Jackson, California

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Population in 2017: 4,740 (99% urban, 1% rural).
Population change since 2000: +18.8%
 
Males: 2,104  (44.4%)
Females: 2,636  (55.6%)
Median resident age:

47.8 years
California median age:

36.5 years

Zip codes: 95642.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $48,403 (it was $35,944 in 2000)
Jackson:

$48,403
CA:

$71,805

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $31,136 (it was $21,399 in 2000)

Jackson city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $291,004 (it was $138,800 in 2000)
Jackson:

$291,004
CA:

$509,400

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $283,322; detached houses: $340,846; townhouses or other attached units: $423,299; mobile homes: $89,125

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,158.

March 2019 cost of living index in Jackson: 96.8 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 10.7%
(6.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 43.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for other race residents, 35.4% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Jackson, CA (2017)
    • 3,72778.9%White alone
    • 51911.0%Hispanic
    • 2084.4%Two or more races
    • 1463.1%Asian alone
    • 270.6%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 120.3%Black alone
    • 30.06%American Indian alone

Races in Jackson detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of California and other state lists, there were 12 registered sex offenders living in Jackson, California as of August 10, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Jackson is 392 to 1.


Crime rates in Jackson by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
3
(71.4)
3
(69.1)
3
(67.1)
2
(45.5)
3
(68.8)
1
(23.5)
2
(42.5)
0
(0.0)
2
(44.0)
1
(22.1)
0
(0.0)
1
(21.5)
2
(42.7)
2
(42.1)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
1
(23.8)
3
(69.1)
3
(67.1)
4
(91.0)
2
(45.9)
4
(93.9)
1
(21.2)
4
(85.5)
2
(44.0)
4
(88.2)
1
(21.8)
4
(86.0)
2
(42.7)
3
(63.1)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
37
(880.7)
38
(875.2)
18
(402.9)
28
(636.7)
15
(344.1)
17
(399.2)
15
(318.7)
34
(727.0)
19
(417.7)
12
(264.7)
14
(304.8)
25
(537.8)
17
(363.0)
24
(505.1)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
70
(1,666)
65
(1,497)
43
(962.4)
82
(1,864)
53
(1,216)
45
(1,057)
49
(1,041)
41
(876.6)
60
(1,319)
30
(661.7)
46
(1,002)
49
(1,054)
37
(790.1)
27
(568.2)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
118
(2,809)
76
(1,750)
104
(2,328)
107
(2,433)
99
(2,271)
84
(1,973)
114
(2,422)
85
(1,817)
112
(2,462)
81
(1,787)
79
(1,720)
94
(2,022)
76
(1,623)
93
(1,957)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
14
(333.3)
22
(506.7)
10
(223.8)
12
(272.9)
8
(183.5)
7
(164.4)
7
(148.7)
10
(213.8)
7
(153.9)
2
(44.1)
9
(196.0)
13
(279.6)
16
(341.7)
8
(168.4)
Arson
(per 100,000)
2
(47.6)
1
(23.0)
2
(44.8)
0
(0.0)
2
(45.9)
2
(47.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(21.4)
5
(109.9)
0
(0.0)
1
(21.8)
0
(0.0)
3
(64.1)
3
(63.1)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)496.1466.4332.8440.7328.3292.9285.8322.2335.0218.4222.1327.6267.1285.1

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City-data.com crime index in Jackson, CA

Crime rate in Jackson detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 9 (8 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.68
California average:

1.99
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Ancestries: English (19.9%), German (8.4%), American (6.6%), Italian (5.9%), Irish (3.8%), Polish (3.2%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 1240 feet

Land area: 3.51 square miles.

Population density: 1,350 people per square mile   (low).

Jackson, California map

354 residents are foreign born (3.5% Europe, 1.5% Latin America, 1.0% Asia).

This city:

7.5%
California:

27.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $2,433 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,211 (0.7%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: South El Dorado, CA (21.5 miles , pop. 78,296).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Stockton, CA (38.7 miles , pop. 243,771).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (323.9 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities:

Martell, CA (1.3 miles ),
Sutter Creek, CA (1.8 miles ),
Mokelumne Hill, CA (2.2 miles ),
Amador City, CA (2.3 miles),
Drytown, CA (2.8 miles),
Pine Grove, CA (2.8 miles ),
Ione, CA (3.0 miles ),
Plymouth, CA (3.1 miles )

Latitude: 38.35 N, Longitude: 120.77 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +2,716 (+57.5%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 923 (48.6%)

Area code: 209

Distribution of median household income in Jackson, CA in 2017
Distribution of house value in Jackson, CA in 2017
Jackson satellite photo by USGS

