A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Welcome to Washington ...
The city of Washington is located in Hempstead County.
The location of Washington has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Washington has a population of 170 people<2> (see below for details).
Washington is 430 feet [131 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Washington lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
The area code for Washington: (870)
The ZIP code for Washington: 71862<4>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Washington had a population of 180 people. This makes Washington the county's 5th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 180 people, the population of Washington increased 21.62% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 148 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Washington had an population of 170 people. This is a decrease of 5.56% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 14.86% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Washington.
Communities near Washington ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Washington and not the distance if you are going to drive.<5>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Washington.
Communities Also Named Washington ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Arkansas communities named Washington: This one is located in Hempstead County and the other is located in Randolph County.
Beyond Arkansas, there are 55 communities that are also named Washington - they are located in Arizona (2), California (3), Connecticut, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa (2), Kansas (3), Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri (3), Nebraska, Nevada (2), New Hampshire, New Jersey (2), North Carolina, Ohio (7), Oklahoma, Ontario, Pennsylvania (3), Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virginia (2), West Virginia and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Washington.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Washington:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Washington ...
Looking for more information about Washington? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Washington, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Washington.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 22 Apr 2019