MCDC American Community Survey Profiles

ACS Profile Report: 2008-2012 (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 population218,628
Under 5 years14,7796.8
5 to 9 years14,9296.8
10 to 14 years15,5707.1
15 to 19 years14,9746.8
20 to 24 years12,8005.9
25 to 34 years28,47913.0
35 to 44 years30,14713.8
45 to 54 years35,59816.3
55 to 59 years14,6166.7
60 to 64 years11,9765.5
65 to 74 years15,1756.9
75 to 84 years7,4003.4
85 years and over2,1851.0
Median age in years37.7
5 years and over203,84993.2
15 years and over173,35079.3
Under 18 years54,73525.0
18 years and over163,89375.0
21 years and over155,63271.2
25 years and over145,57666.6
62 years and over31,48614.4
65 years and over24,76011.3
D2. AGE AND SEX

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: B01001 B05003

Total population218,628
Male108,66349.7
Males 18 years and over80,52274.1
Males 65 years and over11,03710.2
Female109,96550.3
Females 18 years and over83,37175.8
Females 65 years and over13,72312.5
D3. RACE

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: B01001 B02001 B02008 B02009 B02010 B02011 B02012 B02013

Total population218,628
One race215,13098.4
White alone211,03496.5
Black or African American1,5250.7
American Indian and Alaska Native4740.2
Asian1,1770.5
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1640.1
Some other race7560.3
Two or more races3,4981.6
White (alone or in combination)214,48198.1
Black (alone or in combination)2,7411.3
American Indian (alone or in combination)1,9230.9
Asian (alone or in combination)2,2191.0
Native Hawaiian (alone or in combination)2610.1
Some other race (alone or in combination)9350.4
D4. HISPANIC OR LATINO (ANY RACE)

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: B01001 B03002

Total population218,628
Hispanic or Latino of any race3,4431.6
Not Hispanic or Latino215,18598.4
White alone208,50995.4
Black or African American alone1,4760.7
American Indian and Alaska Native alone3580.2
Asian alone1,1770.5
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone1640.1

Economic

SubjectJefferson County, Missouri
NumberPercent
E1. HOUSEHOLD INCOME AND BENEFITS

Universe: Total households

Reference tables: B19001 B19013 B19025 B19051 B19061 B19055 B19065 B19059 B19069 B19056 B19066 B19057 B19067 B22001

Total households81,159
Less than $10,0004,2255.2
$10,000 to $14,9993,4074.2
$15,000 to $24,9997,5669.3
$25,000 to $34,9997,5589.3
$35,000 to $49,99912,54415.5
$50,000 to $74,99918,20922.4
$75,000 to $99,99912,65915.6
$100,000 to $149,99911,19413.8
$150,000 to $199,9992,5873.2
$200,000 or more1,2101.5
Median household income$55,743
Mean household income$65,680
With earnings66,00481.3
Mean household earnings$65,562
With social security22,94828.3
Mean household social security income$17,355
With retirement income16,28420.1
Mean household retirement income$20,014
With supplemental security income3,2564.0
Mean household supplemental security income$9,285
With cash public assistance income2,0242.5
Mean household cash public assistance income$2,964
With food stamp benefits in the past 12 months9,04811.1
E2. FAMILY INCOME AND BENEFITS

Universe: Family households

Reference tables: B19101 B19113 B19127

Family households59,34473.1
Less than $10,0002,2633.8
$10,000 to $14,9991,5372.6
$15,000 to $24,9993,4425.8
$25,000 to $34,9994,6757.9
$35,000 to $49,9998,59614.5
$50,000 to $74,99914,24224.0
$75,000 to $99,99911,04018.6
$100,000 to $149,99910,09217.0
$150,000 to $199,9992,4034.0
$200,000 or more1,0541.8
Median family income$64,956
Mean family income$73,806
E3. OTHER INCOME MEASURES

