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  • New Washington, Aklan, Philippines
  • Washington, a barangay in Catarman, Northern Samar, Philippines
  • Washington, a barangay in Escalante, Negros Occidental, Philippines
  • Washington, a barangay in San Jacinto, Masbate, Philippines
  • Washington, a barangay in Surigao City, Philippines

United States

See also: List of places named for George Washington #Municipalities and Inhabited Areas
See also: List of places named for George Washington #Other

Cities and communities

Other features


  • Washington, Ontario, Canada
  • Washington Island (French Polynesia)
  • Washington Island (Kiribati)
  • Washington, a community in Mahaica-Berbice, Guyana

Other uses



Railroad stations

  • Union Station (Washington, D.C.), a train station in Washington, D.C.
  • Washington station (Los Angeles Metro)
  • Washington station (Missouri), an Amtrak station in Washington, Missouri

Chicago Transit Authority stations

  • Washington station (CTA Blue Line), in the Blue Line subway
  • Washington station (CTA Red Line), an abandoned 'L' station on the Red Line
  • Washington/Wabash (CTA station), Loop station scheduled to open in 2017
  • Washington/Wells (CTA station), on the Loop rapid transit system


  • A182 road in England, known as Washington Highway
  • State highways in Washington, the state's highway system
  • Washington Avenue (disambiguation)
  • Washington Boulevard (disambiguation)
  • Washington Street (disambiguation)


  • State of Washington (sternwheeler), a steamboat
  • SS Washington, an ocean liner
  • USS Washington, several U.S. Navy ships

Art, entertainment, and media

  • Washington, D.C. (novel), by Gore Vidal
  • "Washington B.C.", an episode of the TV series Ben 10

Other uses

  • Washington Presbytery, of the Presbyterian Church (USA) is the association of PCUSA churches in Washington and Greene counties in Pennsylvania.

See also

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