Jackson County, Michigan Population 2019

Jackson County, Michigan's estimated population is 158,640 with a growth rate of 0.27% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Jackson County, Michigan is the 14th largest county in Michigan.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017158,6404250.27%
2016158,215-976-0.61%
2015159,191-152-0.10%
2014159,343-215-0.13%
2013159,558-350-0.22%
2012159,9082830.18%
2011159,625-494-0.31%
2010160,11910,3636.92%
1990149,756-1,739-1.15%
1980151,4958,2215.74%
1970143,27411,2808.55%
1960131,99424,06922.30%
1950107,92514,81715.91%
194093,1088040.87%
193092,30419,76527.25%
192072,53919,11335.77%
191053,4265,20410.79%
190048,2223,1917.09%
189045,0313,0007.14%
188042,0315,98416.60%
187036,0479,37635.15%
186026,6717,24037.26%
185019,4316,30147.99%
184013,1300.00%

Jackson County, Michigan Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White139,047
Black or African American13,207
Two or More Races4,052
Asian1,189
Some Other Race888
American Indian and Alaska Native566
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander40

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

Jackson County, Michigan Population Pyramid 2019

1,0002,0003,0004,0005,0006,000 Male Population1,0002,0003,0004,0005,0006,000 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Jackson County, Michigan Median Age

41


Total

40


Male

42.5


Female

Jackson County, Michigan Adults

There are 123,939 adults, (25,827 of whom are seniors) in Jackson County, Michigan.

Jackson County, Michigan Age Dependency

62

Age Dependency Ratio

26.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Jackson County, Michigan Sex Ratio

Female

77,789

48.93%

Male

81,200

51.07%

Jackson County, Michigan Households and Families

Jackson County, Michigan Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Jackson County, Michigan Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.9%11.1%
All73.2%26.8%
Male64.9%35.1%
Non Family60.8%39.2%
Female50.8%49.2%

73.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Jackson County, Michigan Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All61,4182.4373.2
Married29,2513.0588.9
Non Family21,0161.1960.8
Female7,7593.2750.8
Male3,3922.9564.9

2.98

Average Family Size

2.43

Average Household Size

6.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Jackson County, Michigan Households

Jackson County, Michigan Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,5062.29%
9th to 12th Grade7,9367.26%
High School Graduate36,07633.01%
Some College28,61926.19%
Associates Degree11,08310.14%
Bachelors Degree15,79814.45%
Graduate Degree7,2756.66%

Jackson County, Michigan Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White96,25588,22121,024
Black7,9966,4141,009
Hispanic2,7482,211346
Multiple Races1,3601,143222
Asian778712446
Other Race52038838
Native American36530751
Islander4040

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 57.33%.

Jackson County, Michigan Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,695$40,401$30,353
Less Than High School$15,819$20,110$11,838
High School Grad$28,515$31,865$24,873
Some College$35,008$42,131$29,496
Bachelors Degree$49,411$57,692$40,959
Graduate Degree$63,940$72,813$59,885

$34,695

Average Earnings

$40,401

Average Male

$30,353

Average Female

Jackson County, Michigan Language

Jackson County, Michigan Language by Age

Jackson County, Michigan Language

96.96% of Jackson County, Michigan residents speak only English, while 3.04% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.56% of the population.

Jackson County, Michigan Poverty

Jackson County, Michigan Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White129,60916,31612.59%
Black9,8254,31943.96%
Multiple3,5931,06129.53%
Hispanic4,81393219.36%
Other77313016.82%
Asian1,1391039.04%
Native377246.37%

15.19%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.16%

Male Poverty Rate

17.12%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Jackson County, Michigan

The race most likely to be in poverty in Jackson County, Michigan is Black, with 43.96% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Jackson County, Michigan is Native, with 6.37% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.96%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.06%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.53%.

Jackson County, Michigan Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School29.82%
High School12.85%
Some College9.73%
Bachelors or Greater3.38%

Jackson County, Michigan Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed41.55%
Male Unemployed31.13%
Female Employed8.75%
Male Employed4.79%

Jackson County, Michigan Income

Jackson County, Michigan Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$49,715$64,967
Families$61,359$75,989
Married Families$74,076$88,514
Non Families$29,676$40,816

Jackson County, Michigan Marital Status

Jackson County, Michigan Marital Status

Marriage Rates

47.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.6%

Male Marriage Rate

47.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Jackson County, Michigan Married by Age and Sex

Jackson County, Michigan 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 55To64.

Jackson County, Michigan Marital Status by Race


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

Jackson County, Michigan Veterans

Jackson County, Michigan Veterans by War

10,758

Number of Veterans

10,162

Male Veterans

596

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam3,895
First Gulf War1,454
Second Gulf War1,165
Korea956
World War II598

Jackson County, Michigan Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 743,152
75+2,472
35 to 542,446
55 to 641,990
18 to 34698

Jackson County, Michigan Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White10,0769.14%
Black4774.92%
Hispanic2236.47%
2 or More1276.31%
Indian399.11%
Other315.11%
Asian80.89%

Jackson County, Michigan Veterans by Education

6.48%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.87%

Veteran Disability Rate

Jackson County, Michigan Employment Status

Jackson County, Michigan Employment by Age

56.9%

Labor Force Participation

52.5%

Employment Rate

7.6%

Unemployment Rate

Jackson County, Michigan Employment by Race

Jackson County, Michigan Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Jackson County, Michigan

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Jackson3353132918-613-1.83%
Brooklyn12061192-14-1.16%
Grass Lake11731164-9-0.77%
Concord10501046-4-0.38%
Springport800785-15-1.88%
Parma769755-14-1.82%
Hanover441427-14-3.17%
Cement City 438422-16-3.65%
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