Jefferson County, Oregon (OR)

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County population in 2012: 21,749 (37% urban, 63% rural); it was 19,009 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 3,544
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 1,795
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 4,795
Renter-occupied apartments: 2,451 (it was 1,932 in 2000)
% of renters here:

29%
State:

38%

Land area: 1781 sq. mi.

Water area: 10.4 sq. mi.

Population density: 12 people per square mile   (low).

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Jefferson County: 87.1 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (27.9%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (18.0%), Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services (14.6%), Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing (12.4%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 61%
  • Government: 11%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 28%
  • Unpaid family work: 1%
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Races in Jefferson County, Oregon:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (61.8%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (19.3%)
  • American Indian and Alaska Native alone (15.5%)
  • Two or more races (2.2%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (0.5%)
Median resident age:  39.0 years
Oregon median age:  38.0 years
Males: 11,256  (44.2%)
Females: 10,464  (55.8%)
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Jefferson County,OR real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Jefferson County:

2.0 people
Oregon:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2013: $45,070 ($35,853 in 1999)

This county:

$45070
Oregon:

$50251

Median contract rent in 2013 for apartments: $558 (lower quartile is $418, upper quartile is $760)
This county:

$558
State:

$769


Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $160,114 (it was $100,700 in 2000)
Jefferson:

$160,114
Oregon:

$229,700
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $89,691 - $258,340
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,150
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $366

Institutionalized population: 804

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):

Jefferson County, OR map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2000: 205 buildings, average cost: $69,100
  • 2001: 176 buildings, average cost: $85,000
  • 2002: 97 buildings, average cost: $102,800
  • 2003: 111 buildings, average cost: $131,200
  • 2004: 122 buildings, average cost: $160,300
  • 2007: 42 buildings, average cost: $236,700
  • 2008: 35 buildings, average cost: $281,900
  • 2009: 25 buildings, average cost: $230,600

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Presidential Elections Results

2000 2004 2008 2012

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results


Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,884 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,662 (1.2%)

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: 20.0%
(11.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 36.4% for Black residents, 35.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 33.5% for American Indian residents, 44.1% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 37.3% for other race residents, 23.8% for two or more races residents)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 19.5%
Jefferson County:

19.5%
Oregon:

16.7%
(10.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 32.7% for Black residents, 35.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 33.9% for American Indian residents, 46.5% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 34.9% for other race residents, 24.4% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2013: 41 years old
(Males: 39 years old, Females: 42 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 51 years old, Black residents: 39 years old, American Indian residents: 24 years old, Asian residents: 31 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 23 years old, Other race residents: 27 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Jefferson County is $490 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $555 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $807 a month.

Cities in this county include: Madras, Warm Springs, Culver, Metolius, Grandview, Ashwood, Camp Sherman.

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: Olallie Butte Guard Station (A), Pelton Park Boat Ramp (B), Jumpoff Joe (C), Hay Creek Ranch (D), Sheep Spring Horse Camp (E), Corbett Sno-Park (F), Paul Dennis Recreation Site (G), Camp Ten Recreation Site (H), Methodist Youth Camp (I), Jack Creek Recreation Site (J), House on the Metolius Resort (K), Head of Jack Creek (L), Morrow Ranch (M), Gates Ranch (N), Blue Lake Resort (O), Olallie Lake Recreation Site (P), Boyce Corral (Q), Round Lake Christian Camp (R), Round Lake Recreation Site (S), Link Creek Recreation Site (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Geneva Cemetery (1), Woods Cemetery (2), Round Butte Cemetery (3), Milo Gard Cemetery (4), Seekseequa Cemetery (5), German Cemetery (6), Gray Butte Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes, reservoirs, and swamps: Koko Lake (A), Hand Lake (B), Harvey Lake (C), Lake Hazel (D), Sand Camp Lake (E), Dollar Nine Lake (F), Lake Hilda (G), Horseshoe Lake (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Rivers and creeks: Lake Creek (A), Drift Creek (B), Gray Butte Creek (C), Jefferson Creek (D), Jack Creek (E), Mud Springs Creek (F), Horse Heaven Creek (G), Horse Creek (H), Higgins Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Jefferson County include: Juniper Hill Park (1), Elliot R Corbett II Memorial State Park (2), Pelton Park (3), Peter Skene Ogden State Park (4), The Cove Palisades State Park (5), Rimrock Springs Wildlife Management Area (6). Display/hide their locations on the map

Neighboring counties: Crook County , Deschutes County , Linn County , Marion County , Wasco County , Wheeler County .

