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Jackson County, Florida (FL)

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County population in 2014: 48,801 (25% urban, 75% rural); it was 46,755 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 6,623
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 6,257
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 12,943
Renter-occupied apartments: 4,537 (it was 3,677 in 2000)
% of renters here:

22%
State:

33%

Land area: 916 sq. mi.

Water area: 38.9 sq. mi.

Population density: 53 people per square mile   (average).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Jackson County: 81.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (22.6%), Educational, health and social services (15.4%), Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing (11.9%), Transportation and warehousing,and utilities (11.3%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 57%
  • Government: 0%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 43%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%

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Races in Jackson County, Florida:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (66.6%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (26.3%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (4.3%)
  • Two or more races (1.6%)
  • American Indian and Alaska Native alone (0.6%)
Median resident age:  40.0 years
Florida median age:  40.0 years
Males: 26,734  (54.8%)
Females: 22,067  (45.2%)

Jackson County,FL real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Jackson County:

2.0 people
Florida:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2013: $35,342 ($29,744 in 1999)

This county:

$35342
Florida:

$46036

Median contract rent in 2013 for apartments: $412 (lower quartile is $314, upper quartile is $561)
This county:

$412
State:

$838


Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $84,305 (it was $59,300 in 2000)
Jackson:

$84,305
Florida:

$153,300
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $48,641 - $158,753
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $911
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $312

Institutionalized population: 7,719

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 1
  • Rapes: 9
  • Robberies: 7
  • Assaults: 135
  • Burglaries: 236
  • Thefts: 354
  • Auto thefts: 33

Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 4
  • Rapes: 9
  • Robberies: 4
  • Assaults: 135
  • Burglaries: 193
  • Thefts: 358
  • Auto thefts: 27
Jackson County, FL map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2000: 194 buildings, average cost: $63,800
  • 2001: 141 buildings, average cost: $69,900
  • 2002: 124 buildings, average cost: $88,900
  • 2003: 121 buildings, average cost: $101,800
  • 2004: 152 buildings, average cost: $114,400
  • 2005: 195 buildings, average cost: $132,900
  • 2006: 179 buildings, average cost: $145,900
  • 2007: 221 buildings, average cost: $113,000
  • 2008: 93 buildings, average cost: $132,200
  • 2009: 76 buildings, average cost: $122,100
  • 2010: 58 buildings, average cost: $119,600
  • 2011: 41 buildings, average cost: $127,100
  • 2012: 49 buildings, average cost: $124,900
  • 2013: 38 buildings, average cost: $165,500
  • 2014: 29 buildings, average cost: $172,800

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $654 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $441 (0.6%)

Jackson County household income distribution in 2009 Jackson County home values distribution Jackson County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 21.7%
(16.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 29.9% for Black residents, 58.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 23.9% for American Indian residents, 41.4% for other race residents, 33.8% for two or more races residents)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 21.7%
Jackson County:

21.7%
Florida:

17.0%
(16.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 29.2% for Black residents, 60.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 21.7% for American Indian residents, 40.3% for other race residents, 34.2% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2013: 40 years old
(Males: 39 years old, Females: 44 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 45 years old, Black residents: 38 years old, American Indian residents: 35 years old, Asian residents: 33 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 28 years old, Other race residents: 30 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Jackson County is $452 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $503 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $623 a month.

Cities in this county include: Marianna, Cypress, Graceville, Malone, Sneads, Cottondale, Grand Ridge, Greenwood, Alford, Jacob City.

Jackson County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Zip CodeCityCertified Residential DatabaseMandatory Residential DatabaseMandatory Non-Residential Database
Buildings MeasuredAbove 4 pCi/L (%)Buildings MeasuredAbove 4 pCi/L (%)Buildings MeasuredAbove 4 pCi/L (%)
32420Alford--2020
32431Cottondale10----
32442Grand Ridge10----
32443Greenwood301010
32445Malone10----
32446Marianna3436060
32448Marianna70----

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Neighboring counties: East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana , Harrison County, Mississippi , Cook County, Georgia , Madison County , St. Charles Parish, Louisiana , Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana , Pearl River County, Mississippi , Pike County, Mississippi , Wakulla County .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.4%
Florida:

