Jackson Parish, Louisiana Population 2018

Jackson Parish, Louisiana's estimated population is 15,846 with a growth rate of -0.01% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Jackson Parish, Louisiana is the 51st largest county in Louisiana.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201715,9521060.67%
201715,846-1-0.01%
201615,847-99-0.62%
201515,946-45-0.28%
201415,991-141-0.87%
201316,132-133-0.82%
201216,265-85-0.52%
201116,350410.25%
201016,3096043.85%
199015,705-1,616-9.33%
198017,3211,3588.51%
197015,9631350.85%
196015,8283942.55%
195015,434-2,373-13.33%
194017,8073,99928.96%
193013,808-678-4.68%
192014,4866684.83%
191013,8184,69951.53%
19009,1191,66622.35%
18907,4532,12539.88%
18805,328-2,318-30.32%
18707,646-1,819-19.22%
18609,4653,89970.05%
18505,5660.00%

Jackson Parish, Louisiana Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White10,862
Black or African American4,796
Some Other Race158
Asian76
Two or More Races50
American Indian and Alaska Native10

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

Jackson Parish, Louisiana Population Pyramid 2018

100200300400500600 Male Population100200300400500600 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Jackson Parish, Louisiana Median Age

40.5


Total

38.5


Male

42.7


Female

Jackson Parish, Louisiana Adults

There are 12,443 adults, (3,011 of whom are seniors) in Jackson Parish, Louisiana.

Jackson Parish, Louisiana Age Dependency

69.1

Age Dependency Ratio

31.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Jackson Parish, Louisiana Sex Ratio

Female

7,866

49.31%

Male

8,086

50.69%

Jackson Parish, Louisiana Households and Families

Jackson Parish, Louisiana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Jackson Parish, Louisiana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.1%13.9%
Male77.6%22.4%
All70.6%29.4%
Non Family63.6%36.4%
Female37%63%

70.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Jackson Parish, Louisiana Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,0322.4470.6
Married2,7902.9886.1
Non Family1,9251.1763.6
Female9563.2537
Male3612.8177.6

2.97

Average Family Size

2.44

Average Household Size

3.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Jackson Parish, Louisiana Households

Jackson Parish, Louisiana Education

Jackson Parish, Louisiana Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade7056.29%
9th to 12th Grade1,63314.56%
High School Graduate4,75242.38%
Some College2,02518.06%
Associates Degree6395.70%
Bachelors Degree1,0309.19%
Graduate Degree4283.82%

Jackson Parish, Louisiana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White7,7606,2791,084
Black3,1872,381313
Hispanic17913745
Asian515116
Other Race5037
Multiple Races434318
Native American101

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 41.86%.

Jackson Parish, Louisiana Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,447$40,899$20,851
Less Than High School$17,008$18,006$11,354
High School Grad$21,466$41,123$14,917
Some College$30,997$44,306$22,278
Bachelors Degree$40,948$62,823$33,393
Graduate Degree$42,014$$36,875

$27,447

Average Earnings

$40,899

Average Male

$20,851

Average Female

Jackson Parish, Louisiana Language

Jackson Parish, Louisiana Language by Age

Jackson Parish, Louisiana Language

97.90% of Jackson Parish, Louisiana residents speak only English, while 2.10% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.16% of the population.

Jackson Parish, Louisiana Poverty

Jackson Parish, Louisiana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White10,1121,75717.38%
Black4,1261,68540.84%
Hispanic22015470.00%
Other14511377.93%
Asian764356.58%
Multiple44613.64%
Native10550.00%

25.38%

Overall Poverty Rate

22.67%

Male Poverty Rate

27.91%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Jackson Parish, Louisiana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Jackson Parish, Louisiana is Other, with 77.93% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Jackson Parish, Louisiana is Multiple, with 13.64% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.33%. Among those working part-time, it was 31.16%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.97%.

Jackson Parish, Louisiana Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School38.66%
High School23.28%
Some College13.25%
Bachelors or Greater6.37%

Jackson Parish, Louisiana Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed62.50%
Male Unemployed42.95%
Female Employed17.81%
Male Employed9.77%

Jackson Parish, Louisiana Income

Jackson Parish, Louisiana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$36,394$51,710
Families$47,901$62,112
Married Families$63,153$
Non Families$20,562$28,103

Jackson Parish, Louisiana Marital Status

Jackson Parish, Louisiana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

46.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.7%

Male Marriage Rate

46.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Jackson Parish, Louisiana Married by Age and Sex

Jackson Parish, Louisiana Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Jackson Parish, Louisiana Marital Status by Race


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

Jackson Parish, Louisiana Veterans

Jackson Parish, Louisiana Veterans by War

1,054

Number of Veterans

980

Male Veterans

74

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam397
First Gulf War232
Korea147
Second Gulf War97
World War II40

Jackson Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74309
75+302
35 to 54265
55 to 64123
18 to 3455

Jackson Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White8279.62%
Black2236.06%
Hispanic95.03%
Indian440.00%

Jackson Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Education

8.02%

Veteran Poverty Rate

42.69%

Veteran Disability Rate

Jackson Parish, Louisiana Employment Status

Jackson Parish, Louisiana Employment by Age

47.5%

Labor Force Participation

44.6%

Employment Rate

6.2%

Unemployment Rate

Jackson Parish, Louisiana Employment by Race

Jackson Parish, Louisiana Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Jackson Parish, Louisiana

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Jonesboro47044571-133-2.83%
Chatham557543-14-2.51%
Hodge470449-21-4.47%
North Hodge388378-10-2.58%
East Hodge289276-13-4.50%
Quitman181173-8-4.42%
Eros155148-7-4.52%
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