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People

Total Population 4,613
Male Share of the Population 45.3%
Female Share of the Population 54.7%
Senior Citizens 23.5%
Employed Population 16+ 1,492
Age of the Population 46

Families

% of people married 37.1%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 22.6%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $53,854
% Above Poverty Level 85.7%
% Below Poverty Level 14.3%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 19 minutes
% Working from Home 5.8%
% Walking and Biking to Work 2.4%
% Using Public Transportation 0.6%

Housing

People Living Alone 36.3%
Median Gross Rent $997
Median House Value $219,300

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 28.2%
US/American 0%
English 15.4%
Irish 12.9%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Jackson Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 31 miles NE of Lodi, California (center to center)
Nearest Large City 42 miles E of Sacramento, California
County Amador
Standard Zip Codes 95642
P.O. Box Zip Codes 95654
Phone Area Codes 209
Time Zone Pacific (-8 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 38.348
Longitude -120.773

Jackson Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station ELECTRA P H
Distance 5.9 miles
Jan Temp 34 to 58 F
Apr Temp 42 to 72 F
Jul Temp 56 to 97 F
Oct Temp 46 to 81 F
Annual Precip 30.9 inches
Station CAMP PARDEE
Distance 8.5 miles
Jan Temp 38 to 54 F
Apr Temp 46 to 71 F
Jul Temp 61 to 95 F
Oct Temp 52 to 78 F
Annual Precip 22.9 inches
Station PLACERVILLE IFG
Distance 26.7 miles
Jan Temp 39 to 54 F
Apr Temp 44 to 65 F
Jul Temp 65 to 91 F
Oct Temp 53 to 74 F
Annual Precip 40.7 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Jackson, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Clinton (95642)

Martell (95654)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Amador City 152 $0
Ione 7,171 $76,563
Plymouth 842 $58,000
Sutter Creek 2,083 $65,625

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Jackson Public Libraries

Library
Amador County Library
530 SUTTER ST.
Jackson, California
(209) 223-6400

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Jackson Hospitals

SUTTER AMADOR HOSPITAL
(Government - Local)
810 COURT STREET
(209) 223-7500
Emergency Service: Yes

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Jackson High Schools

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ARGONAUT HIGH
501 ARGONAUT LANE
209-257-7700
Serves 634 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 26.1

SPECIAL EDUCATION
501 ARGONAUT LANE
209-257-5330
A Special Education School
Serves 194 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 6.3

NORTH STAR INDEPENDENT STUDY SCHOOL
525 INDEPENDENCE DR.
209-267-5288
A Non-traditional School
Serves 97 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 23.1

JUVENILE HALL/COMMUNITY
217 REX AVE.
209-223-1750
A Non-traditional School
Serves 47 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 12.1

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