MCDC American Community Survey Profiles

ACS Profile Report: 2007-2011 (5-year estimates)

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Jefferson County, Missouri (05000US29099)

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Demographic

SubjectJefferson County, Missouri
NumberPercent
D1. AGE

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: B01001 B23004

Total population217,531
Under 5 years14,8596.8
5 to 9 years15,0766.9
10 to 14 years15,4937.1
15 to 19 years15,3027.0
20 to 24 years12,5175.8
25 to 34 years28,32313.0
35 to 44 years30,83914.2
45 to 54 years35,71816.4
55 to 59 years14,1336.5
60 to 64 years11,6365.3
65 to 74 years14,3206.6
75 to 84 years7,2803.3
85 years and over2,0350.9
Median age in years37.4
5 years and over202,67293.2
15 years and over172,10379.1
Under 18 years of age55,03725.3
18 years and over162,49474.7
21 years and over154,03270.8
25 years and over144,28466.3
62 years and over30,15913.9
65 years and over23,63510.9
D2. AGE AND SEX

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: B01002

Total population217,531
Male107,99749.6
18 years old and over79,96174.0
65 years old and over10,5289.7
Female109,53450.4
18 years old and over82,53375.3
65 years old and over13,10712.0
D3. RACE

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: B02003

Total population217,531
One race214,35398.5
White alone210,28196.7
Black or African American1,7490.8
American Indian and Alaska Native4300.2
Asian1,1450.5
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1670.1
Some other race5810.3
Two or more races3,1781.5
White (alone or in combination)213,41998.1
Black (alone or in combination)2,6491.2
American Indian (alone or in combination)1,9560.9
Asian (alone or in combination)1,9970.9
Native Hawaiian (alone or in combination)3590.2
Some other race (alone or in combination)6830.3
D4. HISPANIC OR LATINO (ANY RACE)

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: B03001 B03002

Total population217,531
Hispanic or Latino of any race3,4171.6
Not Hispanic or Latino214,11498.4
White alone207,66595.5
Black or African American alone1,7210.8
American Indian and Alaska Native alone3370.2
Asian alone1,1450.5
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone1670.1

Economic

SubjectJefferson County, Missouri
NumberPercent
E1. HOUSEHOLD INCOME AND BENEFITS

Universe: Total households

Reference tables: B19001 B19037 B22001

Total households80,703
Less than $10,0003,9804.9
$10,000 to $14,9993,4434.3
$15,000 to $24,9997,8009.7
$25,000 to $34,9997,4549.2
$35,000 to $49,99911,95914.8
$50,000 to $74,99917,90522.2
$75,000 to $99,99913,25916.4
$100,000 to $149,99911,23113.9
$150,000 to $199,9992,4623.1
$200,000 or more1,2101.5
Median household income$56,400
Mean household income$65,990
With earnings65,90381.7
Mean household earnings$65,962
With social security21,93527.2
Mean household social security income$16,902
With retirement income15,87919.7
Mean household retirement income$19,543
With supplemental security income3,0213.7
Mean household supplemental security income$9,269
With cash public assistance income1,9342.4
Mean household cash public assistance income$2,851
With food stamp benefits in the past 12 months8,44010.5
E2. FAMILY INCOME AND BENEFITS

Universe: Family households

Reference tables: B19101 B19119 B19121 B19125 B19126

Family households59,05173.2
Less than $10,0002,0913.5
$10,000 to $14,9991,5842.7
$15,000 to $24,9993,7676.4
$25,000 to $34,9994,4917.6
$35,000 to $49,9998,39114.2
$50,000 to $74,99913,68023.2
$75,000 to $99,99911,59719.6
$100,000 to $149,99910,16417.2
$150,000 to $199,9992,2193.8
$200,000 or more1,0671.8
Median family income$65,950
Mean family income$74,009
E3. OTHER INCOME MEASURES

Universe: Various

Reference tables: B19325 B20017 B20018 B20019

Per-capita income$24,965
Nonfamily households21,65226.8
Median nonfamily income$31,788
Mean nonfamily income$39,531
All full-time workers72,393
All male full-time workers41,16656.9
All female full-time workers31,22743.1
Median earnings for workers$31,125
Median earnings for male full-time, year-round workers$49,650
Median earnings for female full-time, year-round workers$35,325
E4. POVERTY STATUS OVER THE LAST 12 MONTHS

