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Jackson County, Kansas (KS)

County population in 2019: 13,278 (24% urban, 76% rural); it was 12,657 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 2,503
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 1,555
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 3,810
Renter-occupied apartments: 1,170 (it was 917 in 2000)
% of renters here:

19%
State:

32%

Land area: 656 sq. mi.

Water area: 2.3 sq. mi.

Population density: 20 people per square mile   (low).

March 2019 cost of living index in Jackson County: 80.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (20.4%), Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services (12.4%), Construction (10.9%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 67%
  • Government: 23%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 9%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Jackson County, KS (2019)
    • 11,06683.5%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 9997.5%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 6294.7%Hispanic or Latino
    • 4393.3%Two or more races
    • 720.5%Asian alone
    • 270.2%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 190.1%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
Median resident age:

41.8 years
Kansas median age:

37.2 years
Males: 6,606  (49.8%)
Females: 6,672  (50.2%)
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Average household size:
Jackson County:

2.0 people
Kansas:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $60,333 ($40,451 in 1999)
This county:

$60,333
Kansas:

$62,087

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $473 (lower quartile is $343, upper quartile is $628)
This county:

$473
State:

$673


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $144,720 (it was $79,100 in 2000)
Jackson:

$144,720
Kansas:

$163,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $86,968 - $225,672
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,362
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $497

Institutionalized population: 113

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 2
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 25
  • Burglaries: 55
  • Thefts: 146
  • Auto thefts: 10

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 2
  • Robberies: 1
  • Assaults: 23
  • Burglaries: 48
  • Thefts: 66
  • Auto thefts: 13
Jackson County, KS map from a distance

Health of residents in Jackson County based on CDC Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System Survey Questionnaires from 2013 to 2019:

General health status score of residents in this county from 1 (poor) to 5 (excellent) is 3.4. This is about average.
69.5% of residents exercised in the past month. This is less than average.
45.0% of residents smoked 100+ cigarettes in their lives. This is about average.
49.9% of adult residents drank alcohol in the past 30 days. This is less than average.
71.7% of residents visited a dentist within the past year. This is about average.
Average weight of males is 207 pounds. This is more than average.
Average weight of females is 170 pounds. This is more than average.

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 73 buildings, average cost: $82,300
  • 1998: 75 buildings, average cost: $89,700
  • 1999: 68 buildings, average cost: $82,900
  • 2000: 58 buildings, average cost: $81,200
  • 2001: 54 buildings, average cost: $76,400
  • 2002: 55 buildings, average cost: $78,900
  • 2003: 60 buildings, average cost: $78,500
  • 2004: 72 buildings, average cost: $122,500
  • 2005: 66 buildings, average cost: $127,100
  • 2006: 60 buildings, average cost: $125,700
  • 2007: 48 buildings, average cost: $124,500
  • 2008: 27 buildings, average cost: $154,800
  • 2009: 20 buildings, average cost: $163,400
  • 2010: 19 buildings, average cost: $153,500
  • 2011: 14 buildings, average cost: $190,000
  • 2012: 15 buildings, average cost: $110,300
  • 2013: 7 buildings, average cost: $170,400
  • 2014: 7 buildings, average cost: $186,700
  • 2015: 25 buildings, average cost: $153,400
  • 2016: 27 buildings, average cost: $158,800
  • 2017: 14 buildings, average cost: $213,200
  • 2018: 20 buildings, average cost: $191,100
  • 2019: 13 buildings, average cost: $236,500
Number of permits per 10,000 Jackson, KS residents
Average permit cost in Jackson, KS
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $2,278 (1.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $2,023 (1.6%)

Distribution of median household income in Jackson, KS in 2019
Distribution of house value in Jackson, KS in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Jackson, KS in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 11.2%
Jackson County:

11.2%
Kansas:

11.4%
(9.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 19.2% for Black residents, 16.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 20.7% for American Indian residents, 19.0% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 41.8 years old
(Males: 41.3 years old, Females: 42.4 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 44.2 years old, Black residents: 49.4 years old, American Indian residents: 33.3 years old, Asian residents: 52.7 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 23.3 years old, Other race residents: 71.5 years old)

Area name: Topeka, KS MSA
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Jackson County is $464 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $568 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $720 a month.

