Jefferson Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Jefferson, SD

General Jefferson Information

State: South Dakota

County: Union County

Close cities: Elk Point, SD, North Sioux City, SD

Jefferson Population (census data)
Total 595
Male 302 (50.8%)
Female 293 (49.2%)

Population Density: 2,059 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 74.3 (US Avg is 100)

Jefferson Elevation: 1,119 feet above sea level

Incorporated in 1895

Land Area: 0.29 square miles

Median Household Income: $63,488

Zip Codes: 57038.

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Jefferson Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (95.2%)
  • American Indian (1.9%)
  • Hispanic (1.9%)
  • Two or more races (1.4%)
  • Black (0.9%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (33.6%)
  • Irish (15.7%)
  • French (10.9%)
  • United States (9.2%)
  • Norwegian (6.1%)
  • English (5.8%)
Foriegn Born: 12 people (2.0%)
  • Latin America (75.0%)
  • Europe (25.0%)

Local Jefferson Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Minnesota Twins
NFL Football: Kansas City Chiefs, Minnesota Vikings
NBA Basketball: Minnesota Timberwolves
NHL Hockey: Minnesota Wild
NCAA Sports: Creighton University, University of Nebraska

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