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Jefferson County, Wisconsin

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Jefferson County, Wisconsin
Population estimates, July 1, 2023, (V2023)
NA
People
Population
Population estimates, July 1, 2023, (V2023)
NA
Population Estimates, July 1, 2022, (V2022)
85,784
Population estimates base, April 1, 2020, (V2023)
NA
Population estimates base, April 1, 2020, (V2022)
86,151
Population, percent change - April 1, 2020 (estimates base) to July 1, 2023, (V2023)
NA
Population, percent change - April 1, 2020 (estimates base) to July 1, 2022, (V2022)
-0.4%
Population, Census, April 1, 2020 84,900
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 83,686
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
4.7%
Persons under 18 years, percent
19.4%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
19.0%
Female persons, percent
49.6%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
95.7%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
1.3%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
0.5%
Asian alone, percent(a)
1.0%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
Z
Two or More Races, percent
1.5%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
7.7%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
88.6%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2018-2022 4,601
Foreign born persons, percent, 2018-2022 3.2%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2022, (V2022) 36,891
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2018-2022 73.1%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2018-2022 $238,300
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2018-2022 $1,668
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2018-2022 $630
Median gross rent, 2018-2022 $981
Building permits, 2022 239
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2018-2022 34,102
Persons per household, 2018-2022 2.42
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2018-2022 88.8%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2018-2022 5.3%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2018-2022 93.1%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2018-2022 88.2%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2018-2022 92.7%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2018-2022 27.9%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2018-2022 8.7%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
6.3%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2018-2022 68.7%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2018-2022 63.7%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 110,005
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 386,104
Total transportation and warehousing receipts/revenue, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 264,150
Total retail sales, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 1,283,037
Total retail sales per capita, 2017(c) $15,142
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2018-2022 25.3
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2022 dollars), 2018-2022 $77,018
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2022 dollars), 2018-2022 $39,035
Persons in poverty, percent
8.3%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2021 2,006
Total employment, 2021 30,080
Total annual payroll, 2021 ($1,000) 1,502,311
Total employment, percent change, 2020-2021 -1.2%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2020 4,949
All employer firms, Reference year 2017 1,790
Men-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 1,023
Women-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 185
Minority-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 S
Nonminority-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 1,522
Veteran-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 S
Nonveteran-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 1,348
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2020 152.6
Population per square mile, 2010 150.4
Land area in square miles, 2020 556.49
Land area in square miles, 2010 556.47
FIPS Code 55055
Value Notes

Methodology differences may exist between data sources, and so estimates from different sources are not comparable.

Some estimates presented here come from sample data, and thus have sampling errors that may render some apparent differences between geographies statistically indistinguishable. Click the Quick Info icon to the left of each row in TABLE view to learn about sampling error.

The vintage year (e.g., V2023) refers to the final year of the series (2020 thru 2023). Different vintage years of estimates are not comparable.

In Vintage 2022, as a result of the formal request from the state, Connecticut transitioned from eight counties to nine planning regions. For more details, please see the Vintage 2022 release notes available here: Release Notes.

Users should exercise caution when comparing 2018-2022 ACS 5-year estimates to other ACS estimates. For more information, please visit the 2022 5-year ACS Comparison Guidance page.

Fact Notes Value Flags

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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