Jefferson County, Indiana (IN)

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County population in 2012: 32,554 (55% urban, 45% rural); it was 31,705 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 6,277
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 2,917
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 9,067
Renter-occupied apartments: 3,441 (it was 3,081 in 2000)
% of renters here:

25%
State:

30%

Land area: 361 sq. mi.

Water area: 1.6 sq. mi.

Population density: 89 people per square mile   (average).

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Jefferson County: 81.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (24.0%), Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services (23.4%), Manufacturing (16.3%), Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (12.3%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 70%
  • Government: 0%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 22%
  • Unpaid family work: 8%
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Races in Jefferson County, Indiana:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (93.9%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (2.3%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (1.6%)
  • Two or more races (1.2%)
  • Asian alone (0.7%)
Median resident age:  39.0 years
Indiana median age:  37.0 years
Males: 15,634  (48.4%)
Females: 16,794  (51.6%)

Jefferson County,IN real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Jefferson County:

2.0 people
Indiana:

3 people
Estimated median household income in 2013: $42,378 ($38,189 in 1999)

This county:

$42378
Indiana:

$47529

Median contract rent in 2013 for apartments: $503 (lower quartile is $417, upper quartile is $615)
This county:

$503
State:

$585


Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $110,955 (it was $84,700 in 2000)
Jefferson:

$110,955
Indiana:

$122,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $73,741 - $168,898
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $957
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $357

Institutionalized population: 1,072
Jefferson County, IN map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 64 buildings, average cost: $131,200
  • 2008: 45 buildings, average cost: $136,500
  • 2009: 55 buildings, average cost: $115,000

Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $983 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $759 (0.8%)

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: 13.8%
(12.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 17.4% for Black residents, 52.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 53.3% for other race residents, 12.3% for two or more races residents)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 13.9%
Jefferson County:

13.9%
Indiana:

15.9%
(12.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 17.8% for Black residents, 54.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 59.3% for other race residents, 12.0% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2013: 41 years old
(Males: 40 years old, Females: 41 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 42 years old, Black residents: 24 years old, American Indian residents: 20 years old, Asian residents: 17 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 21 years old, Other race residents: 16 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Jefferson County is $402 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $529 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $633 a month.

Cities in this county include: Madison, Hanover, Dupont, Canaan, Deputy, Brooksburg, Kent.

Jefferson County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Jefferson County: Stony Point (A), Marble Hill Nuclear Power Station (B), Indian Mound (C), Brights Station (D), New London (E), King Landing (F), Rykers Ridge Volunteer Fire Company (G), Madison Township Volunteer Fire Department (H), Eagle Springs Grange Hall (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Jefferson County include: Zoar Church (A), Bethany Church (B), Jefferson Church (C), Home Chapel (D), Hopewell Church (E), Indian Kentuck Church (F), Jefferson Church (G), Lancaster Church (H), Liberty Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: McKay Cemetery (1), Mermoud Cemetery (2), Milton Cemetery (3), White River Cemetery (4), Bland Cemetery (5), Blankenship Cemetery (6), Neavill Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs: Rider Lake (A), I V West Lake (B), Jefferson Lake (C), Paradise Acre Lake (D), Miller Lake (E), Perkinson Lake (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Schnapps Creek (A), Seals Fork (B), Little Creek (C), Little Clifty Creek (D), Wilson Fork (E), Toddys Branch (F), Lewis Creek (G), West Fork Indian Kentucky Creek (H), Lee Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Jefferson County include: Camp Louis Ernst (1), Camp Meeting Ground (2), Cedar Cliffs Park (3), Clifty Falls State Park (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Neighboring counties: Clark County , Carroll County, Kentucky , Jennings County , Ripley County , Scott County , Switzerland County , Trimble County, Kentucky .

