In 2018, Jackson County, MO had a population of 700k people with a median age of 36.7 and a median household income of $55,929. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Jackson County, MO grew from 698,895 to 700,307, a 0.202% increase and its median household income grew from $52,552 to $55,929, a 6.43% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Jackson County, MO are White (Non-Hispanic) (62.1%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (23.1%), White (Hispanic) (5.57%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (3.03%), and Some Other Race (Hispanic) (2.55%). N/A% of the people in Jackson County, MO speak a non-English language, and 96.4% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Jackson County, MO are University of Missouri-Kansas City (3,613 degrees awarded in 2017), Metropolitan Community College-Kansas City (3,438 degrees), and Rockhurst University (872 degrees).
The median property value in Jackson County, MO is $159,100, and the homeownership rate is 58.7%. Most people in Jackson County, MO commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 22.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Jackson County, MO is 2 cars per household.