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Jackson is Mississippi’s largest city and a hub of government, commerce, and manufacturing for the state. Civil War fires wiped out much of the town’s antebellum feel. However, there are several points of historic interest, including the capitol building and some attractive older city neighborhoods close in. Some new development is moving to the north towards Canton, home of a Nissan plant.


Capital city - West-central Mississippi See Local Real Estate
Country: United States
State: Mississippi
Metro Area: Jackson Metro Area
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City: Jackson, Pearl, ... 36 total
Zip Codes: 39110, 39047, ... 50 total
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 331 ft above sea level

Quick Facts About Jackson

    The unemployment rate in Jackson Metro Area is 5.80 percent (U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Jackson Metro Area jobs have Increased by 3.63 percent. Learn more...
    Compared to the rest of the country, Jackson Metro Area's cost of living is 13.50% Lower than the U.S. average. Learn more... or Compare Jackson Metro Area's Cost of Living
    Jackson Metro Area's population is 578,777 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 22.51 percent. Learn more...
    Average Commute time is 24 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn more...
    The median home cost in Jackson Metro Area is $131,700. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 6.59%. Check out the homes in the area.
    Jackson Metro Area public schools spend $8,795 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.8 students per teacher in Jackson Metro Area. Learn more...

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