Jackson Information

Jackson Information

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

General Jackson Information

State: Mississippi

County: Hinds County

Close cities: Tougaloo, MS, Pearl, MS, Ridgeland, MS, Byram, MS, Madison, MS, Richland, MS, Clinton, MS, Whitfield, MS, Jackson, MS, Flowood, MS

Jackson Population (census data)
Total 175,710 (-3.3% since 2000)
Male 81,683 (46.5%)
Female 94,027 (53.5%)

Population Density: 1,675 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 82.5 (US Avg is 100)

Jackson Elevation: 294 feet above sea level

Land Area: 104.9 square miles

Median Household Income: $32,982

Zip Codes: 39296, 39212, 39284, 39282, 39271, 39216, 39211, 39213, 39209, 39210, 39269, 39225, 39215, 39201, 39206, 39207, 39298, 39205, 39203, 39204, 39217, 39286, 39289, 39250, 39283, 39202, 39236, 39232, 39272, 39218, 39288, 39208, and 39235.

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Jackson Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • Black (70.6%)
  • White Non-Hispanic (27.5%)
  • Hispanic (0.8%)
  • Two or more races (0.7%)
Ancestry Information:
  • United States (4.5%)
  • English (4.4%)
  • Irish (3.3%)
  • German (2.5%)
  • Scotch-Irish (2.0%)
  • Scottish (1.1%)

Local Jackson Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Atlanta Braves
NFL Football: Tennessee Titans, New Orleans Saints
NBA Basketball: Atlanta Hawks, Memphis Grizzlies,
NHL Hockey: Nashville Predators,
NCAA Sports: Mississippi Valley State University, Jackson State University