Cities in this county include: Holton, Hoyt, Mayetta, Denison, Whiting, Circleville, Delia, Netawaka, Soldier.

Jackson County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Jackson County: Horton Wastewater Plant (A), Shannon Industrial Park (B), Muscotah Wastewater Treatment Facility (C), Effingham Sewer Treatment Plant (D), Lancaster Sewage Treatment Plant (E), Huron Wastewater Treatment Plant (F), Helena (G), Bodenhausen Farms (H), Jackson Farmers Grain Elevator Number 4 (I), Armstrong Grain Elevator Number 1 (J), Pineview Country Club (K), KAIR - FM (Atchison) (L), Atchison County Rural Fire District 4 - Mount Pleasant (M), Atchison County Fire District 3 (N). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Jackson County include: Potter Community Church (A), Saint Louis Church (B), Cummings Christian Church (C), Faith Bible Fellowship Church (D), Cummings United Methodist Church (E), Mount Gillian Church (F), Camp Creek United Methodist Church (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Sapp Cemetery (1), Miller Cemetery (2), Pleasant Grove Cemetery (3), Neill Cemetery (4), Earnst Cemetery (5), Fairview Cemetery (6), Round Mound Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs: Figge Lake (A), Clear Creek Lake (B), Big Eight Lake (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Rivers and creeks: Owl Creek (A), Mooney Creek (B), Spring Creek (C), Crooked Creek (D), Catamount Creek (E), Nebo Creek (F), Straight Creek (G), Walnut Creek (H), Deer Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Jackson County include: Atchison County State Park (1), Atchison County Park (2), Atchison State Fishing Lake and Widlife Area (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Neighboring counties: Brown County , Doddridge County, West Virginia , Christian County, Illinois , Hampshire County, West Virginia , Cloud County , Jefferson County , Nemaha County .

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

4.2%
Kansas:

5.3%

Unemployment by year in Jackson, KS
County total employment by year in Jackson, KS
County average yearly wages by year in Jackson, KS

Current college students: 305
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 95.2%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 20.6%

Number of foreign born residents: 173 (51.9% naturalized citizens)

Jackson County:

1.3%
Whole state:

7.2%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 502010 or later
  • 332000 to 2009
  • 61990 to 1999
  • 91980 to 1989
  • 11970 to 1979
  • 27Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.5 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 52.7%

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

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 4,845
  • One, attached: 45
  • Two: 185
  • 3 or 4: 130
  • 5 to 9: 155
  • 10 to 19: 40
  • 20 to 49: 101
  • 50 or more: 25
  • Mobile homes: 376
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 5

Housing units in Jackson County with a mortgage: 2,416 (42 second mortgage, 163 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,760

Here:

66.7% with mortgage
State:

57.9% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Jackson County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant2,48717
Evangelical Protestant1,75311
Catholic1,2612
Other1983
None7,763-
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: 5
Jackson County:

3.75 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.96 / 10,000 pop.



Number of convenience stores (with gas): 1
Jackson County:

0.75 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

3.84 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 9
This county:

6.74 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.33 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Jackson County:

9.1%
Kansas:

8.1%

Adult obesity rate:
Jackson County:

28.1%
State:

27.9%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

14.9%
State:

13.4%

Agriculture in Jackson County:

Average size of farms: 307 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $25,280
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $86.26
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 64.40%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $23,735
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 33.98%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 1.15%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $45,923
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 95.54%
Average age of principal farm operators: 56 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 13.58
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 1.49%
Corn for grain: 20994 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 5480 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 30136 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 12 acres

Tornado activity:

Jackson County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Kansas state average. It is 2505868.0 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused 23 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 4/10/1965, a category 3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado injured 11 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Jackson County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Kansas state average. It is 523% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/3/2016 at 12:02:44, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.5 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 216.9 miles away from Jackson County center
On 11/6/2011 at 03:53:10, a magnitude 5.7 (5.7 MW, Depth: 3.2 mi) earthquake occurred 274.8 miles away from the county center
On 11/12/2014 at 21:40:00, a magnitude 4.9 (4.9 MW, Depth: 2.5 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 179.4 miles away from the county center
On 2/13/2016 at 17:07:06, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MW, Depth: 5.2 mi) earthquake occurred 258.3 miles away from the county center
On 11/7/2016 at 01:44:24, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MW, Depth: 2.8 mi) earthquake occurred 244.2 miles away from Jackson County center
On 1/19/2020 at 19:08:42, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 152.9 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Kansas Covid-19 Pandemic, Incident Period: January 20, 2020, FEMA Id: 4504, Natural disaster type: Other
  • Kansas Severe Storms, Tornadoes, Straight-line Winds, and Flooding, Incident Period: May 04, 2015 to June 21, 2015, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4230: July 20, 2015, FEMA Id: 4230, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood, Wind
  • Kansas Severe Storms, Flooding, and Tornadoes, Incident Period: June 07, 2010 to July 21, 2010, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1932: August 10, 2010, FEMA Id: 1932, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • Kansas Severe Winter Storms and Snowstorm, Incident Period: December 22, 2009 to January 08, 2010, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1885: March 09, 2010, FEMA Id: 1885, Natural disaster type: Snowstorm, Winter Storm
  • Kansas Severe Storms, Flooding, and Tornadoes, Incident Period: May 22, 2008 to June 16, 2008, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1776: July 09, 2008, FEMA Id: 1776, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • Kansas Severe Winter Storms, Incident Period: December 06, 2007 to December 19, 2007, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1741: February 01, 2008, FEMA Id: 1741, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • Kansas Severe Winter Storms, Incident Period: December 06, 2007 to December 19, 2007, Emergency Declared EM-3282: December 12, 2007, FEMA Id: 3282, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • Kansas Severe Storms, Tornadoes, and Flooding, Incident Period: May 04, 2007 to June 01, 2007, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1699: May 06, 2007, FEMA Id: 1699, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • Kansas Severe Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: October 01, 2005 to October 02, 2005, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1615: November 15, 2005, FEMA Id: 1615, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Kansas Hurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: September 01, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3236: September 10, 2005, FEMA Id: 3236, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • 7 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Jackson County (17) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 12, Storms: 11, Tornadoes: 7, Winter Storms: 4, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Jackson

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 3,363 (81.7%)
  • Carpooled: 309 (7.5%)
  • Bus: 7 (0.2%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 34 (0.8%)
  • Bicycle: 1 (0.0%)
  • Walked: 140 (3.4%)
  • Worked at home: 260 (6.3%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (19%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (20%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)

Most common occupations in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2019


  • Construction and extraction occupations (17%)
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (9%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (5%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Office and administrative support occupations (20%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (44%)
  • Philippines (22%)
  • Guatemala (13%)
  • France (4%)
  • Korea (4%)
  • Other South Central Asia (3%)
  • Cambodia (2%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Jackson County


  • German (25%)
  • American (12%)
  • Irish (7%)
  • English (7%)
  • Scottish (2%)
  • European (2%)
  • Czech (1%)

Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

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

  • 144 people in nursing homes
  • 70 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 9 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 8 people in homes for the mentally retarded

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

  • 59 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 51 people in federal detention centers
  • 12 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 8 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 3 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $55,622.

6.29% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($43,383 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.29%
Kansas average:

6.44%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
4.92% relocated from other counties in Kansas ($32,324 average AGI)
1.37% relocated from other states ($11,056 average AGI)
Jackson County:

1.37%
Kansas average:

3.30%

Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Shawnee County, KS  2.66% ($41,669 average AGI)


6.62% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($39,360 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.62%
Kansas average:

7.12%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
5.64% relocated to other counties in Kansas ($33,702 average AGI)
0.98% relocated to other states ($5,658 average AGI)
Jackson County:

0.98%
Kansas average:

3.97%

Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Shawnee County, KS  2.77% ($42,775 average AGI)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 13.2
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 13.5

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: 10.0
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 10.1

