Washington County is located in central Kentucky. The County Seat is Springfield and the largest city is Springfield. The Official Web Site is located at http://www.washingtoncountyky.com/. The 2014 population estimate is 11,959 and the 2010 census population was 11,717. The land area is 297.27 square miles and there are 39.4 persons per square mile.
91.9% of the population is White, 6.3% is Black or African American, 3.7% is Hispanic or Latino, 0.4% is Asian, 0.2% is American Indian or Alaska Native, 0% is Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander, and 1.3% is two or more races. 80.6% have a high school degree or higher, and 15.6% have a Bachelor degree or higher.
The median home value is $107,300, there are 4,480 households, an average of 2.54 persons per household. The per capita income is $19,837, the median household income is $40,845, and 14.2% of the persons in Washington County are considered below poverty level.
The total number of firms, at last estimate, was unavailable. Retail sales (in $1000) were $63,268, and sales per capita were $5,490.
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