Jackson County, Texas Population 2021

Jackson County, Texas's estimated population is 14,612 with a growth rate of -0.50% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Jackson County, Texas is the 142nd largest county in Texas. The 2010 Population was 14,091 and has seen a growth of 3.70% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202114,612-74-0.50%
202014,686-74-0.50%
201914,760-74-0.50%
201814,834280.19%
201714,806-67-0.45%
201614,873650.44%
201514,808850.58%
201414,7231130.77%
201314,6103392.38%
201214,2712231.59%
201114,048-43-0.31%
201014,0911,0528.07%
199013,039-313-2.34%
198013,3523772.91%
197012,975-1,065-7.59%
196014,0401,1248.70%
195012,9161,19610.20%
194011,7207406.74%
193010,980-264-2.35%
192011,2444,77373.76%
19106,4713776.19%
19006,0942,81385.74%
18903,28155820.49%
18802,72344519.53%
18702,278-334-12.79%
18602,6121,616162.25%
18509960.00%
2021 Growth Rate
-0.50%
County Website
State
Founded
1836
County Seat
2010 Population
14,091
Growth Since 2010
3.70%
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Jackson County, Texas Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White12,91287.15%
Black or African American1,0106.82%
Some Other Race4663.15%
Two or More Races2571.73%
Asian1621.09%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander90.06%
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Jackson County, Texas Population by Race

Jackson County, Texas Population Pyramid $2021

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Jackson County, Texas Median Age

37.7


Total

36.5


Male

38.9


Female

Jackson County, Texas Adults

There are 11,043 adults, (2,577 of whom are seniors) in Jackson County, Texas.

Jackson County, Texas Age Dependency

75

Age Dependency Ratio

30.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Jackson County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

7,500

50.62%

Male

7,316

49.38%

Jackson County, Texas Population by Age

Jackson County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Jackson County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married79.3%20.7%
All69.6%30.4%
Male68.8%31.2%
Non Family56.3%43.7%
Female52.1%47.9%

69.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Jackson County, Texas Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,9172.9769.6
Married2,8573.5679.3
Non Family1,3561.2856.3
Female5473.752.1
Male1574.368.8

3.55

Average Family Size

2.97

Average Household Size

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Jackson County, Texas Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade7207.30%
9th to 12th Grade1,01210.26%
High School Graduate3,07031.13%
Some College2,73227.70%
Associates Degree6967.06%
Bachelors Degree1,20412.21%
Graduate Degree4284.34%
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Jackson County, Texas Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Jackson County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White6,3555,8321,353
Hispanic2,7301,573186
Black65861520
Other Race36317121
2+ Races11697
Asian10010073
Islander9

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 73.00%.

Jackson County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,605$51,855$25,170
Less Than 9th Grade$30,625$41,250$12,554
High School Graduate$31,591$44,201$17,314
Some College$36,077$65,298$25,026
Bachelors Degree$51,265$47,188$52,647
Graduate Degree$54,554$56,905$39,896

$36,605

Average Earnings

$51,855

Average Male

$25,170

Average Female

Jackson County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Jackson County, Texas Language by Age

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Jackson County, Texas Language

77.76% of Jackson County, Texas residents speak only English, while 22.24% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 20.66% of the population.

Jackson County, Texas Language

Jackson County, Texas Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic4,8161,05021.80%
White8,5617298.52%
Black88413615.38%
Multiple2544517.72%
Other452327.08%

13.40%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.05%

Male Poverty Rate

14.72%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Jackson County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Jackson County, Texas is Hispanic, with 21.80% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Jackson County, Texas is Other, with 7.08% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.44%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.40%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.88%.

Jackson County, Texas Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade18.19%
High School16.30%
Some College7.77%
Bachelors or Greater0.93%

Jackson County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed61.86%
Male Unemployed12.78%
Female Employed10.79%
Male Employed6.77%

Jackson County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Jackson County, Texas Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$62,806$75,091
Families$73,625$85,604
Married Families$80,039-
Non Families$40,795$45,573
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Income by Household Type

Jackson County, Texas Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

53.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.0%

Male Marriage Rate

52.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Jackson County, Texas Married by Age and Sex

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Jackson County, Texas 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 55-64.

Jackson County, Texas Marital Status by Race

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Jackson County, Texas Marital Status

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690

Number of Veterans

643

Male Veterans

47

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam190
First Gulf War175
Second Gulf War105
Korea77
World War II40

Jackson County, Texas Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+180
65 to 74176
55 to 64122
35 to 54122
18 to 3490

Jackson County, Texas Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White6296.51%
Hispanic912.81%
Black527.34%
Islander9100.00%

Jackson County, Texas Veterans by Race

Jackson County, Texas Veterans by Education

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4.85%

Veteran Poverty Rate

47.88%

Veteran Disability Rate

Jackson County, Texas Veterans by Education

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59.8%

Labor Force Participation

57.8%

Employment Rate

3.4%

Unemployment Rate

Jackson County, Texas Employment by Age

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Jackson County, Texas Employment by Race

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Jackson County, Texas 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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77.77%

Born in Jackson County, Texas

90.31%

Native Born

9.69%

Foreign Born

7.44%

Non Citizen

2.25%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

90.31% of Jackson County, Texas residents were born in the United States, with 77.77% having been born in Texas. 7.44% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Jackson County, Texas 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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