Jackson, Minnesota

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Population in 2013: 3,295 (96% urban, 4% rural). Population change since 2000: -5.9%
 
Males: 1,580  (48.0%)
Females: 1,715  (52.0%)
Median resident age:  43.9 years
Minnesota median age:  37.7 years

Zip codes: 56143.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $44,406 (it was $33,452 in 2000)
Jackson:

$44,406
MN:

$60,702

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $26,066 (it was $18,444 in 2000)

Jackson city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $84,251 (it was $61,300 in 2000)
Jackson:

$84,251
MN:

$180,100

Median gross rent in 2013: $538.

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  • Races in Jackson, MN (2010)

    Jackson races chart
    • 3,05392.5%White alone
    • 1133.4%Asian alone
    • 591.8%Hispanic
    • 451.4%Two or more races
    • 170.5%Black alone
    • 120.4%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Jackson: 77.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (38.9%), Norwegian (16.5%), Irish (6.4%), Czech (4.9%), United States (3.4%), English (3.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1310 feet

Land area: 3.80 square miles.

Population density: 867 people per square mile   (low).

Jackson,MN real estate house value index trend

Jackson, Minnesota map

For population 25 years and over in Jackson:

  • High school or higher: 88.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 19.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.6%
  • Unemployed: 3.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 11.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Jackson city:

  • Never married: 24.3%
  • Now married: 57.3%
  • Separated: 0.9%
  • Widowed: 9.3%
  • Divorced: 8.2%

120 residents are foreign born (2.8% Asia, 0.4% Latin America).

This city:

3.6%
Minnesota:

7.4%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $964 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $880 (1.1%)

Jackson satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Sioux Falls, SD (87.4 miles , pop. 123,975).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (126.1 miles , pop. 382,618).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (391.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Alpha, MN (2.5 miles) , Lakefield, MN (3.1 miles ), Dunnell, MN (3.4 miles) , Superior, IA (3.7 miles) , Sherburn, MN (3.7 miles ), Orleans, IA (3.7 miles ), Spirit Lake, IA (3.9 miles ), Fish Lake, MN (3.9 miles) .

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 6 buildings, average cost: $134,900
  • 1998: 4 buildings, average cost: $109,300
  • 1999: 4 buildings, average cost: $99,600
  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $150,000
  • 2001: 2 buildings, average cost: $175,000
  • 2002: 9 buildings, average cost: $124,400
  • 2003: 2 buildings, average cost: $123,800
  • 2004: 7 buildings, average cost: $155,900
  • 2005: 7 buildings, average cost: $118,700
  • 2006: 5 buildings, average cost: $149,000
  • 2007: 4 buildings, average cost: $206,300
  • 2008: 3 buildings, average cost: $157,700
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $104,000
  • 2010: 3 buildings, average cost: $157,700
  • 2011: 3 buildings, average cost: $157,700
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $213,800

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 43.62 N, Longitude: 94.99 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +1,658 (+49.7%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,319 (75.2%)

Area code: 507

Jackson household income distribution Jackson home values distribution

Crime rates in Jackson by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
Murders 0000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 20325N/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
per 100,000 56.50.085.357.3143.3N/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
Robberies 1100010100
per 100,000 28.328.00.00.00.028.80.030.00.00.0
Assaults 8278785835
per 100,000 226.156.0198.9229.1200.7230.1145.8240.091.3151.4
Burglaries 25314721161019141712
per 100,000 706.4867.91,335.6601.4458.7287.6554.1420.0517.5363.4
Thefts 10410011887705953506253
per 100,000 2,938.72,799.63,353.22,491.42,006.91,696.91,545.61,500.21,887.41,605.1
Auto thefts 46124213412
per 100,000 113.0168.0341.0114.557.328.887.5120.030.460.6
Arson 0210101101
per 100,000 0.056.028.40.028.70.029.230.00.030.3
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 307.0) 264.4197.9349.0233.3261.4250.1243.7265.5244.5236.5

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Crime rate in Jackson detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 7 (7 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.12
Minnesota average:

