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About Jefferson County

Jefferson is a county in the New York State. It has a population of 111,454 and a population density of 88, which is 5% below the national average.


Jefferson County has a median home value of $180,172. The average rent of $1,265 is 16% above the national average rent. The average household income in Jefferson County is $54,726 , which is 16% below the national average of household income.

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$196,291Median Home Value
$231,000 National
$1,331Median Rent
$1,500 National
1 /10 - 8 /10
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Jefferson County's population is made up of 55% married, 28% single, 10% divorced and 6% widowed. Baby Boomers make up the largest percentage of the population at 31%, while Millennials have the second largest segment at 31%. Homeowners make up 54% of the population in Jefferson County.

116,637Population
327,000,000 National
88Population Density
  • 53% Male
  • 47% Female
34 Median Age
38 National
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The Per Capita income in Jefferson County is $30,940. The Median Household Income is $56,423

$30,940Income Per Capita
$63,690 National
$56,423Median Household Income
$68,703 National
14% Poverty Rate
$10 National
5% Unemployment Rate
$4 National
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Amenities in Jefferson County
Trader Joe’s
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Trader Joe’s, 855 El Camino Real, Palo Alto
Distance from Downtown 0.5 Miles
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Trader Joe’s, 855 El Camino Real, Palo Alto
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Trader Joe’s, 855 El Camino Real, Palo Alto
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$196,291Median Home Value
$231,000 National
$1,331Median Rent
$1,500 National
2Average Household Size

Occupancy Type

Renters
46%
Home Owners
54%
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Cost of Living
120
Metro Area
National Cost of Living Index is 100 where if the Cost of living is 90 its lower than US Average and if the Cost of Living is 150 its higher than US Average
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Housing
195
San Fransisco Metro Area
130
Goods and Services
111
San Fransisco Metro Area
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Top Schools in Jefferson County

Thousand Islands Central School District
8
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8487 COUNTY RT 9, CLAYTON, NY, 13624
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194
Enrollment
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5-8
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10
Student Teacher Ratio
Thousand Islands Central School District
8
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410 S Esselstyne St, Cape Vincent, NY, 13618
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110
Enrollment
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K-5
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13
Student Teacher Ratio
Carthage Central School District
7
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21986 Cole Road, Carthage, NY, 13619
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930
Enrollment
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5-8
Grade
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11
Student Teacher Ratio
Watertown City School District
7
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171 East Hoard Street, Watertown, NY, 13601
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495
Enrollment
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K-4
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14
Student Teacher Ratio
Sackets Harbor Central School District
7
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215 South Broad Street, Sackets Harbor, NY, 13685
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430
Enrollment
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K-12
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11
Student Teacher Ratio
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Today’s Weather
66°F
Mostly Clear
Weather Highlights
Summers:July high temperature is around 80°F
Winters:January low temperature is around 41°F
Rains:Gets Average 17 Inches of rains every year
Snow:Palo Alto doesn’t get snow

Brownville crime index is 37 which is lower than the national average.

37
Crime Index
100
National Crime Index

Crime Index represents the risk of crime occurring in a area and is measured against national index of 100. If the Crime Index of an area is above 100 the crime in that area is relatively higher when compared to US. If the Crime Index of an area is below 100 the crime in that area is lower when compared to US.

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