Jefferson County, Indiana Population 2018

Jefferson County, Indiana's estimated population is 32,089 with a growth rate of -1.21% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Jefferson County, Indiana is the 53rd largest county in Indiana.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201732,089-393-1.21%
201632,4822330.72%
201632,249-64-0.20%
201532,313-97-0.30%
201432,41060.02%
201332,404-46-0.14%
201232,4501670.52%
201132,283-119-0.37%
201032,4022,6058.74%
199029,797-622-2.04%
198030,4193,41312.64%
197027,0062,94512.24%
196024,0612,44811.33%
195021,6131,7018.54%
194019,9127303.81%
193019,182-1,527-7.37%
192020,7092261.10%
191020,483-2,430-10.61%
190022,913-1,594-6.50%
189024,507-1,470-5.66%
188025,977-3,764-12.66%
187029,7414,70518.79%
186025,0361,1204.68%
185023,9167,30243.95%
184016,6145,14944.91%
183011,4653,42742.63%
18208,0380.00%

Jefferson County, Indiana Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White30,751
Black or African American627
Two or More Races431
Some Other Race347
Asian262
American Indian and Alaska Native64

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

Jefferson County, Indiana Population Pyramid 2018

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

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

Jefferson County, Indiana Median Age

40.5


Total

40.2


Male

40.9


Female

Jefferson County, Indiana Adults

There are 25,498 adults, (5,197 of which are seniors) in Jefferson County, Indiana.

Jefferson County, Indiana Age Dependency

60

Age Dependency Ratio

25.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Jefferson County, Indiana Sex Ratio

Female

17,039

52.46%

Male

15,443

47.54%

Jefferson County, Indiana Households and Families

Jefferson County, Indiana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Jefferson County, Indiana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.3%15.7%
All71.4%28.6%
Non Family64.1%35.9%
Male51.8%48.2%
Female49.1%50.9%

71.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Jefferson County, Indiana Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All12,6422.3771.4
Married6,2352.9184.3
Non Family4,0091.1664.1
Female1,5952.8949.1
Male8033.251.8

2.84

Average Family Size

2.37

Average Household Size

7.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Jefferson County, Indiana Households

Jefferson County, Indiana Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade8433.84%
9th to 12th Grade2,0379.27%
High School Graduate8,70339.61%
Some College4,83322.00%
Associates Degree1,8128.25%
Bachelors Degree2,20110.02%
Graduate Degree1,5447.03%

Jefferson County, Indiana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White21,06918,3273,620
Black33629124
Hispanic2521865
Multiple Races14814847
Asian13211841
Other Race6418
Native American36158

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 31.76%.

Jefferson County, Indiana Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,776$42,065$25,832
Less Than High School$20,942$27,592$11,522
High School Grad$30,968$38,717$21,883
Some College$32,975$43,658$25,819
Bachelors Degree$52,446$67,098$41,354
Graduate Degree$53,787$62,417$49,922

$33,776

Average Earnings

$42,065

Average Male

$25,832

Average Female

Jefferson County, Indiana Language

Jefferson County, Indiana Language by Age

Jefferson County, Indiana Language

97.52% of Jefferson County, Indiana residents speak only English, while 2.48% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.41% of the population.

Jefferson County, Indiana Poverty

Jefferson County, Indiana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White28,1733,71613.19%
Hispanic73152071.14%
Other33730891.39%
Asian2567830.47%
Multiple413163.87%
Black382143.66%

14.48%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.64%

Male Poverty Rate

16.28%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Jefferson County, Indiana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Jefferson County, Indiana is Other, with 91.39% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Jefferson County, Indiana is Black, with 3.66% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.72%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.53%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.54%.

Jefferson County, Indiana Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School23.69%
High School11.82%
Some College8.87%
Bachelors or Greater2.30%

Jefferson County, Indiana Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed44.23%
Male Unemployed28.03%
Female Employed8.01%
Male Employed6.45%

Jefferson County, Indiana Income

Jefferson County, Indiana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$47,065$57,956
Families$55,965$66,227
Married Families$68,149$
Non Families$29,390$36,335

Jefferson County, Indiana Marital Status

Jefferson County, Indiana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

49.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.5%

Male Marriage Rate

45.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Jefferson County, Indiana Married by Age and Sex

Jefferson County, Indiana Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45To54.

Jefferson County, Indiana Marital Status by Race

Jefferson County, Indiana Veterans

Jefferson County, Indiana Veterans by War

2,638

Number of Veterans

2,490

Male Veterans

148

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam953
First Gulf War428
Korea280
Second Gulf War241
World War II203

Jefferson County, Indiana Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54726
75+623
65 to 74593
55 to 64574
18 to 34122

Jefferson County, Indiana Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,55710.45%
Black6714.16%
Hispanic122.63%
2 or More73.13%
Indian715.56%

Jefferson County, Indiana Veterans by Education

10.55%

Veteran Poverty Rate

39.82%

Veteran Disability Rate

Jefferson County, Indiana Employment Status

Jefferson County, Indiana Employment by Age

58.5%

Labor Force Participation

54.2%

Employment Rate

7.4%

Unemployment Rate

Jefferson County, Indiana Employment by Race

Jefferson County, Indiana Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Jefferson County, Indiana

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Madison1196711985180.15%
Hanover35463543-3-0.08%
Dupont339338-1-0.29%
Brooksburg818100.00%
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