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Jackson County
  • County in Indiana

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Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade B minus
  2. Housing
    grade B
  3. Nightlife
    grade B+
  4. Good for Families
    grade B
  5. Diversity
    grade B minus
  6. Jobs
    grade B
  7. Weather
    grade B minus
  8. Cost of Living
    grade A minus
  9. Health & Fitness
    grade B+
  10. Outdoor Activities
    grade B+
  11. Commute
    grade B

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Jackson County is located in Indiana with a population of 44,025. In Jackson County, most residents own their homes. Many families live in Jackson County and residents tend to be conservative.

About

Population
44,025

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$125,300
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$767
National
$1,062
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    28%
  • Own
    72%
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Crime & Safety

Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    255
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    0
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    40.8
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    40.8
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    479.5
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    2,917.8
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    336.7
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade unavailable
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    13%
  • 10-17 years
    11%
  • 18-24 years
    7%
  • 25-34 years
    13%
  • 35-44 years
    13%
  • 45-54 years
    13%
  • 55-64 years
    13%
  • 65+ years
    16%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    6%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    11%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    29%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    42%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    13%
    national  12%

Working in Jackson County

Jobs
grade unavailable
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$51,250
National
$62,843

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