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Jefferson County, Florida (FL)

County population in 2016: 14,560 (all rural); it was 12,902 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 2,400
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 1,966
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 3,798
Renter-occupied apartments: 1,280 (it was 897 in 2000)
% of renters here:

19%
State:

33%

Land area: 598 sq. mi.

Water area: 38.9 sq. mi.

Population density: 24 people per square mile   (low).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Jefferson County: 83.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (25.9%), Construction (19.5%), Public administration (16.7%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (15.6%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 33%
  • Government: 13%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 54%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Jefferson County, Florida:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (57.6%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (35.7%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (4.2%)
  • Two or more races (1.3%)
  • Some other race alone (1.0%)
Median resident age:  46.0 years
Florida median age:  42.1 years
Males: 7,735  (53.1%)
Females: 6,825  (46.9%)
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Jefferson County,FL real estate house value trend


Average household size:
Jefferson County:

2.0 people
Florida:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2016: $43,367 ($32,998 in 1999)

This county:

$43,367
Florida:

$50,860

Median contract rent in 2016 for apartments: $643 (lower quartile is $361, upper quartile is $735)
This county:

$643
State:

$931


Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $146,142 (it was $69,900 in 2000)
Jefferson:

$146,142
Florida:

$197,700
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $79,807 - $253,776
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,027
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $399

Institutionalized population: 1,339

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 10
  • Robberies: 4
  • Assaults: 44
  • Burglaries: 47
  • Thefts: 108
  • Auto thefts: 14

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 10
  • Robberies: 2
  • Assaults: 68
  • Burglaries: 42
  • Thefts: 74
  • Auto thefts: 6
Jefferson County, FL map from a distance

Health of residents in Jefferson County based on CDC Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System Survey Questionnaires from 2003 to 2012:

General health status score of residents in this county from 1 (poor) to 5 (excellent) is 3.2. This is significantly worse than average.
69.4% of residents exercised in the past month. This is less than average.
45.3% of residents smoked 100+ cigarettes in their lives. This is about average.
100.0% of adult residents drank alcohol in the past 30 days. This is more than average.
61.7% of residents visited a dentist within the past year. This is less than average.
Average weight of males is 203 pounds. This is more than average.
Average weight of females is 167 pounds. This is more than average.

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2000: 70 buildings, average cost: $109,300
  • 2001: 57 buildings, average cost: $124,900
  • 2002: 61 buildings, average cost: $110,500
  • 2003: 78 buildings, average cost: $119,300
  • 2004: 86 buildings, average cost: $133,200
  • 2005: 114 buildings, average cost: $138,400
  • 2006: 100 buildings, average cost: $151,400
  • 2007: 95 buildings, average cost: $177,200
  • 2008: 56 buildings, average cost: $168,500
  • 2009: 26 buildings, average cost: $165,000
  • 2010: 21 buildings, average cost: $157,200
  • 2011: 28 buildings, average cost: $184,600
  • 2012: 21 buildings, average cost: $131,400
  • 2013: 15 buildings, average cost: $146,100
  • 2014: 17 buildings, average cost: $164,400
Number of permits per 10,000 residents
Average permit cost
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $1,166 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $1,076 (0.8%)

Jefferson County household income distribution in 2013 Jefferson County home values distribution in 2013 Jefferson County contract rent distribution in 2013
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 14.5%
Jefferson County:

14.5%
Florida:

14.7%
(7.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 24.2% for Black residents, 31.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 41.2% for American Indian residents, 81.0% for other race residents, 12.1% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2016: 46.0 years old
(Males: 42.8 years old, Females: 49.9 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 51.6 years old, Black residents: 41.1 years old, American Indian residents: 50.0 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 35.0 years old, Other race residents: 21.8 years old)

Area name: Tallahassee, FL HUD Metro FMR Area
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Jefferson County is $556 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $687 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $916 a month.

Cities in this county include: Wacissa, Monticello, Waukeenah, Lloyd, Lamont, Aucilla.

