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Jefferson is a township in McCook County, in the Sioux Falls metro area. [NOTE: This is not the only community in South Dakota named Jefferson. For links to other places called Jefferson, SD, see the Duplicate Names box at right.]
The latitude of Jefferson is 43.629N. The longitude is -97.505W.It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 1,437 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 116.
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58% of Jefferson residents report German ancestry, and 8% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Jefferson ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Jefferson was $10,355, compared with $21,587 nationally.
6% of Jefferson residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
McCook County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Jefferson political report.
The average commute time for Jefferson workers is 39 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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