Jackson County MN Information


Jackson County Subdivisions

Jackson County MN Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 10,113
Population in Households 10,003
Population in Familes 8,019
Population in Group Qrtrs 110
Population Density1 14
Diversity Index2 17


Median Household Income $53,230
Average Household Income $70,993
Per Capita Income $30,515


Total Housing Units 4,990 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,419 (68.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 911 (18.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 660 (13.2%)
Median Home Value $114,210
Average Home Value $167,169


Total Households 4,330
Average Household Size 2.31
Family Households 2,803
Average Family Size 3
  1. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  2. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.18% -0.53%
Households -0.27% -0.59%
Families -0.42% -0.67%
Median Household Income   1.98%
Per Capita Income   2.6%


Jackson County MN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Jackson County to the other 87 counties and county equivalents in Minnesota by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 68 23rd
Population Density # 66 25th
Diversity Index # 61 31st
Median Household Income # 49 45th
Per Capita Income # 29 68th

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