Jackson County FL Information


Jackson County Subdivisions

Jackson County FL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 50,086
Daytime Population: Workers 16,484
Daytime Population: Residents 27,976
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 44,460
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.89
Population in Households 41,876
Population in Familes 33,945
Population in Group Qrtrs 8,210
Population Density2 55
Diversity Index3 52


Median Household Income $38,141
Average Household Income $52,758
Per Capita Income $19,171


Total Housing Units 21,136 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 12,137 (57.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 5,221 (24.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,778 (17.9%)
Median Home Value $97,077
Average Home Value $138,797


Total Households 17,358
Average Household Size 2.41
Family Households 11,520
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. 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 0.09% -0.16%
Households -0.05% -0.24%
Families -0.14% -0.3%
Median Household Income   2.14%
Per Capita Income   2.13%


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, 2017 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 Density # 47 31st
Diversity Index # 29 58th
Median Household Income # 51 25th
Per Capita Income # 54 21st

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