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County population in 2012: 677,377 (96% urban, 4% rural); it was 654,880 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 124,016
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 44,781
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 167,435
Renter-occupied apartments: 106,007 (it was 98,859 in 2000)
% of renters here:

37%
State:

31%

Land area: 605 sq. mi.
Water area: 11.6 sq. mi.
Population density: 1118 people per square mile 
 
 (very high).

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Jackson County: 88.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Professional,scientific,management,administrative,and waste management services (24.9%), Educational,health and social services (21.3%), Finance,insurance,real estate,and rental and leasing (14.5%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 64%
  • Government: 6%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 30%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Jackson County, Missouri:


Median resident age:  36.0 years
Missouri median age:  37.0 years

Males: 325,853  (46.8%)
Females: 348,305  (53.2%)

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Jackson County,MO real estate house value trend



Average household size:
Jackson County:

2.0 people
Missouri:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2009: $45,886 ($39,277 in 1999)
This county:

$45886
Missouri:

$45229

Median contract rent in 2009 for apartments: $581 (lower quartile is $444, upper quartile is $739)
This county:

$581
State:

$520


Estimated median house or condo value in 2009: $128,600 (it was $84,900 in 2000)
Jackson County:

$128,600
Missouri:

$139,700
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $85,000 - $188,700

Mean price in 2009:

Detached houses: $162,934
Here:

$162,934
State:

$180,542

Townhouses or other attached units: $165,389
Here:

$165,389
State:

$174,118

In 2-unit structures: $172,920
Here:

$172,920
State:

$114,067

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $145,224
Here:

$145,224
State:

$127,773

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $210,330
Here:

$210,330
State:

$190,835

Mobile homes: $50,798
Here:

$50,798
State:

$37,932

Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $18,673
Here:

$18,673
State:

$46,345
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,222
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $414

Institutionalized population: 6,310

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


Jackson County, MO map from a distance

Health of residents in Jackson County based on CDC Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System Survey Questionnaires from 2003 to 2009:

General health status score of residents in this county from 1 (poor) to 5 (excellent) is 3.4. This is worse than average.
72.8% of residents exercised in the past month. This is about average.
47.6% of residents smoked 100+ cigarettes in their lives. This is about average.
76.6% of adult residents drank alcohol in the past 30 days. This is more than average.
65.2% of residents visited a dentist within the past year. This is about average.
Average weight of males is 197 pounds. This is more than average.
Average weight of females is 166 pounds. This is more than average.
31.1% of residents keep firearms around their homes. This is less than average.


Single-family new house construction building permits:

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 2009: $1,756 (1.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2009: $1,421 (1.4%)


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 2009: 15.4%
(10.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 22.5% for Black residents, 32.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 15.4%
Jackson County:

15.4%
Missouri:

14.6%
(10.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 22.5% for Black residents, 32.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents)

Median age of residents in 2010: 36 years old
(Males: 34 years old, Females: 37 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 39 years old, Black residents: 32 years old, American Indian residents: 34 years old, Asian residents: 31 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 25 years old, Other race residents: 25 years old)

Area name: Kansas City, MO-KS HUD Metro FMR Area
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Jackson County is $612 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $703 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $951 a month.

Cities in this county include: Kansas City, Independence, Lee's Summit, Blue Springs, Raytown, Grandview, Oak Grove, Grain Valley, Greenwood, Sugar Creek.

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

2005 air pollution in Jackson County:

Carbon Monoxide: 2 ppm (standard limit: 9 ppm). Near U.S. average.
Nitrogen Dioxide: 0.018 ppm (standard limit: 0.053 ppm). Near U.S. average.
Particulate Matter (PM10) Annual: 26 µg/m3. Near U.S. average.
Particulate Matter (PM10) 24-hour: 56 µg/m3(standard limit: 150 µg/m3). Near U.S. average.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual: 14.1 µg/m3(standard limit: 15.0 µg/m3). Near U.S. average.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) 24-hour: 34 µg/m3(standard limit: 35 µg/m3). Near U.S. average.
Sulfur Oxides Annual: 0.006 ppm (standard limit: 0.03 ppm). Near U.S. average.
Sulfur Oxides 24-hour: 0.059 ppm (standard limit: 0.14 ppm). Significanly above U.S. average.


