Jackson, Amador County, California

Jackson: County seat of Amador County, California


Jackson is a city located in the county of Amador in the U.S. state of California. Its population at the 2010 census was 4,651. After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 4,973 inhabitants.

The city was created 175 years ago in 1847.

Quick Facts about Jackson

Population : 4,973 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : California (United States)
County : Amador County
Postal code : 95642
Phone Area Codes : 209
Water as percent of area : 0%
Land as percent of area : 100%
Altitude : 1,217 feet / 371 meters
Capital city : Jackson is capital of Amador County
Establishment : January 01, 1848 (175 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Los_Angeles
Local time : 12:11:24 (28th January 2023)
Population growth : 6.47% (2010-2020)
Jackson locator map
Location of Jackson on California map.
2009-0724-CA-Jackson image
2009-0724-CA-Jackson image


Jackson is located at 38°20'56"N 120°46'27"W (38.3488000, -120.7741000).

Jackson map


The population of Jackson increased by 6.47% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 4,651 - census
2011 4,624 -0.58% estimation process
2012 4,607 -0.37% estimation process
2013 4,596 -0.24% estimation process
2014 4,611 0.33% estimation process
2015 4,660 1.05% estimation process
2016 4,695 0.75% estimation process
2017 4,734 0.82% estimation process
2018 4,793 1.23% estimation process
2019 4,840 0.97% estimation process
2020 4,973 2.67% estimation process

Jackson zip code is 95642. County name: Amador, County fips: 06005

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People born in Jackson (5)

People born in Jackson, including astronomer Robert Grant Aitken, politician Anthony Caminetti, businessman Ernest Gallo, .


  • Joseph Raphael (American artist (1869-1950)) he was born in 02/06/1869
  • Luke Glavenich (American baseball player) he was born in 17/01/1893

Schools in Jackson

College & universities near Jackson, CA

Code Name City ZIP
447953 SUM Bible College and Theological Seminary El Dorado Hills (CA) 95762
444219 Folsom Lake College Folsom (CA) 95630
112561 Columbia College Sonora (CA) 95370
489353 Chamberlain University-California Rancho Cordova (CA) 95670
457208 InterCoast Colleges-Rancho Cordova Rancho Cordova (CA) 95827

Stations (35)

Amtrak & bus stations near Jackson, CA

Code Name Address Type
PCV Placerville, California Mosquito Rd. and Clay St. BUS
LOD Lodi 24 South Sacramento Street RAIL
SKT Robert J. Cabral Station 949 East Channel St. RAIL
EKG Elk Grove, California Harbor Point Drive at Renwick Avenue BUS
SKN Stockton – San Joaquin Street 735 S. San Joaquin St RAIL

Post offices near Jackson

Post Office Name City ZIP
Jackson Post Office Jackson (CA) 95642
Sutter Creek Post Office Sutter Creek (CA) 95685
Mokelumne Hill Post Office Mokelumne Hill (CA) 95245
Amador City Post Office Amador City (CA) 95601
Pine Grov Post Office Pine Grove (CA) 95665

Other places with the same name (23)

Other cities in Amador County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Amador County , CA.

City Name Population Title
Ione 8,326 City in Amador County, California, USA
Sutter Creek 2,688 City in Amador County, California
Plymouth 1,043 City in Amador County, California, USA
Amador City 190 Human settlement in Amador County, California, United States of America

Distance to Other Cities

Jackson distances to largest California cities