5.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 2,115
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 69.1%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 12.8%

Number of foreign born residents: 706 (59% naturalized citizens)

Jackson County:

1.5%
Whole state:

16.7%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 108
  • 1990 to 1994: 38
  • 1985 to 1989: 95
  • 1980 to 1984: 54
  • 1975 to 1979: 73
  • 1970 to 1974: 46
  • 1970 to 1974: 93
  • 1965 to 1969: 199

Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.5 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 74.4%

Jackson County marital status for males Jackson County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 11,655
  • One, attached: 254
  • Two: 516
  • 3 or 4: 222
  • 5 to 9: 210
  • 10 to 19: 67
  • 20 or more: 245
  • Mobile homes: 6,265
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 56

Housing units in Jackson County with a mortgage: 3,801 (251 second mortgage, 215 home equity loan, 2 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 3,334

Here:

0.0% with mortgage
State:

71.7% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Jackson County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant16,15696
Black Protestant3,92526
Mainline Protestant2,56520
Other6752
Catholic3711
None26,054-
Jackson County Religion Details
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 10
Jackson County:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Here:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

0.11 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 8
This county:

1.63 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

1.28 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 24
Jackson County:

4.88 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

3.04 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 17
This county:

3.46 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.45 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Jackson County:

11.5%
Florida:

9.2%

Adult obesity rate:
Jackson County:

30.2%
State:

23.7%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

11.9%
State:

14.0%

Agriculture in Jackson County:

Average size of farms: 247 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $39,641
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $336.04
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 31.87%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $50,581
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 32.59%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 16.87%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $47,604
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 93.04%
Average age of principal farm operators: 58 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 15.74
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 6.68%
Corn for grain: 3423 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 3809 harvested acres
Upland cotton: 31583 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 888 harvested acres
Vegetables: 3,028 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 684 acres

Earthquake activity:

Jackson County-area historical earthquake activity is above Florida state average. It is 94% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/24/1997 at 08:35:17, a magnitude 4.9 (4.8 MB, 4.2 MS, 4.9 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 122.9 miles away from Jackson County center
On 9/10/2006 at 14:56:08, a magnitude 5.9 (5.9 MB, 5.5 MS, 5.8 MW, Depth: 8.7 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 323.8 miles away from the county center
On 1/18/1999 at 07:00:53, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 217.1 miles away from the county center
On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.9 (4.4 MB, 4.6 MW, 4.9 LG, Depth: 12.2 mi) earthquake occurred 258.6 miles away from the county center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 268.2 miles away from Jackson County center
On 2/10/2006 at 04:14:22, a magnitude 5.3 (4.2 MB, 5.3 MS, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 362.2 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • FloridaSevere Storms, Flooding, Tornadoes, and Straight-line Winds, Incident Period: March 26, 2009 to May 5, 2009, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1831): April 21, 2009, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1831, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood, Wind
  • FloridaTropical Storm Fay, Incident Period: August 18, 2008 to September 12, 2008, Emergency Declared (EM-3288): August 21, 2008, FEMA Id: FEMA-EM-3288, Natural disaster type: Tropical Storm
  • FloridaHurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 1, 2005, Emergency Declared (EM-3220): September 5, 2005, FEMA Id: FEMA-EM-3220, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • FloridaHurricane Ivan, Incident Period: September 13, 2004 to November 17, 2004, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1551): September 16, 2004, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1551, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • FloridaHurricane Charley and Tropical Storm Bonnie, Incident Period: August 11, 2004 to August 30, 2004, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1539): August 13, 2004, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1539, Natural disaster type: Tropical Storm, Hurricane
  • FloridaFire Hazard, Incident Period: April 15, 1999 to May 25, 1999, Emergency Declared (EM-3139): April 27, 1999, FEMA Id: FEMA-EM-3139, Natural disaster type: Fire
  • FloridaChipola District Fire, Incident Period: April 13, 1999, Natural disaster type: Fire
  • FloridaHurricane Georges, Incident Period: September 25, 1998 to October 2, 1998, Emergency Declared (EM-3131): September 25, 1998, FEMA Id: FEMA-EM-3131, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • FloridaHurricane Georges, Incident Period: September 25, 1998 to October 7, 1998, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1249): September 28, 1998, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1249, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • FloridaFlorida Extreme Fire Hazard, Incident Period: May 25, 1998 to July 22, 1998, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1223): June 18, 1998, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1223, Natural disaster type: Fire
  • 4 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Jackson County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 6, Tropical Storms: 4, Fires: 3, Floods: 2, Storms: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Class of Workers

