On average, listings lease in the $20's per square foot per year. The Jefferson County region is going through a decrease in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate decreased $2 per sqft per year. That's a 7% decrease in rent.
In the last 90 days, 44 listings have been listed, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 2% of the listings in the Jefferson County are subleases, so you will probably need to consider the implications of signing a direct lease with the building. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet on the market, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 2,100 sqft. Most buildings in this region are around 2 floors. Most buildings in this market were built in 1982 and are Class B.