Place:Jefferson, Texas, United States

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Jefferson County is a county located in the U.S. state of Texas. As of the 2010 census, the population was 252,273. Its county seat is Beaumont, and it is named for the former U.S. president, Thomas Jefferson.

The county is part of the Beaumont–Port Arthur Metropolitan Statistical Area.

Timeline

Date Event Source
1836 County formed Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1836 Land records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1837 Marriage records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1838 Probate records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1844 Court records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1850 First census Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1860 No significant boundary changes after this year Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1903 Birth records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources

Population History

source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
Census Year Population
1850 1,836
1860 1,995
1870 1,906
1880 3,489
1890 5,857
1900 14,239
1910 38,182
1920 73,120
1930 133,391
1940 145,329
1950 195,083
1960 245,659
1970 244,773
1980 250,938
1990 239,397

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