Jefferson County Demographics

Population - Employment - Households - Income / Financial - Housing - Education - Marital Status - Means of Transport to Work

Click on each zip code to see available listings: 39668 39096 39120 39144 39069

Jefferson County Population Demographics top

Total Population 40,490
Male Population 20,319
Female Population 20,171
Male Population 50.18 %
Female Population 49.82 %
Median Age 35.1
Citizen US Born 37,921
Citizen not US Born 538
Not Citizen 2,031
Citizen US Born 93.66 %
Citizen not US Born 1.33 %
Not Citizen 5.02 %
Moved from Abroad 924
Moved from Same Country 753
Moved from Same State 532
Moved from Different State 475
Same House as Last Year 37,269
Moved from Abroad 2.28 %
Moved from Same Country 1.86 %
Moved from Same State 1.31 %
Moved from Different State 1.17 %
Same House as Last Year 92.04 %

Occupational Employment in Jefferson County top

White Collar 9,373
Blue Collar 3,342
White Collar 23.15 %
Blue Collar 8.25 %
Self Employees 1,352
Private Companies 8,111
Governmental Workers 2,832
Not for Profit Companies 420
Self Employees 3.34 %
Private Companies 20.03 %
Governmental Workers 6.99 %
Not for Profit Companies 1.04 %

Number of Households in Jefferson County top

Total Households 14,117
Average People Per Household 3
Family Households 8,860
Non-family Households 5,257
Non-family Households 21.88 %
Family Households 12.98 %
Households with Children 3,948
Households without Children 10,169
Households with Children 9.75 %
Households without Children 25.11 %

Median and Average Income in Jefferson County top

Average Household Income $41,997.00
Median Household Income $23,438.00
People below Poverty Level 13,635
People above Poverty Level 22,566

Housing in Jefferson County top

Housing Units 18,913
Median Year Built 1981
Built in 1939 or Earlier 1,335
Built between 1940 and 1949 900
Built between 1950 and 1959 2,012
Built between 1960 and 1969 3,644
Built between 1970 and 1979 4,869
Built between 1980 and 1989 2,588
Built between 1990 and 1999 1,618
Built between 2000 and 2009 1,597
Built in 2010 or Later 350
Occupied Housing Units 14,117
Owner Occupied 8,910
Renter Occupied 5,207
Owner Occupied 22.01 %
Renter Occupied 12.86 %
With Mortgage 3,360
Without Mortgage 5,550
Median Value with Mortgage $71,500.00
Median Value without Mortgage $57,700.00
Median Housing Costs per Month $426.00
With Mortgage 8.3 %
Without Mortgage 13.71 %

Jefferson County Education Statistics top

No High School 2,242
Some High School 15,674
Some College 7,132
Associate Degree 2,054
Bachelor's Degree 2,691
No High School 5.54 %
Some High School 38.71 %
Some College 17.61 %
Associate Degree 5.07 %
Bachelor's Degree 6.65 %
Graduate Degree 0 %

Marital Status in Jefferson County top

Never Married 15,143
Married 11,452
Separated 1,182
Widowed 2,891
Divorced 3,917
Never Married 37.4 %
Married 28.28 %
Separated 2.92 %
Widowed 7.14 %
Divorced 9.67 %

Means of Transport to Work in Jefferson County top

Car 11,676
Bus or TrolleyBus 84
Motorcycle 23
Walk 150

Disclaimer


Demographic data shown in this section was gathered from the 2018 American Community Survey and is deemed reliable but is not guaranteed.
No representation, guarantee or warranty is made as to the accuracy or completeness of information modified or aggregated for specific neighborhoods and/or zip codes.
Jefferson County is an area in Mississippi with a population of 40,490. There are 20,319 male residents living in Jefferson County and 20,171 female residents. The total number of households is 14,117 with 3 people per household on average.The median age of the current population is 35 with 11,452 people being married and 23,133 being single.
The employment numbers show that there are 73.72% white collar employees and 26.28% blue collar employees in Jefferson County..
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