Jackson County, Minnesota Population 2018

Jackson County, Minnesota's estimated population is 9,946 with a growth rate of -2.14% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Jackson County, Minnesota is the 67th largest county in Minnesota.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20179,946-217-2.14%
201610,1632212.22%
20169,942-140-1.39%
201510,082-189-1.84%
201410,271-8-0.08%
201310,279-29-0.28%
201210,3081141.12%
201110,194-77-0.75%
201010,271-1,406-12.04%
199011,677-2,013-14.70%
198013,690-662-4.61%
197014,352-1,149-7.41%
196015,501-805-4.94%
195016,306-499-2.97%
194016,8059425.94%
193015,863-92-0.58%
192015,9551,46410.10%
191014,491-302-2.04%
190014,7935,86965.77%
18908,9244,11885.68%
18804,8062,981163.34%
18701,8251,644908.29%
18601810.00%

Jackson County, Minnesota Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White9,713
Asian223
Two or More Races99
Some Other Race93
Black or African American23
American Indian and Alaska Native9
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander3

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

Jackson County, Minnesota 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, Minnesota Median Age

43.4


Total

42.4


Male

44.5


Female

Jackson County, Minnesota Adults

There are 7,897 adults, (2,043 of which are seniors) in Jackson County, Minnesota.

Jackson County, Minnesota Age Dependency

73.7

Age Dependency Ratio

35

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Jackson County, Minnesota Sex Ratio

Female

5,033

49.52%

Male

5,130

50.48%

Jackson County, Minnesota Households and Families

Jackson County, Minnesota Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Jackson County, Minnesota Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married90.4%9.6%
Male82.4%17.6%
All77.6%22.4%
Non Family62%38%
Female49.6%50.4%

77.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Jackson County, Minnesota Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,3352.3177.6
Married2,3982.8790.4
Non Family1,4221.1762
Female3392.7749.6
Male1763.1682.4

2.8

Average Family Size

2.31

Average Household Size

7.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Jackson County, Minnesota Households

Jackson County, Minnesota Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1992.78%
9th to 12th Grade3585.01%
High School Graduate2,36233.05%
Some College1,84625.83%
Associates Degree87012.17%
Bachelors Degree1,13415.87%
Graduate Degree3785.29%

Jackson County, Minnesota Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White6,8216,3561,451
Hispanic15810532
Asian108776
Other Race472313
Multiple Races454523
Black8
Native American77
Islander3

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 51.11%.

Jackson County, Minnesota Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,986$42,127$27,655
Less Than High School$31,250$31,313$29,792
High School Grad$31,002$38,343$19,375
Some College$33,057$41,250$26,742
Bachelors Degree$45,370$52,557$32,154
Graduate Degree$50,833$55,938$47,000

$34,986

Average Earnings

$42,127

Average Male

$27,655

Average Female

Jackson County, Minnesota Language

Jackson County, Minnesota Language by Age

Jackson County, Minnesota Language

94.35% of Jackson County, Minnesota residents speak only English, while 5.65% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.33% of the population.

Jackson County, Minnesota Poverty

Jackson County, Minnesota Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White9,3377628.16%
Hispanic3338525.53%
Asian2233415.25%
Other931617.20%
Multiple951111.58%
Black55100.00%

8.95%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.73%

Male Poverty Rate

9.18%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Jackson County, Minnesota

The race most likely to be in poverty in Jackson County, Minnesota is Black, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Jackson County, Minnesota is White, with 8.16% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.18%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.89%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.29%.

Jackson County, Minnesota Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School17.50%
High School7.98%
Some College5.78%
Bachelors or Greater2.32%

Jackson County, Minnesota Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed33.62%
Female Unemployed31.88%
Female Employed7.12%
Male Employed3.99%

Jackson County, Minnesota Income

Jackson County, Minnesota Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$55,114$68,237
Families$69,645$81,521
Married Families$77,629$
Non Families$29,977$36,341

Jackson County, Minnesota Marital Status

Jackson County, Minnesota Marital Status

Marriage Rates

59.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.5%

Male Marriage Rate

59.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Jackson County, Minnesota Married by Age and Sex

Jackson County, Minnesota 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 45To54.

Jackson County, Minnesota Marital Status by Race

Jackson County, Minnesota Veterans

Jackson County, Minnesota Veterans by War

776

Number of Veterans

726

Male Veterans

50

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam328
Korea108
World War II79
First Gulf War78
Second Gulf War58

Jackson County, Minnesota Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+251
65 to 74237
55 to 64154
35 to 5493
18 to 3441

Jackson County, Minnesota Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White76610.05%
2 or More916.67%
Hispanic52.69%
Indian114.29%

Jackson County, Minnesota Veterans by Education

4.62%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.86%

Veteran Disability Rate

Jackson County, Minnesota Employment Status

Jackson County, Minnesota Employment by Age

68.8%

Labor Force Participation

66.5%

Employment Rate

3.3%

Unemployment Rate

Jackson County, Minnesota Employment by Race

Jackson County, Minnesota Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Jackson County, Minnesota

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Jackson32953238-57-1.73%
Lakefield17001629-71-4.18%
Heron Lake698660-38-5.44%
Okabena190182-8-4.21%
Alpha128123-5-3.91%
Wilder606000.00%
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