StatisticWest JacksonJacksonMississippi
Population density (sq mi)2371,54964
Median age48.632.136.7
Male/Female ratio1.2:10.9:10.9:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a38%54%
Families w/ Kids under 1826%45%42%
Speak Englishn/a97%96%
Speak Spanishn/a2%2%

Key findings

  • The population density in West Jackson is 85% lower than Jackson
  • The median age in West Jackson is 51% higher than Jackson
  • In West Jackson 0.00% of the population is White
  • In West Jackson 98.30% of the population is Black
  • In West Jackson 0.00% of the population is Asian

Compare Jackson, MS Demographics


      West Jackson population breakdown by race

      RaceWest JacksonJacksonMississippi
      American Indian0.00%0.09%0.44%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.05%0.02%
      Mixed race1.70%0.64%1.18%
      Other race0.00%0.53%0.88%
      In West Jackson, 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

      West Jackson age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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