The unemployment rate in West Jefferson is 4.0% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. West Jefferson jobs have increased by 1.5%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, West Jefferson's cost of living is 15.2% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
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In the last Presidential election, Ashe county remained overwhelmingly Republican, 72.4% to 26.3%. More Voting Stats
West Jefferson's population is 1,313 people. Since 2020, it has had a population decline of 5.4%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 26.5 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in West Jefferson is Real Estate: $206,800
. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 5.5%.
West Jefferson public schools spend $10,486 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 13.7 students per teacher in West Jefferson. More Education