Jefferson County Information

Jefferson in Idaho occupies 1,106 square miles and has a 2006 population of 22,350, a change from a 2000 population of 19,155 and 16,543 in 1990. 18.2% percent of the population is between the ages of 15 and 24, 12% percent is 25-35, and 12.4% percent of the population is 35 to 44.

There were 22 acts of violent crime reported in Jefferson in 2004, a change from 32 reports of violent crime in 2000.

The unemployed population in 2006 was 318 people: 3.1% percent. This was a change from the unemployment rate in 2000 of 3.7%.

Read more about Jefferson, Idaho in the Wikipedia entry.

General Information
CountyJefferson 
StateIdaho 
Land Area1,106 sq. milesRanked 660 of 3,140
Population 200622,350Ranked 1,708 of 3,140
Population 200521,613 
Population 200019,155Ranked 1,841 of 3,140
Population 199016,543Ranked 1,887 of 3,140
Race BreakdownPercentage
Caucasion97.8% 
African American.4% 
Asian American.3% 
Native American.7% 
Pacific Islander.2% 
Age BreakdownPercentage
Population Under 58.6% 
Population 5 to 1417.2% 
Population 15 to 2418.2% 
Population 25 to 3412% 
Population 35 to 4412.4% 
Population 45 to 5413.5% 
Population 55 to 648.9% 
Population 65 to 745% 
Population 75 and up4.2% 
Crime Counts20042000
Total Violent Crimes2232
Murders / Manslaughters2 
Forcible Rapes2 
Robberies1 
Aggravated Assaults17 
Total Property Crimes185238
Burglaries12 
Larceny Thefts166 
Motor Vehicle Thefts7 
Employment Data20062000
Labor Population10,3209,028
Unemployed Population318334
Unemployment Rate3.1%3.7%

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