Jackson, Ohio

Population 6,384

Jackson is located in Jackson County, OH. The population is 6,384, making Jackson the largest city in Jackson County.

There are 6 public schools in Jackson with an average Homefacts rating of B+. The total crime rate for Jackson is very low , and there are 17 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Jackson is very 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 Lick Township, Franklin Township and Coal Township.

Jackson Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Very good
  • No High School Diploma: 9.2%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 70.4%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 20.5%

Crime Rate

22.41% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 145
  • Violent Crimes: 96
  • Robbery: 16
  • Burglary: 514
  • Property Crime: 3
  • Larceny Theft: 2

Registered Offenders

40.86% Higher than national avg.
  • 17 offenders in Jackson
  • 26.63 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

64 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 7
  • Superfunds: 2
  • Tanks & Spills: 55


Very High 5.3%
  • Ohio unemployment average: 4.3%
  • National unemployment average: 3.7%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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6 Public Schools view public schools

There are 6 K-12 public schools in Jackson, OH and 1 private school. Homefacts rates Jackson's schools as Very good, with an overall B+ rating.
1 Private School

Christian Life Academy

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1 Colleges & Universities view all colleges & universities

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17 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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5 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Jackson, OH issued 5 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Jackson, OH issued 1 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: $547
  • 1 Bedroom: $561
  • 2 Bedrooms: $738
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,005
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,177

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Environmental Hazards

64 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (362/384)
    Jackson, OH has 94.27% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 2 COUNTY
    Jackson, OH is a yellow zone.
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  • UV Index MODERATE 4.32 Average
    Jackson, OH is a moderate risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 33.1°
  • February 37.17°
  • March 47.26°
  • April 57.98°
  • May 65.24°
  • June 73.26°
  • July 75.77°
  • August 75.28°
  • September 68.35°
  • October 56.43°
  • November 46.15°
  • December 33.53°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Jackson, OH

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

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Jackson, OH: $37,476


Unemployment in Jackson is 5.3%. It is higher than the state and national averages, 4.3% and 3.7% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 38.89%
White Collar - 61.11%


State Representatives

  • Gov. John Kasich
  • Sen. Sherrod Brown
  • Sen. Rob Portman

City Representatives

  • Bill Johnson

Neighborhood Info

1 Airport view all

Nearest Major Airports

21 FCC Towers view all

1 Hospital view all

1 Library view all

2 Police Stations view all

2 Retirement Homes view all

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