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As of 2010-2014, the per capita income of Jefferson is $14,343, which is much lower than the state average of $23,237 and is much lower than the national average of $28,555. Jefferson median household income is $27,386, which has grown by 67.15% since 2000. The median household income growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 40.01% and is much higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. On average Jefferson residents spend 21.7 minutes per day commuting to work, which is lower than the state average of 25.3 minutes and is lower than the national average of 25.7 minutes.

Topics:Per Capita IncomeMedian Workers IncomeHousehold IncomeFamily IncomeMedian Income by AgeEmployment StatusCommuting to WorkCareersPoverty Level

Per Capita Income, #336

Jefferson, WV
14,343 USD
West Virginia
23,237 USD
U.S.
28,555 USD

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical per capita income data.

Median Individual Worker Income, see rank

Jefferson, WV
22,708 USD
West Virginia
27,022 USD
U.S.
30,815 USD

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical median individual worker income data.


Male Median Individual Worker Income, see rank
Jefferson, WV
29,271 USD
West Virginia
34,030 USD
U.S.
36,116 USD

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical male median individual worker income data.


Female Median Individual Worker Income, see rank
Jefferson, WV
19,000 USD
West Virginia
21,583 USD
U.S.
25,692 USD

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical female median individual worker income data.

Household Income

Median Household Income, #311
Jefferson, WV
27,386 USD
West Virginia
41,576 USD
U.S.
53,482 USD
Mean Household Income, see rank
Jefferson, WV
33,868 USD
West Virginia
55,976 USD
U.S.
74,596 USD
Median Household Income Growth Since 2000, #38
Jefferson, WV
67.15%
West Virginia
40.01%
U.S.
27.36%
Ranks: $10k or less, $10k-$20k, $20k-$30k, $30k-$40k, $40k-$50k, $50k-$75k, $75k-$100k, $100k-$150k, $150k-$200k, $200k or more


Household Income Other than Earnings
 Jefferson, WVWest VirginiaU.S.
%+Average Amount%+Average Amount%+Average Amount
Interest, Dividends, or Net Rental Income4.74%$6,325, see rank17.03%$11,98821.11%$16,919
Social Security Income32.81%$16,843, see rank38.80%$17,12829.33%$17,636
Public Assistance Income5.53%$6,100, see rank2.29%$2,8992.82%$3,720
Retirement Income18.18%$6,363, see rank23.52%$17,38817.85%$24,095
+ The percentage of the total households that have the income.

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical household income data.

Family Income

Median Family Income, see rank
Jefferson, WV
27,143 USD
West Virginia
52,875 USD
U.S.
65,443 USD
Mean Family Income, see rank
Jefferson, WV
36,000 USD
West Virginia
67,024 USD
U.S.
86,963 USD
Ranks: $10k or less, $10k-$20k, $20k-$30k, $30k-$40k, $40k-$50k, $50k-$75k, $75k-$100k, $100k-$150k, $150k-$200k, $200k or more

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical family income data.

Median Household Income by Races

 Jefferson, WVWest VirginiaU.S.
White$25,682, see rank$42,140$56,900
Black$28,026, see rank$28,993$35,600

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical median household income by races data.

Median Household Income by Age

 Jefferson, WVWest VirginiaU.S.
25 to 44$24,750, see rank$48,823$58,398
45 to 64$23,750, see rank$49,530$65,027
65 or over$28,947, see rank$30,724$37,945

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical median household income by age data.

Employment Status

 Jefferson, WVWest VirginiaU.S.
Population 16 Years and Over611, see rank1,513,749248,775,628
Male1298, 48.77%, see rank48.90%48.69%
Male, In Labor Force:2119, 39.93%, see rank59.36%69.28%
Male, In Armed Forces20, 0.00%, see rank0.14%0.73%
Male, Civilian2119, 39.93%, see rank59.22%68.54%
Male, Civilian, Employed388, 73.95%, see rank90.78%90.49%
Male, Civilian, Unemployed331, 26.05%, see rank9.22%9.51%
Male, Not in Labor Force2179, 60.07%, see rank40.64%30.72%
Female1313, 51.23%, see rank51.10%51.31%
Female, In Labor Force:287, 27.80%, see rank49.39%58.79%
Female, In Armed Forces20, 0.00%, see rank0.02%0.11%
Female, Civilian287, 27.80%, see rank49.37%58.69%
Female, Civilian, Employed381, 93.10%, see rank93.03%91.18%
Female, Civilian, Unemployed36, 6.90%, see rank6.97%8.82%
Female, Not in Labor Force2226, 72.20%, see rank50.61%41.21%
1 Percentage of the population of 16 years and over.
2 Percentage of the population of 16 years and over for the gender.
3 Percentage of the Civilian for the gender.

