Jefferson County FL Information


Jefferson County Subdivisions

Jefferson County FL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 14,514
Population in Households 13,339
Population in Familes 10,799
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,175
Population Density1 24
Diversity Index2 55


Median Household Income $46,465
Average Household Income $63,013
Per Capita Income $25,409


Total Housing Units 6,772 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,372 (64.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,251 (18.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,149 (17.0%)
Median Home Value $149,629
Average Home Value $227,527


Total Households 5,623
Average Household Size 2.37
Family Households 3,752
Average Family Size 3
  1. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  2. 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% -0.29%
Households -0.05% -0.3%
Families -0.15% -0.37%
Median Household Income   2.95%
Per Capita Income   3.9%


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, 2018 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 # 63 7th
Population Density # 61 10th
Diversity Index # 24 66th
Median Household Income # 37 46th
Per Capita Income # 37 46th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Florida Census Data Comparison Tool.