Jefferson County, Washington (WA)

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County population in 2012: 29,854 (43% urban, 57% rural); it was 25,953 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 5,988
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 4,445
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 8,865
Renter-occupied apartments: 3,616 (it was 2,780 in 2000)
% of renters here:

24%
State:

36%

Land area: 1814 sq. mi.

Water area: 369.3 sq. mi.

Population density: 16 people per square mile   (low).

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Jefferson County: 90.0 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (35.7%), Educational, health and social services (14.9%), Retail trade (10.4%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 53%
  • Government: 1%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 45%
  • Unpaid family work: 2%
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Races in Jefferson County, Washington:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (89.3%)
  • Two or more races (3.0%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (2.8%)
  • American Indian and Alaska Native alone (2.1%)
  • Asian alone (1.5%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (0.8%)
Median resident age:  53.0 years
Washington median age:  37.0 years
Males: 14,798  (42.5%)
Females: 15,074  (57.5%)

Jefferson County,WA real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Jefferson County:

2.0 people
Washington:

3 people
Estimated median household income in 2013: $46,068 ($37,869 in 1999)

This county:

$46068
Washington:

$58405

Median contract rent in 2013 for apartments: $728 (lower quartile is $503, upper quartile is $923)
This county:

$728
State:

$867


Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $271,852 (it was $157,400 in 2000)
Jefferson:

$271,852
Washington:

$250,800
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $169,625 - $407,040
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,388
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $441

Institutionalized population: 507

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, WA map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2000: 252 buildings, average cost: $125,700
  • 2001: 230 buildings, average cost: $130,300
  • 2002: 253 buildings, average cost: $161,700
  • 2003: 290 buildings, average cost: $151,100
  • 2004: 337 buildings, average cost: $198,900
  • 2007: 269 buildings, average cost: $208,400
  • 2008: 137 buildings, average cost: $224,400
  • 2009: 94 buildings, average cost: $224,400

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results


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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,080 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $2,165 (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: 12.7%
(12.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 17.4% for Black residents, 5.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 10.2% for American Indian residents, 7.0% for other race residents, 10.8% for two or more races residents)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 13.0%
Jefferson County:

13.0%
Washington:

14.1%
(13.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 18.7% for Black residents, 5.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 9.9% for American Indian residents, 5.6% for other race residents, 12.1% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2013: 55 years old
(Males: 53 years old, Females: 55 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 56 years old, Black residents: 30 years old, American Indian residents: 30 years old, Asian residents: 53 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 24 years old, Other race residents: 21 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Jefferson County is $579 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $708 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $1029 a month.

Cities in this county include: Discovery Bay, Oak Bay, Port Townsend, Port Hadlock-Irondale, Quilcene Bay, Port Ludlow, Marrowstone, Brinnon, West End, Quilcene.

Jefferson County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Jefferson County: Whitney Point Boat Launch Ramp (A), Lower Hoh Fire Camp (B), Corrigenda Guard Station (C), Chevy Chase Inn (D), Two Bear Camp (E), Twelve Mile Shelter (F), Trapper Shelter (G), North Fork Campground (H), Halfway House Campsite (I), Enchanted Valley Ranger Station (J), Francis Creek Campsite (K), Low Divide Ranger Station (L), Lingerlonger Boat Launch Ramp (M), Tenmile Camp (N), Interrorem Picnic Area (O), Honeymoon Meadows Ranger Station (P), Gamm Creek Camp (Q), Tenmile Camp (R), Graves Creek Ranger Station (S), Graves Creek Campground (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Jefferson County include: Calvary Community Church (A), Gardiner Community Church (B), Community United Methodist Church (C), Kingdom Hall of Jehovahs Witnesses (D), Lutheran Church of the Redeemer (E), Oak Bay Baptist Church (F), Spirit of Life Christian Fellowship Church (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Fletcher Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Lakes, reservoirs, and swamps: Lake of the Angels (A), Silent Lake (B), Buck Lake (C), Lake Margaret (D), Buckhorn Lake (E), Buckmans Lake (F), Lost Lake (G), Reflection Lake (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Big Creek (A), Bob Creek (B), Boulevard Creek (C), Braden Creek (D), Brokenfinger Creek (E), Buckinghorse Creek (F), Bull Creek (G), Burdick Creek (H), Butler Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Jefferson County include: Clearwater State Park (1), Oak Bay Park (2), Old Fort Townsend State Park (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Beaches: Boulder Beach (A), Ruby Beach (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Neighboring counties: Clallam County , Grays Harbor County , Kitsap County , Mason County .

