Jackson, Michigan 

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MICHIGAN TOTAL CASES REPORTED

98,689

US TOTAL CASES REPORTED

5,147,298

updated daily at 9 AM PST
source Kaiser Family Foundation

Population

32,875

-4.3% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

6.9%

Median Income

$27,342

Median Home Price

$115,500

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.

Pros
-Cost of living
-Low property crime
-Central location
Cons
-Entertainment
-Economy
-Winter climate

 $135,000 
2074 Aldrich Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 2858 SqFt
 $519,900 
4906 Country Ln
Bed 5 | Bath 4 | 3900 SqFt
 $157,500 
910 S Durand St
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 2416 SqFt

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.


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QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: For Sale
Country:
United States
State: Michigan
County: Jackson County
Metro Area: Jackson Metro Area
Political Ideology: Leaning liberal
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 6.9% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). 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
August, July and June are the most pleasant months in Jackson, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Jackson county voted Republican in four of the last five Presidential elections, voting Democratic in 2008. 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 $115,500. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 13.2%. Check out the homes in the area

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. Browse Jackson Real Estate

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Reviews for Jackson   32 Reviews
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

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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

Michigan theater - 8/24/2017
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ZIP CODES IN JACKSON, MICHIGAN
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NEW LISTINGS IN JACKSON
$135,000
2074 Aldrich Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$519,900
4906 Country Ln
Bed 5 | Bath 4

$157,500
910 S Durand St
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$257,000
2009 Glen Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$389,900
5014 Ikram Oaks
Bed 5 | Bath 4

$29,900
715 W Ganson St
Bed 2 | Bath 1

$134,900
107 E Bird St
Bed 3 | Bath 3

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