Universe: Persons for whom poverty status is determined

Reference tables: B17001 B17021 B17007 C17002

Persons for whom poverty status is determined215,371
Persons below poverty22,20610.3
Persons under 18 for whom poverty status is determined54,213
Persons under 18 in poverty7,916
Persons aged 18 to 64 for whom poverty status is determined138,335
Persons aged 18 to 64 in poverty12,5079.0
Persons over 65 for whom poverty status is determined22,823
Persons over 65 in poverty1,7837.8
Persons in families for whom poverty status is determined183,96685.4
Unrelated individuals for whom poverty status is determined31,405
Persons in families in poverty15,5058.4
Unrelated persons in poverty 15 years and over6,70121.3
Poverty ratio under 0.59,8794.6
Poverty ratio in 0.5 to 0.9912,3275.7
Poverty ratio in 1 to 233,85715.7
Poverty ratio in 2 and over159,30874.0
E5. EMPLOYMENT STATUS

Universe: Population 16 years and over

Reference tables: B23001 B12006

Population 16 years and over168,709
In labor force116,58369.1
Civilian labor force116,42469.0
Employed civilians106,82491.8
Unemployed civilians9,6008.2
In military1590.1
Not in labor force52,12630.9
Females 16 years and over85,52050.7
Females in labor force54,16532.1
Females in civilian labor force54,13032.1
Employed females50,16992.7
E6. CHILDREN WITH ALL PARENTS WORKING

Universe: Own children under 18 years in families and subfamilies

Reference tables: B23008

(Own) children under 617,700
All parents working12,33669.7
(Own) children aged 6 to 1735,306
All parents working26,97276.4
E7. COMMUTING TO WORK

Universe: Workers 16 years and over

Reference tables: B08006

Workers 16 years and over104,753
Workers 16+ who commute to work102,19697.6
Car, truck, or van; drove alone89,13885.1
Car, truck, or van; carpooled11,25110.7
Public transportation (excluding taxicab)1630.2
Walked to work8490.8
Other means of commuting7950.8
Worked at home2,5572.4
Mean travel time to work in minutes29.9
E8. WORKERS BY OCCUPATION

Universe: Civilian employed population 16 years and over

Reference tables: C24010

Civilian employed population 16 years and over106,824
Management, professional, and related occupations30,19828.3
Service occupations17,78316.6
Sales and office occupations27,67725.9
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations38
Construction, extraction, maintenance and repair occupations16,06215.0
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations15,06614.1
E9. WORKERS BY INDUSTRY

Universe: Civilian employed population 16 years and over

Reference tables: B24030

Civilian employed population 16 years and over106,824
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining4300.4
Construction11,63610.9
Manufacturing13,36512.5
Wholesale trade3,3793.2
Retail trade12,98712.2
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities6,2815.9
Information2,0441.9
Finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing7,4477.0
Professional, scientific, management, and administrative9,9549.3
Educational services, and health care, and social assistance21,59720.2
Arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation, and food services8,0767.6
Other services, except public administration6,1045.7
Public administration3,5243.3
E10. CLASS OF WORKER

Universe: Civilian employed population 16 years and over

Reference tables: B24080

Civilian employed population 16 years and over106,824
Private wage and salary workers90,28584.5
Government workers11,02410.3
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business5,3675.0
Unpaid family workers1480.1

Social

SubjectJefferson County, Missouri
NumberPercent
S1. HOUSEHOLDS BY TYPE

Universe: Total households

Reference tables: B11005 B11003 B11007

Total households80,703
Family households59,05173.2
With own children under 18 years26,46032.8
Married-couple families46,41357.5
With own children under 18 years19,22323.8
Male householder, no wife present3,7544.7
With own children under 18 years1,9902.5
Female householder, no husband present8,88411.0
With own children under 18 years5,2476.5
Nonfamily households21,65226.8
Householder living alone17,57521.8
65 years and over living alone5,8927.3
Households with one or more people under 18 years29,23136.2
Households with one or more people 65 years and over16,64120.6
Average household size2.67
Average family size3.12
S2. PERSONS BY HOUSEHOLD TYPE / GROUP QUARTERS

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: B09016

Total population217,531
Household population215,69299.2
Living in family households188,69287.5
Living in nonfamily households27,00012.5
Living alone17,57521.8
Living in group quarters1,8390.8
S3. RELATIONSHIP

