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Jackson, MI

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Jackson is a Michgan city of about 35,000 people; it’s conveniently located about half an hour from Lansing and half an hour from Ann Arbor. The city is named for President Andrew Jackson and claims to be one of the birthplaces of the Republican Party. It also has a rich history of manufacturing; Jackson has an auto industry even before Detroit!

Apartments in Jackson MI


Oak Park Village Apartments
Beds: 1-3  •  Baths: 1-1.5

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Island City Apartments
Beds: 2-3  •  Baths: 2

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Pinebrook Manor
Beds: 2-3
Baths: 1


Beds: 3
Baths: 2


Windham Hills
Beds: 3
Baths: 2


Aspen Lakes Estates
Beds: 2-3
Baths: 2-2.5

Key City Stats

The average age of Jackson, MI is
Under 5 Years
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  • Age Demographic of Renters
  • 25 to 29 years
  • 30 to 34 years
  • 35 to 39 years
  • Male
  • 8.25%
  • 7.77%
  • 6.18%
  • Female
  • 8.62%
  • 7.44%
  • 6.27%
is average rent in Jackson, MI
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  • Rent Range
  • $650 to $699
  • $700 to $749
  • $750 to $799
  • Percentage of household units
  • 7.61%
  • 6.21%
  • 6.83%
of units are available for rent in Jackson
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  • Vacancy Status
  • For Rent
  • Rented, not occupied
  • Other vacant
  • Housing Units
  • 628
  • 72
  • 1226
Getting Around in Jackson, MI

Walk Score®
"Somewhat Walkable"
Transit Score®
The average commuter time in Jackson is:
10 to 14 minutes
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  • Time Range
  • 25 to 29 minutes
  • 30 to 34 minutes
  • 35 to 39 minutes
  • Percentage of workers
  • 1.98%
  • 6.47%
  • 1.75%

Outdoor Living

<p>Jackson Outdoors- With rolling farmlands, lush marshes, and picture-perfect scenery, Jackson is a bona fide nature-lover and outdoor enthusiasts dream. The city is chock-full of community parks, as well as natural lakes and streams that provide sustenance and habitat for the abundant local wildlife. Situated on the bed of the former Michigan Central Railroad, the 10.5-mile Falling Waters Trail is popular with bird watchers, walkers, bikers, and rollerbladers alike. With over 450 sprawling acres of gardens and natural area, Cascades Park is another popular Jackson destination. The park boasts a playground, picnic areas, pavilions, paddleboat rentals and the manmade illuminated waterfall known as Cascade Falls. Cascades Park is also home to a wide array of concerts and special community events throughout the course of the year.</p>

Michigan International Speedway

<p>The city of Jackson, Michigan is just 18 miles from the Michigan International Speedway, which is considered a major regional attraction. The local residents know the venue as simply MIS, and it sits on a plot of land that spans over 1,400 acres. The speedway is known for its NASCAR events, and the NASCAR races held on the track bring millions to the city of Jackson in tourism and other revenue streams every year. The MIS is known for having the fastest track in the state of Michigan, where cars can go in excess of 200 miles per hour.</p>