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, Jefferson isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Jefferson are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Jefferson is a village of professionals, sales and office workers, and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Jefferson who work in office and administrative support (13.26%), healthcare (10.29%), and community and social services (9.00%).
Being a small village, Jefferson does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The education level of Jefferson citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 17.11% of adults 25 and older in Jefferson have a college degree.
The per capita income in Jefferson in 2010 was $22,124, which is middle income relative to Ohio and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $88,496 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 German and Spanish.