Universe: Various

Reference tables: B19301 B11001 B19202 B19214 B19325 B20017

Per-capita income$24,873
Nonfamily households21,81526.9
Median nonfamily income$31,486
Mean nonfamily income$39,179
All full-time workers72,931
All male full-time workers40,82956.0
All female full-time workers32,10244.0
Median earnings for workers$30,718
Median earnings for male full-time, year-round workers$49,782
Median earnings for female full-time, year-round workers$36,272
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 determined216,497
Persons below poverty22,78510.5
Persons under 18 for whom poverty status is determined54,002
Persons under 18 in poverty7,69714.3
Persons aged 18 to 64 for whom poverty status is determined138,572
Persons aged 18 to 64 in poverty13,4559.7
Persons over 65 for whom poverty status is determined23,923
Persons over 65 in poverty1,6336.8
Persons in families for whom poverty status is determined184,50885.2
Unrelated individuals for whom poverty status is determined31,989
Persons in families in poverty15,3618.3
Unrelated persons in poverty 15 years and over7,42423.2
Poverty ratio under 0.510,2184.7
Poverty ratio in 0.5 to 0.9912,5675.8
Poverty ratio in 1 to 234,50215.9
Poverty ratio in 2 and over159,21073.5
E5. EMPLOYMENT STATUS

Universe: Population 16 years and over

Reference tables: B23001

Population 16 years and over169,963
In labor force117,05368.9
Civilian labor force116,89768.8
Employed civilians106,63291.2
Unemployed civilians10,2658.8
In military1560.1
Not in labor force52,91031.1
Females 16 years and over86,08450.6
Females in labor force54,55432.1
Females in civilian labor force54,52532.1
Employed females50,24192.1
E6. CHILDREN WITH ALL PARENTS WORKING

Universe: Own children under 18 years in families and subfamilies

Reference tables: B23008

(Own) children under 617,470
All parents working12,20169.8
(Own) children aged 6 to 1735,419
All parents working26,99476.2
E7. COMMUTING TO WORK

Universe: Workers 16 years and over

Reference tables: B08301

Workers 16 years and over104,861
Workers 16+ who commute to work102,15397.4
Car, truck, or van; drove alone88,68184.6
Car, truck, or van; carpooled11,80411.3
Public transportation (excluding taxicab)2210.2
Walked to work7650.7
Other means of commuting6820.7
Worked at home2,7082.6
Mean travel time to work in minutes30.1
E8. WORKERS BY OCCUPATION

Universe: Civilian employed population 16 years and over

Reference tables: C24010

Civilian employed population 16 years and over106,632
Management, professional, and related occupations29,99828.1
Service occupations18,44917.3
Sales and office occupations27,72926.0
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations1140.1
Construction, extraction, maintenance and repair occupations14,91814.0
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations15,42414.5
E9. WORKERS BY INDUSTRY

Universe: Civilian employed population 16 years and over

Reference tables: C24010 C24030

Civilian employed population 16 years and over106,632
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining4140.4
Construction11,05510.4
Manufacturing13,24312.4
Wholesale trade3,4763.3
Retail trade13,13412.3
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities5,7345.4
Information2,0671.9
Finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing7,7827.3
Professional, scientific, management, and administrative10,3009.7
Educational services, and health care, and social assistance21,90220.5
Arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation, and food services7,9017.4
Other services, except public administration6,0585.7
Public administration3,5663.3
E10. CLASS OF WORKER

Universe: Civilian employed population 16 years and over

Reference tables: C24010 B24080

Civilian employed population 16 years and over106,632
Private wage and salary workers90,27784.7
Government workers10,5819.9
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business5,6435.3
Unpaid family workers1310.1

Social

SubjectJefferson County, Missouri
NumberPercent
S1. HOUSEHOLDS BY TYPE

Universe: Total households

Reference tables: B19001 B11001 B11003 B11005 B09020 B11007 B11002

Total households81,159
Family households59,34473.1
With own children under 18 years26,43432.6
Married-couple families46,43457.2
With own children under 18 years18,98423.4
Male householder, no wife present3,9264.8
With own children under 18 years2,3392.9
Female householder, no husband present8,98411.1
With own children under 18 years5,1116.3
Nonfamily households21,81526.9
Householder living alone17,52221.6
65 years and over living alone5,8587.2
Households with one or more people under 18 years29,23936.0
Households with one or more people 65 years and over17,35421.4
Average household size2.67
Average family size3.11
S2. PERSONS BY HOUSEHOLD TYPE / GROUP QUARTERS

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: B09019

Total population218,628
Household population216,75099.1
Living in family households189,23687.3
Living in nonfamily households27,51412.7
Living alone17,52221.6
Living in group quarters1,8780.9
S3. RELATIONSHIP

Universe: Household population

Reference tables: B11002 B09019

Household population216,75099.1
Householder81,15937.4
Spouse46,44421.4
Child69,48032.1
Other relatives9,2404.3
Nonrelatives10,4274.8
Unmarried partner5,9242.7
Unmarried-partner HHs per 100073
S4. MARITAL STATUS