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

6.5%
Washington:

5.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 678
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 91.6%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 28.4%

Number of foreign born residents: 1,040 (68% naturalized citizens)

Jefferson County:

4.0%
Whole state:

10.4%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 181
  • 1990 to 1994: 56
  • 1985 to 1989: 50
  • 1980 to 1984: 92
  • 1975 to 1979: 54
  • 1970 to 1974: 33
  • 1970 to 1974: 113
  • 1965 to 1969: 461

Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.0 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 80.1%

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

Housing units in structures:


Housing units in Jefferson County with a mortgage: 3,711 (353 second mortgage, 356 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 2,588

Here:

0.0% with mortgage
State:

75.4% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Jefferson County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant2,74719
Catholic1,7861
Other1,49012
Mainline Protestant1,3519
Orthodox1001
None22,398-
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: 8
Jefferson County:

2.74 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.06 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
This county:

1.37 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

1.18 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 9
Jefferson County:

3.09 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

2.67 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 45
This county:

15.43 / 10,000 pop.
State:

8.26 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Jefferson County:

6.9%
Washington:

7.7%

Adult obesity rate:
Jefferson County:

20.8%
State:

25.7%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

15.2%
State:

13.9%

Agriculture in Jefferson County:

Average size of farms: 59 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $32,232
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $284.75
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 8.25%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 85.38%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $31,350
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 27.91%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 13.43%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $24,513
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 88.41%
Average age of principal farm operators: 58 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 26.93
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 25.41%
Vegetables: 28 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 51 acres

Earthquake activity:

Jefferson County-area historical earthquake activity is near Washington state average. It is 136% 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 53.0 miles away from Jefferson County center, causing $80,000,000 total damage
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 60.3 miles away from the county center, causing $2,000,000,000 total damage and $305,000,000 insured losses
On 4/29/1965 at 15:28:43, a magnitude 6.6 (6.6 UK) earthquake occurred 54.8 miles away from the county center, causing $28,000,000 total damage
On 7/3/1999 at 01:43:54, a magnitude 5.8 (5.4 MB, 5.5 MS, 5.8 MW, 5.3 ME, Depth: 25.2 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 55.3 miles away from the county center
On 5/3/1996 at 04:04:22, a magnitude 5.5 (5.2 MB, 5.3 MD, 5.5 ML, Depth: 2.5 mi) earthquake occurred 67.1 miles away from Jefferson County center
On 1/31/1922 at 13:17:28, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 508.7 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), energy magnitude (ME), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:


The number of natural disasters in Jefferson County (16) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 10, Mudslides: 6, Landslides: 5, Winter Storms: 3, Earthquake: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Volcanic Eruption: 1, Wind: 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 (%):

  • United Kingdom (21%)
  • Canada (20%)
  • Germany (9%)
  • Japan (5%)
  • Philippines (5%)
  • Sweden (4%)
  • Australia (3%)

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

  • German (17%)
  • English (15%)
  • Irish (10%)
  • Norwegian (8%)
  • United States or American (4%)
  • Scottish (4%)
  • Swedish (3%)

Jefferson County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 7,307 (69%)
  • Carpooled: 1,222 (12%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 109 (1%)
  • Railroad: 7 (0%)
  • Ferryboat: 14 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 37 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 205 (2%)
  • Walked: 575 (5%)
  • Other means: 115 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 1,035 (10%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


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

  • 95 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 62 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 23 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 10 people in nursing homes
  • 2 people in other nonhousehold living situations

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

  • 377 people in state prisons
  • 87 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 53 people in maritime/merchant vessels
  • 43 people in correctional residential facilities
  • 24 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 13 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 12 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 12 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 10 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $54,702.

