Jackson, TN Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 25,538 housing units in Jackson. This represents a 23.1% growth from 20,739 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 25,104 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 434 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Jackson is about 56.5%. Jackson's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 7.9%. Average household size is 2.4 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Jackson were built after 1973.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.60%
One Bedroom12.20%
Two Bedrooms30.10%
Three Bedrooms41.40%
Four Bedrooms12.70%
Five Bedrooms or more2.10%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.54
Median year structure was built1972
Median Value of occupied units$81,800
Median Price asked for vacant units$69,600

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.23
Median year structure was built1974
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$388

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage5.80%
Home Equity Loan4.70%
Simple Mortgage56.40%
Debt Free33.10%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs17.1%