Jefferson, Oregon Population 2022

3,418
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Jefferson is a city located in Marion County Oregon. Jefferson has a 2020 population of 3,418. Jefferson is currently growing at a rate of 0.53% annually and its population has increased by 10.05% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,106 in 2010.

The average household income in Jefferson is $71,158 with a poverty rate of 7.97%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $992 per month, and the median house value is $216,500. The median age in Jefferson is 37.4 years, 39 years for males, and 36.9 years for females.

Jefferson Demographics

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

  • White: 83.27%
  • Other race: 9.53%
  • Two or more races: 5.53%
  • Native American: 0.99%
  • Black or African American: 0.51%
  • Asian: 0.18%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Jefferson, Oregon is 3,418 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 3,418.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 3,106.

Jefferson, Oregon Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,78883.27%
Black or African American170.51%
American Indian and Alaska Native330.99%
Asian60.18%
Some Other Race3199.53%
Two or More Races1855.53%
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Jefferson Population by Race

Jefferson Population Pyramid 2022

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Jefferson Median Age

35.1


Total

35.1


Male

35.1


Female

Jefferson Adults

There are 2,465 adults, (377 of whom are seniors) in Jefferson.

Jefferson Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

18.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Jefferson Sex Ratio

Female

1,709

51.05%

Male

1,639

48.95%

Jefferson Population by Age

Jefferson Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Jefferson Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.6%16.4%
All71.9%28.1%
Non Family69.6%30.4%
Male48.3%51.7%
Female33.8%66.2%

71.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Jefferson Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,0053.3271.9
Married6393.7483.6
Male604.348.3
Female1483.3133.8
Non Family1581.2869.6

3.53

Average Family Size

3.32

Average Household Size

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Jefferson Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade23611.44%
9th to 12th Grade1517.32%
High School Graduate62130.10%
Some College58628.41%
Associates Degree1637.90%
Bachelors Degree23111.20%
Graduate Degree753.64%
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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
Native American24248
White1,7011,505291
Hispanic3121217
Asian66
2+ Races8046
Other Race8610

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 33.33%.

Jefferson Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,688$38,984$26,990
Less Than 9th Grade$27,219$33,942$25,556
High School Graduate$25,859$36,544$21,607
Some College$35,000$48,571$27,273
Bachelors Degree$37,813$36,771$45,000
Graduate Degree$55,500$$55,500

$33,688

Average Earnings

$38,984

Average Male

$26,990

Average Female

Jefferson Earnings by Educational Attainment

Jefferson Language by Age

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Jefferson Language

79.49% of Jefferson residents speak only English, while 20.51% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 20.29% of the population.

Jefferson Language

Jefferson Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,4612148.70%
Other16NaN%
Hispanic784506.38%

7.97%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.88%

Male Poverty Rate

9.01%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Jefferson

The race most likely to be in poverty in Jefferson is White, with 8.70% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Jefferson is Hispanic, with 6.38% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.10%. Among those working part-time, it was 5.15%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.60%.

Jefferson Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade18.60%
High School8.05%
Some College2.94%
Bachelors or Greater2.29%

Jefferson Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed0.72%
Male Unemployed6.14%
Female Employed2.54%
Female Unemployed5.63%

Jefferson Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Jefferson Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$66,208$74,593
Families$66,886$74,962
Married Families$83,319-
Non Families$55,769$55,725
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Income by Household Type

Jefferson Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

54.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.0%

Male Marriage Rate

56.5%

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 Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Jefferson Marital Status by Race

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Jefferson Marital Status

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231

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War35
First Gulf War25
Vietnam107
Korea26
World War II

Jefferson Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3425
35 to 5434
55 to 6455
65 to 7460
75+57

Jefferson Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White23110.91%
Hispanic142.66%

Jefferson Veterans by Race

Jefferson Veterans by Education

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3.03%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.77%

Veteran Disability Rate

Jefferson Veterans by Education

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66.7%

Labor Force Participation

59.6%

Employment Rate

10.7%

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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60.16%

Born in Jefferson

86.08%

Native Born

13.92%

Foreign Born

10.36%

Non Citizen

3.55%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

86.08% of Jefferson residents were born in the United States, with 60.16% having been born in Oregon. 10.36% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Jefferson Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18903070.00%
1900273-34-1.17%
19104151424.28%
192041720.05%
1930391-26-0.64%
1940479882.05%
19506361572.88%
1960716801.19%
19709362202.72%
19801,7027666.16%
19901,8051030.59%
20002,4876823.26%
20103,1066192.25%
20113,138321.03%
20123,14790.29%
20133,15470.22%
20143,195411.30%
20153,220250.78%
20163,268481.49%
20173,312441.35%
20183,346341.03%
20193,364180.54%
20203,382180.54%
20213,400180.53%
20223,418180.53%

Jefferson Population by Year