Jefferson, Maryland Population 2022

2,235
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Jefferson is a city located in Frederick County Maryland. Jefferson has a 2020 population of 2,235. Jefferson is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 5.87% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,111 in 2010.

The average household income in Jefferson is $134,738 with a poverty rate of 11.82%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,184 per month, and the median house value is $362,200. The median age in Jefferson is 41.6 years, 40 years for males, and 43.8 years for females.

Jefferson Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Jeffersonwas:

  • White: 87.39%
  • Two or more races: 4.85%
  • Asian: 3.61%
  • Black or African American: 2.48%
  • Other race: 1.51%
  • Native American: 0.16%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Jefferson, Maryland is 2,235 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,235.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,111.

Jefferson, Maryland Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,25287.39%
Black or African American642.48%
American Indian and Alaska Native40.16%
Asian933.61%
Some Other Race391.51%
Two or More Races1254.85%
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Jefferson Population by Race

Jefferson Population Pyramid 2022

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Jefferson Median Age

41.6


Total

41.5


Male

41.8


Female

Jefferson Adults

There are 2,014 adults, (398 of whom are seniors) in Jefferson.

Jefferson Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

24.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Jefferson Sex Ratio

Female

1,332

51.69%

Male

1,245

48.31%

Jefferson Population by Age

Jefferson Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Jefferson Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Female100%0%
Married90.8%9.2%
All87.7%12.3%
Non Family73.2%26.8%

87.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Jefferson Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9012.8687.7
Married6553.3290.8
Male72.57100
Female492.35100
Non Family1901.4373.2

3.21

Average Family Size

2.86

Average Household Size

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Jefferson Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade321.77%
9th to 12th Grade442.43%
High School Graduate46425.61%
Some College36520.14%
Associates Degree1709.38%
Bachelors Degree45124.89%
Graduate Degree28615.78%
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Jefferson Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Jefferson Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Black515125
Asian727233
White1,5291,486615
2+ Races717127
Hispanic1117837
Native American44
Other Race2515

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 49.02%.

Jefferson Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$65,000$74,881$47,188
Less Than 9th Grade$34,479$34,167$
High School Graduate$41,719$58,393$40,938
Some College$57,222$77,614$37,574
Bachelors Degree$73,039$84,531$65,729
Graduate Degree$85,357$$58,750

$65,000

Average Earnings

$74,881

Average Male

$47,188

Average Female

Jefferson Earnings by Educational Attainment

Jefferson Language by Age

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Jefferson Language

89.74% of Jefferson residents speak only English, while 10.26% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.59% of the population.

Jefferson Language

Jefferson Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,14929813.87%
OtherNaN%
Multiple12543.20%

11.82%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.44%

Male Poverty Rate

12.18%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Jefferson

The race most likely to be in poverty in Jefferson is White, with 13.87% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Jefferson is Multiple, with 3.20% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.31%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.74%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.39%.

Jefferson Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade13.16%
High School23.71%
Some College7.48%
Bachelors or Greater2.17%

Jefferson Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed6.90%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed3.70%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Jefferson Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Jefferson Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$116,042$136,784
Families$136,354$154,380
Married Families$147,750-
Non Families$58,182$66,183
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Income by Household Type

Jefferson Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

66.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

68.4%

Male Marriage Rate

64.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Jefferson Married by Age and Sex

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Jefferson Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Jefferson Marital Status by Race

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Jefferson Marital Status

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182

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War52
First Gulf War64
Vietnam51
Korea
World War II

Jefferson Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3429
35 to 5468
55 to 648
65 to 7444
75+33

Jefferson Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1618.99%
Asian45.56%
2+ Races1723.94%
Hispanic1715.32%

Jefferson Veterans by Race

Jefferson Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

11.54%

Veteran Disability Rate

Jefferson Veterans by Education

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67.3%

Labor Force Participation

64.9%

Employment Rate

3.5%

Unemployment Rate

Jefferson Employment by Age

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Jefferson Employment by Race

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Jefferson Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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43.19%

Born in Jefferson

93.79%

Native Born

6.21%

Foreign Born

2.21%

Non Citizen

4.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

93.79% of Jefferson residents were born in the United States, with 43.19% having been born in Maryland. 2.21% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Jefferson Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20102,1110.00%
20111,895-216-10.23%
20121,788-107-5.65%
20131,99020211.30%
20142,19220210.15%
20152,143-49-2.24%
20162,112-31-1.45%
20172,203914.31%
20182,155-48-2.18%
20192,235803.71%
20202,2350.00%
20212,2350.00%
20222,2350.00%

Jefferson Population by Year