Jackson County WV Information

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Jackson County Subdivisions

Jackson County WV Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)

POPULATION

Total Population 29,985
Daytime Population: Workers 9,011
Daytime Population: Residents 18,572
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 27,583
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.92
Population in Households 29,805
Population in Familes 24,945
Population in Group Qrtrs 180
Population Density2 65
Diversity Index3 7
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $43,043
Average Household Income $56,730
Per Capita Income $23,282

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 13,664 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 9,152 (67.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,102 (22.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,410 (10.3%)
Median Home Value $121,423
Average Home Value $137,115
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 12,254
Average Household Size 2.43
Family Households 8,629
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.36% 0.28%
Households 0.37% 0.29%
Families 0.2% 0.18%
Median Household Income   1.7%
Per Capita Income   2.67%

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Jackson County WV - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Jackson County to the other 55 counties and county equivalents in West Virginia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 21 64th
Population Density # 23 60th
Diversity Index # 40 29th
Median Household Income # 10 84th
Per Capita Income # 18 69th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE West Virginia Census Data Comparison Tool.

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