Jefferson County, Florida Population 2018

Jefferson County, Florida's estimated population is 14,144 with a growth rate of 0.44% 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
201714,144620.44%
201614,0821491.07%
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
White8,589
Black or African American5,064
Some Other Race220
Two or More Races174
American Indian and Alaska Native35

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Jefferson County, Florida Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Jefferson County, Florida Median Age

45.5


Total

42.5


Male

49.2


Female

Jefferson County, Florida Adults

There are 11,688 adults, (2,830 of which are seniors) in Jefferson County, Florida.

Jefferson County, Florida Age Dependency

59

Age Dependency Ratio

32

Old Age Dependency Ratio

27

Child Dependency Ratio

Jefferson County, Florida Sex Ratio

Female

6,599

46.86%

Male

7,483

53.14%

Jefferson County, Florida Households and Families

Jefferson County, Florida Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Jefferson County, Florida Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married91.5%8.5%
All78.5%21.5%
Female75.5%24.5%
Non Family66.4%33.6%
Male59.7%40.3%

78.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Jefferson County, Florida Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,5642.0878.5
Married2,4372.6991.5
Non Family2,0301.0866.4
Female8542.6375.5
Male2432.4359.7

2.6

Average Family Size

2.08

Average Household Size

3.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.5%

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 Grade6335.86%
9th to 12th Grade1,54414.30%
High School Graduate3,52132.61%
Some College2,02518.76%
Associates Degree1,0219.46%
Bachelors Degree1,23111.40%
Graduate Degree8227.61%

Jefferson County, Florida Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White6,6185,7801,718
Black3,5532,380315
Hispanic46030712
Multiple Races1631526
Other Race10163
Native American35282

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 93.25%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 25.96%.

Jefferson County, Florida Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,016$34,449$30,040
Less Than High School$11,969$15,848$11,358
High School Grad$24,091$30,398$20,455
Some College$35,591$31,767$36,964
Bachelors Degree$42,066$49,236$40,637
Graduate Degree$51,667$55,540$39,375

$32,016

Average Earnings

$34,449

Average Male

$30,040

Average Female

Jefferson County, Florida Language

Jefferson County, Florida Language by Age

Jefferson County, Florida Language

93.18% of Jefferson County, Florida residents speak only English, while 6.82% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.73% of the population.

Jefferson County, Florida Poverty

Jefferson County, Florida Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black3,8541,07027.76%
White7,2715637.74%
Other12211594.26%
Hispanic2107334.76%
Multiple911213.19%
Native18844.44%

15.81%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.55%

Male Poverty Rate

16.79%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Jefferson County, Florida

The race most likely to be in poverty in Jefferson County, Florida is Other, with 94.26% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Jefferson County, Florida is White, with 7.74% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.76%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.03%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.15%.

Jefferson County, Florida Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School24.40%
High School18.87%
Some College9.86%
Bachelors or Greater1.20%

Jefferson County, Florida Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed61.68%
Female Unemployed54.68%
Female Employed8.13%
Male Employed7.85%

Jefferson County, Florida Income

Jefferson County, Florida Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$41,696$56,194
Families$56,192$68,618
Married Families$70,283$
Non Families$24,450$33,073

Jefferson County, Florida Marital Status

Jefferson County, Florida Marital Status

Marriage Rates

44.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

40.0%

Male Marriage Rate

50.4%

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

Jefferson County, Florida Veterans

Jefferson County, Florida Veterans by War

1,293

Number of Veterans

1,220

Male Veterans

73

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam628
First Gulf War246
Second Gulf War148
Korea71
World War II49

Jefferson County, Florida Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74430
55 to 64380
75+219
35 to 54206
18 to 3458

Jefferson County, Florida Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White99213.41%
Black2947.43%
2 or More74.29%

Jefferson County, Florida Veterans by Education

9.57%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.84%

Veteran Disability Rate

Jefferson County, Florida Employment Status

Jefferson County, Florida Employment by Age

43.9%

Labor Force Participation

40.2%

Employment Rate

8.4%

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