In 2021, Jefferson, NC had a population of 1.63k people with a median age of 50.1 and a median household income of $31,290. Between 2020 and 2021 the population of Jefferson, NC grew from 1,609 to 1,630, a 1.31% increase and its median household income grew from $30,764 to $31,290, a 1.71% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Jefferson, NC are White (Non-Hispanic) (85.3%), White (Hispanic) (7.06%), Two+ (Hispanic) (2.64%), Other (Hispanic) (1.66%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.66%).
None of the households in Jefferson, NC reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
95.2% of the residents in Jefferson, NC are U.S. citizens.
In 2021, the median property value in Jefferson, NC was $157,400, and the homeownership rate was 45.1%.
Most people in Jefferson, NC drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 14.2 minutes. The average car ownership in Jefferson, NC was 2 cars per household.