Washington, OK Demographics


Population (year 2000): 520. Estimated population in July 2005: 530 (+1.9% change)
Males: 253 (48.7%), Females: 267 (51.3%)

McClain County

Zip code: 73093

Median resident age: 32.4 years
Median household income: $31,875 (year 2000)
Median house value: $58,600 (year 2000)

Races in Washington:

  • White Non-Hispanic (89.8%)
  • American Indian (4.8%)
  • Hispanic (4.2%)
  • Other race (1.9%)
  • Two or more races (1.9%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander (1.2%)

Ancestries: United States (11.3%), German (7.9%), English (6.7%), French (5.2%), Irish (3.8%), Scottish (1.5%).

Elevation: 1149 feet

Land area: 1.0 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Washington

  • High school or higher: 72.1%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 12.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.1%
  • Unemployed: 1.6%
  • Mean travel time to work: 27.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Washington town

  • Never married: 13.4%
  • Now married: 68.1%
  • Separated: 1.2%
  • Widowed: 8.9%
  • Divorced: 8.4%

5.6% Foreign born (5.6% Latin America).

Population change in the 1990s: +175 (+50.7%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Washington:

  • PURCELL MUNICIPAL HOSPITAL (about 7 miles; PURCELL, OK)
  • GRIFFIN MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (about 11 miles; NORMAN, OK)
  • NORMAN REGIONAL HOSPITAL (about 11 miles; NORMAN, OK)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Washington:

  • WILL ROGERS WORLD (about 24 miles; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; ID: OKC)
  • TINKER AFB (about 25 miles; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; ID: TIK)
  • HENRY POST AAF (about 70 miles; FORT SILL, OK; ID: FSI)
Other public-use airports nearest to Washington:

  • DAVID JAY PERRY (about 7 miles; GOLDSBY, OK; ID: 1K4)
  • PURCELL MUNI (about 10 miles; PURCELL, OK; ID: 3O3)
  • MC CASLIN (about 11 miles; LEXINGTON, OK; ID: O44)
Amtrak stations near Washington:

  • 10 miles: PURCELL (EAST MAIN ST. AT RAILROAD). Services: fully wheelchair accessible.
  • 12 miles: NORMAN (200 S. JONES AVE.)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Washington:

  • UNIVERSITY OF OKLAHOMA NORMAN CAMPUS (about 11 miles; NORMAN, OK; Full-time enrollment: 20,154)
  • OKLAHOMA CITY COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 24 miles; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; FT enrollment: 5,220)
  • ROSE STATE COLLEGE (about 29 miles; MIDWEST CITY, OK; FT enrollment: 4,067)
  • UNIVERSITY OF OKLAHOMA HEALTH SCIENCES CENTER (about 29 miles; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; FT enrollment: 2,447)
  • OKLAHOMA CITY UNIVERSITY (about 30 miles; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; FT enrollment: 3,234)
  • OKLAHOMA STATE UNIVERSITY-OKLAHOMA CITY (about 30 miles; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; FT enrollment: 2,164)
  • SOUTHERN NAZARENE UNIVERSITY (about 33 miles; BETHANY, OK; FT enrollment: 2,002)

Schools

Public high school in Washington:

  • WASHINGTON HS (Students: 220; Location: 101 E. KERBY; Grades: 09 – 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Washington:

  • WASHINGTON ES (Students: 377; Location: 101 E. KERBY; Grades: KG – 05)
  • WASHINGTON MS (Students: 192; Location: 101 E. KERBY; Grades: 06 – 08)