Universe: Household population

Reference tables: B09016

Household population215,69299.2
Householder80,70337.4
Spouse46,36621.5
Child69,41732.2
Other relatives9,1324.2
Nonrelatives10,0744.7
Unmarried partner5,8032.7
Unmarried-partner HHs per 100072
S4. MARITAL STATUS

Universe: Population 15 years and over

Reference tables: B12001

Persons 15 years and over172,103
Never married43,16525.1
Now married, except separated96,26455.9
Separated2,2491.3
Widowed8,7325.1
Divorced, and not currently married21,69312.6
S5. FERTILITY

Universe: Women 15 to 50 years old who gave birth in the past 12 months

Reference tables: B13002

Women 15 to 50 years old54,265
Unmarried women 15 to 50 years old25,34846.7
Women 15 to 50 years old who had a birth in the past 12 months3,5076.5
Unmarried women who gave birth1,24035.4
Women 15 to 19 years of age932.7
Women 20 to 34 years of age2,82480.5
Women 35 to 50 years of age59016.8
Per 1,000 unmarried women49
Per 1,000 women 15 to 50 years old65
Per 1,000 women 15 to 19 years old13
Per 1,000 women 20 to 34 years old138
Per 1,000 women 35 to 50 years old22
S6. GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS

Universe: Population 30 years and over

Reference tables: B10002 B10050

Grandparents living with own grandchildren under 18 years4,571
Responsible for grandchildren1,94742.6
Less than 1 year35618.3
1 or 2 years50726.0
3 or 4 years33117.0
5 or more years75338.7
S7. SCHOOL ENROLLMENT

Universe: Population 3 years and over

Reference tables: B14001

Population 3 years and over208,497
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school56,37627.0
In nursery school, preschool3,9176.9
In kindergarten3,0615.4
In elementary school, grades 1-824,48143.4
In high school, grades 9-1212,85822.8
In college or graduate school12,05921.4
S8. EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT

Universe: Population 25 years and over

Reference tables: B15002

Population 25 years and over144,284
Less than 9th grade5,5523.8
9th to 12th grade, no diploma13,6619.5
High school graduate, includes equivalency49,29034.2
Some college, no degree37,32325.9
Associates degree14,3189.9
Bachelors degree16,06811.1
Graduate or professional degree8,0725.6
High school graduate or higher125,07186.7
Bachelor degree or higher24,14016.7
S9. VETERAN STATUS

Universe: Civilian population 18 years and over

Reference tables: B23001 B21001 B21002

In Military1590.1
Civilian population 18 years and over162,33599.9
Civilian veterans18,43111.4
S11. RESIDENCE 1 YEAR AGO

Universe: Population 1 year and over

Reference tables: B07204

Population 1 year and over214,080
Same house191,19389.3
Different house in the U.S.22,59510.6
Same county, different house13,4516.3
Different county9,1444.3
Different county, same state6,9253.2
Different state2,2191.0
Lived abroad 1 year ago2920.1
S12. PLACE OF BIRTH AND CITIZENSHIP STATUS

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: B05002

Total population217,531
U.S. native213,67198.2
Born in United States212,90497.9
Born in state of current residence173,61279.8
Born in different state than current residence39,29218.1
Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island areas, or born abroad to American parents7670.4
Foreign born3,8601.8
Naturalized U.S. citizen1,86348.3
Not a U.S. citizen1,99751.7
S13. YEAR OF ENTRY

Universe: Population born outside the United States

Reference tables: B05005

Population born outside the United States4,6272.1
Native, born outside U.S.76716.6
Entered U.S. 2000 or later10313.4
Entered U.S. before 200066486.6
Foreign born3,8601.8
Entered U.S. 2000 or later1,14429.6
Entered U.S. before 20002,71670.4
S14. WORLD REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN

Universe: Foreign-born population, excluding population born at sea

Reference tables: B05006 C05006

Foreign-born population, excluding population born at sea3,8601.8
Europe1,81046.9
Asia1,13829.5
Africa762.0
Oceania822.1
Latin and Central America (includes Mexico)61415.9
Northern America1403.6
S15. LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME

Universe: Population 5 years and over

Reference tables: B06007

Population 5 years and over202,67293.2
English only195,74996.6
Language other than English6,9233.4
Speaks English less than "very well"2,1511.1
Speak Spanish2,3861.2
Speaks English less than "very well"6130.3

