Jefferson, Texas

Population 1,860

Jefferson is located in Marion County, TX. The population is 1,860, making Jefferson the largest city in Marion County.

There are 4 public schools in Jefferson with an average Homefacts rating of C+. The total crime rate for Jefferson is low , and there are 36 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Jefferson is very high and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Jefferson property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Jefferson include Pine Harbor, Karnack and Nesbitt.

Jefferson Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Above average
  • No High School Diploma: 12.2%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 72.8%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 14.9%

Crime Rate

62.67% Lower than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 51
  • Violent Crimes: 308
  • Robbery: 51
  • Burglary: 514
  • Property Crime: 617
  • Larceny Theft: 51

Registered Offenders

92.45% Higher than national avg.
  • 36 offenders in Jefferson
  • 193.55 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

45 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 1
  • Superfunds: 2
  • Tanks & Spills: 42


Very High 8.4%
  • Texas unemployment average: 7.5%
  • National unemployment average: 6.2%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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4 Public Schools view public schools

There are 4 K-12 public schools in Jefferson, TX and 1 private school. Homefacts rates Jefferson's schools as Above average, with an overall C+ rating.
1 Private School

Jefferson Christian Academy

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0 Colleges & Universities view all colleges & universities

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Crime view details

36 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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0 Former Drug Labs view all

  • Good news! No Drug lab found in Jefferson, TX

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Property Report Overview

Average Listing Price
$160,000 compared to December 1969
Median Sales Price
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Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
  • Rented
  • Owned

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

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2 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Jefferson, TX issued 2 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Jefferson, TX issued 10 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 10 permits, 4 were issued for single family homes and 6 were issued for multi-family homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $529
  • 1 Bedroom: $570
  • 2 Bedrooms: $714
  • 3 Bedrooms: $937
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,107

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Environmental Hazards

45 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (238/250)
    Jefferson, TX has 95.2% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 3 COUNTY
    Jefferson, TX is a green zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 6 Average
    Jefferson, TX is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 47.27°
  • February 51.13°
  • March 59.27°
  • April 66.65°
  • May 74.03°
  • June 82.57°
  • July 84.97°
  • August 85.54°
  • September 77.42°
  • October 66.25°
  • November 57.68°
  • December 49.3°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Jefferson, TX

Jefferson, TX has a very low risk of earthquakes.
Jefferson, TX has no risk of hurricanes.
Jefferson, TX has a low risk of hail storms.
Jefferson, TX has a very high risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Jefferson, TX: $36,228


Unemployment in Jefferson is 8.4%. It is higher than the state and national averages, 7.5% and 6.2% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 47.29%
White Collar - 52.71%


State Representatives

  • Gov. Greg Abbott
  • Sen. John Cornyn
  • Sen. Ted Cruz

City Representatives

  • John Ratcliffe

Neighborhood Info

2 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

21 FCC Towers view all

0 Hospitals view all

  • No hospitals found in Jefferson, TX

1 Library view all

2 Police Stations view all

1 Retirement Home view all

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