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Jackson County, Texas (TX)

County population in 2019: 15,201 (38% urban, 62% rural); it was 14,391 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 1,691
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 2,213
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 3,935
Renter-occupied apartments: 1,380 (it was 1,401 in 2000)
% of renters here:

26%
State:

36%

Land area: 829 sq. mi.

Water area: 27.5 sq. mi.

Population density: 18 people per square mile   (low).

March 2019 cost of living index in Jackson County: 79.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (20.5%), Manufacturing (15.5%), Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (12.9%), Construction (12.1%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 76%
  • Government: 15%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 8%
  • Unpaid family work: 1%
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  • Races in Jackson County, TX (2019)
    • 8,71857.7%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 5,08533.7%Hispanic or Latino
    • 9926.6%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 1651.1%Asian alone
    • 1330.9%Two or more races
    • 80.05%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
Median resident age:

38.2 years
Texas median age:

35.1 years
Males: 7,499  (49.3%)
Females: 7,702  (50.7%)
Average household size:
Jackson County:

2.0 people
Texas:

3 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $64,998 ($35,254 in 1999)
This county:

$64,998
Texas:

$64,034

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $662 (lower quartile is $553, upper quartile is $826)
This county:

$662
State:

$929


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $132,438 (it was $52,200 in 2000)
Jackson:

$132,438
Texas:

$200,400
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $80,825 - $215,130
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,183
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $429

Institutionalized population: 217

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 1
  • Robberies: 2
  • Assaults: 13
  • Burglaries: 23
  • Thefts: 64
  • Auto thefts: 3

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 1
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 8
  • Burglaries: 24
  • Thefts: 78
  • Auto thefts: 3
Jackson County, TX map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 32 buildings, average cost: $82,400
  • 1998: 36 buildings, average cost: $83,100
  • 1999: 29 buildings, average cost: $103,600
  • 2000: 25 buildings, average cost: $94,400
  • 2001: 16 buildings, average cost: $116,700
  • 2002: 19 buildings, average cost: $111,700
  • 2003: 24 buildings, average cost: $110,400
  • 2004: 20 buildings, average cost: $106,400
  • 2005: 20 buildings, average cost: $137,800
  • 2006: 21 buildings, average cost: $134,600
  • 2007: 15 buildings, average cost: $118,600
  • 2008: 11 buildings, average cost: $151,400
  • 2009: 7 buildings, average cost: $152,500
  • 2010: 12 buildings, average cost: $113,900
  • 2011: 8 buildings, average cost: $101,700
  • 2012: 10 buildings, average cost: $152,400
  • 2013: 15 buildings, average cost: $145,100
  • 2014: 16 buildings, average cost: $252,100
  • 2015: 13 buildings, average cost: $159,300
  • 2016: 11 buildings, average cost: $114,200
  • 2017: 5 buildings, average cost: $310,000
  • 2018: 4 buildings, average cost: $147,500
  • 2019: 8 buildings, average cost: $204,900
Number of permits per 10,000 Jackson, TX residents
Average permit cost in Jackson, TX
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: $2,019 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,242 (1.0%)

Distribution of median household income in Jackson, TX in 2019
Distribution of house value in Jackson, TX in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Jackson, TX in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 12.4%
Jackson County:

12.4%
Texas:

13.6%
(8.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 14.7% for Black residents, 19.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 6.4% for other race residents, 16.8% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 38.2 years old
(Males: 36.9 years old, Females: 39.4 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 46.5 years old, Black residents: 33.6 years old, American Indian residents: 72.2 years old, Asian residents: 37.7 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 28.9 years old, Other race residents: 47.6 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Jackson County is $408 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $484 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $590 a month.

Cities in this county include: Edna-Cordele, Edna, Ganado, Lolita, Vanderbilt, La Ward.

