Jackson, Michigan Population 2022

30,865
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Jackson is a city located in Jackson County Michigan. It is also the county seat of Jackson County. With a 2020 population of 30,865, it is the 35th largest city in Michigan and the 1478th largest city in the United States. Jackson is currently declining at a rate of -0.71% annually and its population has decreased by -4.30% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 32,251 in 2020. Spanning over 11 miles, Jackson has a population density of 2,842 people per square mile.

The average household income in Jackson is $47,478 with a poverty rate of 24.09%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Jackson is 33.8 years, 33 years for males, and 34.4 years for females.

Jackson Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Jacksonwas:

  • White: 72.02%
  • Black or African American: 19.86%
  • Two or more races: 5.95%
  • Other race: 1.32%
  • Asian: 0.65%
  • Native American: 0.17%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.04%
The current population of Jackson, Michigan is 30,865 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 32,251.

Jackson, Michigan Population 2022

Population by Race

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Jackson Population by Race

Jackson Population Pyramid 2022

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Jackson Median Age

35.1


Total

33.7


Male

36.2


Female

Jackson Adults

There are 24,161 adults, (3,555 of whom are seniors) in Jackson.

Jackson Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

17.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Jackson Sex Ratio

Female

16,652

51.63%

Male

15,599

48.37%

Jackson Population by Age

Jackson Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Jackson Household Types

55.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Jackson Households and Families

3.13

Average Family Size

2.34

Average Household Size

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Jackson Households by Type

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Jackson Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Jackson Educational Attainment by Race

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 31.25%.

Jackson Educational Attainment by Race

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$28,829

Average Earnings

$31,660

Average Male

$26,119

Average Female

Jackson Earnings by Educational Attainment

Jackson Language by Age

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Jackson Language

95.97% of Jackson residents speak only English, while 4.03% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.29% of the population.

Jackson Language

Jackson Poverty by Race

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24.09%

Overall Poverty Rate

20.72%

Male Poverty Rate

27.22%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Jackson

The race most likely to be in poverty in Jackson is Islander, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Jackson is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.09%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.44%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 39.38%.

Jackson Poverty

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Jackson Poverty Rate by Education

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Jackson Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Jackson Income by Household Type

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Income by Household Type

Jackson Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

32.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

33.8%

Male Marriage Rate

30.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Jackson Married by Age and Sex

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Jackson Marriage

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

Jackson Marital Status by Race

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Jackson Marital Status

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1,589

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Jackson Veterans by War

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Jackson Veterans by Age

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Jackson Veterans by Race

Jackson Veterans by Education

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12.01%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.31%

Veteran Disability Rate

Jackson Veterans by Education

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62.5%

Labor Force Participation

56.1%

Employment Rate

10.3%

Unemployment Rate

Jackson Employment by Age

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Jackson Employment by Race

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Jackson 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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80.70%

Born in Jackson

97.56%

Native Born

2.44%

Foreign Born

1.00%

Non Citizen

1.44%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.56% of Jackson residents were born in the United States, with 80.70% having been born in Michigan. 1.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Jackson Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected

Jackson Population by Year