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Jersey County Statistics

Facts

Land area369.3 square miles
Population Density62.2 persons per square mile.

Population

Population (2013)22,641
Population change-1.5%
Under 5 years of age5%
Under 1821.8%
65 and over17.1%
Females51.1%
White97.5
Hispanic or Latino of any race1.2
Asian0.4%
Two or more races1.2%
Black or African American0.6%
Native American0.3%
Pacific Islander0%
Had graduated from high school88%
Had a bachelor degree or higher16.2%
Veterans2,436

Households and Housing

Households8,752
Persons per household2.5
Living in the same house for one year or more88%
Median household income$53,954
The Per capita income$25,467
Live below the poverty line7.6%
Housing units9,991
Multi-unit structures9%
The median value of owner-occupied housing$117,900
Residents owning their homes79.9%

Business Facts

Total number of firms2,278
Women-owned firms30.6%
Asian-owned firms0%
Hispanic-owned firms0%
Black-owned firms0%
Native American-owned firms0%
Pacific Islander-owned firms0%
Retail sales$250,326
Retail sales per capita$11,186
Manufacturers shipments$0
Merchant wholesaler sales$0
Source US Census Data