Black Jack, Missouri Population 2023

6,544

Black Jack is a city located in Missouri. With a 2023 population of 6,544, it is the 121st largest city in Missouri and the 5591st largest city in the United States.Black Jack is currently declining at a rate of -0.46% annually and its population has decreased by -1.36% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 6,634 in 2020. Spanning over 3 miles, Black Jack has a population density of 2,514 people per square mile.

The average household income in Black Jack is $65,377 with a poverty rate of 19.35%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Black Jack is 34.8 years, 32 years for males, and 35.3 years for females.

Black Jack Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Black Jack was:

  • Black or African American: 81.44%
  • White: 17.79%
  • Two or more races: 0.56%
  • Other race: 0.2%
  • Native American: 0%
  • Asian: 0%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0%
The current population of Black Jack, Missouri is 6,544 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 6,634.

Black Jack, Missouri Population 2023

Population by Race

Black or African American

White

Two or more races

Other race

Native American

Asian

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Black Jack Population by Race

Black Jack Population Pyramid 2023

Black Jack Median Age

34.8

Total

32

Male

35.3

Female

Black Jack Adults

There are 5,068 adults, (1,048 of whom are seniors) in Black Jack.

Black Jack Age Dependency

72.4

Age Dependency Ratio

26.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

46.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Black Jack Sex Ratio

Female3,85955.69%
Male3,07144.31%

Black Jack Population by Age

Black Jack Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

3.05

Average Family Size

2.64

Average Household Size

63.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Black Jack Households and Families

Male

Female

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Black Jack Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Black Jack Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

The highest rate of high school graduation is among other race people with a rate of 100%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100%.

Black Jack Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

$39,499

Average Earnings

$40,762

Average Male

$38,637

Average Female

Black Jack Earnings by Educational Attainment

Black Jack Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Black Jack Language

99.1% of Black Jack residents speak only English, while 0.9% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.9% of the population.

Black Jack Language

Black Jack Poverty by Race

rate

19.35%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.51%

Male Poverty Rate

19.21%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Black Jack

The race most likely to be in poverty in Black Jack is White, with 28.76% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Black Jack is Black, with 17.4% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.48%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.08%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.18%.

Black Jack Poverty

Black Jack Poverty Rate by Education

Black Jack Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Black Jack Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Black Jack Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

33.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

37.6%

Male Marriage Rate

29.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Black Jack Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Black Jack Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Black Jack Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Black Jack Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

521

Number of Veterans

484

Male Veterans

37

Female Veterans

Black Jack Veterans by War

Black Jack Veterans by Age

count

Black Jack Veterans by Race

Black Jack Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

2.98%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.42%

Veteran Disability Rate

Black Jack Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

65.1%

Labor Force Participation

58.4%

Employment Rate

10.3%

Unemployment Rate

Black Jack Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Black Jack Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Black Jack Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

78.26%

Born in Black Jack

102.25%

Native Born

2.22%

Foreign Born

0.44%

Non Citizen

1.78%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

102.25% of Black Jack residents were born in the United States, with 78.26% having been born in Missouri. 0.44% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Black Jack Place of Birth

Note: data after 2020 is projected based on recent growth

Black Jack Population by Year