Jackson, Michigan is a town with a population of approximately 33,000. Children under 5 make up a larger portion of the population here (9%) than nationally (6%), making it a nice place to raise a family, while retirees are less well-represented. With an average age of just over 34, the city's residents skew notably younger than most cities in Michigan. A slight majority of residents own their homes (54%) as opposed to renting (46%) in Jackson. Renters in the city benefit from a relatively low average rent of $656/month, which is $218 per month less than the state average.
With an average commute time of about 21 minutes, faster than most cities in Michigan, Jackson residents have found that traveling to work isn't overly time-consuming. Driving is the typical means of commuting to work, selected by 35% of residents, while public transit isn't extensively used. Walking isn't a common way to get to work.
There are three primary industries in Jackson: manufacturing, healthcare, and retail. Together, these industries account for 20% of the workforce in the city. Meanwhile, in terms of job function, many workers in these industries are in transportation, as 6% of the city's population reports this as their field of work, the highest number of any career path. With an average annual income of around $42K, Jackson workers earn less than their peers elsewhere in the state. The city's average income also trails the national average ($73,345). Eight percent of Jackson residents older than 25 possess a Bachelor's degree, while 2% have earned a Master's or Doctoral degree.
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