Jefferson County AL Information


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  1. Jefferson County 2019 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates forJefferson County (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
  1. Neighborhoods Demographics (Home Values, Household Income, etc.)
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  3. Alabama Data Comparison Tool - 2019 Demographics

Jefferson County AL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)


Total Population 675,379
Population in Households 658,776
Population in Familes 525,606
Population in Group Qrtrs 16,603
Population Density2 608
Diversity Index3 59


Median Household Income $52,485
Average Household Income $78,584
Per Capita Income $31,601


Total Housing Units 311,370 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 163,402 (52.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 107,065 (34.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 40,903 (13.1%)
Median Home Value $177,707
Average Home Value $244,498


Total Households 270,467
Average Household Size 2.44
Family Households 171,032
Average Family Size 3
  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.


2010-2019 2019-2024
Population 0.27% 0.26%
Households 0.28% 0.28%
Families 0.05% 0.14%
Median Household Income   2.31%
Per Capita Income   2.74%


Jefferson County AL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Jefferson County to the other 67 counties and county equivalents in Alabama by rank and percentile using July 1, 2019 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 # 1 100th
Population Density # 1 100th
Diversity Index # 3 97th
Median Household Income # 9 88th
Per Capita Income # 3 97th

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