Jefferson City, Jefferson County, Tennessee

Jefferson City: Town in Jefferson County, Tennessee, United States

About

Jefferson City is a town located in the county of Jefferson in the U.S. state of Tennessee. Its population at the 2010 census was 8,047 and a population density of 472 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 city had an estimated population of 8,194 inhabitants.

Quick Facts about Jefferson City

Population : 8,194 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Tennessee (United States)
County : Jefferson County
Postal code : 38760
Phone Area Codes : 865
Area : 17.06 km2
Altitude : 1,201 feet / 366 meters
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 20:41:13 (26th November 2022)
Density : 480 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : 1.79% (2010-2019)
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Location of Jefferson City on Tennessee map.
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Jefferson County Tennessee Incorporated and Unincorporated areas Jefferson City Highlighted 4737960
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Geography

Jefferson City is located at 36°7'20"N 83°29'33"W (36.1223100, -83.4924000).

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Demographics

The population of Jefferson City increased by 1.79% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 8,047 - census
2011 8,242 2.37% estimation process
2012 8,290 0.58% estimation process
2013 8,217 -0.89% estimation process
2014 8,159 -0.71% estimation process
2015 8,267 1.31% estimation process
2016 8,192 -0.92% estimation process
2017 8,327 1.62% estimation process
2018 8,183 -1.76% estimation process
2019 8,194 0.13% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 13,811
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 14,863
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : -7.1%
April 1, 2020 Population : 12,711
April 1, 2010 Population : 14,855
People under 5 years old, percentage : 4.4%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 12.5%
People over 65 (%) : 11.2%
Female persons, % : 57.8%
White only, percent : 90.1%
Black or African American alone, percent : 5.5%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.0%
Asians alone % : 2.0%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.1%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 1.1%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 3.8%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 88.0%
2015-2019 Veterans : 470
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 2.5%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 32.8%

Jefferson City zip code is 37760. County name: Jefferson, County fips: 47089

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Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 32.8%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $136,000
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,142
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $558
2015-2019 median gross rent : $762
2015-2019 Households : 4,755
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.10
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 73.4%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 2.8%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 88.3%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 80.8%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 90.9%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 25.8%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 8.0%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 7.6%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 45.5%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 40.8%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 44,420
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 414,554
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 290,697
2012 total retail sales per capita : $19,866
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 16.3
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $32,217
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $17,767
Percentage of people living in poverty : 28.3%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 975
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 637
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 255
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 40
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 867
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 111
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 793
2010 population per square mile : 3,414.8
2010 land area in square miles : 4.35

People born in Jefferson City (9)

People born in Jefferson City, including computer scientist Mark Dean, politician Albert Galiton Watkins, baseball player Clyde Wright, .

List

  • Carolyn Peck (American basketball player, coach, sports broadcaster) she was born in 22/01/1966
  • Dana X. Bible (American college football coach, college baseball coach, college basketball coach, college athletics administrator (1891-1980)) he was born in 08/10/1891
  • James H. Peck (United States federal judge) he was born in 12/01/1790
  • Phil Garner (American baseball player) he was born in 30/04/1949
  • Robert Edward Lee Mountcastle (American lawyer) he was born in 21/02/1865
  • Waylon Lowe (American martial artist) he was born in 31/10/1980

Schools in Jefferson City

College & universities near Jefferson City, TN

Code Name City ZIP
219806 Carson-Newman University Jefferson City (TN) 37760

Post offices near Jefferson City

Post Office Name City ZIP
Jefferson City Post Office Jefferson City (TN) 37760

Other places with the same name (2)

  • Jefferson City , Missouri city in Cole and Callaway counites in Missouri, United States; capital city of Missouri with a population of 42,708 people.

Other cities in Jefferson County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Jefferson County , TN.

City Name Population Title
Dandridge 3,182 Town in Jefferson County, Tennessee, United States
White Pine 2,634 City in Tennessee, United States of America
New Market 1,381 Town in Jefferson County, Tennessee, United States
Baneberry 540 City in Jefferson County, Tennessee, United States of America

Distance to Other Cities

Jefferson City distances to largest Tennessee cities