Jefferson County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Zip CodeCityCertified Residential DatabaseMandatory Residential DatabaseMandatory Non-Residential Database
Buildings MeasuredAbove 4 pCi/L (%)Buildings MeasuredAbove 4 pCi/L (%)Buildings MeasuredAbove 4 pCi/L (%)
32344Monticello706060

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Neighboring counties: Brantley County, Georgia , West Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana , Milam County, Texas , Montgomery County, Texas .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.5%
Florida:

5.4%

Unemployment by year
County total employment by year
County average yearly wages by year

Current college students: 392
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 79.9%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 19.5%

Number of foreign born residents: 444 (33.7% naturalized citizens)

Jefferson County:

3.1%
Whole state:

20.6%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population Note: State values scaled to Jefferson County population
  • 112010 or later
  • 752000 to 2009
  • 1281990 to 1999
  • 581980 to 1989
  • 531970 to 1979
  • 44Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.2 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 43.2%

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

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 4,175
  • One, attached: 47
  • Two: 15
  • 3 or 4: 53
  • 5 to 9: 124
  • 10 to 19: 9
  • 50 or more: 6
  • Mobile homes: 2,244
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 6

Housing units in Jefferson County with a mortgage: 2,280 (18 second mortgage, 127 home equity loan, 11 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 2,167

Here:

50.0% with mortgage
State:

57.1% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Jefferson County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Year 2000 to 2010 Change
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant4,26921
Black Protestant2,92620
Mainline Protestant1,5068
Catholic2731
Other351
None5,752-
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: 4
Jefferson County:

2.77 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
This county:

1.39 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

1.28 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 16
Jefferson County:

11.09 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

3.04 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 4
This county:

2.77 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.45 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Jefferson County:

11.0%
Florida:

9.2%

Adult obesity rate:
Jefferson County:

29.6%
State:

23.7%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

12.2%
State:

14.0%

Agriculture in Jefferson County:

Average size of farms: 318 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $50,608
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $569.96
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 24.04%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 55.96%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $62,503
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 12.32%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $44,245
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 88.52%
Average age of principal farm operators: 57 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 9.44
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 25.68%
Corn for grain: 4091 harvested acres
Upland cotton: 1288 harvested acres
Vegetables: 256 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 1,101 acres

Earthquake activity:

Jefferson County-area historical earthquake activity is above Florida state average. It is 94% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/10/2006 at 14:56:08, a magnitude 5.9 (5.9 MB, 5.5 MS, 5.8 MW, Depth: 8.7 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 338.7 miles away from Jefferson County center
On 10/24/1997 at 08:35:17, a magnitude 4.9 (4.8 MB, 4.2 MS, 4.9 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 205.6 miles away from the county center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 246.5 miles away from the county center
On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.9 (4.4 MB, 4.6 MW, 4.9 LG, Depth: 12.2 mi) earthquake occurred 293.7 miles away from the county center
On 1/18/1999 at 07:00:53, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 281.4 miles away from Jefferson County center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 275.2 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Florida Hurricane Hermine, Incident Period: August 31, 2016 to September 11, 2016, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4280: September 28, 2016, FEMA Id: 4280, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Florida Tropical Storm Debby, Incident Period: June 23, 2012 to July 26, 2012, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4068: July 03, 2012, FEMA Id: 4068, Natural disaster type: Tropical Storm
  • Florida Severe Storms, Flooding, Tornadoes, and Straight-line Winds, Incident Period: March 26, 2009 to May 05, 2009, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1831: April 21, 2009, FEMA Id: 1831, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood, Wind
  • Florida Tropical Storm Fay, Incident Period: August 18, 2008 to September 12, 2008, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1785: August 24, 2008, FEMA Id: 1785, Natural disaster type: Tropical Storm
  • Florida Tropical Storm Fay, Incident Period: August 18, 2008 to September 12, 2008, Emergency Declared EM-3288: August 21, 2008, FEMA Id: 3288, Natural disaster type: Tropical Storm
  • Florida Hurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3220: September 05, 2005, FEMA Id: 3220, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Florida Hurricane Jeanne, Incident Period: September 24, 2004 to November 17, 2004, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1561: September 26, 2004, FEMA Id: 1561, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Florida Hurricane Ivan, Incident Period: September 13, 2004 to November 17, 2004, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1551: September 16, 2004, FEMA Id: 1551, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Florida Hurricane Charley and Tropical Storm Bonnie, Incident Period: August 11, 2004 to August 30, 2004, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1539: August 13, 2004, FEMA Id: 1539, Natural disaster type: Tropical Storm, Hurricane
  • Florida Tropical Storm Allison, Incident Period: June 11, 2001 to June 15, 2001, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1381: June 17, 2001, FEMA Id: 1381, Natural disaster type: Tropical Storm
  • 6 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Jefferson County (16) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 7, Tropical Storms: 6, Fires: 2, Floods: 2, Storms: 2, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Class of Workers in 2016
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2016


