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Jackson Residents

Diversity
B+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Population
170,393
Unemployment Rate
8%
Poverty Rate
28.5%
Non-Citizens
0.8%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the people who live in your area?
Based on 45 responses
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  • Friendly
    24%
  • Active
    20%
  • Semi active
    18%
  • Everyone keeps to themselves
    11%
  • Very active
    7%
  • Warm and welcoming people
    7%
  • Free For All
    4%

Jackson Demographics

Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    12%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    15%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    31%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    26%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    15%
    13%
Racial Diversity
  • African American
    81%
  • White
    16%
  • Hispanic
    1%
  • Two or more races
    1%
  • Asian
    0%
  • American Indian or Alaska native
    0%
  • Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander
    0%
  • Other race
    0%
Gender
  • Female
    54%
  • Male
    46%
Age
  • <10 years
    14%
  • 10-17 years
    11%
  • 18-24 years
    12%
  • 25-34 years
    16%
  • 35-44 years
    12%
  • 45-54 years
    11%
  • 55-64 years
    12%
  • 65+ years
    12%

Income

Median Household Income
$35,308
National
$55,322
Household Income Brackets
  • <$25k
    37%
  • $25-$44k
    24%
  • $45-$74k
    19%
  • $75-$149k
    16%
  • $150k+
    4%
Median Individual Income
$20,818
National
$27,419
Individual Income Brackets
  • <$15k
    38%
  • $15-$34k
    33%
  • $35-$64k
    20%
  • $65k+
    9%

Community

Poll
60%
of residents say there is a good sense of community.48 responses
Poll
50%
of people say LGBT residents are somewhat accepted.48 responses
Poll
What is the most helpful tip for a new resident to know before moving to your area?
Based on 30 responses
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  • Dont' be careless, take precaution
    37%
  • Be involved with the things in the community
    27%
  • Be friendly
    10%
  • research and do not take the Owners word for it.
    10%
  • Dont move here you will reget it
    7%
  • Don't move in until everything is fixed.
    7%
  • Get to know your neighbors
    3%
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