Working & Investing


Demographics & Traffic

  1-Mile 5-Mile 10-Mile
Employment Population 41,234 153,400 258,936
Businesses 1,924 9,030 18,086
Residential Population 3,880 119,263 295,629
Households 1,925 44,779 112,948
Median Household Income $17,194 $27,335 $38,238
Average Household Income $27,325 $42,901 $55,680

Statistics derived from the Hinds County Economic Development Authority 2015.

GREATER JACKSON POPULATION BY AGE
Total 596,717
Less than 14: 26.1%
15-24: 9.9%
25-34: 13.9%
35-44: 12.9%
45-54: 14.3%
55 & Over: 22.9%

Statistics derived from the Greater Jackson Alliance 7 Counties 2015

MULTI-HOUSING MARKET
Metro Statistical Area  Market
Approximate Market Size 20,314
Occupancy Rate 93.9%
Pre-1980s Construction Rent $638
1980s Construction Rent $782
1990s Construction Rent $886
New Construction Rent $1,014
Average Unit Size (Sq. Ft.) 947

Statistics derived from CB Richard Ellis Mid-Year 2015

TRAFFIC

You might say all roads lead to Downtown. Bordered by I-55 and I-20, and crisscrossed by the most prestigious streets in town, Downtown is a central hub for vehicular traffic in the metropolitan area.

See the map below for a snapshot of Downtown traffic counts for 2015.

For specific data and traffic counts, visit MDOT.

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