Jackson County, Oklahoma Population 2020

Jackson County, Oklahoma's estimated population is 24,421 with a growth rate of -1.07% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Jackson County, Oklahoma is the 36th largest county in Oklahoma.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202024,421-264-1.07%
201924,685-264-1.06%
201824,949-264-1.05%
201725,213-253-0.99%
201625,466-1-0.00%
201525,467-359-1.39%
201425,826-286-1.10%
201326,112-117-0.45%
201226,229-191-0.72%
201126,420-63-0.24%
201026,483-2,281-7.93%
199028,764-1,592-5.24%
198030,356-546-1.77%
197030,9021,1663.92%
196029,7369,65448.07%
195020,082-2,626-11.56%
194022,708-6,202-21.45%
193028,9106,76930.57%
192022,141-1,596-6.72%
191023,7376,65038.92%
190017,0870.00%
2020 Growth Rate
-1.07%
County Website
Founded
1907
County Seat

Jackson County, Oklahoma Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White17,96370.77%
Some Other Race3,07012.09%
Two or More Races1,8097.13%
Black or African American1,7646.95%
American Indian and Alaska Native4131.63%
Asian3451.36%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander200.08%

Jackson County, Oklahoma Population Pyramid 2020

Jackson County, Oklahoma Median Age

34.2


Total

32.5


Male

36.7


Female

Jackson County, Oklahoma Adults

There are 18,884 adults, (3,698 of whom are seniors) in Jackson County, Oklahoma.

Jackson County, Oklahoma Age Dependency

67.2

Age Dependency Ratio

24.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Jackson County, Oklahoma Sex Ratio

Female

12,805

50.45%

Male

12,579

49.55%

Jackson County, Oklahoma Households and Families

Jackson County, Oklahoma Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Jackson County, Oklahoma Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married71.2%28.8%
All56.8%43.2%
Non Family46.5%53.5%
Male42.8%57.2%
Female33.5%66.5%

56.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9,8682.5156.8
Married4,8353.271.2
Non Family3,2821.1546.5
Female1,171333.5
Male5803.3842.8

3.07

Average Family Size

2.51

Average Household Size

4.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.6%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Jackson County, Oklahoma Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,3478.31%
9th to 12th Grade1,4378.87%
High School Graduate4,48027.64%
Some College3,85223.77%
Associates Degree1,70710.53%
Bachelors Degree2,14513.24%
Graduate Degree1,2387.64%

Jackson County, Oklahoma Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White11,15810,1252,860
Hispanic3,1171,679188
Other Race1,82985647
Black1,02184099
Multiple Races47834248
Native American31029645
Asian276254156
Islander2020

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 56.52%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,193$38,571$22,699
Less Than High School$18,336$23,000$13,597
High School Grad$23,762$29,775$18,389
Some College$32,240$45,115$23,926
Bachelors Degree$37,198$51,417$30,723
Graduate Degree$59,408$78,107$39,662

$30,193

Average Earnings

$38,571

Average Male

$22,699

Average Female

Jackson County, Oklahoma Language

Jackson County, Oklahoma Language by Age

Jackson County, Oklahoma Language

83.63% of Jackson County, Oklahoma residents speak only English, while 16.37% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 13.67% of the population.

Jackson County, Oklahoma Poverty

Jackson County, Oklahoma Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic5,8701,80530.75%
White15,4911,67310.80%
Other2,9551,21241.02%
Multiple1,79679344.15%
Black1,58832720.59%
Native4047919.55%

17.38%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.74%

Male Poverty Rate

19.93%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Jackson County, Oklahoma

The race most likely to be in poverty in Jackson County, Oklahoma is Multiple, with 44.15% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Jackson County, Oklahoma is White, with 10.80% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.11%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.75%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.14%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School36.80%
High School15.51%
Some College9.37%
Bachelors or Greater3.61%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed46.96%
Male Unemployed31.63%
Female Employed10.52%
Male Employed5.66%

Jackson County, Oklahoma Income

Jackson County, Oklahoma Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$45,757$58,868
Families$55,151$65,811
Married Families$67,100$77,821
Non Families$30,833$41,829

Jackson County, Oklahoma Marital Status

Jackson County, Oklahoma Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.1%

Male Marriage Rate

52.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Jackson County, Oklahoma Married by Age and Sex

Jackson County, Oklahoma Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Jackson County, Oklahoma Marital Status by Race

Jackson County, Oklahoma Veterans

2,654

Number of Veterans

2,281

Male Veterans

373

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War959
Vietnam938
Second Gulf War901
Korea157
World War II32
Age Group Veterans
35 to 54764
55 to 64587
65 to 74528
18 to 34404
75+371
Name Veterans % of Total
White2,04515.55%
Black35427.00%
Hispanic2526.79%
Asian9432.87%
Other824.04%
2 or More639.06%
Indian165.11%

$Jackson County, Oklahoma Veterans by Education

7.92%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.43%

Veteran Disability Rate

Jackson County, Oklahoma Employment Status

63%

Labor Force Participation

54.5%

Employment Rate

5.1%

Unemployment Rate

Jackson County, Oklahoma 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

50.44%

Born in Oklahoma

93.67%

Native Born

6.33%

Foreign Born

3.57%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

93.67% of Jackson County, Oklahoma residents were born in the United States, with 50.44% having been born in Oklahoma. 3.57% 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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