In 2017, Jackson County, MO had a population of 699k people with a median age of 36.7 and a median household income of $52,552. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Jackson County, MO grew from 691,801 to 698,895, a 1.03% increase and its median household income grew from $50,815 to $52,552, a 3.42% increase.
The population of Jackson County, MO is 62% White Alone, 23.3% Black or African American Alone, and 9.16% Hispanic or Latino. N/A% of the people in Jackson County, MO speak a non-English language, and 96.3% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Jackson County, MO are University of Missouri-Kansas City (3,663 degrees awarded in 2016), Metropolitan Community College-Kansas City (3,506 degrees), and Rockhurst University (932 degrees).
The median property value in Jackson County, MO is $142,300, and the homeownership rate is 58.3%. Most people in Jackson County, MO commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 23 minutes. The average car ownership in Jackson County, MO is 2 cars per household.