In 2017, Jackson, MS had a population of 170k people with a median age of 32.4 and a median household income of $35,308. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Jackson, MS declined from 172,039 to 170,393, a -0.957% decrease and its median household income grew from $32,866 to $35,308, a 7.43% increase.
The population of Jackson, MS is 81.4% Black or African American Alone, 16.4% White Alone, and 1.14% Hispanic or Latino. 2.85% of the people in Jackson, MS speak a non-English language, and 99.2% are U.S. citizens.
The median property value in Jackson, MS is $88,700, and the homeownership rate is 51.5%. Most people in Jackson, MS commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 20.1 minutes. The average car ownership in Jackson, MS is 2 cars per household.