Jackson County AL Information


Jackson County Subdivisions

Jackson County AL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 53,226
Population in Households 52,629
Population in Familes 44,110
Population in Group Qrtrs 597
Population Density1 49
Diversity Index2 23


Median Household Income $38,627
Average Household Income $51,639
Per Capita Income $21,013


Total Housing Units 25,173 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 15,331 (60.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 6,089 (24.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,753 (14.9%)
Median Home Value $113,554
Average Home Value $156,821


Total Households 21,420
Average Household Size 2.46
Family Households 14,885
Average Family Size 3
  1. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  2. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.0% -0.22%
Households -0.05% -0.26%
Families -0.26% -0.39%
Median Household Income   1.22%
Per Capita Income   1.48%


Jackson County AL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Jackson County to the other 67 counties and county equivalents in Alabama by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 26 63rd
Population Density # 33 52nd
Diversity Index # 62 9th
Median Household Income # 32 54th
Per Capita Income # 38 45th

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