Jackson, Alabama

Population 5,206

Jackson is located in Clarke County, AL. The population is 5,206, making Jackson the largest city in Clarke County.

There are 4 public schools in Jackson with an average Homefacts rating of C. The total crime rate for Jackson is moderate, and there are 37 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Jackson is high and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Jackson property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Jackson include Leroy, Rockville and St. Stephens.

Jackson Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Average
  • No High School Diploma: 14.8%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 68%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 17.2%

Crime Rate

50.85% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 163
  • Violent Crimes: 549
  • Robbery: 61
  • Burglary: 1
  • Property Crime: 5
  • Larceny Theft: 3

Registered Offenders

77.25% Higher than national avg.
  • 37 offenders in Jackson
  • 71.07 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

26 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 1
  • Superfunds: 0
  • Tanks & Spills: 25


High 7.1%
  • Alabama unemployment average: 3.4%
  • National unemployment average: 3.7%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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4 Public Schools view public schools

There are 4 K-12 public schools in Jackson, AL and 1 private school. Homefacts rates Jackson's schools as Average, with an overall C rating.
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1 Private School

Jackson Academy

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0 Colleges & Universities view all colleges & universities

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37 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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Property Report Overview

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Housing Inventory

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  • Vacant
  • Rented
  • Owned

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

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2 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Jackson, AL issued 2 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Jackson, AL issued 0 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $483
  • 1 Bedroom: $528
  • 2 Bedrooms: $606
  • 3 Bedrooms: $881
  • 4 Bedrooms: $978

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Environmental Hazards

26 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (1692/1801)
    Jackson, AL has 93.95% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 3 COUNTY
    Jackson, AL is a green zone.
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  • UV Index VERY HIGH 7.06 Average
    Jackson, AL is a very high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 48.67°
  • February 48.9°
  • March 56.6°
  • April 64.75°
  • May 71.4°
  • June 80.59°
  • July 81.3°
  • August 80.9°
  • September 74.63°
  • October 62.6°
  • November 54.57°
  • December 47.73°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Jackson, AL

Jackson, AL has a very low risk of earthquakes.
Jackson, AL has no risk of hurricanes.
Jackson, AL has a very low risk of hail storms.
Jackson, AL has a moderate risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Jackson, AL: $31,096


Unemployment in Jackson is 7.1%. It is higher than the state and national averages, 3.4% and 3.7% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 53.13%
White Collar - 46.87%


State Representatives

  • Gov. Robert Bentley
  • Sen. Jeff Sessions
  • Sen. Richard C. Shelby

City Representatives

  • Bradley Byrne
  • Terri A. Sewell

Neighborhood Info

1 Airport view all

Nearest Major Airports

20 FCC Towers view all

1 Hospital view all

1 Library view all

1 Police Station view all

1 Retirement Home view all

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