In 2019, Jackson, MS had a population of 166k people with a median age of 33 and a median household income of $38,888. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Jackson, MS declined from 168,862 to 166,383, a −1.47% decrease and its median household income grew from $37,563 to $38,888, a 3.53% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Jackson, MS are Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (82%), White (Non-Hispanic) (15.6%), White (Hispanic) (0.913%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (0.494%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (0.317%). 0% of the households in Jackson, MS speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 99.2% of the residents in Jackson, MS are U.S. citizens.
In 2019, the median property value in Jackson, MS was $90,700, and the homeownership rate was 50%. Most people in Jackson, MS drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 20.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Jackson, MS was 2 cars per household.