Jackson County Population 2017

Jackson County's estimated population is 691,801 with a growth rate of 0.79% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Jackson County is the 2nd largest county in Missouri.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2016691,8015,4280.79%
2015686,3733,3720.49%
2014683,0013,2840.48%
2013679,7172,3960.35%
2012677,3212,1360.32%
2011675,1852780.04%
2010674,90741,6756.58%
1990633,2323,9660.63%
1980629,266-25,292-3.86%
1970654,55831,8265.11%
1960622,73281,69715.10%
1950541,03563,20713.23%
1940477,8287,3741.57%
1930470,454102,60827.89%
1920367,84684,32429.74%
1910283,52288,32945.25%
1900195,19334,68321.61%
1890160,51078,18594.97%
188082,32527,28449.57%
187055,04132,128140.22%
186022,9138,91363.66%
185014,0006,38883.92%
18407,6124,789169.64%
18302,8230.00%

Jackson County Population Growth

Population Data via

Jackson County Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White482,59469.76%
Black or African American165,14123.87%
Two or More Races20,2512.93%
Asian12,3961.79%
American Indian and Alaska Native4,1250.60%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1,8660.27%

Jackson County Population Pyramid

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Population of Cities in Jackson County

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Kansas City459939481420214814.67%
Independence1167921170302380.20%
Blue Springs526185443118133.45%
Grandview24464251907262.97%
Grain Valley12847136848376.52%
Oak Grove782979941652.11%
Greenwood522356584358.33%
Buckner30753055-20-0.65%
Lone Jack1049116011110.58%
Sibley35436061.69%
Levasy838300.00%
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