Jackson Information

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

General Jackson Information

State: Minnesota

County: Jackson County

Close cities: Sherburn, MN, Windom, MN, Trimont, MN, Lakefield, MN, Heron Lake, MN, Dunnell, MN, Alpha, MN

Jackson Population (census data)
Total 3,350 (-3.9% since 2000)
Male 1,624 (48.5%)
Female 1,726 (51.5%)

Population Density: 882 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 75.9 (US Avg is 100)

Jackson Elevation: 1,310 feet above sea level

Land Area: 3.80 square miles

Median Household Income: $38,851

Zip Codes: 56143.

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Jackson Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (93.2%)
  • Other Asian (3.6%)
  • Hispanic (1.5%)
  • Other race (0.8%)
  • Two or more races (0.7%)
  • American Indian (0.5%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (40.5%)
  • Norwegian (16.4%)
  • Czech (8.1%)
  • English (7.8%)
  • Irish (6.7%)
  • Swedish (4.7%)
Foriegn Born: 104 people (3.1%)
  • Asia (100.0%)

Local Jackson Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Minnesota Twins
NFL Football: Kansas City Chiefs, Minnesota Vikings
NBA Basketball: Minnesota Timberwolves
NHL Hockey: Minnesota Wild
NCAA Sports: University of Minnesota,

Jackson School Information

High Schools
Jackson County Central Senior High (1128 N Highway, Jackson, MN, 56143 - Jackson County Central School District District)
Elementary Schools
Riverside Elementary (820 Park Street, Jackson, MN, 56143 - Jackson County Central School District District)

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