Living in Jackson, KY

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Jackson SnackAbility

3
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
3/10
Housing
4
Affordability
8
Diversity
2
Safety
8
Amenities
5
Education
5
Commute
9

Jackson, KY Crime Report

56
Total Crimes
2,760.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
7.46%
Above National Average

Jackson, Kentucky Info Snack

Population
2,022
Unemployment
12.8%
Poverty
34.2%
Median Home
$95,700
Median Income
$29,271
Median Rent
$381

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Map Of Jackson, KY

Population over time in Jackson

Year Population % Change
2017 2,022 -4.7%
2016 2,122 -8.6%
2015 2,321 11.6%
2014 2,079 2.8%
2013 2,022 -14.5%
2012 2,366 -3.8%
2011 2,459 0.9%
2010 2,438 13.5%
2009 2,148 -
Crime/100k Jackson KY USA
Violent Crime 49.3 211.9 368.9
Murder 0.0 5.5 5.0
Robbery 0.0 55.0 86.2
Aggravated Assault 0.0 113.2 246.8
Property Crime 2710.7 1962.6 2199.5
Burglary 492.9 384.7 376.0
Larceny 2168.6 1348.2 1594.6
Car Theft 49.3 229.6 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Jackson

White
99.1% (2,004)
African American
0.0% (0)
American Indian
0.3% (6)
Asian
0.3% (6)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.3% (6)
Hispanic
0.0% (0)
Race Jackson KY USA
White 99.1% 84.8% 61.1%
African American 0.0% 7.9% 12.3%
American Indian 0.3% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 0.3% 1.4% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.3% 2.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 0.0% 3.6% 17.8%

Household Income For Jackson, Kentucky

Less than $10,000
22.1% (44,638)
$10,000 to $14,999
11.0% (22,198)
$15,000 to $24,999
10.4% (20,992)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.4% (25,094)
$35,000 to $49,999
10.7% (21,715)
$50,000 to $74,999
13.7% (27,748)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.0% (22,198)
$100,000 to $149,999
2.4% (4,825)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.8% (7,721)
$200,000 or more
2.5% (5,067)
Income Jackson KY USA
Less than $10,000 22.1% 8.8% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 11.0% 6.1% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 10.4% 11.5% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.4% 10.9% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 10.7% 14.1% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 13.7% 17.8% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.0% 11.6% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 2.4% 11.9% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.8% 3.9% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 2.5% 3.5% 7.0%

Gender in Jackson

Female
53.4% (1,080)
Male
46.6% (942)
Gender Jackson KY USA
Female 53.4% 50.8% 50.8%
Male 46.6% 49.2% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Jackson for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
8.0% (161)
9-12th Grade
16.0% (323)
High School / GED
30.0% (606)
Some College
20.0% (404)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (161)
Bachelor's Degree
10.0% (202)
Master's Degree
6.0% (121)
Professional Degree
2.0% (40)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Jackson KY USA
< 9th Grade 8.0% 6.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 16.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 30.0% 33.0% 27.0%
Some College 20.0% 21.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 10.0% 14.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 6.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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