than of PA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to PA Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Central Manor Elementary School
3717 Blue Rock Rd
Washington Boro, PA, 17582
KG-06
Marticville Middle School
356 Frogtown Rd
Pequea, PA, 17565
07-08
Pequea Elementary School
802 Millwood Rd
Willow Street, PA, 17584
KG-06
Penn Manor High School
East Cottage Avenue
Millersville, PA, 17551
09-12
Eshleman Elementary School
545 Leaman Ave
Millersville, PA, 17551
KG-06
Martic Elementary School
266 Martic Heights Dr
Holtwood, PA, 17532
KG-06
Letort Elementary School
561 Letort Rd
Washington Boro, PA, 17582
KG-06
Hambright Elementary School
3000 Charlestown Rd
Lancaster, PA, 17603
KG-06
Conestoga Elementary School
100 Hill St
Conestoga, PA, 17516
KG-06
Manor Middle School
2950 Charlestown Rd
Lancaster, PA, 17603
07-08

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 36.3% 44.9%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 27.9% 40.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 8.4% 4.5%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures
Support Expenditures
Student
Staff
General Administration
School Administration
Operation
Transportation
Other
Total Support
Non-instructional Expenditures
Total Expenditures

comparable neighborhoods nearby Icon info alt