Living in Jackson, TN

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

Jackson, Tennessee Info Snack

Population
66,870
Unemployment
5.9%
Poverty
22.5%
Median Home
$133,200
Median Income
$43,621
Median Rent
$877

Jackson SnackAbility

7
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
7
Affordability
6
Diversity
9
Safety
3
Amenities
8.5
Education
8
Commute
9

Jackson, TN Crime Report

3,123
Total Crimes
4,667.1
Total Crimes / 100k People
88.44%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Jackson
/ 100k People
Tennessee
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 3,123 4,667.1 3,247.8 2,476.7
Violent Crime 650 971.4 595.2 366.7
Murder 17 25.4 7.3 5.0
Robbery 97 145.0 90.1 81.6
Aggravated Assault 506 756.2 456.7 250.2
Property Crime 2,473 3,695.7 2,652.6 2,109.9
Burglary 374 558.9 437.4 340.5
Larceny 1,904 2,845.4 1,934.4 1,549.5
Car Theft 195 291.4 280.9 219.9

Jackson, TN Cost Of Living

88
Jackson's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Jackson Tennessee National Average
Overall 88 89 100
Services 96 93 100
Groceries 91 95 100
Health 83 89 100
Housing 74 80 100
Transportation 90 88 100
Utilities 97 96 100

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Population over time in Jackson

Year Population % Change
2019 66,870 -0.0%
2018 66,878 -0.1%
2017 66,977 -0.3%
2016 67,162 0.0%
2015 67,161 -0.0%
2014 67,190 0.8%
2013 66,665 1.0%
2012 66,009 2.1%
2011 64,670 0.4%
2010 64,418 -

Race / Ethnicity in Jackson

White
47.6% (31,807)
African American
44.5% (29,757)
American Indian
0.1% (66)
Asian
1.4% (951)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.5% (313)
Two Or More
1.8% (1,193)
Hispanic
4.2% (2,783)
Race Jackson TN USA
White 47.6% 73.8% 60.7%
African American 44.5% 16.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 1.4% 1.7% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.5% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.8% 2.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 4.2% 5.4% 18.0%

Gender in Jackson

Female
54.1% (36,182)
Male
45.9% (30,688)
Gender Jackson TN USA
Female 54.1% 51.2% 50.8%
Male 45.9% 48.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Jackson for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (2,006)
9-12th Grade
8.0% (5,349)
High School / GED
33.0% (22,067)
Some College
21.0% (14,042)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (4,680)
Bachelor's Degree
17.0% (11,367)
Master's Degree
7.0% (4,680)
Professional Degree
2.0% (1,337)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (1,337)
Education Jackson TN USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 8.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 33.0% 32.0% 27.0%
Some College 21.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 17.0% 17.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 7.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Jackson, Tennessee

Less than $10,000
10.7% (718,640)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.3% (422,198)
$15,000 to $24,999
13.2% (883,646)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.8% (719,415)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.3% (1,022,313)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.3% (1,154,783)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.6% (642,980)
$100,000 to $149,999
9.0% (600,631)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.8% (257,192)
$200,000 or more
4.0% (265,197)
Income Jackson TN USA
Less than $10,000 10.7% 6.9% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.3% 5.2% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 13.2% 10.6% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.8% 10.4% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.3% 14.0% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.3% 18.3% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.6% 12.4% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 9.0% 12.8% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.8% 4.7% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 4.0% 4.8% 7.7%

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