Jackson tourist attractions:

Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.9%
California:

4.6%
Historical population in Jackson, CA
Historical housing units in Jackson, CA

Population change in the 1990s: +228 (+6.1%).
Most common industries in Jackson, CA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Accommodation & food services (10.9%)
  • Health care (9.9%)
  • Educational services (8.8%)
  • Construction (7.2%)
  • Public administration (6.8%)
  • Food & beverage stores (6.8%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.0%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (13.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.9%)
  • Public administration (9.1%)
  • Food & beverage stores (6.2%)
  • Educational services (6.1%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.0%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (3.8%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (16.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (11.9%)
  • Educational services (11.7%)
  • Food & beverage stores (7.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.7%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (6.5%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (4.6%)
Most common occupations in Jackson, CA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (7.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.1%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.5%)
  • Food and beverage serving workers, except waiters and waitresses (3.2%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.0%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (3.0%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.3%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.7%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.2%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.7%)
  • Other construction workers and helpers (4.0%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.4%)
  • Drafters, engineering, and mapping technicians (3.3%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (8.5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.4%)
  • Registered nurses (5.0%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.2%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (4.0%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers, except child care workers (4.0%)
  • Food and beverage serving workers, except waiters and waitresses (3.9%)

Average climate in Jackson, California

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Jackson, California environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO Ozone PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 87.0. This is about average.

City:

87.0
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2005 was 0.210. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 0.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.210
U.S.:

0.267
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 27.6. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 0.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.6
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 14.7. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 8.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

14.7
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 14.6. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 11.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

14.6
U.S.:

8.5

Earthquake activity:

Jackson-area historical earthquake activity is near California state average. It is 784% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/18/1906 at 13:12:21, a magnitude 7.9 (7.9 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 123.5 miles away from Jackson center, causing $524,000,000 total damage
On 10/18/1989 at 00:04:15, a magnitude 7.1 (6.5 MB, 7.1 MS, 6.9 MW, 7.0 ML) earthquake occurred 101.7 miles away from Jackson center, causing 62 deaths (62 shaking deaths) and 3757 injuries, causing $1,305,032,704 total damage
On 7/21/1952 at 11:52:14, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK) earthquake occurred 251.8 miles away from the city center, causing $50,000,000 total damage
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 229.5 miles away from Jackson center
On 12/21/1932 at 06:10:09, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 146.2 miles away from Jackson center
On 11/4/1927 at 13:51:53, a magnitude 7.5 (7.5 UK) earthquake occurred 238.1 miles away from Jackson center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Amador County (11) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 5, Landslides: 4, Winter Storms: 3, Mudslides: 2, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Jackson topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Jackson:

  • HOSPICE OF AMADOR (1500 SOUTH HIGHWAY 49, # 205)
  • SUTTER AMADOR HOSPITAL (Government - Local, 200 MISSION BLVD)
  • UNITED HOME CARE OF NORTHERN CALIFORNIA (245 NEW YORK RANCH RD, STE C)
  • KIT CARSON NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (811 COURT STREET)

Airports and heliports located in Jackson:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Jackson:

  • Folsom Lake College (about 29 miles; Folsom, CA; Full-time enrollment: 5,308)
  • Cosumnes River College (about 36 miles; Sacramento, CA; FT enrollment: 9,327)
  • American River College (about 38 miles; Sacramento, CA; FT enrollment: 20,452)
  • California State University-Sacramento (about 38 miles; Sacramento, CA; FT enrollment: 22,234)
  • San Joaquin Delta College (about 39 miles; Stockton, CA; FT enrollment: 12,167)
  • University of the Pacific (about 39 miles; Stockton, CA; FT enrollment: 4,999)
  • Sierra College (about 39 miles; Rocklin, CA; FT enrollment: 11,488)

Public high schools in Jackson:

Public elementary/middle schools in Jackson:

  • IONE JUNIOR HIGH (Students: 392, Location: 217 REX AVE., Grades: 6-8)
  • JACKSON JUNIOR HIGH (Students: 327, Location: 747 SUTTER ST., Grades: 6-8)
  • JACKSON ELEMENTARY (Location: 220 CHURCH ST., Grades: KG-6)
  • PINE GROVE ELEMENTARY STEM MAGNET (Location: 20101 STATE HIGHWAY 88, Grades: KG-6)
See full list of schools located in Jackson

Library in Jackson:

  • AMADOR COUNTY LIBRARY (Operating income: $970,887; Location: 530 SUTTER ST.; 88,421 books; 3,624 audio materials; 4,760 video materials; 9 local licensed databases; 4 other licensed databases; 71 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Jackson: Jackson Gate (A), Amador County Museum (B), Amador County Library (C), Amador County Jail (D), Amador County Courthouse (E), Jackson City Fire Department Station 132 (F), Jackson City Fire Department Station 131 (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Jackson include: Bethel Assembly of God Church (A), Jackson United Methodist Church (B), Saint Patricks Catholic Church (C), Saint Sava Serbian Orthodox Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Jackson Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Creeks: North Fork Jackson Creek (A), South Fork Jackson Creek (B), Oneida Creek (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Jackson include: Detert Park (1), Kennedy Tailing Wheels Park (2), Plaza Park (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Amador County - Libraries- Main Branch (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 530 Sutter Street), Amador County Chamber of Commerce (125 Peek Street Suite B).

Hotels: Best Western Amador Inn (200 South Highway 49), Amador Motel (12408 Kennedy Flat Road).

Birthplace of: Robert Grant Aitken - Astronomer.

Amador County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Jackson and their reported violations in the past:

GRACE FELLOWSHIP CHURCH (Population served: 500, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-10-2007)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-10-2007)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In FEB-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Site Visit (enforcement) (MAR-10-2007), St Public Notif requested (MAR-10-2007)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In FEB-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Site Visit (enforcement) (MAR-10-2007), St Public Notif requested (MAR-10-2007)
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In JAN-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-10-2007)
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In JAN-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-10-2007)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In MAR-2007, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (APR-10-2007)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In MAR-2007, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (APR-10-2007)
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations

Drinking water stations with addresses in Jackson that have no violations reported:

  • DRIVEN CELLARS (Population served: 200, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • LAKE FRANCIS RESORT (Population served: 100, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This city:

2.1 people
California:

2.9 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

58.8%
Whole state:

68.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

6.1%
Whole state:

7.2%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households

People in group quarters in Jackson in 2010:

  • 123 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 93 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 12 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness

People in group quarters in Jackson in 2000:

  • 138 people in nursing homes
  • 60 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 34 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 25 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 10 people in orthopedic wards and institutions for the physically handicapped

Banks with branches in Jackson (2011 data):

  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Jackson Branch at 11 Main Street, branch established on 1965/01/04. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • American River Bank: Bank Of Amador Branch at 422 Sutter Street, branch established on 1983/11/21. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $581.6 mil, Deposits: $467.4 mil, headquarters in Sacramento, CA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 12 total offices, Holding Company: American River Bankshares
  • Bank of America, National Association: Jackson Branch at 30 Broadway, branch established on 1934/12/23. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • El Dorado Savings Bank, F.S.B.: Jackson Branch at 135 Main St, branch established on 1956/01/01. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $1,706.7 mil, Deposits: $1,536.5 mil, headquarters in Placerville, CA, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 35 total offices

For population 15 years and over in Jackson:

Marital status in Jackson, CA
  • Never married: 24.8%
  • Now married: 46.9%
  • Separated: 4.2%
  • Widowed: 10.1%
  • Divorced: 14.0%

For population 25 years and over in Jackson:

  • High school or higher: 92.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 19.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.8%
  • Unemployed: 3.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 16.1 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.7
California average:

15.0

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Jackson
Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Jackson, CA (based on Amador County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic3,8876
Evangelical Protestant3,28828
Other1,2166
Mainline Protestant7666
Orthodox1501
None28,784-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 12
Here:

3.11 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Amador County:

0.26 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.62 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 16
Amador County:

4.14 / 10,000 pop.
California:

1.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 38
Amador County:

9.84 / 10,000 pop.
California:

7.42 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

8.7%
California:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Amador County:

26.1%
California:

21.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

14.2%
California:

17.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Jackson:

52.0%
State:

48.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Jackson:

48.7%
State:

47.1%

Average BMI:
Jackson:

28.5
California:

28.1

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

21.0%
State:

20.9%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

10.9%
California:

11.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Jackson:

6.9
California:

6.8

Overweight people:
Jackson:

34.7%
California:

31.3%

General health condition:
Jackson:

55.7%
State:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

75.7%
California:

80.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Jackson, CA Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 9$49,915$66,5531$1,670
Streets and Highways 5$18,724$44,9381$240
Firefighters 4$16,004$48,0129$4,460
Financial Administration 3$10,514$42,0560$0
Sewerage 3$15,897$63,5880$0
Other Government Administration 2$11,245$67,4700$0
Water Supply 2$11,216$67,2960$0
Police - Other 1$2,436$29,2320$0
Other and Unallocable 1$4,927$59,1240$0
Totals for Government 30$140,878$56,35111$6,370

