The City of Jackson had a population of 6,270 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Jackson is located at latitude 39.046 and longitude -82.6496 in Jackson County. The formal boundaries for the City of Jackson (see map below) encompass a land area of 8.24 sq. miles and a water area of 0.26 sq. miles. Jackson County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 686 feet.
The City of Jackson (GNIS ID: 2395447) has a C2 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place legally coextensive with a county subdivision but treated as independent of any county subdivision. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Jackson population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Jackson: Jackson Court House, Poplar Row, Salt Lick, Scioto Salt Licks, Scioto Salt Works.
|Population in Households||6,174|
|Population in Familes||4,824|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||96|
|Average Household Size||2.27|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||3,019 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,515 (50.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,199 (39.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||305 (10.1%)|
|Median Home Value||$98,964|
|Average Home Value||$121,353|
|Median Household Income||$41,838|
|Average Household Income||$54,872|
|Per Capita Income||$23,603|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.08%|
|Per Capita Income||2.22%|
The table below compares Jackson to the other 1,215 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Ohio by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 254||79th|
|Population Density1||# 876||28th|
|Diversity Index2||# 565||53rd|
|Median Household Income||# 850||30th|
|Per Capita Income||# 601||51st|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Ohio Census Data Comparison Tool.