Jefferson Ashe County, North Carolina
Jefferson: Town in North Carolina, USA
Jefferson is a town located in the county of Ashe in the U.S. state of North Carolina. Its population at the 2010 census was 1,611 and a population density of 298 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 1,534 inhabitants.
The town was created 223 years ago in 1798.
Jefferson Quick Facts
|Population :||1,534 (2020)|
|Country :||United States of America|
|State :||North Carolina (United States)|
|County :||Ashe County|
|Postal code :||28640|
|Phone Area Codes :||336|
|Area :||5.4 km2|
|Named for :||Thomas Jefferson|
|Altitude :||2,920 feet / 890 meters|
|Capital city :||Jefferson is capital of Ashe County|
|Establishment :||January 01, 1799 (223 years ago)|
|Time Zone :||America/New_York|
|Local time :||19:12:15 (26th September 2022)|
|Density :||284 Pop. per km² as of 2020|
|Population growth :||-5.02% (2010-2020)|
Jefferson is located at 36°25'13"N 81°28'24"W (36.4204000, -81.4734400).
- Official Website
Official website of Jefferson
According to census records, the population of Jefferson decreased by 5.02% in 10 years.
Best Things to Do in Jefferson
1 Museum of Ashe County History
301 E Main St, Jefferson, NC 28640, United States ➦ Show Map
☎ +13368461904 🔗 Url
Other Places in Jefferson
1 NC Forest Service Ashe County
629 Ashe Central School Rd, Jefferson, NC 28640, United States ➦ Show Map
☎ +13369822471 🔗 Url
People born in Jefferson (1)
American politician Steve Goss was born in Jefferson
Schools in Jefferson
College & universities near Jefferson, NC
|197869||Appalachian State University||Boone (NC)||28608|
Amtrak & bus stations near Jefferson, NC
|WNS||Winston-Salem, North Carolina||100 West 5th Street||BUS|
|UWS||Winston-Salem State Univ, Winston-Salem, North Car||601 South Martin Luther King, Jr. Dr||BUS|
Post offices near Jefferson
|Post Office Name||City||ZIP|
|Jefferson Post Office||Jefferson (NC)||28640|
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Other cities in Ashe County
Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Ashe County , NC.
|West Jefferson||1,313||Town in North Carolina, United States|
|Lansing||154||Town in North Carolina, United States|
Distance to Other Cities
Jefferson distances to largest North Carolina cities