Jackson County, Alabama Population 2018

Jackson County, Alabama's estimated population is 51,909 with a growth rate of -0.27% 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
201752,3264170.80%
201751,909-140-0.27%
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
White47,628
Black or African American1,699
Two or More Races1,502
Some Other Race619
American Indian and Alaska Native573
Asian238
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander67

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Jackson County, Alabama Population Pyramid 2018

5001,0001,5002,000 Male Population5001,0001,5002,000 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Jackson County, Alabama Median Age

43


Total

41.4


Male

44.4


Female

Jackson County, Alabama Adults

There are 41,033 adults, (9,808 of whom are seniors) in Jackson County, Alabama.

Jackson County, Alabama Age Dependency

67.6

Age Dependency Ratio

31.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Jackson County, Alabama Sex Ratio

Female

26,614

50.86%

Male

25,712

49.14%

Jackson County, Alabama Households and Families

Jackson County, Alabama Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Jackson County, Alabama Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.6%16.4%
All73.6%26.4%
Non Family64.4%35.6%
Male62.5%37.5%
Female50.7%49.3%

73.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Jackson County, Alabama Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All20,3682.5473.6
Married11,3023.0183.6
Non Family6,2281.1164.4
Female2,0633.8250.7
Male7753.7562.5

3.12

Average Family Size

2.54

Average Household Size

2.6%

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 Grade2,3976.48%
9th to 12th Grade4,49612.15%
High School Graduate15,08040.74%
Some College6,83118.45%
Associates Degree3,2568.80%
Bachelors Degree3,1928.62%
Graduate Degree1,7644.77%

Jackson County, Alabama Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White33,61127,3954,510
Black1,2471,00765
Multiple Races794692138
Hispanic74849396
Native American42937991
Other Race22711744
Asian14811852
Islander535311

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 35.14%.

Jackson County, Alabama Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,282$34,534$23,750
Less Than High School$22,022$25,132$15,281
High School Grad$27,213$32,267$21,110
Some College$29,890$36,712$21,967
Bachelors Degree$47,011$51,750$41,490
Graduate Degree$53,253$53,281$53,246

$29,282

Average Earnings

$34,534

Average Male

$23,750

Average Female

Jackson County, Alabama Language

Jackson County, Alabama Language by Age

Jackson County, Alabama Language

98.19% of Jackson County, Alabama residents speak only English, while 1.81% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.41% of the population.

Jackson County, Alabama Poverty

Jackson County, Alabama Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White46,3158,16717.63%
Hispanic1,47856238.02%
Multiple1,47740227.22%
Black1,61338223.68%
Other61232953.76%
Native57313423.39%
Asian23812552.52%

18.98%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.84%

Male Poverty Rate

20.08%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Jackson County, Alabama

The race most likely to be in poverty in Jackson County, Alabama is Other, with 53.76% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Jackson County, Alabama is White, with 17.63% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.89%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.75%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.12%.

Jackson County, Alabama Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School25.83%
High School17.23%
Some College13.31%
Bachelors or Greater5.33%

Jackson County, Alabama Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed33.11%
Female Unemployed24.91%
Female Employed8.10%
Male Employed7.87%

Jackson County, Alabama Income

Jackson County, Alabama Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$39,281$50,956
Families$47,677$59,881
Married Families$53,159$
Non Families$20,674$29,801

Jackson County, Alabama Marital Status

Jackson County, Alabama Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.5%

Male Marriage Rate

53.9%

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 45To54.

Jackson County, Alabama Marital Status by Race


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Jackson County, Alabama Veterans

Jackson County, Alabama Veterans by War

3,419

Number of Veterans

3,238

Male Veterans

181

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,487
First Gulf War478
Second Gulf War459
Korea378
World War II150

Jackson County, Alabama Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 741,164
75+813
35 to 54640
55 to 64541
18 to 34261

Jackson County, Alabama Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3,1108.24%
Black20114.75%
2 or More788.18%
Indian306.20%
Hispanic40.45%

Jackson County, Alabama Veterans by Education

8.82%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.93%

Veteran Disability Rate

Jackson County, Alabama Employment Status

Jackson County, Alabama Employment by Age

51.7%

Labor Force Participation

47.7%

Employment Rate

7.7%

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