Universe: Population 15 years and over

Reference tables: B12001

Persons 15 years and over173,350
Never married43,73225.2
Now married, except separated96,48755.7
Separated2,6251.5
Widowed8,8395.1
Divorced, and not currently married21,66712.5
S5. FERTILITY

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

Reference tables: B13002

Women 15 to 50 years53,713
Unmarried women 15 to 50 years24,97846.5
Women 15 to 50 years old who had a birth in the past 12 months3,3336.2
Unmarried women who gave birth1,12233.7
Women 15 to 19 years812.4
Women 20 to 34 years2,64179.2
Women 35 to 50 years61118.3
Per 1,000 unmarried women45
Per 1,000 women 15 to 50 years62
Per 1,000 women 15 to 19 years11
Per 1,000 women 20 to 34 years128
Per 1,000 women 35 to 50 years24
S6. GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS

Universe: Population 30 years and over

Reference tables: B10050

Grandparents living with own grandchildren under 18 years4,727
Responsible for grandchildren1,94241.1
Less than 1 year40020.6
1 or 2 years45123.2
3 or 4 years39320.2
5 or more years69835.9
S7. SCHOOL ENROLLMENT

Universe: Population 3 years and over

Reference tables: B14002

Population 3 years and over209,488
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school55,91126.7
In nursery school, preschool3,9877.1
In kindergarten2,9495.3
In elementary school, grades 1-824,53143.9
In high school, grades 9-1212,24921.9
In college or graduate school12,19521.8
S8. EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT

Universe: Population 25 years and over

Reference tables: B15002 B15003

Population 25 years and over145,576
Less than 9th grade5,3533.7
9th to 12th grade, no diploma13,3899.2
High school graduate, includes equivalency50,17534.5
Some college, no degree37,85526.0
Associates degree14,1969.8
Bachelors degree16,89211.6
Graduate or professional degree7,7165.3
High school graduate or higher126,83487.1
Bachelor degree or higher24,60816.9
S9. VETERAN STATUS

Universe: Civilian population 18 years and over

Reference tables: B21001 B21002

Civilian population 18 years and over163,73799.9
Civilian veterans17,85010.9
S10a. DISABLED BY AGE

Universe: Civilian noninstitutionalized population

Reference tables: B18135

Civilian noninstitutionalized persons217,118
With a disability29,22313.5
Under 1854,70025.2
With a disability2,9305.4
18 to 64 years138,49563.8
With a disability16,74712.1
65 years and over23,92311.0
With a disability9,54639.9
S11. RESIDENCE 1 YEAR AGO

Universe: Population 1 year and over

Reference tables: B07204

Population 1 year and over215,361
Same house192,28789.3
Different house in the U.S.22,80310.6
Same county, different house13,8026.4
Different county9,0014.2
Different county, same state6,9993.2
Different state2,0020.9
Lived abroad 1 year ago2710.1
S12. PLACE OF BIRTH AND CITIZENSHIP STATUS

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: B01001 B05002

Total population218,628
U.S. native214,86698.3
Born in United States214,05797.9
Born in state of current residence174,76279.9
Born in different state than current residence39,29518.0
Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island areas, or born abroad to American parents8090.4
Foreign born3,7621.7
Naturalized U.S. citizen1,72645.9
Not a U.S. citizen2,03654.1
S13. YEAR OF ENTRY

Universe: Population born outside the United States

Reference tables: B05005

Population born outside the United States4,5712.1
Native, born outside U.S.80917.7
Entered U.S. 2000 or later17621.8
Entered U.S. before 200063378.2
Foreign born3,7621.7
Entered U.S. 2000 or later1,17131.1
Entered U.S. before 20002,59168.9
S14. WORLD REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN

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

Reference tables: B05006

Foreign-born population, excluding population born at sea3,7621.7
Europe1,62543.2
Asia1,20832.1
Africa812.2
Oceania1052.8
Latin and Central America (includes Mexico)60015.9
Northern America1433.8
S15. LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME

Universe: Population 5 years and over

Reference tables: B06007

Population 5 years and over203,84993.2
English only197,11196.7
Language other than English6,7383.3
Speaks English less than "very well"2,1111.0
Speak Spanish2,2981.1
Speaks English less than "very well"5990.3

