Jackson, Michigan 

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Population

32,875

-4.3% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

9.6%

Median Income

$27,342

Median Home Price

$115,500

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Best Places to Live in Jackson, Michigan

Small city - South-central Michigan, 75 miles west of Detroit. August, July and June are the most pleasant months in Jackson, while January and December are the least comfortable months.

Jackson, MI Housing Market
Lowest Priced HomesHOMES UNDER $250,000
Most Expensive ListingsHOMES $250,001 to $500,000
Largest HomesHOMES $500,001 to $750,000
Median Priced HomesHOMES $750,001 to $1,000,000
Pros
Cost of living
Low property crime
Central location
Cons
Entertainment
Economy
Winter climate


What Bert Has To Say About Jackson Metro Area

Jackson, in the central-southern part of the state, is a diversified commercial and manufacturing center with some ties to the auto industry. Cost of living is moderately low, air quality is good, and it has a smaller feel than most other Michigan industrial centers.


QUICK FACTS

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Country: United States
State: Michigan
County: Jackson County
Metro Area: Jackson Metro Area
Political Ideology: Leaning conservative
City: Jackson
Zip Codes: 49202
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 841 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Jackson is 9.6% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Jackson jobs have increased by 0.4%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Jackson's cost of living is 19.4% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Jackson's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
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VOTING
In the last Presidential election, Jackson county remained very strongly Republican, 58.5% to 39.5%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Jackson's population is 32,875 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 4.3%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 19.2 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Jackson is Real Estate: $115,500. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 13.2%.

SCHOOLS
Jackson public schools spend $11,382 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 17.1 students per teacher in Jackson. More Education



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Housing Market in Jackson

It's a good time to buy in Jackson. Home Appreciation is up 13.2% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Jackson is $115,500.

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Reviews for Jackson   33 Reviews
STAY OUT THE JAK!!!!!!!!!!! - 3/27/2021
I lived in Jackson for a long time I lived on 1st and 3rd Street right over by Frank's party store before that b**** burnt down. My dad and I would sit out on the front... Read More

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Butthole of Michigan - 2/23/2019
I spent 20 years of my life fighting for freedom only to buy a second home in Jackson, biggest mistake of my life, and have the rights I fought for take away by a... Read More

A nightmare town you need to avoid - 9/16/2018
Never never ever move to this town! I was born there, grew up around there, made the tragic mistake of moving back there once and will never ever set foot there again!... Read More


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