Jackson County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Jackson County: Ditto (A), E L Ranch (B), Hacienda de la Tordilla (C), Peeler Ranch (D), San Miguel Ranch (E), Seventy-Four Ranch (F), Sue (G), Tom Ranch (H), Vat Windmill (I), Korus Farmstead (J), Leon Valley Public Library (K), Las Palmas Branch Library (L), Landa Memorial Branch Library (M), Memorial Branch Library (N), McCreless Branch Library (O), Pan American Branch Library (P), Oakwell Branch Library (Q), San Antonio Public Library (R), San Pedro Branch Library (S), Westfall Branch Library (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Jackson County include: Sand Branch Church (A), Saint Joseph Church (B), Old Rock Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Estrada Cemetery (1), Saint Andrews Cemetery (2), Saint Joseph Cemetery (3), Madre Dolorosa Cemetery (4), Luna Cemetery (5), Mendiola Cemetery (6), Lott Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Goose Lake (A), Brown Lake (B), Palmer Ranch Lake (C), Tom Ranch Lake Number 2 (D), Tom Ranch Lake Number 1 (E), Telephone Tank (F), Vat Tank (G), Sacatosa Tank (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Borrego Creek (A), Bear Branch (B), Averia Creek (C), Agua Negra Creek (D), West Prong Atascosa River (E), West Olmos Creek (F), Water Creek (G), Willow Creek (H), Christine Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Jackson County include: Upson Park (1), Atascosa Cowboy Recreation Center (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Neighboring counties: Brevard County, Florida , Bexar County , Franklin County, Florida , Marion County, Florida , Dimmit County , La Salle County , Matagorda County , Victoria County .

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

6.5%
Texas:

8.0%

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

Current college students: 397
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 83.0%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 17.0%

Number of foreign born residents: 1,476 (24.4% naturalized citizens)

Jackson County:

9.7%
Whole state:

17.1%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 1722010 or later
  • 4272000 to 2009
  • 4481990 to 1999
  • 1771980 to 1989
  • 1041970 to 1979
  • 56Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.6 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 63.8%

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

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 4,929
  • One, attached: 34
  • Two: 61
  • 3 or 4: 154
  • 5 to 9: 379
  • 10 to 19: 19
  • 20 to 49: 31
  • 50 or more: 24
  • Mobile homes: 1,161
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 75

Housing units in Jackson County with a mortgage: 1,468 (4 second mortgage, 73 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 2,081

Here:

33.3% with mortgage
State:

56.1% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Jackson County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant4,80724
Catholic4,1274
Mainline Protestant1,2147
Other-1
None3,927-
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: 3
Jackson County:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.


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

2.85 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 14
Jackson County:

9.97 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 11
This county:

7.83 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.13 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Jackson County:

11.0%
Texas:

8.9%

Adult obesity rate:
Jackson County:

27.7%
State:

26.6%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

17.4%
State:

15.7%

Agriculture in Jackson County:

Average size of farms: 513 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $45,649
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $192.05
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 0.20%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 26.93%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $47,441
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 33.85%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 9.59%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $64,594
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 88.44%
Average age of principal farm operators: 54 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 11.12
Corn for grain: 60860 harvested acres
Upland cotton: 29391 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 10925 harvested acres
Vegetables: 9 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 490 acres

Tornado activity:

Jackson County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Texas state average. It is 10609658.0 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused one injury recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 5/6/1972, a category 1 (max. wind speeds 73-112 mph) tornado injured one person and caused between $500 and $5000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Jackson County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Texas state average. It is 40% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/20/2011 at 12:24:41, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 91.4 miles away from Jackson County center
On 4/9/1993 at 12:29:19, a magnitude 4.3 (4.1 MB, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 94.3 miles away from the county center
On 5/1/2018 at 16:28:56, a magnitude 4.0 (4.0 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 86.6 miles away from the county center
On 5/17/2012 at 08:12:00, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 245.8 miles away from the county center
On 4/7/2008 at 09:51:12, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 88.6 miles away from Jackson County center
On 4/14/1995 at 00:32:56, a magnitude 5.7 (5.6 MB, 5.7 MS, 5.7 MW, Depth: 11.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 419.2 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:

  • Texas Covid-19 Pandemic, Incident Period: January 20, 2020, FEMA Id: 4485, Natural disaster type: Other
  • Texas Hurricane Harvey, Incident Period: August 23, 2017 - September 15, 2017, FEMA Id: 4332, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Texas Hurricane Ike, Incident Period: September 07, 2008 to September 26, 2008, Emergency Declared EM-3294: September 10, 2008, FEMA Id: 3294, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Texas Hurricane Gustav, Incident Period: August 27, 2008 to September 07, 2008, Emergency Declared EM-3290: August 29, 2008, FEMA Id: 3290, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Texas Hurricane Dean, Incident Period: August 17, 2007 to September 05, 2007, Emergency Declared EM-3277: August 18, 2007, FEMA Id: 3277, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Texas Hurricane Rita, Incident Period: September 23, 2005 to October 14, 2005, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1606: September 24, 2005, FEMA Id: 1606, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Texas Hurricane Rita, Incident Period: September 20, 2005 to October 14, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3261: September 21, 2005, FEMA Id: 3261, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Texas Hurricane Katrina, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3216: September 02, 2005, FEMA Id: 3216, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Texas Hurricane Claudette, Incident Period: July 15, 2003 to July 28, 2003, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1479: July 17, 2003, FEMA Id: 1479, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Texas Loss of the Space Shuttle Columbia, Incident Period: February 01, 2003, Emergency Declared EM-3171: February 01, 2003, FEMA Id: 3171, Natural disaster type: Other
  • 6 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Jackson County (16) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 8

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 9, Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Fires: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Other: 2 (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: 4,513 (72.2%)
  • Carpooled: 1,138 (18.2%)
  • Bus: 258 (4.1%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 41 (0.7%)
  • Bicycle: 4 (0.1%)
  • Walked: 87 (1.4%)
  • Worked at home: 211 (3.4%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (18%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Construction (4%)
  • Manufacturing (4%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (25%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Construction (6%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)

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


  • Construction and extraction occupations (21%)
  • Production occupations (16%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Transportation occupations (10%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (9%)
  • Material moving occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (5%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Office and administrative support occupations (18%)
  • Sales and related occupations (14%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (11%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (78%)
  • Zimbabwe (6%)
  • India (3%)
  • Taiwan (3%)
  • Canada (2%)
  • Japan (1%)
  • China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan (1%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Jackson County


  • German (9%)
  • American (6%)
  • Czech (5%)
  • Irish (3%)
  • English (3%)
  • French (except Basque) (2%)
  • Polish (1%)

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

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

  • 184 people in nursing homes
  • 59 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 11 people in other noninstitutional group quarters

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

  • 145 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 62 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 10 people in in-patient hospice facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $61,188.

6.00% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($86,884 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.00%
Texas average:

7.43%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
6.00% relocated from other counties in Texas ($86,884 average AGI)
0.84% relocated from other states ($4,796 average AGI)
Jackson County:

0.84%
Texas average:

2.52%

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

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Victoria County, TX  1.51% ($37,928 average AGI)
from Calhoun County, TX  0.80% ($54,136)
from Wharton County, TX  0.60% ($51,788)
from Harris County, TX  0.51% ($73,429)
from Matagorda County, TX  0.44% ($52,167)


7.10% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($45,310 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.10%
Texas average:

7.26%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
6.65% relocated to other counties in Texas ($42,467 average AGI)
0.45% relocated to other states ($2,843 average AGI)
Jackson County:

0.45%
Texas average:

2.32%

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

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Victoria County, TX  2.07% ($43,496 average AGI)
to Calhoun County, TX  0.52% ($46,414)
to Harris County, TX  0.47% ($38,423)
to Wharton County, TX  0.38% ($50,429)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 13.4
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 14.3

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: 10.8
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 10.5

Deaths per 1000 population in Jackson County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 6.0
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 3.0

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Jackson County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 18.7%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 11.9%
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: 2,405 (2,063 aged, 342 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 601 (17%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

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

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (265)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (78)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (47)
  • Congestive heart failure (41)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (22)
  • Unspecified dementia (20)
  • Cardiac arrest, unspecified (15)
  • Alzheimer disease, unspecified (12)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 17%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 17%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 6.94
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 3,153
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 375
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 39,306

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,353
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,067
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 7

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 44
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 49

Household type by relationship:

Households: 15,201
  • Male householders: 2,232 (502 living alone), Female householders: 2,835 (696 living alone)
  • 2,871 spouses (2,861 opposite-sex spouses), 138 unmarried partners, (127 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 5,022 children (4,454 natural, 229 adopted, 347 stepchildren), 555 grandchildren, 91 brothers or sisters, 317 parents, 85 foster children, 410 other relatives, 410 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 222

Size of family households: 1,638 2-persons, 779 3-persons, 577 4-persons, 455 5-persons, 108 6-persons, 81 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,199 1-person, 193 2-persons, 24 3-persons, 5 4-persons.