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

8.3%
Oregon:

6.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 388
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 76.5%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 13.7%

Number of foreign born residents: 1,883 (21% naturalized citizens)

Jefferson County:

9.9%
Whole state:

8.5%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 260
  • 1990 to 1994: 512
  • 1985 to 1989: 464
  • 1980 to 1984: 246
  • 1975 to 1979: 222
  • 1970 to 1974: 68
  • 1970 to 1974: 13
  • 1965 to 1969: 98

Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.9 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 75.6%

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

Housing units in structures:


Housing units in Jefferson County with a mortgage: 1,948 (209 second mortgage, 173 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 711

Here:

0.0% with mortgage
State:

74.3% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Jefferson County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant3,29420
Catholic1,1562
Other6493
Mainline Protestant4774
Black Protestant1871
None15,957-
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: 7
Jefferson County:

3.39 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.03 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Here:

0.48 / 10,000 pop.
Oregon:

0.33 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
This county:

2.91 / 10,000 pop.
Oregon:

2.01 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 7
Jefferson County:

3.39 / 10,000 pop.
Oregon:

1.69 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 14
This county:

6.79 / 10,000 pop.
State:

9.93 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Jefferson County:

7.7%
Oregon:

7.4%

Adult obesity rate:
Jefferson County:

27.4%
State:

25.6%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

21.4%
State:

14.2%

Agriculture in Jefferson County:

Average size of farms: 1639 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $95,292
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $643.52
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 15.59%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $88,979
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 7.63%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 95.10%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $123,348
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 84.11%
Average age of principal farm operators: 53 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 2.29
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 0.07%
All wheat for grain: 8277 harvested acres

Earthquake activity:

Jefferson County-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Oregon state average. It is 187% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/13/1949 at 19:55:42, a magnitude 7.0 (7.0 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 194.5 miles away from Jefferson County center, causing $80,000,000 total damage
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 340.3 miles away from the county center
On 1/31/1922 at 13:17:28, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 346.7 miles away from the county center
On 2/28/2001 at 18:54:32, a magnitude 6.8 (6.5 MB, 6.6 MS, 6.8 MW, Depth: 32.2 mi, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 185.4 miles away from the county center, causing $2,000,000,000 total damage and $305,000,000 insured losses
On 11/8/1980 at 10:27:34, a magnitude 7.2 (6.2 MB, 7.2 MS, 7.2 MW, 7.0 ML) earthquake occurred 285.8 miles away from Jefferson County center
On 8/17/1991 at 22:17:14, a magnitude 7.1 (6.2 MB, 7.1 MS, 7.1 MW, 6.8 ML, Depth: 8.4 mi) earthquake occurred 294.1 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 (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 2

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 (81%)
  • Peru (4%)
  • China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan (2%)
  • Canada (2%)
  • India (2%)
  • Germany (2%)
  • El Salvador (2%)

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

  • German (14%)
  • English (10%)
  • United States or American (9%)
  • Irish (5%)
  • Norwegian (3%)
  • Swedish (2%)
  • Italian (2%)

Jefferson County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 5,732 (71%)
  • Carpooled: 1,556 (19%)
  • Subway or elevated: 2 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 8 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 25 (0%)
  • Walked: 219 (3%)
  • Other means: 36 (0%)
  • Worked at home: 458 (6%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


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

  • 70 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 38 people in nursing homes
  • 35 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 7 people in homes for the physically handicapped

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

  • 642 people in state prisons
  • 114 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 48 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 18 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 14 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 13 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 2 people in college/university student housing
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $41,225.

