Living in Jefferson, LA

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-03-10

Jefferson SnackAbility

7
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
8
Affordability
6
Diversity
8.5
Safety
N/A
Amenities
9
Education
7
Commute
8

Jefferson, LA Cost Of Living

96
Jefferson's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average

Jefferson, Louisiana Info Snack

Population
10,341
Unemployment
5.3%
Poverty
14.9%
Median Home
$177,100
Median Income
$49,593
Median Rent
$896

Rankings for Jefferson in Louisiana

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Map Of Jefferson, LA

Population over time in Jefferson

Year Population % Change
2017 10,341 -1.2%
2016 10,469 -0.6%
2015 10,532 -4.8%
2014 11,061 -0.1%
2013 11,068 0.6%
2012 11,003 -2.4%
2011 11,271 0.7%
2010 11,194 -7.1%
2009 12,047 -

Race / Ethnicity in Jefferson

White
63.9% (6,607)
African American
23.9% (2,476)
American Indian
0.4% (37)
Asian
0.8% (85)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.6% (57)
Two Or More
1.4% (149)
Hispanic
9.0% (930)
Race Jefferson LA USA
White 63.9% 58.8% 61.1%
African American 23.9% 32.0% 12.3%
American Indian 0.4% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 0.8% 1.7% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.6% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.4% 1.7% 2.4%
Hispanic 9.0% 5.0% 17.8%

Household Income For Jefferson, Louisiana

Less than $10,000
8.0% (82,985)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.8% (49,708)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.8% (122,087)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.5% (98,584)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.2% (167,843)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.9% (195,505)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.8% (122,087)
$100,000 to $149,999
11.2% (115,431)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.5% (36,605)
$200,000 or more
4.2% (43,260)
Income Jefferson LA USA
Less than $10,000 8.0% 9.6% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.8% 6.2% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.8% 12.2% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.5% 10.7% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.2% 12.9% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.9% 16.2% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.8% 10.9% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 11.2% 12.3% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.5% 4.7% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 4.2% 4.3% 7.0%

Gender in Jefferson

Female
52.8% (5,456)
Male
47.2% (4,885)
Gender Jefferson LA USA
Female 52.8% 51.1% 50.8%
Male 47.2% 48.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Jefferson for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
7.0% (723)
9-12th Grade
8.0% (827)
High School / GED
33.0% (3,412)
Some College
22.0% (2,275)
Associate's Degree
5.0% (517)
Bachelor's Degree
16.0% (1,654)
Master's Degree
6.0% (620)
Professional Degree
2.0% (206)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (103)
Education Jefferson LA USA
< 9th Grade 7.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 8.0% 10.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 33.0% 34.0% 27.0%
Some College 22.0% 21.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 5.0% 6.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 16.0% 16.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 6.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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