Jefferson is a very small city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 2,048 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Jefferson is the 606th largest community in Texas.
Unlike some cities, 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 city of service providers, professionals, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Jefferson who work in management occupations (14.80%), sales jobs (10.67%), and healthcare (10.13%).
Being a small city, Jefferson does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The percentage of adults in Jefferson who are college-educated is close to the national average for all communities of 21.84%: 18.19% of the adults in Jefferson have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Jefferson in 2010 was $23,470, which is upper middle income relative to Texas, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $93,880 for a family of four. However, Jefferson contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Jefferson is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. 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 English, French , Irish, and Dutch.
The most common language spoken in Jefferson is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Italian.