6.86% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($50,084 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.86%
Washington average:

6.54%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
3.47% relocated from other counties in Washington ($23,653 average AGI)
3.39% relocated from other states ($26,431 average AGI)
Jefferson County:

3.39%
Washington average:

3.33%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Kitsap County, WA  0.88% ($47,057 average AGI)
from King County, WA  0.85% ($65,382)
from Clallam County, WA  0.37% ($38,182)
from Snohomish County, WA  0.22% ($48,692)
from Thurston County, WA  0.22% ($30,769)
from Pierce County, WA  0.18% ($30,909)
from Whatcom County, WA  0.14% ($41,882)


6.26% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($36,004 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.26%
Washington average:

6.20%


0.08% of residents moved to foreign countries ($324 average AGI)
Jefferson County:

0.08%
Washington average:

0.14%

3.68% relocated to other counties in Washington ($22,837 average AGI)
2.50% relocated to other states ($12,842 average AGI)
Jefferson County:

2.50%
Washington average:

2.98%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to King County, WA  0.91% ($41,679 average AGI)
to Kitsap County, WA  0.72% ($44,360)
to Clallam County, WA  0.61% ($32,411)
to Pierce County, WA  0.26% ($46,226)
to Snohomish County, WA  0.26% ($39,839)
to Whatcom County, WA  0.18% ($29,333)
to Thurston County, WA  0.13% ($22,875)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 9.4
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 7.5

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: 10.3
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2013: 11.1

Deaths per 1000 population in Jefferson County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 9.1
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 4.7

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Jefferson County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2003: 6,372 (5,738 aged, 634 disabled)
Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 14%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 13%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 3.56
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 4393.450
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 88.94
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 30448.24

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 634.9
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1039.560
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 13.95

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 49.56
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 80.23

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 24.42

EPA green book nonattainment status in 2004-2006: 1

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 155.5. This is more than state average.

Household type by relationship:

Households: 29,241

Size of family households: 5,456 2-persons, 1,418 3-persons, 919 4-persons, 351 5-persons, 139 6-persons, 111 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 4,527 1-person, 991 2-persons, 91 3-persons, 33 4-persons, 8 5-persons, 5 6-persons.

3,342 married couples with children.
1,429 single-parent households (367 men, 1,062 women).

96.0% of residents of Jefferson County speak English at home.
1.0% of residents speak Spanish at home (57% speak English very well, 16% speak English well, 26% speak English not well).
1.9% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (72% speak English very well, 20% speak English well, 8% speak English not well).
0.8% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (47% speak English very well, 50% speak English well, 2% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
0.2% of residents speak other language at home (66% speak English very well, 11% speak English well, 23% speak English not well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $210,761,000 ($7498 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $24,638,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $117,257,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $35,229,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $310,000
Federal grants: $40,052,000
Federal procurement contracts: $9,989,000 ($8,309,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $7,924,000 ($2,827,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $2,125,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $9,347,000
Federal Government insurance: $26,156,000

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

Births: 1,107
Here:

39 per 1000 residents
State:

66 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 1,525
Here:

53 per 1000 residents
State:

38 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +125
Here:

+4 per 1000 residents
State:

+21 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +2,696
Here:

+94 per 1000 residents
State:

+13 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Jefferson County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 2.64 millions of gallons per day (52% from ground, 48% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.6
State:

6.3

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.2
State:

3.9

Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 99
  • 2000 to 2004: 3,325
  • 1990 to 1999: 4,757
  • 1980 to 1989: 2,588
  • 1970 to 1979: 3,404
  • 1960 to 1969: 969
  • 1950 to 1959: 657
  • 1940 to 1949: 370
  • 1939 or earlier: 1,743
Rooms in houses/apartments in Jefferson County, Washington
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 174
  • 2 rooms: 250
  • 3 rooms: 499
  • 4 rooms: 1,058
  • 5 rooms: 2,201
  • 6 rooms: 2,190
  • 7 rooms: 1,106
  • 8 rooms: 770
  • 9+ rooms: 617
  • 1 room: 152
  • 2 rooms: 315
  • 3 rooms: 479
  • 4 rooms: 607
  • 5 rooms: 651
  • 6 rooms: 323
  • 7 rooms: 203
  • 8 rooms: 29
  • 9+ rooms: 21
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Jefferson County, Washington
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 196
  • 1 bedroom: 655
  • 2 bedrooms: 3,100
  • 3 bedrooms: 3,939
  • 4 bedrooms: 819
  • 5+ bedrooms: 156
  • no bedroom: 165
  • 1 bedroom: 738
  • 2 bedrooms: 967
  • 3 bedrooms: 733
  • 4 bedrooms: 156
  • 5+ bedrooms: 21
Cars and other vehicles available in Jefferson County, Washington in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 216
  • 1 vehicle: 2,413
  • 2 vehicles: 3,880
  • 3 vehicles: 1,793
  • 4 vehicles: 455
  • 5+ vehicles: 108
  • no vehicle: 404
  • 1 vehicle: 1,289
  • 2 vehicles: 792
  • 3 vehicles: 209
  • 4 vehicles: 30
  • 5+ vehicles: 56

54% of Jefferson County residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 38% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 55% lived in Washington.

Jefferson County:

53.7%
State average:

50.2%

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

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $179,200


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 4%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 4%

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Jefferson County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Electricity (51.0%)
  • Wood (20.0%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (18.5%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (8.4%)
  • Other fuel (1.5%)
  • Electricity (68.1%)
  • Wood (13.8%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (10.4%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (5.6%)
  • Other fuel (1.7%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 182
Here:

7.6%
Washington:

9.2%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 47
Here:

3.6%
Washington:

7.0%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 115
Here:

20.5%
Washington:

15.7%

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 2002:

  • Construction - General: $459,000
    Regular Highways: $246,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $3,579,000
    Health Services - Other: $2,605,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,923,000
    Police Protection: $1,565,000
    General - Other: $1,529,000
    Corrections - Other: $1,507,000
    Financial Administration: $1,507,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,487,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,391,000
    General Public Buildings: $746,000
    Parks & Recreation: $407,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $300,000
    Housing & Community Development: $265,000
    Parking Facilities: $152,000
    Elementary & Secondary Education: $1,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $132,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $185,000
    Police Protection: $85,000
    General - Other: $85,000
    Financial Administration: $41,000
    Parks & Recreation: $39,000
    Judicial: $19,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $2,000
    Corrections - Other: $1,000
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $9,577,000

Jefferson County government finances - Revenue in 2002:

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $1,775,000
    All Other: $1,189,000
    Parks & Recreation: $41,000
    Regular Highways: $21,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Support: $262,000
    All Other: $42,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $793,000
    Health & Hospitals: $95,000
    Highways: $24,000
    Education: $5,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $623,000
    General Revenue, NEC: $455,000
    Property Sale Other: $203,000
    Rents: $52,000
    Special Assessments: $35,000
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $2,005,000
    Highways: $1,561,000
    Health & Hospitals: $1,235,000
    Housing & Community Development: $135,000
    General Support: $59,000
    Education: $23,000
  • Tax - Property: $7,689,000
    Total General Sales: $2,051,000
    Other Selective Sales: $977,000
    NEC: $880,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $143,000

Jefferson County government finances - Debt in 2002:

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $2,465,000
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $434,000
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $2,719,000
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $180,000

Jefferson County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002:

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $8,973,000

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, WA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John17574.6 years
Robert16374.5 years
William13276.2 years
Mary11179.7 years
James10374.4 years
George9078.2 years
Charles8174.4 years
Richard7871.2 years
Margaret7681.1 years
Helen7482.6 years
Most common last names in Jefferson County, WA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson7679.3 years
Smith6876.4 years
Brown4278.3 years
Miller3980.6 years
Anderson3679.6 years
Nelson3479.6 years
Martin2480.5 years
Thompson2373.3 years
Clark2377.1 years
Taylor2266.8 years
Businesses in Jefferson County, WA
NameCountNameCount
DHL1Nike3
FedEx4RadioShack1
H&R Block1Starbucks2
Kroger2Subway1
La-Z-Boy1True Value1
MasterBrand Cabinets5UPS6
McDonald's1Vons2
New Balance1YMCA1

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