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Total population: 8,370 (Urban population: 7,111, Rural population: 469 (all nonfarm))

Houses: 3,394 (3,026 occupied: 1,179 owner occupied, 1,891 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

62%
State:

35%

Housing density: 640 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016 in this county: $213,044.

Median contract rent in 2016: $336 (lower quartile is $212, upper quartile is $448)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2016: $495


Median gross rent in Jefferson City, TN in 2016: $406

Housing units in Jefferson City with a mortgage: 670 (28 second mortgage, 7 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 510

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $58,551

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $43,247

Median monthly housing costs: $623


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Jefferson City, Tennessee Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $121,299 (it was $79,500 in 2000)
Jefferson City:

$121,299
Tennessee:

$157,700
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $82,245 - $165,091
Median year house/condo built: 1973

Median year apartment built: 1985

Household type by relationship:

Households: 8,455
  • In family households: 5,735 (726 male householders, 1,012 female householders)
    1,153 spouses, 2,032 children (1,972 natural, 16 adopted, 38 stepchildren), 331 grandchildren, 45 brothers or sisters, 78 parents, 132 other relatives, 246 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 1,557 (575 male householders (522 living alone)), 732 female householders (634 living alone)), 247 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 1,153

Size of family households: 884 2-persons, 326 3-persons, 226 4-persons, 209 5-persons, 88 6-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,157 1-person, 135 2-persons, 11 5-persons.

1,010 married couples with children.
427 single-parent households (119 men, 308 women).

93.5% of residents of Jefferson City speak English at home.
5.4% of residents speak Spanish at home (67% speak English very well, 10% speak English well, 20% speak English not well, 3% don't speak English at all).
1.1% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (84% speak English very well, 16% speak English well).
0.2% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (25% speak English well, 75% speak English not well).

Foreign born population: 281 (3.3%)
(14.2% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

6.1
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

4.2
State:

4.5

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Jefferson City, Tennessee:

  • 0no bedroom
  • 01 bedroom
  • 2822 bedrooms
  • 7193 bedrooms
  • 1464 bedrooms
  • 315+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Jefferson City population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Jefferson City, Tennessee:

  • 93no bedroom
  • 3551 bedroom
  • 9092 bedrooms
  • 4433 bedrooms
  • 914 bedrooms
  • 35+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Jefferson City population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Jefferson City in owner-occupied houses/condos:

  • 22no vehicle
  • 2711 vehicle
  • 4482 vehicles
  • 3153 vehicles
  • 1184 vehicles
  • 85+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Jefferson City population

Cars and other vehicles available in Jefferson City in renter-occupied apartments

  • 340no vehicle
  • 8951 vehicle
  • 4972 vehicles
  • 863 vehicles
  • 64 vehicles
  • 545+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Jefferson City population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Jefferson City, Tennessee:

  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 03 rooms
  • 1084 rooms
  • 2295 rooms
  • 4046 rooms
  • 1587 rooms
  • 1738 rooms
  • 1099+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Jefferson City population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Jefferson City, Tennessee:

  • 951 room
  • 1202 rooms
  • 2713 rooms
  • 6644 rooms
  • 4105 rooms
  • 1176 rooms
  • 1197 rooms
  • 748 rooms
  • 279+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Jefferson City population

Year house built

Median 2016 house/condo value by year built ($)

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit ($)

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

  • Jefferson City, TN household income distribution

  • Jefferson City, TN household income distribution
  • 483Less than $10,000
  • 191$10,000 to $14,999
  • 245$15,000 to $19,999
  • 222$20,000 to $24,999
  • 152$25,000 to $29,999
  • 256$30,000 to $34,999
  • 69$35,000 to $39,999
  • 229$40,000 to $44,999
  • 98$45,000 to $49,999
  • 304$50,000 to $59,999
  • 321$60,000 to $74,999
  • 174$75,000 to $99,999
  • 146$100,000 to $124,999
  • 36$125,000 to $149,999
  • 28$150,000 to $199,999
  • 13$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Jefferson City, TN

