Jackson is a somewhat small city located in the state of Georgia. With a population of 4,983 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Jackson is the 143rd largest community in Georgia.
Jackson real estate is some of the most expensive in Georgia, although Jackson house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Jackson is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Jackson is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Jackson who work in maintenance occupations (12.50%), office and administrative support (10.00%), and sales jobs (9.00%).
As is often the case in a small city, Jackson doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
In Jackson, just 11.26% of people have at least a bachelor's degree, which is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%.
The per capita income in Jackson in 2010 was $16,384, which is lower middle income relative to Georgia, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $65,536 for a family of four. However, Jackson contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Jackson is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Jackson home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Jackson residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Jackson include English, German, Northern European, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Jackson is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Chinese.