Jefferson, Wisconsin

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Population in 2013: 7,984 (95% urban, 5% rural). Population change since 2000: +8.8%
 
Males: 4,037  (50.6%)
Females: 3,947  (49.4%)
Median resident age:  38.7 years
Wisconsin median age:  39.0 years

Zip codes: 53549.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $41,911 (it was $40,962 in 2000)
Jefferson:

$41,911
WI:

$51,467

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $23,539 (it was $19,124 in 2000)

Jefferson city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $133,959 (it was $110,300 in 2000)
Jefferson:

$133,959
WI:

$163,000

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $195,699; Detached houses: $206,958; Townhouses or other attached units: $157,860; In 2-unit structures: $147,824; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $264,586; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $83,535; Mobile homes: $46,377

Median gross rent in 2013: $684.

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  • Races in Jefferson, WI (2013)

    Jefferson races chart
    • 6,50681.3%White alone
    • 1,17814.7%Hispanic
    • 1652.1%Two or more races
    • 971.2%Black alone
    • 600.7%Asian alone
    • 30.04%American Indian alone

Races in Jefferson detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Jefferson: 82.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (43.7%), Irish (7.3%), English (6.0%), United States (5.2%), Norwegian (4.9%), Polish (3.5%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1878

Elevation: 820 feet

Land area: 4.46 square miles.

Population density: 1,791 people per square mile   (low).

Jefferson,WI real estate house value index trend

Jefferson, Wisconsin map

For population 25 years and over in Jefferson:

  • High school or higher: 90.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 16.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.1%
  • Unemployed: 5.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Jefferson city:

  • Never married: 29.7%
  • Now married: 47.6%
  • Separated: 0.8%
  • Widowed: 8.8%
  • Divorced: 13.1%

600 residents are foreign born (6.0% Latin America, 1.0% Europe).

This city:

7.5%
Wisconsin:

4.8%



According to our research of Wisconsin and other state lists there were 38 registered sex offenders living in Jefferson, Wisconsin as of August 03, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Jefferson to the number of sex offenders is 37 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $3,233 (2.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $2,904 (2.2%)

Jefferson satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Janesville, WI (24.5 miles , pop. 59,498).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Madison, WI (30.1 miles , pop. 208,054).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (98.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Aztalan, WI (2.0 miles ), Fort Atkinson, WI (2.3 miles ), Johnson Creek, WI (2.4 miles ), Helenville, WI (2.4 miles ), Koshkonong, WI (2.7 miles ), Lake Mills, WI (2.7 miles ), Oakland, WI (2.8 miles ), Hebron, WI (2.8 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 15 buildings, average cost: $131,200
  • 1998: 15 buildings, average cost: $114,600
  • 1999: 32 buildings, average cost: $117,100
  • 2002: 42 buildings, average cost: $126,500
  • 2003: 9 buildings, average cost: $128,000
  • 2004: 20 buildings, average cost: $88,000
  • 2007: 11 buildings, average cost: $82,500
  • 2012: 4 buildings, average cost: $107,500

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 43.00 N, Longitude: 88.81 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +114 (+1.4%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,372 (36.7%)

Area code: 920

Jefferson household income distribution Jefferson home values distribution

Crime rates in Jefferson by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 001000020010
per 100,000 0.00.013.60.00.00.00.025.40.00.012.50.0
Rapes 000001154454
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.012.912.763.550.350.062.450.1
Robberies 110321004202
per 100,000 13.513.40.039.826.212.90.00.050.325.00.025.1
Assaults 725162430101143916
per 100,000 94.726.967.9212.0315.0386.0127.5139.750.337.5112.3200.5
Burglaries 16121311101826171126236
per 100,000 216.5161.2176.6145.8131.2231.6331.4215.9138.4324.7286.975.2
Thefts 262196212204183209196267214194229230
per 100,000 3,545.32,633.02,880.42,703.42,401.62,688.82,498.43,390.92,691.82,422.62,856.42,882.6
Auto thefts 221112131912735545
per 100,000 297.7147.8163.0172.3249.3154.489.238.162.962.449.962.7
Arson 00N/A001002211
per 100,000 0.00.0N/A0.00.012.90.00.025.225.012.512.5
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 293.1) 208.1140.7185.2190.4200.2232.3169.5289.3191.8183.4240.6217.8

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Jefferson detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 17 (14 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.75
Wisconsin average:

2.19
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.2%
Wisconsin:

6.0%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +947 (+14.8%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (37%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
  • Educational services (4%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (28%)
  • Manufacturing (19%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (4%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (23%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (16%)
  • Production occupations (14%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (10%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (7%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)

Work and jobs in Jefferson: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Jefferson, Wisconsin

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Jefferson-area historical tornado activity is above Wisconsin state average. It is 63% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/27/1984, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 22.2 miles away from the Jefferson city center killed one person and injured 14 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 6/7/1984, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 40.7 miles away from the city center killed 9 people and injured 200 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Jefferson-area historical earthquake activity is above Wisconsin state average. It is 87% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 318.5 miles away from the city center
On 6/28/2004 at 06:10:52, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 MB, 4.2 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 106.8 miles away from Jefferson center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 293.3 miles away from the city center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 351.1 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/2008 at 15:14:16, a magnitude 4.8 (4.5 MB, 4.8 MW, 4.6 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 317.1 miles away from Jefferson center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 307.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Jefferson County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 8, Floods: 7, Tornadoes: 3, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Jefferson topographic map

Birthplace of: Robert Kirkland Henry - Politician.

Hospitals and medical centers in Jefferson:

  • RAINBOW HSPC CARE (147 W ROCKWELL ST)
  • ST COLETTA ALVERNO FDD (W4955 HWY 18)
  • ALDEN ESTATES OF COUNTRYSIDE, INC (1130 COLLINS ROAD)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Jefferson:

  • University of Wisconsin-Whitewater (about 13 miles; Whitewater, WI; Full-time enrollment: 11,124)
  • Herzing University-Madison (about 27 miles; Madison, WI; FT enrollment: 3,160)
  • Madison Area Technical College (about 28 miles; Madison, WI; FT enrollment: 9,603)
  • Waukesha County Technical College (about 29 miles; Pewaukee, WI; FT enrollment: 4,415)
  • Carroll University (about 30 miles; Waukesha, WI; FT enrollment: 3,313)
  • University of Wisconsin Colleges (about 31 miles; Madison, WI; FT enrollment: 10,019)
  • University of Wisconsin-Madison (about 31 miles; Madison, WI; FT enrollment: 34,621)

Public high school in Jefferson:

  • Jefferson Hi (Students: 596; Location: 700 W Milwaukee St; Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Jefferson:

  • Jefferson Mid (Students: 424; Location: 501 S Taft Ave; Grades: 6-8)
  • East El (Students: 419; Location: 120 S Sanborn Ave; Grades: KG-5)
  • West El (Students: 309; Location: 900 W Milwaukee St; Grades: PK-5)

Private elementary/middle schools in Jefferson:

  • ST JOHN THE BAPTIST SCHOOL (Students: 202; Location: 333 E CHURCH ST; Grades: PK - 8)
  • ST JOHNS LUTHERAN SCHOOL (Students: 144; Location: 232 E CHURCH ST; Grades: PK - 8)
See full list of schools located in Jefferson

Library in Jefferson:

  • JEFFERSON PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $444,153; Location: 321 S. MAIN ST.; 53,827 books; 8,825 e-books; 4,785 audio materials; 2,607 video materials; 1 local licensed databases; 28 state licensed databases; 120 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Jefferson: South Industrial Park (A), North Industrial Park (B), Meadow Springs Golf Course (C), Jefferson County Courthouse (D), Jefferson City Hall (E), Jefferson Emergency Medical Services (F), Jefferson Fire Department (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Jefferson include: Immanuel United Methodist Church (A), Saint John the Baptist Catholic Church (B), Saint Johns Evangelical Lutheran Church (C), Saint Marks Lutheran Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Union Cemetery (1), Saint John Cemetery (2), Greenwood Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoir: 1074 Reservoir (A). Display/hide its location on the map

River: Crawfish River (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Jefferson include: Jefferson County Fairgrounds (1), Oak Ridge Park (2), River Front Park (3), Tensfeldt Park (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotel: Hilltop Motel (200 East Truman Street).

Court: Jefferson County - Family Court Commissioner (320 South Main Street).

Jefferson County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 91.4. This is worse than average.