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

5.8%
Indiana:

6.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 2,077
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 81.0%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 16.4%

Number of foreign born residents: 381 (47% naturalized citizens)

Jefferson County:

1.2%
Whole state:

3.1%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 108
  • 1990 to 1994: 45
  • 1985 to 1989: 35
  • 1980 to 1984: 13
  • 1975 to 1979: 45
  • 1970 to 1974: 13
  • 1970 to 1974: 6
  • 1965 to 1969: 116

Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.9 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 78.2%

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

Housing units in structures:


Housing units in Jefferson County with a mortgage: 4,445 (481 second mortgage, 715 home equity loan, 16 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 2,037

Here:

0.0% with mortgage
State:

70.9% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Jefferson County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant5,94732
Evangelical Protestant5,65830
Catholic2,5001
Other3422
Black Protestant1801
None17,801-
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: 9
Jefferson County:

2.76 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.73 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Here:

0.31 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

0.21 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
This county:

0.31 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

0.50 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
Jefferson County:

3.99 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

3.57 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 23
This county:

7.06 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.78 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Jefferson County:

9.0%
Indiana:

9.2%

Adult obesity rate:
Jefferson County:

31.3%
State:

29.0%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

21.3%
State:

14.3%

Agriculture in Jefferson County:

Average size of farms: 140 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $20,226
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $207.43
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 3.24%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 24.20%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $17,904
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 52.71%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $29,935
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 92.67%
Average age of principal farm operators: 55 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 8.99
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 6.43%
Corn for grain: 9324 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 2254 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 35565 harvested acres
Vegetables: 22 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 74 acres

Tornado activity:

Jefferson County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Indiana state average. It is 1123268.2 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused one fatality and 109 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 4/3/1974, a category 4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado injured 104 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Jefferson County-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Indiana state average. It is 78% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 89.7 miles away from Jefferson County center
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) earthquake occurred 134.2 miles away from the county 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 132.1 miles away from the county 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 138.1 miles away from the county 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 131.8 miles away from Jefferson County center
On 9/7/1988 at 02:28:09, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG) earthquake occurred 94.8 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:


The number of natural disasters in Jefferson County (17) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 9, Tornadoes: 5, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Flash Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

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 (%):

  • Germany (19%)
  • Mexico (14%)
  • United Kingdom (10%)
  • India (8%)
  • Canada (7%)
  • Spain (5%)
  • China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan (4%)

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

  • German (26%)
  • United States or American (26%)
  • English (12%)
  • Irish (10%)
  • European (2%)
  • Scotch-Irish (2%)
  • French (except Basque) (2%)

Jefferson County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 12,210 (81%)
  • Carpooled: 1,591 (11%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 24 (0%)
  • Streetcar or trolley car: 36 (0%)
  • Subway or elevated: 6 (0%)
  • Taxi: 23 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 14 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 20 (0%)
  • Walked: 617 (4%)
  • Other means: 122 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 369 (2%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


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

  • 973 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 327 people in nursing homes
  • 180 people in state prisons
  • 129 people in schools, hospitals, or wards for the mentally retarded
  • 73 people in hospitals or wards for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 59 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals or wards
  • 47 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 24 people in wards in general hospitals for patients who have no usual home elsewhere
  • 24 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 4 people in religious group quarters
  • 4 people in other noninstitutional group quarters

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

  • 814 people in college/university student housing
  • 591 people in state prisons
  • 262 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 106 people in hospitals with patients who have no usual home elsewhere
  • 80 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 20 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals and psychiatric units in other hospitals
  • 16 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 13 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 3 people in residential treatment centers for adults
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $49,004.

