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Jackson County, MS

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Jackson County, MS
  • Location TypeCounty
  • County SeatPascagoula, MS
  • Population139,668
  • Land Area (Square Miles) 722.7500
  • Population Density (Per Square Mile) 193.1999

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TitleLatest YearLatest ValueLatest Rank
Decennial Census Population (County)2010139,668446 of 3170
Decennial Census Population Per Square Mile (County)2010193.20572 of 3170
Percent of African American Population (County)201821.8%466 of 3131
Percent of Hispanic Population (County)20187.0%1051 of 3139
Persistent Poverty Counties (County)201300 of 0 - 1
Rural-Urban Continuum for Counties (County)201322 of 1 - 9
Unemployment Rate (County)20196.0%226 of 3140
Death Rate (Per 100,000) (County)2016931.002215 of 3105
Percent of Adults Physically Inactive (County)201626.3%1792 of 3141
Age-Adjusted Rate of Diabetes per 1,000 Persons (County)201611.20947 of 3141
Medicare Part D Prescription Enrollment Rate (County)201839.5%2457 of 3137
Farmers' Markets (County)20163608 of 2249
Percent of Children Without a Market Within One Mile (County)201515.9%1374 of 3004
Percent of School-age Children in Poverty (County)201825.4%713 of 3140
Total Public School Expenditures (County)2017$245,674,000.00514 of 3123
Number of Public Libraries (County)201711287 of 1287
Average Daily Maximum Heat Index (County)201195.07852 of 3103
Percentage of Days with a Good Air Quality Index (County)201976.2%788 of 1006
Greenhouse Gas Direct Emitting Facilities (County)20185282 of 1227
Average Fine Particulate Matter (County)201112.71932 of 3108
FEMA Public Assistance Grant Dollars Obligated for Disasters (County)2012$12,891,719.0322 of 466
Total Deposits in Banks (County)2016-2017$1,712,946,000.00578 of 3108
Property Taxes as Percent of Income: Five-Year Estimates (County)2006-20101.7%1802 of 2773
Percent of Firms Which are Women Owned (County)201245.5%93 of 3093
Manufacturing Establishments with 5 to 9 Employees (County)201814625 of 1961
Inmates Executed, All Races (Cumulative Since 1977) (County)1977-2017387 of 233
Immigrant Households Entering County According to Tax Returns (County)2017-201819073 of 389
Estimated Veteran Population Under 45 Years Old (County)20103,583315 of 3143
Total Planted Acres (County)20194,834.532742 of 3034
Online, Mail Order, and Television Retail Sales in 2009 Dollars (County)2050$77,000,000.00789 of 2709
Total Retail and Food Service Sales in 2009 Dollars (County)2050$1,657,000,000.00691 of 3108
Earnings in Management of Companies and Enterprises Occupations in 2009 Dollars (County)2050$104,000,000.00463 of 2178
Population (County)2050152,000519 of 3076
Per Capita Total Personal Income (County)2050$170,788.002110 of 3112
Total Employees (County)205087,000548 of 3065
Population 18 to 24 Years Old (County)205011,000564 of 2216
African American Male Population 25 Years Old (County)2050168389 of 2780
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