The primary coordinate point for Washington is located at latitude 38.8951 and longitude -77.0364 in District of Columbia Neighborhood. The formal boundaries for the City of Washington encompass a land area of 61.14 sq. miles and a water area of 7.19 sq. miles. District of Columbia Neighborhood is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 23 feet.
The City of Washington (GNIS ID: 2390665) 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 "N" which identifies a NONFUNCTIONING LEGAL ENTITY.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Washington: Federal Capital, Federal City, Federal Town, Nations Capital, Ranatakariáhshne, Rome, Territory of Columbia, Washington City.
|Population in Households||662,386|
|Population in Familes||392,034|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||39,935|
|Median Household Income||$82,381|
|Average Household Income||$125,544|
|Per Capita Income||$55,846|
|Total Housing Units||337,160 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||128,248 (38.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||182,980 (54.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||25,932 ( 7.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$654,818|
|Average Home Value||$766,213|
|Average Household Size||2.13|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.8%|
|Per Capita Income||2.54%|
The table below compares Washington to the other 1 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Washington, D.C. by rank and percentile using July 1, 2019 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.
|Total Population||# 1||100th|
|Population Density1||# 1||100th|
|Diversity Index2||# 1||100th|
|Median Household Income||# 1||100th|
|Per Capita Income||# 1||100th|