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Community Demographics in Jackson, Alabama

In terms of political views, the Jackson population skews Republican. The top religion in Jackson is Protestant. The top age group is 45-64 per census data.

Household Types in Jackson, Alabama

Household TypePercentage of Population
Singles in Jackson56.3%
Married Couples in Jackson43.7%

Age Groups of People Living in Jackson, Alabama

Age GroupPercentage of Population
18 to 24 year olds9.8%
25 to 44 year olds22%
45 to 64 year olds26.9%
65+ year olds20.9%

Race Diversity in Jackson, Alabama

The Race Diversity score in Jackson, Alabama is 17.Race diversity score ranges from 0 to 100. The more diverse, the higher the score.

Race DiversityPercentage of Population
Latino/Hispanics0%
Whites48.1%
Black or African Americans51.3%
American Indian & Alaska Natives0%
Asians0.5%
Native Hawaiians & Other Pacific Islanders0%
Multi0.1%
Other0%

The Religion of people living in Jackson, Alabama

The primary religious affiliation in Jackson, Alabama is Protestant. The Religion Diversity score in Jackson, Alabama is 0.6Religion diversity score ranges from 0 to 100. The more diverse, the higher the score..

ReligionPercentage of Population
Protestant78.8%
Catholic0%
Orthodox0%
Other / Christian0%
Mormon0.4%
Jewish0%
Muslim0%
Buddhist0%
Hindu0%
Other / Non-Christian0%

Industry and Occupation in Jackson, Alabama

The top industry present in Jackson, Alabama is Manufacturing. 28 % of residents work in Production, transportation, and material moving occupations, while only 11.4% work in Service occupations. The Industry Diversity score in Jackson, Alabama is 54.7.Industry diversity score ranges from 0 to 100. The more diverse, the higher the score.

IndustryPercentage of Population
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining1.8%
Construction9.5%
Manufacturing32.5%
Wholesale trade0%
Retail trade14.5%
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities2.5%
Information1.1%
Finance and insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing4.8%
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services2.1%
Educational services, health care, and social assistance16%
Arts, entertainment, recreation, and accommodation and food services2.4%
Other services, except public administration6.4%
Public administration6.5%

The Occupation Diversity score in Jackson, Alabama is 81.1.Occupation diversity score ranges from 0 to 100. The more diverse, the higher the score.

OccupationPercentage of Population
Management, business, science, and arts occupations24.7%
Service occupations11.4%
Sales and office occupations22.5%
Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations13.5%
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations28%

Average Educational level of people living in Jackson,Alabama

40.7% of residents in Jackson, Alabama have earned a Bachelor’s degree or higher, compared to the U.S. average of 46.6%. 34% of residents in Jackson, Alabama hold STEM degrees (STEM = Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics). The Educational level Diversity score in Jackson, Alabama is 69.5.Educational diversity score ranges from 0 to 100. The more diverse, the higher the score.

Educational levelPercentage of Population
Less than high school graduate18.7%
High school graduate (includes equivalency)40.6%
Some college or associate's degree23.8%
Bachelor's degree9.5%
Graduate or professional degree7.4%

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