1.69
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

3.4%
Minnesota:

4.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -74 (-2.1%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (29%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (8%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Construction (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (23%)
  • Accommodation and food services (16%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Public administration (10%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (20%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (10%)
  • Transportation occupations (9%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (17%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (12%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (11%)
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)

Work and jobs in Jackson: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Jackson, Minnesota

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Tornado activity:

Jackson-area historical tornado activity is above Minnesota state average. It is 57% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/31/1971, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 12.0 miles away from the Jackson city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 3/29/1998, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 35.2 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 19 people and caused $75 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Jackson-area historical earthquake activity is above Minnesota state average. It is 79% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 150.7 miles away from the city center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 223.9 miles away from Jackson center
On 6/5/1993 at 01:24:53, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 155.7 miles away from the city center
On 11/3/2002 at 20:41:56, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 205.6 miles away from the city center
On 10/25/1990 at 06:25:25, a magnitude 3.9 (3.6 MB, 3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 174.4 miles away from Jackson center
On 2/6/1996 at 15:10:28, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 150.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Jackson County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 2, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Jackson topographic map

Birthplace of: Dave Ellefson - Rock bass guitarist, Lee Aase - Social media pioneer.

Hospitals and medical centers in Jackson:

  • SANFORD JACKSON MEDICAL CENTER (Voluntary non-profit - Other, 1430 NORTH HIGHWAY)
  • COTTONWOOD JACKSON COMM HLTH S (407 FIFTH STREET SUITE 209)
  • GOOD SAMARITAN SOCIETY - JACKSON (601 WEST JACKSON)

Airports and heliports located in Jackson:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Jackson:

  • Iowa Lakes Community College (about 18 miles; Estherville, IA; Full-time enrollment: 2,311)
  • South Central College (about 61 miles; North Mankato, MN; FT enrollment: 2,726)
  • Minnesota State University-Mankato (about 62 miles; Mankato, MN; FT enrollment: 13,940)
  • Buena Vista University (about 69 miles; Storm Lake, IA; FT enrollment: 2,522)
  • Southwest Minnesota State University (about 70 miles; Marshall, MN; FT enrollment: 3,711)
  • Gustavus Adolphus College (about 71 miles; Saint Peter, MN; FT enrollment: 2,496)
  • Minnesota West Community and Technical College (about 87 miles; Granite Falls, MN; FT enrollment: 2,225)

Public high schools in Jackson:

Public elementary/middle school in Jackson:

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Library in Jackson:

  • JACKSON COUNTY LIBRARY (Operating income: $504,776; Location: 311 THIRD STREET; 38,269 books; 15,187 e-books; 2,775 audio materials; 3,821 video materials; 14 state licensed databases; 172 print serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Birthplace of: Dave Ellefson - musician (former bassist in Megadeth, born Nov. 12, 1964)
  • there is now a kingdom hall of jehovahs witnesses in jackson added by alex

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Notable locations in Jackson: Jackson KOA Kampground (A), Jackson Country Club (B), Jackson County Courthouse (C), Jackson County Law Enforcement Center (D), Jackson Public Library (E), Jackson City Hall (F), Jackson Police Department (G), Jackson Fire Department (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Jackson include: First Presbyterian Church (A), Good Shepherd Church (B), Hilltop Community Church (C), Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses (D), Our Redeemers Lutheran Church (E), Our Saviour's Lutheran Church (F), Assembly of God Church (G), First Baptist Church (H), Salem Lutheran Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Reservoir: Des Moines River Reservoir (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Jackson include: Gettys Park (1), Dann's Island Wayside Park (2), Fort Belmont City Park (3), Patterson Park (4), Central Park (5), Dumont Park (6), Ashley Park (7), Jackson State Monument (8). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Custom Tours by Teresa (Tours & Charters; 81753 580th Avenue).

Hotels: Econo Lodge Jackson (2007 Highway 71 North), Earth Inn (1051 Highway 71 North), Jackson Super 8 Motel (2025 Highway 71 North), Best Western Country Manor Inn (2007 Highway 71 N), Budget Host Prairie Winds Motel (950 Highway 71 North).

