There are 8 US Post Offices in Washington County serving a total of 131,492 residents equating to 16,437 residents per post office. It's estimated that approximately 209,876 packages are handled across the 8 county post offices annually. Washington County is a county located in the U.S. state of Tennessee. As of the 2010 census, the population was 122,979. Its county seat is Jonesborough. The county's largest city and a regional educational, medical and commercial center is Johnson City. Washington County is Tennessee's oldest county, having been established in 1777 when the state was still part of North Carolina. Washington County is part of the Johnson City, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area, which is a component of the Johnson City\u2013Kingsport\u2013Bristol, TN-VA Combined Statistical Area, commonly known as the \"Tri-Cities\" region."