Jackson County TN Information


Jackson County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 11,510
Population in Households 11,333
Population in Familes 9,125
Population in Group Qrtrs 177
Population Density1 37
Diversity Index2 10


Median Household Income $34,634
Average Household Income $45,788
Per Capita Income $19,138


Total Housing Units 5,902 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,665 (62.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,063 (18.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,174 (19.9%)
Median Home Value $121,677
Average Home Value $151,876


Total Households 4,728
Average Household Size 2.4
Family Households 3,123
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 -0.13% -0.23%
Households -0.16% -0.25%
Families -0.36% -0.38%
Median Household Income   2.24%
Per Capita Income   2.7%


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, 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 # 86 11th
Population Density # 84 12th
Diversity Index # 86 11th
Median Household Income # 86 11th
Per Capita Income # 88 8th

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