Jackson County OK Information


Jackson County Subdivisions

Jackson County OK Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2015)


Total Population 25,936
Population in Households 25,249
Population in Familes 20,781
Population in Group Qrtrs 687
Population Density1 32
Diversity Index2 68


Total Households 10,158
Average Household Size 2.49
Family Households 6,883
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 12,129 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 6,196 (51.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,962 (32.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,971 (16.3%)
Median Home Value $102,716
Average Home Value $126,292


Median Household Income $43,423
Average Household Income $55,117
Per Capita Income $21,738
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.37% -0.3%
Households -0.17% -0.22%
Families -0.32% -0.32%
Median Household Income   3.14%
Per Capita Income   2.41%
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 OK - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Jackson County to the other 77 counties and county equivalents in Oklahoma by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 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 # 36 55th
Population Density1 # 37 53rd
Diversity Index2 # 6 94th
Median Household Income # 32 60th
Per Capita Income # 41 48th

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