Jackson County FL Information

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Jackson County Subdivisions

Jackson County FL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)

POPULATION

Total Population 50,856
Population in Households 42,525
Population in Familes 34,492
Population in Group Qrtrs 8,331
Population Density1 55
Diversity Index2 52
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 17,460
Average Household Size 2.44
Family Households 11,576
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 21,160 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 12,195 (57.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 5,265 (24.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,700 (17.5%)
Median Home Value $95,582
Average Home Value $138,864
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $36,991
Average Household Income $50,179
Per Capita Income $18,114
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.35% 0.02%
Households 0.04% -0.05%
Families -0.08% -0.14%
Median Household Income   2.43%
Per Capita Income   1.84%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood 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.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

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Jackson County FL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Jackson County to the other 67 counties and county equivalents in Florida by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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 # 42 39th
Population Density1 # 47 31st
Diversity Index2 # 28 60th
Median Household Income # 51 25th
Per Capita Income # 56 18th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Florida Census Data Comparison Tool.