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Washington, New Jersey - Basic Facts

The Borough of Washington had a population of 6,913 as of July 1, 2018.

The primary coordinate point for Washington is located at latitude 40.7585 and longitude -74.9832 in Warren County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Washington (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.94 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Warren County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 456 feet.

The Borough of Washington (GNIS ID: 885432) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Washington: Mansfield Woodhouse.

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Washington, NJ Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 6,913
Population in Households 6,913
Population in Familes 5,550
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 3,560
Diversity Index3 47


Median Household Income $67,895
Average Household Income $87,965
Per Capita Income $35,845


Total Housing Units 3,054 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,468 (48.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,349 (44.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 237 ( 7.8%)
Median Home Value $232,865
Average Home Value $255,688


Total Households 2,817
Average Household Size 2.45
Family Households 1,787
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.82% 0.28%
Households 0.87% 0.34%
Families 0.83% 0.31%
Median Household Income   2.41%
Per Capita Income   3.3%

Washington, NJ - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Washington to the other 545 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New Jersey by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 215 61st
Population Density # 192 65th
Diversity Index # 238 57th
Median Household Income # 368 33rd
Per Capita Income # 341 38th

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