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Demographics

People

Total Population2,321
Male Share of the Population49.1%
Female Share of the Population50.9%
Senior Citizens15.7%
Employed Population 16+824
Age of the Population41

Families

% of people married42.4%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher17.8%
Median Earnings25+$24,102
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$16,541
Median Earnings With High School Degree$25,188

Wealth

Median Family Income$35,714
% Above Poverty Level63.8%
% Below Poverty Level36.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time19 minutes
% Working from Home1.5%
% Walking and Biking to Work7.2%
% Using Public Transportation0.5%

Housing

People Living Alone37.9%
Median Gross Rent$456
Median House Value$61,100

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)18.7%
English10%
German4.1%
Scottish3.5%
Irish2.9%
Italian0.8%
French Except Basque0.4%
African0.3%
Polish0.3%
Swedish0.3%
Norwegian0.2%
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Jackson Almanac

CategoryValue
County Breathitt County, Lee County
Standard Zip Codes41339, 41307
Phone Area Codes606
Time ZoneAmerica/Kentucky/Louisville
Approximate Latitude37.55
Approximate Longitude-83.37

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)

StationJACKSON CARROLL AP
Distance4.2 miles
Jan Temp26 to 42 F
Apr Temp46 to 67 F
Jul Temp66 to 84 F
Oct Temp47 to 68 F
Annual Precip49.3 inches
StationHEIDELBERG
Distance21 miles
Jan Temp21 to 42 F
Apr Temp39 to 67 F
Jul Temp63 to 86 F
Oct Temp41 to 69 F
Annual Precip48.5 inches
StationHYDEN
Distance27.9 miles
Jan Temp23 to 43 F
Apr Temp40 to 69 F
Jul Temp64 to 86 F
Oct Temp43 to 69 F
Annual Precip50.1 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Beattyville1,414$32,969
Booneville66$0
Buckhorn158$41,875
Campton662$16,058
Hazard5,383$44,836
Salyersville1,921$26,375

Jackson Public Libraries

Breathitt County Public Library
1024 COLLEGE AVENUE
Jackson, Kentucky
(606) 666-5541

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Jackson Hospitals

Kentucky River Medical Center
(Proprietary)
540 Jett Drive
(606) 666-4971

Jackson Public Schools

Breathitt County Area Technology Center
2303 Bobcat Lane
ZIP: 41339
(606) 666-5153
Breathitt County High School
2307 Bobcat Lane
ZIP: 41339
(606) 666-7511
High
Total Enrollment 566
Breathitt Regional Juvenile Det Ctr
2725 Hwy 30 W
ZIP: 41339
(606) 295-2350
Other
Total Enrollment 23
Breathitt Residential Treatment Center
3826 Highway 15 S
ZIP: 41339
(606) 666-8820
Other
Total Enrollment 3
Cadet Leadership Education Program
2665 Hwy 30 W
ZIP: 41339
(606) 295-2267
High
Total Enrollment 28
Jackson City School
940 Highland Ave
ZIP: 41339
(606) 666-5164
Other
Total Enrollment 394
Lbj Elementary School
90 Lbj Road
ZIP: 41339
(606) 666-7181
Primary
Total Enrollment 605
Sebastian Middle School
244 Lbj Road
ZIP: 41339
(606) 666-8894
Middle
Total Enrollment 299

Jackson Private Schools

Mount Carmel School
75 Millcreek-lawson Rd
ZIP: 41385
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 66
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