Deaths per 1000 population in Jackson County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 9.2
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 4.0

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Jackson County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 10.1%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 5.4%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Jackson County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Jackson County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Jackson County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Jackson County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Jackson County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Jackson County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 2,356 (2,004 aged, 352 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 325 (9%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Jackson County, Kansas in 1999 - 2019:

  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (136)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (63)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (62)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (40)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (40)
  • Congestive heart failure (22)
  • Unspecified dementia (20)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 11%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 8%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 7.59
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 3,668
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 91
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 19,288

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,337
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 761
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 15

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 16
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 59

Household type by relationship:

Households: 13,278
  • Male householders: 2,599 (725 living alone), Female householders: 2,909 (705 living alone)
  • 2,899 spouses (2,899 opposite-sex spouses), 376 unmarried partners, (364 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 3,536 children (3,228 natural, 90 adopted, 212 stepchildren), 303 grandchildren, 42 brothers or sisters, 50 parents, 75 foster children, 205 other relatives, 172 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 144

Size of family households: 2,086 2-persons, 588 3-persons, 573 4-persons, 390 5-persons, 85 6-persons, 95 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,465 1-person, 232 2-persons, 39 3-persons.

1,994 married couples with children.
885 single-parent households (427 men, 458 women).

96.6% of residents of Jackson speak English at home.
1.1% of residents speak Spanish at home (36% speak English very well, 29% speak English well, 18% speak English not well, 17% don't speak English at all).
0.6% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (97% speak English very well, 3% speak English not well).
0.2% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (46% speak English very well, 54% speak English well).
1.4% of residents speak other language at home (99% speak English very well, 1% speak English well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $72,742,000 ($5,524 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $7,079,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $32,134,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $11,551,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $5,957,000
Federal grants: $13,764,000
Federal procurement contracts: $6,062,000 ($5,193,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $3,273,000 ($220,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $107,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $2,716,000
Federal Government insurance: $10,955,000

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

Births: 928
Here:

69 per 1000 residents
State:

75 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 664
Here:

49 per 1000 residents
State:

47 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +9
Here:

+1 per 1000 residents
State:

+14 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +632
Here +47 per 1000 residents
State -21 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Jackson County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 1.12 millions of gallons per day (71% from ground, 29% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.5
State:

6.9

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.8
State:

4.4

Year house built in Jackson County, Kansas
  • Year house built in Jackson County, Kansas
  • 972014 or later
  • 1132010 to 2013
  • 8362000 to 2009
  • 9201990 to 1999
  • 5821980 to 1989
  • 7601970 to 1979
  • 4781960 to 1969
  • 4031950 to 1959
  • 1751940 to 1949
  • 1,5001939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Jackson County, Kansas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Jackson County, Kansas
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Jackson County, Kansas
  • 491 room
  • 172 rooms
  • 443 rooms
  • 3554 rooms
  • 7465 rooms
  • 9056 rooms
  • 6637 rooms
  • 5528 rooms
  • 8559+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Jackson County, Kansas
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Jackson County, Kansas
  • 221 room
  • 292 rooms
  • 3223 rooms
  • 2134 rooms
  • 2625 rooms
  • 1906 rooms
  • 1247 rooms
  • 1168 rooms
  • 589+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Jackson County, Kansas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Jackson County, Kansas
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Jackson County, Kansas
  • 48no bedroom
  • 661 bedroom
  • 8942 bedrooms
  • 2,0213 bedrooms
  • 8214 bedrooms
  • 3365+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Jackson County, Kansas
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Jackson County, Kansas
  • 23no bedroom
  • 2781 bedroom
  • 5502 bedrooms
  • 4003 bedrooms
  • 674 bedrooms
  • 245+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Jackson County, Kansas in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Jackson County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Jackson County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 32no vehicle
  • 5911 vehicle
  • 1,6252 vehicles
  • 1,2273 vehicles
  • 4824 vehicles
  • 2405+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Jackson County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Jackson County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 182no vehicle
  • 6291 vehicle
  • 2692 vehicles
  • 2313 vehicles
  • 294 vehicles
  • 75+ vehicles

86.8% of Jackson County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 35% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 78% lived in Kansas.

