On average, listings lease in the $20's per square foot per year. The Jefferson County region is experiencing a decline in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate fell $1 per sqft per year. That's a 3% decline in rent.
In the last 90 days, 152 listings have been made available, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 5% of the available space in the Jefferson County are subleases, so you will probably have to consider a longer term lease. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet on the market, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 3,580 sqft, there are still 0 spaces below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this area are approximately 2 stories. Most buildings in this market were built in 1895 and are Class Class B.