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Jackson County, Ohio (OH)

County population in 2019: 32,543 (35% urban, 65% rural); it was 32,641 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 5,454
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 3,739
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 9,319
Renter-occupied apartments: 3,817 (it was 3,300 in 2000)
% of renters here:

26%
State:

32%

Land area: 420 sq. mi.

Water area: 1.2 sq. mi.

Population density: 77 people per square mile   (average).

March 2019 cost of living index in Jackson County: 82.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Manufacturing (37.9%), Retail trade (27.6%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (15.7%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 50%
  • Government: 2%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 48%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Jackson County, OH (2019)
    • 31,01595.0%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 7062.2%Two or more races
    • 3641.1%Hispanic or Latino
    • 2020.6%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 460.1%Asian alone
    • 290.09%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 110.03%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
Median resident age:

40.3 years
Ohio median age:

39.6 years
Males: 15,778  (48.5%)
Females: 16,765  (51.5%)
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Average household size:
Jackson County:

2.0 people
Ohio:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $49,263 ($30,661 in 1999)
This county:

$49,263
Ohio:

$58,642

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $511 (lower quartile is $374, upper quartile is $600)
This county:

$511
State:

$662


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $105,088 (it was $65,500 in 2000)
Jackson:

$105,088
Ohio:

$157,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $64,295 - $182,791
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,042
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $427

Institutionalized population: 310
Jackson County, OH map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 114 buildings, average cost: $83,600
  • 1998: 126 buildings, average cost: $84,800
  • 1999: 123 buildings, average cost: $91,500
  • 2000: 150 buildings, average cost: $95,900
  • 2001: 130 buildings, average cost: $91,700
  • 2002: 90 buildings, average cost: $104,300
  • 2003: 116 buildings, average cost: $106,300
  • 2004: 110 buildings, average cost: $122,200
  • 2005: 89 buildings, average cost: $123,200
  • 2006: 87 buildings, average cost: $134,500
  • 2007: 84 buildings, average cost: $137,600
  • 2008: 58 buildings, average cost: $158,900
  • 2009: 41 buildings, average cost: $138,100
  • 2010: 40 buildings, average cost: $149,500
  • 2011: 38 buildings, average cost: $152,500
  • 2012: 44 buildings, average cost: $162,500
  • 2013: 41 buildings, average cost: $181,200
  • 2014: 57 buildings, average cost: $213,300
  • 2015: 65 buildings, average cost: $242,600
  • 2016: 69 buildings, average cost: $240,700
  • 2017: 62 buildings, average cost: $225,200
  • 2018: 62 buildings, average cost: $233,600
  • 2019: 83 buildings, average cost: $213,700
Number of permits per 10,000 Jackson, OH residents
Average permit cost in Jackson, OH
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,256 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,080 (1.1%)

Distribution of median household income in Jackson, OH in 2019
Distribution of house value in Jackson, OH in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Jackson, OH in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 17.5%
Jackson County:

17.5%
Ohio:

13.1%
(17.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 12.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 91.3% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 25.9% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 40.3 years old
(Males: 38.9 years old, Females: 41.5 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 40.9 years old, Black residents: 62.6 years old, American Indian residents: 43.9 years old, Asian residents: 55.0 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 15.8 years old, Other race residents: 52.6 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Jackson County is $433 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $519 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $622 a month.

Cities in this county include: Jackson, Wellston, Oak Hill, Coalton.

Jackson County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Zip CodeCityTestsMax concentrationMin concentrationArithmetic meanGeometric meanStandard deviationCoefficient of variationMean concentrationFirst quartileThird quartile
45621Coalton310.50.13.670.755.92161.450.400.472.93
45640Jackson7220.30.12.671.692.98111.41.901.003.10
45656Oak Hill1312.40.63.752.334.02107.261.601.135.38
45692Wellston2221.30.22.951.424.99169.031.150.702.15

All concentrations are in units of pico-Curies of radiation per liter of air ( pCi/l ).

