Jackson, Nebraska

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Population in 2013: 220 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +7.3%
 
Males: 106  (48.6%)
Females: 114  (51.4%)
Median resident age:  36.6 years
Nebraska median age:  42.2 years

Zip codes: 68743.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $41,956 (it was $50,833 in 2000)
Jackson:

$41,956
NE:

$50,723
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $19,006 (it was $20,771 in 2000)

Jackson village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $96,200 (it was $74,200 in 2000)
Jackson:

$96,200
NE:

$128,300
Mean prices in 2012: All housing units: $108,717; Detached houses: $113,700; Mobile homes: $25,667

Median gross rent in 2012: $600.

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  • White alone - 195 (87.4%)
  • Hispanic - 12 (5.4%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 7 (3.1%)
  • Asian alone - 5 (2.2%)
  • American Indian alone - 2 (0.9%)
  • Two or more races - 2 (0.9%)

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

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Jackson: 77.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (31.6%), Irish (26.2%), English (10.2%), Danish (4.9%), United States (4.5%), French (2.9%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1120 feet

Land area: 0.17 square miles.

Population density: 1,261 people per square mile   (low).

Jackson,NE real estate house value index trend

Jackson, Nebraska map

For population 25 years and over in Jackson:

  • High school or higher: 84.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.5%
  • Unemployed: 1.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Jackson village:

  • Never married: 20.7%
  • Now married: 48.4%
  • Separated: 3.4%
  • Widowed: 9.8%
  • Divorced: 17.6%

6 residents are foreign born

This village:  3.3%
Nebraska:  6.1%



According to our research of Nebraska and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Jackson, Nebraska as of March 06, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Jackson to the number of sex offenders is 219 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,500 (1.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $1,357 (1.6%)

Jackson satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Sioux City, IA (9.3 miles , pop. 85,013).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Omaha, NE (87.0 miles , pop. 390,007).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (457.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Hubbard, NE (2.1 miles ), Dakota Dunes, SD (2.2 miles ), North Sioux City, SD (2.6 miles ), South Sioux City, NE (2.8 miles ), Dakota City, NE (2.8 miles ), Waterbury, NE (2.9 miles) , Sioux City, IA (3.1 miles ), Homer, NE (3.1 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2003: 2 buildings, average cost: $140,000
  • 2004: 2 buildings, average cost: $140,000
  • 2005: 2 buildings, average cost: $140,000
  • 2006: 2 buildings, average cost: $140,000
  • 2007: 2 buildings, average cost: $140,000
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $140,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 42.45 N, Longitude: 96.57 W

Area code: 402

Jackson household income distribution Jackson home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.8%
Nebraska:

3.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -26 (-11.3%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (20%)
  • Manufacturing (17%)
  • Wholesale trade (12%)
  • Information (12%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (7%)
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Educational services (17%)
  • Finance and insurance (12%)
  • Health care and social assistance (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Wholesale trade (6%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (10%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (8%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (8%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (8%)
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (7%)
  • Registered nurses (5%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (9%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (8%)
  • Business operations specialists (6%)
  • Computer specialists (6%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (6%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers except personal appearance, transportation, and child care workers (6%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (6%)

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

Average climate in Jackson, Nebraska

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Jackson-area historical tornado activity is near Nebraska state average. It is 78% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/28/1986, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 26.1 miles away from the Jackson village center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 6/23/2003, a category F4 tornado 26.3 miles away from the village center killed one person and caused $4 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Jackson-area historical earthquake activity is below Nebraska state average. It is 71% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/3/2002 at 20:41:56, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 120.6 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 188.0 miles away from Jackson center
On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB) earthquake occurred 224.3 miles away from the city center
On 2/6/1996 at 15:10:28, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 50.0 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) earthquake occurred 133.8 miles away from Jackson center
On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 720.8 miles away from the city center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Dakota County (7) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 3, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Jackson topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Jackson:

  • WESTWOOD NURSING AND REHAB CENTE (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; SIOUX CITY, IA)
  • SIOUXLAND NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; SIOUX CITY, IA)
  • REGENCY SQUARE CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; SOUTH SIOUX CITY, NE)
  • CASA DE PAZ HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; SIOUX CITY, IA)
  • MATNEY'S COLONIAL MANOR (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; SOUTH SIOUX CITY, NE)
  • HOLY SPIRIT RETIREMENT HOME (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; SIOUX CITY, IA)
  • MERCY MEDICAL CENTER-SIOUX CITY Acute Care Hospitals (about 10 miles away; SIOUX CITY, IA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Jackson:

  • Western Iowa Tech Community College (about 12 miles; Sioux City, IA; Full-time enrollment: 3,544)
  • Wayne State College (about 28 miles; Wayne, NE; FT enrollment: 3,121)
  • University of South Dakota (about 30 miles; Vermillion, SD; FT enrollment: 7,328)
  • Northeast Community College (about 51 miles; Norfolk, NE; FT enrollment: 3,334)
  • Buena Vista University (about 71 miles; Storm Lake, IA; FT enrollment: 2,522)
  • Southeast Technical Institute (about 79 miles; Sioux Falls, SD; FT enrollment: 2,386)
  • Metropolitan Community College Area (about 86 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 12,236)

Public elementary/middle school in Jackson:

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Church in Jackson: Saint Patricks Catholic Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Jackson: Saint Johns Historical Marker (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Dakota 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 2012 was 82.5. This is about average.

City:

82.5
U.S.:

74.2

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.145. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 11.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.145
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 3.61. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 11.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.61
U.S.:

6.58

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 0.370. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 8.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.370
U.S.:

1.929

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 23.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

23.3
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 9.90. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.90
U.S.:

9.14
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 7.8%
(8.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.6 people
Nebraska:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  72.9%
Whole state:  64.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  5.9%
Whole state:  6.0%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Jackson compared to Nebraska state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.

Banks with branches in Jackson (2011 data):

  • Bank of Dixon County: Jackson Branch at 218 East Elk Street, branch established on 2002/10/28. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $73.9 mil, Deposits: $66.1 mil, headquarters in Ponca, NE, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Kingsbury Bdc Financial Services, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (60%)
  • Electricity (37%)
  • Wood (3%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Jackson village (based on Dakota County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 44.27%
Here: 44.3%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaUnited Methodist ChurchLutheran ChurchOther
Adherents43.2%26.3%7.9%7.8%14.8%
Congregations26.3%21.1%15.8%5.3%31.6%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 4
Dakota County:

1.97 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

2.60 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Dakota County:

0.49 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

0.44 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 7
Dakota County:

3.45 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.83 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 12
Here:

5.92 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.76 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

8.4%
Nebraska:

7.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Dakota County:

31.7%
Nebraska:

28.0%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

15.5%
State:

12.9%
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
Other Government Administration 0$0 1$2,958
Streets and Highways 0$0 1$2,414
Solid Waste Management 0$0 1$2,224
Water Supply 0$0 1$1,687
Electric Power 0$0 1$3,361
Other and Unallocable 0$0 1$2,456
Totals for Government 0$0 6$15,100

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

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $51,000 ($231.82)
    Central Staff Services: $30,000 ($136.36)
    Financial Administration: $23,000 ($104.55)
    General Public Buildings: $5,000 ($22.73)
    Parks & Recreation: $2,000 ($9.09)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Parks & Recreation: $38,000 ($172.73)
    Regular Highways: $14,000 ($63.64)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $52,000 ($236.36)

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

  • Charges - All Other: $31,000 ($140.91)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $33,000 ($150.00)
    Interest Earnings: $2,000 ($9.09)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $17,000 ($77.27)
    All Other: $8,000 ($36.36)
    General Support: $2,000 ($9.09)
  • Tax - NEC: $18,000 ($81.82)
    Property: $12,000 ($54.55)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $92,000 ($418.18)

7.33% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($29,114 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.33%
Nebraska average:

6.38%

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 Woodbury County, IA  2.90% ($28,289 average AGI)
from Thurston County, NE  0.27% ($72,429)
from Union County, SD  0.24% ($35,053)


9.70% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($30,839 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.70%
Nebraska average:

6.57%

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 Woodbury County, IA  3.92% ($27,522 average AGI)
to Union County, SD  0.46% ($66,135)
to Douglas County, NE  0.43% ($25,824)

Strongest AM radio stations in Jackson:

