Jefferson County, Florida Population 2018

Jefferson County, Florida's estimated population is 14,144 with a growth rate of 1.51% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Jefferson County, Florida is the 63rd largest county in Florida.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201714,085-59-0.42%
201714,1442111.51%
201613,933-166-1.18%
201514,099530.38%
201414,046-155-1.09%
201314,201-8-0.06%
201214,209-310-2.14%
201114,519-229-1.55%
201014,7483,45230.56%
199011,2965935.54%
198010,7031,92521.93%
19708,778-765-8.02%
19609,543-870-8.35%
195010,413-1,619-13.46%
194012,032-1,376-10.26%
193013,408-1,094-7.54%
192014,502-2,708-15.74%
191017,2101,0156.27%
190016,1954382.78%
189015,757-308-1.92%
188016,0652,66719.91%
187013,3983,52235.66%
18609,8762,15827.96%
18507,7182,00535.10%
18405,7132,40172.49%
18303,3120.00%

Jefferson County, Florida Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White8,658
Black or African American4,961
Some Other Race222
Two or More Races164
American Indian and Alaska Native59
Asian21

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Jefferson County, Florida Population Pyramid 2018

200400600800 Male Population200400600800 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Jefferson County, Florida Median Age

46


Total

43.2


Male

50.1


Female

Jefferson County, Florida Adults

There are 11,779 adults, (2,988 of whom are seniors) in Jefferson County, Florida.

Jefferson County, Florida Age Dependency

60.2

Age Dependency Ratio

34

Old Age Dependency Ratio

26.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Jefferson County, Florida Sex Ratio

Female

6,531

46.37%

Male

7,554

53.63%

Jefferson County, Florida Households and Families

Jefferson County, Florida Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Jefferson County, Florida Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.7%11.3%
All77.4%22.6%
Male74.9%25.1%
Female73.3%26.7%
Non Family63.9%36.1%

77.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Jefferson County, Florida Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,7022.0377.4
Married2,6722.688.7
Non Family1,9321.0863.9
Female8312.3973.3
Male2671.9874.9

2.46

Average Family Size

2.03

Average Household Size

3.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Jefferson County, Florida Households

Jefferson County, Florida Education

Jefferson County, Florida Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6666.09%
9th to 12th Grade1,42213.01%
High School Graduate3,59732.90%
Some College1,94717.81%
Associates Degree9879.03%
Bachelors Degree1,39012.71%
Graduate Degree9238.44%

Jefferson County, Florida Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White6,6735,9531,861
Black3,5392,365361
Hispanic50731636
Multiple Races14614618
Other Race824311
Native American595216
Asian212121

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Jefferson County, Florida Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,968$34,149$31,964
Less Than High School$15,428$15,813$15,283
High School Grad$26,936$29,671$25,941
Some College$37,006$34,795$37,500
Bachelors Degree$41,735$50,882$40,248
Graduate Degree$49,712$51,339$37,439

$32,968

Average Earnings

$34,149

Average Male

$31,964

Average Female

Jefferson County, Florida Language

Jefferson County, Florida Language by Age

Jefferson County, Florida Language

92.97% of Jefferson County, Florida residents speak only English, while 7.03% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.80% of the population.

Jefferson County, Florida Poverty

Jefferson County, Florida Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black3,72879921.43%
White7,2675447.49%
Other15812780.38%
Hispanic2378937.55%
Asian211990.48%
Multiple901516.67%
Native43818.60%

13.91%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.58%

Male Poverty Rate

14.96%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Jefferson County, Florida

The race most likely to be in poverty in Jefferson County, Florida is Asian, with 90.48% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Jefferson County, Florida is White, with 7.49% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.58%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.12%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.54%.

Jefferson County, Florida Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School31.84%
High School16.27%
Some College6.07%
Bachelors or Greater3.59%

Jefferson County, Florida Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed59.36%
Male Unemployed37.62%
Female Employed6.75%
Male Employed5.55%

Jefferson County, Florida Income

Jefferson County, Florida Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$47,599$59,427
Families$59,245$72,053
Married Families$69,904$
Non Families$25,795$32,083

Jefferson County, Florida Marital Status

Jefferson County, Florida Marital Status

Marriage Rates

48.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

42.1%

Male Marriage Rate

55.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Jefferson County, Florida Married by Age and Sex

Jefferson County, Florida Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45To54.

Jefferson County, Florida Marital Status by Race


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Jefferson County, Florida Veterans

Jefferson County, Florida Veterans by War

1,173

Number of Veterans

1,126

Male Veterans

47

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam548
First Gulf War259
Second Gulf War140
World War II46
Korea45

Jefferson County, Florida Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74382
55 to 64317
75+205
35 to 54203
18 to 3466

Jefferson County, Florida Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White93712.50%
Black2185.59%
Hispanic183.24%
2 or More1812.16%

Jefferson County, Florida Veterans by Education

9.02%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.18%

Veteran Disability Rate

Jefferson County, Florida Employment Status

Jefferson County, Florida Employment by Age

44.1%

Labor Force Participation

40.8%

Employment Rate

7.2%

Unemployment Rate

Jefferson County, Florida Employment by Race

Jefferson County, Florida Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Jefferson County, Florida

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Monticello25062402-104-4.15%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990