The Town of Jackson had a population of 504 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Jackson is located at latitude 36.3896 and longitude -77.4214 in Northampton County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Jackson 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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Jackson: Atherton, Northampton Court House, Potecase Bridge.
|Total Population||504 (100%)|
|Population in Households||384 (76.2%)|
|Population in Families||292 (57.9%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||120 (23.8%)|
|Median Household Income||$37,884|
|Average Household Income||$49,089|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||10%|
|Per Capita Income||$18,358|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||252 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||145 (57.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||69 (27.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||37 (14.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$93,571|
|Average Home Value||$123,116|
|Housing Affordability Index3||246|
|Average Household Size||1.79|
|Average Family Size||2|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||-0.05%|
|Per Capita Income||0.89%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.14%|
The table below compares Jackson to the other 739 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in North Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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||# 564||24th|
|Population Density||# 450||39th|
|Median Household Income||# 566||24th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 588||80th|
|Per Capita Income||# 641||13th|
|Diversity Index||# 347||53rd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE North Carolina Census Data Comparison Tool.