No results found
Show all results

Jackson, MO&

Add Comparison
1.4% growth
Median Age
Median Household Income
2.36% growth
Poverty Rate
Number of Employees
1.16% growth
Median Property Value
2.11% growth


The economy of Jackson, MO employs 6,890 people. The economy of Jackson, MO is specialized in Mining, Quarrying, Oil, Gas Extraction; Real Estate, Rental & Leasing; and Wholesale trade, which employ respectively 2.85; 1.75; and 1.55 times more people than what would be expected in a location of this size. The largest industries in Jackson, MO are Healthcare & Social Assistance (1,356), Manufacturing (842), and Educational Services (706), and the highest paying industries are Real Estate, Rental & Leasing ($85,574), Transportation & Warehousing ($50,179), and Healthcare & Social Assistance ($35,017).

Median household income in Jackson, MO is $53,997. Males in Jackson, MO have an average income that is 1.31 times higher than the average income of females, which is $40,092. The income inequality of Jackson, MO (measured using the Gini index) is 0.469 which is lower than the national average.


Median Household Income

Wage by Gender in Common Jobs

Wage by Race & Ethnicity in Common Jobs

Wage Distribution

Income by Location

Poverty by Age and Gender

Poverty by Race & Ethnicity


Employment by Occupations

Most Common

Dataset: Source:

Most Specialized

Dataset: Source:

Highest Paid

Dataset: Source:


Employment by Industries

Most Common

Dataset: Source:

Most Specialized

Dataset: Source:

Highest Paying

Dataset: Source:

Health & Safety

Insurance and Medicare coverage combined with state and county level health and safety statistics for Jackson, MO. In Cape Girardeau County, MO the age groups most likely to have health care coverage are 18-24 and 6-17, men and women, respectively. The location has a 1 to 96 primary care clinician to patient ratio and a Medicare reimbursement average per patient per year of $8,257. St. Louis city, MO has the highest prevalence of homicides of any county in Missouri.


Clinician to Patient Rates

The closest comparable data for the census place of Jackson, MO is from the county of Cape Girardeau County, MO.

Insurance Coverage by Age and Gender

Medicare Enrollment and Reimbursements by Location

Trends in Medicare Enrollment and Reimbursements

Hospital Care for Medicare Patients

Heart Disease and Pneumonia

Diabetes Care

Preventative Women’s Health Services

Health Risks

Opioid Use

Conditions and Diseases

Risky/Harmful Behaviors

Homicide & Crime


Jackson, MO is home to a population of 14,641 people, from which 99% are citizens. The ethnic composition of the population of Jackson, MO is composed of 13,621 White residents (93%), 405 Black residents (2.77%), 340 Hispanic residents (2.32%), 217 Two+ residents (1.48%), and 57 Asian residents (0.39%). The most common foreign languages in Jackson, MO are Spanish (127 speakers), German (27 speakers), and Russian (27 speakers), but compared to other places, Jackson, MO has a relative high number of German (27 speakers), Persian (14 speakers), and Russian (27 speakers).


Age by Nativity


Global Diversity


Race & Ethnicity

Non-English Speakers




In 2015 universities in Cape Girardeau, Scott & Bollinger Counties PUMA, MO awarded 2,603 degrees. The student population of Cape Girardeau, Scott & Bollinger Counties PUMA, MO is skewed towards females, with 987 male students and 1,616 female students. Most students in Cape Girardeau, Scott & Bollinger Counties PUMA, MO are White (2,052 and 78.8%), followed by Black or African American (263 and 10.1%), Asian (26 and 1%), and Unknown (24 and 0.92%). The largest universities in Cape Girardeau, Scott & Bollinger Counties PUMA, MO by number of graduates are Southeast Missouri State University (2,112 and 81.1%), Cape Girardeau Career and Technology Center (146 and 5.61%), and eClips School of Cosmetology and Barbering (111 and 4.26%). The most popular majors in Cape Girardeau, Scott & Bollinger Counties PUMA, MO are General Studies (159 and 6.11%), Registered Nursing (135 and 5.19%), and Speech Communication & Rhetoric (97 and 3.73%). The median tuition costs in Cape Girardeau, Scott & Bollinger Counties PUMA, MO are $16,380 for private four year colleges, and $5,979 and $11,364 respectively, for public four year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.



Student Gender for Common Institutions

Student Race & Ethnicity

Housing & Living

The median property value in Jackson, MO is $159,700, which is 0.78 times smaller than the national average of $205,000. Between 2015 and 2016 the median property value increased from $156,400 to $159,700, a 2.11% increase. The homeownership rate of Jackson, MO is 69.1%, which is higher than the national average of 63.6%. People in Jackson, MO have an average commute time of 18.2 minutes, and they commute by Drove Alone. Car ownership in Jackson, MO is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.


Household Income


Property Value

Property Taxes

Rent vs Own


Car Ownership

Commute Time

Commuter Transportation

Keep Exploring

United States
Cape Girardeau County
Cape Girardeau, MO-IL Metro Area
metropolitan statistical area
Cape Girardeau, Scott & Bollinger Counties PUMA
public use microdata area
No results found
Loading Comparison