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Welcome to Jefferson ...
The location of Jefferson has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
From the Census Estimates for 2018, Jefferson has a population of 4,148 people<2> (see below for details).
Jefferson is 1,050 feet [320 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Jefferson lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Jefferson is within the (515) area code.
The ZIP code for Jefferson: 50129<4>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Jefferson had a population of 4,345 people (which is 46.54% of the total population of Greene County). This makes Jefferson the county's most populous community.
The population of Jefferson represents 0.14% of the population of Iowa (which has 3,046,355 people), making it the state's 89th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 4,345 people, the population of Jefferson decreased 6.07% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 4,626 people).
Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Jefferson had an population of 4,148 people. This is a decrease of 4.53% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 10.33% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Jefferson.
Communities Also Named Jefferson ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 58 communities that are also named Jefferson - they are located in Alabama (2), Arkansas (2), California, Colorado (2), Georgia (3), Illinois, Indiana, Kansas (3), Louisiana (2), Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan (4), Mississippi (2), Montana, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York (2), North Carolina, Nova Scotia, Ohio (5), Oklahoma, Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania (5), South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee (2), Texas, Virginia (2), Washington, West Virginia (2) and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Jefferson.
Websites for Jefferson ...
Chamber of Commerce: www.jeffersoniowa.com/
Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Jefferson, the following might be of interest:
Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Jefferson:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Jefferson ...
Looking for more information about Jefferson? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Jefferson, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Jefferson.
Communities near Jefferson ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the Southeast (SE) of Jefferson
Located in Dallas County
Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the East (E) of Jefferson
Located in Boone County
Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Jefferson
Located in Carroll County
Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the West (W) of Jefferson
Located in Carroll County
Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the North (N) of Jefferson
Located in Webster County
Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of Jefferson
Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of Jefferson
Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Jefferson
Located in Guthrie County
Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Jefferson
Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Jefferson
Located in Calhoun County
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Jefferson.
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This page was last modified: 11 Nov 2019