Also See: Jackson, OH ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps
The City of Jackson had a population of 6,275 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Jackson is located at latitude 39.052 and longitude -82.6366 in Jackson County. The formal boundaries for the City of Jackson 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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Jackson: Jackson Court House, Poplar Row, Salt Lick, Scioto Salt Licks, Scioto Salt Works.
|Total Population||6,275 (100%)|
|Population in Households||6,178 (98.5%)|
|Population in Families||4,795 (76.4%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||97 ( 1.5%)|
|Median Household Income||$42,271|
|Average Household Income||$55,139|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||10%|
|Per Capita Income||$23,455|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||3,056 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,719 (56.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||984 (32.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||354 (11.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$105,435|
|Average Home Value||$123,254|
|Housing Affordability Index3||236|
|Average Household Size||2.29|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.91%|
|Per Capita Income||1.66%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.15%|
The table below compares Jackson to the other 1,215 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Ohio by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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||# 253||79th|
|Population Density||# 871||28th|
|Median Household Income||# 1019||16th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 665||55th|
|Per Capita Income||# 934||23rd|
|Diversity Index||# 592||52nd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Ohio Census Data Comparison Tool.