Jackson, LA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Jackson, Louisiana Info Snack

Population
5,041
Unemployment
10.5%
Poverty
44.9%
Median Home
$84,500
Median Income
$34,063
Median Rent
$627

Jackson SnackAbility

4
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
3/10
Housing
4
Affordability
7
Diversity
8.5
Safety
N/A
Amenities
7
Education
2
Commute
8

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Map Of Jackson, LA

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Population over time in Jackson

Year Population % Change
2019 5,041 1.8%
2018 4,952 -0.6%
2017 4,984 31.3%
2016 3,795 0.0%
2015 3,794 -0.7%
2014 3,819 0.0%
2013 3,818 0.0%
2012 3,817 -0.3%
2011 3,828 0.6%
2010 3,804 -

Race / Ethnicity in Jackson

White
34.0% (1,716)
African American
59.6% (3,004)
American Indian
1.2% (60)
Asian
0.0% (0)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.7% (35)
Hispanic
4.5% (226)
Race Jackson LA USA
White 34.0% 58.7% 60.7%
African American 59.6% 32.0% 12.3%
American Indian 1.2% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 0.0% 1.7% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.7% 1.8% 2.4%
Hispanic 4.5% 5.1% 18.0%

Gender in Jackson

Female
20.8% (1,050)
Male
79.2% (3,991)
Gender Jackson LA USA
Female 20.8% 51.1% 50.8%
Male 79.2% 48.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Jackson for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
8.0% (403)
9-12th Grade
29.0% (1,461)
High School / GED
44.0% (2,218)
Some College
11.0% (554)
Associate's Degree
3.0% (151)
Bachelor's Degree
4.0% (201)
Master's Degree
1.0% (50)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Jackson LA USA
< 9th Grade 8.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 29.0% 10.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 44.0% 34.0% 27.0%
Some College 11.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 3.0% 6.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 4.0% 16.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 1.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Jackson, Louisiana

Less than $10,000
24.7% (124,344)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.2% (16,131)
$15,000 to $24,999
14.0% (70,574)
$25,000 to $34,999
8.9% (45,032)
$35,000 to $49,999
18.8% (94,770)
$50,000 to $74,999
14.8% (74,606)
$75,000 to $99,999
8.7% (43,688)
$100,000 to $149,999
4.9% (24,868)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.0% (10,082)
$200,000 or more
0.0% (0)
Income Jackson LA USA
Less than $10,000 24.7% 9.6% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.2% 5.9% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 14.0% 12.0% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 8.9% 10.4% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 18.8% 12.5% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 14.8% 16.1% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 8.7% 11.2% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 4.9% 12.6% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.0% 5.0% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 0.0% 4.6% 7.7%

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