Jackson, Tennessee 

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Population

66,977

+4.0% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

5.5%

Median Income

$37,988

Median Home Price

$108,600

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Best Places to Live in Jackson, Tennessee

Small city - West-central Tennessee. May, October and September are the most pleasant months in Jackson, while July and January are the least comfortable months.

Jackson, TN 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
Small-town feel
Cost of living
Diverse economy
Cons
Crime rates
Entertainment
Arts & culture


What Bert Has To Say About Jackson Metro Area

Jackson is a transportation center serving the agriculture industry, with cotton being a significant crop. The city is also a diverse manufacturing center for companies such as toolmaker Porter-Cable and Procter & Gamble. The town has a typical Southern-town feel with historic buildings and a vintage 1950’s bus station often used as a movie set.


QUICK FACTS

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Country: United States
State: Tennessee
County: Madison County
Metro Area: Jackson Metro Area
Political Ideology: Leaning conservative
City: Jackson
Zip Codes: 38305 38301
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 412 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Jackson is 5.5% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Jackson jobs have increased by 1.9%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Jackson's cost of living is 17.5% 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, Madison county remained strongly Republican, 55.7% to 42.8%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Jackson's population is 66,977 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 4.0%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 17.3 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Jackson is Real Estate: $108,600. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 9.6%.

SCHOOLS
Jackson public schools spend $8,928 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.2 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 9.6% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Jackson is $108,600.

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Reviews for Jackson   10 Reviews
Great place to live and raise a family - 10/24/2019
We moved to Jackson in 2015 and have enjoyed getting to know this great community. We are pleased with the hospitality of the residents here. We have 4 Colleges and... Read More

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hot and humid west TN - 2/12/2016
West TN is hot and humid during the months of May, June, July, August, and... Read More

LANA Proud! - 6/25/2014
I live in Jackson, TN in the LANA district. I am originally from upstate NY, and have lived all over the States since we were military. I have to say Jackson is the... Read More


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