Jackson Information

Jackson Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Jackson, KY

General Jackson Information

State: Kentucky

County: Breathitt County

Close cities: Quicksand, KY, Lee City, KY, Campton, KY, Taulbee, KY, Rousseau, KY, Lost Creek, KY, Bays, KY, Haddix, KY, Jackson, KY, Hardshell, KY, Rock Lick, KY, Flatwoods, KY, Whick, KY, Shoulderblade, KY, Booneville, KY, Noctor, KY, Keck, KY, Clayhole, KY, Vancleve, KY, Little, KY

Jackson Population (census data)
Total 2,371 (-4.2% since 2000)
Male 1,047 (44.2%)
Female 1,324 (55.8%)

Population Density: 891 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 78.4 (US Avg is 100)

Incorporated in 1845

Land Area: 2.66 square miles

Median Household Income: $28,772

Zip Codes: 41339.

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Jackson Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (97.9%)
  • Black (0.6%)
Ancestry Information:
  • United States (21.1%)
  • Irish (9.3%)
  • English (8.4%)
  • German (6.1%)
  • Scottish (2.4%)
  • Scotch-Irish (1.4%)

Local Jackson Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Cleveland Indians, Cincinnati Reds
NFL Football: Cincinnati Bengals, Indianapolis Colts
NBA Basketball: Atlanta Hawks, Indiana Pacers
NHL Hockey: Columbus Blue Jackets
NCAA Sports: Morehead State University, Eastern Kentucky University

Jackson School Information

High Schools
Breathitt County High School (2307 Bobcat Lane, Jackson, KY, 41339 - Breathitt County District)
Middle Schools
Sebastian Middle School (244 L B J Road, Jackson, KY, 41339 - Breathitt County District)
Elementary Schools
L B J Elementary School (90 L B J Road, Jackson, KY, 41339 - Breathitt County District)
Other/Private Schools
Jackson City School (940 Highland Avenue, Jackson, KY, 41339 - Jackson Independent District)

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