MO

National Population : 333,590,059
Missouri State Population : 6,290,113

About Jackson, MO

Jackson, MO is located in Cape Girardeau County in the state of Missouri.

The total City Population for Jackson is about 14,836 with about 533 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 28,378.

The Average Home Value is $163,400.00, which is roughly 26% higher than the Average Home Value of $120,304.00 for the state of Missouri, and roughly 13% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $59,861.00, which is roughly 18% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $48,798.00 for the state of Missouri, and roughly 4% higher than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Jackson is about 7.2%.

Missouri is ranked #31 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 38.26 out of 100.

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Voting

Cape Girardeau County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 62.78% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 71.68%
Democratic: 26.68%
Libertarian: 1.29%
Green: 0.25%
Other: 0.1%


Nearby Locations

Burfordville, MO (8.77 mi.)
Millersville, MO (9.26 mi.)
Whitewater, MO (9.37 mi.)
Oak Ridge, MO (9.74 mi.)
New Wells, MO (10.19 mi.)
Altenburg, MO (10.19 mi.)
Daisy, MO (12.69 mi.)
Old Appleton, MO (12.98 mi.)
Chaffee, MO (13.76 mi.)
Scott City, MO (13.87 mi.)
Perryville, MO (15.55 mi.)
Friedheim, MO (15.55 mi.)
Uniontown, MO (15.78 mi.)
Leopold, MO (16.05 mi.)
Lutesville, MO (18.03 mi.)
Marble Hill, MO (18.03 mi.)
Scopus, MO (18.03 mi.)
Sedgewickville, MO (18.42 mi.)
Sedgewickvlle, MO (18.42 mi.)
Brazeau, MO (18.96 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 63755
Latitude : 37.438622
Longitude : -89.631291
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : Midwest
Average Elevation : 574 ft.
Area Code(s) : 573

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.55
Male Population Estimate : 41.05%
Female Population Estimate : 43.55%
Median Age : 38.5
Male Median Age : 37.2
Female Median Age : 39.5

White Population Estimate : 82.56%
Black Population Estimate : 1.58%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 0.97%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.61%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.05%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.56%
Other Population Estimate : 0.35%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Jackson specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Cape Girardeau County: About 6 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Cape Girardeau County: About 362 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Cape Girardeau County is about 36% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 21% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.