Jefferson is a lifestyle community where you come as you are to experience its friendly, unpretentious culture and its natural resources. It is a community on a human scale, not dominated by the automobile. This town offers its visitors and residents a rare opportunity in America to reach many businesses, government, cultural resources, entertainment, educational venues and services by walking, bicycling or by golf cart. It has a beautifully preserved, unique way of life overflowing with character and gracious hospitality among both neighbors and visitors alike.
Jefferson has many important historical sites and buildings of mid 19th century architecture, a fascinating heritage and contemporary appeal. Jefferson’s culture supports learning, innovation, entrepreneurship, artistic achievement and environmental conservation in a relaxed setting. It also offers many festivals, fine dining, a lively nightlife and a robust annual Mardi Gras celebration.
Jefferson has a sense of place where you can develop new and lasting friendships. Located on both banks of Big Cypress Bayou, this refined community exists side by side with deep forests, horse farms, cattle ranches, cypress water gardens, hills, swamps and lakes.
In and around Jefferson, there are all kinds of places to live with opportunities to purchase town and country property including forested tracts, lake houses, historic homes, contemporary homes and buildings with Jefferson-style architecture.
Come and experience a Jefferson welcome; and we hope you will stay a lifetime.
Jefferson Lifestyle Attractions