TN

National Population : 333,590,059
Tennessee State Population : 7,172,444

About Jefferson City, TN

Jefferson City, TN is located in Jefferson County in the state of Tennessee.

The total City Population for Jefferson City is about 8,194 with about 479 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 13,680.

The Average Home Value is $136,600.00, which is roughly 2% lower than the Average Home Value of $139,641.00 for the state of Tennessee, and roughly 28% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $45,379.00, which is roughly 4% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $47,415.00 for the state of Tennessee, and roughly 21% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Jefferson City is about 6.1%.

Tennessee is ranked #44 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 23.34 out of 100.

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Voting

Jefferson County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 75.04% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 78.98%
Democratic: 19.71%
Other: 1.32%


Nearby Locations

New Market, TN (4.88 mi.)
Talbott, TN (5.70 mi.)
Dandridge, TN (8.01 mi.)
Rutledge, TN (11.03 mi.)
Blaine, TN (12.36 mi.)
Morristown, TN (13.35 mi.)
Powder Spgs, TN (13.37 mi.)
Powder Springs, TN (13.37 mi.)
Baneberry, TN (13.63 mi.)
White Pine, TN (13.63 mi.)
Mascot, TN (13.76 mi.)
Straw Plains, TN (13.78 mi.)
Kodak, TN (13.90 mi.)
Luttrell, TN (14.60 mi.)
Washburn, TN (14.60 mi.)
Pigeon Forge, TN (17.24 mi.)
Sevierville, TN (17.24 mi.)
Bean Station, TN (17.84 mi.)
Corryton, TN (17.89 mi.)
Russellville, TN (18.80 mi.)
Knoxville, TN (18.88 mi.)
Bybee, TN (18.96 mi.)
Pittman Ctr, TN (19.32 mi.)
Pittman Center, TN (19.32 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 37760
Latitude : 36.100184
Longitude : -83.452295
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 1299 ft.
Area Code(s) : 865

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.45
Male Population Estimate : 45.34%
Female Population Estimate : 49.18%
Median Age : 35.3
Male Median Age : 33.7
Female Median Age : 36.8

White Population Estimate : 86.96%
Black Population Estimate : 4.74%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 5.03%
Asian Population Estimate : 1.08%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.22%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.91%
Other Population Estimate : 2.46%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Jefferson City specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Jefferson County: About 3 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Jefferson County: About 247 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Jefferson County is about 26% lower than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 14% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.