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Demographics

People

Total Population3,258
Male Share of the Population48.8%
Female Share of the Population51.2%
Senior Citizens21.6%
Employed Population 16+1,660
Age of the Population43

Families

% of people married51%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher24.8%
Median Earnings25+$32,636
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$31,964
Median Earnings With High School Degree$25,750

Wealth

Median Family Income$64,966
% Above Poverty Level87.5%
% Below Poverty Level12.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time14 minutes
% Working from Home3.2%
% Walking and Biking to Work2.9%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone29.5%
Median Gross Rent$540
Median House Value$109,600

Ancestry

German45.8%
Norwegian17.6%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)14.4%
Irish9.6%
Czech7.5%
English3.9%
Swedish3.7%
Polish3.5%
Danishn3.3%
Dutch2.8%
Swiss1.4%
Canadian1.2%
French Except Basque1.1%
Russian0.9%
Iranian0.7%
Scottish0.6%
Belgian0.5%
African0.5%
Welsh0.4%
Icelander0.3%
Sudanese0.2%
Luxemburger0.2%
Portuguese0.2%
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Jackson Almanac

CategoryValue
County Jackson County
Standard Zip Codes56143
Phone Area Codes507
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude43.62
Approximate Longitude-94.98

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)

StationESTHERVILLE 2 N
Distance15.1 miles
Jan Temp4 to 23 F
Apr Temp33 to 56 F
Jul Temp60 to 83 F
Oct Temp36 to 61 F
Annual Precip28.4 inches
StationWINDOM
Distance18.2 miles
Jan Temp4 to 22 F
Apr Temp34 to 56 F
Jul Temp61 to 83 F
Oct Temp36 to 59 F
Annual Precip29 inches
StationLAKE PARK
Distance20.3 miles
Jan Temp4 to 22 F
Apr Temp35 to 55 F
Jul Temp62 to 83 F
Oct Temp37 to 59 F
Annual Precip28.5 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Alpha152$80,625
Dunnell167$58,438
Lakefield1,619$69,688
Okabena174$51,250
Sherburn1,078$62,917
Trimont779$53,125

Jackson Public Libraries

Jackson County Library
311 THIRD STREET
Jackson, Minnesota
(507) 847-4748

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Jackson Hospitals

Sanford Jackson Medical Center
(Non-profit)
1430 North Highway
(507) 847-2420

Jackson Public Schools

Jackson County Central Senior High
1128 N Hwy
ZIP: 56143
(507) 847-5310
High
Total Enrollment 372
Riverside Elementary
820 Park St
ZIP: 56143
(507) 847-5963
Primary
Total Enrollment 398
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