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Jackson County, Kansas (KS)

County population in 2016: 13,433 (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: 80.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (33.6%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (16.9%), Educational, health and social services (16.3%), Wholesale trade (14.2%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 46%
  • Government: 3%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 45%
  • Unpaid family work: 6%
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  • Races in Jackson County, KS (2017)
    • 11,22688.7%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 7055.6%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 5934.7%Hispanic or Latino
    • 5324.2%Two or more races
    • 890.7%Asian alone
    • 760.6%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 750.6%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
Median resident age:

41.9 years
Kansas median age:

36.7 years
Males: 6,719  (50.0%)
Females: 6,714  (50.0%)
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Average household size:
Jackson County:

2.0 people
Kansas:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2017: $57,611 ($40,451 in 1999)
This county:

$57,611
Kansas:

$56,422

Median contract rent in 2017 for apartments: $476 (lower quartile is $318, upper quartile is $579)
This county:

$476
State:

$636


Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $147,067 (it was $79,100 in 2000)
Jackson:

$147,067
Kansas:

$150,600
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $80,968 - $187,848
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,315
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $472

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

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
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 2017: $1,868 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,753 (1.5%)

Distribution of median household income in Jackson, KS in 2017
Distribution of house value in Jackson, KS in 2017
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Jackson, KS in 2017
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 7.4%
Jackson County:

7.4%
Kansas:

11.9%
(5.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 17.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 29.7% for American Indian residents, 16.3% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2017: 41.9 years old
(Males: 40.1 years old, Females: 43.3 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 44.4 years old, Black residents: 47.1 years old, American Indian residents: 35.1 years old, Asian residents: 36.5 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 21.5 years old, Other race residents: 60.6 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 September 2015:
Here:

3.7%
Kansas:

3.7%

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: 94.3%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 21.9%

Number of foreign born residents: 110 (61.4% naturalized citizens)

Jackson County:

0.8%
Whole state:

6.9%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 92010 or later
  • 262000 to 2009
  • 71990 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: 4,710
  • One, attached: 47
  • Two: 209
  • 3 or 4: 196
  • 5 to 9: 122
  • 10 to 19: 55
  • 20 to 49: 106
  • 50 or more: 30
  • Mobile homes: 391

Housing units in Jackson County with a mortgage: 2,171 (25 second mortgage, 126 home equity loan, 2 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,763

Here:

66.7% with mortgage
State:

59.0% 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 slightly below Kansas state average. It is 71% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/16/2004 at 12:17:30, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 MW, 3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 84.3 miles away from Jackson County center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 430.1 miles away from the county center
On 3/23/2007 at 08:15:49, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 23.8 miles away from the county center
On 9/26/1990 at 13:18:51, a magnitude 5.0 (4.7 MB, 4.8 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 7.7 mi) earthquake occurred 373.4 miles away from the county center
On 5/4/1991 at 01:18:54, a magnitude 5.0 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 380.4 miles away from Jackson County center
On 9/15/1995 at 00:31:33, a magnitude 4.1 (3.8 LG, 4.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 237.2 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:

  • 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
  • Kansas Severe Winter Storms, Heavy Rains, and Flooding, Incident Period: January 04, 2005 to January 06, 2005, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1579: February 08, 2005, FEMA Id: 1579, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm, Flood, Heavy Rain
  • 6 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Jackson County (16) is greater than the US average (13).
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 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Jackson

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 3,532 (82.8%)
  • Carpooled: 307 (7.2%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 7 (0.2%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 38 (0.9%)
  • Bicycle: 3 (0.1%)
  • Walked: 86 (2.0%)
  • Worked at home: 313 (7.3%)
Class of Workers in 2017
Most common industries in 2017 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2017


  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)

Most common industries for females in 2017


  • Health care and social assistance (28%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)

Most common occupations in 2017 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2017


  • Production occupations (13%)
  • Management occupations (13%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (9%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)
  • Material moving occupations (6%)