Jackson County:

86.8%
State average:

83.8%

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

  • This state: 10,360
  • Other state: 2,672
  • Northeast: 136
  • Midwest: 1,183
  • South: 729
  • West: 622
Year householders moved into unit in Jackson County, KS
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Jackson County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 47.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 24.9%Utility gas
  • 13.8%Wood
  • 12.4%Electricity
  • 0.6%Other fuel
  • 0.4%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 40.9%Utility gas
  • 27.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 27.0%Electricity
  • 2.2%Wood
  • 1.9%Other fuel
  • 0.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 59
Here:

3.9%
Kansas:

10.5%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 41
Here:

4.7%
Kansas:

9.9%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 39
Here:

12.7%
Kansas:

15.0%

Educational Attainment
School Enrollment by Level of School
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

Jackson County government finances - Expenditure in 2017:

  • Charges - Parks and Recreation: $127,000
    Solid Waste Management: $99,000
  • Construction - General Public Buildings: $707,000
    Central Staff Services: $270,000
    Regular Highways: $120,000
    Financial Administration: $26,000
    Solid Waste Management: $2,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $3,241,000
    General - Other: $2,222,000
    Police Protection: $1,718,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,264,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $564,000
    Health - Other: $563,000
    Corrections - Other: $370,000
    Financial Administration: $358,000
    Parks and Recreation: $331,000
    Central Staff Services: $313,000
    Solid Waste Management: $240,000
    General Public Buildings: $185,000
    Transit Utilities: $11,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $10,000
    Local Fire Protection: $1,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Highways: $25,000
    Other: $18,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $10,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Health - Other: $166,000
    Other - Natural Resources - Other: $109,000
    Other - Correctional Institutions: $59,000
    Other - Judicial and Legal Services: $6,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $238,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $148,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $90,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $130,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $57,000
    Interest Earnings: $35,000
    Rents: $9,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $716,000
    Correctional Institutions: $225,000
    Police Protection: $225,000
    Solid Waste Management: $59,000
    Parks and Recreation: $49,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $11,000
    Central Staff Services: $5,000
    Financial Administration: $4,000
    General Public Building: $3,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $6,799,000
  • Revenue - Transit Utilities: $1,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $574,000
    Other: $426,000
    General Local Government Support: $130,000
  • Tax - Property: $8,639,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,352,000
    Other License: $1,014,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $2,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $4,481,000

Jackson County government finances - Revenue in 2017:

  • Charges - Parks and Recreation: $127,000
    Solid Waste Management: $99,000
  • Construction - General Public Buildings: $707,000
    Central Staff Services: $270,000
    Regular Highways: $120,000
    Financial Administration: $26,000
    Solid Waste Management: $2,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $3,241,000
    General - Other: $2,222,000
    Police Protection: $1,718,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,264,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $564,000
    Health - Other: $563,000
    Corrections - Other: $370,000
    Financial Administration: $358,000
    Parks and Recreation: $331,000
    Central Staff Services: $313,000
    Solid Waste Management: $240,000
    General Public Buildings: $185,000
    Transit Utilities: $11,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $10,000
    Local Fire Protection: $1,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Highways: $25,000
    Other: $18,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $10,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Health - Other: $166,000
    Other - Natural Resources - Other: $109,000
    Other - Correctional Institutions: $59,000
    Other - Judicial and Legal Services: $6,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $238,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $148,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $90,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $130,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $57,000
    Interest Earnings: $35,000
    Rents: $9,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $716,000
    Correctional Institutions: $225,000
    Police Protection: $225,000
    Solid Waste Management: $59,000
    Parks and Recreation: $49,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $11,000
    Central Staff Services: $5,000
    Financial Administration: $4,000
    General Public Building: $3,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $6,799,000
  • Revenue - Transit Utilities: $1,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $574,000
    Other: $426,000
    General Local Government Support: $130,000
  • Tax - Property: $8,639,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,352,000
    Other License: $1,014,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $2,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $4,481,000

Jackson County government finances - Debt in 2017:

