Richest Neighborhoods In Jackson, MS For 2020


We used science and data to determine which neighborhoods in Jackson are home to the 1%.

Editor’s Note: We updated this article for 2020. This is our fifth time ranking the richest neighborhoods to live in Jackson.
Richest Neighborhoods In Jackson
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Welcome to the land of the 1%. Where you’ll find lawyers, and doctors, and business executives. And while they probably aren’t made of ticky tacky, they are definitely made of money.

These are the wealthiest neighborhoods that Jackson has to offer. Where houses go for over 2.52x the national median and household incomes are 2.24x the national median.

But where exactly in Jackson do the richest of the rich people live? That would be Sherwood-Audubon Area where the median income is a cool $123,138.

Here’s a look at the top 10 richest neighborhoods in Jackson out of 125 for 2020.

What’s the richest neighborhood to live in Jackson for 2020? According to the most recent census data, Sherwood-Audubon Area looks to be the richest Jackson neighborhood to live in.

Summing up the median income of those 10 neighborhoods adds up to $935,010. And that my friend, is more 0s than most of us will see in our bank account for a long, long time — if we ever get that lucky. Continue on to find where your neighborhood ranks amongst the richest in Jackson. Once you’re done, you can look at the bottom of the story for a complete chart of every neighborhood we looked at from richest to poorest.

For more Jackson reading, check out the best neighborhoods in Jackson and the worst neighborhoods in Jackson. Or, for living around Jackson, out the best Jackson suburbs and the worst Jackson suburbs.

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How We Determined The Wealthiest Neighborhoods In Jackson For 2020

Every city has it’s best neighborhoods — where everyone wants to live — and the worst neighborhoods — where no one wants to live. And then you have the wealthiest neighborhoods, where no one can afford to live.

And by no one, we really mean you because there’s always someone richer than you.

How do you quantify richer than you? We looked at one simple criterion:

Which neighborhoods have the highest median income?

Using census and extrapolated BLS data, we ranked every neighborhood based on income levels.

We ranked every neighborhood in Jackson by median income from highest to lowest. The neighborhood with the highest median income, Sherwood-Audubon Area, was named the richest neighborhood in Jackson.

The poorest neighborhood? That would be Wyndalwood.

Now a look at how all the neighborhoods in Jackson ranked.

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Detailed List Of The Richest Neighborhoods In Jackson For 2020

Rank Neighborhood Median Household Income<
1 Sherwood-Audubon Area $123,138
2 Heatherton $121,389
3 Sheffield $105,920
4 Mcleod $95,870
5 Heatherwood $92,308
6 East Brooke $82,331
7 Northeast $82,331
8 Lake Trace $80,223
9 Woodlea $75,750
10 Northgate $75,750
11 Northpointe Estate $71,250
12 Wingfield Place $68,125
13 Brookhollow $63,056
14 The Northwood $63,000
15 Pines $60,500
16 The Villages Of Northpointe $60,340
17 Mccluer Road $56,270
18 Bellevue Oaks $55,000
19 Norwood 3 And 4 $54,886
20 Norwood South $54,886
21 Imberlain Park $54,545
22 Colonial Homeowners $54,545
23 Chrraige Hills $51,932
24 Windsor Forest $51,932
25 Magnolia Terrace $50,625
26 Mayfair $50,600
27 Heritage Estates $50,600
28 North Pointe $49,429
29 Rolling Wood Beautiful $48,958
30 Greater Belhaven $46,475
31 Willow Wood $45,858
32 Lakeover $45,406
33 Presto Heights $44,653
34 Barrington Woods $44,653
35 Fondren North $43,520
36 Wispering Pines $42,716
37 Leavell Woods $42,617
38 Gallatin Street Area $42,308
39 Northlake $41,917
40 Wildwood North $41,917
41 Brairwood Heights $41,824
42 Woodhaven $41,812
43 Lakewood Drive $41,600
44 Fonderen-Cherokee Heights $41,424
45 Broadmoor $40,221
46 Jakson Country Club $40,128
47 Rolling Hills $40,128
48 Northwest Hills Terrace $37,500
49 Sugaloch $37,198
50 Woodville Heights $36,861
51 Citizens Southwest $36,675
52 Matthew East $36,500
53 Wingfield $36,500
54 Hibernia Hill $35,764
55 Beautiful View Block $35,580
56 High School Park $34,949
57 Country Club $34,762
58 Nantucket Drive Block $34,762
59 Raines Community $34,762
60 Presidential Hills $34,300
61 Sunkist $33,427
62 Cheswood Park $33,381
63 Appleridge $32,914
64 Poindexter Park $32,248
65 Queens-Magnolia Terrace $31,042
66 Bayridge $30,759
67 Ashley Acres $30,450
68 Northbrook $30,085
69 Bel Air $29,768
70 Alta Woods $29,720
71 Capitol Neighbors $29,602
72 North Colony $29,097
73 Savannah Street $28,804
74 Hanging Moss East $28,425
75 Friends Of West Jackson $28,313
76 Virden $26,351
77 West Park $26,098
78 Pine Hills $26,058
79 University Park $26,025
80 State Capitol $25,722
81 Arbor Vista $25,125
82 West Central Jackson $24,156
83 Northfield $23,819
84 Tougaloo Community $23,819
85 College Addition $22,498
86 Sunnyside $22,462
87 North Midtown $22,370
88 Jayne Avenue $22,284
89 Englewood $22,242
90 Lynch Street $21,746
91 Scotland Heights $21,557
92 Daniel Lake-Mason Blvd $21,358
93 Mid City $21,346
94 Maddoxroad $20,861
95 North Park And Ridgecrest $20,777
96 Olin Park $20,688
97 Georgetown Community $20,319
98 Bailey Avenue $20,274
99 Grand Avenue $19,888
100 Berwood Drive-Azalea Circle $19,608
101 Westhaven $19,579
102 Bullard Hill $19,531
103 Utha Street $19,504
104 Old Dixon $19,266
105 Larchmont $19,266
106 Washington Addition $19,006
107 Mid City Business Association $18,439
108 Country Club Place $18,226
109 West Jackson $17,243
110 Enochs Street-Hyde Park $17,056
111 Skyline Dr $16,954
112 Elraine $16,134
113 Saint Paul $16,033
114 Farish Street Historic District $14,722
115 Colonial Heights $14,167
116 Delhaven $13,148
117 Northview Addition $0
118 Braircliff Circle $0
119 Elton Woods-Lake $0
120 Hidden Valley $0
121 Hightower Community $0
122 Lake Forest $0
123 Still Creek $0
124 Western Hills $0
125 Wyndalwood $0

About Chris Kolmar

Chris Kolmar has been in the real estate business for almost ten years now. He originally worked for Movoto Real Estate as the director of marketing before founding HomeSnacks.

He believes the key to finding the right place to live comes down to looking at the data, reading about things to do, and, most importantly, checking it out yourself before you move.

If you've been looking for a place to live in the past several years, you've probably stumbled upon his writing already.

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