Jackson County IN Information


Jackson County Subdivisions

Jackson County IN Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 45,112
Daytime Population: Workers 22,849
Daytime Population: Residents 23,094
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 45,943
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.02
Population in Households 44,517
Population in Familes 36,595
Population in Group Qrtrs 595
Population Density2 89
Diversity Index3 26


Median Household Income $49,248
Average Household Income $60,705
Per Capita Income $23,561


Total Housing Units 19,242 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 12,382 (64.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 5,000 (26.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,860 ( 9.7%)
Median Home Value $131,017
Average Home Value $161,222


Total Households 17,382
Average Household Size 2.56
Family Households 12,096
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.87% 0.78%
Households 0.72% 0.69%
Families 0.54% 0.58%
Median Household Income   1.47%
Per Capita Income   2.74%


Jackson County IN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Jackson County to the other 92 counties and county equivalents in Indiana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 33 65th
Population Density # 46 51st
Diversity Index # 26 73rd
Median Household Income # 47 50th
Per Capita Income # 63 33rd

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