Jackson County, Texas Population 2018

Jackson County, Texas's estimated population is 14,805 with a growth rate of 0.87% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Jackson County, Texas is the 141st largest county in Texas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201714,8051270.87%
201614,678-173-1.16%
201614,851590.40%
201514,792710.48%
201414,7211120.77%
201314,6093422.40%
201214,2672231.59%
201114,044-46-0.33%
201014,0901,0518.06%
199013,039-313-2.34%
198013,3523772.91%
197012,975-1,065-7.59%
196014,0401,1248.70%
195012,9161,19610.20%
194011,7207406.74%
193010,980-264-2.35%
192011,2444,77373.76%
19106,4713776.19%
19006,0942,81385.74%
18903,28155820.49%
18802,72344519.53%
18702,278-334-12.79%
18602,6121,616162.25%
18509960.00%

Jackson County, Texas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White12,787
Black or African American1,074
Some Other Race414
Two or More Races348
Asian29
American Indian and Alaska Native16
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander10

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

Jackson County, Texas 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, Texas Median Age

38.5


Total

38


Male

39


Female

Jackson County, Texas Adults

There are 10,891 adults, (2,407 of which are seniors) in Jackson County, Texas.

Jackson County, Texas Age Dependency

73.1

Age Dependency Ratio

28.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Jackson County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

7,479

50.95%

Male

7,199

49.05%

Jackson County, Texas Households and Families

Jackson County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Jackson County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married80.7%19.3%
All72.1%27.9%
Non Family66.5%33.5%
Female48.8%51.2%
Male47.8%52.2%

72.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Jackson County, Texas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,1642.7972.1
Married2,9223.3980.7
Non Family1,5421.2666.5
Female5163.7248.8
Male1843.6647.8

3.4

Average Family Size

2.79

Average Household Size

3.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Jackson County, Texas Households

Jackson County, Texas Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6656.79%
9th to 12th Grade8969.15%
High School Graduate3,30933.78%
Some College2,47525.26%
Associates Degree7627.78%
Bachelors Degree1,21512.40%
Graduate Degree4754.85%

Jackson County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White6,4425,9141,434
Hispanic2,5451,622197
Black77267837
Other Race320140
Multiple Races6245
Asian262622
Native American11
Islander10

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 84.62%.

Jackson County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,808$50,830$22,159
Less Than High School$22,386$30,407$11,266
High School Grad$33,620$50,497$17,136
Some College$36,738$62,409$21,448
Bachelors Degree$41,500$40,156$45,833
Graduate Degree$50,859$$34,866

$34,808

Average Earnings

$50,830

Average Male

$22,159

Average Female

Jackson County, Texas Language

Jackson County, Texas Language by Age

Jackson County, Texas Language

78.99% of Jackson County, Texas residents speak only English, while 21.01% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 20.22% of the population.

Jackson County, Texas Poverty

Jackson County, Texas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic4,52593020.55%
White8,6556968.04%
Black1,01421120.81%
Other39812832.16%
Multiple344267.56%

12.97%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.32%

Male Poverty Rate

15.51%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Jackson County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Jackson County, Texas is Other, with 32.16% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Jackson County, Texas is Multiple, with 7.56% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.93%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.24%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.50%.

Jackson County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School22.73%
High School14.18%
Some College6.71%
Bachelors or Greater3.28%

Jackson County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed51.37%
Female Employed9.03%
Male Unemployed8.93%
Male Employed4.39%

Jackson County, Texas Income

Jackson County, Texas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$56,601$69,457
Families$68,990$81,268
Married Families$77,070$
Non Families$35,275$39,731

Jackson County, Texas Marital Status

Jackson County, Texas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.5%

Male Marriage Rate

53.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Jackson County, Texas Married by Age and Sex

Jackson County, Texas 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 County, Texas Marital Status by Race

Jackson County, Texas Veterans

Jackson County, Texas Veterans by War

964

Number of Veterans

895

Male Veterans

69

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam371
Second Gulf War200
First Gulf War162
Korea93
World War II83

Jackson County, Texas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74256
75+223
18 to 34188
55 to 64182
35 to 54115

Jackson County, Texas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White8899.28%
Hispanic1505.00%
Black597.30%
Other164.52%

Jackson County, Texas Veterans by Education

4.70%

Veteran Poverty Rate

41.62%

Veteran Disability Rate

Jackson County, Texas Employment Status

Jackson County, Texas Employment by Age

60.5%

Labor Force Participation

57.4%

Employment Rate

5.1%

Unemployment Rate

Jackson County, Texas Employment by Race

Jackson County, Texas Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Jackson County, Texas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Edna548958173285.98%
Ganado199421021085.42%
La Ward213224115.16%
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