Jefferson, MD Profile: Facts & Data

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Jefferson, Maryland - Basic Facts

The Jefferson Census Designated Place had a population of 2,297 as of July 1, 2018.

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 (GNIS ID: 2583640) 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.

The Jefferson Census Designated Place is located within District 14, Jefferson, a minor civil division (MCD) of Frederick County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Jefferson: New Town, Newtons, Newtons Trap, Newtown Trap, The Trap, Trap Town.

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Jefferson, MD Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)

POPULATION

Total Population 2,297
Population in Households 2,297
Population in Familes 2,026
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 1,095
Diversity Index3 31
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $110,833
Average Household Income $119,253
Per Capita Income $44,373

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 903 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 728 (80.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 135 (15.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 40 ( 4.4%)
Median Home Value $366,579
Average Home Value $383,150
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 863
Average Household Size 2.66
Family Households 656
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 1.03% 1.18%
Households 1.11% 1.27%
Families 0.87% 1.16%
Median Household Income   2.04%
Per Capita Income   2.95%

Jefferson, MD - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Jefferson to the other 518 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Maryland by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 262 50th
Population Density # 285 45th
Diversity Index # 303 42nd
Median Household Income # 79 85th
Per Capita Income # 123 76th

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