Jacksboro is a very small town located in the state of Tennessee. With a population of 1,951 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Jacksboro is the 227th largest community in Tennessee.
Unlike some towns, Jacksboro isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Jacksboro are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Jacksboro is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Jacksboro who work in sales jobs (20.23%), office and administrative support (16.79%), and management occupations (10.69%).
The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Jacksboro has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Jacksboro a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
As is often the case in a small town, Jacksboro doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
In terms of college education, the citizens of Jacksboro rank slightly lower than the national average. 13.41% of adults 25 and older in Jacksboro have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, while 21.84% of adults have a 4-year degree or higher in the average American community.
The per capita income in Jacksboro in 2010 was $21,609, which is upper middle income relative to Tennessee, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $86,436 for a family of four.
The people who call Jacksboro home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Jacksboro residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Jacksboro include English, German, Scots-Irish, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Jacksboro is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.