Jackson County Population 2017

Jackson County's estimated population is 42,241 with a growth rate of 2.21% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Jackson County is the 60th largest county in North Carolina.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201642,2419142.21%
201541,3273420.83%
201440,985-35-0.09%
201341,0204601.13%
201240,5603580.89%
201140,202-148-0.37%
201040,35013,50450.30%
199026,8461,0354.01%
198025,8114,21819.53%
197021,5933,81321.45%
196017,780-1,481-7.69%
195019,261-105-0.54%
194019,3661,84710.54%
193017,5194,12330.78%
192013,3963983.06%
191012,9981,1459.66%
190011,8532,34124.61%
18909,5122,16929.54%
18807,3436609.88%
18706,6831,16821.18%
18605,5150.00%

Jackson County Population Growth

Population Data via

Jackson County Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White35,12383.15%
American Indian and Alaska Native3,9509.35%
Black or African American9642.28%
Two or More Races8552.02%
Asian4180.99%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander170.04%

Jackson County Population Pyramid

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Population of Cities in Jackson County

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Sylva25842644602.32%
Webster363380174.68%
Dillsboro232245135.60%
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