From a total population of 1,508, West Jefferson has a median age of 37.1. The average age of males, in West Jefferson, is 34.6 while the average age of females is 41.1. When you compare this to median age of North Carolina, West Jefferson is 0.7 years younger.
The median income of individuals, in West Jefferson, is $17,501 while the average household income is $25,917. When comparing the median income of people living in West Jefferson to the rest of North Carolina, the average income in West Jefferson is $8,107 less.