Jackson, Tennessee Population 2018

Jackson, Tennessee's estimated population is 66,847 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Jackson, Tennessee is the 8th largest city in Tennessee based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 1143.65 people/mi² (441.56 people/km²), with a household density of 196.42 people/km² (508.74 people/mi²).

The overall median age is 35.5 years, 34.2 years for males, and 36.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 85.2 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were 29,736 households in the city, with an average size of 2.48 people per household. The vacancy rate was 13.9%, with a median rent of $798/month. The median house has 5.6 rooms, and has a value of $128,700.

The median income for households in Jackson, Tennessee is $39,747, while the mean household income is $57,774. The per capita income is $23,094, and 18.3% of families and 23.3% of individuals are below the federal poverty line. 33.2% of those under 18 are in poverty, and 11.7% of those 65 years or older.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201766,847960.14%
201666,751220.03%
201566,729-342-0.51%
201467,071-391-0.58%
201367,4624110.61%
201267,0513360.50%
201166,715-126-0.19%
201066,8417,19812.07%
200059,64310,69421.85%
199048,949-309-0.63%
198049,2589,26223.16%
197039,9965,62016.35%
196034,3764,16913.80%
195030,2075,87524.15%
194024,3322,1609.74%
193022,1723,31217.56%
192018,8603,08119.53%
191015,7791,2688.74%
190014,5114,47244.55%
189010,0394,66286.70%
18805,3771,25830.54%
18704,1190.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White34,583
Black or African American30,237
Two or More Races946
Asian942
Some Other Race378
American Indian and Alaska Native76
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Jackson Tn Population Pyramid 2018

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Jackson Tn Median Age

35.5


Total

34.2


Male

36.8


Female

Lancaster Adults

There are 51,205 adults in Jackson Tn.

Jackson Tn Age Dependency

60.6

Age Dependency Ratio

22.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Jackson Tn Housing Indicators

Indicator Value
Median Number of Rooms (per House)
5.6
Houses Without Mortgage
5,419
Houses With Mortgage
8,501
Vacancy Rate
13.9
Median Rent
798
Median Home Value
128,700
Renter-Occupied Units
11,685
Owner-Occupied Units
13,920
Total Housing Units
29,736

This chart shows the employment and labor force participation rates in Jackson Tn for residents over 16 years of age. The 2015 unemployment rate is 4.9% and the labor force participation rate is 58.9%.

Jackson Tn Family/Household Indicators

Indicator Value
Average Household Size
2.48
Average Family Size
3.12
Total Households
25605
Married Couple Households
10513
Male Householder (no wife) Families
910
Female Householder (no husband) Families
4939
Non Family Households
9243
Total Families
16362
Households With Own Children
6963
Unmarried Partner Households (Opposite Sex)
4
Unmarried Partner Households (Same Sex)
0.1

Jackson Tn Income Distribution

Indicator Value
Under $10,000
3,168
$10,000 to $14,999
2,055
$15,000 to $24,999
3,206
$25,000 to $34,999
2,964
$35,000 to $49,999
3,778
$50,000 to $74,999
4,178
$75,000 to $99,999
2,690
$100,000 to $149,999
2,098
$150,000 to $199,999
653
Over $200,000
815

Jackson Tn Household Income

Income

Median

Mean

Jackson Tn

Tennessee

$39,747

$46,574

$57,774

$65,368

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Jackson Tn Education Data

Jackson Tn Educational Attainment (over 25)

Indicator Value Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade
1,2592.94%
9th to 12th Grade
3,5758.35%
High School Graduate
13,77632.18%
Some College
9,25221.61%
Associates Degree
2,8466.65%
Bachelors Degree
7,98418.65%
Graduate Degree
4,1209.62%