StatisticAlta WoodsJacksonMississippi
Population851172,0392,976,149
Population density (sq mi)6091,54964
Median age24.832.136.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:10.9:10.9:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a38%54%
Families w/ Kids under 1863%45%42%
Speak Englishn/a97%96%
Speak Spanishn/a2%2%

Key findings

  • The population density in Alta Woods is 61% lower than Jackson
  • The median age in Alta Woods is 23% lower than Jackson
  • In Alta Woods 6.91% of the population is White
  • In Alta Woods 91.99% of the population is Black
  • In Alta Woods 0.00% of the population is Asian

Compare Jackson, MS Demographics

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      Alta Woods population breakdown by race

      RaceAlta WoodsJacksonMississippi
      White6.91%17.16%59.01%
      Black91.99%81.16%37.51%
      Asian0.00%0.37%0.96%
      American Indian0.00%0.09%0.44%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.05%0.02%
      Mixed race1.10%0.64%1.18%
      Other race0.00%0.53%0.88%
      In Alta Woods, 1.3% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

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      Alta Woods age breakdown

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      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Alta Woods, Jackson, MS demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).