Jefferson, Louisiana 

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Population

10,469

-13.1% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

4.3%

Median Income

$41,016

Median Home Price

$190,000

Best Places to Live in Jefferson, Louisiana

Large city complex - Southeast Louisiana on the Mississippi Delta south of Lake Pontchartrain. April, October and November are the most pleasant months in Jefferson, while July and August are the least comfortable months.

Pros
-Historic interest
-Arts and culture
-Entertainment
Cons
-Flood risk
-Crime rate
-Hurricane dislocations

Local Listings in Jefferson
 $349,000 
760 Canton St
Bed 4 | Bath 2 | 2564 SqFt
 $239,000 
1201 Lurline Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1180 SqFt
 $249,900 
2907 Westbury St
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1463 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About New Orleans-Metairie Metro Area

Long a complex multi-cultural city crossing a wide range of socio-economic strata, the New Orleans has had its share of problems with crime, education, social infrastructure, and economic health. At the same time, the city exudes a unique cross-cultural charm making it a favorite tourist spot as well as a proud home to many enjoying its arts, unique entertainment profile, and its French-accented Southern grace.


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QUICK FACTS

City: Jefferson
Zip Codes: 70121
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 30 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Jefferson is 4.3% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Jefferson jobs have increased by 1.3%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Jefferson's cost of living is 5.2% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Jefferson's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
April, October and November are the most pleasant months in Jefferson, while July and August are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Jefferson parish voted Republican in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Jefferson's population is 10,469 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 13.1%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 21.1 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Jefferson is $190,000. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 7.6%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Jefferson public schools spend $12,939 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.7 students per teacher in Jefferson. More Education


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Housing Market in Jefferson

It's a good time to buy in Jefferson. Home Appreciation is up 7.6% in the last 12 months. Browse Jefferson Real Estate

The median home price in Jefferson is $190,000. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Jefferson   1 Reviews
Area's coming back! - 2/2/2009
New Orleans Metro area is still coming back after Katrina! An area called Old Jefferson (near where the Causeway meets the Mississippi River) was not flooded by Katrina,... Read More

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70121

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NEW LISTINGS IN JEFFERSON
$349,000
760 Canton St
Bed 4 | Bath 2

$239,000
1201 Lurline Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$249,900
2907 Westbury St
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$153,000
4444 Bradley Dr
Bed 2 | Bath 1

$199,900
1000 Lurline Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 1

$289,000
713 Newman Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$225,000
4430 Karen Ave
Bed 2 | Bath 1

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