Basic information about the Jefferson County
The Jefferson County is located in the state of Texas. This county occupies 1114 square miles, with 237 square miles being water areas. There are 252.273 inhabitants living in the county according to the 2010 Census. As for the racial makeup of Jefferson County citizens, the 3 largest groups are White (52.16%), followed by Black or African American (33.81%) and Some Other Race (8.07%). There are 93.441 households in the county, while 66,15% of them are family households and 33,85% represent non family households. There are 11 cities and towns in Jefferson County. The most populated city is Beaumont city and the smallest town or village is Taylor Landing city.