Washington, PA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 7,118 housing units in Washington. This represents a 3.6% decline from 7,380 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 7,118 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Washington is about 46.1%. Washington's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 12%. Average household size is 2.2 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Washington were built after 1943.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type2.50%
One Bedroom25.40%
Two Bedrooms35.50%
Three Bedrooms29.60%
Four Bedrooms5.40%
Five Bedrooms or more1.60%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.54
Median year structure was built1939
Median Value of occupied units$64,500
Median Price asked for vacant units$60,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.92
Median year structure was built1948
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$336

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.20%
Second Mortgage6.30%
Home Equity Loan6.10%
Simple Mortgage42.60%
Debt Free44.80%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs17.8%