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Jackson is a township in Effingham County, in the Effingham metro area. [NOTE: This is not the only community in Illinois named Jackson. For links to other places called Jackson, IL, see the Duplicate Names box at right.]

The latitude of Jackson is 39.049N. The longitude is -88.634W.

It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 499 feet.

The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 1,178.


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Median household income
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$40,729
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Jackson demographic reports

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43% of Jackson residents report German ancestry, and 10% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Jackson ancestry & family history guide.

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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Jackson was $17,014, compared with $21,587 nationally.

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8% of Jackson residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Median rent in Jackson, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $283.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $782.


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Effingham County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Jackson political report.

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The average commute time for Jackson workers is 29 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

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