Jackson County, Alabama Population 2018

Jackson County, Alabama's estimated population is 51,909 with a growth rate of -1.33% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Jackson County, Alabama is the 26th largest county in Alabama.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201751,909-699-1.33%
201652,6085591.07%
201652,049-158-0.30%
201552,207-334-0.64%
201452,541-382-0.72%
201352,923-131-0.25%
201253,054-158-0.30%
201153,212280.05%
201053,1845,38811.27%
199047,796-3,611-7.02%
198051,40712,20531.13%
197039,2022,5216.87%
196036,681-2,317-5.94%
195038,998-2,804-6.71%
194041,8024,92113.34%
193036,8811,0172.84%
192035,8642,9468.95%
191032,9182,4107.90%
190030,5082,4828.86%
189028,0262,91211.60%
188025,1145,70429.39%
187019,4101,1276.16%
186018,2834,19529.78%
185014,088-1,627-10.35%
184015,7153,01523.74%
183012,7003,94945.13%
18208,7510.00%

Jackson County, Alabama Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White47,949
Black or African American1,733
Two or More Races1,663
Some Other Race591
American Indian and Alaska Native448
Asian196
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander28

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

Jackson County, Alabama Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8% Male Population0%2%4%6%8% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Jackson County, Alabama Median Age

42.8


Total

41.3


Male

44.3


Female

Jackson County, Alabama Adults

There are 41,192 adults, (9,732 of which are seniors) in Jackson County, Alabama.

Jackson County, Alabama Age Dependency

67.2

Age Dependency Ratio

30.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Jackson County, Alabama Sex Ratio

Female

26,845

51.03%

Male

25,763

48.97%

Jackson County, Alabama Households and Families

Jackson County, Alabama Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Jackson County, Alabama Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.3%16.7%
All72.8%27.2%
Non Family64.8%35.2%
Male52.6%47.4%
Female47.3%52.7%

72.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Jackson County, Alabama Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All19,9452.672.8
Married11,0733.0783.3
Non Family6,0741.1264.8
Female1,9414.0847.3
Male8573.7352.6

3.21

Average Family Size

2.6

Average Household Size

2.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Jackson County, Alabama Households

Jackson County, Alabama Education

Jackson County, Alabama Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,7157.31%
9th to 12th Grade4,90013.20%
High School Graduate15,27041.14%
Some College6,44917.37%
Associates Degree3,1168.39%
Bachelors Degree2,9297.89%
Graduate Degree1,7404.69%

Jackson County, Alabama Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White33,76227,0664,292
Black1,32799672
Multiple Races849756140
Hispanic67929666
Native American38128557
Other Race1898241
Asian1079137
Islander21215

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 34.58%.

Jackson County, Alabama Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,422$33,427$23,060
Less Than High School$22,068$24,157$19,000
High School Grad$26,649$31,889$22,282
Some College$27,650$36,360$21,357
Bachelors Degree$46,250$51,269$39,226
Graduate Degree$50,331$51,842$49,931

$27,422

Average Earnings

$33,427

Average Male

$23,060

Average Female

Jackson County, Alabama Language

Jackson County, Alabama Language by Age

Jackson County, Alabama Language

97.75% of Jackson County, Alabama residents speak only English, while 2.25% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.72% of the population.

Jackson County, Alabama Poverty

Jackson County, Alabama Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White46,6457,87516.88%
Hispanic1,43464544.98%
Black1,62357635.49%
Multiple1,65046928.42%
Other58534759.32%
Asian19610955.61%
Native4487015.63%

18.79%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.46%

Male Poverty Rate

20.07%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Jackson County, Alabama

The race most likely to be in poverty in Jackson County, Alabama is Other, with 59.32% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Jackson County, Alabama is Native, with 15.63% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.79%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.31%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.85%.

Jackson County, Alabama Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School25.57%
High School15.90%
Some College12.82%
Bachelors or Greater4.97%

Jackson County, Alabama Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed26.69%
Female Unemployed19.33%
Male Employed8.64%
Female Employed7.83%

Jackson County, Alabama Income

Jackson County, Alabama Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$38,422$50,214
Families$47,145$58,648
Married Families$53,251$65,316
Non Families$20,601$29,948

Jackson County, Alabama Marital Status

Jackson County, Alabama Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.6%

Male Marriage Rate

53.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Jackson County, Alabama Married by Age and Sex

Jackson County, Alabama Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55To64.

Jackson County, Alabama Marital Status by Race

Jackson County, Alabama Veterans

Jackson County, Alabama Veterans by War

3,574

Number of Veterans

3,414

Male Veterans

160

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,479
First Gulf War506
Second Gulf War419
Korea369
World War II172

Jackson County, Alabama Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 741,139
75+790
55 to 64719
35 to 54677
18 to 34249

Jackson County, Alabama Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3,2118.46%
Black22015.84%
2 or More888.51%
Indian5512.56%
Hispanic222.60%

Jackson County, Alabama Veterans by Education

10.20%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.90%

Veteran Disability Rate

Jackson County, Alabama Employment Status

Jackson County, Alabama Employment by Age

53.7%

Labor Force Participation

49.1%

Employment Rate

8.6%

Unemployment Rate

Jackson County, Alabama Employment by Race

Jackson County, Alabama Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Jackson County, Alabama

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Scottsboro1477814677-101-0.68%
Bridgeport24172337-80-3.31%
Stevenson20461977-69-3.37%
Hollywood1000970-30-3.00%
Skyline851833-18-2.12%
Section770754-16-2.08%
Woodville746730-16-2.14%
Pisgah722707-15-2.08%
Pleasant Groves420411-9-2.14%
Hytop354346-8-2.26%
Dutton315308-7-2.22%
Langston270264-6-2.22%
Paint Rock210205-5-2.38%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990