  • KWSL (1470 AM; 5 kW; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: CLEVELAND RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • KMNS (620 AM; 1 kW; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: CLEVELAND RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • KSCJ (1360 AM; 5 kW; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: KSUX/KSCJ RADIO BROADCASTING CO)
  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KKAR (1290 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • WNAX (570 AM; 5 kW; YANKTON, SD; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KTIC (840 AM; daytime; 5 kW; WEST POINT, NE; Owner: WEST POINT BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KYDZ (1180 AM; 25 kW; BELLEVUE, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KTFJ (1250 AM; 1 kW; DAKOTA CITY, NE; Owner: DONALD A. SWANSON)
  • KXRB (1000 AM; 10 kW; SIOUX FALLS, SD)
  • KTCH (1590 AM; 3 kW; WAYNE, NE; Owner: WMMP, LLC)
  • KSOO (1140 AM; 10 kW; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: SOUTHERN MINNESOTA BROADCASTING CO.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Jackson:

  • KSUX (105.7 FM; WINNEBAGO, NE; Owner: KSUX/KSCJ RADIO BROADCASTING CO)
  • KGLI (95.5 FM; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: CLEVELAND RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • KAYA (91.3 FM; HUBBARD, NE; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KSFT-FM (107.1 FM; SOUTH SIOUX CITY, NE; Owner: CLEVELAND RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • K205DC (88.9 FM; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KWIT (90.3 FM; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: WESTERN IOWA TECH COMM. COLLEGE)
  • KTFC (103.3 FM; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: DONALD A. SWANSON)
  • KKMA (99.5 FM; LE MARS, IA; Owner: POWELL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KSEZ (97.9 FM; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: CLEVELAND RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • WNAX-FM (104.1 FM; YANKTON, SD; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KMSC (88.3 FM; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: MORNINGSIDE COLLEGE)
  • KXNE-FM (89.3 FM; NORFOLK, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMM.)
  • KZSR (102.3 FM; ONAWA, IA; Owner: WMMP, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Jackson:

  • KCAU-TV (Channel 9; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: CITADEL COMMUNICATIONS CO.LTD.)
  • KSIN-TV (Channel 27; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: IOWA PUBLIC BROADCASTING BOARD)
  • KMEG (Channel 14; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: WAITT BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KPTH (Channel 44; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: PAPPAS TELECASTING OF SIOUX CITY)
  • KTIV (Channel 4; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: KTIV TELEVISION, INC.)
  • K38DU (Channel 38; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: CORNERSTONE FAITH CENTER)
  • KXNE-TV (Channel 19; NORFOLK, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMM.)
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 2 meters (7ft)
Total costs: $276,000
Total average daily traffic: 55
Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic: 79

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

17 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Jackson)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • GILL LANDFILL, 2.9 Miles Wnw Of (Lat: 42.463333 Lon: -96.617500), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 121.9 m, Overall height: 128 m, Call Sign: KNFZ706
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.195 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/16/2012, Expiration Date: 07/27/2022
    Registrant: Tri-State Communications, 1030 Fifth Avenue, South Sioux City, NE 68776, Phone: (402) 494-5477, Fax: (402) 494-1420, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • TWIN CHURCH, NE, 3.5 Mi Southeast Of (Lat: 42.417500 Lon: -96.503083), Type: Tower, Structure height: 30.4 m, Overall height: 32.2 m, Call Sign: WPXL875
    Assigned Frequencies: 6197.24 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/01/2003, Expiration Date: 05/01/2013, Cancellation Date: 12/03/2010, Certifier: Bruce Gorton
    Registrant: Nebraska Public Power District, 1215 West Highway 34, York, NE 68467, Phone: (402) 362-7272, Fax: (402) 362-7255, Email:
  • STATION, 3.5 Mi Se Of (Lat: 42.417472 Lon: -96.503083), Overall height: 30.5 m, Call Sign: WEG626
    Assigned Frequencies: 2136.40 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/07/1995, Expiration Date: 06/07/2000
    Registrant: Phone: (402) 362-6681

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6956A , Serial Number: 29056, Year manufactured: 1956
    Registrant (Individual): Craig E Christensen, 1389 140th St, Jackson, NE 68743

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1
Most common first names in Jackson, NE among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John1077.7 years
Mary1082.5 years
William569.5 years
James576.4 years
Margaret580.2 years
Thomas578.4 years
Louis483.0 years
Dorothy369.4 years
Raymond365.4 years
Walter371.6 years
Most common last names in Jackson, NE among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Ryan881.5 years
Nelson581.4 years
Oneill579.0 years
Gill467.8 years
Boyle483.0 years
Merchant481.2 years
Rush484.2 years
Sullivan470.7 years
Wenther479.2 years
Burns372.0 years
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