In 2017, Jefferson County, NE had a population of 7.28k people with a median age of 45.7 and a median household income of $46,576. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Jefferson County, NE declined from 7,354 to 7,276, a -1.06% decrease and its median household income grew from $44,616 to $46,576, a 4.39% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Jefferson County, NE are White (Non-Hispanic) (94.2%), White (Hispanic) (2.52%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (1.37%), American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic) (0.673%), and Two or More Races (Hispanic) (0.618%). N/A% of the people in Jefferson County, NE speak a non-English language, and 98.8% are U.S. citizens.
The median property value in Jefferson County, NE is $75,500, and the homeownership rate is 73.5%. Most people in Jefferson County, NE commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 15 minutes. The average car ownership in Jefferson County, NE is 2 cars per household.