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Jackson, GA is a small town located in Butts County. Its population of 5,435 makes it an ideal location for those looking to get away from the hustle and bustle of the larger cities. With its population density of 877 people per square mile, Jackson offers residents a quiet community where they can relax and enjoy all that living in a small town has to offer.
The local businesses in Jackson include grocery stores, banks, hardware stores, antiques shops, art galleries, restaurants and more. Year-round outdoor activities such as golfing at the Reunion Golf Club & Resort or taking hikes through High Falls State Park are great ways for locals to stay active. Other organizations like the Jackson Downtown Development Authority help keep the community vibrant and thriving by offering programs to citizens such as free concerts on select Fridays throughout the year. Finally, local sporting events are abundant in Jackson with youth sports leagues available throughout the year as well as other events like The Trail Race held each spring.

The population in Jackson is 5,435. There are 894 people per square mile aka population density. The median age in Jackson is 33.7, the US median age is 38.4. The number of people per household in Jackson is 2.8, the US average of people per household is 2.6.

Family in Jackson
- 33.2% are married
- 14.9% are divorced
- 34.8% are married with children
- 32.2% have children, but are single
Race in Jackson

- 49.8% are White
- 40.9% are Black
- 1.5% are Asian
- 0.0% are Native American
- 0.0% claim Other
- 5.0% claim Hispanic ethnicity
- 2.8% Two or more races
- 0.0% Hawaiian, Pacific Islander

   Estimated Total Population by Age

  PeopleJackson, GeorgiaUnited States
  5,435.0329,725,481.0
  48.6%50.5%
  51.4%49.5%
  33.738.4
 
  5,138.0326,569,308.0
  5,061.0309,327,143.0
  3,934.0285,036,114.0
  4,076.0251,960,433.0
  35.5%15.6%
  30.8%30.8%
 
  894.293.4
  6.0783531905.423
  0.017264836.791
 
  49.7%59.4%
  45.2%12.2%
  0.2%5.6%
  0.3%0.6%
  0.0%0.2%
  0.0%0.4%
  1.2%3.2%
  3.4%18.4%
 
  33.2%49.8%
  28.4%48.0%
  4.8%1.8%
  66.8%50.2%
  44.0%33.8%
  14.8%10.8%
  8.0%5.6%
 
  3.042.6
  1,654.0124,010,992.0
  1,316.080,755,759.0
  15.0%30.5%
  23.0%42.9%
  338.043,255,233.0
  45.1%15.8%
  16.9%10.8%
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Jackson County, Georgia is considered the worst county in GA to reside in. The politicians, county manager, sheriff's dept., local police departments, etc. have all been  More

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Over 17 years ago

Living in the Jackson area is really like being in the counry with all the conveninces of the city less than an hour away. We are going to retire on Lake Jackson very  More

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