Jefferson County

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Demographics

Total population

51,407
residents in 2010
increasing
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Demographics

Rate of population change

20.2%
between 2000 and 2015
increasing
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Demographics

Median age

41.8
years in 2010-14
increasing
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Financial Well-Being

Median household income

$41,426
in 2010-14
decreasing
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Economy & Workforce

Unemployment rate

6.5%
in 2015
increasing
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Economy & Workforce

Annual change in jobs

4.1%
between 2013 and 2014
increasing
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Economy & Workforce

Educational attainment

15.1%
of adults with a bachelor's or higher in 2010-14
increasing
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Transportation

Average commute time

25.9
minutes from home to work in 2010-14
steady
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Education

Grade 3 TCAP reading assessment

31%
of students passed in 2015
steady
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Housing & Neighborhoods

Homeownership rate

73%
of housing units owner- occupied in 2010-14
decreasing
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Housing & Neighborhoods

Median home value

$122,700
in 2010-14
increasing
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Environment & Agriculture

Impaired streams

128.2
miles in 2014
increasing
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