Jackson County , North Carolina

Jackson County: County in North Carolina, United States

Jackson County locator map
Location of Jackson County on North Carolina map.

About

Jackson County is a county located in the U.S. state of North Carolina. As of the 2010 census, the population was 40,271 and a population density of 31 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 county had an estimated population of 43,938 inhabitants. Its county seat is Sylva. The county was created 170 years ago in 1850.

Geography

Jackson County is located at 35°17'15"N 83°8'27"W (35.2873900, -83.1408300). It has 6 neighbors: Rabun County, Macon County, Haywood County, Swain County, Transylvania County and Oconee County.

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The largest city of Jackson County is Sylva with a population of 2,738. Other cities include and Webster population 387. See all Jackson County cities & populated places.

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Jackson County map

Jackson County Quick Facts

Population : 43,938 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : North Carolina (United States)
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Area : 1281 km2
Water as percent of area : 0.8%
Land as percent of area : 99.2%
Named for : Andrew Jackson
Capital : Sylva
Establishment : January 01, 1851
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 05:39:51 (28th July 2021)
Density : 34 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : 8.35% (2010-2019)

Jackson County has 6 neighbours.

  • Sylva

Demographics

The population of Jackson County increased by 8.35% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 40,271 - census
2011 40,240 -0.08% estimation process
2012 40,636 0.97% estimation process
2013 41,001 0.89% estimation process
2014 40,920 -0.2% estimation process
2015 41,305 0.93% estimation process
2016 42,622 3.09% estimation process
2017 43,224 1.39% estimation process
2018 43,600 0.86% estimation process
2019 43,938 0.77% estimation process

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Other places with the same name (22)

Jackson County Populated Places

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Jackson County.

City Name Population Title
Cullowhee 6,228 Township in Jackson County, North Carolina
Sylva 2,738 Human settlement in Jackson County, North Carolina, United States of America
Webster 387 City in North Carolina, US
Dillsboro 248 Township in Jackson County, North Carolina

North Carolina Other Counties (more counties)

County Name Population Title
North Carolina 10,488,084 State of the United States of America
Wake County 1,111,761 County in North Carolina, United States
Mecklenburg County 1,110,356 County in North Carolina, United States
Charlotte 885,708 City in and county seat of Mecklenburg County, North Carolina, United States
Guilford County 537,174 County in North Carolina, United States of America
Raleigh 474,069 Capital of North Carolina
Forsyth County 382,295 County in North Carolina, United States of America
West Raleigh 338,759 City in United States of America
Cumberland County 335,509 County in Maine, United States
Durham County 321,488 County in North Carolina, United States of America
Greensboro 296,710 City in North Carolina, United States of America
Durham 278,993 County seat of Durham County, North Carolina, United States
Buncombe County 261,191 County in North Carolina, United States
Winston-Salem 247,945 City in Forsyth County, North Carolina
Union County 239,859 County in North Carolina, United States
New Hanover County 234,473 County in North Carolina, United States

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