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Public administration (13%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (3%)
  • Manufacturing (3%)
  • Health care and social assistance (27%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Public administration (15%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
  • Manufacturing (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Office and administrative support occupations (10%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (19%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (8%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (8%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (5%)

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • Cuba (9%)
  • Canada (8%)
  • Philippines (8%)
  • Pakistan (8%)
  • Mexico (8%)
  • Barbados (6%)
  • Germany (6%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Jackson County (%):

  • United States or American (27%)
  • English (9%)
  • Irish (8%)
  • German (6%)
  • Scotch-Irish (2%)
  • African (2%)
  • French (except Basque) (2%)

Jackson County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 13,850 (82%)
  • Carpooled: 2,070 (12%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 36 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 28 (0%)
  • Walked: 265 (2%)
  • Other means: 179 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 537 (3%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)


People in group quarters in Jackson County, Florida in 2000:

  • 3,149 people in state prisons
  • 1,462 people in federal prisons and detention centers
  • 343 people in schools, hospitals, or wards for the mentally retarded
  • 308 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 265 people in training schools for juvenile delinquents
  • 243 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 224 people in nursing homes
  • 175 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 12 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 9 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 4 people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill
  • 4 people in other hospitals or wards for chronically ill

People in group quarters in Jackson County, Florida in 2010:

  • 5,362 people in state prisons
  • 1,477 people in federal prisons
  • 475 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 246 people in college/university student housing
  • 227 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 169 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles
  • 18 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 7 people in hospitals with patients who have no usual home elsewhere
  • 7 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 4 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 2 people in in-patient hospice facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $41,033.

5.59% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($29,396 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.59%
Florida average:

7.97%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
3.29% relocated from other counties in Florida ($17,153 average AGI)
2.30% relocated from other states ($12,243 average AGI)
Jackson County:

2.30%
Florida average:

3.71%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Bay County, FL  0.37% ($25,821 average AGI)
from Houston County, AL  0.33% ($24,647)
from Calhoun County, FL  0.32% ($21,755)
from Gadsden County, FL  0.31% ($29,708)
from Washington County, FL  0.30% ($28,717)
from Leon County, FL  0.29% ($38,909)
from Holmes County, FL  0.24% ($24,000)


6.36% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($28,437 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.36%
Florida average:

7.17%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
3.90% relocated to other counties in Florida ($17,472 average AGI)
2.46% relocated to other states ($10,964 average AGI)
Jackson County:

2.46%
Florida average:

2.87%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Bay County, FL  0.59% ($34,418 average AGI)
to Washington County, FL  0.45% ($34,014)
to Leon County, FL  0.39% ($32,917)
to Houston County, AL  0.36% ($30,418)
to Calhoun County, FL  0.31% ($26,271)
to Gadsden County, FL  0.20% ($27,258)
to Holmes County, FL  0.20% ($25,933)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 12.3
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.7

Births per 1000 population in Jackson County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 10.7
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 10.9
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 11.2

Deaths per 1000 population in Jackson County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 8.6
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 8.1

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Jackson County

Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 18.0%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 8.9%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Jackson County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19

Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Jackson County


Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 9,334 (6,982 aged, 2,352 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 1,263 (13%)

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Aged persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Disabled persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Most common underlying causes of death in Jackson County, Florida in 1999 - 2014:

  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (573)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (568)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (558)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (362)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (348)
  • Atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease, so described (309)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (241)
  • Unspecified dementia (222)
  • Congestive heart failure (140)
  • Colon, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (132)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 16%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 13%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 4.19
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 6936.170
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 211.780
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 30084.71

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1192.200
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1077.880
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 18.37

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 17.52
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 67.37

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 4.08

Crimes per 100,000 population in 1996: 1

Homicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 78.5. This is more than state average.

