Jackson, WI

Jackson profile

Living in Jackson

Jackson is a somewhat small village located in the state of Wisconsin. With a population of 7,200 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Jackson is the 120th largest community in Wisconsin.

Jackson real estate is some of the most expensive in Wisconsin, although Jackson house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.

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 professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Jackson who work in office and administrative support (16.23%), management occupations (14.68%), and teaching (8.88%).

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.

Being a small village, Jackson does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.

In terms of college education, Jackson is substantially better educated than the typical community in the nation, which has 21.84% of the adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree: 29.97% of adults in Jackson have a college degree.

The per capita income in Jackson in 2018 was $37,757, which is wealthy relative to Wisconsin and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $151,028 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 German, Polish, Irish, Norwegian, and Swedish.

The most common language spoken in Jackson is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and Italian.