Jackson County, IL has a population of 59,188 people with a median age of 30.8 and a median household income of $33,845. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Jackson County, IL declined from 59,534 to 59,188, a 0.58% decrease and its median household income declined from $33,871 to $33,845, a 0.08% decrease.
The population of Jackson County, IL is 75% White, 14.1% Black, and 4.16% Hispanic. 9.7% of the people in Jackson County, IL speak a non-English language, and 95.7% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Jackson County, IL are Southern Illinois University-Carbondale, with 4,938 graduates, N/A, with N/A graduates, and N/A, with N/A graduates.
The median property value in Jackson County, IL is $109,000, and the homeownership rate is 51.9%. Most people in Jackson County, IL commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 18.1 minutes. The average car ownership in Jackson County, IL is 2 cars per household.
Jackson County, IL is the 24th most populated county in Illinois and borders Franklin County, IL; Perry County, IL; Randolph County, IL; Union County, IL; Williamson County, IL; and Perry County, MO& 1 more.