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Jefferson County, Pennsylvania; United States

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Jefferson County, Pennsylvania
United States
Population Estimates, July 1, 2022, (V2022)
43,731
333,271,411
People
Population
Population estimates, July 1, 2023, (V2023)
43,612
334,914,895
Population Estimates, July 1, 2022, (V2022)
43,731
333,271,411
Population estimates base, April 1, 2020, (V2023)
44,501
331,464,948
Population estimates base, April 1, 2020, (V2022)
44,501
331,464,948
Population, percent change - April 1, 2020 (estimates base) to July 1, 2023, (V2023)
-2.0%
1.0%
Population, percent change - April 1, 2020 (estimates base) to July 1, 2022, (V2022)
-1.7%
0.5%
Population, Census, April 1, 2020 44,492 331,449,281
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 45,200 308,745,538
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
5.3%
5.6%
Persons under 18 years, percent
21.1%
21.7%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
22.2%
17.3%
Female persons, percent
49.4%
50.4%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
97.8%
75.5%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
0.5%
13.6%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
0.3%
1.3%
Asian alone, percent(a)
0.3%
6.3%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
Z
0.3%
Two or More Races, percent
1.1%
3.0%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
1.0%
19.1%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
96.9%
58.9%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2018-2022 2,994 17,038,807
Foreign born persons, percent, 2018-2022 0.5% 13.7%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2022, (V2022) 22,069 143,786,655
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2018-2022 74.7% 64.8%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2018-2022 $121,100 $281,900
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2018-2022 $1,080 $1,828
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2018-2022 $441 $584
Median gross rent, 2018-2022 $743 $1,268
Building permits, 2022 60 1,665,088
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2018-2022 18,018 125,736,353
Persons per household, 2018-2022 2.42 2.57
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2018-2022 91.9% 86.9%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2018-2022 5.1% 21.7%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2018-2022 86.8% 94.0%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2018-2022 80.6% 88.3%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2018-2022 91.2% 89.1%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2018-2022 17.0% 34.3%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2018-2022 10.7% 8.9%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
8.8%
9.3%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2018-2022 58.3% 63.0%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2018-2022 51.8% 58.5%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 43,946 938,237,077
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 243,049 2,527,903,275
Total transportation and warehousing receipts/revenue, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 92,987 895,225,411
Total retail sales, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 492,345 4,949,601,481
Total retail sales per capita, 2017(c) $11,233 $15,224
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2018-2022 24.3 26.7
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2022 dollars), 2018-2022 $56,607 $75,149
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2022 dollars), 2018-2022 $30,280 $41,261
Persons in poverty, percent
13.3%
11.5%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2021 1,081 8,148,606
Total employment, 2021 12,852 128,346,299
Total annual payroll, 2021 ($1,000) 552,709 8,278,573,947
Total employment, percent change, 2020-2021 -10.2% -4.3%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2021 3,020 28,477,518
All employer firms, Reference year 2017 886 5,744,643
Men-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 500 3,480,438
Women-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 S 1,134,549
Minority-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 S 1,014,958
Nonminority-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 732 4,371,152
Veteran-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 S 351,237
Nonveteran-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 655 4,968,606
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2020 68.2 93.8
Population per square mile, 2010 69.3 87.4
Land area in square miles, 2020 652.44 3,533,038.28
Land area in square miles, 2010 652.43 3,531,905.43
FIPS Code 42065 1
Value Notes

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QuickFacts data are derived from: Population Estimates, American Community Survey, Census of Population and Housing, Current Population Survey, Small Area Health Insurance Estimates, Small Area Income and Poverty Estimates, State and County Housing Unit Estimates, County Business Patterns, Nonemployer Statistics, Economic Census, Survey of Business Owners, Building Permits.

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