The City of Jefferson had a population of 4,189 as of July 1, 2018.
The primary coordinate point for Jefferson is located at latitude 42.0153 and longitude -94.3775 in Greene County. The formal boundaries for the City of Jefferson (see map below) encompass a land area of 5.97 sq. miles and a water area of 0.04 sq. miles. Greene County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,066 feet.
The City of Jefferson (GNIS ID: 468135) has a C2 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place legally coextensive with a county subdivision but treated as independent of any county subdivision. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
The City of Jefferson is located within , a minor civil division (MCD) of Greene County.
|Population in Households||4,119|
|Population in Familes||3,232|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||70|
|Median Household Income||$53,719|
|Average Household Income||$70,341|
|Per Capita Income||$30,994|
|Total Housing Units||2,146 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,380 (64.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||485 (22.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||281 (13.1%)|
|Median Home Value||$99,593|
|Average Home Value||$141,685|
|Average Household Size||2.21|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.3%|
|Per Capita Income||1.08%|
The table below compares Jefferson to the other 1,009 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Iowa by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 97||90th|
|Population Density||# 488||52nd|
|Diversity Index||# 323||68th|
|Median Household Income||# 586||42nd|
|Per Capita Income||# 329||67th|
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