In 2020, Jefferson County, GA had a population of 15.5k people with a median age of 40 and a median household income of $37,009. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Jefferson County, GA declined from 15,618 to 15,489, a −0.826% decrease and its median household income grew from $33,944 to $37,009, a 9.03% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Jefferson County, GA are Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (52.8%), White (Non-Hispanic) (42.1%), Other (Hispanic) (1.66%), White (Hispanic) (1.56%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (0.646%).
None of the households in Jefferson County, GA 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.
98.7% of the residents in Jefferson County, GA are U.S. citizens.
In 2020, the median property value in Jefferson County, GA was $85,600, and the homeownership rate was 63.9%.
Most people in Jefferson County, GA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 29.8 minutes. The average car ownership in Jefferson County, GA was 2 cars per household.