Lake Jackson, Texas 

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Population

27,533

21% Growth

Unemployment Rate

4.8%

Median Income

$72,645

Avg. Home Price

$184,800

Best Places to Live in Lake Jackson, Texas

Large city complex - Southeast Texas, 50 miles inland from the Gulf Coast
Pros
-Diverse economy
-Entertainment
-Cost of living
Cons
-Growth and sprawl
-Hot, humid summers
-Unattractive setting

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What Bert Has To Say About Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land Metro Area

The rapidly growing Houston area continues to rank the fourth largest metro area in the United States behind New York, Los Angeles, and Chicago. Not only is the population huge, but the area includes 10 counties covering some 900 square miles and spreads some 50 miles in each direction.


QUICK FACTS

City: Lake Jackson
Zip Codes: 77566
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 108 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Lake Jackson is 4.8% (U.S. avg. is 5.2%). Recent job growth is Positive. Lake Jackson jobs have increased by 0.74%. Learn More...
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. Learn More... or Compare Lake Jackson's Cost of Living
POPULATION
Lake Jackson's population is 27,533 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 20.89%. Learn More...
TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 16 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Lake Jackson is $184,800. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 3.54%. Check out the homes in the area.
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. Learn More...

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Housing Market in Lake Jackson

It's a good time to buy in Lake Jackson. Home Appreciation is up 3.5% in the last 12 months. Browse Lake Jackson Real Estate.

The median home price in Lake Jackson is $184,800. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Lake Jackson   2 Reviews
Country Living Close to Everything. - 3/29/2011
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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Grew up there; happy to move away - 7/6/2007
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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ZIP CODES IN LAKE JACKSON, TEXAS
77566