People in Jackson, Mississippi
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The 2012 Jackson, MS, population is 173,514. There are 1,563 people per square mile (population density).
Family in Jackson, MS
The median age is 31.3. The US median is 37.3. 29.77% of people in Jackson, MS, are married. 11.97% are divorced.
The average household size is 2.59 people. 17.30% of people are married, with children. 29.84% have children, but are single.
Race in Jackson, MS
18.42% of people are white, 79.37% are black, 0.39% are asian, 0.14% are native american, and 1.68% claim 'Other'.
24.54% of the people in Jackson, MS, claim hispanic ethnicity (meaning 75.46% are non-hispanic).
Jackson People SperlingViews
Mississippi Ain't All Bad: The climate is the one thing that makes Mississippi great.... (read more)Mostly Warm: Jackson, MS is a fair weathered place that's pretty enjoyable climate wise. I can get pretty hot in the summer, but for people who face harsh temperatures in the winter... (read more)retirement: I have lived all my life in Jackson. I have watched my city go from an upcoming city to a city of urban decay, simply, more and more dependent upon federal dollars.... (read more)Have an opinion about Jackson? Leave a commentTo See All SperlingViews for Jackson Click Here