Housing

SubjectJefferson County, Missouri
NumberPercent
H1. HOUSING OCCUPANCY AND TENURE

Universe: Housing units

Reference tables: B25014 B25015 B25004

Total housing units87,163
Occupied housing units80,70392.6
Owner-occupied66,94082.9
Renter-occupied13,76317.1
Average household size of owner-occupied unit2.73
Average household size of renter-occupied unit2.41
Vacant housing units6,4607.4
For sale1,69926.3
For rent1,35320.9
For seasonal, recreational, or occasional use1,04216.1
Total owner units68,639
Homeowner vacancy rate2.5
Total rental units15,116
Rental vacancy rate9.0
People living in owned homes182,48083.9
People living in rental homes33,21215.3
H2. UNITS IN STRUCTURE

Universe: Housing units

Reference tables:

Total housing units87,163
Single-family units68,14778.2
Single unit, detached66,51876.3
Single unit, attached1,6291.9
Duplexes1,0261.2
3 or 4 units2,7263.1
5 to 9 units1,5941.8
10 to 19 units1,7422.0
20 or more units1,0961.3
Mobile home10,81212.4
Boat, RV, van, etc.20
Mobile homes per 1000 HUs124
H3. YEAR STRUCTURE BUILT

Universe: Housing units

Reference tables: B25035 B25036 B25037

Total housing units87,163
Built 2005 or later5,7826.6
Built 2000 to 200410,44412.0
Built 1990 to 199917,89020.5
Built 1980 to 198913,13015.1
Built 1970 to 197915,26717.5
Built 1960 to 19699,78511.2
Built 1950 to 19598,0279.2
Built 1940 to 19492,8583.3
Built 1939 or earlier3,9804.6
H4. YEAR HOUSEHOLDER MOVED INTO UNIT

Universe: Occupied housing units

Reference tables: B25038 B25039

Occupied housing units80,703
Moved in 2005 or later27,85634.5
Moved in 2000 to 200418,21022.6
Moved in 1990 to 199917,98722.3
Moved in 1980 to 19897,7629.6
Moved in 1970 to 19795,2036.4
Moved in 1969 or earlier3,6854.6
H5. VEHICLES AVAILABLE

Universe: Occupied housing units

Reference tables: B25044 B25045

Occupied housing units80,703
No vehicles available3,2014.0
1 vehicle available20,83425.8
2 vehicles available35,02943.4
3 or more vehicles available21,63926.8
H6. HOUSE HEATING FUEL

Universe: Occupied housing units

Reference tables:

Occupied housing units80,703
Utility gas25,84732.0
Bottled, tank, or LP gas7,9249.8
Electricity44,13554.7
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.4570.6
Coal or coke-
Wood2,0582.6
Solar energy-
Other fuel1350.2
No fuel used1470.2
H7. SELECTED CHARACTERISTICS

Universe: Occupied housing units

Reference tables: B25049 B25052 B25043

Occupied housing units80,703
Lacking complete plumbing facilities2310.3
Lacking complete kitchen facilities3200.4
No telephone service available1,7562.2
H8. OCCUPANTS PER ROOM

Universe: Occupied housing units

Reference tables: B25014

Occupied housing units80,703
1.00 or less79,63598.7
1.01 to 1.508031.0
1.51 or more2650.3
H9. HOME VALUES

Universe: Owner-occupied units

Reference tables: B25075

Owner-occupied units66,940
Less than $50,0007,40411.1
$50,000 to $99,9997,39211.0
$100,000 to $149,99916,98225.4
$150,000 to $199,99916,62524.8
$200,000 to $299,99912,68318.9
$300,000 to $499,9995,1007.6
$500,000 to $999,9995630.8
$1,000,000 or more1910.3
Median home value$154,100
Average home value$168,571
H10. SELECTED MONTHLY OWNER COSTS

Universe: Owner-occupied units

Reference tables: B25087 B25091 B25092

Owner-occupied units66,940
Housing units with a mortgage48,29972.2
Owner costs 30% or more of HH income13,76928.5
Median owner costs$1,286
Housing units without a mortgage18,64127.8
Nonmortgage owner costs 30% or more of HH income1,90410.2
Median owner costs$358
H11. GROSS RENT

Universe: Renter-occupied units

Reference tables: B25063 B25064 B25070

Renter-occupied units13,763
Paying cash rent12,61791.7
Paying no cash rent1,1468.3
Median rent$702
Average gross rent$731
Gross rent 30% or more of HH income5,45539.6
Gross rent of $750 or more5,36839.0