  • Charges - Parks and Recreation: $127,000
    Solid Waste Management: $99,000
  • Construction - General Public Buildings: $707,000
    Central Staff Services: $270,000
    Regular Highways: $120,000
    Financial Administration: $26,000
    Solid Waste Management: $2,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $3,241,000
    General - Other: $2,222,000
    Police Protection: $1,718,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,264,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $564,000
    Health - Other: $563,000
    Corrections - Other: $370,000
    Financial Administration: $358,000
    Parks and Recreation: $331,000
    Central Staff Services: $313,000
    Solid Waste Management: $240,000
    General Public Buildings: $185,000
    Transit Utilities: $11,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $10,000
    Local Fire Protection: $1,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Highways: $25,000
    Other: $18,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $10,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Health - Other: $166,000
    Other - Natural Resources - Other: $109,000
    Other - Correctional Institutions: $59,000
    Other - Judicial and Legal Services: $6,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $238,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $148,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $90,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $130,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $57,000
    Interest Earnings: $35,000
    Rents: $9,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $716,000
    Correctional Institutions: $225,000
    Police Protection: $225,000
    Solid Waste Management: $59,000
    Parks and Recreation: $49,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $11,000
    Central Staff Services: $5,000
    Financial Administration: $4,000
    General Public Building: $3,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $6,799,000
  • Revenue - Transit Utilities: $1,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $574,000
    Other: $426,000
    General Local Government Support: $130,000
  • Tax - Property: $8,639,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,352,000
    Other License: $1,014,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $2,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $4,481,000

Jackson County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017:

  • Charges - Parks and Recreation: $127,000
    Solid Waste Management: $99,000
  • Construction - General Public Buildings: $707,000
    Central Staff Services: $270,000
    Regular Highways: $120,000
    Financial Administration: $26,000
    Solid Waste Management: $2,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $3,241,000
    General - Other: $2,222,000
    Police Protection: $1,718,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,264,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $564,000
    Health - Other: $563,000
    Corrections - Other: $370,000
    Financial Administration: $358,000
    Parks and Recreation: $331,000
    Central Staff Services: $313,000
    Solid Waste Management: $240,000
    General Public Buildings: $185,000
    Transit Utilities: $11,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $10,000
    Local Fire Protection: $1,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Highways: $25,000
    Other: $18,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $10,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Health - Other: $166,000
    Other - Natural Resources - Other: $109,000
    Other - Correctional Institutions: $59,000
    Other - Judicial and Legal Services: $6,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $238,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $148,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $90,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $130,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $57,000
    Interest Earnings: $35,000
    Rents: $9,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $716,000
    Correctional Institutions: $225,000
    Police Protection: $225,000
    Solid Waste Management: $59,000
    Parks and Recreation: $49,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $11,000
    Central Staff Services: $5,000
    Financial Administration: $4,000
    General Public Building: $3,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $6,799,000
  • Revenue - Transit Utilities: $1,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $574,000
    Other: $426,000
    General Local Government Support: $130,000
  • Tax - Property: $8,639,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,352,000
    Other License: $1,014,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $2,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $4,481,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 165
  • Number of aged recipients: 17
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 148
  • Number of recipients under 18: 28
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 113
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 24
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 66
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 69
Most common first names in Jackson County, KS among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary9283.5 years
John8976.2 years
James6575.6 years
Robert6470.0 years
William6179.8 years
Charles6075.9 years
George5078.1 years
Margaret3680.7 years
Clarence3677.8 years
Frank3481.9 years
Most common last names in Jackson County, KS among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith3378.8 years
Johnson2773.8 years
Brown2480.2 years
Anderson2375.0 years
Jones2181.2 years
Martin2173.1 years
Miller2079.8 years
Moore2084.0 years
Davis1774.7 years
Zibell1781.9 years
Businesses in Jackson County, KS
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1Pizza Hut1
Burger King1Red Roof Inn1
Chevrolet1SONIC Drive-In1
Dairy Queen1Subway1
FedEx1Super 81
Ford1Taco Bell1
H&R Block1U-Haul1
La-Z-Boy1Walmart1