Jefferson County, Colorado (CO)

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County population in 2012: 545,358 (93% urban, 7% rural); it was 527,056 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 120,887
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 33,254
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 149,395
Renter-occupied apartments: 64,019 (it was 56,672 in 2000)
% of renters here:

28%
State:

34%

Land area: 772 sq. mi.

Water area: 6.0 sq. mi.

Population density: 699 people per square mile   (high).

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Jefferson County: 106.9 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (33.2%), Educational, health and social services (16.0%), Retail trade (10.2%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 73%
  • Government: 3%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 23%
  • Unpaid family work: 1%
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Races in Jefferson County, Colorado:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (79.9%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (14.3%)
  • Asian alone (2.6%)
  • Two or more races (1.6%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (0.9%)
  • American Indian and Alaska Native alone (0.5%)
Median resident age:  40.0 years
Colorado median age:  36.0 years
Males: 265,317  (49.1%)
Females: 269,226  (50.9%)

Jefferson County,CO real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Jefferson County:

2.0 people
Colorado:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2013: $68,201 ($57,339 in 1999)

This county:

$68201
Colorado:

$58823

Median contract rent in 2013 for apartments: $911 (lower quartile is $737, upper quartile is $1,214)
This county:

$911
State:

$858


Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $273,100 (it was $184,200 in 2000)
Jefferson:

$273,100
Colorado:

$240,500
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $203,800 - $381,900

Mean price in 2013:

Detached houses: $336,274
Here:

$336,274
State:

$318,837

Townhouses or other attached units: $210,094
Here:

$210,094
State:

$238,571

In 2-unit structures: $182,245
Here:

$182,245
State:

$199,762

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $159,351
Here:

$159,351
State:

$204,962

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $141,783
Here:

$141,783
State:

$187,898

Mobile homes: $19,580
Here:

$19,580
State:

$56,402
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,602
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $447

Institutionalized population: 5,276

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):


Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

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Health of residents in Jefferson County based on CDC Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System Survey Questionnaires from 2003 to 2009:

General health status score of residents in this county from 1 (poor) to 5 (excellent) is 3.7. This is better than average.
83.9% of residents exercised in the past month. This is more than average.
46.5% of residents smoked 100+ cigarettes in their lives. This is about average.
90.5% of adult residents drank alcohol in the past 30 days. This is more than average.
76.7% of residents visited a dentist within the past year. This is more than average.
Average weight of males is 191 pounds. This is about average.
Average weight of females is 155 pounds. This is about average.
32.4% of residents keep firearms around their homes. This is about average.


Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2000: 1922 buildings, average cost: $129,800
  • 2001: 1524 buildings, average cost: $142,400
  • 2002: 1312 buildings, average cost: $171,400
  • 2003: 1203 buildings, average cost: $228,700
  • 2004: 1599 buildings, average cost: $225,200
  • 2005: 1589 buildings, average cost: $250,400
  • 2006: 991 buildings, average cost: $273,400
  • 2007: 682 buildings, average cost: $266,200
  • 2008: 374 buildings, average cost: $325,700
  • 2009: 288 buildings, average cost: $302,700

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,825 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,856 (0.7%)

Jefferson County household income distribution in 2009 Jefferson County home values distribution Jefferson County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 9.1%
(7.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 20.2% for Black residents, 19.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 33.0% for American Indian residents, 7.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 12.9% for other race residents, 7.1% for two or more races residents)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 9.1%
Jefferson County:

9.1%
Colorado:

13.0%
(7.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 17.8% for Black residents, 19.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 28.5% for American Indian residents, 7.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 12.1% for other race residents, 6.6% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2013: 40 years old
(Males: 39 years old, Females: 42 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 44 years old, Black residents: 33 years old, American Indian residents: 24 years old, Asian residents: 37 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 28 years old, Other race residents: 32 years old)

Area name: Denver-Aurora, CO MSA
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Jefferson County is $702 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $889 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $1262 a month.

