Jackson Parish, Louisiana Population 2022

Jackson Parish, Louisiana's estimated population is 15,240 with a growth rate of -1.09% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Jackson Parish, Louisiana is the 51st largest county in Louisiana. The 2010 Population was 16,307 and has seen a growth of -6.54% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18505,5660.00%
18609,4653,89970.05%
18707,646-1,819-19.22%
18805,328-2,318-30.32%
18907,4532,12539.88%
19009,1191,66622.35%
191013,8184,69951.53%
192014,4866684.83%
193013,808-678-4.68%
194017,8073,99928.96%
195015,434-2,373-13.33%
196015,8283942.55%
197015,9631350.85%
198017,3211,3588.51%
199015,705-1,616-9.33%
201016,3076023.83%
201116,350430.26%
201216,264-86-0.53%
201316,130-134-0.82%
201415,989-141-0.87%
201515,947-42-0.26%
201615,895-52-0.33%
201715,89830.02%
201815,912140.09%
201915,744-168-1.06%
202015,576-168-1.07%
202115,408-168-1.08%
202215,240-168-1.09%
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Jackson Parish, Louisiana Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White10,65367.33%
Black or African American4,58728.99%
American Indian and Alaska Native160.10%
Asian1030.65%
Some Other Race2921.85%
Two or More Races1711.08%
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Jackson Parish, Louisiana Population by Race

Jackson Parish, Louisiana Population Pyramid 2022

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Jackson Parish, Louisiana Median Age

41.8


Total

39.6


Male

43.9


Female

Jackson Parish, Louisiana Adults

There are 12,520 adults, (3,247 of whom are seniors) in Jackson Parish, Louisiana.

Jackson Parish, Louisiana Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

35

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Jackson Parish, Louisiana Sex Ratio

Female

7,787

49.22%

Male

8,035

50.78%

Jackson Parish, Louisiana Population by Age

Jackson Parish, Louisiana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Jackson Parish, Louisiana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81.1%18.9%
All69.4%30.6%
Non Family63%37%
Female55.2%44.8%
Male53.2%46.8%

69.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Jackson Parish, Louisiana Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,8592.4969.4
Married2,6413.0681.1
Male3443.2153.2
Female9153.3655.2
Non Family1,9591.1963

3.07

Average Family Size

2.49

Average Household Size

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Jackson Parish, Louisiana Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5254.66%
9th to 12th Grade1,40312.46%
High School Graduate4,81042.73%
Some College2,09318.59%
Associates Degree9078.06%
Bachelors Degree1,0599.41%
Graduate Degree4604.09%
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Jackson Parish, Louisiana Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Jackson Parish, Louisiana Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic24121393
Asian535315
Other Race15711640
White7,7456,7851,073
2+ Races15411521
Black3,0652,209338
Native American165

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 hispanic people with a rate of 38.59%.

Jackson Parish, Louisiana Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,951$39,331$22,310
Less Than 9th Grade$25,417$27,610$17,167
High School Graduate$22,268$32,473$15,711
Some College$32,100$39,505$25,141
Bachelors Degree$48,200$60,852$43,608
Graduate Degree$48,125$48,810$46,429

$29,951

Average Earnings

$39,331

Average Male

$22,310

Average Female

Jackson Parish, Louisiana Earnings by Educational Attainment

Jackson Parish, Louisiana Language by Age

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Jackson Parish, Louisiana Language

97.50% of Jackson Parish, Louisiana residents speak only English, while 2.50% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.43% of the population.

Jackson Parish, Louisiana Language

Jackson Parish, Louisiana Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Asian1037067.96%
Hispanic24112853.11%
Black4,0841,44635.41%
Multiple1414934.75%
Native12216.67%
White9,8991,28813.01%
Other169NaN%

20.99%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.38%

Male Poverty Rate

23.46%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Jackson Parish, Louisiana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Jackson Parish, Louisiana is Asian, with 67.96% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.54%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.27%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.26%.

Jackson Parish, Louisiana Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade38.51%
High School17.58%
Some College12.65%
Bachelors or Greater5.86%

Jackson Parish, Louisiana Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed2.73%
Male Unemployed30.00%
Female Employed16.54%
Female Unemployed53.15%

Jackson Parish, Louisiana Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Jackson Parish, Louisiana Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$41,760$55,815
Families$51,939$65,752
Married Families$66,277-
Non Families$23,644$33,748
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Income by Household Type

Jackson Parish, Louisiana Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

42.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

43.4%

Male Marriage Rate

42.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Jackson Parish, Louisiana Married by Age and Sex

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Jackson Parish, Louisiana 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.

Jackson Parish, Louisiana Marital Status by Race

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Jackson Parish, Louisiana Marital Status

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1,170

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War169
First Gulf War237
Vietnam299
Korea129
World War II31

Jackson Parish, Louisiana Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3461
35 to 54256
55 to 64144
65 to 74411
75+298

Jackson Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White92110.81%
Black2206.15%
Native American956.25%
Other Race157.73%
2+ Races53.14%
Hispanic155.42%

Jackson Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Race

Jackson Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Education

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3.49%

Veteran Poverty Rate

52.77%

Veteran Disability Rate

Jackson Parish, Louisiana Veterans by Education

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44.6%

Labor Force Participation

42.6%

Employment Rate

4.4%

Unemployment Rate

Jackson Parish, Louisiana Employment by Age

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Jackson Parish, Louisiana Employment by Race

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Jackson Parish, Louisiana 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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86.58%

Born in Jackson Parish, Louisiana

98.36%

Native Born

1.64%

Foreign Born

1.12%

Non Citizen

0.52%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.36% of Jackson Parish, Louisiana residents were born in the United States, with 86.58% having been born in Louisiana. 1.12% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Jackson Parish, Louisiana Place of Birth

  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990

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