Jackson employment information

Income per capita$9,651$24,775$28,555
Median household income$34,236$44,991$53,482
Median income owner occupied$47,895$57,681$68,142
Median income renter occupied$26,016$26,583$33,219
Median earnings male$23,388$37,322$36,116
Median earnings female$21,528$22,260$25,692
Unemployment rate1.4%5.3%5.8%
Poverty level26.5%19.6%15.6%

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  • The income per capita in Jackson is 66% lower than the national average.
  • The median household income in Jackson is 36% lower than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Jackson is 75% lower than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Jackson is 70% higher than the national average.

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Jackson median earnings by income bracket

Jackson employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry18.5%0.0%
Manufacturing sector9.1%5.5%
Financial & insurance services4.9%1.5%
Wholesale & retail services11.9%9.0%
Public administration17.8%11.7%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities3.1%0.6%
Education, health & social services18.5%61.5%

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City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Zachary, LA15,579$72,01235%
Slaughter, LA1,159$65,48122%
St. Francisville, LA1,917$65,47622%
Ventress, LA1,060$55,3333%
Norwood, LA286$40,44624%
Jackson, LA3,819$34,23636%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Crittenden, KY3,819$45,82214%
Owego, NY3,819$44,65517%
Mount Orab, OH3,819$40,38024%
West DeLand, FL3,820$45,34815%
Golden Beach, MD3,820$91,73972%
Jackson, LA3,819$34,23636%
Source: The Jackson, LA employment data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau.