Jeffersonville is a medium-sized city located in the state of Indiana. With a population of 46,960 people and ten constituent neighborhoods, Jeffersonville is the 20th largest community in Indiana.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Jeffersonville is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Jeffersonville is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Jeffersonville who work in office and administrative support (17.38%), sales jobs (9.95%), and management occupations (7.43%).
Also of interest is that Jeffersonville has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
The education level of Jeffersonville citizens is a little higher than the average for US cities and towns: 21.67% of adults in Jeffersonville have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Jeffersonville in 2010 was $25,961, which is wealthy relative to Indiana, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $103,844 for a family of four. However, Jeffersonville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Jeffersonville is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Jeffersonville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Jeffersonville residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Jeffersonville include Irish, English, French , and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Jeffersonville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Urdu.