Courts: Jackson County - District Court- Probate-Traffic-Juvenile (405 4th Street), Jackson County - District Court- Court Services Probation (405 4th Street), Jackson County - District Court Civil-Criminal-Family (405 4th Street).

Jackson County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2004 was 49.2. This is significantly better than average.

City:

49.2
U.S.:

74.2

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2004 was 15.6. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 17.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

15.6
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2004 was 8.82. This is about average. Closest monitor was 17.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.82
U.S.:

9.14

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

  • JACKSON (Address: 80 West Ashley Street , Population served: 3,299, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 18.5%
(17.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 39.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 81.8% for other race residents, 42.1% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.2 people
Minnesota:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  57.5%
Whole state:  64.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  5.9%
Whole state:  6.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
63 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
12 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities in 2010

People in group quarters in Jackson in 2000:

  • 100 people in nursing homes
  • 69 people in other group homes
  • 7 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)

Jackson, Minnesota environmental map by EPA

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Jackson compared to Minnesota 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.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.

Banks with branches in Jackson (2011 data):

  • Bank Midwest: Jackson Branch at 509 Third Street, branch established on 1907/01/01. Info updated 2011/06/08: Bank assets: $678.7 mil, Deposits: $567.5 mil, headquarters in Spirit Lake, IA, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 10 total offices, Holding Company: Goodenow Bancorporation
  • United Prairie Bank: Jackson Branch at 202 Grant Street, branch established on 1934/01/01. Info updated 2009/05/06: Bank assets: $565.8 mil, Deposits: $487.7 mil, headquarters in Mountain Lake, MN, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 15 total offices, Holding Company: Farmers State Corporation
  • Jackson Federal Savings and Loan Association: Jackson Federal Savings And Loan Ass at 414 Second Street, branch established on 1892/01/01. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $37.0 mil, Deposits: $25.5 mil, local headquarters, positive income, 1 total offices

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Jackson, Minnesota:

  • Prairie Winds Budget Host Motel, 950 N Hwy 71, Jackson, MN 56143 , Phone: (507) 847-2020
  • The Old Railroad Inn, 219 Moore St, Jackson, MN 56143 , Phone: (507) 847-5348
  • Super 8 Motel, 2025 Hwy 71 N, Jackson, MN 56143 , Phone: (507) 847-3498
  • Americinn Lodge & Suites, 110 Belmont Ln, Jackson, MN 56143 , Phone: (507) 847-2444, Fax: (507) 847-2448
  • Econo Lodge, 2007 Hwy 71 N, Jackson, MN 56143 , Phone: (507) 847-3110
All 5 fire-safe hotels and motels in Jackson, Minnesota

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.6
Minnesota average:

10.7

Jackson travel time to work - commute Jackson mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (80%)
  • Electricity (13%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (6%)
  • No fuel used (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Jackson city (based on Jackson County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant3,45111
Evangelical Protestant2,33812
Catholic2,0163
Other-1
None2,461-
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: 2
Jackson County:

1.84 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

1.83 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Jackson County:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

0.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
Jackson County:

4.61 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.90 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 8
Here:

7.37 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.98 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

7.6%
Minnesota:

6.5%
Adult obesity rate:
Jackson County:

28.2%
Minnesota:

25.9%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

11.1%
State:

13.0%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 7$31,207$53,4980$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 9$2,356
Streets and Highways 6$23,352$46,7041$137
Hospitals 56$207,431$44,45011$5,859
Sewerage 1$3,106$37,2720$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 1$107
Water Supply 3$13,999$55,9960$0
Other and Unallocable 4$17,127$51,3814$2,670
Totals for Government 77$296,222$46,16426$11,129

