In 2017, Jefferson, NC had a population of 1.54k people with a median age of 46.7 and a median household income of $26,202. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Jefferson, NC grew from 1,425 to 1,543, a 8.28% increase and its median household income declined from $26,531 to $26,202, a -1.24% decrease.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Jefferson, NC are White (Non-Hispanic) (90%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (5.12%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (1.81%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (1.43%), and Some Other Race (Hispanic) (0.907%). N/A% of the people in Jefferson, NC speak a non-English language, and 99.8% are U.S. citizens.
The median property value in Jefferson, NC is $200,400, and the homeownership rate is 47.2%. Most people in Jefferson, NC commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 14.5 minutes. The average car ownership in Jefferson, NC is 1 car per household.