Local government website: www.co.jackson.mo.us

Click to draw/clear Jackson County borders

Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Jackson County: Camp Santosage (A), Camp Santa Fe Trail (B), Missouri Department of Conservation Shelter (C), Kemper Outdoor Education Center (D), Missouri Town (E), Jacomo Marina (F), Native Hoofed Animal Enclosure (G), Sailboat Cove Launching and Mooring (H), Blue Mill (I), Sni Mill (J), Rotary Camp (K), Jackson County Park Headquarters (L), Lees Summit Fire Department Station 6 (M), Audubon Library (N), Fleming Meeting Hall (O), Prairie Township Fire Protection District (P), Fort Osage Fire Protection District Headquarters (Q), Lotawana Fire Protection District Station 2 (R), Fort Osage Fire Protection District Station 3 (S), Central Jackson County Fire Protection District Station 5 (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Jackson County include: Elm Grove Church (A), Pink Hill Church (B), Sixmile Church (C), Sni Mills Church (D), Blue Bottom Methodist Church (E), Lotawana Church (F), New Liberty Church (G), New Salem Church (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Douglass Cemetery (1), Drake Cemetery (2), Levasy Cemetery (3), Hudspeth Cemetery (4), Mecklin Cemetery (5), Oak Grove Cemetery (6), Oakland Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs: Number 77 Lake (A), Number 38 Lake (B), Aylward Lake (C), Mononame 83 Lake (D), Catclaws Lake (E), Number 81 Lake (F), Number 80 Lake (G), Gopher Lake (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Swiney Branch (A), Shumate Branch (B), Beasley Creek (C), Blue Branch (D), Mill Creek (E), West Fork Sni-A-Bar Creek (F), Tucker Branch (G), Little Blue River (H), Lazy Branch (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Jackson County include: James A Reed Memorial Wildlife Area (1), Fleming Park (2), Lone Jack Lake Conservation Area (3), Fleming East Nature Preserve (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

 

Neighboring counties: Cass County , Clay County , Johnson County, Kansas , Johnson County , Lafayette County , Ray County , Wyandotte County, Kansas .

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)


Current college students: 34,768
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 83.4%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 23.4%

Number of foreign born residents: 28,320 (35% naturalized citizens)

Jackson County:

4.3%
Whole state:

2.7%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population


Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.6 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 75.1%

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

Housing units in structures:


Housing units in Jackson County with a mortgage: 107,965 (11,899 second mortgage, 9,820 home equity loan, 244 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 45,346

Here:

70.4% with mortgage
State:

67.6% with mortgage



Religion statistics:

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 51.23%
Here51.2%
USA50.2%
Total adherents: 335,496
Total congregations: 571

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchChristian Church (Disciples of Christ)Assemblies of God
Adherents101,207 (30.2%)75,521 (22.5%)27,771 (8.3%)20,843 (6.2%)15,574 (4.6%)
Congregations43 (7.5%)98 (17.2%)57 (10.0%)27 (4.7%)32 (5.6%)
NamePresbyterian Church (USA)Community Church of ChristLutheran ChurchJewishOther
Adherents11,517 (3.4%)10,785 (3.2%)8,813 (2.6%)7,100 (2.1%)56,365 (16.8%)
Congregations33 (5.8%)42 (7.4%)17 (3.0%)3 (0.5%)219 (38.4%)
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.

Religions in Jackson County - Kansas City, Independence, Lee's Summit, Blue Springs, Raytown

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 109
This county:

1.64 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 10
Jackson County:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 40
Jackson County:

0.60 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

0.60 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 185
This county:

2.78 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

4.34 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 460
Jackson County:

6.91 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

7.37 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

9.1%
Missouri:

8.8%

Adult obesity rate:
Here:

30.8%
Missouri:

29.6%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Jackson County:

14.0%
State:

13.5%


Agriculture in Jackson County:

Average size of farms: 180 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $26,448
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $177.55
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 15.64%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 25.73%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $26,936
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 61.38%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 0.41%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $55,331
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 88.97%
Average age of principal farm operators: 59 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 11.10
Corn for grain: 19875 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 8564 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 43907 harvested acres
Vegetables: 210 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 314 acres

Tornado activity:

