Jackson County Population 2017

Jackson County's estimated population is 58,870 with a growth rate of -0.59% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Jackson County is the 24th largest county in Illinois.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201658,870-350-0.59%
201559,220-73-0.12%
201459,293-300-0.50%
201359,5936311.07%
201258,962-1,328-2.20%
201160,290-91-0.15%
201060,381-686-1.12%
199061,067-455-0.74%
198061,5226,51411.84%
197055,00812,85730.50%
196042,1514,02710.56%
195038,1242040.54%
194037,9202,2406.28%
193035,680-1,411-3.80%
192037,0911,9485.54%
191035,1431,2723.76%
190033,8716,06221.80%
189027,8095,30423.57%
188022,5052,87114.62%
187019,63410,045104.76%
18609,5893,72763.58%
18505,8622,29664.39%
18403,5661,73895.08%
18301,82828618.55%
18201,5420.00%

Jackson County Population Growth

Population Data via

Jackson County Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White46,10478.31%
Black or African American8,78714.93%
Asian2,2393.80%
Two or More Races1,7052.90%
American Indian and Alaska Native3350.57%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander500.08%

Jackson County Population Pyramid

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Population of Cities in Jackson County

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Carbondale2642626179-247-0.93%
Murphysboro79677685-282-3.54%
De Soto15901564-26-1.64%
Elkville928896-32-3.45%
Ava654629-25-3.82%
Grand Tower605581-24-3.97%
Makanda561544-17-3.03%
Dowell408389-19-4.66%
Campbell Hill333321-12-3.60%
Vergennes298291-7-2.35%
Gorham236231-5-2.12%
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