Jefferson, PA Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Jefferson, Pennsylvania - Basic Facts

The Borough of Jefferson had a population of 666 as of July 1, 2017.

The primary coordinate point for Jefferson is located at latitude 39.8156 and longitude -76.8406 in York County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Jefferson (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.61 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. York County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 653 feet.

The Borough of Jefferson (GNIS ID: 1215750) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Jefferson population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Jefferson: Codorus.

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Jefferson, PA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 666
Daytime Population: Workers 27
Daytime Population: Residents 308
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 335
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.50
Population in Households 666
Population in Familes 571
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 1,099
Diversity Index3 11


Median Household Income $64,736
Average Household Income $72,876
Per Capita Income $26,737


Total Housing Units 306 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 227 (74.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 34 (11.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 46 (15.0%)
Median Home Value $185,390
Average Home Value $211,894


Total Households 260
Average Household Size 2.56
Family Households 199
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -1.31% -0.82%
Households -1.4% -0.78%
Families -0.34% -0.82%
Median Household Income   2.52%
Per Capita Income   2.67%

Jefferson, PA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Jefferson to the other 1,762 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Pennsylvania by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 1166 34th
Population Density # 1027 42nd
Diversity Index # 966 45th
Median Household Income # 319 82nd
Per Capita Income # 823 53rd

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