Jefferson SnackAbility

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

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Jefferson is a city in Jefferson County, Wisconsin, United States, and is its county seat. It is at the confluence of the Rock and Crawfish rivers. The population was 7,973 at the 2010 census. The city is partially bordered by the Town of Jefferson.
Population
7,975
Unemployment
6.1%
Poverty
9.2%
Median Home
$146,400
Median Income
$51,071
Median Rent
$789

Rankings for Jefferson in Wisconsin

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4

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Map Of Jefferson, WI

Population over time in Jefferson

Year Population % Change
2017 7,975 -0.0%
2016 7,976 0.1%
2015 7,965 -0.0%
2014 7,968 -0.1%
2013 7,977 0.3%
2012 7,953 -0.1%
2011 7,960 0.6%
2010 7,913 -

Crime in Jefferson Per 100k

Crime Jefferson WI USA
Violent Crime 112.0 319.9 382.9
Murder 0.0 3.2 5.3
Robbery 0.0 75.0 98.0
Aggravated Assault 62.2 204.8 248.9
Property Crime 1867.3 1808.3 2362.0
Burglary 87.1 303.7 430.4
Larceny 1680.6 1341.3 1694.0
Car Theft 99.6 163.4 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Jefferson

White
86.8% (6,920)
African American
1.6% (124)
American Indian
0.2% (12)
Asian
0.5% (41)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.6% (47)
Hispanic
10.4% (831)
Race Jefferson WI USA
White 86.8% 81.8% 61.5%
African American 1.6% 6.2% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.8% 0.7%
Asian 0.5% 2.6% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.6% 1.8% 2.3%
Hispanic 10.4% 6.6% 17.6%

Household Income For Jefferson, Wisconsin

Less than $10,000
5.2% (41,470)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.4% (35,090)
$15,000 to $24,999
9.5% (75,762)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.8% (94,105)
$35,000 to $49,999
18.6% (148,335)
$50,000 to $74,999
20.5% (163,487)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.3% (90,117)
$100,000 to $149,999
15.3% (122,017)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.1% (24,722)
$200,000 or more
0.3% (2,392)
Income Jefferson WI USA
Less than $10,000 5.2% 5.2% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.4% 4.8% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 9.5% 10.0% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.8% 10.0% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 18.6% 13.9% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 20.5% 19.3% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.3% 13.7% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 15.3% 14.3% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.1% 4.7% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 0.3% 3.9% 6.3%

Gender in Jefferson

Female
50.3% (4,010)
Male
49.7% (3,964)
Gender Jefferson WI USA
Female 50.3% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 49.7% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Jefferson for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.1% (329)
9-12th Grade
5.1% (405)
High School / GED
38.8% (3,095)
Some College
21.4% (1,709)
Associate's Degree
12.4% (992)
Bachelor's Degree
12.9% (1,027)
Master's Degree
3.8% (301)
Professional Degree
0.7% (59)
Doctorate Degree
0.7% (53)
Education Jefferson WI USA
< 9th Grade 4.1% 2.8% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 5.1% 5.5% 7.2%
High School / GED 38.8% 31.3% 27.3%
Some College 21.4% 20.9% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 12.4% 10.5% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 12.9% 19.2% 19.1%
Master's Degree 3.8% 7.1% 8.4%
Professional Degree 0.7% 1.6% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.7% 1.1% 1.4%

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