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical employment status data.

Commuting to Work

 Jefferson, WVWest VirginiaU.S.
Workers 16 Years and Over143, 100%736,438141,337,148
Car, Truck, or Van—Drove Alone105, 73.43%, see rank82.32%76.41%
Car, Truck, or Van—Carpooled38, 26.57%, see rank10.25%9.59%
Public Transportation0, 0.00%, see rank0.75%5.06%
Walked0, 0.00%, see rank2.85%2.78%
Other Means0, 0.00%, see rank1.01%1.79%
Worked at Home0, 0.00%, see rank2.84%4.37%

Mean Travel Time to Work, see rank
Jefferson, WV
21.7 minutes
West Virginia
25.3 minutes
U.S.
25.7 minutes
Ranks: 9 min. or less, 10-19 min., 20-29 min., 30-39 min., 40-59 min., 60-89 min., 90min. or more

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical commuting to work data.

Careers


Occupation
 Jefferson, WVWest VirginiaU.S.
Civilian Employed, 16 Years and Over169753,227143,435,233
Male188, 52.07%, see rank52.83%52.38%
Management, Professional, and Related Occupations219, 21.59%, see rank25.96%33.12%
Service Occupations219, 21.59%, see rank14.68%15.12%
Sales and Office Occupations220, 22.73%, see rank15.68%17.47%
Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations20, 0.00%, see rank0.77%1.11%
Construction, Extraction, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations25, 5.68%, see rank14.35%9.29%
Production, Transportation, and Material Moving Occupations219, 21.59%, see rank21.14%17.94%
Female181, 47.93%, see rank47.17%47.62%
Management, Professional, and Related Occupations228, 34.57%, see rank37.61%40.04%
Service Occupations235, 43.21%, see rank23.73%21.52%
Sales and Office Occupations218, 22.22%, see rank34.05%31.93%
Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations20, 0.00%, see rank0.08%0.32%
Construction, Extraction, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations20, 0.00%, see rank0.25%0.28%
Production, Transportation, and Material Moving Occupations20, 0.00%, see rank4.03%5.65%
1 Percentage of the civilian employed, 16 years and over.
2 Percentage of the civilian employed, 16 years and over for the gender.

Industry
 Jefferson, WVWest VirginiaU.S.
Civilian Employed, 16 Years and Over169, 100%753,227143,435,233
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunting, Mining5, 2.96%, see rank5.33%1.96%
Construction0, 0.00%, see rank6.31%6.17%
Manufacturing0, 0.00%, see rank8.19%10.43%
Wholesale Trade12, 7.10%, see rank2.16%2.75%
Retail Trade18, 10.65%, see rank12.57%11.57%
Transportation, Warehousing, Utilities30, 17.75%, see rank5.40%4.93%
Information0, 0.00%, see rank1.74%2.14%
Finance, Insurance, Real Estate, Rental, Leasing0, 0.00%, see rank4.21%6.60%
Professional, Scientific, Management,
Administrative, Waste Management Services
0, 0.00%, see rank7.73%10.89%
Educational Services, Health Care, Social Assistance34, 20.12%, see rank26.45%23.21%
Arts, Entertainment, Recreation,
Accommodation, Food Services
46, 27.22%, see rank9.03%9.49%
Public Administration5, 2.96%, see rank6.55%4.92%
Other Services, Except Public Administration19, 11.24%, see rank4.35%4.96%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical careers data.

Poverty Level

 Jefferson, WV%West VirginiaU.S.
Population in Poverty25939.48%, see rank18.13%15.59%
Family in Poverty4729.75%, see rank13.11%11.47%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical poverty level data.


 
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