Jefferson is located in northwest North Carolina. Jefferson is between the Ashe, Wilkes county. Jefferson has 2.07 square miles of land area and 0.00 square miles of water area. As of 2010, the total Jefferson population is 1,611, which has grown 13.29% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 18.46% and is higher than the national average rate of 9.71%. Jefferson median household income is $20,094 in 2006-2010 and has has shrunk by 12.05% since 2000. The income growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 10.57% and is much lower than the national average rate of 19.17%. Jefferson median house value is $159,900 in 2006-2010 and has shrunk by -72.68% since 2000. The house value growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 42.38% and is higher than the national average rate of 50.42%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Jefferson is much better than the state average in quality. The Jefferson area code is 336.
Jefferson, NC Map, Border, and Nearby Locations
* Based on the U.S. 2010 Data