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Jefferson City, TN
  • 19Less than $10,000
  • 37$10,000 to $14,999
  • 13$20,000 to $24,999
  • 23$30,000 to $34,999
  • 5$35,000 to $39,999
  • 11$40,000 to $49,999
  • 42$50,000 to $59,999
  • 59$60,000 to $69,999
  • 67$70,000 to $79,999
  • 41$80,000 to $89,999
  • 88$90,000 to $99,999
  • 223$100,000 to $124,999
  • 147$125,000 to $149,999
  • 147$150,000 to $174,999
  • 57$175,000 to $199,999
  • 34$200,000 to $249,999
  • 19$250,000 to $299,999
  • 68$300,000 to $399,999
  • 8$1,500,000 to $1,999,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Jefferson City, TN

  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Jefferson City, TN
  • 55$100 to $149
  • 51$150 to $199
  • 136$200 to $249
  • 60$250 to $299
  • 49$300 to $349
  • 138$350 to $399
  • 189$400 to $449
  • 267$450 to $499
  • 208$500 to $549
  • 90$550 to $599
  • 188$600 to $649
  • 31$650 to $699
  • 42$700 to $749
  • 87$750 to $799
  • 96$800 to $899
  • 43$900 to $999
  • 29$1,000 to $1,249
  • 11No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1562010 or later
  • 892000 to 2009
  • 411990 to 1999
  • 81980 to 1989
  • 41970 to 1979
  • 0Before 1970
Note: State values scaled to Jefferson City population
Jefferson City commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 195
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 643
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 466
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 500
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 275
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 258
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 335
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 144
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 114
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 345
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 50
  • 90 or more minutes: 16
Jefferson City, TN Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 55.2%
Number of people working at home: 136 (3.9% of all workers)

Jefferson City mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 5,283 (82%)
  • Carpooled: 701 (11%)
  • Taxi: 69 (1%)
  • Bicycle: 12 (0%)
  • Walked: 175 (3%)
  • Worked at home: 136 (2%)

First ancestries reported:

 American: 1,912
 German: 353
 English: 211
 Irish: 153
 Scottish: 130
 Scotch-Irish: 123
 European: 60
 Italian: 46
 French (except Basque): 44
 African: 44
 Polish: 26
 British: 20
 French Canadian: 19
 Dutch: 18
 Welsh: 17
 Norwegian: 7
 Czechoslovakian: 3

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

  • 57%Mexico
  • 19%United Kingdom, excluding England and Scotland
  • 12%Germany
  • 4%China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan
  • 4%Korea
  • 2%India
  • 1%Taiwan

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

  • This state: 5,285
  • Other state: 2,844
  • Northeast: 373
  • Midwest: 659
  • South: 1,467
  • West: 349

72% of Jefferson City residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 33% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 56% lived in Tennessee.

Jefferson City:

72.5%
State average:

85.8%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 14
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 16
  • 5th and 6th grade: 51
  • 7th and 8th grade: 78
  • 9th grade: 76
  • 10th grade: 112
  • 11th grade: 61
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 59
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 816
  • Less than 1 year of college: 192
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 328
  • Associate degree: 129
  • Bachelor's degree: 331
  • Master's degree: 63
  • Professional school degree: 0
  • Doctorate degree: 6

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 1
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 8
  • 5th and 6th grade: 29
  • 7th and 8th grade: 153
  • 9th grade: 0
  • 10th grade: 34
  • 11th grade: 120
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 45
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 958
  • Less than 1 year of college: 131
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 501
  • Associate degree: 276
  • Bachelor's degree: 282
  • Master's degree: 156
  • Professional school degree: 21
  • Doctorate degree: 21

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

  • Unemployment by race in 2016
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 7.5%Males
  • 4.0%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 15.9%Males
  • 3.7%Females
  • Unemployment rate for two or more race residents
  • 43.9%Males
  • 50.1%Females
Jefferson City marital status for males
Jefferson City marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 1,770
  • One, attached: 26
  • Two: 163
  • 3 or 4: 502
  • 5 to 9: 416
  • 10 to 19: 278
  • 20 to 49: 23
  • 50 or more: 30
  • Mobile homes: 193

Median worth of mobile homes: $37,509

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2016: 1.4%

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Jefferson City:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Jefferson City
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Electricity (55.5%)
  • Utility gas (41.1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3.7%)
  • Electricity (83.4%)
  • Utility gas (17.1%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 15
Here:

2.9%
Tennessee:

11.4%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 0
Here:

0.0%
Tennessee:

12.8%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 739
Here:

67.2%
Tennessee:

22.1%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students (%)

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)