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Jackson County: Meigs County Fairgrounds (A), Sugar Camp Creek Landing (B), Watsons Landing (C), Indian Landing (D), Hazael Landing (E), Swans Landing (F), Germans Landing (G), Silver Creek Landing (H), Sanfords Landing (I), Alexanders Landing (J), Peytons Landing (K), McClintocks Landing (L), Sayres Landing (M), Mill Landing (N), Pickens Landing (O), Dyes Landing (P), Crows Landing (Q), Rouses Landing (R), James Hall Landing (S), Dows Landing (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Jackson County include: Bethel Church (A), Disciple Church (B), Temple United Methodist Church (C), Fair Play Church (D), Fairview Church (E), Zion Church (F), Grim Chapel (G), Hazael Church (H), Bradford Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Salem Center Cemetery (1), Austin Cemetery (2), Sand Hill Cemetery (3), Baker Cemetery (4), Barton Cemetery (5), School Lot Cemetery (6), Bentz Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Bailey Lake (A), Meigs Mine Number One Water Supply Reservoir (B), Karr Lake (C), Steve Finlaw Lake (D), Forked Run Lake (E), Porter Pond (F), Royal Oak Lake (G), Lambert Pond (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Nease Creek (A), Mud Fork (B), Mill Run (C), Mikes Run (D), Little Leading Creek (E), Tanner Run (F), Lickskillet Run (G), Yellowbush Creek (H), Wolf Run (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Jackson County include: Buffington Island State Memorial (1), Forked Run State Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Neighboring counties: Calhoun County, Illinois , Millard County, Utah , Ohio County, Indiana , Kenton County, Kentucky , Warren County, Virginia , Saline County, Missouri .

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

5.4%
Ohio:

5.2%

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

Current college students: 917
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: 15.0%

Number of foreign born residents: 273 (48.7% naturalized citizens)

Jackson County:

0.8%
Whole state:

4.8%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 1252010 or later
  • 02000 to 2009
  • 571990 to 1999
  • 591980 to 1989
  • 581970 to 1979
  • 83Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.3 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 67.5%

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

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 10,928
  • One, attached: 136
  • Two: 323
  • 3 or 4: 237
  • 5 to 9: 333
  • 10 to 19: 140
  • 20 to 49: 144
  • 50 or more: 127
  • Mobile homes: 2,509

Housing units in Jackson County with a mortgage: 4,416 (48 second mortgage, 202 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 4,571

Here:

50.0% with mortgage
State:

62.1% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Jackson County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant4,71155
Mainline Protestant3,77523
Other6385
Catholic3502
None23,751-
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: 8
Jackson County:

2.41 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Here:

0.30 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
This county:

1.20 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

1.25 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 17
Jackson County:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

2.93 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 17
This county:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.25 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Jackson County:

11.0%
Ohio:

10.3%

Adult obesity rate:
Jackson County:

30.3%
State:

29.1%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

15.8%
State:

11.9%

Agriculture in Jackson County:

Average size of farms: 161 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $13,892
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $108.41
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 62.18%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $18,846
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 30.07%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $44,515
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 96.07%
Average age of principal farm operators: 55 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 15.09
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 1.41%
Corn for grain: 2454 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 848 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 2176 harvested acres
Vegetables: 85 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 101 acres

Tornado activity:

Jackson County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Ohio state average. It is 10436008.5 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused 3 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 2/21/1993, a category 1 (max. wind speeds 73-112 mph) tornado injured 3 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Jackson County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Ohio state average. It is 4% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 91.6 miles away from Jackson County center
On 8/23/2011 at 17:51:04, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.7 mi) earthquake occurred 264.3 miles away from the county center
On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 206.9 miles away from the county center
On 9/7/1988 at 02:28:09, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 91.7 miles away from the county center
On 8/9/2020 at 12:07:37, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MW, Depth: 4.7 mi) earthquake occurred 194.5 miles away from Jackson County center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 194.2 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:

  • Ohio Covid-19 Pandemic, Incident Period: January 20, 2020, FEMA Id: 4507, Natural disaster type: Other
  • Ohio Severe Storms, Flooding, And Landslides, Incident Period: February 5, 2019 - February 13, 2019, FEMA Id: 4424, Natural disaster type: Storm, Landslide, Flood
  • Ohio Severe Storms, Landslides, And Mudslides, Incident Period: February 14, 2018 - February 25, 2018, FEMA Id: 4360, Natural disaster type: Storm, Mudslide, Landslide
  • Ohio Severe Storms and Straight-line Winds, Incident Period: June 29, 2012 to July 02, 2012, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4077: August 20, 2012, FEMA Id: 4077, Natural disaster type: Storm, Wind
  • Ohio Severe Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: April 04, 2011 to May 15, 2011, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4002: July 13, 2011, FEMA Id: 4002, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Ohio Hurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3250: September 13, 2005, FEMA Id: 3250, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Ohio Severe Winter Storm, Incident Period: February 14, 2003 to March 18, 2003, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1453: March 14, 2003, FEMA Id: 1453, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • Ohio Severe Storms And Flooding, Incident Period: February 18, 2000 to March 02, 2000, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1321: March 07, 2000, FEMA Id: 1321, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Ohio Severe Storms, Flooding and Tornadoes, Incident Period: June 24, 1998 to July 05, 1998, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1227: June 30, 1998, FEMA Id: 1227, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • Ohio Severe Storms/Flooding, Incident Period: February 28, 1997 to March 17, 1997, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1164: March 04, 1997, FEMA Id: 1164, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • 3 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Jackson County (13) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 8, Floods: 7, Landslides: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 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: 9,605 (84.5%)
  • Carpooled: 944 (8.3%)
  • Bus: 36 (0.3%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 68 (0.6%)
  • Walked: 385 (3.4%)
  • Worked at home: 313 (2.8%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (29%)
  • Manufacturing (13%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (3%)
  • Finance and insurance (3%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (32%)
  • Manufacturing (15%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
  • Finance and insurance (3%)

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


  • Construction and extraction occupations (12%)
  • Transportation occupations (10%)
  • Material moving occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Production occupations (9%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Office and administrative support occupations (15%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (12%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (10%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (7%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (23%)
  • Asia,n.e.c. (19%)
  • Korea (15%)
  • United Kingdom, excluding England and Scotland (5%)
  • Netherlands (4%)
  • Spain (4%)
  • Peru (4%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Jackson County


  • American (24%)
  • German (14%)
  • Irish (9%)
  • English (7%)
  • Welsh (5%)
  • European (4%)
  • Pennsylvania German (2%)

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

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

  • 386 people in nursing homes
  • 22 people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill
  • 22 people in other hospitals or wards for chronically ill
  • 22 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 8 people in homes for the mentally retarded

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

  • 273 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 37 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 15 people in group homes intended for adults
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $47,959.

4.71% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($-1,464 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.71%
Ohio average:

5.23%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
3.64% relocated from other counties in Ohio ($24,836 average AGI)
1.07% relocated from other states ($-26,300 average AGI)
Jackson County:

1.07%
Ohio average:

1.73%

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

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Gallia County, OH  0.57% ($29,954 average AGI)
from Vinton County, OH  0.49% ($31,554)
from Ross County, OH  0.48% ($42,764)
from Franklin County, OH  0.34% ($29,462)
from Pike County, OH  0.30% ($25,824)
from Scioto County, OH  0.25% ($27,464)
from Athens County, OH  0.18% ($30,950)


4.37% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($33,389 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.37%
Ohio average:

5.51%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
3.55% relocated to other counties in Ohio ($25,960 average AGI)
0.82% relocated to other states ($7,429 average AGI)
Jackson County:

0.82%
Ohio average:

2.01%

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

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Franklin County, OH  0.53% ($37,433 average AGI)
to Ross County, OH  0.49% ($33,429)
to Vinton County, OH  0.45% ($26,294)
to Gallia County, OH  0.37% ($27,690)
to Scioto County, OH  0.36% ($28,317)
to Pike County, OH  0.31% ($31,143)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 13.7
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 13.4

Births per 1000 population in Jackson County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 10.9
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.2
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 12.3

Deaths per 1000 population in Jackson County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 6.3
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 5.8

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Jackson County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 8.6%
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: 5,935 (4,394 aged, 1,541 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 481 (6%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

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

  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (986)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (559)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (544)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (490)
  • Alzheimer disease, unspecified (315)
  • Unspecified dementia (143)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (141)
  • Atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease, so described (97)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (50)
  • Congestive heart failure (45)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 13%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 10%

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,459
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,089
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 3

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 15
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 104

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 6

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 112.6. This is more than state average.

