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 (17.71%), sales jobs (9.52%), and management occupations (7.74%).
The citizens of Jeffersonville are slightly better educated than the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns, with 21.37% of adults in Jeffersonville having a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Jeffersonville in 2010 was $25,712, which is wealthy relative to Indiana, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $102,848 for a family of four. However, Jeffersonville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Jeffersonville is a somewhat 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, Italian, and French .
The most common language spoken in Jeffersonville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.