, In 1814 it was renamed to Washington County. Ranking Tables for Counties: 1990 and 2000", "DP-1 Profile of General Population and Housing Characteristics: 2010 Demographic Profile Data", "Population, Housing Units, Area, and Density: 2010 - County", "DP03 SELECTED ECONOMIC CHARACTERISTICS – 2006-2010 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates", "Dave Leip's Atlas of U.S. Presidential Elections", National Register of Historic Places listing for Washington Co., Vermont, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Washington_County,_Vermont&oldid=989410631, Short description is different from Wikidata, Wikipedia articles with WORLDCATID identifiers, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 18 November 2020, at 20:45. Washington County is one of several Vermont counties created from land ceded by the state of New York on January 15, 1777 when Vermont declared itself to be a distinct state from New York. QuickFacts provides statistics for all states and counties, and for cities and towns with a population of 5,000 or more. New York assigned the land gained to Albany County. Democratic candidate Lewis Cass was also able to win the county in 1848. In 1992, the county was won by Bill Clinton and has been won by Democratic candidates ever since. In 1964, the county was won by Democratic Party incumbent President Lyndon B. Johnson. Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019), Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019), Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019), American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent, Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent, White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent, Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2014-2018, Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2014-2018, Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2014-2018, Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2014-2018, Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2014-2018, Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2014-2018, Households with a computer, percent, 2014-2018, Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2014-2018, High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-2018, Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-2018, With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2014-2018, Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent, In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-2018, In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-2018, Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000), Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000), Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000), Total merchant wholesaler sales, 2012 ($1,000), Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2014-2018, Median household income (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018, Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018, Total employment, percent change, 2017-2018. The vintage year (e.g., V2019) refers to the final year of the series (2010 thru 2019). Estimates are not comparable to other geographic levels due to methodology differences that may exist between different data sources. More. Email. Following the Democrats victory in 1964, the county went back to voting for Republican candidates for another 20 year winning streak starting with Richard Nixon in 1968 and ending with George H. W. Bush in 1988, who became the last Republican presidential candidate to win the county.  The land originally was contested by Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and New Netherland, but it remained undelineated until July 20, 1764 when King George III established the boundary between New Hampshire and New York along the west bank of the Connecticut River, north of Massachusetts and south of the parallel of 45 degrees north latitude.