Jackson County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is above Missouri state average. It is 3.4 times above overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused 3 fatalities and 40 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 1/24/1967, a category 3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado killed 2 people and injured 18 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Jackson County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Missouri state average. It is 96% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/18/2005 at 19:59:42, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 47.3 miles away from the county center
On 5/13/1999 at 14:18:22, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 13.8 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 56.0 miles away from the county center
On 7/31/2005 at 07:07:07, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 96.0 miles away from Jackson County center
On 3/30/2001 at 17:13:55, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 97.4 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)

Most recent natural disasters:


The number of natural disasters in Jackson County (20) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 16
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 15, Storms: 13, Tornadoes: 4, Tornadoes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Class of Workers


Most common industries in 2009 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (11%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Health care (5%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Health care (17%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Social assistance (4%)
Most common occupations in 2009 (%)
Males Females
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (5%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (4%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (4%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (4%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Customer service representatives (4%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (3%)

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




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





Jackson County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 250,115 (80%)
  • Carpooled: 35,711 (11%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 7,990 (3%)
  • Streetcar or trolley car: 38 (0%)
  • Subway or elevated: 52 (0%)
  • Railroad: 24 (0%)
  • Ferryboat: 18 (0%)
  • Taxi: 354 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 222 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 318 (0%)
  • Walked: 5,646 (2%)
  • Other means: 1,805 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 8,496 (3%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


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

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


Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2005 was $50,573.

6.31% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($37,320 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.31%
Missouri average:

7.87%


0.10% of residents moved from foreign countries ($221 average AGI)
Jackson County:

0.10%
Missouri average:

0.11%

2.42% relocated from other counties in Missouri ($12,390 average AGI)
3.79% relocated from other states ($24,710 average AGI)
Jackson County:

3.79%
Missouri average:

2.98%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Johnson County, KS  1.04% ($48,155 average AGI)
from Clay County, MO  0.61% ($32,704)
from Cass County, MO  0.43% ($32,756)
from Wyandotte County, KS  0.33% ($25,118)
from Platte County, MO  0.23% ($35,463)
from Lafayette County, MO  0.15% ($30,499)
from Johnson County, MO  0.13% ($35,258)


6.69% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($43,190 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.69%
Missouri average:

7.66%


0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($217 average AGI)
Jackson County:

0.04%
Missouri average:

0.05%

2.75% relocated to other counties in Missouri ($16,050 average AGI)
3.90% relocated to other states ($26,923 average AGI)
Jackson County:

3.90%
Missouri average:

2.81%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Johnson County, KS  1.17% ($53,380 average AGI)
to Clay County, MO  0.83% ($35,705)
to Cass County, MO  0.58% ($45,970)
to Wyandotte County, KS  0.31% ($24,679)
to Platte County, MO  0.25% ($37,987)
to Lafayette County, MO  0.15% ($42,153)
to Johnson County, MO  0.13% ($34,860)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 15.6
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 15.6

Births per 1000 population in Jackson County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 9.8
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 9.2

Deaths per 1000 population in Jackson County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 9.4
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 8.0

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Jackson County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2003: 95,540 (79,402 aged, 16,138 disabled)
Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 13%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 8%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 1.67
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 15363.24
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 405.090
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 49649.67

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1571.740
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 935.5
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 9.05

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 51.45
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 90.35

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 10.26
Fitness & recreation sports centers per 100,000 population in 2005: 8955.089

Homicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 154.4. This is more than state average.

Mechanisms of homicide:

 

Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 113.5
  • Cut/Pierce - 12.2
  • Other - 28.7

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 133.4. This is more than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide:

 

Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 71.7
  • Poisoning - 27.0
  • Suffocation - 25.1
  • Other - 9.6

Household type by relationship:

Households: 662,939

Size of family households: 71,417 2-persons, 39,370 3-persons, 30,790 4-persons, 15,220 5-persons, 6,187 6-persons, 4,104 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 87,452 1-person, 16,729 2-persons, 2,283 3-persons, 814 4-persons, 291 5-persons, 89 6-persons, 58 7-or-more-persons.