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 102.7. This is less than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide:

Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 84.6
  • Other - 18.1

Household type by relationship:

Households: 41,752
  • In family households: 35,007 (7,609 male householders, 4,028 female householders)
    8,035 spouses, 11,424 children (10,333 natural, 291 adopted, 800 stepchildren), 1,437 grandchildren, 363 brothers or sisters, 355 parents, 530 other relatives, 992 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 6,745 (2,703 male householders (2,258 living alone)), 3,077 female householders (2,769 living alone)), 965 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 7,994 (7,719 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 5,552 2-persons, 2,699 3-persons, 1,991 4-persons, 859 5-persons, 350 6-persons, 186 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 5,027 1-person, 617 2-persons, 89 3-persons, 29 4-persons, 13 5-persons, 3 6-persons, 2 7-or-more-persons.

6,025 married couples with children.
2,962 single-parent households (546 men, 2,416 women).

95.6% of residents of Jackson County speak English at home.
2.9% of residents speak Spanish at home (66% speak English very well, 23% speak English well, 8% speak English not well, 3% don't speak English at all).
0.9% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (76% speak English very well, 16% speak English well, 6% speak English not well, 2% don't speak English at all).
0.3% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (63% speak English very well, 33% speak English well, 4% speak English not well).
0.4% of residents speak other language at home (70% speak English very well, 30% speak English well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $381,231,000 ($7994 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $14,909,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $139,015,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $67,955,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $13,299,000
Federal grants: $113,708,000
Federal procurement contracts: $16,271,000 ($318,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $30,983,000 ($3,168,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $1,306,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $16,293,000
Federal Government insurance: $39,140,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 2,863
Here:

58 per 1000 residents
State:

63 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 2,580
Here:

53 per 1000 residents
State:

49 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +108
Here:

+2 per 1000 residents
State:

+30 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +1,907
Here:

+39 per 1000 residents
State:

+59 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Jackson County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 2.46 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.7
State:

5.6

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.7
State:

3.8

Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 164
  • 2000 to 2004: 3,272
  • 1990 to 1999: 3,583
  • 1980 to 1989: 3,602
  • 1970 to 1979: 3,558
  • 1960 to 1969: 1,856
  • 1950 to 1959: 2,041
  • 1940 to 1949: 1,308
  • 1939 or earlier: 1,420
Rooms in houses/apartments in Jackson County, Florida
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 2
  • 2 rooms: 160
  • 3 rooms: 546
  • 4 rooms: 1,546
  • 5 rooms: 3,556
  • 6 rooms: 3,418
  • 7 rooms: 1,940
  • 8 rooms: 1,118
  • 9+ rooms: 657
  • 1 room: 14
  • 2 rooms: 327
  • 3 rooms: 515
  • 4 rooms: 825
  • 5 rooms: 1,017
  • 6 rooms: 576
  • 7 rooms: 249
  • 8 rooms: 90
  • 9+ rooms: 64
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Jackson County, Florida
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 29
  • 1 bedroom: 383
  • 2 bedrooms: 2,891
  • 3 bedrooms: 7,709
  • 4 bedrooms: 1,757
  • 5+ bedrooms: 174
  • no bedroom: 53
  • 1 bedroom: 706
  • 2 bedrooms: 1,390
  • 3 bedrooms: 1,281
  • 4 bedrooms: 213
  • 5+ bedrooms: 34
Cars and other vehicles available in Jackson County, Florida in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 823
  • 1 vehicle: 4,147
  • 2 vehicles: 5,172
  • 3 vehicles: 2,059
  • 4 vehicles: 565
  • 5+ vehicles: 177
  • no vehicle: 924
  • 1 vehicle: 1,547
  • 2 vehicles: 1,016
  • 3 vehicles: 164
  • 4 vehicles: 23
  • 5+ vehicles: 3

62% of Jackson County residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 47% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 63% lived in Florida.

