Jackson, South Carolina Population 2021

1,829
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Jackson is a city located in Aiken County South Carolina. With a 2020 population of 1,829, it is the 126th largest city in South Carolina and the 7960th largest city in the United States . Jackson is currently growing at a rate of 0.72% annually and its population has increased by 7.59% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,700 in 2010. Jackson reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 3 miles, Jackson has a population density of 525 people per square mile.

The average household income in Jackson is $58,886 with a poverty rate of 13.74%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $733 per month, and the median house value is $99,000. The median age in Jackson is 47.1 years, 48.2 years for males, and 46.1 years for females.

Jackson Demographics

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

  • White: 82.13%
  • Black or African American: 13.09%
  • Two or more races: 4.00%
  • Asian: 0.78%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Jackson, South Carolina is 1,829 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,803.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,700.

Jackson, South Carolina Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,58182.13%
Black or African American25213.09%
Two or More Races774.00%
Asian150.78%
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Jackson Population by Race

Jackson Population Pyramid $2021

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Jackson Median Age

47.1


Total

48.2


Male

46.1


Female

Jackson Adults

There are 1,532 adults, (399 of whom are seniors) in Jackson.

Jackson Age Dependency

69.9

Age Dependency Ratio

35.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Jackson Sex Ratio

Female

1,070

55.58%

Male

855

44.42%

Jackson Population by Age

Jackson Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Jackson Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male71.8%28.2%
Female79.8%20.2%
Non Family84.2%15.8%
All87.1%12.9%
Married93.4%6.6%

87.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Jackson Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7912.4387.1
Married3632.9193.4
Non Family2601.1684.2
Female1293.479.8
Male393.3171.8

3.01

Average Family Size

2.43

Average Household Size

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Jackson Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade120.88%
9th to 12th Grade1178.59%
High School Graduate54039.65%
Some College33624.67%
Associates Degree15211.16%
Bachelors Degree14210.43%
Graduate Degree634.63%
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Jackson Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Jackson Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,1021,024143
Black16011629
Hispanic605624
2+ Races2522
Asian15159

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 60.00%.

Jackson Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,331$52,188$37,984
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$37,778$52,692$35,761
Some College$38,947$46,875$26,750
Bachelors Degree$63,676$82,727$63,088
Graduate Degree$49,583$63,125$49,271

$40,331

Average Earnings

$52,188

Average Male

$37,984

Average Female

Jackson Earnings by Educational Attainment

Jackson Language by Age

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Jackson Language

95.89% of Jackson residents speak only English, while 4.11% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.65% of the population.

Jackson Language

Jackson Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,49615410.29%
Black2529738.49%
Hispanic7667.89%
Asian15533.33%

13.74%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.68%

Male Poverty Rate

14.58%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Jackson

The race most likely to be in poverty in Jackson is Black, with 38.49% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Jackson is Hispanic, with 7.89% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.42%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.92%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.08%.

Jackson Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade43.41%
High School9.07%
Some College8.61%
Bachelors or Greater2.44%

Jackson Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed58.82%
Female Unemployed43.75%
Female Employed11.00%
Male Employed1.73%

Jackson Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Jackson Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$51,875$58,886
Families$63,317$68,094
Married Families$75,917-
Non Families$30,000$39,993
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Income by Household Type

Jackson Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

48.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.3%

Male Marriage Rate

44.0%

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 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Jackson Marital Status by Race

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Jackson Marital Status

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189

Number of Veterans

169

Male Veterans

20

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam103
First Gulf War25
Korea18
Second Gulf War18
World War II4

Jackson Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7491
35 to 5441
75+30
55 to 6423
18 to 344

Jackson Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White14611.48%
Black2412.18%
2+ Races1939.58%
Hispanic58.33%

Jackson Veterans by Race

Jackson Veterans by Education

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11.64%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.57%

Veteran Disability Rate

Jackson Veterans by Education

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50.6%

Labor Force Participation

47.4%

Employment Rate

6.3%

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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28.00%

Born in Jackson

97.30%

Native Born

2.70%

Foreign Born

0.83%

Non Citizen

1.87%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.30% of Jackson residents were born in the United States, with 28.00% having been born in South Carolina. 0.83% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Jackson Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20211,829130.72%
20201,816130.72%
20191,803130.73%
20181,79030.17%
20171,78760.34%
20161,781140.79%
20151,767110.63%
20141,75640.23%
20131,75260.34%
20121,746150.87%
20111,731110.64%
20101,7200.00%

Jackson Population by Year