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Washington Township
  • Town in Pennsylvania

Report Card

grade B minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade B minus
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade B
  3. Housing
    grade B
  4. Nightlife
    grade B
  5. Good for Families
    grade B minus
  6. Diversity
    grade B minus
  7. Jobs
    grade B
  8. Weather
    grade B minus
  9. Cost of Living
    grade B
  10. Health & Fitness
    grade B
  11. Outdoor Activities
    grade B minus
  12. Commute
    grade C+

editorial

Washington Township is located in Pennsylvania with a population of 14,627. Washington Township is in Franklin County. Living in Washington Township offers residents a suburban rural mix feel and most residents own their homes. Many families, young professionals, and retirees live in Washington Township and residents tend to be conservative. The public schools in Washington Township are above average.

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Real Estate

Median Home Value
$193,200
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$862
National
$1,062
Area Feel
Suburban Rural Mix
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    19%
  • Own
    81%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade B
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    27.3
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    0
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    20.4
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    34.1
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    136.3
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    1,295.1
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    27.3
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade B minus
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    11%
  • 10-17 years
    11%
  • 18-24 years
    6%
  • 25-34 years
    12%
  • 35-44 years
    11%
  • 45-54 years
    15%
  • 55-64 years
    14%
  • 65+ years
    20%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    10%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    14%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    28%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    37%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    10%
    national  12%

Working in Washington Township

Jobs
grade B
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$65,285
National
$62,843

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