92.4% of residents of Jackson County speak English at home.
4.4% of residents speak Spanish at home (51% speak English very well, 20% speak English well, 21% speak English not well, 8% don't speak English at all).
1.7% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (70% speak English very well, 19% speak English well, 11% speak English not well).
1.1% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (47% speak English very well, 30% speak English well, 18% speak English not well, 4% don't speak English at all).
0.4% of residents speak other language at home (59% speak English very well, 23% speak English well, 14% speak English not well, 4% don't speak English at all).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $5,941,732,000 ($9001 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $762,079,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $1,743,801,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $1,017,523,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $9,882,000
Federal grants: $843,921,000
Federal procurement contracts: $1,363,111,000 ($594,354,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $963,494,000 ($109,097,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $20,733,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $518,321,000
Federal Government insurance: $282,225,000

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

Births: 54,212
Here:

82 per 1000 residents
State:

69 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 30,860
Here:

47 per 1000 residents
State:

49 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +7,990
Here:

+12 per 1000 residents
State:

+7 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -25,695
Here -39 per 1000 residents
State +5 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Jackson County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 33.73 millions of gallons per day (99% from ground, 1% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.3
State:

6.0

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.1
State:

4.2

Year house built

Rooms in houses/apartments in Jackson County, Missouri
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 172
  • 2 rooms: 1,113
  • 3 rooms: 3,949
  • 4 rooms: 10,196
  • 5 rooms: 33,754
  • 6 rooms: 44,655
  • 7 rooms: 33,785
  • 8 rooms: 20,626
  • 9+ rooms: 19,185
  • 1 room: 4,498
  • 2 rooms: 9,217
  • 3 rooms: 19,436
  • 4 rooms: 25,202
  • 5 rooms: 21,771
  • 6 rooms: 11,009
  • 7 rooms: 4,338
  • 8 rooms: 2,202
  • 9+ rooms: 1,186
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Jackson County, Missouri
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 427
  • 1 bedroom: 4,492
  • 2 bedrooms: 33,749
  • 3 bedrooms: 90,146
  • 4 bedrooms: 31,887
  • 5+ bedrooms: 6,734
  • no bedroom: 6,131
  • 1 bedroom: 31,437
  • 2 bedrooms: 39,335
  • 3 bedrooms: 18,273
  • 4 bedrooms: 3,100
  • 5+ bedrooms: 583
Cars and other vehicles available in Jackson County, Missouri in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 7,566
  • 1 vehicle: 51,138
  • 2 vehicles: 75,938
  • 3 vehicles: 24,547
  • 4 vehicles: 6,301
  • 5+ vehicles: 1,945
  • no vehicle: 21,168
  • 1 vehicle: 50,796
  • 2 vehicles: 22,065
  • 3 vehicles: 3,779
  • 4 vehicles: 674
  • 5+ vehicles: 377

53% of Jackson County residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 66% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 34% lived in Missouri.

Jackson County:

53.0%
State average:

54.3%


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


Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $63,400


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
  • Utility gas (89.4%)
  • Electricity (7.9%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2.1%)
  • Utility gas (73.2%)
  • Electricity (23.3%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1.7%)
  • Other fuel (1.0%)



Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 9,688
Here:

12.4%
Missouri:

13.7%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 4,407
Here:

12.3%
Missouri:

11.6%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 6,681
Here:

25.1%
Missouri:

24.9%

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 (Noninst.)


Expenditure Revenue Debt Cash and Securities

Jackson County government finances - Expenditure in 2006:


Jackson County government finances - Revenue in 2006:


Jackson County government finances - Debt in 2006:


Jackson County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006:


Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:



Jackson County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1991
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

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Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 213 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED3,938$125,0193,141$148,87213,546$157,105683$49,98761$1,126,9021,478$115,73628$95,821
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED199$126,457177$138,6211,337$147,407140$38,8713$221,00075$99,5209$51,333
APPLICATIONS DENIED581$107,957580$124,7434,985$144,248827$29,19321$1,445,905534$89,30526$55,115
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN454$126,143391$136,1823,749$145,350170$64,6717$1,730,429233$91,0347$71,857
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS76$125,32963$165,349738$151,45132$87,5630$047$93,8510$0
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Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 164 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
D) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED690$169,532603$179,14613$157,2310$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED195$157,800226$176,07123$87,9570$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED104$182,212121$191,8602$248,5000$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN43$170,23354$169,6673$137,3330$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS39$153,84619$158,2636$121,3331$204,000
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Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value


