area codescrime ratepopulation, population growthradio stationsweather, weather forecastzip code

Zip Code, Weather Forecast, Radio Stations, Population, Crime Rate, Area Codes

 

<< See who will be the next president.

Population (year 2000): 11,843
Males: 5,679 (48.0%), Females: 6,164 (52.0%)

Zip code:

Median resident age: 39.3 years
Median household income: $32,106 (year 2000)
Median house value: $98,100 (year 2000)

List your B&M business here for free. Over a million visitors/week. Get a huge advantage over your competition

Races in Jefferson:

  • White Non-Hispanic (68.8%)
  • Black (23.5%)
  • Hispanic (5.1%)
  • Other race (1.7%)
  • Two or more races (1.2%)
  • American Indian (0.6%)
(Total can be greater than 100% because Hispanics could be counted in other races)

Ancestries: French (19.3%), German (15.8%), Italian (12.3%), Irish (11.4%), English (7.1%), United States (4.9%).

New! Louisiana forum

Elevation: 5 feet

Land area: 2.8 square miles

Jefferson,

For population 25 years and over in Jefferson

  • High school or higher: 74.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 19.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.6%
  • Unemployed: 5.9%
  • Mean travel time to work: 21.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Jefferson CDP

  • Never married: 32.3%
  • Now married: 39.5%
  • Separated: 3.2%
  • Widowed: 9.1%
  • Divorced: 15.9%

4.7% Foreign born (2.7% Latin America, 0.9% Europe, 0.7% Asia).




and Attractions - Time and Money on New Orleans Top Things to Do />
Orleans Real Estate - property search service ideal for relocaters and locals />
Condos Pre-Sales - French Quarter Condos Luxury Pre-Sales Beginning Now! />
Orleans Real Estate - A Complete List of Homes. Free Search for Homes in Louisiana. />
www.House-Real-Estate.com )

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: LA (2.7 miles Metairie, pop. 146,136).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Orleans, LA New (6.8 miles pop. 484,674).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: TX Houston, (359.3 miles pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: LA (2.1 miles Elmwood, LA (2.7 miles Metairie, City, LA (2.8 miles Bridge LA (3.5 miles Harahan, Ridge, LA River (4.2 miles LA (4.3 miles Westwego, LA (5.2 miles Avondale, LA (5.5 miles Waggaman,

Latitude: 29.96 N, Longitude: 90.16 W


Industries providing employment: Educational,health and social services (21.9%), Retail trade (10.4%), Arts,entertainment,recreation,accommodation and food services (10.2%).

Daytime population change due to commuting: +4,419 (+37.3%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 917 (16.4%)

Average climate in Jefferson, Louisiana

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Jefferson-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Louisiana state average. It is 56% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 12/6/1983, a category 4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 19.8 miles away from the Jefferson city center injured 25 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 10/3/1964, a category 4 tornado 29.1 miles away from the city center killed 22 people and injured 165 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.


Hospitals/medical centers near Jefferson:
  • OCHSNER FOUNDATION HOSPITAL (about 1 miles; NEW ORLEANS, LA)
  • LAKESIDE HOSPITAL (about 2 miles; METAIRIE, LA)
  • CHILDRENS HOSPITAL (about 3 miles; NEW ORLEANS, LA)

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Jefferson:
  • LOUIS ARMSTRONG NEW ORLEANS INTL (about 7 miles; NEW ORLEANS, LA; ID: MSY)
  • LAKEFRONT (about 11 miles; NEW ORLEANS, LA; ID: NEW)
  • STENNIS INTL (about 57 miles; BAY ST LOUIS, MS; ID: HSA)
Other public-use airports nearest to Jefferson:
  • NEW ORLEANS DOWNTOWN (about 7 miles; NEW ORLEANS, LA; ID: 7N0)
  • NEW ORLEANS NAS JRB/ALVIN CALLENDER FIELD/ (about 14 miles; NEW ORLEANS, LA; ID: NBG)
  • ST JOHN THE BAPTIST PARISH (about 30 miles; RESERVE, LA; ID: 1L0)

Amtrak station near Jefferson:
  • 6 miles: NEW ORLEANS (1001 LOYOLA AVE.). Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, intercity bus service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Jefferson:
  • TULANE UNIVERSITY OF LOUISIANA (about 3 miles; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Full-time enrollment: 10,230)
  • LOYOLA UNIVERSITY NEW ORLEANS (about 3 miles; NEW ORLEANS, LA; FT enrollment: 4,399)
  • XAVIER UNIVERSITY OF LOUISIANA (about 4 miles; NEW ORLEANS, LA; FT enrollment: 3,659)
  • DELGADO COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 5 miles; NEW ORLEANS, LA; FT enrollment: 8,193)
  • LOUISIANA STATE UNIVERSITY-HEALTH SCIENCES CENTER (about 6 miles; NEW ORLEANS, LA; FT enrollment: 2,496)
  • UNIVERSITY OF NEW ORLEANS (about 8 miles; NEW ORLEANS, LA; FT enrollment: 12,442)
  • SOUTHERN UNIVERSITY AT NEW ORLEANS (about 11 miles; NEW ORLEANS, LA; FT enrollment: 3,217)
Public high school in Jefferson:
  • RIVERDALE HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 1,005; Location: 240 RIVERDALE DRIVE; Grades: 08 - 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Jefferson:
  • RIVERDALE MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 571; Location: 3900 JEFFERSON HIGHWAY; Grades: 06 - 08)
  • JEFFERSON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 418; Location: 4440 JEFFERSON HIGHWAY; Grades: PK - 05)
  • DECKBAR SCHOOL (Students: 82; Location: 2012 JEFFERSON HIGHWAY; Grades: KG - 08)
  • JEFFERSON COMMUNITY SCHOOL (CHARTER SCHOOL) (Students: 59; Location: 3528 MONFORD STREET; Grades: 06 - 08)
Private primary/middle schools in Jefferson:
  • SAINT AGNES SCHOOL (Students: 275; Location: 3410 JEFFERSON HWY; Grades: PK - 8)
  • JEFFERSON HEIGHTS ACADEMY (Students: 31; Location: 625 NEWMAN AVENUE; Grades: KG - 8)

Notable location: Shrewsbury Junction (A).

