The Town of Jackson had a population of 517 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Jackson is located at latitude 36.3901 and longitude -77.4193 in Northampton County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Jackson (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.01 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Northampton County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 102 feet.
The Town of Jackson (GNIS ID: 2405900) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Jackson population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Jackson: Atherton, Northampton Court House, Potecase Bridge.
|Population in Households||414|
|Population in Familes||316|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||103|
|Average Household Size||1.83|
|Average Family Size||2|
|Total Housing Units||257 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||162 (63.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||64 (24.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||31 (12.1%)|
|Median Home Value||$90,068|
|Average Home Value||$136,503|
|Median Household Income||$38,622|
|Average Household Income||$50,644|
|Per Capita Income||$23,817|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||0.67%|
|Per Capita Income||1.22%|
The table below compares Jackson to the other 739 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in North Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 560||24th|
|Population Density1||# 444||40th|
|Diversity Index2||# 325||56th|
|Median Household Income||# 410||45th|
|Per Capita Income||# 278||63rd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE North Carolina Census Data Comparison Tool.