Cities in this county include: Northeast Jefferson, Lakewood, Arvada, Broomfield, Wheat Ridge, Dakota Ridge, Ken Caryl, Columbine, Central Jefferson, South Jefferson.

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

2005 air pollution in Jefferson County:

Carbon Monoxide: 2 ppm (standard limit: 9 ppm). Near U.S. average.
Ozone (1-hour): 0.098 ppm (standard limit: 0.12 ppm). Near U.S. average.
Ozone (8-hour): 0.079 ppm (standard limit: 0.08 ppm). Near U.S. average.

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Neighboring counties: Arapahoe County , Denver County .

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

4.9%
Colorado:

5.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 31,045
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 91.8%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 36.5%

Number of foreign born residents: 28,400 (44% naturalized citizens)

Jefferson County:

5.4%
Whole state:

8.6%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 8,413
  • 1990 to 1994: 4,129
  • 1985 to 1989: 3,481
  • 1980 to 1984: 2,850
  • 1975 to 1979: 2,330
  • 1970 to 1974: 1,443
  • 1970 to 1974: 1,242
  • 1965 to 1969: 4,512

Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.4 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 47.9%

Jefferson County marital status for males Jefferson County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:


Housing units in Jefferson County with a mortgage: 107,584 (19,125 second mortgage, 10,961 home equity loan, 606 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 25,085

Here:

0.0% with mortgage
State:

79.2% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Jefferson County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic80,21917
Evangelical Protestant68,794196
Mainline Protestant22,71657
Other17,96662
Orthodox1,0703
None343,778-
Jefferson County Religion Details
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.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 58
Jefferson County:

1.10 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.50 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 5
Here:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
Colorado:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 18
This county:

0.34 / 10,000 pop.
Colorado:

0.45 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 145
Jefferson County:

2.75 / 10,000 pop.
Colorado:

3.13 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 410
This county:

7.76 / 10,000 pop.
State:

8.99 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Jefferson County:

5.3%
Colorado:

5.3%

Adult obesity rate:
Jefferson County:

17.4%
State:

18.4%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

9.6%
State:

9.6%

Agriculture in Jefferson County:

Average size of farms: 198 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $44,854
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $4713.83
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 89.48%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 9.74%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $59,085
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 4.34%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 23.90%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $35,952
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 84.25%
Average age of principal farm operators: 55 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 3.09
Vegetables: 21 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 33 acres

Earthquake activity:

Jefferson County-area historical earthquake activity is near Colorado state average. It is 88% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/18/1984 at 15:30:23, a magnitude 5.5 (5.4 MB, 5.1 MS, 5.5 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 185.9 miles away from Jefferson County center
On 10/28/1983 at 14:06:06, a magnitude 7.3 (6.2 MB, 7.3 MS, 7.0 MW, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 537.4 miles away from the county center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
On 3/28/1975 at 02:31:05, a magnitude 6.2 (6.1 MB, 6.0 MS, 6.2 ML, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 414.6 miles away from the county center
On 8/10/2005 at 22:08:22, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 195.2 miles away from the county center
On 2/3/1995 at 15:26:10, a magnitude 5.3 (5.3 MB, 4.6 MS, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 266.9 miles away from Jefferson County center
On 2/3/1994 at 09:05:04, a magnitude 5.8 (5.4 MB, 5.5 MS, 5.8 MW, 5.8 ML, Depth: 4.9 mi) earthquake occurred 368.9 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:


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

Class of Workers

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • Mexico (22%)
  • Germany (7%)
  • Canada (6%)
  • United Kingdom (5%)
  • Vietnam (5%)
  • Korea (4%)
  • India (3%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Jefferson County (%):

  • German (22%)
  • English (11%)
  • Irish (11%)
  • Italian (6%)
  • United States or American (6%)
  • Swedish (3%)
  • Norwegian (3%)

Jefferson County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 227,844 (80%)
  • Carpooled: 28,383 (10%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 9,113 (3%)
  • Streetcar or trolley car: 69 (0%)
  • Subway or elevated: 102 (0%)
  • Railroad: 30 (0%)
  • Ferryboat: 41 (0%)
  • Taxi: 123 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 347 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 700 (0%)
  • Walked: 3,640 (1%)
  • Other means: 1,415 (0%)
  • Worked at home: 14,497 (5%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


