Jefferson, Ohio Population 2022

3,248
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Jefferson is a city located in Ashtabula County Ohio. Jefferson has a 2020 population of 3,248. It is also the county seat of Ashtabula County. Jefferson is currently growing at a rate of 0.34% annually and its population has increased by 0.68% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,226 in 2010.

The average household income in Jefferson is $64,581 with a poverty rate of 24.70%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $682 per month, and the median house value is $151,800. The median age in Jefferson is 37.6 years, 33.1 years for males, and 44.8 years for females.

Jefferson Demographics

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

  • White: 93.24%
  • Two or more races: 4.38%
  • Asian: 0.89%
  • Other race: 0.86%
  • Black or African American: 0.63%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Jefferson, Ohio is 3,248 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 3,226.

Jefferson, Ohio Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,13293.24%
Black or African American210.63%
Asian300.89%
Some Other Race290.86%
Two or More Races1474.38%
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Jefferson Population by Race

Jefferson Population Pyramid 2022

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Jefferson Median Age

42


Total

32


Male

52.9


Female

Jefferson Adults

There are 2,436 adults, (696 of whom are seniors) in Jefferson.

Jefferson Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

40

Old Age Dependency Ratio

53

Child Dependency Ratio

Jefferson Sex Ratio

Female

1,736

51.68%

Male

1,623

48.32%

Jefferson Population by Age

Jefferson Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Jefferson Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.5%15.5%
Non Family70.7%29.3%
All70%30%
Female38.8%61.2%
Male19.1%80.9%

70.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Jefferson Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,3682.3470
Married4893.3384.5
Male893.6619.1
Female984.8938.8
Non Family6921.1170.7

3.41

Average Family Size

2.34

Average Household Size

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Jefferson Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade512.34%
9th to 12th Grade1838.39%
High School Graduate79236.33%
Some College53824.68%
Associates Degree28613.12%
Bachelors Degree2099.59%
Graduate Degree1215.55%
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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
Asian303030
White2,0461,848300
2+ Races5454
Hispanic6846
Black217
Other Race297

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 Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$38,850$41,378$37,775
Less Than 9th Grade$3,616$3,616$
High School Graduate$38,343$$38,866
Some College$41,571$41,474$45,234
Bachelors Degree$35,938$55,069$25,958
Graduate Degree$84,423$$

$38,850

Average Earnings

$41,378

Average Male

$37,775

Average Female

Jefferson Earnings by Educational Attainment

Jefferson Language by Age

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Jefferson Language

94.38% of Jefferson residents speak only English, while 5.62% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 2.35% of the population.

Jefferson Language

Jefferson Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,01778626.05%
OtherNaN%
Multiple1473020.41%
Hispanic1953015.38%

24.70%

Overall Poverty Rate

29.05%

Male Poverty Rate

20.69%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Jefferson

The race most likely to be in poverty in Jefferson is White, with 26.05% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Jefferson is Hispanic, with 15.38% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.20%. Among those working part-time, it was 29.39%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.04%.

Jefferson Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade52.36%
High School17.51%
Some College16.89%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Jefferson Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed21.75%
Male Unemployed84.15%
Female Employed1.35%
Female Unemployed100.00%

Jefferson Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Jefferson Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$38,701$59,107
Families$67,813$78,975
Married Families$70,114-
Non Families$21,580$37,168
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Income by Household Type

Jefferson Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

40.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

38.5%

Male Marriage Rate

42.2%

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 35-44, 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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219

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War
First Gulf War94
Vietnam89
Korea11
World War II

Jefferson Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34
35 to 5480
55 to 6438
65 to 7466
75+35

Jefferson Veterans by Age

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Jefferson Veterans by Race

Jefferson Veterans by Education

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5.02%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.11%

Veteran Disability Rate

Jefferson Veterans by Education

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59.2%

Labor Force Participation

55.5%

Employment Rate

6.3%

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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81.75%

Born in Jefferson

97.32%

Native Born

2.68%

Foreign Born

0.30%

Non Citizen

2.38%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.32% of Jefferson residents were born in the United States, with 81.75% having been born in Ohio. 0.30% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Jefferson Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19802,9520.00%
19903,3313791.22%
20003,5722410.70%
20103,120-452-1.34%
20113,131110.35%
20123,142110.35%
20133,153110.35%
20143,164110.35%
20153,175110.35%
20163,186110.35%
20173,197110.35%
20183,208110.34%
20193,219110.34%
20203,22670.22%
20213,237110.34%
20223,248110.34%

Jefferson Population by Year