In 2019, Jackson County, NC had a population of 42.9k people with a median age of 37.7 and a median household income of $47,252. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Jackson County, NC grew from 42,256 to 42,938, a 1.61% increase and its median household income grew from $44,028 to $47,252, a 7.32% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Jackson County, NC are White (Non-Hispanic) (80.7%), American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic) (7.65%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.75%), White (Hispanic) (2.45%), and Other (Hispanic) (2.25%). 0% of the households in Jackson County, NC speak a non-English language at home as their primary language.
97% of the residents in Jackson County, NC are U.S. citizens.
In 2019, the median property value in Jackson County, NC was $196,100, and the homeownership rate was 64.3%. Most people in Jackson County, NC drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 19.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Jackson County, NC was 2 cars per household.