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Jackson County, MS

Population 2005: 134,249
Square miles: 726.90
Metro area: Pascagoula


2000 CENSUS DATA
JACKSON COUNTY MS US
POPULATION
Number Number Number
Total population 131,420
Square miles (land) 726.90
Population per square mile 180.79 60.64 79.56
GENDER
Number Pct Pct Pct
Male 65,127 49.6 48.3 49.1
Female 66,293 50.4 51.7 50.9
AGE
Number Pct Pct Pct
15 or younger 30,110 22.9 22.5 21.4
16-24 18,511 14.1 15.7 13.9
25-44 39,216 29.8 28.4 30.2
45-64 30,036 22.9 21.4 22.0
65+ 13,547 10.3 12.1 12.4
Number Number Number
Average age (years) 35.07 35.37 36.22
RACE AND ETHNICITY
Number Pct Pct Pct
White 99,026 75.4 61.4 75.1
Black or African American 27,432 20.9 36.3 12.3
American Indian and Alaska native 440 0.3 0.4 0.9
Asian 2,059 1.6 0.7 3.6
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific islander 52 0.0 0.0 0.1
Some other race 941 0.7 0.5 5.5
Two or more races 1,470 1.1 0.7 2.4
Hispanic or Latino 2,807 2.1 1.4 12.5
Sources: U.S. Census Bureau, 2000 Census; ePodunk

Note: Hispanic ethnicity is a separate data category from race. This number should not be added to race totals.


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