Jackson County CO Information


Jackson County Subdivisions

Jackson County CO Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 1,365
Daytime Population: Workers 1,105
Daytime Population: Residents 355
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,460
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.07
Population in Households 1,363
Population in Familes 1,051
Population in Group Qrtrs 2
Population Density2 1
Diversity Index3 32


Median Household Income $40,460
Average Household Income $52,653
Per Capita Income $24,671


Total Housing Units 1,286 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 413 (32.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 226 (17.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 647 (50.3%)
Median Home Value $147,989
Average Home Value $220,460


Total Households 639
Average Household Size 2.13
Family Households 388
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. 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 -0.29% -0.58%
Households -0.21% -0.51%
Families -0.28% -0.57%
Median Household Income   2.48%
Per Capita Income   2.54%


Jackson County CO - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Jackson County to the other 64 counties and county equivalents in Colorado by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 61 6th
Population Density # 63 5th
Diversity Index # 49 25th
Median Household Income # 45 31st
Per Capita Income # 41 38th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Colorado Census Data Comparison Tool.