West Jefferson, NC

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640 Vital Statistics. 19 Condition Alerts found.

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West Jefferson Profile


Overview

West Jefferson is a very small town located in the state of North Carolina. With a population of 1,308 people and just one neighborhood, West Jefferson is the 365th largest community in North Carolina.

Occupations and Workforce

West Jefferson is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, West Jefferson is a town of sales and office workers, service providers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in West Jefferson who work in management occupations (15.24%), office and administrative support (11.43%), and sales jobs (10.10%).


Setting & Lifestyle

Being a small town, West Jefferson does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.

West Jefferson Demographics

The percentage of adults in West Jefferson with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 14.92% of adults in West Jefferson have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in West Jefferson in 2010 was $17,501, which is lower middle income relative to North Carolina, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $70,004 for a family of four. However, West Jefferson contains both very wealthy and poor people as well. West Jefferson also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 33.98% of its population below the federal poverty line.

The people who call West Jefferson home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of West Jefferson residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in West Jefferson include Irish, English, French , and Scots-Irish.

The most common language spoken in West Jefferson is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and African languages.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

44 Vital Statistics. 2 Condition Alerts found.

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Housing Market Details

 

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TYPE OF West Jefferson, NC HOMES

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SIZE OF West Jefferson, NC HOMES

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

136 Vital Statistics. 0 Condition Alerts found.

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 5 Condition Alerts found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 
total Crime Index

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Violent Crime

violent Crime Index

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
West Jefferson 0.101011101001110
North Carolina 3.47
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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Neighborhood Property Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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West Jefferson 0.101011101001110
North Carolina 27.50
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Crimes Per Square Mile

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West Jefferson 0.101011101001110
North Carolina 27

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 4 Condition Alerts found.

School Rating Information

 
School Quality

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Better than of U.S. schools.

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Neighborhood Educational Environment

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This neighborhood is served by 1 district:

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District Quality Compared to North Carolina

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Better than of NC school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

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Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to NC Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Ashe County Middle
255 Northwest Lane
Warrensville, NC, 28693
07-08
Mountain View Elementary
2789 Hwy 221 N
Jefferson, NC, 28640
PK-06
Westwood Elementary
4083 Us Hwy 221 S
West Jefferson, NC, 28694
KG-06
Ashe County High
184 Campus Drive
West Jefferson, NC, 28694
09-12
Blue Ridge Elementary
5778 Nc Hwy 88 W
Warrensville, NC, 28693
PK-06

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
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Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 63.5% 53.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 52.0% 46.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 11.6% 6.6%

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