Jefferson County Population 2017

Jefferson County's estimated population is 56,368 with a growth rate of 0.30% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Jefferson County is the 11th largest county in West Virginia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201656,3681690.30%
201556,1995571.00%
201455,6427451.36%
201354,8973490.64%
201254,5482010.37%
201154,3477191.34%
201053,62817,70249.27%
199035,9265,62418.56%
198030,3029,02242.40%
197021,2802,61514.01%
196018,6651,4818.62%
195017,1844222.52%
194016,7629826.22%
193015,780510.32%
192015,729-160-1.01%
191015,889-46-0.29%
190015,9353822.46%
189015,5535483.65%
188015,0051,78613.51%
187013,219-1,316-9.05%
186014,535-822-5.35%
185015,3571,2759.05%
184014,0821,1558.93%
183012,927-160-1.22%
182013,0871,23610.43%
181011,8510.00%

Jefferson County Population Growth

Population Data via

Jefferson County Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White49,86488.46%
Black or African American3,6776.52%
Two or More Races1,4802.63%
Asian9621.71%
American Indian and Alaska Native1710.30%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander450.08%

Jefferson County Population Pyramid

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Population of Cities in Jefferson County

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Charles Town5262594568312.98%
Shepherdstown21541991-163-7.57%
Harpers Ferry28729141.39%
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