People in group quarters in Jefferson County, Colorado in 2000:

  • 2,214 people in nursing homes
  • 1,300 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 971 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 810 people in federal prisons and detention centers
  • 671 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 251 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 212 people in training schools for juvenile delinquents
  • 191 people in other group homes
  • 173 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 148 people in halfway houses
  • 143 people in short-term care, detention or diagnostic centers for delinquent children
  • 132 people in state prisons
  • 131 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals or wards
  • 107 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 80 people in residential treatment centers for emotionally disturbed children
  • 60 people in religious group quarters
  • 39 people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill
  • 39 people in homes for the physically handicapped
  • 27 people in hospices or homes for chronically ill
  • 23 people in schools, hospitals, or wards for the mentally retarded
  • 21 people in unknown juvenile institutions
  • 12 people in other hospitals or wards for chronically ill
  • 8 people in homes for abused, dependent, and neglected children
  • 6 people in other nonhousehold living situations

People in group quarters in Jefferson County, Colorado in 2010:

  • 2,079 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 1,557 people in college/university student housing
  • 1,053 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 968 people in federal prisons
  • 347 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles
  • 272 people in correctional residential facilities
  • 200 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 160 people in federal detention centers
  • 151 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 150 people in state prisons
  • 117 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 100 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 100 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 77 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 74 people in in-patient hospice facilities
  • 22 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $73,191.

8.88% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($43,943 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.88%
Colorado average:

9.68%


0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($247 average AGI)
Jefferson County:

0.04%
Colorado average:

0.09%

6.04% relocated from other counties in Colorado ($27,696 average AGI)
2.80% relocated from other states ($16,000 average AGI)
Jefferson County:

2.80%
Colorado average:

4.25%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Denver County, CO  2.20% ($40,159 average AGI)
from Adams County, CO  1.00% ($35,754)
from Arapahoe County, CO  0.91% ($41,812)
from Douglas County, CO  0.38% ($55,909)
from Boulder County, CO  0.24% ($43,461)
from El Paso County, CO  0.15% ($35,014)
from Larimer County, CO  0.13% ($33,403)


8.55% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($44,074 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.55%
Colorado average:

9.12%


0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($441 average AGI)
Jefferson County:

0.06%
Colorado average:

0.11%

6.13% relocated to other counties in Colorado ($28,615 average AGI)
2.36% relocated to other states ($15,018 average AGI)
Jefferson County:

2.36%
Colorado average:

3.65%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Denver County, CO  2.16% ($35,772 average AGI)
to Adams County, CO  1.14% ($35,073)
to Arapahoe County, CO  0.98% ($38,035)
to Douglas County, CO  0.45% ($64,844)
to Boulder County, CO  0.19% ($43,799)
to Larimer County, CO  0.14% ($39,241)
to Weld County, CO  0.13% ($40,920)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 13.4
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 12.1
Births per 1000 population from 2007 to 2013: 10.9

Births per 1000 population in Jefferson County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 5.7
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 6.3
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2013: 7.1

Deaths per 1000 population in Jefferson County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 6.2
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 5.5
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2007 to 2012: 4.6

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Jefferson County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2003: 58,553 (52,187 aged, 6,366 disabled)
Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 12%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 10%

Homicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 23.4. This is less than state average.

Mechanisms of homicide:

Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 13.8
  • Other - 9.5

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 180.4. This is less than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide:

Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 87.8
  • Suffocation - 47.2
  • Poisoning - 42.0
  • Other - 3.3

Household type by relationship:

Households: 527,116

Size of family households: 65,685 2-persons, 32,904 3-persons, 27,781 4-persons, 10,787 5-persons, 3,642 6-persons, 1,980 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 59,794 1-person, 13,089 2-persons, 1,659 3-persons, 571 4-persons, 166 5-persons, 64 6-persons, 38 7-or-more-persons.

