Jackson County


6,795

lawsuits from January 2020 to July 2021

96.3%

of defendants did not have legal representation

36.9%

of lawsuits resulted in default judgments


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Top Debt Collectors

Out of 362 debt collectors in Jackson County, the top 5 (1.4%) are responsible for 3,669 (54.0%) of 6,795 lawsuits.

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Debt Collection Lawsuits By Year

February typically has the most debt collection lawsuits filed each year, with an average of 706 filings, accounting for 15.3% of the filings for the year.

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Geography of Debt Collection Lawsuits

Jackson County is split into 197 tracts. On the map you can see the number of lawsuits corresponding to each Census Tract.

Lawsuit filings since January 2020
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Overview of Lawsuits by Census Tract

The table to the right shows data for the 197 census tracts in Jackson County. Use the search below to find a specific tract.

Last updated: July 2021

NameLawsuitsLawsuits Trend
Jan '20 - Jul '21
Default Judgments
Census Tract 141.05
11144
Census Tract 128.04
9644
Census Tract 114.01
9328
Census Tract 127.01
9231
Census Tract 140.07
9126
Census Tract 142.04
8534
Census Tract 115
8029
Census Tract 141.01
8033
Census Tract 140.06
8033
Census Tract 130.03
7630

Debt Collection Lawsuits by Neighborhood Demographics

Census tracts have been categorized by ther racial/ethnic majority, based on data from the American Community Survey.

Neighborhoods by Racial Majority

  • White: 64.5% of neighborhoods, 69.4% of lawsuits

  • No Majority: 9.1% of neighborhoods, 8.7% of lawsuits

  • Black: 23.4% of neighborhoods, 20.5% of lawsuits

  • Asian: 0.5% of neighborhoods, 0.1% of lawsuits

  • Latinx: 2.0% of neighborhoods, 1.2% of lawsuits

* Demographic information unavailable for 0.5% neighborhoods.

Difference from Proportionate Filings Based on Neighborhood Racial Majority Proportions

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Proportionate Filings

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