Jackson, MS - Best Places To Live

Jackson Info Snack

Population
173,631
Median Home Price
$89,200
Median Income
$33,080
Unemployment Rate
12.61%

Jackson Highlights

Best Places Around Jackson

1

Madison, MS
Population 24,871

2

Pearl, MS
Population 26,105

3

Ridgeland, MS
Population 24,209

4

Brandon, MS
Population 22,616

5

Clinton, MS
Population 25,486

6

Byram, MS
Population 11,609

7

Richland, MS
Population 7,012

8

Flowood, MS
Population 8,218

Map Of Jackson, MS

Population over time in Jackson

YearPopulation% Change
2014173,631-0.21%
2013173,997-0.22%
2012174,382-0.22%
2011174,774-0.41%
2010175,489-

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Race / Ethnicity in Jackson

Black / African American
79.7% (138,409)
White
17.6% (30,614)
Hispanic
1.6% (2,712)
Two or More races
0.6% (1,062)
Asian
0.3% (542)
American Indian / Alaska Native
0.1% (240)
Native Hawaiian
0.0% (31)
Some Other Race
0.0% (21)
PopulationJacksonMississippiUSA
Black / African American79.7%37.2%12.2%
White17.6%57.6%62.8%
Hispanic1.6%2.8%16.9%
Two Or More Races0.6%1.0%2.1%
Asian0.3%0.9%4.9%
American Indian / Alaska Native0.1%0.4%0.7%
Native Hawaiian0.0%0.0%0.2%
Some Other Race0.0%0.1%0.2%

Gender in Jackson

Female
54.0% (93,725)
Male
46.0% (79,906)
PopulationJacksonMississippiUSA
Female54.0%51.5%50.8%
Male46.0%48.5%49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Jackson for adults over 25

Some College
32.7% (34,348)
High School \ GED)
24.8% (26,046)
Less Than High School
16.5% (17,277)
Bachelor's Degree
15.5% (16,289)
Master's Degree
6.6% (6,879)
Professional Degree
2.5% (2,669)
Doctorate Degree
1.4% (1,474)
EducationJacksonMississippiUSA
Some College32.7%31.3%29.1%
High School \ GED24.8%30.2%28.0%
Less Than High School16.5%18.1%13.7%
Bachelor's Degree15.5%12.9%18.3%
Master's Degree6.6%5.4%7.8%
Professional Degree2.5%1.3%2.0%
Doctorate Degree1.4%0.9%1.3%

Household income for Jackson, Mississippi

Less than $10,000
15.0% (9,393)
$10,000 to $14,999
8.5% (5,312)
$15,000 to $19,999
7.9% (4,921)
$75,000 to $99,999
7.7% (4,780)
$20,000 to $24,999
7.3% (4,563)
$60,000 to $74,999
7.3% (4,552)
$25,000 to $29,999
7.0% (4,396)
$50,000 to $59,999
7.0% (4,374)
$30,000 to $34,999
6.5% (4,088)
$35,000 to $39,999
5.6% (3,514)
$40,000 to $44,999
5.4% (3,388)
$45,000 to $49,999
4.2% (2,610)
$100,000 to $124,999
4.2% (2,609)
$200,000 or More
2.4% (1,505)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.0% (1,219)
$125,000 to $149,999
1.9% (1,193)

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