|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Jackson is 4,644. Jackson, Alabama is the 5,017th largest city in the US.
Jackson is located entirely in Clarke County.
The peak population of Jackson was in 1990, when its population was 5,827. In 1990, Jackson was the 3,664th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 5,017th largest city in the US. Jackson is currently 20.3% smaller than it was in 1990.
Jackson has shrunk 14.0% since the year 2000. Jackson, Alabama's growth is extremely below average. 93% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Jackson has a population density of 334.3 people per square mile.
|5011||Grafton, West Virginia||4,651||-15.0%|
|5012||Pilot Point, Texas||4,651||30.0%|
|5018||Highlands, New Jersey||4,636||-8.9%|
|5019||West Pittston, Pennsylvania||4,636||-8.2%|
|5023||Randleman, North Carolina||4,631||28.8%|
The total voting age population of Jackson, Alabama, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 3,802. The voting age population is 44.3% male and 55.7% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 20.9% of the residents of Jackson are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Jackson are 51.3% Black, 48.1% White, 0.5% Asian and 0.1% Two or more races.
In Jackson, 23.7% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 31.3%. On a per-household basis, 14.6% of families are below the poverty line in Jackson.
Among those aged 16 and older, 46.8% of Jackson residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 81.3% of Jackson residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 16.9% have a bachelor's degree and 7.4% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Jackson residents aged 5 and older, 0.4% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.1% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.3% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Jackson is 14.1%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Jackson, 13.8% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Jackson is $40,651.
In Jackson, 64.8% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 35.2% of housing units in Jackson.
Of all the housing units in Jackson, 4.9% of them were build before 1940.
In Jackson, 10.6% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 260 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Jackson is $569.
In Jackson, 64.7% of households have an active broadband internet connection.