Jackson government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $2,113,000 ($641.27)
    Parks & Recreation: $582,000 ($176.63)
    Liquor Stores: $558,000 ($169.35)
    Police Protection: $420,000 ($127.47)
    Regular Highways: $392,000 ($118.97)
    General - Other: $376,000 ($114.11)
    Water Utilities: $340,000 ($103.19)
    Central Staff Services: $282,000 ($85.58)
    Sewerage: $266,000 ($80.73)
    Own Hospitals: $198,000 ($60.09)
    Housing & Community Development: $164,000 ($49.77)
    Solid Waste Management: $151,000 ($45.83)
    Libraries: $139,000 ($42.19)
    Air Transportation: $133,000 ($40.36)
    Fire Protection: $129,000 ($39.15)
    Financial Administration: $25,000 ($7.59)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $9,000 ($2.73)
    Health Services - Other: $5,000 ($1.52)
  • Electric Utilities - Interest on Debt: $42,000 ($12.75)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $178,000 ($54.02)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Air Transportation: $375,000 ($113.81)
    General - Other: $213,000 ($64.64)
    Health - Other: $105,000 ($31.87)
    Electric Utilities: $92,000 ($27.92)
    Regular Highways: $85,000 ($25.80)
    Water Utilities: $58,000 ($17.60)
    Libraries: $32,000 ($9.71)
    Housing & Community Development: $14,000 ($4.25)
    Sewerage: $7,000 ($2.12)
    Parks & Recreation: $5,000 ($1.52)
    Protective Inspection & Regulation, NEC: $1,000 ($0.30)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $1,154,000 ($350.23)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $6,000 ($1.82)

Jackson government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Air Transportation: $240,000 ($72.84)
  • Charges - Parks & Recreation: $355,000 ($107.74)
    Hospital Public: $266,000 ($80.73)
    Sewerage: $265,000 ($80.42)
    All Other: $211,000 ($64.04)
    Housing & Community Development: $156,000 ($47.34)
    Solid Waste Management: $144,000 ($43.70)
    Regular Highways: $1,000 ($0.30)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $36,000 ($10.93)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $166,000 ($50.38)
    General Revenue, NEC: $78,000 ($23.67)
    Special Assessments: $61,000 ($18.51)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $2,573,000 ($780.88)
    Liquor Stores: $588,000 ($178.45)
    Water Utilities: $409,000 ($124.13)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $1,291,000 ($391.81)
    All Other: $138,000 ($41.88)
  • Tax - Property: $692,000 ($210.02)
    NEC: $29,000 ($8.80)

Jackson government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Electric Utilities: $580,000 ($176.02)
    Water Utilities: $120,000 ($36.42)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $4,058,000 ($1231.56)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Electric Utilities: $450,000 ($136.57)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $765,000 ($232.17)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $3,016,000 ($915.33)
    Electric Utilities: $450,000 ($136.57)
    Water Utilities: $112,000 ($33.99)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Electric Utilities: $580,000 ($176.02)
    Other, NEC: $277,000 ($84.07)
    Water Utilities: $8,000 ($2.43)

Jackson government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $59,000 ($17.91)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $14,206,000 ($4311.38)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $444,000 ($134.75)

4.85% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($30,024 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.85%
Minnesota average:

6.51%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Cottonwood County, MN  0.58% ($26,280 average AGI)
from Nobles County, MN  0.40% ($37,294)
from Martin County, MN  0.35% ($48,533)


5.73% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($33,500 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.73%
Minnesota average:

6.71%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Cottonwood County, MN  0.65% ($38,393 average AGI)
to Martin County, MN  0.49% ($35,762)
to Dickinson County, IA  0.46% ($44,600)

Strongest AM radio stations in Jackson:

  • KKOJ (1190 AM; 5 kW; JACKSON, MN; Owner: KLEVEN BROADCASTING CO. OF MINN.)
  • KFAN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • WCTS (1030 AM; 50 kW; MAPLEWOOD, MN; Owner: CNTL. BAPT. THEO/AL SEMI MINNEAPOLIS)
  • KDOM (1580 AM; 1 kW; WINDOM, MN; Owner: WINDOM RADIO INCORPORATED)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KSTP (1500 AM; 50 kW; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: KSTP-AM, LLC (DELAWARE))
  • KLOH (1050 AM; 9 kW; PIPESTONE, MN; Owner: WALLACE CHRISTENSEN)
  • KXRB (1000 AM; 10 kW; SIOUX FALLS, SD)
  • KTIS (900 AM; 25 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)

