Jefferson County IN Information


Jefferson County Subdivisions

Jefferson County IN Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 32,639
Population in Households 30,687
Population in Familes 24,258
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,952
Population Density1 91
Diversity Index2 16


Median Household Income $48,809
Average Household Income $60,925
Per Capita Income $24,659


Total Housing Units 14,572 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 9,294 (63.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,501 (24.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,777 (12.2%)
Median Home Value $129,031
Average Home Value $155,388


Total Households 12,795
Average Household Size 2.4
Family Households 8,439
Average Family Size 3
  1. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  2. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.08% 0.12%
Households 0.15% 0.19%
Families -0.02% 0.07%
Median Household Income   2.59%
Per Capita Income   3.0%


Jefferson County IN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Jefferson County to the other 92 counties and county equivalents in Indiana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 53 43rd
Population Density # 45 52nd
Diversity Index # 47 49th
Median Household Income # 66 29th
Per Capita Income # 61 35th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Indiana Census Data Comparison Tool.