In 2018, Jackson, MS had a population of 169k people with a median age of 32.4 and a median household income of $37,563. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Jackson, MS declined from 170,393 to 168,862, a -0.899% decrease and its median household income grew from $35,308 to $37,563, a 6.39% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Jackson, MS are Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (81.8%), White (Non-Hispanic) (15.9%), White (Hispanic) (0.718%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (0.558%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (0.389%). 0% of the people in Jackson, MS speak a non-English language, and 99.1% are U.S. citizens.
In 2018, the median property value in Jackson, MS was $90,800, and the homeownership rate was 50.4%. Most people in Jackson, MS drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 20.3 minutes. The average car ownership in Jackson, MS was 2 cars per household.