Housing

SubjectJefferson County, Missouri
NumberPercent
H1. HOUSING OCCUPANCY AND TENURE

Universe: Housing units

Reference tables: B25002 B25003 B25008 B25004 B25033

Total housing units87,706
Occupied housing units81,15992.5
Owner-occupied67,34183.0
Renter-occupied13,81817.0
Average household size of owner-occupied unit2.73
Average household size of renter-occupied unit2.39
Vacant housing units6,5477.5
For sale1,56723.9
For rent1,37221.0
For seasonal, recreational, or occasional use1,17217.9
Total owner units68,908
Homeowner vacancy rate2.3
Total rental units15,190
Rental vacancy rate9.0
People living in owned homes183,69684.0
People living in rental homes33,05415.1
H2. UNITS IN STRUCTURE

Universe: Housing units

Reference tables: B25002 B25024

Total housing units87,706
Single-family units68,88478.5
Single unit, detached67,46076.9
Single unit, attached1,4241.6
Duplexes8290.9
3 or 4 units2,5742.9
5 to 9 units1,6851.9
10 to 19 units1,7091.9
20 or more units1,2541.4
Mobile home10,75912.3
Boat, RV, van, etc.12
Mobile homes per 1000 HUs123
H3. YEAR STRUCTURE BUILT

Universe: Housing units

Reference tables: B25001 B25034

Total housing units87,706
Built 2005 or later3940.4
Built 2000 to 200416,70119.0
Built 1990 to 199918,17120.7
Built 1980 to 198912,77214.6
Built 1970 to 197915,09817.2
Built 1960 to 19699,56710.9
Built 1950 to 19598,0409.2
Built 1940 to 19492,9233.3
Built 1939 or earlier4,0404.6
H4. YEAR HOUSEHOLDER MOVED INTO UNIT

Universe: Occupied housing units

Reference tables: B25002 B25038

Occupied housing units81,159
Moved in 2005 or later5,6316.9
Moved in 2000 to 200442,28552.1
Moved in 1990 to 199917,21621.2
Moved in 1980 to 19897,7309.5
Moved in 1970 to 19794,9696.1
Moved in 1969 or earlier3,3284.1
H5. VEHICLES AVAILABLE

Universe: Occupied housing units

Reference tables: B25002 B25044

Occupied housing units81,159
No vehicles available3,2384.0
1 vehicle available20,88025.7
2 vehicles available34,80542.9
3 or more vehicles available22,23627.4
H6. HOUSE HEATING FUEL

Universe: Occupied housing units

Reference tables: B25002 B25040

Occupied housing units81,159
Utility gas25,40231.3
Bottled, tank, or LP gas7,4699.2
Electricity45,35355.9
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.3960.5
Coal or coke-
Wood2,2052.7
Solar energy12
Other fuel1370.2
No fuel used1850.2
H7. SELECTED CHARACTERISTICS

Universe: Occupied housing units

Reference tables: B25002 B25049 B25053 B25043

Occupied housing units81,159
Lacking complete plumbing facilities2200.3
Lacking complete kitchen facilities3170.4
No telephone service available1,6362.0
H8. OCCUPANTS PER ROOM

Universe: Occupied housing units

Reference tables: B25002 B25014

Occupied housing units81,159
1.00 or less80,00498.6
1.01 to 1.508731.1
1.51 or more2820.3
H9. HOME VALUES

Universe: Owner-occupied units

Reference tables: B25002 B25075 B25077 B25003 B25082

Owner-occupied units67,341
Less than $50,0007,52711.2
$50,000 to $99,9997,94211.8
$100,000 to $149,99916,41124.4
$150,000 to $199,99916,94625.2
$200,000 to $299,99912,54318.6
$300,000 to $499,9995,1827.7
$500,000 to $999,9995510.8
$1,000,000 or more2390.4
Median home value$154,200
Average home value$161,642
H10. SELECTED MONTHLY OWNER COSTS

Universe: Owner-occupied units

Reference tables: B25002 B25087 B25091 B25088

Owner-occupied units67,341
Housing units with a mortgage48,57172.1
Owner costs 30% or more of HH income13,77928.4
Median owner costs$1,296
Housing units without a mortgage18,77027.9
Nonmortgage owner costs 30% or more of HH income1,98410.6
Median owner costs$369
H11. GROSS RENT

Universe: Renter-occupied units

Reference tables: B25063 B25064 B25066 B25070

Renter-occupied units13,818
Paying cash rent12,57691.0
Paying no cash rent1,2429.0
Median rent$721
Average gross rent$748
Gross rent 30% or more of HH income5,67841.1
Gross rent of $750 or more5,72641.4