Strongest FM radio stations in Jackson:

  • KRAQ (105.7 FM; JACKSON, MN; Owner: KLEVEN BROADCASTING CO. OF MINNESOTA)
  • KILR-FM (95.9 FM; ESTHERVILLE, IA; Owner: JACOBSON BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KUQQ (102.1 FM; MILFORD, IA; Owner: WMMP, LLC)
  • KUOO (103.9 FM; SPIRIT LAKE, IA; Owner: WMMP, LLC)
  • KDOM-FM (94.3 FM; WINDOM, MN; Owner: WINDOM RADIO, INC.)
  • KWOA-FM (95.1 FM; WORTHINGTON, MN; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF LUVERNE, INC.)
  • KFMC-FM (106.5 FM; FAIRMONT, MN; Owner: WOODWARD BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KJIA (88.9 FM; SPIRIT LAKE, IA; Owner: MINN-IOWA CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING INC)

TV broadcast stations around Jackson:

  • K53EV (Channel 53; JACKSON, MN; Owner: FEDERATED RURAL ELECTRIC ASSOCIATION)
  • K41EG (Channel 41; JACKSON, MN; Owner: FEDERAL RURAL ELECTRIC ASSN.)
  • K45EH (Channel 45; JACKSON, MN; Owner: FEDERATED RURAL ELECTRIC ASSOCIATION)
  • K51EN (Channel 51; JACKSON, MN; Owner: FEDERATED RURAL ELECTRIC ASSN.)
  • K59FN (Channel 59; JACKSON, MN; Owner: BLUE EARTH - NICOLLET - FARIBAULT COOP. ELEC. ASSOC.)
  • K61GE (Channel 61; JACKSON, MN; Owner: BLUE EARTH - NICOLLET - FARIBAULT COOP. ELEC. ASSOC.)
  • K23FO (Channel 23; JACKSON, MN; Owner: FEDERATED RURAL ELECTRIC ASSOCIATION)
  • K57GE (Channel 57; JACKSON, MN; Owner: FEDERATED RURAL ELECTRIC ASSOCIATION)
  • KEYC-TV (Channel 12; MANKATO, MN; Owner: UNITED COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • K30FN (Channel 30; ST. JAMES, MN; Owner: COOPERATIVE TELEVISION ASSOCIATION OF SOUTHERN MINNESOTA)
  • K58AF (Channel 58; WINDOM, MN; Owner: CITY OF WINDOM)
  • K55FL (Channel 55; SPENCER, IA; Owner: WAITT BROADCASTING, INC.)
Jackson fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2013

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2013 (per 100,000 population)


Jackson fatal accident list:

Apr 3, 2005 01:04 PM, Us-71, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Jul 19, 1998 01:15 AM, Us-169, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jul 8, 1985 12:40 AM, 90, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jun 23, 1983 07:16 PM, 71, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Nov 14, 1981 05:00 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 9Number of bridges
  • 57m187ftTotal length
  • $2,769,000Total costs
  • 30,869Total average daily traffic
  • 3,006Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Jackson)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

28 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Jackson, MN)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

