Jackson Hinds County, Mississippi
Jackson: Capital and largest city of Mississippi
Jackson is a city located in the county of Hinds in the U.S. state of Mississippi. Its population at the 2010 census was 173,514 and a population density of 592 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 157,821 inhabitants.
The city was created 200 years ago in 1821.
Jackson Quick Facts
|Population :||157,821 (2020)|
|Country :||United States of America|
|State :||Mississippi (United States)|
|County :||Hinds County|
|Postal code :||39200–39299|
|Area :||293.27 km2|
|Altitude :||279 feet / 85 meters|
|Capital city :||Jackson is capital of Mississippi|
|Establishment :||January 01, 1822 (200 years ago)|
|Time Zone :||UTC−06:00|
|Local time :||09:13:47 (17th May 2022)|
|Density :||538 Pop. per km² as of 2020|
|Population growth :||-9.94% (2010-2020)|
Jackson is located at 32°17'56"N 90°11'5"W (32.2987600, -90.1848100).
- Official Website
Official website of Jackson
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According to census records, the population of Jackson decreased by 9.94% in 10 years.
People born in Jackson (200)
- Kathryn Stockett (US female writer) she was born in 01/01/1969
- Eudora Welty (American short story writer, novelist and photographer (1909-2001)) she was born in 13/04/1909
- Teddy Edwards (American jazz tenor saxophonist) he was born in 26/04/1924
- Freddie Waits (American musician) he was born in 27/04/1940
- Mo Williams (American professional basketball player) he was born in 19/12/1982
- Tommy Aldridge (American rock drummer) he was born in 15/08/1950
- Monta Ellis (American basketball player) he was born in 26/10/1985
- Alice Brown (American sprinter) she was born in 20/09/1960
- Beth Henley (American writer and actor) she was born in 08/05/1952
- Rebecca Walker (American writer) she was born in 17/11/1969
- Roy A. Tucker (American astronomer) he was born in 01/01/1951
- Wendy Wyland (American acrobatic diver) she was born in 25/11/1964
- Daniel Curtis Lee (American actor) he was born in 17/05/1991
- Erick Dampier (American professional basketball player) he was born in 14/07/1975
- Jimmy Hart (American musician and professional wrestling manager) he was born in 01/01/1943
- Richard Ford (American novelist and short story writer) he was born in 16/02/1944
- John A. Williams (American writer) he was born in 05/12/1925
- Bobby V (American singer and songwriter from Georgia and Mississippi) he was born in 27/02/1980
Schools in Jackson
College & universities near Jackson, MS
|458955||Strayer University-Mississippi||Jackson (MS)||39201|
|175856||Jackson State University||Jackson (MS)||39217|
|175421||Belhaven University||Jackson (MS)||39202|
|175980||Millsaps College||Jackson (MS)||39210-0001|
|176390||Magnolia College of Cosmetology||Jackson (MS)||39206|
Amtrak & bus stations near Jackson, MS
|JAN||Union Station||300 W. Capital Street||RAIL|
|HAZ||Hazlehurst station||North Ragsdale Ave and East Conway St.||RAIL|
|YAZ||Yazoo City||West Broadway (SR149) and North Water Street||RAIL|
|VKS||Vicksburg, MS||1295 South Frontage Road||BUS|
|BRH||Brookhaven||East Monticello St. and South Railroad Ave.||RAIL|
Post offices near Jackson
|Post Office Name||City||ZIP|
|Jackson Post Office||Jackson (MS)||39201|
|Delta Station Post Office||Jackson (MS)||39213|
|Fondren Post Office||Jackson (MS)||39216|
|Westland Post Office||Jackson (MS)||39209|
|Pearl Post Office||Pearl (MS)||39208|
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- Jackson , New Jersey unincorporated community in Waterford Township, Camden County, New Jersey with a population of 58,371 people.
- Jackson , Michigan city in Jackson County, Minnesota, United States with a population of 32,374 people.
- Jackson , Illinois county in Illinois, United States with a population of 18,488 people.
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- Jackson , California county seat of Amador County, California with a population of 4,973 people.
- Jackson , Alabama city in Clarke County, Alabama, United States with a population of 4,582 people.
- Jackson , Wisconsin village in Washington County, Wisconsin with a population of 4,547 people.
- Jackson , Louisiana town in East Feliciana Parish, Louisiana with a population of 3,707 people.
- Jackson , Kentucky city in Breathitt County, Kentucky, United States with a population of 1,917 people.
- Jackson , South Carolina town in Aiken County, South Carolina with a population of 1,815 people.
- Jackson , South Carolina town in Aiken County, South Carolina with a population of 1,762 people.
- Jackson , Minnesota city in Jackson County, Minnesota, United States with a population of 1,619 people.
- Jackson , New Hampshire town in New Hampshire with a population of 866 people.
- Jackson , Maine town in Waldo County, Maine with a population of 588 people.
- Jackson , Ohio city in Jackson County, Minnesota, United States with a population of 466 people.
- Jackson , North Carolina town in North Carolina with a population of 452 people.
- Jackson , Indiana human settlement in United States of America with a population of 350 people.
- Jackson , Nebraska village in Dakota County, Nebraska, United States with a population of 199 people.
Other cities in Hinds County
Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Hinds County , MS.
|Clinton||23,873||Suburb city of Jackson, located in Hinds County, Mississippi, United States|
|Byram||11,265||City in Hinds County, Mississippi, United States|
|Raymond||2,082||City in Mississippi|
|Taylorsville||1,241||City in Smith County, Mississippi, United States of America|
|Terry||1,241||Town in Hinds County, Mississippi, United States|
|Edwards||999||Town in Mississippi, USA|
|Utica||889||Town in Mississippi, United States|
|Bolton||523||Town of the United States|
|Learned||82||City in Hinds County, Mississippi, United States of America|
Distance to Other Cities
Jackson distances to largest Mississippi cities