4.92% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($34,591 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.92%
Indiana average:

5.59%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
2.81% relocated from other counties in Indiana ($17,658 average AGI)
2.11% relocated from other states ($16,933 average AGI)
Jefferson County:

2.11%
Indiana average:

2.09%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Scott County, IN  0.56% ($28,397 average AGI)
from Jennings County, IN  0.41% ($31,940)
from Trimble County, KY  0.25% ($37,667)
from Clark County, IN  0.18% ($43,045)
from Ripley County, IN  0.17% ($34,048)
from Switzerland County, IN  0.17% ($23,762)
from Carroll County, KY  0.16% ($36,300)


4.93% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($31,180 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.93%
Indiana average:

5.83%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
2.67% relocated to other counties in Indiana ($16,471 average AGI)
2.26% relocated to other states ($14,707 average AGI)
Jefferson County:

2.26%
Indiana average:

2.32%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Scott County, IN  0.36% ($26,977 average AGI)
to Trimble County, KY  0.35% ($27,698)
to Jennings County, IN  0.27% ($24,758)
to Clark County, IN  0.26% ($36,719)
to Switzerland County, IN  0.25% ($32,226)
to Jefferson County, KY  0.21% ($24,480)
to Ripley County, IN  0.16% ($24,000)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 13.1
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.4

Births per 1000 population in Jefferson County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 10.4
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 9.5
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2013: 10.6

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: 6.7

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Jefferson County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2003: 5,072 (4,079 aged, 993 disabled)
Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 11%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 9%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 3.11
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 14219.87
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 348.8
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 55403.3

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1202.590
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 925.070
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 21.58

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 47.67
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 98.67

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 6.17
Beer, wine & liquor stores per 100,000 population in 2005: 1

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 173.9. This is more than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide:

Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 115.9
  • Other - 58.0

Household type by relationship:

Households: 30,523

Size of family households: 4,032 2-persons, 1,932 3-persons, 1,490 4-persons, 641 5-persons, 239 6-persons, 122 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 3,441 1-person, 616 2-persons, 69 3-persons, 33 4-persons, 13 5-persons, 1 6-persons, 6 7-or-more-persons.

5,243 married couples with children.
1,765 single-parent households (405 men, 1,360 women).

96.6% of residents of Jefferson County speak English at home.
2.1% of residents speak Spanish at home (72% speak English very well, 16% speak English well, 12% speak English not well).
1.0% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (87% speak English very well, 8% speak English well, 3% speak English not well, 3% don't speak English at all).
0.2% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (69% speak English very well, 24% speak English well, 7% speak English not well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $173,691,000 ($5409 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $8,568,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $81,132,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $38,824,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $4,395,000
Federal grants: $36,726,000
Federal procurement contracts: $3,255,000 ($2,048,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $9,359,000 ($3,828,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $1,338,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $7,549,000
Federal Government insurance: $23,044,000

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

Births: 1,874
Here:

58 per 1000 residents
State:

72 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 1,596
Here:

49 per 1000 residents
State:

47 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +76
Here:

+2 per 1000 residents
State:

+9 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +417
Here +13 per 1000 residents
State -3 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Jefferson County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 5.54 millions of gallons per day (53% from ground, 47% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.9
State:

6.1

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.2
State:

4.2

Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 52
  • 2000 to 2004: 1,529
  • 1990 to 1999: 2,487
  • 1980 to 1989: 1,230
  • 1970 to 1979: 2,700
  • 1960 to 1969: 2,159
  • 1950 to 1959: 902
  • 1940 to 1949: 471
  • 1939 or earlier: 2,744
Rooms in houses/apartments in Jefferson County, Indiana
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 7
  • 2 rooms: 35
  • 3 rooms: 165
  • 4 rooms: 973
  • 5 rooms: 2,429
  • 6 rooms: 2,134
  • 7 rooms: 1,512
  • 8 rooms: 954
  • 9+ rooms: 858
  • 1 room: 95
  • 2 rooms: 157
  • 3 rooms: 645
  • 4 rooms: 944
  • 5 rooms: 642
  • 6 rooms: 308
  • 7 rooms: 101
  • 8 rooms: 110
  • 9+ rooms: 79
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Jefferson County, Indiana
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 20
  • 1 bedroom: 266
  • 2 bedrooms: 1,957
  • 3 bedrooms: 5,403
  • 4 bedrooms: 1,177
  • 5+ bedrooms: 244
  • no bedroom: 117
  • 1 bedroom: 888
  • 2 bedrooms: 1,201
  • 3 bedrooms: 637
  • 4 bedrooms: 203
  • 5+ bedrooms: 35
Cars and other vehicles available in Jefferson County, Indiana in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 329
  • 1 vehicle: 2,064
  • 2 vehicles: 4,318
  • 3 vehicles: 1,752
  • 4 vehicles: 475
  • 5+ vehicles: 129
  • no vehicle: 470
  • 1 vehicle: 1,564
  • 2 vehicles: 828
  • 3 vehicles: 174
  • 4 vehicles: 24
  • 5+ vehicles: 21

