Jackson County TN Information


Jackson County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 11,533
Daytime Population: Workers 2,180
Daytime Population: Residents 7,363
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 9,543
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.83
Population in Households 11,356
Population in Familes 9,090
Population in Group Qrtrs 177
Population Density2 37
Diversity Index3 10


Median Household Income $34,435
Average Household Income $44,830
Per Capita Income $18,715


Total Housing Units 5,930 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,547 (59.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,183 (19.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,200 (20.2%)
Median Home Value $112,006
Average Home Value $145,968


Total Households 4,730
Average Household Size 2.4
Family Households 3,139
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 -0.12% -0.26%
Households -0.17% -0.29%
Families -0.34% -0.4%
Median Household Income   0.9%
Per Capita Income   2.41%


Jackson County TN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Jackson County to the other 95 counties and county equivalents in Tennessee 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 # 86 11th
Population Density # 83 14th
Diversity Index # 87 9th
Median Household Income # 84 13th
Per Capita Income # 85 12th

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