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Jefferson County Data

Where do Jefferson County residents work?

More than 60 percent of employed Jefferson County residents commute to employers outside the county.

  Count Share
Living in the Selection Area 43,866 100.0%
Living and Employed in the Selection Area 15,795 36%
Living in the Selection Area but Employed Outside 28,071 64%

Which workers commute to jobs outside of Jefferson County?

  Count Share
Workers Aged 29 or younger 6,402 22.8%
Workers Aged 30 to 54 14,580 51.9%
Workers Aged 55 or older 7,089 25.3%
Workers Earning $1,250 per month or less 6,040 21.5%
Workers Earning $1,251 to $3,333 per month 7,801 27.8%
Workers Earning More than $3,333 per month 14,230 50.7%

2019 data. Source: OntheMap, https://onthemap.ces.census.gov

Most Recent Unemployment Rate Data Available (May 2022): 2.5%

2021 Unemployment Rate

All of 2021 and Jan-June 2022

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