Who lives in Jackson?

Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Under 5 years 135 4.2%
5-9 years 150 4.7%
10-14 years 178 5.5%
15-17 years 152 4.7%
18-24 years 337 10.4%
25-34 years 240 7.4%
35-44 years 384 11.9%
45-54 years 419 13.0%
55-64 years 538 16.7%
65-74 years 326 10.1%
75-84 years 227 7.0%
85 years and older 139 4.3%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Male 1,550 48.1%
Female 1,675 51.9%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
White 2,864 88.8%
Of Color 361 11.2%
Black or African American suppressed
American Indian and Alaskan Native suppressed
Asian or Pacific Islander 258 8.0%
Other suppressed
Two or more races suppressed
Hispanic or Latino 94 2.9%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Language spoken (2014-2018)
Population (5 years and older) 3,090 100.0%
English only 2,813 91.0%
Language other than English 277 9.0%
Speaks English less than "very well" 65 2.1%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Total population for whom disability status is determined 3,134 100.0%
Population with a disability 331 10.6%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Foreign-born residents 145 4.5%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Residence one year ago (2014-2018)
Population (1 year and over in US) 3,190 100.0%
Same residence 2,583 81.0%
Different residence in the U.S. 599 18.8%
Different residence outside the U.S. suppressed

What's Jackson's quality of life?

Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Household income (2018 dollars) (2014-2018)
Total households 1,498 100.0%
Less than $35,000 495 33.0%
$35,000-$49,999 284 19.0%
$50,000-$74,999 274 18.3%
$75,000-$99,999 147 9.8%
$100,000 or more 298 19.9%
Median household income (2018 dollars) $48,770 100%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
All people for whom poverty status is determined 3,134 100.0%
Less than $35,000 495 33.0%
With income below poverty 297 9.5%
With income 100%-149% of poverty 493 15.7%
With income 150%-199% of poverty 261 8.3%
With income 200% of poverty or higher 2,083 66.5%
17 years and younger (percent of people under age 18) 367 11.7%
18-24 (percent of people age 18-24) 1,109 35.4%
25-34 (percent of people age 25-34) suppressed
35-44 (percent of people age 35-44) suppressed
45-54 (percent of people age 45-54) suppressed
55-64 (percent of people age 55-64) suppressed
18-64 (percent of people age 18-64) 365 11.6%
65 years and older (percent of people age 65+) suppressed
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Health coverage (2014-2018)
Total population age 65 and under for whom health insurance coverage status is determined 3,134 100.0%
Population 65 and under without health insurance coverage suppressed
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Total housing units (2014-2018)
Total housing units 1,707 100.0%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Owned and Rental Housing (2014-2018)
Vacant housing units (seasonal units included) 209 12.2%
Occupied housing units 1,498 87.8%
Average household size 2.1
Owner-occupied 1,038 60.8%
Average household size 2.2
Renter-occupied 460 26.9%
Average household size 1.8
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Year built (2014-2018)
2000 or later 89 5.2%
1970-1999 740 43.4%
1940-1969 563 33.0%
1939 or earlier 315 18.5%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Households (2014-2018)
Total households 1,498 100.0%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Households by type (2014-2018)
Family households 898 59.9%
With children under 18 years 361 24.1%
Married-couple family households 724 48.3%
With children under 18 years 234 15.6%
Single-person family households 174 11.6%
With children under 18 years 127 8.5%
Nonfamily households 600 40.1%
Householder living alone 437 29.2%
65 years and over 235 15.7%
Households with one or more children under 18 years 361 24.1%
Households with one or more people 65 years and over 477 31.8%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Year householder moved into unit (2014-2018)
Moved in 2010 or later 587 39.2%
Moved in 2000-2009 393 26.2%
Moved in 1990-1999 204 13.6%
Moved in 1989 or earlier 204 13.6%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
All households for which cost burden is calculated 1,476 100.0%
Cost-burdened households 356 24.1%
Owner households for which cost burden is calculated 1,031 100.0%
Cost-burdened owner households 150 14.5%
Renter households for which cost burden is calculated 445 100.0%
Cost-burdened renter households 206 46.3%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Rent paid (2014-2018)
Households paying rent 445
Median rent paid (2018 dollars) $655
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Vehicles per household (2014-2018)
No vehicles 50 3.3%
1 vehicle available 478 31.9%
2 vehicles available 648 43.3%
3 or more vehicles available 322 21.5%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Transportation to work (2014-2018)
Workers (16 years and older) 1,643 100.0%
Car, truck, or van (including passengers) 1,434 87.3%
Public transportation suppressed
Walked, biked, worked at home, or other 209 12.7%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Travel time to work (2014-2018)
Total workers age 16+ (not home based) 1,564 100.0%
Less than 10 minutes 860 55.0%
10-19 minutes 309 19.8%
20-29 minutes 165 10.5%
30 minutes or longer 230 14.7%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Educational attainment (2014-2018)
Population (25 years and older) 2,273 100.0%
Less than high school 196 8.6%
High school diploma or GED 699 30.8%
Some college or associate’s degree 815 35.9%
Bachelor’s Degree 402 17.7%
Graduate or professional Degree 161 7.1%
High school graduate or higher 2,077 91.4%
Bachelor’s degree or higher 563 24.8%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Working Adults (2014-2018)
Total civilian non-institutionalized population, age 18-64 1,891 100.0%
Working age adults who are employed 1,555 82.2%
Civilian labor force 1,633 100.0%
Unemployed 78 4.8%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Total employed workers (LEHD) (2017)
Total employed workers 1,758 100.0%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Worker age (2017)
Age 29 or younger 398 22.6%
Age 30 to 54 874 49.7%
Age 55 or older 486 27.7%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Workers by earnings (2017)
$15,000 per year or less 469 26.7%
$15,001 to $39,999 per year 611 34.7%
$40,000 or more per year 679 38.6%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Workers by industry of employment (2017)
Accommodation and food services 130 7.4%
Administration & support, waste management, and remediation suppressed
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting 103 5.8%
Arts, entertainment, and recreation 12 0.7%
Construction 45 2.6%
Educational services 181 10.3%
Finance and insurance 57 3.3%
Health care and social assistance 253 14.4%
Information 24 1.3%
Management of companies and enterprises suppressed
Manufacturing 382 21.7%
Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction suppressed
Other services (excluding public administration) 38 2.2%
Professional, scientific, and technical services 50 2.9%
Public administration 104 5.9%
Real estate and rental and leasing 15 0.8%
Retail trade 164 9.3%
Transportation and warehousing 50 2.9%
Utilities 11 0.6%
Wholesale trade 93 5.3%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Workers by race (2017)
White alone 1,636 93.0%
Black or African American alone 34 1.9%
American Indian or Alaska Native alone suppressed
Asian alone 68 3.9%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander alone suppressed
Two or more race groups 11 0.6%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Workers by educational attainment (2017)
Less than high school 85 4.8%
High school or equivalent, no college 373 21.2%
Some college or associate degree 554 31.5%
Bachelor’s degree or advanced degree 349 19.9%