  • Health care and social assistance (36%)
  • Public administration (22%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)

Most common industries for females in 2016


  • Health care and social assistance (29%)
  • Public administration (18%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)

Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2016


  • Management occupations (20%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (12%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Production occupations (6%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (6%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (6%)

Most common occupations for females in 2016


  • Office and administrative support occupations (20%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (6%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (5%)

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents


  • Cuba (18%)
  • Mexico (14%)
  • Canada (10%)
  • Poland (8%)
  • Jamaica (7%)
  • Haiti (7%)
  • United Kingdom, excluding England and Scotland (6%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Jefferson County


  • American (8%)
  • English (6%)
  • German (6%)
  • European (5%)
  • Irish (5%)
  • Italian (2%)
  • French (except Basque) (2%)

Jefferson County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 2,035 (76.2%)
  • Carpooled: 198 (7.4%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 3 (0.1%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 19 (0.7%)
  • Walked: 142 (5.3%)
  • Worked at home: 287 (10.7%)
Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

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

  • 744 people in state prisons
  • 146 people in nursing homes
  • 38 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 30 people in training schools for juvenile delinquents
  • 29 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 26 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 21 people in homes for the mentally ill

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

  • 1,157 people in state prisons
  • 138 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 44 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $44,029.

6.73% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,191 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.73%
Florida average:

7.97%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
4.78% relocated from other counties in Florida ($25,327 average AGI)
1.95% relocated from other states ($7,867 average AGI)
Jefferson County:

1.95%
Florida average:

3.71%

Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Leon County, FL  2.49% ($40,317 average AGI)
from Thomas County, GA  0.25% ($18,417)


7.73% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($29,968 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.73%
Florida average:

7.17%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
5.70% relocated to other counties in Florida ($20,351 average AGI)
2.04% relocated to other states ($9,617 average AGI)
Jefferson County:

2.04%
Florida average:

2.87%

Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Leon County, FL  3.00% ($27,685 average AGI)
to Madison County, FL  0.33% ($23,750)
to Thomas County, GA  0.27% ($27,462)
to Hillsborough County, FL  0.25% ($17,000)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 12.9
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.3

Births per 1000 population in Jefferson County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 10.2
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.0
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 10.5

Deaths per 1000 population in Jefferson County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 11.0
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 14.2

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Jefferson County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 19.9%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 12.6%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Jefferson County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Jefferson County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Jefferson County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Jefferson County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Jefferson County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Jefferson County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 2,487 (1,996 aged, 491 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 461 (17%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Jefferson County, Florida in 1999 - 2014:

  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (154)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (143)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (133)
  • Unspecified dementia (131)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (91)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (90)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (71)
  • Unspecified diabetes mellitus, without complications (54)
  • Breast, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (51)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (48)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 16%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 13%

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,304
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,021
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 7

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 15
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 28

Household type by relationship:

Households: 14,560
  • In family households: 9,704 (1,629 male householders, 1,995 female householders)
    2,490 spouses, 2,675 children (2,570 natural, 47 adopted, 53 stepchildren), 383 grandchildren, 47 brothers or sisters, 127 parents, 100 other relatives, 232 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 2,282 (893 male householders (797 living alone)), 1,194 female householders (1,074 living alone)), 171 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 2,505

Size of family households: 1,867 2-persons, 825 3-persons, 598 4-persons, 226 5-persons, 46 6-persons, 46 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,871 1-person, 209 2-persons.

1,074 married couples with children.
908 single-parent households (120 men, 788 women).

