Your guide to Jackson, Mississippi assisted living facilities. With so many senior housing options available, how do you know which one is right for your family?
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The official website for the city of Jackson is http://www.jacksonms.gov.
Assisted Living Costs in Nearby Cities* The costs above represent the AVERAGE monthly cost of assisted living for a one person bedroom in that city.
Facts about Jackson
Jackson is also known as: Rankin County / Jackson city.
And some of the notable people born here have been: Fred Smoot (american football player), Jackie Slater (american football player), Jerious Norwood (american football player), Mike Espy (american football player), and Freeman McNeil (american football player).
And featured attractions of Jackson: Mississippi Veterans Memorial Stadium, Mississippi College School of Law, Old Mississippi State Capitol, Jackson Zoo, and Smith Park Architectural District.
Jackson is represented by Chief of Police Lee Vanceand Mayor Tony Yarber.
Jackson is the capital of and the largest city in the state of Mississippi. It is located in Hinds County on the Pearl River, which drains into the Gulf of Mexico, and it is part of the Jackson Prairie region of the state. The city is named after General Andrew Jackson, who was honored for his role in the Battle of New Orleans in the War of 1812, and later was elected as US president.The current slogan for the city is "Jackson, Mississippi: City with Soul." It has had numerous musicians prominent in blues, gospel and jazz, and was known for decades for its illegal nightclubs on the Gold Coast; one site has been designated for the Mississippi Blues Trail.The city is the anchor for the metro area. While its population declined from 184,256 at the 2000 census to 173,514 at the 2010 census, the metropolitan region grew. The 2010 census ascribed a population of 539,057 to the five-county Jackson metropolitan area.The city was ranked third as the best "Bang For Your Buck" among the United States' 100 largest metro areas, according to Forbes magazine. The study measured overall affordability in living costs, housing rates, and more.In 2011 USS Jackson (LCS-6) was the first ship of the United States Navy to be named in honor of the city.
Population shifts in Jackson
Average temperatures in JacksonLine in orange is average highs...line in blue is average lows.
Average rainfall in Jackson