Jefferson is a very small village located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 3,041 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Jefferson is the 354th largest community in Ohio.
Unlike some villages where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Jefferson is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Jefferson is a village of service providers, professionals, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Jefferson who work in office and administrative support (13.44%), healthcare suport services (12.32%), and healthcare (8.68%).
Being a small village, Jefferson does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The rate of college-level education in Jefferson is quite a bit lower than the national average among all cities of 21.84%: just 12.03% of people here over 25 have a bachelor's degree or an advanced degree.
The per capita income in Jefferson in 2010 was $21,691, which is middle income relative to Ohio and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $86,764 for a family of four. However, Jefferson contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Jefferson home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Jefferson residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Jefferson include Irish, English, Italian, and Hungarian.
The most common language spoken in Jefferson is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.