Jackson Parish, LA has a population of 15,999 people with a median age of 39.5 and a median household income of $38,310. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Jackson Parish, LA declined from 16,109 to 15,999, a 0.68% decrease and its median household income grew from $38,029 to $38,310, a 0.74% increase.
The population of Jackson Parish, LA is 66.8% White, 30.2% Black, and 1.53% Hispanic. 2.09% of the people in Jackson Parish, LA speak a non-English language, and 99% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Jackson Parish, LA are Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College, with 6,480 graduates, Tulane University of Louisiana, with 4,471 graduates, and South Central Louisiana Technical College-Young Memorial Campus, with 4,124 graduates.
The median property value in Jackson Parish, LA is $85,300, and the homeownership rate is 69.4%. Most people in Jackson Parish, LA commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 30.7 minutes. The average car ownership in Jackson Parish, LA is 2 cars per household.
Jackson Parish, LA is the 51st most populated county in Louisiana and borders Bienville Parish, LA; Caldwell Parish, LA; Lincoln Parish, LA; Ouachita Parish, LA; and Winn Parish, LA.