Jackson government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $1,060,000 ($223.63)
    Local Fire Protection: $317,000 ($66.88)
    Water Utilities: $240,000 ($50.63)
    Sewerage: $118,000 ($24.89)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $1,536,000 ($324.05)
    Central Staff Services: $1,355,000 ($285.86)
    Water Utilities: $1,286,000 ($271.31)
    Sewerage: $1,056,000 ($222.78)
    Financial Administration: $702,000 ($148.10)
    Regular Highways: $286,000 ($60.34)
    Parks and Recreation: $255,000 ($53.80)
    Local Fire Protection: $233,000 ($49.16)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $160,000 ($33.76)
    Parking Facilities: $59,000 ($12.45)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $16,000 ($3.38)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $53,000 ($11.18)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $36,000 ($7.59)
    Central Staff Services: $29,000 ($6.12)
    Financial Administration: $12,000 ($2.53)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $1,000 ($0.21)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,734,000 ($365.82)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $48,000 ($10.13)

Jackson government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $1,224,000 ($258.23)
    Other: $409,000 ($86.29)
    Parks and Recreation: $47,000 ($9.92)
    Regular Highways: $32,000 ($6.75)
    Parking Facilities: $27,000 ($5.70)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $37,000 ($7.81)
  • Miscellaneous - Special Assessments: $446,000 ($94.09)
    General Revenue - Other: $66,000 ($13.92)
    Interest Earnings: $23,000 ($4.85)
    Rents: $18,000 ($3.80)
    Sale of Property: $10,000 ($2.11)
    Fines and Forfeits: $5,000 ($1.05)
    Donations From Private Sources: $3,000 ($0.63)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,721,000 ($363.08)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,024,000 ($216.03)
    Other: $498,000 ($105.06)
    General Local Government Support: $27,000 ($5.70)
  • Tax - Property: $1,131,000 ($238.61)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $667,000 ($140.72)
    Other Selective Sales: $285,000 ($60.13)
    Public Utilities Sales: $121,000 ($25.53)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $50,000 ($10.55)
    Other License: $38,000 ($8.02)
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $9,000 ($1.90)

Jackson government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,480,000 ($945.15)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,822,000 ($806.33)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $658,000 ($138.82)

Jackson government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,000 ($0.63)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $6,124,000 ($1291.98)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $223,000 ($47.05)

7.36% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($58,391 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.36%
California average:

5.03%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Sacramento County, CA  1.54% ($55,019 average AGI)
from Calaveras County, CA  0.73% ($49,088)
from San Joaquin County, CA  0.56% ($61,367)


5.86% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($49,710 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.86%
California average:

5.21%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Sacramento County, CA  1.22% ($55,533 average AGI)
to Calaveras County, CA  0.57% ($46,392)
to El Dorado County, CA  0.37% ($50,745)
Businesses in Jackson, CA
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1Payless1
Baskin-Robbins1Quiznos1
Best Western1RadioShack1
Blockbuster1SAS Shoes1
CVS1Sears1
Dennys1Staples1
FedEx3Starbucks1
GameStop1T-Mobile1
H&R Block1Taco Bell1
Holiday Inn1True Value1
Jamba Juice1U-Haul1
KFC1UPS4
Kmart1Vans3
Lowe's1Vons1
New Balance1Walmart1
Nike1

Strongest AM radio stations in Jackson:

  • KHTK (1140 AM; 50 kW; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KSTE (650 AM; 25 kW; RANCHO CORDOVA, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KCBC (770 AM; 50 kW; RIVERBANK, CA; Owner: KIERTRON, INC.)
  • KFIA (710 AM; 25 kW; CARMICHAEL, CA; Owner: VISTA BROADCASTING INC.)
  • KFBK (1530 AM; 50 kW; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KEBR (1210 AM; 5 kW; ROCKLIN, CA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KNBR (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KNBR LICO, INC.)
  • KAHI (950 AM; 10 kW; AUBURN, CA; Owner: IHR EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING)
  • KGO (810 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KGO-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • KLIB (1110 AM; 10 kW; ROSEVILLE, CA; Owner: WAY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KCBS (740 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KTRB (860 AM; 50 kW; MODESTO, CA; Owner: PAPPAS RADIO OF CALIFORNIA, A CALIFORNIA LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KTCT (1050 AM; 50 kW; SAN MATEO, CA; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA RADIO CORP.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Jackson:

  • KOSL (94.3 FM; JACKSON, CA; Owner: HBC LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KEDR (88.1 FM; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KKBN (93.5 FM; TWAIN HARTE, CA; Owner: CLARKE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KCCL-FM (101.9 FM; SHINGLE SPRINGS, CA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KXSR (91.7 FM; GROVELAND, CA; Owner: CALIFORNIA STATE UNIVERSITY, SACRAMENTO)
  • KCVR-FM (98.9 FM; COLUMBIA, CA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KJOY (99.3 FM; STOCKTON, CA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KHOP (95.1 FM; OAKDALE, CA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KWYL (102.9 FM; SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, CA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KZSQ-FM (92.7 FM; SONORA, CA; Owner: CLARKE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KKSF-FM1 (103.7 FM; PLEASANTON, ETC., CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KBYN (95.9 FM; ARNOLD, CA; Owner: KBYN, INC.)
  • KBLX-FM2 (102.9 FM; PLEASANTON, CA; Owner: ICBC BROADCAST HOLDINGS -CA, INC.)
  • KSOL-FM3 (98.9 FM; PLEASANTON, CA; Owner: TMS LICENSE CALIFORNIA, INC)
  • KFRC-FM3 (99.7 FM; WALNUT CREEK, CA; Owner: INFINITY KFRC-FM, INC.)
  • KZBR-FM1 (95.7 FM; WALNUT CREEK, CA; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • K238AC (95.5 FM; SALIDA, CA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KOSO (93.1 FM; PATTERSON, CA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KISQ-FM3 (98.1 FM; CONCORD, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KMEL-FM1 (106.1 FM; CONCORD, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)

TV broadcast stations around Jackson:

  • KMMK-LP (Channel 14; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: CABALLERO TELEVISION TEXAS, L.L.C.)
  • KUVS (Channel 19; MODESTO, CA; Owner: KUVS LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • KOVR (Channel 13; STOCKTON, CA; Owner: SCI - SACRAMENTO LICENSEE, LLC)
  • KXTV (Channel 10; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: KXTV, INC.)
  • KSPX (Channel 29; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: PAXSON SACRAMENTO LICENSE, INC.)
  • KCRA-TV (Channel 3; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: KCRA HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KQCA (Channel 58; STOCKTON, CA; Owner: KCRA HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KTXL (Channel 40; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: CHANNEL 40, INC.)
  • KMAX-TV (Channel 31; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: UPN STATIONS GROUP INC.)
  • KVIE (Channel 6; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: KVIE, INC.)
  • KEZT-CA (Channel 23; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: TELEFUTURA SACRAMENTO LLC)
  • KGTN-LP (Channel 62; PLACERVILLE, CA; Owner: PRAISE THE LORD STUDIO CHAPEL)
Jackson fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Jackson fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 16Number of bridges
  • 105ft / 31.8mTotal length
  • $2,050,000Total costs
  • 60,038Total average daily traffic
  • 3,312Total average daily truck traffic
  • 98,651Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic
New bridges in Jackson, CA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11910-1919
  • 31920-1929
  • 51940-1949
  • 31950-1959
  • 11970-1979
  • 22000-2009
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Jackson, CA
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Jackson)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 74 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Jackson, CA)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 19 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 17 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 63 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Jackson)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 3 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Jackson)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 22 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)

2005 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2005 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 21. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 65 took place in 2006, and the least - 4 in 2014. The data has a declining trend.
    Fire incident types in Jackson, CA When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (44.8%), and Outside Fires (40.7%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Jackson, CA
    • 13044.8%Structure Fires
    • 11840.7%Outside Fires
    • 217.2%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 217.2%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Jackson, CA
Most common first names in Jackson, CA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John7176.4 years
Mary6182.9 years
William5176.6 years
Robert4474.3 years
George4378.7 years
James4276.0 years
Margaret2783.3 years
Dorothy2682.0 years
Joseph2480.9 years
Frank2276.6 years
Most common last names in Jackson, CA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith2376.8 years
Williams1773.7 years
Anderson1579.0 years
Oneto1486.2 years
Cuneo1480.2 years
Davis1387.2 years
Miller1378.8 years
Jones1174.0 years
Peters1174.8 years
Johnson1177.4 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Jackson, CA
  • 78.1%Utility gas
  • 11.5%Electricity
  • 4.4%Wood
  • 3.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.1%Solar energy
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Jackson, CA
  • 49.6%Utility gas
  • 44.3%Electricity
  • 4.0%No fuel used
  • 1.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.0%Wood


Jackson compared to California state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.

Jackson on our top lists:

  • #66 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in orthopedic wards and institutions for the physically handicapped (population 1,000+)"
  • #70 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in homes for the mentally ill (population 1,000+)"
There are 25 pilots and 17 other airmen in this city.
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