56% of Jefferson County residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 51% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 56% lived in Indiana.

Jefferson County:

55.8%
State average:

55.7%

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

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $79,400


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 1%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 2%

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Jefferson County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Electricity (49.0%)
  • Utility gas (28.5%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (14.0%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (4.6%)
  • Wood (3.7%)
  • Electricity (45.2%)
  • Utility gas (38.8%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (9.7%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (4.0%)
  • Wood (1.8%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 333
Here:

9.3%
Indiana:

11.8%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 146
Here:

9.2%
Indiana:

8.8%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 1,139
Here:

58.6%
Indiana:

23.4%

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:

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $1,320,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $5,353,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $2,883,000
    Regular Highways: $1,858,000
    General Public Buildings: $1,471,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,455,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,056,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,042,000
    Police Protection: $847,000
    Health - Other: $831,000
    Financial Administration: $781,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $112,000
    Corrections - Other: $87,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities, NEC: $16,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $11,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $280,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - General - Other: $110,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $95,000
    Regular Highways: $93,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $22,000
    Police Protection: $11,000
    Financial Administration: $6,000
    Central Staff Services: $6,000
    General Public Building: $4,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $4,000
    Correctional Institutions: $3,000
    Health - Other: $1,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $1,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $5,430,000

Jefferson County government finances - Revenue in 2006:

  • Charges - All Other: $508,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Highways: $76,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $95,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $16,462,000
    Interest Earnings: $1,205,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $254,000
    Special Assessments: $1,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $2,075,000
    All Other: $1,105,000
    Public Welfare: $840,000
    General Local Government Support: $674,000
    Health and Hospitals: $235,000
  • Tax - Property: $2,258,000
    Individual Income: $1,716,000
    NEC: $360,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $39,000
    Other License: $1,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $0

Jefferson County government finances - Debt in 2006:

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $8,331,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $7,914,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $417,000

Jefferson County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,031,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $10,861,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

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

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Jefferson County Fatal accident statistics for 1994 - 2013
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Most common first names in Jefferson County, IN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary29779.2 years
William25374.8 years
John23175.1 years
Charles21572.3 years
James19271.0 years
Robert19271.6 years
George13273.6 years
Helen9677.0 years
Ruth8178.1 years
Dorothy8175.6 years
Most common last names in Jefferson County, IN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Jones9872.1 years
Smith9474.4 years
Davis6072.1 years
Wilson5176.6 years
Brown4778.9 years
Taylor4774.5 years
Adams4675.0 years
Turner4574.0 years
Scott4273.0 years
Johnson4071.6 years
Businesses in Jefferson County, IN
NameCountNameCount
ALDI1Kroger2
AT&T1La-Z-Boy2
Advance Auto Parts1Lowe's1
Arby's1MasterBrand Cabinets5
AutoZone1Maurices1
Big O Tires1McDonald's3
Burger King1Nike1
CVS2Papa John's Pizza1
Chevrolet1Pizza Hut1
Circle K1RadioShack1
Comfort Inn1SAS Shoes1
Curves1SONIC Drive-In1
DHL1Sears1
Dairy Queen1Staples1
Decora Cabinetry1Subway3
Domino's Pizza1T-Mobile1
FedEx2Taco Bell1
Ford1Toyota1
GNC1U-Haul4
GameStop1UPS4
H&R Block1Walgreens1
Holiday Inn1Walmart1
JCPenney1Wendy's1
KFC1