People

The total population of Jefferson County is 84,821. The median age is 40.29

84,821

Total Population

Gender Distribution
Male

50.03%

Male

Female

49.97%

Female

Age Distribution

20192018201720162015

Median Age

40

Educational Attainment

The majority of the population in Jefferson County has a high school degree, and 37.25% have a college degree.

< Grade 9
< Grade 9

2.92%

Grade 9-12
Grade 9-12

5.12%

High School
High School

33.8%

Some College
Some College

20.91%

Assoc Degree
Assoc Degree

12.42%

Bach Degree
Bach Degree

17.06%

Grad Degree
Grad Degree

7.77%

0

in the community

36

within 50 miles

Colleges

offer Associate’s Degree or Certificate

1

in the community

61

within 50 miles

Universities

offer Bachelor’s Degree or Higher

Labor Force

Jefferson County has a labor force of 47,518 people, with an unemployment rate of 3.4%.

47,518

Labor Force

3.4%

Unemployment Rate

-2.86%

Unemployment Rate Change (1 year)

Where are the top jobs by occupation?

Office and Administrative support

Office and Administrative support

14.8%

5,901

Production Workers

Production Workers

13.35%

5,324

Sales

Sales

10.69%

4,261

Executive, Managers, and Administrators

Executive, Managers, and Administrators

9.57%

3,816

Education, Training/Library

Education, Training/Library

4.69%

1,871

Total Employees

39,878

20152016201720182019

The work distribution of total employees in Jefferson County is:

44%

Blue Collar

55%

White Collar


Total Establishments

3,489

Community Skyline

Income and Spending

Households in Jefferson County earn a median yearly income of 65,248. 41.96% of the households earn more than the national average each year. Household expenditures average 60,019 per year. The majority of earnings get spent on Shelter, Transportation, Food and Beverages, Health Care, and Utilities.

$65,248

Median Household Income

0

%

more than the county

4

%

more than the state

2

%

more than the nation

Income Distribution

How do people spend most of their money?

PER HOUSEHOLD

Shelter

Shelter

$12,604

Transportation

Transportation

$11,054

Food and Beverages

Food and Beverages

$8,890

Health Care

Health Care

$5,196

Utilities

Utilities

$4,531

Piggy Bank

$60,019

Median Household Expenditure

Housing

There are 140% more households who own their homes than there are renters.

Owners vs. Renters

HouseApartment Building

Transportation

Residents spend an average of 23 minutes commuting to work. Jefferson County is served by 51 airports within 50 miles. Rail can be accessed within the community. Interstates can be accessed within the community.

23min

Commute Travel Time

4 + 51(+50 miles)

Airports in Community

Interstate

In Community

Freight Rail

In Community

Taxes

Top State Corporate Income Tax

7.9%

Top State Corporate Capital Gains Tax

7.9%

Top State Personal Income Tax

7.65%

Top State Personal Capital Gains Tax

7.7%

State Sales Tax

5%