7
  • Call Sign: KB0URN, Licensee ID: L01080972
    Grant Date: 11/08/2005, Expiration Date: 12/07/2015, Certifier: Ralph Schenck Iii
    Registrant: Ralph Schenck Iii, 923 White Street, Jackson, MN 56143
  • Call Sign: KC0FOQ, Licensee ID: L00290157
    Grant Date: 03/04/2009, Expiration Date: 04/23/2019
    Registrant: Paul L Clymer, 136 2nd Ave, Jackson, MN 56143
  • Call Sign: N0OJU, Licensee ID: L00699942
    Grant Date: 07/06/2012, Expiration Date: 06/25/2022, Certifier: Samuel R Smith
    Registrant: Samuel R Smith, 73260 490th Ave, Jackson, MN 56143
  • Call Sign: N0QGM
    Grant Date: 12/10/1991, Expiration Date: 12/10/2001, Cancellation Date: 12/11/2003
    Registrant: Kevin F Murray, 513 Dewey St, Jackson, MN 56143
  • Call Sign: KD0BJX, Licensee ID: L01314555
    Grant Date: 08/15/2007, Expiration Date: 08/15/2017, Certifier: Donald L Williams
    Registrant: Donald L Williams, 78709 490th Avenue, Jackson, MN 56143
  • Call Sign: KD0FTB, Licensee ID: L01446789
    Grant Date: 11/20/2008, Expiration Date: 11/20/2018, Certifier: James R Hunt
    Registrant: James R Hunt, 1000 South St, Jackson, MN 56143
  • Call Sign: KD0GVS, Licensee ID: L01473863
    Grant Date: 03/12/2009, Expiration Date: 03/12/2019, Certifier: James A Wrege
    Registrant: James A Wrege, 58112 870th St, Jackson, MN 56143

FAA Registered Aircraft:

7
  • Aircraft: WINTER GAYLORD L HOMEBUILT JT-2 (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 3273A , Serial Number: 50-84-15
    Registrant (Individual): Gaylord L Wnter, Rr 2 Box 126, Jackson, MN 56143
  • Aircraft: PIPER J3C-65 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 67 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 33237 , Serial Number: 5912, Year manufactured: 1940, Airworthiness Date: 11/04/1955
    Registrant (Individual): Jerome Gruhlke, 79888 520th Ave, Jackson, MN 56143
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182L (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 119 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3484R , Serial Number: 18258784, Year manufactured: 1968, Airworthiness Date: 01/16/1968
    Registrant (Corporation): Touch And Go Aviation LLC, 131 County Road 34 E, Jackson, MN 56143
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150M (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 81 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 714GJ , Serial Number: 15079162, Year manufactured: 1976, Airworthiness Date: 01/25/1977
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Gordon W Olson, 106 Circle Dr, Jackson, MN 56143, Other Owners: John Olson
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 120 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C85 SERIES (85 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 77273 , Serial Number: 11486, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 10/29/1955
    Registrant (Individual): Thomas J Stoner, 410 Thomas Hill Rd, Jackson, MN 56143
  • Aircraft: JOHNSON DALE T TIERRA II (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: BOMBARDIER ROTAX (ALL) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 92DJ , Serial Number: D11951, Year manufactured: 1987, Airworthiness Date: 04/24/1987
    Registrant (Individual): Reported Sale, Rt 1 Box 41, Jackson, MN 56143
  • Aircraft: ENGINEERING & RESEARCH 415-D (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C85 SERIES (85 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 93871 , Serial Number: 1194, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 01/27/1956
    Registrant (Individual): Ronald D Berkness, 84 Maple St, Jackson, MN 56143

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 15
  • Hazardous Condition: 2

Incident types - Jackson

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Jackson, MN
Most common first names in Jackson, MN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John5480.2 years
Mary4384.7 years
George3676.6 years
Anna3686.4 years
William2982.4 years
Henry2781.2 years
Joseph2679.0 years
Harry2379.3 years
Frank2081.9 years
Emma1885.8 years
Most common last names in Jackson, MN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson5782.3 years
Olson3084.1 years
Anderson2874.7 years
Hansen1783.6 years
Jensen1485.7 years
Miller1385.8 years
Tusa1382.0 years
Erickson1284.1 years
Smith1280.8 years
Peterson1178.6 years
Businesses in Jackson, MN
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1Lane Furniture1
AmericInn1RadioShack1
Burger King1SAS Shoes1
Chevrolet1Subway1
Curves1Super 81
Dairy Queen1True Value2
Econo Lodge1U-Haul1
FedEx1
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