Jackson County IN Information


Jackson County Subdivisions

Jackson County IN Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 44,768
Population in Households 44,173
Population in Familes 36,102
Population in Group Qrtrs 595
Population Density1 88
Diversity Index2 26


Median Household Income $51,178
Average Household Income $61,954
Per Capita Income $24,314


Total Housing Units 19,226 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 12,857 (66.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,588 (23.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,781 ( 9.3%)
Median Home Value $130,184
Average Home Value $159,571


Total Households 17,445
Average Household Size 2.53
Family Households 12,133
Average Family Size 3
  1. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  2. 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 0.67% 0.64%
Households 0.68% 0.65%
Families 0.52% 0.54%
Median Household Income   1.96%
Per Capita Income   2.76%


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, 2018 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 # 34 64th
Population Density # 46 51st
Diversity Index # 25 74th
Median Household Income # 48 49th
Per Capita Income # 68 27th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Indiana Census Data Comparison Tool.