Latest Data (2018)
Population 164,422
Nationwide Rank 158

Quick Facts

Jackson, Mississippi is the 158th largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Jackson, Mississippi is a city.

Jackson, Mississippi is currently 19.0% smaller than it was in 1980, the year of its peak recorded population.

Jackson, Mississippi's growth is extremely below average. 98% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Jackson, Mississippi Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
148 Salem, Oregon 173,442 25.7%
149 Elk Grove, California 172,886 111.6%
150 Garden Grove, California 172,646 4.3%
151 Pembroke Pines, Florida 172,374 24.6%
152 Peoria, Arizona 172,259 55.2%
153 Eugene, Oregon 171,245 23.1%
154 Corona, California 168,819 30.8%
155 Cary, North Carolina 168,160 72.6%
156 Springfield, Missouri 168,122 10.4%
157 Fort Collins, Colorado 167,830 39.7%
158 Jackson, Mississippi 164,422 -11.2%
159 Alexandria, Virginia 160,530 24.0%
160 Hayward, California 159,620 13.2%
161 Lancaster, California 159,053 33.4%
162 Lakewood, Colorado 156,798 8.5%
163 Clarksville, Tennessee 156,794 50.8%
164 Palmdale, California 156,667 33.3%
165 Salinas, California 156,259 8.8%
166 Springfield, Massachusetts 155,032 2.0%
167 Hollywood, Florida 154,823 10.8%
168 Pasadena, Texas 153,219 7.9%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 164,422 158
2017 166,965 156
2016 169,148 149
2015 170,674 148
2014 171,155 143
2013 172,638 138
2012 175,437 135
2011 175,291 135
2010 173,514 134
2009 175,021 132
2008 175,091 131
2007 177,020 128
2006 179,288 127
2005 179,015 124
2004 180,383 119
2003 180,518 119
2002 181,470 119
2001 183,173 117
2000 185,260 111
1990 196,575 80
1980 202,895 71
1970 153,968 90
1960 144,422 85