City:

91.4
U.S.:

74.2

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 35.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

35.0
U.S.:

32.0

Drinking water stations with addresses in Jefferson and their reported violations in the past:

JEFFERSON WATERWORKS (Population served: 7,787, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2010 and MAR-2010, Contaminant: Gross Alpha, Excl. Radon and U. Follow-up actions: St Other (MAY-10-2010), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (AUG-18-2010), St Compliance achieved (MAY-23-2011)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2009 and JUN-2009, Contaminant: Gross Alpha, Excl. Radon and U. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (JUL-24-2009), St Public Notif requested (JUL-24-2009), St Public Notif received (JUL-30-2009), St Compliance Meeting conducted (JUL-30-2009), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (OCT-08-2009), St Compliance achieved (MAR-05-2013)
POHLMANN CO PARK (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Boil Water Order (MAY-23-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-23-2013), St Public Notif requested (MAY-23-2013), St Public Notif received (JUN-03-2013), St Compliance achieved (JUN-03-2013)

Drinking water stations with addresses in Jefferson that have no violations reported:

  • WAYSIDE TAVERN (Population served: 254, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • ROX SPORTS BAR (Population served: 201, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • ST LAWRENCE CATH PARISH CENTER (Population served: 200, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • LOUS RIVERVIEW (Population served: 152, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • ROCK RIVER CO PARK (Population served: 60, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • ROCK LAKE CO PARK - LOWER (Population served: 50, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • ROCK LAKE CO PARK - UPPER (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • MASON FARM/ELK (DOROTHY CARNES CO PARK) (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • WELCOME TRAVELERS CO PARK (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • ROME POND CO PARK (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 10.3%
(8.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 20.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 2.6% for other race residents, 5.4% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.4 people
Wisconsin:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  63.5%
Whole state:  64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  8.5%
Whole state:  7.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

People in group quarters in Jefferson in 2010:

  • 149 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 113 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 110 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 6 people in residential treatment centers for adults

People in group quarters in Jefferson in 2000:

  • 192 people in nursing homes
  • 161 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 110 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 68 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 7 people in other group homes

Jefferson, Wisconsin environmental map by EPA

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Jefferson compared to Wisconsin state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.

Banks with branches in Jefferson (2011 data):

  • Citizens Bank: Highway 26 Branch at 1320 S Main St, branch established on 1996/10/08; Jefferson Branch at 106 South Main Street, branch established on 1873/12/23. Info updated 2011/08/01: Bank assets: $9,212.3 mil, Deposits: $7,452.0 mil, headquarters in Flint, MI, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 220 total offices, Holding Company: Citizens Republic Bancorp, Inc.
  • PremierBank: Drive-In Facility at 1491 South Highway 26, branch established on 1994/08/05; Jefferson Branch at 320 South Center Avenue, branch established on 1858/10/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $291.0 mil, Deposits: $211.9 mil, headquarters in Fort Atkinson, WI, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 8 total offices, Holding Company: First American Bankshares, Inc.
  • Badger Bank: Jefferson Branch at 1003 South Main Street, branch established on 2007/07/16. Info updated 2007/05/10: Bank assets: $108.1 mil, Deposits: $96.0 mil, headquarters in Fort Atkinson, WI, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: Citizens Financial Corporation Employee Stock Ownership Plan And Trust

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Jefferson, Wisconsin:

  • Hilltop Motel, 200 E Truman St, Jefferson, WI 53549 , Phone: (920) 674-4610
  • Rodeway Inn, 1456 S Ryan Ave, Jefferson, WI 53549 , Phone: (920) 674-4404, Fax: (920) 674-9034
All 2 fire-safe hotels and motels in Jefferson, Wisconsin

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.1
Wisconsin average:

10.5

Jefferson travel time to work - commute Jefferson mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (69%)
  • Electricity (25%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)
  • No fuel used (1%)
  • Wood (1%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)
  • Other fuel (0%)

Presidential Elections Results

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Jefferson city (based on Jefferson County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant21,91650
Catholic18,63710
Mainline Protestant12,03033
Other3645
None30,739-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 16
Jefferson County:

2.00 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

1.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 31
Jefferson County:

3.87 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 73
Here:

9.12 / 10,000 pop.
State:

8.64 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

7.2%
Wisconsin:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Jefferson County:

28.0%
Wisconsin:

27.5%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

15.7%
State:

13.0%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 5$26,446$63,4700$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 9$1,997
Judicial and Legal 1$3,108$37,2962$4,255
Police Protection - Officers 14$70,407$60,3492$3,408
Firefighters 3$10,461$41,84441$11,544
Correction 4$9,954$29,8626$5,066
Streets and Highways 9$39,748$52,9970$0
Sewerage 6$27,810$55,6200$0
Parks and Recreation 6$25,937$51,8742$509
Water Supply 2$10,326$61,9560$0
Electric Power 9$47,847$63,7960$0
Local Libraries 8$24,478$36,7178$2,715
Other and Unallocable 0$0 4$1,293
Totals for Government 67$296,522$53,10874$30,787

