Jackson Mississippi Population 2018

Jackson Mississippi's estimated population is 169,148 according to the most recent United States census.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2016169,148-1,770-1.04%
2015170,918-1,234-0.72%
2014172,152-869-0.50%
2013173,021-1,833-1.05%
2012174,854-235-0.13%
2011175,0891,5750.91%
2010173,514-10,742-5.83%
2000184,256-12,381-6.30%
1990196,637-6,258-3.08%
1980202,89548,92731.78%
1970153,9689,5466.61%
1960144,42246,15146.96%
195098,27136,16458.23%
194062,10713,82528.63%
193048,28225,465111.61%
192022,8171,5557.31%
191021,26213,446172.03%
19007,8161,89632.03%
18905,92071613.76%
18805,20497022.91%
18704,2341,04332.69%
18603,1911,29167.95%
18501,9000.00%

Jackson Mississippi Race Data

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American138,74582.03%
White31,18418.44%
Two or More Races1,2710.75%
Some Other Race1,2170.72%
Asian6410.38%
American Indian and Alaska Native1320.08%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander220.01%

Jackson Mississippi Population Pyramid

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Jackson Ms Housing Indicators

Indicator Value
Median Number of Rooms (per House)
5.4
Houses Without Mortgage
12,519
Houses With Mortgage
20,105
Vacancy Rate
16.9
Median Rent
751
Median Home Value
89,200
Renter-Occupied Units
30,047
Owner-Occupied Units
32,624
Total Housing Units
75,421

This chart shows the employment and labor force participation rates in Jackson Ms for residents over 16 years of age. The 2015 unemployment rate is 7.4% and the labor force participation rate is 61.4%.

Jackson Ms Family/Household Indicators

Indicator Value
Unmarried Partner Households (Same Sex)
0.3
Unmarried Partner Households (Opposite Sex)
5.6
Non Family Households
0
Female Householder (no husband) Families
17638
Male Householder (no wife) Families
3907
Married Couple Families
17089
Average Family Size
3.45
Average Household Size
2.66