Jackson County, Texas Population 2018

Jackson County, Texas's estimated population is 14,805 with a growth rate of -0.31% 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
201714,756-49-0.33%
201714,805-46-0.31%
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
White12,781
Black or African American1,085
Some Other Race541
Two or More Races291
Asian44
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander14

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

Jackson County, Texas Population Pyramid 2018

100200300400500600 Male Population100200300400500600 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Jackson County, Texas Median Age

39.2


Total

38.6


Male

39.5


Female

Jackson County, Texas Adults

There are 10,946 adults, (2,448 of whom are seniors) in Jackson County, Texas.

Jackson County, Texas Age Dependency

73.6

Age Dependency Ratio

28.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Jackson County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

7,542

51.11%

Male

7,214

48.89%

Jackson County, Texas Households and Families

Jackson County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Jackson County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married78.8%21.2%
All69.8%30.2%
Non Family64.3%35.7%
Female48.7%51.3%
Male37.6%62.4%

69.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Jackson County, Texas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,2322.7769.8
Married2,9123.3678.8
Non Family1,5651.2464.3
Female5983.6348.7
Male1573.8537.6

3.35

Average Family Size

2.77

Average Household Size

2.7%

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 Grade4544.65%
9th to 12th Grade1,04010.66%
High School Graduate3,20732.87%
Some College2,59326.58%
Associates Degree6806.97%
Bachelors Degree1,30113.33%
Graduate Degree4824.94%

Jackson County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White6,4185,9031,463
Hispanic2,5551,642266
Black73968732
Other Race39820319
Multiple Races4328
Asian424222
Islander14

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 52.38%.

Jackson County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,198$52,027$23,070
Less Than High School$22,292$30,848$13,180
High School Grad$34,706$51,893$16,457
Some College$37,826$67,518$22,286
Bachelors Degree$45,568$42,763$48,333
Graduate Degree$50,469$$34,494

$36,198

Average Earnings

$52,027

Average Male

$23,070

Average Female

Jackson County, Texas Language

Jackson County, Texas Language by Age

Jackson County, Texas Language

78.64% of Jackson County, Texas residents speak only English, while 21.36% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 20.55% of the population.

Jackson County, Texas Poverty

Jackson County, Texas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic4,65693120.00%
White8,6178159.46%
Black90719721.72%
Other51515029.13%
Multiple287196.62%

13.68%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.42%

Male Poverty Rate

16.85%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Jackson County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Jackson County, Texas is Other, with 29.13% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Jackson County, Texas is Multiple, with 6.62% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.67%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.08%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.83%.

Jackson County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School21.52%
High School15.10%
Some College5.77%
Bachelors or Greater3.73%

Jackson County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed60.28%
Female Employed13.34%
Male Unemployed9.95%
Male Employed4.49%

Jackson County, Texas Income

Jackson County, Texas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$58,504$72,468
Families$70,902$83,853
Married Families$80,281$
Non Families$38,271$43,498

Jackson County, Texas Marital Status

Jackson County, Texas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.6%

Male Marriage Rate

51.4%

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 55To64.

Jackson County, Texas Marital Status by Race


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

Jackson County, Texas Veterans

Jackson County, Texas Veterans by War

930

Number of Veterans

881

Male Veterans

49

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam346
First Gulf War184
Second Gulf War130
World War II95
Korea74

Jackson County, Texas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74241
75+219
55 to 64179
35 to 54175
18 to 34116

Jackson County, Texas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White8168.52%
Hispanic1665.37%
Black9211.76%
Hawaiian14100.00%
Other81.79%

Jackson County, Texas Veterans by Education

4.42%

Veteran Poverty Rate

45.02%

Veteran Disability Rate

Jackson County, Texas Employment Status

Jackson County, Texas Employment by Age

62.5%

Labor Force Participation

59.6%

Employment Rate

4.7%

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