The Jefferson Census Designated Place had a population of 2,174 as of July 1, 2015.
The primary coordinate point for Jefferson is located at latitude 39.3674 and longitude -77.5426 in Frederick County. The formal boundaries for the Jefferson Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.1 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Frederick County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 581 feet.
The Jefferson Census Designated Place has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Jefferson population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Jefferson: New Town, Newtons, Newtons Trap, Newtown Trap, The Trap, Trap Town.
|Population in Households||2,174|
|Population in Familes||1,911|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.66|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||853 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||682 (80.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||136 (15.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||35 ( 4.1%)|
|Median Home Value||$348,517|
|Average Home Value||$358,272|
|Median Household Income||$96,823|
|Average Household Income||$115,596|
|Per Capita Income||$43,067|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.21%|
|Per Capita Income||2.66%|
The table below compares Jefferson to the other 518 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Maryland by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 265||49th|
|Population Density1||# 295||43rd|
|Diversity Index2||# 318||39th|
|Median Household Income||# 113||78th|
|Per Capita Income||# 114||78th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Maryland Census Data Comparison Tool.