Washington County, Iowa 

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Population

21,992

+2.2% since 2020

Unemployment Rate

4.2%

Median Income

$55,198

Median Home Price

$157,700

Median Age

40.8

Comfort Index (Climate)

8.6 / 4.8

summer / winter

United States / Iowa / No Metro Area / Washington County / Cities / Zip Codes
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Best Places to Live in Washington County, Iowa

College town - Eastern Iowa along I-80. June, September and May are the most pleasant months in Washington County, while January and December are the least comfortable months.

washington, IA Housing Market
Lowest Priced HomesHOMES UNDER $250,000
Most Expensive ListingsHOMES $250,001 to $500,000
Largest HomesHOMES $500,001 to $750,000
Median Priced HomesHOMES $750,001 to $1,000,000
Pros
College-town amenities
Diverse economy
Educated population
Cons
Harsh winters
Cost of housing
Outdoor recreation


What Bert Has To Say About Iowa City Metro Area

Once the capital of the state, Iowa City is both home to the University of Iowa and a livable city boasting a diverse cultural environment, attractive downtown, and historic campus buildings. True to college-town form, the area has the highest housing costs in the state and one of the highest levels of educational attainment in the country. The city is well-educated, progressive, active, and has a strong community feel. An assortment of shops, restaurants, and entertainment venues in a lively downtown and Iowa River riverfront setting anchored by a large pedestrian mall.


QUICK FACTS

Country: United States
State: Iowa
County: Washington County
Metro Area: No Metro Area
Political Ideology: Moderately conservative
City: Washington, Kalona, 8 total
Zip Codes: 52353 52247 52327 52356 52201 52540 52621 52359
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 708 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Washington County is 4.2% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Washington County jobs have increased by 0.5%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Washington County's cost of living is 13.5% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Washington County's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
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VOTING
In the last Presidential election, Washington county remained overwhelmingly Republican, 59.3% to 38.8%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Washington County's population is 21,992 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 2.2%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 20.7 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Washington County is . Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 4.8%.

SCHOOLS
Washington County public schools spend $11,553 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 13.1 students per teacher in Washington County. More Education



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Housing Market in washington

It's a good time to buy in Washington. Home Appreciation is up 3.6% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Washington is .

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ZIP CODES IN WASHINGTON COUNTY, IOWA
52353 52247 52327 52356 52201 52540 52621 52359

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