Jackson County is located in south central Michigan. The County Seat is Jackson and the largest city is Jackson. The Official Web Site is located at http://www.co.jackson.mi.us/. The 2014 population estimate is 159,741 and the 2010 census population was 160,248. The land area is 701.67 square miles and there are 228.4 persons per square mile.
88% of the population is White, 8.3% is Black or African American, 3.2% is Hispanic or Latino, 0.8% is Asian, 0.4% is American Indian or Alaska Native, 0% is Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander, and 2.5% is two or more races. 89.1% have a high school degree or higher, and 18.8% have a Bachelor degree or higher.
The median home value is $112,800, there are 60,100 households, an average of 2.52 persons per household. The per capita income is $22,613, the median household income is $46,615, and 17% of the persons in Jackson County are considered below poverty level.
The total number of firms, at last estimate, was 11,902. Retail sales (in $1000) were $1,690,871, and sales per capita were $10,393. The percentage of black-owned firms is 2.8%, and the percentage of women-owned firms is 29.2%.
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