Jackson School Information

High Schools
Callaway High School (601 Beasley Road, Jackson, MS, 39206 - Jackson Public School District District)
Forest Hill High School (2607 Raymond Road, Jackson, MS, 39212 - Jackson Public School District District)
Jim Hill High School (2185 Fortune Street, Jackson, MS, 39204 - Jackson Public School District District)
Lanier High School (833 W Maple Street, Jackson, MS, 39203 - Jackson Public School District District)
Murrah High School (1400 Murrah Drive, Jackson, MS, 39202 - Jackson Public School District District)
Provine High School (2400 Robinson Road, Jackson, MS, 39209 - Jackson Public School District District)
Wingfield High School (1985 Scanlon Drive, Jackson, MS, 39204 - Jackson Public School District District)
Middle Schools
Blackburn Middle School (1311 W Pearl Street, Jackson, MS, 39203 - Jackson Public School District District)
Brinkley Middle School (3535 Albermarle Road, Jackson, MS, 39213 - Jackson Public School District District)
Chastain Middle School (4650 Manhattan Road, Jackson, MS, 39206 - Jackson Public School District District)
Hardy Middle School (545 Ellis Avenue, Jackson, MS, 39209 - Jackson Public School District District)
Northwest Middle School (7020 Highway 49 N, Jackson, MS, 39213 - Jackson Public School District District)
Peeples Middle School (290 Treehaven Drive, Jackson, MS, 39212 - Jackson Public School District District)
Powell Middle School (3655 Livingston Road, Jackson, MS, 39213 - Jackson Public School District District)
Rowan Middle School (136 E Ash Street, Jackson, MS, 39202 - Jackson Public School District District)
Siwell Middle School (1983 N Siwell Road, Jackson, MS, 39209 - Jackson Public School District District)
Whitten Middle School (210 Daniel Lake Boulevard, Jackson, MS, 39212 - Jackson Public School District District)
Elementary Schools
Baker Elementary School (300 East Santa Clair Street, Jackson, MS, 39212 - Jackson Public School District District)
Barr Elementary School (1593 W Capitol Street, Jackson, MS, 39203 - Jackson Public School District District)
Boyd Elementary School (4531 Broadmeadow Drive, Jackson, MS, 39206 - Jackson Public School District District)
Bradley Elementary School (2601 Ivanhoe Drive, Jackson, MS, 39213 - Jackson Public School District District)
Brown Elementary School (146 E Ash Street, Jackson, MS, 39202 - Jackson Public School District District)
Casey Elementary School (2101 Lake Circle, Jackson, MS, 39211 - Jackson Public School District District)
Clausell Elementary School (3330 Harley Street, Jackson, MS, 39209 - Jackson Public School District District)
Dawson Elementary School (4215 Sunset Drive, Jackson, MS, 39213 - Jackson Public School District District)
French Elementary School (311 Joel Avenue, Jackson, MS, 39209 - Jackson Public School District District)
Galloway Elementary School (186 Idlewild Street, Jackson, MS, 39203 - Jackson Public School District District)
Gary Road Elementary (7241 Gary Road, Jackson, MS, 39272 - Hinds County School District District)
George Elementary School (1020 Hunter Street, Jackson, MS, 39204 - Jackson Public School District District)
Green Elementary School (610 Forest Avenue, Jackson, MS, 39206 - Jackson Public School District District)
Isable Elementary School (1716 Isable Street, Jackson, MS, 39204 - Jackson Public School District District)
John Hopkins Elementary School (170 John Hopkins Road, Jackson, MS, 39209 - Jackson Public School District District)
Johnson Elementary School (1339 Oakpark Drive, Jackson, MS, 39213 - Jackson Public School District District)
Key Elementary School (699 W McDowell Road, Jackson, MS, 39204 - Jackson Public School District District)
Lake Elementary School (472 Mt Vernon Avenue, Jackson, MS, 39209 - Jackson Public School District District)
Lee Elementary School (330 Judy Street, Jackson, MS, 39212 - Jackson Public School District District)
Lester Elementary School (2350 Oakhurst Drive, Jackson, MS, 39204 - Jackson Public School District District)
Marshall Elementary School (2909 Oak Forest Drive, Jackson, MS, 39212 - Jackson Public School District District)
McLeod Elementary School (1616 Sandlewood Place, Jackson, MS, 39211 - Jackson Public School District District)
McWillie Elementary School (4851 McWillie Circle, Jackson, MS, 39206 - Jackson Public School District District)
North Jackson Elementary School (650 N James M. Davis Drive, Jackson, MS, 39206 - Jackson Public School District District)
Oak Forest Elementary School (1831 Smallwood Drive, Jackson, MS, 39212 - Jackson Public School District District)
Pecan Park Elementary School (415 Claiborne Avenue, Jackson, MS, 39209 - Jackson Public School District District)
Poindexter Elementary School (1017 Robinson Street, Jackson, MS, 39203 - Jackson Public School District District)
Raines Elementary School (156 Flag Chapel Road, Jackson, MS, 39209 - Jackson Public School District District)
Smith Elementary School (3900 Parkway Drive, Jackson, MS, 39213 - Jackson Public School District District)
Spann Elementary School (1615 Brecon Drive, Jackson, MS, 39211 - Jackson Public School District District)
Sykes Elementary School (3555 Simpson Street, Jackson, MS, 39212 - Jackson Public School District District)
Timberlawn Elementary School (1980 N Siwell Road, Jackson, MS, 39209 - Jackson Public School District District)
Van Winkle Elementary School (1655 Whiting Road, Jackson, MS, 39209 - Jackson Public School District District)
Walton Elementary School (3200 Bailey Avenue Extension, Jackson, MS, 39213 - Jackson Public School District District)
Watkins Elementary School (3915 Watkins Drive, Jackson, MS, 39206 - Jackson Public School District District)
Wilkins Elementary School (1970 Castle Hill Drive, Jackson, MS, 39204 - Jackson Public School District District)
Woodville Heights Elementary School (2930 McDowell Road Extension, Jackson, MS, 39204 - Jackson Public School District District)
Other/Private Schools
Bailey Magnet School (1900 N State Street, Jackson, MS, 39202 - Jackson Public School District District)
Davis Magnet School (750 N Congress Street, Jackson, MS, 39202 - Jackson Public School District District)
Gary Road Intermediate School (7255 Gary Road, Jackson, MS, 39272 - Hinds County School District District)
Power Apac School (1120 Riverside Drive, Jackson, MS, 39202 - Jackson Public School District District)

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