From a total population of 40,598, Jackson County has a median age of 36.2. The average age of males, in Jackson County, is 34.5 while the average age of females is 37.5. When you compare this to median age of North Carolina, Jackson County is 1.6 years younger.
The median income of individuals, in Jackson County, is $21,033 while the average household income is $36,705. When comparing the median income of people living in Jackson County to the rest of North Carolina, the average income in Jackson County is $4,575 less.