StatisticMatthew EastJacksonMississippi
Population density (sq mi)8771,54964
Median age33.132.136.7
Male/Female ratio1.2:10.9:10.9:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a38%54%
Families w/ Kids under 1838%45%42%
Speak Englishn/a97%96%
Speak Spanishn/a2%2%

Key findings

  • The population density in Matthew East is 43% lower than Jackson
  • The median age in Matthew East is 3% higher than Jackson
  • In Matthew East 0.00% of the population is White
  • In Matthew East 97.51% of the population is Black
  • In Matthew East 0.00% of the population is Asian

Compare Jackson, MS Demographics


      Matthew East population breakdown by race

      RaceMatthew EastJacksonMississippi
      American Indian0.00%0.09%0.44%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.05%0.02%
      Mixed race2.49%0.64%1.18%
      Other race0.00%0.53%0.88%
      In Matthew East, 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

      Matthew East age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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