East Washington, Pennsylvania

East Washington: Borough of Pennsylvania

About

East Washington is a city located in the county of Washington in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. Its population at the 2010 census was 2,234 and a population density of 4,964 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 1,801 inhabitants.

The city was created 132 years ago in 1891.

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Location of East Washington on Pennsylvania map.

Quick Facts about East Washington

Population : 1,801 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Pennsylvania (United States)
County : Washington County
Area : 0.45 km2
Altitude : 1,142 feet / 348 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1892 (132 years ago)
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 14:18:02 (21st June 2024)
Density : 4,002 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -24.04% (2010-2020)
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Geography

East Washington is located at 40°10'25"N 80°14'15"W (40.1736800, -80.2375600).

East Washington map

Demographics

According to census records, the population of East Washington decreased by 24.04% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 2,234 - census
2011 1,880 -18.83% estimation process
2012 1,879 -0.05% estimation process
2013 1,866 -0.7% estimation process
2014 1,858 -0.43% estimation process
2015 1,849 -0.49% estimation process
2016 1,835 -0.76% estimation process
2017 1,826 -0.49% estimation process
2018 1,820 -0.33% estimation process
2019 1,810 -0.55% estimation process
2020 1,801 -0.5% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 8,497
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 8,941
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : -5.0%
April 1, 2020 Population : 8,510
April 1, 2010 Population : 8,880
People under 5 years old, percentage : 7.6%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 25.8%
People over 65 (%) : 16.2%
Female persons, % : 50.0%
White only, percent : 61.8%
Black or African American alone, percent : 1.1%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 22.1%
Asians alone % : 0.5%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.0%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 11.3%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 7.0%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 59.1%
2015-2019 Veterans : 463
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 2.9%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 54.8%

Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 54.8%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $104,600
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $986
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $381
2015-2019 median gross rent : $650
2015-2019 Households : 3,350
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.50
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 77.9%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 6.0%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 86.7%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 75.3%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 79.6%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 16.5%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 15.8%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 27.2%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 52.6%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 50.4%
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 16,057
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 193,893
2012 total retail sales per capita : $22,392
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 19.9
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $33,145
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $19,065
Percentage of people living in poverty : 29.6%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 1,281
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 669
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 328
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 280
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 882
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 76
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,118
2010 population per square mile : 668.9
2010 land area in square miles : 13.28

Schools in East Washington

College & universities near East Washington, PA

Code Name City ZIP
216667 Washington & Jefferson College Washington (PA) 15301
214892 Penn Commercial Business/Technical School Washington (PA) 15301-6822
216630 Washington Hospital School of Nursing Washington (PA) 15301
368407 Western Area Career & Technology Center Canonsburg (PA) 15317
215415 Pittsburgh Technical College Oakdale (PA) 15071

Stations (7)

Amtrak & bus stations near East Washington, PA

Code Name Address Type
PGH Union Station 1100 Liberty Avenue RAIL
COV Connellsville station North Water Street and West Peach Street RAIL
GNB Greensburg Harrison Ave. and Seton Hill Dr. RAIL
LAB Latrobe station 329 McKinley Ave RAIL
ALC Alliance 820 East Main Street RAIL

Post offices near East Washington

Post Office Name City ZIP
Central Washington Post Office Washington (PA) 15301

Other cities in Washington County

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Washington County , PA. (more)

City Name Population Title
McMurray 66,573 Census-designated place in Peters Township, Washington County, Pennsylvania (USA)
South Strabane 9,449 Township in Washington County, Pennsylvania
Canonsburg 8,751 Borough in Washington County, Pennsylvania
Maple Glen 7,635 City in Pennsylvania, United States of America
Donora 4,546 Borough in Washington County, Pennsylvania
Monongahela 4,090 City of Pennsylvania
Charleroi 3,887 Borough in Pennsylvania, United States
Wolfdale 2,888 Census designated place
Gastonville 2,818 Census designated place
McGovern 2,742 Census designated place
Bentleyville 2,479 Village in Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States of America
Hickory 2,373 Census-designated place in Mount Pleasant Township, Washington County, Pennsylvania, United States
Lowhill 2,360 Township in Lehigh County, Pennsylvania
New Eagle 2,079 Borough of Pennsylvania
Buffalo 2,011 Township in northeastern Perry County, Pennsylvania
Sparta 1,708 Township in Crawford County, Pennsylvania

Distance to Other Cities

East Washington distances to largest Pennsylvania cities