Jefferson government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $1,318,000 ($165.08)
    Parks & Recreation: $800,000 ($100.20)
    Sea and Inland Port Facilities: $522,000 ($65.38)
    Regular Highways: $505,000 ($63.25)
    Electric Utilities: $319,000 ($39.95)
    Natural Resources - Other: $208,000 ($26.05)
    Sewerage: $115,000 ($14.40)
    Health - Other: $70,000 ($8.77)
    General: $38,000 ($4.76)
    Libraries: $6,000 ($0.75)
  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $7,669,000 ($960.55)
    Sewerage: $1,166,000 ($146.04)
    Police Protection: $1,058,000 ($132.52)
    Water Utilities: $828,000 ($103.71)
    Regular Highways: $825,000 ($103.33)
    Parks & Recreation: $424,000 ($53.11)
    Libraries: $331,000 ($41.46)
    Central Staff Services: $318,000 ($39.83)
    Solid Waste Management: $307,000 ($38.45)
    General - Other: $151,000 ($18.91)
    Fire Protection: $113,000 ($14.15)
    Transit Utilities: $94,000 ($11.77)
    Health Services - Other: $52,000 ($6.51)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $46,000 ($5.76)
    Natural Resources - Other: $45,000 ($5.64)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $34,000 ($4.26)
    Financial Administration: $25,000 ($3.13)
    General Public Buildings: $22,000 ($2.76)
  • Electric Utilities - Interest on Debt: $277,000 ($34.69)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $330,000 ($41.33)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Fire Protection: $164,000 ($20.54)
    Electric Utilities: $154,000 ($19.29)
    Regular Highways: $91,000 ($11.40)
    Police Protection: $77,000 ($9.64)
    Water Utilities: $27,000 ($3.38)
    Central Staff: $16,000 ($2.00)
    Sewerage: $3,000 ($0.38)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $2,523,000 ($316.01)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $64,000 ($8.02)

Jefferson government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $1,040,000 ($130.26)
    All Other: $207,000 ($25.93)
    Parks & Recreation: $102,000 ($12.78)
    Regular Highways: $17,000 ($2.13)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $129,000 ($16.16)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $467,000 ($58.49)
    General Revenue, NEC: $344,000 ($43.09)
    Special Assessments: $48,000 ($6.01)
    Rents: $1,000 ($0.13)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $8,254,000 ($1033.82)
    Water Utilities: $982,000 ($123.00)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $1,188,000 ($148.80)
    All Other: $662,000 ($82.92)
    Highways: $381,000 ($47.72)
  • Tax - Property: $2,110,000 ($264.28)
    NEC: $157,000 ($19.66)

Jefferson government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Electric Utilities: $4,620,000 ($578.66)
    Industrial Revenue: $1,590,000 ($199.15)
    Water Utilities: $1,074,000 ($134.52)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $3,545,000 ($444.01)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $3,775,000 ($472.82)
    Water Utilities: $822,000 ($102.96)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $7,055,000 ($883.64)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Electric Utilities: $4,435,000 ($555.49)
    Water Utilities: $1,850,000 ($231.71)
    Other, NEC: $0 ($0.00)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $1,590,000 ($199.15)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $265,000 ($33.19)
    Electric Utilities: $185,000 ($23.17)
    Water Utilities: $46,000 ($5.76)

Jefferson government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $11,743,000 ($1470.82)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $901,000 ($112.85)

6.22% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($35,970 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.22%
Wisconsin average:

5.10%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Dane County, WI  1.19% ($37,417 average AGI)
from Waukesha County, WI  0.96% ($38,674)
from Dodge County, WI  0.89% ($32,003)


6.25% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($36,605 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.25%
Wisconsin average:

5.34%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Dodge County, WI  1.07% ($32,875 average AGI)
to Dane County, WI  1.03% ($34,501)
to Waukesha County, WI  0.89% ($37,416)

Strongest AM radio stations in Jefferson:

  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WISN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WTSO (1070 AM; 10 kW; MADISON, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WFAW (940 AM; 1 kW; FORT ATKINSON, WI; Owner: NEWRADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WLMV (1480 AM; 10 kW; MADISON, WI; Owner: MID-WEST MANAGEMENT, INC.)
  • WNWC (1190 AM; daytime; 5 kW; SUN PRAIRIE, WI; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • WAUK (1510 AM; daytime; 10 kW; WAUKESHA, WI; Owner: WALT-WEST WISCONSIN, INC.)
  • WTDY (1670 AM; 10 kW; MADISON, WI; Owner: MID-WEST MANAGEMENT, INC.)
  • WNAM (1280 AM; 50 kW; NEENAH-MENASHA, WI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WKSH (1640 AM; 10 kW; SUSSEX, WI; Owner: ABC, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Jefferson:

  • WKCH (106.5 FM; WHITEWATER, WI; Owner: NEWRADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • WJJO (94.1 FM; WATERTOWN, WI; Owner: MID-WEST MANAGMENT, INC.)
  • WSJY (107.3 FM; FORT ATKINSON, WI; Owner: NEWRADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • WHAD (90.7 FM; DELAFIELD, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • WERN (88.7 FM; MADISON, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • WZEE (104.1 FM; MADISON, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WORT (89.9 FM; MADISON, WI; Owner: BACK PORCH RADIO BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WIBA-FM (101.5 FM; MADISON, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WSLD (104.5 FM; WHITEWATER, WI; Owner: WPW BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WSUW (91.7 FM; WHITEWATER, WI; Owner: BD. OF REGENTS, UNIV. OF WIS.)
  • WMGN (98.1 FM; MADISON, WI; Owner: MID-WEST MANAGEMENT, INC.)
  • WJVL (99.9 FM; JANESVILLE, WI; Owner: SOUTHERN WISCONSIN BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WFZH (105.3 FM; MUKWONAGO, WI; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WKPO (105.9 FM; EVANSVILLE, WI; Owner: GOOD KARMA BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WMAD-FM (92.1 FM; SUN PRAIRIE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WHIT-FM (93.1 FM; DE FOREST, WI; Owner: MID-WEST MANAGEMENT, INC.)
  • W277AC (103.3 FM; WATERTOWN, WI; Owner: NEWRADIO GROUP, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Jefferson:

  • WISC-TV (Channel 3; MADISON, WI; Owner: TELEVISION WISCONSIN, INC.)
  • WMSN-TV (Channel 47; MADISON, WI; Owner: WMSN LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WWRS-TV (Channel 52; MAYVILLE, WI; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)
  • WKOW-TV (Channel 27; MADISON, WI; Owner: WKOW TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WHA-TV (Channel 21; MADISON, WI; Owner: BOARD OF REGENTS OF THE UNIV. OF WISCONSIN SYSTEM)
  • WMTV (Channel 15; MADISON, WI; Owner: GRAY MIDAMERICA TV LICENSEE CORP.)
  • WDJT-TV (Channel 58; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: WDJT-TV LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WISN-TV (Channel 12; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: WISN HEARST-ARGYLE TV, INC. (CA CORP.))
  • WPXE (Channel 55; KENOSHA, WI; Owner: PAXSON MILWAUKEE LICENSE, INC.)
  • WMVS (Channel 10; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: MILWAUKEE AREA TECHNICAL COLLEGE DISTRICT BOARD)
  • WMVT (Channel 36; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: MILWAUKEE AREA TECHNICAL COLLEGE DISTRICT BOARD)
  • WCGV-TV (Channel 24; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: WCGV LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WMLW-CA (Channel 46; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CHANNEL 41 AND 63 LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W63CU (Channel 63; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CHANNEL 41 AND 63 LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WITI (Channel 6; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: WITI LICENSE,INC.)
  • WVTV (Channel 18; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: WVTV LICENSEE, INC.)
  • W23BW (Channel 23; MADISON, WI; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
Jefferson fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2013

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2013 (per 100,000 population)


Jefferson fatal accident list:

Oct 17, 2001 12:45 AM, Us-18, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 2
Jan 1, 1985 10:01 AM, N Pleasant, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Sep 5, 1980 09:38 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Dec 24, 1976 05:42 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 53m174ftTotal length
  • $5,108,000Total costs
  • 32,560Total average daily traffic
  • 860Total average daily truck traffic
  • 39,160Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 18
  • Hazardous Condition: 4

Incident types - Jefferson

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Jefferson, WI
Businesses in Jefferson, WI
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1Subway1
FedEx2U-Haul1
H&R Block1U.S. Cellular1
Little Caesars Pizza1UPS1
McDonald's1Walmart1
Rodeway Inn1
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