7.41% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($34,308 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.41%
Oregon average:

7.22%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
4.97% relocated from other counties in Oregon ($24,724 average AGI)
2.45% relocated from other states ($9,584 average AGI)
Jefferson County:

2.45%
Oregon average:

3.49%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Deschutes County, OR  1.97% ($27,910 average AGI)
from Multnomah County, OR  0.52% ($47,343)
from Clackamas County, OR  0.40% ($29,481)
from Crook County, OR  0.34% ($34,478)
from Marion County, OR  0.25% ($34,176)
from Lane County, OR  0.16% ($41,091)
from Umatilla County, OR  0.16% ($28,818)


7.47% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($35,886 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.47%
Oregon average:

6.82%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
4.99% relocated to other counties in Oregon ($23,097 average AGI)
2.47% relocated to other states ($12,789 average AGI)
Jefferson County:

2.47%
Oregon average:

3.06%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Deschutes County, OR  2.58% ($36,554 average AGI)
to Multnomah County, OR  0.35% ($24,708)
to Crook County, OR  0.31% ($35,857)
to Lane County, OR  0.27% ($41,389)
to Washington County, OR  0.24% ($34,125)
to Marion County, OR  0.19% ($42,846)
to Linn County, OR  0.16% ($26,545)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 17.8
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 16.2

Births per 1000 population in Jefferson County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 8.0
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 8.8
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2013: 8.7

Deaths per 1000 population in Jefferson County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 9.3
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 9.1

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Jefferson County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2003: 3,263 (2,906 aged, 357 disabled)
Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 20%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 16%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 5.03
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 5858.670
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 392.590
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 42243.81

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1492.540
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 791.040
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 4.98

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 24.06
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 49.75

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 4.98

EPA green book nonattainment status in 2004-2006: 1

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 160.7. This is more than state average.

Household type by relationship:

Households: 20,867

Size of family households: 2,672 2-persons, 1,029 3-persons, 915 4-persons, 544 5-persons, 253 6-persons, 233 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,727 1-person, 360 2-persons, 32 3-persons, 16 4-persons, 6 5-persons, 2 6-persons, 1 7-or-more-persons.

3,537 married couples with children.
1,377 single-parent households (451 men, 926 women).

81.0% of residents of Jefferson County speak English at home.
15.3% of residents speak Spanish at home (45% speak English very well, 21% speak English well, 21% speak English not well, 13% don't speak English at all).
1.4% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (72% speak English very well, 16% speak English well, 8% speak English not well, 4% don't speak English at all).
0.3% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (20% speak English very well, 45% speak English well, 35% speak English not well).
2.1% of residents speak other language at home (85% speak English very well, 14% speak English well, 2% speak English not well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $100,620,000 ($5064 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $989,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $48,057,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $16,157,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $1,496,000
Federal grants: $25,190,000
Federal procurement contracts: $2,027,000 ($-20,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $7,693,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $526,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $8,932,000
Federal Government insurance: $27,406,000

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

Births: 1,656
Here:

82 per 1000 residents
State:

65 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 948
Here:

47 per 1000 residents
State:

44 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +217
Here:

+11 per 1000 residents
State:

+20 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +199
Here:

+10 per 1000 residents
State:

+21 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Jefferson County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 3.09 millions of gallons per day (13% from ground, 87% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.7
State:

6.1

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.4
State:

4.0

Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 42
  • 2000 to 2004: 2,264
  • 1990 to 1999: 2,444
  • 1980 to 1989: 1,112
  • 1970 to 1979: 1,404
  • 1960 to 1969: 870
  • 1950 to 1959: 895
  • 1940 to 1949: 311
  • 1939 or earlier: 371
Rooms in houses/apartments in Jefferson County, Oregon
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 41
  • 2 rooms: 144
  • 3 rooms: 313
  • 4 rooms: 519
  • 5 rooms: 1,129
  • 6 rooms: 1,243
  • 7 rooms: 699
  • 8 rooms: 467
  • 9+ rooms: 240
  • 1 room: 39
  • 2 rooms: 222
  • 3 rooms: 227
  • 4 rooms: 534
  • 5 rooms: 405
  • 6 rooms: 305
  • 7 rooms: 107
  • 8 rooms: 66
  • 9+ rooms: 27
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Jefferson County, Oregon
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 54
  • 1 bedroom: 355
  • 2 bedrooms: 1,095
  • 3 bedrooms: 2,564
  • 4 bedrooms: 605
  • 5+ bedrooms: 122
  • no bedroom: 59
  • 1 bedroom: 339
  • 2 bedrooms: 862
  • 3 bedrooms: 555
  • 4 bedrooms: 97
  • 5+ bedrooms: 20
Cars and other vehicles available in Jefferson County, Oregon in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 96
  • 1 vehicle: 963
  • 2 vehicles: 2,262
  • 3 vehicles: 1,047
  • 4 vehicles: 271
  • 5+ vehicles: 156
  • no vehicle: 152
  • 1 vehicle: 842
  • 2 vehicles: 677
  • 3 vehicles: 174
  • 4 vehicles: 78
  • 5+ vehicles: 9

46% of Jefferson County residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 42% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 65% lived in Oregon.

Jefferson County:

45.9%
State average:

48.0%

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

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $103,100


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 10%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 10%

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Jefferson County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Electricity (61.4%)
  • Wood (17.9%)
  • Utility gas (9.6%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (5.1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (4.7%)
  • Other fuel (1.1%)
  • Electricity (64.4%)
  • Utility gas (14.0%)
  • Wood (13.3%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (4.1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (4.0%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 22
Here:

0.8%
Oregon:

9.7%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 60
Here:

5.2%
Oregon:

7.6%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 53
Here:

15.2%
Oregon:

16.1%

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: $122,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $2,904,000
    Health - Other: $1,936,000
    Regular Highways: $1,789,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,652,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $1,222,000
    Financial Administration: $893,000
    General - Other: $805,000
    General Public Buildings: $498,000
    Central Staff Services: $496,000
    Corrections - Other: $490,000
    Solid Waste Management: $400,000
    Housing and Community Development: $392,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $340,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $212,000
    Parks and Recreation: $152,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $386,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Elementary and Secondary Education: $218,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $43,000
    Police Protection: $42,000
    General - Other: $4,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $229,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $6,020,000

Jefferson County government finances - Revenue in 2006:

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $273,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Highways: $603,000
    Education: $182,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $509,000
    General Revenue, NEC: $431,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $1,232,000
    Highways: $1,178,000
    Public Welfare: $405,000
    General Local Government Support: $224,000
    All Other: $95,000
  • Tax - Property: $5,600,000
    Other License: $815,000
    Other Selective Sales: $333,000
    Amusements License: $10,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $7,000

Jefferson County government finances - Debt in 2006:

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $9,659,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $9,059,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $600,000

Jefferson County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006:

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $7,428,000

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, OR among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Robert6668.9 years
William6573.0 years
John5475.6 years
James4671.7 years
Mary4379.4 years
Charles4273.8 years
George3675.4 years
Donald2974.5 years
Dorothy2677.4 years
Arthur2679.4 years
Most common last names in Jefferson County, OR among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith5074.3 years
Miller2870.8 years
Williams2669.8 years
Johnson2370.5 years
Brown1679.3 years
Davis1571.8 years
Mitchell1472.6 years
Thomas1481.2 years
Jackson1372.2 years
Lewis1375.6 years
Businesses in Jefferson County, OR
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1McDonald's1
Best Western1SONIC Drive-In1
Blockbuster1Sears1
Chevrolet1Starbucks1
Circle K1Taco Bell1
Dairy Queen1True Value1
FedEx1U-Haul2
Ford1U.S. Cellular1
H&R Block1UPS3
KFC1Vons1