Household type by relationship:

Households: 32,543
  • Male householders: 6,299 (1,487 living alone), Female householders: 6,628 (1,795 living alone)
  • 6,591 spouses (6,588 opposite-sex spouses), 927 unmarried partners, (927 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 8,618 children (7,838 natural, 20 adopted, 797 stepchildren), 1,444 grandchildren, 198 brothers or sisters, 188 parents, 34 foster children, 549 other relatives, 745 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 358

Size of family households: 4,237 2-persons, 2,019 3-persons, 1,722 4-persons, 584 5-persons, 347 6-persons, 282 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 3,283 1-person, 328 2-persons, 67 3-persons, 11 4-persons.

3,801 married couples with children.
2,326 single-parent households (826 men, 1,500 women).

96.0% of residents of Jackson speak English at home.
0.9% of residents speak Spanish at home (86% speak English very well, 12% speak English well, 1% speak English not well).
2.3% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (91% speak English very well, 9% speak English well).
0.2% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% speak English well).
0.3% of residents speak other language at home (38% speak English very well, 62% speak English not well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $199,794,000 ($5,980 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $2,231,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $82,635,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $35,440,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $940,000
Federal grants: $75,672,000
Federal procurement contracts: $1,144,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $3,961,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $1,882,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $4,887,000
Federal Government insurance: $12,233,000

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

Births: 2,173
Here:

65 per 1000 residents
State:

69 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 1,948
Here:

58 per 1000 residents
State:

50 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +126
Here:

+4 per 1000 residents
State:

+7 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +573
Here +17 per 1000 residents
State -15 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Jackson County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 1.61 millions of gallons per day (24% from ground, 76% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.1
State:

6.7

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.7
State:

4.4

Year house built in Jackson County, Ohio
  • Year house built in Jackson County, Ohio
  • 3312014 or later
  • 2012010 to 2013
  • 1,8592000 to 2009
  • 2,6201990 to 1999
  • 1,6201980 to 1989
  • 2,1601970 to 1979
  • 8581960 to 1969
  • 1,7211950 to 1959
  • 9461940 to 1949
  • 2,5981939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Jackson County, Ohio
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Jackson County, Ohio
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Jackson County, Ohio
  • 931 room
  • 232 rooms
  • 1413 rooms
  • 8954 rooms
  • 2,2125 rooms
  • 1,8956 rooms
  • 1,5347 rooms
  • 8728 rooms
  • 1,2629+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Jackson County, Ohio
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Jackson County, Ohio
  • 271 room
  • 452 rooms
  • 4743 rooms
  • 1,1774 rooms
  • 1,1015 rooms
  • 5096 rooms
  • 3427 rooms
  • 968 rooms
  • 1859+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Jackson County, Ohio
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Jackson County, Ohio
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Jackson County, Ohio
  • 95no bedroom
  • 1711 bedroom
  • 2,1172 bedrooms
  • 4,7023 bedrooms
  • 1,4554 bedrooms
  • 3905+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Jackson County, Ohio
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Jackson County, Ohio
  • 44no bedroom
  • 6771 bedroom
  • 1,6892 bedrooms
  • 1,2173 bedrooms
  • 1734 bedrooms
  • 1685+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Jackson County, Ohio 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
  • 394no vehicle
  • 1,7771 vehicle
  • 3,7982 vehicles
  • 1,9053 vehicles
  • 7124 vehicles
  • 3535+ 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
  • 450no vehicle
  • 1,8581 vehicle
  • 1,1832 vehicles
  • 3843 vehicles
  • 574 vehicles
  • 555+ vehicles

89.9% of Jackson County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 37% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 76% lived in Ohio.