98,474 married couples with children.
25,796 single-parent households (6,763 men, 19,033 women).

90.8% of residents of Jefferson County speak English at home.
4.8% of residents speak Spanish at home (63% speak English very well, 17% speak English well, 15% speak English not well, 5% don't speak English at all).
2.6% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (70% speak English very well, 18% speak English well, 9% speak English not well, 3% don't speak English at all).
1.6% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (50% speak English very well, 28% speak English well, 18% speak English not well, 4% don't speak English at all).
0.3% of residents speak other language at home (74% speak English very well, 16% speak English well, 9% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $3,237,026,000 ($6150 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $83,021,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $862,742,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $334,036,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $448,000
Federal grants: $311,444,000
Federal procurement contracts: $1,092,205,000 ($28,686,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $636,150,000 ($17,031,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $1,982,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $839,446,000
Federal Government insurance: $295,969,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 33,798
Here:

64 per 1000 residents
State:

76 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 17,122
Here:

33 per 1000 residents
State:

32 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +6,628
Here:

+13 per 1000 residents
State:

+24 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -21,241
Here -40 per 1000 residents
State +10 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Jefferson County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 98.50 millions of gallons per day (1% from ground, 99% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

7.1
State:

6.5

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.0
State:

3.9

Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 1,785
  • 2000 to 2004: 24,776
  • 1990 to 1999: 33,725
  • 1980 to 1989: 42,974
  • 1970 to 1979: 61,026
  • 1960 to 1969: 31,700
  • 1950 to 1959: 22,560
  • 1940 to 1949: 5,660
  • 1939 or earlier: 7,294
Rooms in houses/apartments in Jefferson County, Colorado
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 162
  • 2 rooms: 1,452
  • 3 rooms: 3,839
  • 4 rooms: 9,573
  • 5 rooms: 18,287
  • 6 rooms: 24,648
  • 7 rooms: 27,914
  • 8 rooms: 25,968
  • 9+ rooms: 37,552
  • 1 room: 2,369
  • 2 rooms: 6,352
  • 3 rooms: 11,616
  • 4 rooms: 16,985
  • 5 rooms: 8,831
  • 6 rooms: 4,666
  • 7 rooms: 2,549
  • 8 rooms: 1,759
  • 9+ rooms: 1,545
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Jefferson County, Colorado
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 289
  • 1 bedroom: 4,071
  • 2 bedrooms: 25,231
  • 3 bedrooms: 60,817
  • 4 bedrooms: 45,921
  • 5+ bedrooms: 13,066
  • no bedroom: 2,659
  • 1 bedroom: 17,206
  • 2 bedrooms: 24,475
  • 3 bedrooms: 8,856
  • 4 bedrooms: 2,636
  • 5+ bedrooms: 840
Cars and other vehicles available in Jefferson County, Colorado in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 2,560
  • 1 vehicle: 32,370
  • 2 vehicles: 70,301
  • 3 vehicles: 31,082
  • 4 vehicles: 9,362
  • 5+ vehicles: 3,720
  • no vehicle: 5,776
  • 1 vehicle: 26,910
  • 2 vehicles: 18,562
  • 3 vehicles: 4,203
  • 4 vehicles: 800
  • 5+ vehicles: 421

52% of Jefferson County residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 44% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 53% lived in Colorado.

Jefferson County:

51.8%
State average:

45.7%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $188,900


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 1%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 1%

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Jefferson County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (86.4%)
  • Electricity (9.1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3.0%)
  • Wood (0.8%)
  • Utility gas (68.1%)
  • Electricity (27.5%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2.0%)
  • Other fuel (1.3%)
  • No fuel used (0.6%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 6,607
Here:

10.7%
Colorado:

8.8%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 2,774
Here:

9.0%
Colorado:

7.9%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 4,781
Here:

19.6%
Colorado:

16.7%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

Jefferson County government finances - Expenditure in 2006:

  • Assistance and Subsidies - Public Welfare, Federal Categorical Assistance Programs: $3,792,000
  • Construction - General - Other: $17,497,000
    Regular Highways: $11,986,000
    Air Transportation: $8,546,000
    General Public Buildings: $2,412,000
    Parks and Recreation: $2,111,000
    Police Protection: $192,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $80,000
    Central Staff Services: $37,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $71,868,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $26,127,000
    Libraries: $22,866,000
    Regular Highways: $22,751,000
    Central Staff Services: $21,441,000
    General - Other: $17,901,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $17,794,000
    Health - Other: $16,813,000
    Financial Administration: $13,539,000
    Parks and Recreation: $9,469,000
    General Public Buildings: $8,878,000
    Correctional Institutions: $5,576,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $3,108,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $3,081,000
    Air Transportation: $2,178,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $739,000
    Housing and Community Development: $696,000
    Solid Waste Management: $217,000
    Sewerage: $187,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $10,758,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Parks and Recreation: $12,309,000
    Regular Highways: $4,831,000
    Housing and Community Development: $1,388,000
    General - Other: $194,000
    Health - Other: $140,000
    Solid Waste Management: $33,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Health - Other: $89,000
    Housing and Community Development: $73,000
    Parks and Recreation: $45,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $6,230,000
    Police Protection: $2,958,000
    Regular Highways: $2,347,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,037,000
    General Public Building: $743,000
    Libraries: $246,000
    Air Transportation: $222,000
    Solid Waste Management: $112,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $105,000
    Financial Administration: $62,000
    Parks and Recreation: $46,000
    Health - Other: $19,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $13,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $143,826,000

Jefferson County government finances - Revenue in 2006:

  • Charges - All Other: $34,537,000
    Regular Highways: $947,000
    Air Transportation: $333,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $15,979,000
    Air Transportation: $7,440,000
    Education: $3,893,000
    Public Welfare: $3,663,000
    Housing and Community Development: $2,296,000
    General Local Government Support: $141,000
    Highways: $106,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $2,714,000
    General Local Government Support: $1,127,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $8,237,000
    Rents: $2,707,000
    Sale of Property: $2,314,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $1,231,000
    General Revenue, NEC: $1,195,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $21,697,000
    Highways: $9,969,000
    Health and Hospitals: $3,556,000
    General Local Government Support: $3,338,000
    All Other: $87,000
  • Tax - Property: $174,510,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $18,595,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $15,624,000
    Other License: $4,587,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $4,372,000

Jefferson County government finances - Debt in 2006:

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $227,070,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $219,905,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $36,705,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $29,540,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $23,403,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $15,403,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $8,000,000

Jefferson County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006:

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $276,863,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $15,403,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

Jefferson County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1993
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Jefferson County Fatal accident statistics for 1994 - 2013
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Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 133 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED3,334$201,4863,252$232,96319,533$229,585673$101,07122$2,984,227941$184,92218$127,722
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED190$198,384321$250,7601,605$235,320136$54,2280$0113$169,7708$38,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED299$192,067388$236,1834,313$243,611351$74,1547$307,000296$185,58825$41,840
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN306$194,575367$225,0052,864$230,041173$111,0173$229,333179$166,6542$87,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS42$217,69066$240,1821,010$231,09657$102,6492$396,50035$166,0574$68,500
Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 131 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
D) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED556$246,086545$244,18714$179,2861$140,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED167$228,647216$245,4497$157,8570$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED66$246,182104$256,4131$221,0000$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN22$240,31839$259,2820$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS21$247,90526$224,6544$189,2500$0

