Jefferson is a somewhat small city located in the state of Wisconsin. With a population of 7,941 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Jefferson is the 106th largest community in Wisconsin.
Jefferson is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Jefferson is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Jefferson who work in office and administrative support (12.80%), sales jobs (8.15%), and management occupations (7.60%).
The percentage of adults in Jefferson who are college-educated is close to the national average for all communities of 21.84%: 17.11% of the adults in Jefferson have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Jefferson in 2010 was $23,466, which is middle income relative to Wisconsin and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $93,864 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 Asian. Jefferson also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 15.85% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Jefferson include Irish, English, Norwegian, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Jefferson is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.