Jackson County OH Information


Jackson County Subdivisions

Jackson County OH Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 32,943
Population in Households 32,618
Population in Familes 26,692
Population in Group Qrtrs 325
Population Density1 78
Diversity Index2 9


Total Households 13,078
Average Household Size 2.49
Family Households 8,954
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 14,580 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 8,896 (61.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,182 (28.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,502 (10.3%)
Median Home Value $91,324
Average Home Value $118,831


Median Household Income $38,870
Average Household Income $51,585
Per Capita Income $20,589
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.14% -0.22%
Households 0.08% -0.08%
Families -0.13% -0.21%
Median Household Income   1.93%
Per Capita Income   2.13%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood 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.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


Jackson County OH - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Jackson County to the other 88 counties and county equivalents in Ohio by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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 # 71 20th
Population Density1 # 68 24th
Diversity Index2 # 77 11th
Median Household Income # 79 11th
Per Capita Income # 75 16th

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