Black Jack, Missouri Population 2020

6,919

Black Jack is a city located in Missouri. With a 2020 population of 6,919, it is the 108th largest city in Missouri and the 3974th largest city in the United States. Black Jack is currently declining at a rate of -0.12% annually and its population has decreased by -0.14% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 6,929 in 2010. Black Jack reached it's highest population of 6,954 in 2015. Spanning over 3 miles, Black Jack has a population density of 2,658 people per square mile.

The average household income in Black Jack is $65,065 with a poverty rate of 11.12%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $811 per month, and the median house value is $128,200. The median age in Black Jack is 40.3 years, 36.1 years for males, and 42.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 86.8 males.

Black Jack Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 80.83%
  • White: 15.96%
  • Two or more races: 2.94%
  • Other race: 0.27%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Black Jack, Missouri is 6,919, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 6,935.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 6,929.

Black Jack, Missouri Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American5,61280.83%
White1,10815.96%
Two or More Races2042.94%
Some Other Race190.27%

Black Jack Population Pyramid 2020

Black Jack Median Age

40.3


Total

36.1


Male

42.1


Female

Black Jack Adults

There are 5,333 adults, (1,246 of whom are seniors) in Black Jack.

Black Jack Age Dependency

69.9

Age Dependency Ratio

30.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Black Jack Sex Ratio

Female

3,716

53.52%

Male

3,227

46.48%

Black Jack Households and Families

Black Jack Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Black Jack Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married93.9%6.1%
All67.3%32.7%
Male64.9%35.1%
Female59.4%40.6%
Non Family43.3%56.7%

67.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,5432.667.3
Married9203.0893.9
Non Family7811.1543.3
Female6883.359.4
Male1543.8864.9

3.16

Average Family Size

2.6

Average Household Size

5.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Black Jack Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1032.14%
9th to 12th Grade2264.71%
High School Graduate1,00820.99%
Some College1,73436.11%
Associates Degree59612.41%
Bachelors Degree82917.26%
Graduate Degree3066.37%

Black Jack Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black3,6853,446869
White1,015925218
Multiple Races838348
Hispanic1919
Other Race1919

The highest rate of high school graduation is among other race people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 57.83%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,734$42,225$29,564
Less Than High School$28,203$$28,516
High School Grad$39,350$45,192$33,095
Some College$30,244$40,169$24,243
Bachelors Degree$43,043$67,863$39,375
Graduate Degree$47,803$$47,841

$35,734

Average Earnings

$42,225

Average Male

$29,564

Average Female

Black Jack Language

Black Jack Language by Age

Black Jack Language

99.22% of Black Jack residents speak only English, while 0.78% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.50% of the population.

Black Jack Poverty

Black Jack Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black5,49565011.83%
White891859.54%

11.12%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.58%

Male Poverty Rate

15.21%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Black Jack

The race most likely to be in poverty in Black Jack is Black, with 11.83% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Black Jack is White, with 9.54% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.21%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.17%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.09%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School18.18%
High School10.53%
Some College9.59%
Bachelors or Greater1.64%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed24.02%
Female Employed4.64%
Male Employed3.17%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Black Jack Income

Black Jack Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$56,270$65,065
Families$65,444$72,458
Married Families$97,448-
Non Families$30,424$45,723

Black Jack Marital Status

Black Jack Marital Status

Marriage Rates

33.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

40.5%

Male Marriage Rate

29.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Black Jack Married by Age and Sex

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

Black Jack Veterans

662

Number of Veterans

606

Male Veterans

56

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War213
First Gulf War180
Vietnam147
Korea45
World War II19

$Black Jack Veterans by Education

5.31%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.22%

Veteran Disability Rate

Black Jack Employment Status

65.7%

Labor Force Participation

61.4%

Employment Rate

6.5%

Unemployment Rate

Black Jack Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

74.38%

Born in Missouri

98.88%

Native Born

1.12%

Foreign Born

0.17%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.88% of Black Jack residents were born in the United States, with 74.38% having been born in Missouri. 0.17% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Africa.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20206,919-8-0.12%
20196,927-8-0.12%
20186,93580.12%
20176,927-8-0.12%
20166,935-19-0.27%
20156,95450.07%
20146,94930.04%
20136,94610.01%
20126,945100.14%
20116,935130.19%
20106,9221300.19%
20006,7926641.03%
19906,1288351.48%
19805,2930.00%