Washington Tazewell County, Illinois

Washington: City in Tazewell County, Illinois

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Washington is a city located in the county of Tazewell in the U.S. state of Illinois. Its population at the 2010 census was 6,263 and a population density of 301 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 city had an estimated population of 6,304 inhabitants.

The city was created 187 years ago in 1833.


Washington is located at 40°42'13"N 89°24'26"W (40.7036500, -89.4073100).


Washington forecast: Mostly sunny, with a high near 64. West northwest wind 6 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. more

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Washington Quick Facts

Population : 6,304 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Illinois (United States)
County : Tazewell County
Different from : Washington County
Postal code : 61571
Phone Area Codes : 309
Area : 20.81 km2
Named for : George Washington
Altitude : 758 feet / 231 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1834 (187 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 23:47:10 (7th May 2021)
Density : 303 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : 0.65% (2010-2019)
Weather : 64℉ Mostly Sunny 7-days weather


The population of Washington increased by 0.65% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 6,263 - census
2011 6,315 0.82% estimation process
2012 6,345 0.47% estimation process
2013 6,360 0.24% estimation process
2014 6,357 -0.05% estimation process
2015 6,341 -0.25% estimation process
2016 6,340 -0.02% estimation process
2017 6,341 0.02% estimation process
2018 6,321 -0.32% estimation process
2019 6,304 -0.27% estimation process

Washington zip code is 61571. County name: Tazewell, County fips: 17179

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People born in Washington (5)

People born in Washington, including basketball player Doug Lee, U.S. Army general Claire E. Hutchin, Jr., basketball player Alec Peters, you can see a list of people who born in Washington.

  • Tim Tully
  • William R. A. Wilson (American author and physician (1870-1911))


College & universities near Washington

Code Name City ZIP
145682 Illinois Central College East Peoria (IL) 61635-0001

Stations (14)

Amtrak & bus stations near Washington

Code Name Address Type
PIA Peoria, Illinois 6100 West Everett M. Dirksen Parkway BUS
BNL Uptown Station 100 East Parkinson St. RAIL
LCN Lincoln Broadway and North Chicago Sts. RAIL
PON Pontiac station 721 West Washington St. RAIL
KEE Kewanee Loomis and North Tremont Sts. RAIL

Other places with the same name (27)

Other cities in Tazewell County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Tazewell County , IL. (more)

City Name Population Title
Pekin 28,223 County seat of Tazewell County, Illinois
East Peoria 22,546 City on the Illinois River in Tazewell County, Illinois, USA
Groveland 18,705 Township in Tazewell County, Illinois
Morton 16,277 Village in Tazewell County, Illinois
Creve Coeur 5,169 Village in Illinois, United States
Marquette Heights 2,645 City in Tazewell County, Illinois, United States
Wesley 2,183 Township in Will County, Illinois
Tremont 2,120 City in Itawamba County, Mississippi, United States of America
Mackinaw 1,884 City in Tazewell County, Illinois, United States of America
Delavan 1,616 Township in Tazewell County, Illinois
North Pekin 1,545 Village in Illinois, USA
Minier 1,190 City in Tazewell County, Illinois, United States of America
South Pekin 1,093 Village in Illinois, USA
Dillon 965 Human settlement in United States of America
Cooper 868 Unincorporated community in Illinois
Hopedale 825 Township in Tazewell County, Illinois

Distance to Other Cities

Washington distances to largest Illinois cities

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