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Jackson County, Arkansas

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Jackson County, Arkansas
Population estimates, July 1, 2018, (V2018) 16,811
People
Population
Population estimates, July 1, 2018, (V2018) 16,811
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2018) 17,998
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2018, (V2018) -6.6%
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 17,997
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
5.8%
Persons under 18 years, percent
20.1%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
18.1%
Female persons, percent
50.3%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
79.0%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
17.7%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
0.7%
Asian alone, percent(a)
0.5%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
0.2%
Two or More Races, percent
1.9%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
2.9%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
76.6%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2013-2017 1,156
Foreign born persons, percent, 2013-2017 0.4%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2018, (V2018) 7,587
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2013-2017 70.6%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2013-2017 $61,300
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2013-2017 $758
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2013-2017 $281
Median gross rent, 2013-2017 $576
Building permits, 2018 8
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2013-2017 6,179
Persons per household, 2013-2017 2.31
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2013-2017 79.3%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2013-2017 2.2%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2013-2017 70.6%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2013-2017 57.2%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2013-2017 77.4%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2013-2017 9.2%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2013-2017 14.9%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
8.7%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2013-2017 42.9%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2013-2017 31.9%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 14,919
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 76,053
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 424,960
Total merchant wholesaler sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 106,857
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 177,720
Total retail sales per capita, 2012(c) $10,098
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2013-2017 19.1
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2017 dollars), 2013-2017 $32,783
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2017 dollars), 2013-2017 $19,458
Persons in poverty, percent
22.2%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2016 316
Total employment, 2016 4,043
Total annual payroll, 2016 ($1,000) 136,649
Total employment, percent change, 2015-2016 7.2%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2017 835
All firms, 2012 1,045
Men-owned firms, 2012 456
Women-owned firms, 2012 393
Minority-owned firms, 2012 77
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012 906
Veteran-owned firms, 2012 102
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012 796
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2010 28.4
Land area in square miles, 2010 633.94
FIPS Code 05067
Value Notes

Estimates are not comparable to other geographic levels due to methodology differences that may exist between different data sources.

Some estimates presented here come from sample data, and thus have sampling errors that may render some apparent differences between geographies statistically indistinguishable. Click the Quick Info icon to the left of each row in TABLE view to learn about sampling error.

The vintage year (e.g., V2018) refers to the final year of the series (2010 thru 2018). Different vintage years of estimates are not comparable.

Fact Notes Value Flags

QuickFacts data are derived from: Population Estimates, American Community Survey, Census of Population and Housing, Current Population Survey, Small Area Health Insurance Estimates, Small Area Income and Poverty Estimates, State and County Housing Unit Estimates, County Business Patterns, Nonemployer Statistics, Economic Census, Survey of Business Owners, Building Permits.

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