Jackson is a somewhat small city located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 6,243 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Jackson is the 229th largest community in Ohio.
Unlike some cities, Jackson isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Jackson are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Jackson is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Jackson who work in office and administrative support (15.22%), teaching (15.15%), and sales jobs (11.27%).
The education level of Jackson citizens is a little higher than the average for US cities and towns: 21.23% of adults in Jackson have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Jackson in 2010 was $21,581, which is middle income relative to Ohio and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $86,324 for a family of four. However, Jackson contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
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 Irish, English, Dutch, and Welsh.
The most common language spoken in Jackson is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Chinese.