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Pros

-Diverse economy
-Entertainment
-Cost of living

Cons

-Growth and sprawl
-Hot, humid summers
-Unattractive setting


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Quick Facts About Lake Jackson


    ECONOMY
    The unemployment rate in Lake Jackson is 4.80 percent(U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Lake Jackson jobs have Increased by 0.74 percent.
    COST OF LIVING
    Compared to the rest of the country, Lake Jackson's cost of living is 5.80% Lower than the U.S. average.
    POPULATION
    As of 2014, Lake Jackson's population is 27,533 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 20.89 percent.
    TRANSPORTATION
    Average Commute time is 16 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes.
    REAL ESTATE
    The median home cost in Lake Jackson is $179,412. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 25.60%.
    SCHOOLS
    Lake Jackson public schools spend $8,855 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 16.4 students per teacher in Lake Jackson.

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  3/29/2011
Country Living Close to Everything.

Lake Jackson is a really nice place to raise a family. The schools are great in this part of the Brazosport area school district. The town has a lot of white collar... (Read More)

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  7/6/2007
Grew up there; happy to move away

Lake Jackson is an okayish place to grow up, but it is absolutely deadly for an adult. There's nothing there except chemical companies, cattle, and prison farms. ... (Read More)

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