Most common occupations for females in 2017


  • Office and administrative support occupations (23%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Philippines (38%)
  • Other South Central Asia (11%)
  • Other Australian and New Zealand Subregion (10%)
  • England (10%)
  • Vietnam (10%)
  • Mexico (8%)
  • Oceania, n.e.c. (6%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Jackson County


  • German (27%)
  • American (14%)
  • English (8%)
  • Irish (7%)
  • Scottish (2%)
  • European (1%)
  • 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 2014: 9.6

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 2013: 14.3%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 8.1%
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 - 2014:

  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (143)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (141)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (113)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (104)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (103)
  • Congestive heart failure (97)
  • Atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease, so described (55)
  • Unspecified dementia (53)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (41)
  • Colon, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (39)

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: 13,433
  • In family households: 11,572 (1,820 male householders, 2,008 female householders)
    3,100 spouses, 3,724 children (3,212 natural, 142 adopted, 361 stepchildren), 338 grandchildren, 79 brothers or sisters, 65 parents, 172 other relatives, 283 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 1,696 (817 male householders (685 living alone)), 641 female householders (593 living alone)), 242 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 142

Size of family households: 2,027 2-persons, 698 3-persons, 494 4-persons, 356 5-persons, 155 6-persons, 94 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,272 1-person, 111 2-persons, 68 3-persons.

2,118 married couples with children.
736 single-parent households (275 men, 461 women).

96.9% of residents of Jackson speak English at home.
0.9% of residents speak Spanish at home (96% speak English very well, 4% speak English not well).
0.6% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (99% speak English very well, 1% speak English not well).
0.5% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (23% speak English very well, 77% speak English well).
0.7% of residents speak other language at home (98% speak English very well, 1% speak English well, 1% speak English not 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:

6.4
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
  • 62014 or later
  • 1402010 to 2013
  • 8052000 to 2009
  • 8591990 to 1999
  • 4781980 to 1989
  • 7471970 to 1979
  • 6071960 to 1969
  • 3341950 to 1959
  • 2631940 to 1949
  • 1,5491939 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
  • 71 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 853 rooms
  • 2684 rooms
  • 7775 rooms
  • 9816 rooms
  • 6237 rooms
  • 4238 rooms
  • 7459+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Jackson County, Kansas
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Jackson County, Kansas
  • 11 room
  • 722 rooms
  • 2973 rooms
  • 1724 rooms
  • 3765 rooms
  • 2366 rooms
  • 697 rooms
  • 588 rooms
  • 429+ 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
  • 6no bedroom
  • 401 bedroom
  • 8372 bedrooms
  • 1,9103 bedrooms
  • 7854 bedrooms
  • 3295+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Jackson County, Kansas
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Jackson County, Kansas
  • 18no bedroom
  • 2661 bedroom
  • 5672 bedrooms
  • 3753 bedrooms
  • 1024 bedrooms
  • 25+ 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
  • 34no vehicle
  • 5251 vehicle
  • 1,6402 vehicles
  • 1,0773 vehicles
  • 4584 vehicles
  • 2255+ 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
  • 175no vehicle
  • 6031 vehicle
  • 3512 vehicles
  • 1703 vehicles
  • 484 vehicles
  • 15+ vehicles

87.3% of Jackson County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 30% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 70% lived in Kansas.

Jackson County:

87.3%
State average:

83.9%

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

  • This state: 10,379
  • Other state: 2,890
  • Northeast: 245
  • Midwest: 1,372
  • South: 652
  • West: 625
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
  • 42.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 28.8%Utility gas
  • 12.8%Wood
  • 11.9%Electricity
  • 1.2%Other fuel
  • 0.5%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 33.9%Utility gas
  • 33.1%Electricity
  • 23.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 3.3%Wood
  • 1.8%Other fuel

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 72
Here:

4.6%
Kansas:

11.9%

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

5.0%
Kansas:

10.4%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 51
Here:

15.1%
Kansas:

14.4%

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 2012:

  • Charges - Natural Resources - Other: $294,000
    Other: $163,000
    Solid Waste Management: $101,000
    Regular Highways: $7,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $161,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $3,644,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,848,000
    Police Protection: $1,505,000
    General - Other: $1,034,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $713,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $433,000
    Central Staff Services: $421,000
    Financial Administration: $392,000
    Health - Other: $337,000
    Solid Waste Management: $186,000
    General Public Buildings: $181,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $20,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $9,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $345,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $30,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $325,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $235,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $90,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $340,000
    Interest Earnings: $56,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $380,000
    Police Protection: $60,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $58,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $16,000
    Central Staff Services: $16,000
    Solid Waste Management: $12,000
    Regular Highways: $2,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,079,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $73,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $595,000
    Highways: $550,000
    General Local Government Support: $66,000
  • Tax - Property: $6,673,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,663,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $132,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $110,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $46,000
    Other License: $4,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $3,092,000

Jackson County government finances - Revenue in 2012:

  • Charges - Natural Resources - Other: $294,000
    Other: $163,000
    Solid Waste Management: $101,000
    Regular Highways: $7,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $161,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $3,644,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,848,000
    Police Protection: $1,505,000
    General - Other: $1,034,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $713,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $433,000
    Central Staff Services: $421,000
    Financial Administration: $392,000
    Health - Other: $337,000
    Solid Waste Management: $186,000
    General Public Buildings: $181,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $20,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $9,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $345,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $30,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $325,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $235,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $90,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $340,000
    Interest Earnings: $56,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $380,000
    Police Protection: $60,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $58,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $16,000
    Central Staff Services: $16,000
    Solid Waste Management: $12,000
    Regular Highways: $2,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,079,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $73,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $595,000
    Highways: $550,000
    General Local Government Support: $66,000
  • Tax - Property: $6,673,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,663,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $132,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $110,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $46,000
    Other License: $4,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $3,092,000

Jackson County government finances - Debt in 2012:

  • Charges - Natural Resources - Other: $294,000
    Other: $163,000
    Solid Waste Management: $101,000
    Regular Highways: $7,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $161,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $3,644,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,848,000
    Police Protection: $1,505,000
    General - Other: $1,034,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $713,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $433,000
    Central Staff Services: $421,000
    Financial Administration: $392,000
    Health - Other: $337,000
    Solid Waste Management: $186,000
    General Public Buildings: $181,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $20,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $9,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $345,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $30,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $325,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $235,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $90,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $340,000
    Interest Earnings: $56,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $380,000
    Police Protection: $60,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $58,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $16,000
    Central Staff Services: $16,000
    Solid Waste Management: $12,000
    Regular Highways: $2,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,079,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $73,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $595,000
    Highways: $550,000
    General Local Government Support: $66,000
  • Tax - Property: $6,673,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,663,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $132,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $110,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $46,000
    Other License: $4,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $3,092,000

Jackson County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012:

  • Charges - Natural Resources - Other: $294,000
    Other: $163,000
    Solid Waste Management: $101,000
    Regular Highways: $7,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $161,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $3,644,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,848,000
    Police Protection: $1,505,000
    General - Other: $1,034,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $713,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $433,000
    Central Staff Services: $421,000
    Financial Administration: $392,000
    Health - Other: $337,000
    Solid Waste Management: $186,000
    General Public Buildings: $181,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $20,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $9,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $345,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $30,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $325,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $235,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $90,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $340,000
    Interest Earnings: $56,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $380,000
    Police Protection: $60,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $58,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $16,000
    Central Staff Services: $16,000
    Solid Waste Management: $12,000
    Regular Highways: $2,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,079,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $73,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $595,000
    Highways: $550,000
    General Local Government Support: $66,000
  • Tax - Property: $6,673,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,663,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $132,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $110,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $46,000
    Other License: $4,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $3,092,000

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