Jefferson SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
7
Affordability
8
Diversity
8
Safety
8
Amenities
7
Education
6
Commute
4

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Jefferson, Georgia Info Snack

Jefferson is a city in Jackson County, Georgia, United States. The population was 9,432 at the 2010 census. The city is the county seat of Jackson County.
Population
10,259
Unemployment
3.8%
Poverty
11.8%
Median Home
$168,700
Median Income
$54,777
Median Rent
$749

1 Reviews & Comments About Jefferson

Overall User Rating
4.0
/5

09/19/2018

My grandparents used to live here and it has a lot of nostalgic value. It is a quaint little Southern town where everything seems to move at a slower place. It's a great place to go and relax.

The town square is very nice to walk around. Also, visit the Crawford W. Long Museum!

Rankings for Jefferson in Georgia

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Map Of Jefferson, GA

Population over time in Jefferson

Year Population % Change
2017 10,259 3.1%
2016 9,946 1.8%
2015 9,771 1.5%
2014 9,630 1.3%
2013 9,503 2.2%
2012 9,296 3.0%
2011 9,021 5.1%
2010 8,587 -

Crime in Jefferson Per 100k

Crime Jefferson GA USA
Violent Crime 159.5 357.2 382.9
Murder 9.4 6.7 5.3
Robbery 56.3 96.3 98.0
Aggravated Assault 93.8 228.1 248.9
Property Crime 1642.0 2860.2 2362.0
Burglary 412.8 530.9 430.4
Larceny 1135.3 2077.4 1694.0
Car Theft 93.8 251.8 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Jefferson

White
80.5% (8,255)
African American
10.2% (1,050)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
3.1% (317)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.4% (140)
Hispanic
4.8% (497)
Race Jefferson GA USA
White 80.5% 53.6% 61.5%
African American 10.2% 30.9% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 3.1% 3.8% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.3% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.4% 1.9% 2.3%
Hispanic 4.8% 9.3% 17.6%

Household Income For Jefferson, Georgia

Less than $10,000
7.4% (75,916)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.8% (69,761)
$15,000 to $24,999
10.0% (102,590)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.4% (96,434)
$35,000 to $49,999
10.2% (104,641)
$50,000 to $74,999
21.3% (218,516)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.1% (134,392)
$100,000 to $149,999
11.9% (122,082)
$150,000 to $199,999
8.1% (83,097)
$200,000 or more
1.9% (19,492)
Income Jefferson GA USA
Less than $10,000 7.4% 7.8% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.8% 5.2% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 10.0% 10.5% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.4% 10.1% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 10.2% 13.7% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 21.3% 17.9% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.1% 11.9% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 11.9% 12.8% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 8.1% 5.0% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 1.9% 5.1% 6.3%

Gender in Jefferson

Female
52.3% (5,370)
Male
47.7% (4,888)
Gender Jefferson GA USA
Female 52.3% 51.3% 50.8%
Male 47.7% 48.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Jefferson for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
5.8% (593)
9-12th Grade
11.9% (1,221)
High School / GED
26.0% (2,667)
Some College
23.8% (2,445)
Associate's Degree
9.7% (998)
Bachelor's Degree
15.2% (1,555)
Master's Degree
5.6% (578)
Professional Degree
1.6% (163)
Doctorate Degree
0.4% (36)
Education Jefferson GA USA
< 9th Grade 5.8% 5.0% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 11.9% 8.7% 7.2%
High School / GED 26.0% 28.0% 27.3%
Some College 23.8% 20.8% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 9.7% 7.5% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 15.2% 18.6% 19.1%
Master's Degree 5.6% 8.1% 8.4%
Professional Degree 1.6% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.4% 1.3% 1.4%

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