Most common first names in Jackson County, MO among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary6,09679.1 years
John5,45273.5 years
William5,17574.1 years
James4,70171.6 years
Robert3,91770.3 years
Charles3,51873.7 years
George2,83475.4 years
Helen2,45179.4 years
Dorothy2,21976.9 years
Margaret2,08379.4 years
Most common last names in Jackson County, MO among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith2,81574.3 years
Johnson2,06074.7 years
Williams2,00472.6 years
Brown1,77174.4 years
Jones1,69674.0 years
Miller1,34875.9 years
Davis1,30875.0 years
Wilson1,00174.9 years
Moore95974.4 years
Anderson91475.3 years
Businesses in Jackson County, MO
NameCountNameCount
24 Hour Fitness3Kincaid1
7-Eleven16Kmart5
ALDO2Kohl's5
AMF Bowling2Kroger1
AT&T12La Quinta1
Abercrombie & Fitch1La-Z-Boy3
Ace Hardware11Lane Bryant4
Aeropostale2Lane Furniture3
American Eagle Outfitters4LensCrafters2
Ann Taylor3Little Caesars Pizza4
Apple Store1Long John Silver's6
Applebee's12Lowe's7
Arby's11Macy's3
AutoZone11Marriott15
Bakers1Marshalls3
Banana Republic1MasterBrand Cabinets33
Baskin-Robbins4Maurices3
Bath & Body Works7McDonald's43
Baymont Inn2Men's Wearhouse5
Bed Bath & Beyond3Microtel1
Best Western2Motel 62
Blockbuster14Motherhood Maternity9
Brooks Brothers2New Balance8
Budget Car Rental5New York & Co2
Burger King18Nike37
CVS32Office Depot5
Cache1OfficeMax6
CarMax1Old Navy4
Casual Male XL2Olive Garden4
Catherines2On The Border2
Charlotte Russe2Outback3
Chick-Fil-A3Outback Steakhouse3
Chico's3Pac Sun2
Chipotle10Panda Express5
Chuck E. Cheese's2Panera Bread10
Church's Chicken15Papa John's Pizza10
Cinnabon 1Payless14
Clarion2Penske5
Cold Stone Creamery3PetSmart4
Coldwater Creek3Pier 1 Imports5
Comfort Inn7Pizza Hut26
Comfort Suites2Popeyes8
Costco2Quality4
Cracker Barrel4Quiznos11
Cricket Wireless47RadioShack13
Crossland Economy Studios1Ramada1
Curves7Red Lobster3
DHL3Red Robin1
Dairy Queen11Rodeway Inn1
Days Inn3Ruby Tuesday2
Deb1Rue211
Decora Cabinetry9Ryan's Grill2
Dennys8Ryder Rental & Truck Leasing1
Domino's Pizza6SONIC Drive-In36
DressBarn5Sam's Club2
Econo Lodge2Sears11
Eddie Bauer2Sephora5
Express3Shoe Carnival2
Extended Stay America2Sleep Inn1
Famous Footwear6Soma Intimates1
Fashion Bug3Spencer Gifts2
FedEx138Sprint Nextel15
Finish Line2Staples1
Firestone Complete Auto Care11Starbucks23
Foot Locker4Steak 'n Shake4
Forever 213Subway69
GNC12Super 88
GameStop12T-Mobile34
Gap4T.J.Maxx3
Goodwill4Taco Bell32
Gymboree3Talbots1
H&R Block29Target8
Hardee's7The Cheesecake Factory1
Haworth1The Room Place2
Hobby Lobby4Torrid1
Holiday Inn14Toys"R"Us5
Hollister Co.2Trader Joe's1
Home Depot7Travelodge1
HomeTown Buffet1True Value4
Homestead Studio Suites2U-Haul37
Hot Topic2UPS162
Houlihan's2Urban Outfitters1
Hyatt1Vans7
IHOP3Verizon Wireless8
J. Jill3Victoria's Secret3
J.Crew1Waffle House6
JCPenney4Walgreens22
Jack In The Box1Walmart11
Jimmy John's3Wendy's23
JoS. A. Bank3Westin1
Jones New York4Wet Seal1
Journeys2YMCA9
KFC16
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