Jackson County:

89.9%
State average:

85.3%

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

  • This state: 27,157
  • Other state: 4,998
  • Northeast: 920
  • Midwest: 855
  • South: 2,966
  • West: 248
Year householders moved into unit in Jackson County, OH
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Jackson County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 41.6%Electricity
  • 31.8%Utility gas
  • 15.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 7.9%Wood
  • 1.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.6%Coal or coke
  • 0.5%No fuel used
  • 0.3%Other fuel
  • 0.2%Solar energy
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 54.8%Electricity
  • 32.1%Utility gas
  • 8.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 3.1%Wood
  • 1.4%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.2%Coal or coke

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 252
Here:

6.9%
Ohio:

13.5%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 73
Here:

4.8%
Ohio:

12.6%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 150
Here:

18.0%
Ohio:

23.1%

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 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $87,000
  • Charges - Other: $5,167,000
  • Current Operations - Public Welfare - Other: $12,720,000
    Police Protection: $6,926,000
    Regular Highways: $5,008,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $3,867,000
    Central Staff Services: $3,017,000
    General - Other: $1,733,000
    Health - Other: $335,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $213,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $3,310,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $3,042,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,010,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,811,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $268,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $199,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $604,000
    Interest Earnings: $173,000
    Rents: $57,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $45,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $503,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $7,205,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,172,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $10,731,000
    Highways: $3,655,000
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $3,818,000
    Property: $3,306,000
    Other License: $1,640,000

Jackson County government finances - Revenue in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $87,000
  • Charges - Other: $5,167,000
  • Current Operations - Public Welfare - Other: $12,720,000
    Police Protection: $6,926,000
    Regular Highways: $5,008,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $3,867,000
    Central Staff Services: $3,017,000
    General - Other: $1,733,000
    Health - Other: $335,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $213,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $3,310,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $3,042,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,010,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,811,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $268,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $199,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $604,000
    Interest Earnings: $173,000
    Rents: $57,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $45,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $503,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $7,205,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,172,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $10,731,000
    Highways: $3,655,000
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $3,818,000
    Property: $3,306,000
    Other License: $1,640,000

Jackson County government finances - Debt in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $87,000
  • Charges - Other: $5,167,000
  • Current Operations - Public Welfare - Other: $12,720,000
    Police Protection: $6,926,000
    Regular Highways: $5,008,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $3,867,000
    Central Staff Services: $3,017,000
    General - Other: $1,733,000
    Health - Other: $335,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $213,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $3,310,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $3,042,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,010,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,811,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $268,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $199,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $604,000
    Interest Earnings: $173,000
    Rents: $57,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $45,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $503,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $7,205,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,172,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $10,731,000
    Highways: $3,655,000
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $3,818,000
    Property: $3,306,000
    Other License: $1,640,000

Jackson County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $87,000
  • Charges - Other: $5,167,000
  • Current Operations - Public Welfare - Other: $12,720,000
    Police Protection: $6,926,000
    Regular Highways: $5,008,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $3,867,000
    Central Staff Services: $3,017,000
    General - Other: $1,733,000
    Health - Other: $335,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $213,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $3,310,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $3,042,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,010,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,811,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $268,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $199,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $604,000
    Interest Earnings: $173,000
    Rents: $57,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $45,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $503,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $7,205,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,172,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $10,731,000
    Highways: $3,655,000
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $3,818,000
    Property: $3,306,000
    Other License: $1,640,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 1,574
  • Number of aged recipients: 62
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 1,512
  • Number of recipients under 18: 146
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 1,146
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 282
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 513
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 743
Most common first names in Jackson County, OH among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William32874.7 years
John31974.0 years
Mary28578.5 years
James24270.5 years
Charles21973.7 years
Robert15669.3 years
Margaret14181.0 years
George13374.7 years
Helen10677.7 years
Ruth10577.4 years
Most common last names in Jackson County, OH among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Davis14977.9 years
Smith13076.5 years
Miller12277.3 years
Jones10477.1 years
Williams8775.8 years
Jenkins8677.9 years
Evans8177.4 years
Martin7076.1 years
Lewis6577.5 years
Hughes6472.2 years
Businesses in Jackson County, OH
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1MasterBrand Cabinets3
Advance Auto Parts1McDonald's3
Arby's1Nike2
AutoZone2Pizza Hut1
Burger King1RadioShack1
CVS2Red Roof Inn1
Comfort Inn1SONIC Drive-In1
Curves1Sears1
Dairy Queen2Sprint Nextel1
Days Inn1Subway4
FedEx1Taco Bell1
Ford1U-Haul7
Goodwill2UPS2
H&R Block3Walgreens1
KFC3Walmart1
Kroger2Wendy's2
Little Caesars Pizza1YMCA1
Long John Silver's2