Jackson County, Indiana Population 2020

Jackson County, Indiana's estimated population is 43,987 with a growth rate of -0.04% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Jackson County, Indiana is the 34th largest county in Indiana.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201844,1111240.28%
201743,987-17-0.04%
201644,0041180.27%
201543,8861830.42%
201443,7032670.61%
201343,4364521.05%
201242,984720.17%
201142,9123260.77%
201042,5864,85612.87%
199037,7301,2073.30%
198036,5233,33610.05%
197033,1872,6318.61%
196030,5562,3198.21%
195028,2371,6256.11%
194026,6122,88112.14%
193023,731-497-2.05%
192024,228-499-2.02%
191024,727-1,906-7.16%
190026,6332,49410.33%
189024,1391,0894.72%
188023,0504,07621.48%
187018,9742,68816.50%
186016,2865,23947.42%
185011,0472,08623.28%
18408,9614,09184.00%
18304,87086021.45%
18204,0100.00%

How Many People Live in Jackson County, Indiana?

43,987

Jackson County, Indiana Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White40,17191.43%
Some Other Race1,6573.77%
Asian8772.00%
Two or More Races6051.38%
Black or African American4711.07%
American Indian and Alaska Native1570.36%

Jackson County, Indiana Population Pyramid 2020

Jackson County, Indiana Median Age

38.7


Total

38


Male

39.2


Female

Jackson County, Indiana Adults

There are 33,124 adults, (6,878 of whom are seniors) in Jackson County, Indiana.

Jackson County, Indiana Age Dependency

67.4

Age Dependency Ratio

26.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Jackson County, Indiana Sex Ratio

Female

22,116

50.33%

Male

21,822

49.67%

Jackson County, Indiana Households and Families

Jackson County, Indiana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Jackson County, Indiana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.1%13.9%
All72.6%27.4%
Male64.8%35.2%
Non Family60.3%39.7%
Female46.2%53.8%

72.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All16,7462.5872.6
Married8,8703.0786.1
Non Family4,9261.2460.3
Female1,9153.2746.2
Male1,0353.4664.8

3.02

Average Family Size

2.58

Average Household Size

6.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Jackson County, Indiana Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,3834.64%
9th to 12th Grade2,6198.79%
High School Graduate12,95543.50%
Some College5,69819.13%
Associates Degree2,5018.40%
Bachelors Degree2,8769.66%
Graduate Degree1,7505.88%

Jackson County, Indiana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White27,14923,9244,093
Hispanic1,34187596
Other Race85349848
Asian682488331
Black277218
Multiple Races21419491
Native American1521106

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 90.65%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 48.53%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,335$41,202$25,666
Less Than High School$22,738$28,047$14,602
High School Grad$32,017$38,869$22,038
Some College$31,385$41,384$24,044
Bachelors Degree$51,037$59,506$40,802
Graduate Degree$50,990$62,404$49,427

$34,335

Average Earnings

$41,202

Average Male

$25,666

Average Female

Jackson County, Indiana Language

Jackson County, Indiana Language by Age

Jackson County, Indiana Language

93.30% of Jackson County, Indiana residents speak only English, while 6.70% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.58% of the population.

Jackson County, Indiana Poverty

Jackson County, Indiana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White38,0005,54014.58%
Hispanic2,86769024.07%
Asian87727731.58%
Other1,60421213.22%
Multiple59617128.69%
Black44516737.53%
Native1517046.36%

16.08%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.49%

Male Poverty Rate

18.65%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Jackson County, Indiana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Jackson County, Indiana is Native, with 46.36% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Jackson County, Indiana is Other, with 13.22% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.90%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.85%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.92%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School40.49%
High School10.98%
Some College10.68%
Bachelors or Greater3.41%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed52.20%
Male Unemployed32.58%
Female Employed10.33%
Male Employed6.46%

Jackson County, Indiana Income

Jackson County, Indiana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$49,506$62,635
Families$59,912$71,531
Married Families$70,925-
Non Families$25,746$37,153

Jackson County, Indiana Marital Status

Jackson County, Indiana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.6%

Male Marriage Rate

50.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Jackson County, Indiana Married by Age and Sex

Jackson County, Indiana 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 45-54.

Jackson County, Indiana Marital Status by Race

Jackson County, Indiana Veterans

2,205

Number of Veterans

2,102

Male Veterans

103

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam827
First Gulf War334
Second Gulf War283
Korea234
World War II88
Name Veterans % of Total
White2,1156.88%
Indian4126.97%
2 or More3514.29%
Hispanic211.34%
Black82.43%
Other60.62%

$Jackson County, Indiana Veterans by Education

10.30%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.77%

Veteran Disability Rate

Jackson County, Indiana Employment Status

62.7%

Labor Force Participation

59.8%

Employment Rate

4.6%

Unemployment Rate

Jackson County, Indiana 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

77.45%

Born in Indiana

95.35%

Native Born

4.65%

Foreign Born

3.33%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

95.35% of Jackson County, Indiana residents were born in the United States, with 77.45% having been born in Indiana. 3.33% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

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