Jefferson, PA is situated in Fayette county, and has a population of 1906, and is part of the greater Pittsburgh-New Castle-Weirton, PA-OH-WV metropolitan region. The median age is 47.6, with 10.9% of the population under 10 years old, 9.1% are between 10-19 several years of age, 10.4% of inhabitants in their 20’s, 8.7% in their 30's, 14.5% in their 40’s, 13% in their 50’s, 16.5% in their 60’s, 10.3% in their 70’s, and 6.5% age 80 or older. 48.4% of town residents are male, 51.6% women. 55.9% of citizens are reported as married married, with 14.4% divorced and 19.2% never wedded. The percentage of women and men recognized as widowed is 10.6%.
The work force participation rate in Jefferson is 56.4%, with an unemployment rate of 5.8%. For people located in the labor pool, the average commute time is 29.9 minutes. 5.3% of Jefferson’s community have a grad diploma, and 15% have a bachelors degree. For many without a college degree, 30.4% attended some college, 38.8% have a high school diploma, and just 10.5% have an education significantly less than senior high school. 2.9% are not covered by health insurance.
The average family unit size in Jefferson, PA is 2.77 residential members, with 81.1% being the owner of their particular houses. The average home cost is $120154. For people leasing, they spend an average of $672 per month. 49.2% of households have dual incomes, and a median domestic income of $54327. Median income is $26729. 8.3% of residents are living at or beneath the poverty line, and 13.4% are disabled. 9.6% of residents of the town are former members for the US military.