Jackson is a somewhat small village located in the state of Wisconsin. With a population of 6,859 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Jackson is the 120th largest community in Wisconsin.
Unlike some villages, 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 village of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Jackson who work in office and administrative support (15.85%), sales jobs (11.68%), and management occupations (11.62%).
Also of interest is that Jackson has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Jackson’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
The citizens of Jackson are slightly better educated than the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns, with 23.95% of adults in Jackson having a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Jackson in 2010 was $27,621, which is upper middle income relative to Wisconsin and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $110,484 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 Asian. Important ancestries of people in Jackson include Polish, Irish, Norwegian, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Jackson is English. Other important languages spoken here include German and Serbo-Croatian.