Washington Beaufort County, North Carolina

Washington: City in Beaufort County, North Carolina, United States of America

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Location of Washington on North Carolina map.


Washington is a city located in the county of Beaufort in the U.S. state of North Carolina. Its population at the 2010 census was 9,744 and a population density of 417 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 9,487 inhabitants.

The city was created 245 years ago in 1775.

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Washington is located at 35°32'48"N 77°3'8"W (35.5465500, -77.0521700).

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Washington forecast: Sunny, with a high near 79. Southeast wind 0 to 7 mph. more

Washington Quick Facts

Population : 9,487 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : North Carolina (United States)
County : Beaufort County
Different from : Washington County
Postal code : 27889
Phone Area Codes : 252
Area : 23.37 km2
Named for : George Washington
Altitude : 10 feet / 3 meters
Capital city : Washington is capital of Beaufort County
Establishment : January 01, 1776 (245 years ago)
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 14:59:59 (24th October 2021)
Density : 406 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -2.71% (2010-2020)
Weather : 79℉ Sunny 7-days weather


According to census records, the population of Washington decreased by 2.71% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 9,744 - census
2011 9,800 0.57% estimation process
2012 9,817 0.17% estimation process
2013 9,797 -0.2% estimation process
2014 9,760 -0.38% estimation process
2015 9,738 -0.23% estimation process
2016 9,664 -0.77% estimation process
2017 9,554 -1.15% estimation process
2018 9,524 -0.31% estimation process
2019 9,497 -0.28% estimation process
2020 9,487 -0.11% estimation process

Washington zip code is 27889. County name: Beaufort, County fips: 37013

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People born in Washington (34)

People born in Washington, including politician Churchill C. Cambreleng, politician William Kennedy, screenwriter and film director William Churchill deMille, you can see a list of people who born in Washington.

Schools in Washington

College & universities near Washington, NC

Code Name City ZIP
197966 Beaufort County Community College Washington (NC) 27889
198464 East Carolina University Greenville (NC) 27858-4353
483425 Alexander Paul Institute of Hair Design Greenville (NC) 27858-3344
198905 Martin Community College Williamston (NC) 27892-9988
199333 Pitt Community College Winterville (NC) 28590

Stations (10)

Amtrak & bus stations near Washington, NC

Code Name Address Type
GRN Greenville, NC Second and Reade Streets BUS
NBR New Bern, NC 203 South Front Street BUS
KNC Kinston, NC 101 East New Bern Road BUS
HVL Havelock, NC 201 Tourist Center Drive BUS
WLN Wilson 401 East Nash Street RAIL

Post offices near Washington

Post Office Name City ZIP
Washington Post Office Washington (NC) 27889
Chocowinity Post Office Chocowinity (NC) 27817
Grimesland Post Office Grimesland (NC) 27837
Pinetown Post Office Pinetown (NC) 27865
Simpson Post Office Simpson (NC) 27879

Other places with the same name (30)

Other cities in Beaufort County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Beaufort County , NC.

City Name Population Title
River Road 4,394 Township in Beaufort County, North Carolina
Belhaven 1,582 City in Beaufort County, North Carolina, United States of America
Chocowinity 770 Township in Beaufort County, North Carolina
Aurora 511 Town in North Carolina, USA
Washington Park 429 Town of the United States
Bath 241 Town of the United States
Pantego 175 Township in Beaufort County, North Carolina

Distance to Other Cities

Washington distances to largest North Carolina cities