In 2017, Jackson, MS had a population of 579k people with a median age of 36.2 and a median household income of $52,434. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Jackson, MS declined from 580,178 to 578,794, a -0.239% decrease and its median household income grew from $50,632 to $52,434, a 3.56% increase.
The population of Jackson, MS is 49.5% Black or African American Alone, 46.1% White Alone, and 2.44% Hispanic or Latino. N/A% of the people in Jackson, MS speak a non-English language, and 98.7% are U.S. citizens.
The median property value in Jackson, MS is $147,700, and the homeownership rate is 67.3%. Most people in Jackson, MS commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 23.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Jackson, MS is 2 cars per household.