Map & Community
About Jefferson Borough
BOROUGH OF JEFFERSON
Jefferson can trace its roots to peoples who inhabited the land even prior to the Native American Tribes of the Mohawk, Shawnee and Iroquois Nations. This area was incorporated in 1828. 16 resident soldiers from the Civil War are buried in three local cemeteries.
Today Jefferson Hills boasts an estimated population of 11,300 with an owner-occupied housing rate of 81.6%. Along with Pleasant Hills and West Elizabeth, the highly rated West Jefferson Hills school district was formed.