Celebrated Name: Jid
Real Name/Full Name: Destin Choice Route
Gender: Male
Age: 33 years old
Birth Date: 31st October 1990
Birth Place: Atlanta Georgia
Nationality: American
Height: 5 feet 6 inches (1.67 m)
Weight: 74kgs
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Single
Wife/Spouse (Name): N/A
Children/Kids (Son and Daughter): No
Dating/Girlfriend (Name): N/A
Is Jid Gay?: No
Profession: Rapper and songwriter
Salary: N/A
Net Worth in 2024: $1 Million
Last Updated: May 2024

Jid is known by his real name Destin Choice Route. He adopted the name Jid which was given to him by his grandmother from his jittery behavior as she called it. He is popular for being a rapper and also a songwriter. He is a member of a number of music groups such as Spillage Village, which was started in 2010 by EarthGang, which comprise of a number of members. His music production is based on J. Cole Dreamville Records and also Interscope Records. He has released several singles as well as albums, which have made his name that famous.

Maybe you know about Jid very well, but do you know how old and tall is he and what is his net worth in 2024? If you do not know, we have prepared this article about details of Jid’s short biography-wiki, career, professional life, personal life, today’s net worth, age, height, weight, and more facts. Well, if you’re ready, let’s start.

Early Life & Biography

Jid was born on 31st October 1990 in Atlanta, Georgia. He was born to his parents, Carl Louis Route and Kathy Jean Route. He is one of seven siblings in his family, where he is the youngest among them. As he was growing up, he loved listening to music and loved hip hop and rap music very much. Some of the musicians he loved include Jay Z, Nas, and Mobb Deep, among others.

Jid attended Stephenson High School. He was playing football as a defensive back, which helped him to acquire a scholarship at Hampton University where he played football as well but was later kicked off from the team.

Personal Life

Jid is currently single. He has no record of early relationships and has no kids as well. He seems to be so much focusing on his career, which has kept him away from engaging in any form of a relationship. He also has no rumors of being gay, which shows that he is straight but is only taking some time for him to start up a relationship or if he has one, he has kept it away from the public.

Age, Height, and Weight

Being born on 31st October 1990, Jid is 33 years old as of today’s date 18th May 2024. His height is 5 feet 6 inches (1.67 m) tall, and his weight is 74 kg.


Jid began his career after he was kicked off from the college team, and he decided to join up with Doctor Dot and Johnny Venus, who were from EarthGang. In mid-2010, he released his first mixtape, cakewalk. His second mixtape came in June 2011 called cakewalk 2. He was very active and released yet another mixtape, a third one, on June 25, 2012, called Route of All Evil.

All this while his music was not doing so well, and it was helped by the money he acquired from various other jobs that he involved himself, such as call center jobs and also delivering of pizza. He started to be noticed when he started to appear in live shows upon invitation. In 2013 on the 22nd of October, he released his fourth mixtape called ParaTu.

He joined Spillage Village and was part of their collaboration in the song, Bears Like This as their first project. They released two other projects, Bears Like This Too and later Bears Like This Too Much. In 2017, he signed with J. Cole’s Dreamville Records and released his first single, Never which part of his album, The Never Story.

The same album consisted of three other music videos. He releases his second official album on his birthday with singles such as Off Deez and 151 Rum. The album featured such people as J. Cole, Ella Mai, and Method Man, among others. His second album was called DiCaprio 2, which was released on 26th November 2018.

Awards & Achievements

Jid has received some awards in his career. In October 2017, alongside other rappers like Cozz, Kodie Shane, and Ali Tomineek, they received an award from BET Hip Hop Awards. In 2020 he was nominated for a Grammy Award for being the Best Rap Performer. His greatest achievement is that he gained enough popularity and can rely on his music for his earnings.

Net Worth & Salary of Jid in 2024

Jid Net Worth
Jid Net Worth

As of May 2024, Jid has an estimated net worth of $1 Million. He had earned his income from the various jobs he did before his music picked, which also supported his music career. He has also released some two albums and like five mixtapes, which have helped to raise his income. He attends various shows where he also earns some of his income. Another source of his income is from selling clothing such as socks and t-shirts, which also generate some of his income. He owns his car a 2006 Pontiac G6.

Jid is a successful young man who is putting a lot of effort into his career in order to succeed. He is still young and will do even better in the coming years. Jid still is young, and most of his productive years are ahead of him, which only means he will definitely get better.


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