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Washington is a borough in Warren County, in the Allentown-Bethlehem metro area.

The borough was named for a local tavern, the Washington House
[NOTE: This is not the only community in New Jersey named Washington. For links to other places called Washington, NJ, see the Duplicate Names box at right.]

The latitude of Washington is 40.758N. The longitude is -74.979W.

It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 456 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 6,829.


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Median household income
Local
$47,000
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Washington demographic reports
Stopping point on the Morris Canal

Once known for the many pianos and organs it produced

Local festivals include:
  • Festival in the Borough - June 9, 2007
Dates often change. Check Washington web sites and events links in the sections below.
Historic sites and museums: Old Stone House Village
Colleges and universities: Warren County Community College
Support for libraries: Local government funding for the local library system, in fiscal years 2001-2002, was above the national average. (See library links below.)

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Sections below provide additional information and links about Washington demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Warren County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, Allentown-Bethlehem area jobs, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 07882 ZIP code.

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18% of Washington residents report German ancestry, and 14% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Washington ancestry & family history guide.

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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Washington was $23,166, compared with $21,587 nationally.

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23% of Washington residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Median rent in Washington, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $625.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,378.


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Warren County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Washington political report.

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The average commute time for Washington workers is 32 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

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DUPLICATE NAMES
Other NJ communities named Washington:
  �Gloucester County township
  �Burlington County township
  �Bergen County township
  �Mercer County township
  �Morris County township
  �Warren County township

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