Jackson Information

Jackson Information

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

General Jackson Information

State: Michigan

County: Jackson County

Close cities: Jerome, MI, Horton, MI, Spring Arbor, MI, Hanover, MI, Michigan Center, MI, Napoleon, MI, Vandercook Lake, MI, Clarklake, MI, Rives Junction, MI, Grass Lake, MI, Pleasant Lake, MI

Jackson Population (census data)
Total 34,022 (-5.6% since 2000)
Male 16,213 (47.7%)
Female 17,809 (52.3%)

Population Density: 3,068 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 79.2 (US Avg is 100)

Jackson Elevation: 960 feet above sea level

Land Area: 11.1 square miles

Median Household Income: $31,408

Zip Codes: 49201, 49203, 49202, and 49204.

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Jackson Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (72.2%)
  • Black (19.7%)
  • Hispanic (4.0%)
  • Two or more races (3.7%)
  • Other race (1.7%)
  • American Indian (1.7%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (16.4%)
  • Irish (11.2%)
  • English (9.9%)
  • Polish (7.1%)
  • United States (5.6%)
  • Dutch (3.5%)

Local Jackson Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Detroit Tigers
NFL Football: Cleveland Browns, Detroit Lions
NBA Basketball: Detroit Pistons
NHL Hockey: Detroit Red Wings
NCAA Sports: Michigan State University, University of Michigan

Jackson School Information

High Schools
East Jackson High School (1566 N Sutton Road, Jackson, MI, 49202 - East Jackson Community Schools District)
Jackson High School (544 Wildwood Avenue, Jackson, MI, 49202 - Jackson Public Schools District)
Northwest Alternative High School (4100 Van Horn Road, Jackson, MI, 49201 - Northwest Community Schools District)
Northwest High School (4200 Van Horn Road, Jackson, MI, 49201 - Northwest Community Schools District)
Vandercook Lake High School (1000 E Golf Avenue, Jackson, MI, 49203 - Vandercook Lake Public Schools District)
Middle Schools
Amy Firth Middle School (205 Seymour Street, Jackson, MI, 49202 - Jackson Public Schools District)
East Jackson Middle School (4340 Walz Road, Jackson, MI, 49201 - East Jackson Community Schools District)
Middle School At Parkside (2400 4th Street, Jackson, MI, 49203 - Jackson Public Schools District)
R. W. Kidder Middle School (6700 Rives Junction Road, Jackson, MI, 49201 - Northwest Community Schools District)
Elementary Schools
Dibble Elementary School (3450 Kibby Road, Jackson, MI, 49201 - Jackson Public Schools District)
Flora List Elementary School (6900 Rives Junction Road, Jackson, MI, 49201 - Northwest Community Schools District)
Frost Elementary School (1226 South Wisner Street, Jackson, MI, 49203 - Jackson Public Schools District)
Hunt Elementary School (1143 N Brown Street, Jackson, MI, 49202 - Jackson Public Schools District)
Northeast Elementary School (1024 Fleming Avenue, Jackson, MI, 49202 - Jackson Public Schools District)
Northwest Elementary School (3757 Lansing Avenue, Jackson, MI, 49202 - Northwest Community Schools District)
Parnall Elementary School (3737 Lansing Avenue, Jackson, MI, 49202 - Northwest Community Schools District)
Townsend Elementary School (1005 Floyd Avenue, Jackson, MI, 49203 - Vandercook Lake Public Schools District)
Other/Private Schools
Ackerson Lake Community Education (4126 Brooklyn Road, Jackson, MI, 49201 - Napoleon Community Schools District)
Bennett School (820 Bennett Street, Jackson, MI, 49202 - Jackson Public Schools District)
Bertha Robinson School (5400 Seymour Road, Jackson, MI, 49201 - East Jackson Community Schools District)
Cascades School (1200 South Wisner Street, Jackson, MI, 49203 - Jackson Public Schools District)
Clement School (6020 E Michigan, Jackson, MI, 49201 - Michigan Center School District District)
Da Vinci Institute (6-8) (555 Murphy Street, Jackson, MI, 49202 - The Da Vinci Institute District)
Da Vinci Institute (9-12) (2255 Emmons Road, Jackson, MI, 49201 - The Da Vinci Institute District)
Da Vinci Institute (K-5) (559 Murphy Street, Jackson, MI, 49202 - The Da Vinci Institute District)
Jackson Area Career Center (6800 Browns Lake Road, Jackson, MI, 49201 - Jackson ISD District)
Jackson Arts And Technology PSA (500 Griswold Street, Jackson, MI, 49203 - Jackson Arts And Technology Public School Academy District)
Lincoln School (154 W. Clark ST., Jackson, MI, 49201 - Jackson Public Schools District)
Lyle A. Torrant Center (1175 Parnall Road, Jackson, MI, 49201 - Jackson ISD District)
McCulloch School (216 E Biddle Street, Jackson, MI, 49203 - Jackson Public Schools District)
Memorial School (345 N Dettman Road, Jackson, MI, 49202 - East Jackson Community Schools District)
Paragon Charter Academy (3750 McCain Road, Jackson, MI, 49201 - Paragon Charter Academy District)
Sharp Park School (766 Park Road, Jackson, MI, 49203 - Jackson Public Schools District)
T. A. Wilson School (310 W Morrell Street, Jackson, MI, 49203 - Jackson Public Schools District)
Tomlinson School (730 Tomlinson Street, Jackson, MI, 49203 - Jackson Public Schools District)
Woodville Community Center (3950 Catherine Street, Jackson, MI, 49203 - Western School District District)
Youth Home--Jackson ISD (936 Fleming Avenue, Jackson, MI, 49202 - Jackson ISD District)

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