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The Jefferson CDP(1) had a population of 2,538 as of July 1, 2021.
The primary coordinate point for Jefferson is located at latitude 39.362 and longitude -77.5317 in Frederick County. The formal boundaries for the Jefferson Census Designated Place 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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Jefferson: New Town, Newtons, Newtons Trap, Newtown Trap, The Trap, Trap Town.
|Total Population||2,538 (100%)|
|Population in Households||2,538 (100.0%)|
|Population in Families||2,225 (87.7%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||0|
|Median Household Income||$114,366|
|Average Household Income||$135,220|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||14%|
|Per Capita Income||$50,528|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||988 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||841 (85.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||118 (11.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||29 ( 2.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$378,870|
|Average Home Value||$375,924|
|Housing Affordability Index3||182|
|Average Household Size||2.65|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.97%|
|Per Capita Income||1.69%|
|Owner Occupied HU||1.23%|
The table below compares Jefferson to the other 518 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Maryland by rank and percentile using July 1, 2021 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||# 253||51st|
|Population Density||# 270||48th|
|Median Household Income||# 93||82nd|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 421||81st|
|Per Capita Income||# 112||79th|
|Diversity Index||# 293||44th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Maryland Census Data Comparison Tool.