Jefferson County FL Information


Jefferson County Subdivisions

Jefferson County FL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 14,547
Daytime Population: Workers 3,276
Daytime Population: Residents 8,264
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 11,540
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.79
Population in Households 13,258
Population in Familes 10,788
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,289
Population Density2 24
Diversity Index3 56


Median Household Income $45,705
Average Household Income $61,184
Per Capita Income $24,634


Total Housing Units 6,738 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,123 (61.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,475 (21.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,140 (16.9%)
Median Home Value $138,486
Average Home Value $200,697


Total Households 5,598
Average Household Size 2.37
Family Households 3,742
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.2% -0.24%
Households -0.12% -0.23%
Families -0.2% -0.28%
Median Household Income   2.72%
Per Capita Income   3.15%


Jefferson County FL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Jefferson County to the other 67 counties and county equivalents in Florida by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 62 9th
Population Density # 61 10th
Diversity Index # 24 67th
Median Household Income # 34 51st
Per Capita Income # 36 48th

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