2,450 married couples with children.
770 single-parent households (121 men, 649 women).

77.8% of residents of Jackson speak English at home.
20.8% of residents speak Spanish at home (65% speak English very well, 17% speak English well, 15% speak English not well, 3% don't speak English at all).
0.8% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (59% speak English very well, 41% speak English well).
0.8% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (59% speak English very well, 41% speak English well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $97,035,000 ($6,739 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $780,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $30,642,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $23,173,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $22,632,000
Federal grants: $17,407,000
Federal procurement contracts: $1,195,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $1,986,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $917,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $6,664,000
Federal Government insurance: $75,145,000

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

Births: 1,078
Here:

75 per 1000 residents
State:

85 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 824
Here:

57 per 1000 residents
State:

35 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +156
Here:

+11 per 1000 residents
State:

+29 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -439
Here -31 per 1000 residents
State +10 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Jackson County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 1.20 millions of gallons per day (88% from ground, 12% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.2
State:

6.3

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.7
State:

4.1

Year house built in Jackson County, Texas
  • Year house built in Jackson County, Texas
  • 552014 or later
  • 2392010 to 2013
  • 9082000 to 2009
  • 7441990 to 1999
  • 1,0301980 to 1989
  • 9801970 to 1979
  • 7911960 to 1969
  • 9181950 to 1959
  • 6081940 to 1949
  • 4371939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Jackson County, Texas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Jackson County, Texas
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Jackson County, Texas
  • 311 room
  • 112 rooms
  • 1533 rooms
  • 2884 rooms
  • 7895 rooms
  • 7396 rooms
  • 6997 rooms
  • 5088 rooms
  • 3029+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Jackson County, Texas
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Jackson County, Texas
  • 351 room
  • 252 rooms
  • 1643 rooms
  • 4554 rooms
  • 3935 rooms
  • 3176 rooms
  • 627 rooms
  • 408 rooms
  • 259+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Jackson County, Texas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Jackson County, Texas
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Jackson County, Texas
  • 31no bedroom
  • 791 bedroom
  • 5822 bedrooms
  • 2,1213 bedrooms
  • 5594 bedrooms
  • 1335+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Jackson County, Texas
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Jackson County, Texas
  • 34no bedroom
  • 1611 bedroom
  • 6162 bedrooms
  • 6423 bedrooms
  • 684 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Jackson County, Texas 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
  • 114no vehicle
  • 7751 vehicle
  • 1,5102 vehicles
  • 7563 vehicles
  • 2574 vehicles
  • 1125+ 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
  • 156no vehicle
  • 6691 vehicle
  • 4982 vehicles
  • 1993 vehicles
  • 244 vehicles
  • 15+ vehicles

86.6% of Jackson County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 38% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 83% lived in Texas.

Jackson County:

86.6%
State average:

84.4%

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

  • This state: 11,802
  • Other state: 1,814
  • Northeast: 128
  • Midwest: 507
  • South: 776
  • West: 400
Year householders moved into unit in Jackson County, TX
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Jackson County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 62.4%Electricity
  • 28.0%Utility gas
  • 6.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.3%Other fuel
  • 0.5%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 70.8%Electricity
  • 22.1%Utility gas
  • 7.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 114
Here:

6.3%
Texas:

7.0%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 29
Here:

3.2%
Texas:

6.6%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 99
Here:

21.5%
Texas:

14.3%

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

Jackson County government finances - Expenditure in 2017:

  • Charges - Other: $854,000
    Air Transportation: $55,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $2,890,000
    Police Protection: $1,927,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,425,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,276,000
    Financial Administration: $842,000
    Central Staff Services: $765,000
    General - Other: $668,000
    General Public Buildings: $543,000
    Health - Other: $484,000
    Solid Waste Management: $325,000
    Libraries: $260,000
    Corrections - Other: $131,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $115,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $78,000
    Air Transportation: $60,000
    Local Fire Protection: $56,000
    Parks and Recreation: $16,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $17,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $423,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $395,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $28,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $505,000
    General Revenue - Other: $233,000
    Interest Earnings: $88,000
    Sale of Property: $30,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $786,000
    Regular Highways: $28,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $7,727,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $1,688,000
    Highways: $68,000
  • Tax - Property: $6,748,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $901,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $670,000
    Other: $33,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $3,843,000

Jackson County government finances - Revenue in 2017:

  • Charges - Other: $854,000
    Air Transportation: $55,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $2,890,000
    Police Protection: $1,927,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,425,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,276,000
    Financial Administration: $842,000
    Central Staff Services: $765,000
    General - Other: $668,000
    General Public Buildings: $543,000
    Health - Other: $484,000
    Solid Waste Management: $325,000
    Libraries: $260,000
    Corrections - Other: $131,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $115,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $78,000
    Air Transportation: $60,000
    Local Fire Protection: $56,000
    Parks and Recreation: $16,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $17,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $423,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $395,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $28,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $505,000
    General Revenue - Other: $233,000
    Interest Earnings: $88,000
    Sale of Property: $30,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $786,000
    Regular Highways: $28,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $7,727,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $1,688,000
    Highways: $68,000
  • Tax - Property: $6,748,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $901,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $670,000
    Other: $33,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $3,843,000

Jackson County government finances - Debt in 2017:

  • Charges - Other: $854,000
    Air Transportation: $55,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $2,890,000
    Police Protection: $1,927,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,425,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,276,000
    Financial Administration: $842,000
    Central Staff Services: $765,000
    General - Other: $668,000
    General Public Buildings: $543,000
    Health - Other: $484,000
    Solid Waste Management: $325,000
    Libraries: $260,000
    Corrections - Other: $131,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $115,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $78,000
    Air Transportation: $60,000
    Local Fire Protection: $56,000
    Parks and Recreation: $16,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $17,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $423,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $395,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $28,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $505,000
    General Revenue - Other: $233,000
    Interest Earnings: $88,000
    Sale of Property: $30,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $786,000
    Regular Highways: $28,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $7,727,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $1,688,000
    Highways: $68,000
  • Tax - Property: $6,748,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $901,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $670,000
    Other: $33,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $3,843,000

Jackson County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017:

  • Charges - Other: $854,000
    Air Transportation: $55,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $2,890,000
    Police Protection: $1,927,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,425,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,276,000
    Financial Administration: $842,000
    Central Staff Services: $765,000
    General - Other: $668,000
    General Public Buildings: $543,000
    Health - Other: $484,000
    Solid Waste Management: $325,000
    Libraries: $260,000
    Corrections - Other: $131,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $115,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $78,000
    Air Transportation: $60,000
    Local Fire Protection: $56,000
    Parks and Recreation: $16,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $17,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $423,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $395,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $28,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $505,000
    General Revenue - Other: $233,000
    Interest Earnings: $88,000
    Sale of Property: $30,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $786,000
    Regular Highways: $28,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $7,727,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $1,688,000
    Highways: $68,000
  • Tax - Property: $6,748,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $901,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $670,000
    Other: $33,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $3,843,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 323
  • Number of aged recipients: 55
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 268
  • Number of recipients under 18: 53
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 160
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 110
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 151
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 111
Most common first names in Jackson County, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary12079.7 years
William8876.0 years
John8274.3 years
James6771.2 years
Joe5270.2 years
Robert4767.8 years
Willie4677.0 years
Frank4475.3 years
George4376.4 years
Henry4275.0 years
Most common last names in Jackson County, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Miller3376.9 years
Robinson3270.2 years
Brown3277.8 years
Jones3274.7 years
Smith3175.6 years
Garcia3069.9 years
Williams2977.1 years
Johnson2875.6 years
Barnes2472.7 years
Moore2379.0 years
Businesses in Jackson County, TX
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1Pizza Hut1
Best Western1SONIC Drive-In1
Church's Chicken1Subway2
Dairy Queen1U-Haul1
FedEx1UPS5
McDonald's1Walmart1
Nike2

Jackson County on our top lists:

  • #100 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest surface withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"