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Jefferson County, AL

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Jefferson County, AL
  • Location TypeCounty
  • County SeatBirmingham, AL
  • Population658,466
  • Land Area (Square Miles) 1111.2800
  • Population Density (Per Square Mile) 592.5000

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TitleLatest YearLatest ValueLatest Rank
Decennial Census Population (County)2010658,46694 of 3170
Decennial Census Population Per Square Mile (County)2010592.50243 of 3170
Percent of African American Population (County)201843.5%149 of 3131
Percent of Hispanic Population (County)20184.0%1660 of 3139
Persistent Poverty Counties (County)201300 of 0 - 1
Rural-Urban Continuum for Counties (County)201311 of 1 - 9
Unemployment Rate (County)20192.9%2447 of 3140
Death Rate (Per 100,000) (County)20161,082.101620 of 3105
Percent of Adults Physically Inactive (County)201630.1%949 of 3141
Age-Adjusted Rate of Diabetes per 1,000 Persons (County)201611.30928 of 3141
Medicare Part D Prescription Enrollment Rate (County)201824.1%3079 of 3137
Farmers' Markets (County)20161769 of 2249
Percent of Children Without a Market Within One Mile (County)201510.2%2552 of 3004
Percent of School-age Children in Poverty (County)201821.1%1227 of 3140
Total Public School Expenditures (County)2017$1,162,353,000.00133 of 3123
Number of Public Libraries (County)20172253 of 1287
Average Daily Maximum Heat Index (County)201194.80964 of 3103
Percentage of Days with a Good Air Quality Index (County)201948.8%986 of 1006
Second Highest 1-hour Carbon Monoxide Measurement (County)20191.8056 of 165
Greenhouse Gas Direct Emitting Facilities (County)20181628 of 1227
Average Fine Particulate Matter (County)201112.71932 of 3108
FEMA Public Assistance Grant Dollars Obligated for Disasters (County)2019$24,985.12731 of 826
Total Deposits in Banks (County)2016-2017$31,800,628,000.0063 of 3108
Property Taxes as Percent of Income: Five-Year Estimates (County)2006-20101.4%2193 of 2773
Attendance to Arts and Culture Events (County)20104,935,30110 of 79
Percent of Firms Which are Women Owned (County)201237.0%567 of 3093
Manufacturing Establishments with 5 to 9 Employees (County)201893108 of 1961
Inmates Executed, All Races (Cumulative Since 1977) (County)1977-20171213 of 233
Immigrant Households Entering County According to Tax Returns (County)2017-201834271 of 389
Estimated Veteran Population Under 45 Years Old (County)20109,28090 of 3143
Total Planted Acres (County)20191,319.422926 of 3034
Online, Mail Order, and Television Retail Sales in 2009 Dollars (County)2050$442,000,000.00280 of 2709
Total Retail and Food Service Sales in 2009 Dollars (County)2050$12,697,000,000.00126 of 3108
Earnings in Management of Companies and Enterprises Occupations in 2009 Dollars (County)2050$2,109,000,000.0097 of 2178
Population (County)2050645,000148 of 3076
Per Capita Total Personal Income (County)2050$258,359.00302 of 3112
Total Employees (County)2050560,000111 of 3065
Population 18 to 24 Years Old (County)205059,000140 of 2216
African American Male Population 25 Years Old (County)20501,96040 of 2780
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