Fort Washington is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Fort Washington Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Prince George's County at latitude 38.7073 and longitude -77.023. Prince George's County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 108 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Fort Washington Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 13.79 sq. miles and a water area of 2.78 sq. miles.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Fort Washington: Fort Warburton, Fort Washington Estates.Photos of the local Fort Washington, MD area
|Population in Households||23,462|
|Population in Familes||20,268|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||176|
|Average Household Size||2.89|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||8,726 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||7,072 (81.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,058 (12.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||596 ( 6.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$329,262|
|Average Home Value||$365,678|
|Median Household Income||$109,665|
|Average Household Income||$127,509|
|Per Capita Income||$44,319|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.78%|
|Per Capita Income||2.85%|
The table below compares Fort Washington to the other 518 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Maryland by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 56||89th|
|Population Density1||# 214||59th|
|Diversity Index2||# 110||79th|
|Median Household Income||# 67||87th|
|Per Capita Income||# 92||82nd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Maryland Census Data Comparison Tool.