Jackson County:

62.4%
State average:

51.1%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 29602
  • Northeast: 2215
  • Midwest: 2561
  • South: 10370
  • West: 852

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $54,600


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 1%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 1%

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Jackson County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Electricity (64.9%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (23.6%)
  • Utility gas (7.1%)
  • Wood (2.3%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1.6%)
  • Electricity (56.1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (25.8%)
  • Utility gas (14.0%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (2.3%)
  • Wood (1.4%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 347
Here:

7.0%
Florida:

11.7%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 218
Here:

7.3%
Florida:

9.7%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 302
Here:

16.0%
Florida:

21.0%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

Jackson County government finances - Expenditure in 2002:

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $7,157,000
    Parks & Recreation: $235,000
    General Public Buildings: $82,000
    Corrections - Other: $36,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $3,418,000
    Police Protection: $3,100,000
    Corrections - Other: $2,486,000
    Financial Administration: $1,969,000
    Fire Protection: $1,823,000
    Health Services - Other: $1,529,000
    General - Other: $997,000
    Libraries: $923,000
    Welfare, Vendor Payments for Other Purposes: $910,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $823,000
    Central Staff Services: $814,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $522,000
    General Public Buildings: $317,000
    Sewerage: $163,000
    Water Utilities: $160,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $137,000
    Solid Waste Management: $94,000
    Parks & Recreation: $63,000
    Private Transit Subsidies: $60,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $219,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Regular Highways: $133,000
    Parks & Recreation: $45,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $772,000
    Fire Protection: $178,000
    Corrections - Other: $88,000
    Solid Waste Management: $88,000
    Protective Inspection & Regulation, NEC: $72,000
    Libraries: $54,000
    Natural Resource - Other: $44,000
    Central Staff: $35,000
    Financial Administration: $18,000
    Judicial: $10,000
    Parks & Recreation: $9,000
    Police Protection: $8,000
    Health - Other: $4,000
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $8,558,000
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $187,000

Jackson County government finances - Revenue in 2002:

  • Charges - All Other: $2,539,000
    Parks & Recreation: $35,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Support: $20,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $7,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $898,000
    Interest Earnings: $544,000
    Rents: $157,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $417,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $4,944,000
    General Support: $3,450,000
    Housing & Community Development: $936,000
    All Other: $786,000
    Public Welfare: $617,000
    Transit Utilities: $60,000
    Water Utilities: $35,000
  • Tax - Property: $6,942,000
    Motor Fuels Sales: $2,527,000
    Total General Sales: $2,313,000
    Other Selective Sales: $2,001,000
    NEC: $180,000

Jackson County government finances - Debt in 2002:

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $3,118,000
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $3,647,000
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Water Utilities: $3,102,000
    Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $2,998,000
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $649,000
    Water Utilities: $16,000

Jackson County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002:

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $8,379,000
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $431,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 1,945
  • Number of aged recipients: 235
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 1,710
  • Number of recipients under 18: 376
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 1,063
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 506
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 763
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 818
Jackson County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Jackson County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Most common first names in Jackson County, FL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James45771.3 years
William37173.2 years
Mary36877.6 years
John33773.8 years
Robert24169.7 years
Willie20874.1 years
Annie17781.0 years
Charles16871.3 years
George15974.4 years
Henry11876.0 years
Most common last names in Jackson County, FL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith25873.8 years
Williams21073.6 years
Johnson15173.4 years
Jones13275.2 years
White12575.3 years
Brown10474.1 years
Pittman10275.9 years
Davis10076.0 years
Jackson8875.0 years
Hall8774.3 years
Businesses in Jackson County, FL
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1Lowe's1
Advance Auto Parts1Marriott1
Arby's1McDonald's3
AutoZone1Microtel1
Burger King2Nissan1
CVS1Payless1
Chevrolet1Pizza Hut2
Comfort Inn1Popeyes1
Days Inn1Quality1
Domino's Pizza1Ruby Tuesday1
FedEx4SONIC Drive-In1
Firestone Complete Auto Care1Sears1
Ford2Subway5
GameStop1Super 81
Goodwill2Taco Bell2
H&R Block2Toyota1
Hardee's2U-Haul6
KFC2UPS6
Kroger3Verizon Wireless1
Lane Furniture1Waffle House2
Long John Silver's1Walmart1