92.5% of residents of Jefferson speak English at home.
4.7% of residents speak Spanish at home (74% speak English very well, 11% speak English well, 9% speak English not well, 6% don't speak English at all).
1.8% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (84% speak English very well, 12% speak English well, 4% speak English not well).
0.1% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% speak English very well).
0.3% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $86,992,000 ($5,999 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $2,543,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $34,406,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $16,134,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $1,128,000
Federal grants: $32,782,000
Federal procurement contracts: $464,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $2,078,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $51,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $2,155,000
Federal Government insurance: $12,590,000

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

Births: 814
Here:

56 per 1000 residents
State:

63 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 855
Here:

59 per 1000 residents
State:

49 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: -4
Here -0 per 1000 residents
State +30 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +1,656
Here:

+114 per 1000 residents
State:

+59 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Jefferson County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 0.72 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.4
State:

5.9

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.9
State:

4.3

Year house built in Jefferson County, Florida Note: State values scaled to Jefferson County population
  • 02014 or later
  • 2032010 to 2013
  • 1,1672000 to 2009
  • 1,6251990 to 1999
  • 9511980 to 1989
  • 1,0261970 to 1979
  • 5381960 to 1969
  • 3651950 to 1959
  • 2261940 to 1949
  • 5351939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Jefferson County, Florida
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Jefferson County, Florida Note: State values scaled to Jefferson County population
  • 131 room
  • 442 rooms
  • 763 rooms
  • 2774 rooms
  • 9775 rooms
  • 1,0276 rooms
  • 9467 rooms
  • 4988 rooms
  • 5929+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Jefferson County, Florida Note: State values scaled to Jefferson County population
  • 241 room
  • 132 rooms
  • 923 rooms
  • 3334 rooms
  • 3825 rooms
  • 2066 rooms
  • 1097 rooms
  • 728 rooms
  • 109+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Jefferson County, Florida
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Jefferson County, Florida Note: State values scaled to Jefferson County population
  • 18no bedroom
  • 701 bedroom
  • 5712 bedrooms
  • 2,7103 bedrooms
  • 8524 bedrooms
  • 2315+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Jefferson County, Florida Note: State values scaled to Jefferson County population
  • 23no bedroom
  • 351 bedroom
  • 4592 bedrooms
  • 6613 bedrooms
  • 704 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Jefferson County, Florida in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Jefferson County in owner-occupied houses/condos Note: State values scaled to Jefferson County population
  • 118no vehicle
  • 1,1891 vehicle
  • 1,7442 vehicles
  • 9583 vehicles
  • 3974 vehicles
  • 775+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Jefferson County in renter-occupied apartments Note: State values scaled to Jefferson County population
  • 235no vehicle
  • 5941 vehicle
  • 2992 vehicles
  • 893 vehicles
  • 264 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

86.7% of Jefferson County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 11% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 83% lived in Florida.

Jefferson County:

86.7%
State average:

84.2%

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

  • This state: 8,971
  • Other state: 4,823
  • Northeast: 917
  • Midwest: 1,111
  • South: 2,393
  • West: 406
Year Householders Moved Into Unit
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Jefferson County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 81.7%Electricity
  • 13.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.2%Wood
  • 0.7%No fuel used
  • 0.5%Utility gas
  • 0.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 85.6%Electricity
  • 7.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.4%Wood
  • 1.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.1%No fuel used
  • 0.8%Utility gas

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 331
Here:

28.7%
Florida:

12.6%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 81
Here:

12.2%
Florida:

11.3%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 95
Here:

30.5%
Florida:

20.1%

Educational Attainment
School Enrollment by Level of School
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 671
  • Number of aged recipients: 78
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 593
  • Number of recipients under 18: 147
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 373
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 151
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 246
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 344
Jefferson County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
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Jefferson County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
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Most common first names in Jefferson County, FL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James11173.5 years
John10273.2 years
William7576.4 years
Mary6379.7 years
Robert5869.5 years
Annie5080.4 years
Willie5073.7 years
George4073.6 years
Thomas2773.0 years
Charles2675.3 years
Most common last names in Jefferson County, FL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Williams7074.0 years
Jones6376.4 years
Smith4770.1 years
Johnson4174.4 years
Walker3778.8 years
Brown3072.5 years
Thompson3069.2 years
Davis2475.8 years
Taylor2076.6 years
Green2071.4 years
Businesses in Jefferson County, FL
NameCountNameCount
Advance Auto Parts1H&R Block1
Arby's1Lane Furniture1
Burger King1Pizza Hut1
CVS1U-Haul2
FedEx1UPS1