Jeffersonville, Indiana Population 2020

48,294

Jeffersonville is a city located in Indiana. With a 2020 population of 48,294, it is the 21st largest city in Indiana and the 818th largest city in the United States. Jeffersonville is currently growing at a rate of 0.90% annually and its population has increased by 7.43% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 44,953 in 2010. Spanning over 34 miles, Jeffersonville has a population density of 1,416 people per square mile.

The average household income in Jeffersonville is $69,084 with a poverty rate of 10.03%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $821 per month, and the median house value is $133,600. The median age in Jeffersonville is 38.2 years, 37.3 years for males, and 38.6 years for females. For every 100 females there are 92.6 males.

Jeffersonville Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Jeffersonville was:

  • White: 80.67%
  • Black or African American: 12.73%
  • Two or more races: 4.79%
  • Asian: 1.10%
  • Other race: 0.48%
  • Native American: 0.18%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.06%
The current population of Jeffersonville, Indiana is 48,294, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 47,432.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 44,953.

Jeffersonville, Indiana Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White38,05480.67%
Black or African American6,00412.73%
Two or More Races2,2604.79%
Asian5201.10%
Some Other Race2250.48%
American Indian and Alaska Native850.18%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander270.06%

Jeffersonville Population Pyramid 2020

Jeffersonville Median Age

38.2


Total

37.3


Male

38.6


Female

Jeffersonville Adults

There are 36,403 adults, (6,647 of whom are seniors) in Jeffersonville.

Jeffersonville Age Dependency

58.5

Age Dependency Ratio

22.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Jeffersonville Sex Ratio

Female

24,489

51.91%

Male

22,686

48.09%

Jeffersonville Households and Families

Jeffersonville Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Jeffersonville Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.2%17.8%
All68%32%
Male61.5%38.5%
Non Family57.9%42.1%
Female44.6%55.4%

68.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All18,4572.5168
Married8,6833.1182.2
Non Family6,8081.2757.9
Female2,0723.6444.6
Male8943.561.5

3.14

Average Family Size

2.51

Average Household Size

5.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.6%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Jeffersonville Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6471.97%
9th to 12th Grade2,2796.94%
High School Graduate10,91133.21%
Some College8,27225.18%
Associates Degree3,33810.16%
Bachelors Degree5,01115.25%
Graduate Degree2,3997.30%

Jeffersonville Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White26,40524,1845,952
Black4,0263,625681
Hispanic1,267986217
Multiple Races550507194
Asian447427304
Other Race17516196
Native American8585
Islander2727

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 asian people with a rate of 68.01%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$38,432$42,112$34,477
Less Than High School$27,546$30,881$18,638
High School Grad$31,289$35,081$28,470
Some College$40,146$44,255$33,611
Bachelors Degree$45,561$48,158$42,924
Graduate Degree$51,053$58,281$49,333

$38,432

Average Earnings

$42,112

Average Male

$34,477

Average Female

Jeffersonville Language

Jeffersonville Language by Age

Jeffersonville Language

94.40% of Jeffersonville residents speak only English, while 5.60% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.85% of the population.

Jeffersonville Poverty

Jeffersonville Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White35,2403,1929.06%
Black5,84688715.17%
Multiple2,19835115.97%
Hispanic2,40925810.71%
Asian520203.85%

10.03%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.55%

Male Poverty Rate

10.47%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Jeffersonville

The race most likely to be in poverty in Jeffersonville is Multiple, with 15.97% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Jeffersonville is Asian, with 3.85% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.30%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.76%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.38%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School27.19%
High School10.09%
Some College5.36%
Bachelors or Greater2.64%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed33.45%
Male Unemployed21.62%
Female Employed4.95%
Male Employed3.19%

Jeffersonville Income

Jeffersonville Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$55,828$69,084
Families$66,126$79,692
Married Families$76,125$89,462
Non Families$39,757$48,866

Jeffersonville Marital Status

Jeffersonville Marital Status

Marriage Rates

47.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.3%

Male Marriage Rate

44.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Jeffersonville Married by Age and Sex

Jeffersonville 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 35-44.

Jeffersonville Marital Status by Race

Jeffersonville Veterans

3,156

Number of Veterans

2,972

Male Veterans

184

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,089
First Gulf War648
Second Gulf War495
Korea238
World War II118
Age Group Veterans
35 to 54964
55 to 64677
65 to 74636
75+623
18 to 34256
Name Veterans % of Total
White2,6638.84%
Black3838.27%
Hispanic17411.58%
2 or More444.76%
Indian3136.47%
Asian204.47%
Other158.57%

$Jeffersonville Veterans by Education

6.94%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.26%

Veteran Disability Rate

Jeffersonville Employment Status

65.9%

Labor Force Participation

62.2%

Employment Rate

5.7%

Unemployment Rate

Jeffersonville Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

45.07%

Born in Indiana

95.99%

Native Born

4.01%

Foreign Born

1.47%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

95.99% of Jeffersonville residents were born in the United States, with 45.07% having been born in Indiana. 1.47% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202048,2944310.90%
201947,8634310.91%
201847,4321700.36%
201747,2624310.92%
201646,8312660.57%
201546,5653740.81%
201446,1915351.17%
201345,6561090.24%
201245,547520.11%
201145,4953280.73%
201045,16717,8055.14%
200027,3625,5212.28%
199021,8416210.29%
198021,2201,2120.59%
197020,0084860.25%
196019,5224,8372.89%
195014,6853,1922.48%
194011,493-453-0.39%
193011,9461,8481.69%
192010,098-314-0.31%
191010,412-362-0.34%
190010,7741080.10%
189010,6661,3091.32%
18809,3572,1032.58%
18707,2543,2346.08%
18604,0200.00%