Shopping Centers: Jefferson Plaza Shopping Center (1), Azalea Gardens Shopping Center (2), Castay Shopping Center (3), Vans Shopping Center (4).

Churches in Jefferson include: First Zion Baptist Church (A), Saint James Church of God in Christ (B), Saint Agnes Catholic Church (C), Rio Vista Baptist Church (D), Marine Baptist Church (E), Jefferson United Methodist Church (F).

Parks in Jefferson include: Jefferson Park (1), Cleary Park (2).

Post office: (A).  


Jefferson compared to Louisiana state average:
  • Median age above state average.

Strongest AM radio stations in Jefferson:
  • WVOG (600 AM; 1 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: F.W. ROBERT BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WBYU (1450 AM; 1 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WWL (870 AM; 50 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: ENTERCOM NEW ORLEANS LICENSE, LLC)
  • WLNO (1060 AM; 50 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: COMMUNICOM CO. OF LOUISIANA, L.P.)
  • WYLD (940 AM; 10 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WTIX (690 AM; 10 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: WTIX, INC.)
  • WSMB (1350 AM; 5 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: ENTERCOM NEW ORLEANS LICENSE, LLC)
  • WGSO (990 AM; 1 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: WGSO, L.L.C.)
  • WODT (1280 AM; 5 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WFNO (830 AM; 5 kW; NORCO, LA; Owner: WFNO, L.L.C.)
  • WSHO (800 AM; 1 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: SHADOWLANDS COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.)
  • WBOK (1230 AM; 1 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KGLA (1540 AM; daytime; 1 kW; GRETNA, LA; Owner: CROCODILE BROADCASTING CORP., INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Jefferson:
  • WQUE-FM (93.3 FM; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WYLD-FM (98.5 FM; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WWOZ (90.7 FM; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: FRIENDS OF WWOZ, INC.)
  • WLMG (101.9 FM; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: ENTERCOM NEW ORLEANS LICENSE, LLC)
  • WEZB (97.1 FM; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: ENTERCOM NEW ORLEANS LICENSE, LLC)
  • WTKL (95.7 FM; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: ENTERCOM NEW ORLEANS LICENSE, LLC)
  • WWNO (89.9 FM; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: LOUISIANA STATE UNIV & A & M COLLEGE)
  • WTUL (91.5 FM; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: TULANE EDUCATIONAL FUND)
  • WNOE-FM (101.1 FM; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WRNO-FM (99.5 FM; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKZN (105.3 FM; KENNER, LA; Owner: ENTERCOM NEW ORLEANS LICENSE, LLC)
  • WBSN-FM (89.1 FM; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: PROVIDENCE EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION)
  • WRBH (88.3 FM; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: RADIO FOR THE BLIND & HANDICAPPED, INC.)
  • KSTE-FM (104.1 FM; HOUMA, LA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCKW-FM (92.3 FM; LAPLACE, LA; Owner: 222 CORPORATION)
  • KMEZ (102.9 FM; BELLE CHASSE, LA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KKND (106.7 FM; PORT SULPHUR, LA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KCIL (107.5 FM; HOUMA, LA; Owner: GUARANTY BROADCASTING COMPANY OF HOUMA, LLC)
  • KLRZ (100.3 FM; LAROSE, LA; Owner: COASTAL BROADCASTING OF LAROSE, INC.)
  • WTIX-FM (94.3 FM; GALLIANO, LA; Owner: FLEUR DE LIS BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Jefferson:
  • WLPN-LP (Channel 61; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: GLENN R. & KARIN A. PLUMMER)
  • KNOV-LP (Channel 57; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: BEACH TV PROPERTIES, INC.)
  • WWL-TV (Channel 4; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: WWL-TV, INC.)
  • WHNO (Channel 20; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: LESEA BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • K66FW (Channel 14; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WLAE-TV (Channel 32; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • WGNO (Channel 26; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION NEW ORLEANS, INC.)
  • WNOL-TV (Channel 38; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION NEW ORLEANS, INC.)
  • WYES-TV (Channel 12; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: GREATER NEW ORLEANS ED TV FOUNDATION)
  • WBXN-CA (Channel 10; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)
  • WVUE (Channel 8; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: EMMIS TELEIVISION LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • K59DG (Channel 59; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCCASTING NETWORK)
  • WDSU (Channel 6; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: NEW ORLEANS HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WPXL (Channel 49; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WUPL (Channel 54; SLIDELL, LA; Owner: UPN TELEVISION STATIONS INC.)

To understand how the electorate votes by state, you have to understand the demographics of the cities and counties in each of those states. As pollsters, we try to keep all of the important variables such as income, gender, and race consistent.

Source: City-Data.com


 

© Copyright 2006-2007 USAElectionPolls.com, All Rights Reserved.