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About Jackson

Jackson is a suburb in the Jackson Metro Area and in the Jackson County. It has a population of 32,251 and a population density of 3,019, which is 97% above the national average. It has a median age of 35, which is 6 years below the Jackson Metro median age and 3 years below the national average.


Jackson has a median home value of $105,700, which is 48% below the Metro average.The average rent of $1,050 is 26% above the metro average rent and 1% below the national average rent, making it one of the most affordable places to live in Jackson. The average household income in Jackson is $37,192 , which is 32% below the Metro average household income and 43% below the national average of household income.


The average school rating in Jackson is 4. Jackson also has a crime index 181 that is above the Metro average and above the National average.


$110,700Median Home Value
$201,112 Jackson Metro Area
$1,050Median Rent
$1,094 Jackson Metro Area
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School Rating
181
Crime Index
100
National Crime Index
1 hr 26 mins To Jackson Metro Area
17 mins Average Travel Time To Work

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Jackson's population is made up of 35% married, 43% single, 18% divorced and 4% widowed. Baby Boomers make up the largest percentage of the population at 32%, while Millennials have the second largest segment at 30%. Homeowners make up 55% of the population in Jackson.

31,420Population
160,066 Jackson Metro Area
2,934Population Density
  • 48% Male
  • 52% Female
35 Median Age
41 Jackson Metro Area
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The Per Capita income in Jackson is $23,447. The Median Household Income is $41,988 and the Jackson Unemployment Rate is 11%.

$23,447Income Per Capita
$32,498 Jackson Metro Area
$41,988Median Household Income
$59,059 Jackson Metro Area
24% Poverty Rate
13% Jackson Metro Area
11% Unemployment Rate
5% Jackson Metro Area
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$110,700Median Home Value
$201,112 Jackson Metro Area
$1,050Median Rent
$1,094 Jackson Metro Area
2Average Household Size
2 Jackson Metro Area

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45%
Home Owners
55%
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Top Schools in Jackson

Jackson Public Schools School District
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3450 Kibby Road, Jackson, MI, 49203
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Jackson Public Schools School District
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766 Park Road, Jackson, MI, 49203
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East Jackson Community Schools School District
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4340 Walz Road, Jackson, MI, 49201
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Vandercook Lake Public Schools School District
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1005 Floyd Avenue, Jackson, MI, 49203
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Michigan Center School District
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137 Broad Street, Michigan Center, MI, 49254
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1 hr 26 mins
Jackson Metro Area
17 mins Average Travel Time To Work
Commute To
Detroit Metropolitan Airport
1 hr 5 mins
Lansing city, MI
46 mins
Baker College Owosso
1 hr 19 mins
Northwood University Michigan
48 mins
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Jackson crime index is 181 which is higher than the national average. Click here to see the Safest Places to Live in Jackson.

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Crime Index
100
National Crime Index

Crime Index represents the risk of crime occurring in a area and is measured against national index of 100. If the Crime Index of an area is above 100 the crime in that area is relatively higher when compared to US. If the Crime Index of an area is below 100 the crime in that area is lower when compared to US.

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