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Most common first names in Jefferson County, CO among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John1,57175.0 years
Mary1,44680.2 years
William1,17575.4 years
Robert1,15170.9 years
James94771.3 years
Helen77581.4 years
Charles76374.6 years
George72976.3 years
Dorothy64380.1 years
Margaret64280.3 years
Most common last names in Jefferson County, CO among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith54077.5 years
Johnson51477.6 years
Miller34076.6 years
Anderson30776.5 years
Jones27277.6 years
Brown25877.0 years
Williams21976.3 years
Nelson21279.0 years
Moore19375.5 years
Davis18278.0 years
Businesses in Jefferson County, CO
NameCountNameCount
24 Hour Fitness3JoS. A. Bank1
7-Eleven20Johnny Rockets1
ALDO1Jones New York7
AMF Bowling2Journeys2
AT&T25Justice1
Abercrombie & Fitch1KFC10
Abercrombie Kids1Kincaid1
Ace Hardware8Kmart1
Advance Auto Parts8Kohl's3
Aeropostale2Kroger23
Albertsons1La Quinta4
Alco Stores1La-Z-Boy1
AmericInn1Lane Bryant3
American Eagle Outfitters2Lane Furniture2
Ann Taylor2LensCrafters4
Apple Store1Levi Strauss & Co.1
Applebee's3Little Caesars Pizza4
Arby's6Long John Silver's3
Ascend Collection1Lowe's4
Audi1Macy's2
AutoZone4Marriott7
Bally Total Fitness1Marshalls1
Banana Republic2MasterBrand Cabinets30
Barnes & Noble2Maurices2
Baskin-Robbins2McDonald's27
Bath & Body Works5Men's Wearhouse2
Bebe1Motel 61
Bed Bath & Beyond3Motherhood Maternity7
Big O Tires10New Balance7
Blockbuster7New York & Co1
Brooks Brothers1Nike38
Brookstone1Nissan2
Brunswick Bowling & Billiards1Nordstrom2
Budget Car Rental2Office Depot5
Buffalo Wild Wings3OfficeMax3
Burger King13Old Navy3
Cache1On The Border1
Carl\s Jr.2Outback2
Casual Male XL1Outback Steakhouse2
Catherines2Pac Sun2
Charlotte Russe2Panda Express6
Chevrolet2Panera Bread2
Chick-Fil-A2Papa John's Pizza5
Chico's2Payless7
Chipotle6Penske4
Chuck E. Cheese's1PetSmart5
Clarks2Pier 1 Imports2
Cold Stone Creamery4Pizza Hut10
Coldwater Creek1Plato's Closet1
Comfort Inn2Popeyes4
Comfort Suites2Pottery Barn1
Costco2Pottery Barn Kids1
Cracker Barrel1Qdoba Mexican Grill11
Crate & Barrel1Quality2
Cricket Wireless14Quiznos10
Curves12RadioShack11
DHL4Ramada1
Dairy Queen16Red Lobster2
Days Inn1Red Robin2
Deb1Rite Aid2
Decora Cabinetry9Ruby Tuesday1
Dennys5Rue211
Discount Tire5SAS Shoes1
Domino's Pizza5SONIC Drive-In7
DressBarn3Safeway12
Dressbarn3Sam's Club1
Eddie Bauer3Sears7
Ethan Allen1Sephora1
Express2Sheraton1
Extended Stay America3Skechers USA1
Famous Footwear5Spencer Gifts3
Fashion Bug1Sprint Nextel6
FedEx85Staples3
Finish Line2Starbucks50
Firestone Complete Auto Care8Subaru2
Foot Locker2Subway19
Ford2Super 81
Forever 213T-Mobile19
GNC8T.J.Maxx1
GameStop7Taco Bell17
Gap2Talbots1
Goodwill2Target5
Gymboree2The Athlete's Foot1
H&R Block17The Room Place1
Haagen-Dazs2Toyota1
Hardee's1Toys"R"Us5
Hilton5U-Haul15
Hobby Lobby1UPS84
Holiday Inn3Vans7
Hollister Co.1Verizon Wireless6
Home Depot6Victoria's Secret2
Honda2Village Inn4
Hot Topic2Volkswagen1
Howard Johnson1Vons15
IHOP2Walgreens10
J. Jill1Walmart6
J.Crew1Wendy's14
JCPenney1Wet Seal2
Jack In The Box3Whole Foods Market1
Jamba Juice3YMCA2
Jimmy John's33

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