Jackson, MO

14,641 Population
10.6 square miles 1,377 people per square mile

Census data: ACS 2016 5-year unless noted

 

 People

Percent of State Population
0.2%
was 0.2%
 
Population Density
1,377
US 88.8 people/sq mile
Dependency Ratio
61.0%
was 60.8%
US Population Dependency Ratio is 49.7
Percent Foreign Born
0.6%
was 0.5%
 
Percent Under 18
25.8%
was 27.6%
 
Percent 65 and Over
15.6%
was 14.3%
 

 Economics

Unemployment Rate
--
No Data Available
Percent Living in Poverty
15.0%
was 13.0%
 
Median Household Income
$53,997
was $52,752
 
Gini Income Distribution
 
44.3
46.9
US Gini Index is 42.0

 Safety

Homicides per 100,000
0
 
Violent Crimes per 100,000
201.3
was 111.8
 
Property Crimes per 100,000
1,965.8
was 1,866.2
 

 Housing

Total Housing Units
6,000
was 5,763
 
Median Rent
$803
was $802
 
Total Building Permits
113
was 88
 
Occupied Housing Units
5,578
was 5,387
 
Homeownership Rate
69.1%
was 67.3%
 
Single Family Building Permits
83
was 74
 
Residential Units Per Sq Mile
564.3
was 542.0
 
Rental Vacancy Rate
19.7%
was 17.6%
 
Multifamily Building Permits
30
was 14
 
Persons Per Dwelling Unit
2.6
was 2.6
 
Building Permits per 1000 Housing Units
18.5
was 14.6
 
Building Permits per 1000 Residents
8.1
was 6.4
 

 Health

Percent with Insurance Under 18
97.1%
was 95.0%
 
Percent with Insurance 18 to 64
85.6%
 
Percent with Insurance Over 65
100%
was 100%
 

 Education

Percent with High School Diploma or Higher
92.0%
was 92.5%
 
Percent with Bachelors Degree or Higher
27.4%
was 25.9%
 

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