|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Lake Jackson is 27,879. Lake Jackson, Texas is the 1,397th largest city in the US.
Lake Jackson is located entirely in Brazoria County.
The peak population of Lake Jackson was in 2020, when its population was 28,166. In 2020, Lake Jackson was the 1,382nd largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 1,397th largest city in the US. Lake Jackson is currently 1.0% smaller than it was in 2020.
Lake Jackson has grown 1.2% since the 2000. Lake Jackson, Texas's growth is below average. 75% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Lake Jackson has a population density of 1,381.1 people per square mile.
|1391||Maryland Heights, Missouri||28,024||3.2%|
|1394||Fort Mill, South Carolina||27,991||248.4%|
|1395||New Iberia, Louisiana||27,989||-14.0%|
|1397||Lake Jackson, Texas||27,879||1.2%|
|1398||Garden City, Kansas||27,856||-2.3%|
|1400||West Melbourne, Florida||27,830||170.8%|
The total voting age population of Lake Jackson, Texas, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 19,084. The voting age population is 50.0% male and 50.0% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 14.1% of the residents of Lake Jackson are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Lake Jackson are 87.2% White, 3.6% Two or more races, 3.5% Black, 3.0% Asian, 2.6% Other and 0.1% American Indian. Additionally, 29.4% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Lake Jackson, 8.5% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 10.7%. On a per-household basis, 7.1% of families are below the poverty line in Lake Jackson.
Among those aged 16 and older, 68.7% of Lake Jackson residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 94.0% of Lake Jackson residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 35.2% have a bachelor's degree and 10.5% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Lake Jackson residents aged 5 and older, 22.4% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 18.8% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.6% speak an Indo-European language, and 1.7% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Lake Jackson is 4.3%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Lake Jackson, 11.9% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Lake Jackson is $82,465.
In Lake Jackson, 64.8% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 35.2% of housing units in Lake Jackson.
Of all the housing units in Lake Jackson, 0.7% of them were build before 1940.
In Lake Jackson, 16.4% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 1,800 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Lake Jackson is $1,219.
In Lake Jackson, 88.6% of households have an active broadband internet connection.