Jacksboro, Texas Population 2021

4,456
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Jacksboro is a city located in Jack County Texas. It is also the county seat of Jack County. With a 2020 population of 4,456, it is the 397th largest city in Texas and the 5096th largest city in the United States . Jacksboro is currently growing at a rate of 0.81% annually but its population has decreased by -1.22% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,511 in 2010. Jacksboro reached it's highest population of 4,533 in 2000. Spanning over 8 miles, Jacksboro has a population density of 620 people per square mile.

The average household income in Jacksboro is $56,423 with a poverty rate of 24.63%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $728 per month, and the median house value is $76,000. The median age in Jacksboro is 34.9 years, 32.4 years for males, and 38.5 years for females.

Jacksboro Demographics

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

  • White: 87.42%
  • Black or African American: 9.73%
  • Other race: 1.55%
  • Two or more races: 1.30%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Jacksboro, Texas is 4,456 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,348.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,511.

Jacksboro, Texas Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,82887.42%
Black or African American4269.73%
Some Other Race681.55%
Two or More Races571.30%
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Jacksboro Population by Race

Jacksboro Population Pyramid $2021

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Jacksboro Median Age

34.9


Total

32.4


Male

38.5


Female

Jacksboro Adults

There are 3,454 adults, (604 of whom are seniors) in Jacksboro.

Jacksboro Age Dependency

53.6

Age Dependency Ratio

21.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Jacksboro Sex Ratio

Female

1,764

40.28%

Male

2,615

59.72%

Jacksboro Population by Age

Jacksboro Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Jacksboro Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married95%5%
All78.4%21.6%
Non Family65.9%34.1%
Female41.4%58.6%

78.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Jacksboro Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,3272.4478.4
Married6553.2195
Non Family4141.1465.9
Female1912.4741.4
Male673.01100

3.01

Average Family Size

2.44

Average Household Size

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Jacksboro Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade32110.94%
9th to 12th Grade40813.91%
High School Graduate1,15439.33%
Some College54118.44%
Associates Degree1404.77%
Bachelors Degree1836.24%
Graduate Degree1876.37%
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Jacksboro Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Jacksboro Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White2,0001,663301
Hispanic60530321
Black27221648
Other Race5720
2+ Races4023

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 83.15%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 17.65%.

Jacksboro Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,813$37,143$17,035
Less Than 9th Grade$20,769$25,852$15,982
High School Graduate$25,964$30,174$17,241
Some College$$53,480$
Bachelors Degree$59,063$$59,861
Graduate Degree$70,335$70,488$67,054

$27,813

Average Earnings

$37,143

Average Male

$17,035

Average Female

Jacksboro Earnings by Educational Attainment

Jacksboro Language by Age

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Jacksboro Language

78.69% of Jacksboro residents speak only English, while 21.31% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 21.07% of the population.

Jacksboro Language

Jacksboro Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,41755923.13%
Hispanic72620528.24%
Other682232.35%
Black791316.46%

24.63%

Overall Poverty Rate

22.22%

Male Poverty Rate

26.76%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Jacksboro

The race most likely to be in poverty in Jacksboro is Other, with 32.35% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Jacksboro is Black, with 16.46% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 11.26%. Among those working part-time, it was 27.56%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.89%.

Jacksboro Poverty

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Name Poverty
High School24.84%
Bachelors or Greater20.12%
Less Than 9th Grade16.79%
Some College15.52%

Jacksboro Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed74.42%
Female Employed21.68%
Male Employed13.49%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Jacksboro Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Jacksboro Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$33,940$56,423
Families$42,420$69,129
Married Families$59,769-
Non Families$23,103$28,083
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Income by Household Type

Jacksboro Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

41.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

35.8%

Male Marriage Rate

51.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Jacksboro Married by Age and Sex

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Jacksboro 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 45-54.

Jacksboro Marital Status by Race

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Jacksboro Marital Status

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118

Number of Veterans

118

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam48
Second Gulf War24
First Gulf War21
Korea12
World War II

Jacksboro Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+31
18 to 3424
65 to 7423
35 to 5421
55 to 6419

Jacksboro Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1113.78%
Hispanic70.87%
Other Race712.28%

Jacksboro Veterans by Race

Jacksboro Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.69%

Veteran Disability Rate

Jacksboro Veterans by Education

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34.7%

Labor Force Participation

32.8%

Employment Rate

5.4%

Unemployment Rate

Jacksboro Employment by Age

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Jacksboro Employment by Race

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Jacksboro Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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69.65%

Born in Jacksboro

90.80%

Native Born

9.20%

Foreign Born

6.71%

Non Citizen

2.49%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

90.80% of Jacksboro residents were born in the United States, with 69.65% having been born in Texas. 6.71% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Jacksboro Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20214,456360.81%
20204,420360.82%
20194,384360.83%
20184,348-15-0.34%
20174,36330.07%
20164,360-52-1.18%
20154,412-8-0.18%
20144,420-43-0.96%
20134,463-17-0.38%
20124,480-19-0.42%
20114,49990.20%
20104,490-43-0.10%
20004,5331,1833.07%
19903,350-650-1.76%
19804,0004461.19%
19703,554-262-0.71%
19603,8168652.60%
19502,9510.00%

Jacksboro Population by Year