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Jefferson is 10th in Wisconsin out of 143 other cities in Race - Hispanic or Latino

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Jefferson Rank Wisconsin US
Current population (2012) 7,976 106th 5,726,398 313,914,040
Size in square miles 5.7 97th 54,157.8 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 1,393.6 87th 105 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Jefferson Rank Wisconsin US
Residents younger than 5 7.1% 41st 6.1% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 24.4% 66th 23.0% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 15.7% 50th 14.4% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Jefferson Rank Wisconsin US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 87.8% 116th 89.8% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 16.7% 125th 26.0% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Jefferson Rank Wisconsin US
Race - White 91.2% 96th 88.2% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 0.7% 100th 6.5% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.4% 71st 1.1% 1.2%
Race - Asian 0.7% 115th 2.5% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.1% 25th 0.0% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 1.5% 74th 1.7% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 11.8% 10th 6.2% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 85.7% 113th 82.8% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Jefferson Rank Wisconsin US
Female residents 50.2% 122nd 50.4% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 7.1% 22nd 4.6% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Jefferson Rank Wisconsin US
Housing units 3,378 110th 2,634,781 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 34.8% 48th 25.4% 25.9%
Households 3,175 108th 2,279,738 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 59.4% 109th 69.1% 66.1%
Home median value $159,200 80th $169,700 $186,200
People per household 2.4 78th 2.4 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Jefferson Rank Wisconsin US
Income per capita $22,317 116th $27,192 $27,915
Income per household $46,274 98th $52,374 $52,762
Income below poverty line 8.5% 75th 12.0% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Jefferson Rank Wisconsin US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 623 112th 433,797 27,092,908
Retail sales $105,421 102nd $72,283,321 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $13,394 79th $12,904 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $8,284 110th $9,247,311 $613,795,732

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