Jefferson Information

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

General Jefferson Information

State: Wisconsin

County: Jefferson County

Close cities: Sullivan, WI, Lake Mills, WI, Rome, WI, Hebron, WI, Cambridge, WI, Johnson Creek, WI, Lake Koshkonong, WI, Whitewater, WI, Lake Ripley, WI, Helenville, WI, Fort Atkinson, WI

Jefferson Population (census data)
Total 7,792 (+4.7% since 2000)
Male 3,864 (49.6%)
Female 3,928 (50.4%)

Population Density: 1,748 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 82.3 (US Avg is 100)

Jefferson Elevation: 820 feet above sea level

Land Area: 4.46 square miles

Median Household Income: $47,738

Zip Codes: 53549.

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Jefferson Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (91.1%)
  • Hispanic (6.8%)
  • Other race (3.0%)
  • Two or more races (1.1%)
  • American Indian (1.0%)
  • Black (0.5%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (54.0%)
  • Irish (10.6%)
  • Norwegian (8.4%)
  • United States (5.7%)
  • English (5.3%)
  • Polish (4.7%)
Foriegn Born: 273 people (3.5%)
  • Latin America (73.0%)
  • Europe (27.0%)

Local Jefferson Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Milwaukee Brewers
NFL Football: Green Bay Packers, Chicago Bears
NBA Basketball: Milwaukee Bucks
NHL Hockey: Minnesota Wild, Chicago Blackhawks
NCAA Sports: University of Wisconsin, Marquette University, University of Wisconsin

Jefferson School Information

High Schools
Jefferson High (700 W Milwaukee Street, Jefferson, WI, 53549 - Jefferson District)
Middle Schools
Jefferson Middle (501 S Taft Avenue, Jefferson, WI, 53549 - Jefferson District)
Elementary Schools
East Elementary (120 S Sanborn Avenue, Jefferson, WI, 53549 - Jefferson District)
West Elementary (900 W Milwaukee Street, Jefferson, WI, 53549 - Jefferson District)

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