The table below compares Jackson County to the other 82 counties and county equivalents in Mississippi by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 5||95th|
|Population Density1||# 4||96th|
|Diversity Index2||# 38||55th|
|Median Household Income||# 5||95th|
|Per Capita Income||# 8||91st|
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|Population in Households||140,853|
|Population in Familes||117,989|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||1,432|
|Average Household Size||2.63|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||61,869 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||38,064 (61.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||15,489 (25.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||8,316 (13.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$162,644|
|Average Home Value||$196,489|
|Median Household Income||$46,089|
|Average Household Income||$59,708|
|Per Capita Income||$22,540|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.78%|
|Per Capita Income||2.04%|
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