StatisticGreater BelhavenJacksonMississippi
Population density (sq mi)2,5921,54964
Median age30.332.136.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:10.9:10.9:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a38%54%
Families w/ Kids under 1837%45%42%
Speak Englishn/a97%96%
Speak Spanishn/a2%2%

Key findings

  • The population density in Greater Belhaven is 67% higher than Jackson
  • The median age in Greater Belhaven is 6% lower than Jackson
  • In Greater Belhaven 68.87% of the population is White
  • In Greater Belhaven 28.01% of the population is Black
  • In Greater Belhaven 1.84% of the population is Asian

Compare Jackson, MS Demographics


      Greater Belhaven population breakdown by race

      RaceGreater BelhavenJacksonMississippi
      American Indian0.13%0.09%0.44%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.05%0.02%
      Mixed race0.77%0.64%1.18%
      Other race0.38%0.53%0.88%
      In Greater Belhaven, 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.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Greater Belhaven age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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