Jobs in Jackson, Mississippi, United States

Jackson is located in Hinds County and is the capital city of Mississippi. Fondly known as “The City with soul”, Jackson is famed for its fascinating music, varying from R&B, Gospel, and Blues. Jackson residents have a deep-seated appreciation for culture with a great number of cultural events throughout the year. Such include the Crossroads Film Festival, CelticFest Mississippi, Mississippi State Fair and the Jubilee Jam.

The city also offers a wide variety of recreational facilities. The Old Capital Museum is the city’s oldest building and preserves the areas rich history. The Jackson Zoo is considered a living classroom and offers both an educational and recreational environment as visitors explore diverse wildlife species.

The Mississippi Museum of Natural Science displays natural landscape, nature trails, an aquarium and diverse wildlife species. The Mississippi Sports Hall of Fame is the proud custodian of achievements by athletes in the entire state. Other recreational sites in the area include the Aaron Henry Park, Battlefield Community Centre and Alta Woods Park amidst many more.

Economy and Top Employers

Jackson city serves as a major economic driver in the South region and has earned the name “Best of the New South”. It is donned with the convenience of national interstates, among them Interstate 55 and Interstate 20.

Offering a competitive pool of workers and a great quality of life, Jackson has appealed to diverse industries and businesses and built a stable economy. Nissan Motor Co. started its operations in Jackson in 2003 and jumpstarted the automobile industry in the city. Four banks have their headquarters in Jackson City. These are the First American Bank, Consumer National Bank, First Commercial bank, and Trustmark National Bank. The government, healthcare, education, entertainment, and technology sectors rank as the key economic drivers.

Key educational institutions in the region include University of Mississippi Medical Centre, Belhaven University, Mississippi College School of Law, and Tougaloo College. Health institutions include the Baptist Health Systems, University of Mississippi Medical Centre, ST. Dominic Health Services, and the Jackson Medical Mall.

Top employers in the city include the City of Mississippi, US Government, University of Mississippi Medical Centre, Nissan North America, Jackson Public School District, Baptist Health Systems, Mississippi State Hospital, and St. Dominic Health Services.

Quality of Life

With a population of 173,212 residents, Jackson has a median household income of $32,250, according to Data USA. The median property value is &89, 200. The poverty rate is 30.9%, significantly higher than the US average. In 2015, the city recorded an employment decline of -0.01%. Residents of Jackson city enjoy a low cost of living, a rich cultural heritage, and quality healthcare. Declining jobs and a high poverty rate, however, rank as some of the major odds of this city.

CNN money ranked Jackson as the Eleventh Best city in America to launch a small business. Men’s Health ranked Jackson as one of the most socially networked cities in America. Niche Website has also ranked Jackson as No. 45 out of 228 cities with the lowest cost of living in America.

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