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Where is Jackson County, Mississippi?

location of Jackson county on a map

Jackson County is a county equivalent area found in Mississippi, USA. The county government of Jackson is found in the county seat of Pascagoula.

With a total 2,702.4 sq. km of land and water area, Jackson County, Mississippi is the 722nd largest county equivalent area in the United States. Home to 141,137 people, Jackson County has a total 60678 households earning 48943 on average per year.

Jackson County, Mississippi - Quick Facts

FIPS Code 28059
Area Codes 228
Time Zone CST
Major Cities Ocean Springs (population: 37,118), Moss Point (population: 31,844), Pascagoula (population: 22,435), Vancleave (population: 19,541), Gautier (population: 17,251)
Land Area 54,493 sq miles
Water Area 723 sq miles
Household Income $48,943
Housing Units 60,678
Median Home Value $123,300
High School Grads 86% of population
Holders of Bachelors Degrees 20% of population
Retail Spending $9,964 per capita
Food & Accomodation Sales $178,044 per capita

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This page was last updated on June 30, 2016.