The table below compares Jefferson County to the other 67 counties and county equivalents in Alabama by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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||# 1||100th|
|Population Density1||# 1||100th|
|Diversity Index2||# 2||99th|
|Median Household Income||# 10||87th|
|Per Capita Income||# 4||96th|
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|Population in Households||643,643|
|Population in Familes||518,454|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||15,910|
|Average Household Size||2.43|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||304,168 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||168,580 (55.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||96,133 (31.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||39,455 (13.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$193,649|
|Average Home Value||$264,443|
|Median Household Income||$42,978|
|Average Household Income||$63,502|
|Per Capita Income||$25,713|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.83%|
|Per Capita Income||2.44%|
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