Washington, District of Columbia 

95 Reviews | Review This Place | Photos and Maps

People in Washington, District of Columbia

The population in Washington is 672,228. There are 10,995 people per square mile aka population density. The median age in Washington is 33.7, the US median age is 37.4. The number of people per household in Washington is 2.2, the US average of people per household is 2.6.

Family in Washington
- 28.9% are married
- 9.5% are divorced
- 21.6% are married with children
- 26.6% have children, but are single
Race in Washington

- 35.4% are white
- 48.7% are black
- 3.6% are asian
- 0.2% are native american
- 0.2% claim Other
- 9.9% claim Hispanic Ethnicity

ESTIMATED TOTAL POPULATION BY AGE

Download .xls

  PEOPLEWashington, District of ColumbiaUnited States
  Population672,228321,418,820
  Population - 2010584,400308,745,538
  Population - 2000572,059285,036,114
  Population - 1990606,900251,960,433
  Pop. 1990 to Now10.76%27.57%
  Pop. 2000 to Now17.51%12.76%
  Pop. Density10,99591
  Land Area613,531,905
  Water Area7264,837
  Median Age33.737.4
  Female Population52.66%50.81%
  Male Population47.34%49.19%
  RACE
  White35.38%62.77%
  Black48.72%12.24%
  Asian3.55%4.95%
  Native American0.22%0.66%
  Hawaiian, Pacific Islander0.03%0.16%
  Other0.21%0.20%
  Two or More Races2.01%2.13%
  Hispanic9.88%16.90%
  Non-Hispanic90.12%83.10%
  FAMILY
  Households267,415116,211,000
  Family Households113,59676,958,100
  Non Family Households153,81939,253,000
  Household Size2.222.63
  Married Population28.86%50.58%
  Single Population71.14%49.42%
  Now Married26.45%48.41%
  Married but Separated2.41%2.17%
  Never Married56.99%32.55%
  Widowed4.68%5.95%
  Divorced9.47%10.92%
  Married, w/children21.65%31.68%
  Married, no children33.04%41.44%
  Single, w/children26.61%16.94%
  Single, no children18.70%9.95%
PEOPLE STATS MAP
  • Population
Select Map Options
  • Population
  • Population Density
  • Median Age
  • Percent Female
  • Pop Change
  • Reset Map

  • View More Data >
    Reviews for Washington    95 Reviews
    Day to Day Life is Stressful - 11/14/2017
    I've lived in and around the District for 40 years and have watched it become increasingly congested and stressful. Commutes are a nightmare made worse by the rise of... Read More

    Start Your Review of Washington


    Washington, DC - 9/28/2015
    I've been in DC for 10 yrs now. It's a great place to live, if can afford it. I'm a Chicago native. I came to DC by way of Military.DC was my final duty station. After... Read More

    Climate is big downside - 6/22/2015
    Hazy, hot and humid. Day after... Read More


    View More Data >

    COMPARE CITY TO CITY
    Compare Washington, District of Columbia to any other place in the USA.

    MAPS OF WASHINGTON, DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA
    Check out the latest Maps in a variety of categories including cost of living, population, and commute time.Washington,District of Columbia Map
    ZIP CODES IN WASHINGTON, DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA
    Join BestPlaces