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Jefferson County Statistics

Facts

Land area435.5 square miles
Population Density38.7 persons per square mile.

Population

Population (2013)16,810
Population change-0.2%
Under 5 years of age4.3%
Under 1817.4%
65 and over18.1%
Females47%
White87.9
Hispanic or Latino of any race2.9
Asian8.7%
Two or more races1.6%
Black or African American1.7%
Native American0.2%
Pacific Islander0%
Had graduated from high school95%
Had a bachelor degree or higher31.2%
Veterans1,561

Households and Housing

Households6,919
Persons per household2.2
Living in the same house for one year or more87.9%
Median household income$48,814
The Per capita income$27,593
Live below the poverty line12.4%
Housing units7,517
Multi-unit structures15%
The median value of owner-occupied housing$92,400
Residents owning their homes71.9%

Business Facts

Total number of firms2,308
Women-owned firms0%
Asian-owned firms0%
Hispanic-owned firms0%
Black-owned firms0%
Native American-owned firms0%
Pacific Islander-owned firms0%
Retail sales$333,485
Retail sales per capita$21,471
Manufacturers shipments$246,631
Merchant wholesaler sales$114,630
Source US Census Data