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Welcome to Jackson Center ...

Jackson Center is located in Mercer County<1>.

The location of Jackson Center has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

A typical abbreviation for Jackson Center: Jackson Ctr. (or less commonly used: Jackson Cen., Jackson Cent. or Jackson Cntr.)

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Jackson Center has a population of 207 people<3> (see below for details).

Jackson Center is 1,310 feet [399 m] above sea level.<4>.

Time Zone: Jackson Center lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Telephone area codes for Jackson Center: (724) and (874)<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Jackson Center had an population of 207 people. This is a decrease of 7.59% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 6.33% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Jackson Center had a population of 224 people. This makes Jackson Center the county's 15th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 224 people, the population of Jackson Center increased 1.36% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 221 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Jackson Center.

Communities Also Named Jackson Center ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Pennsylvania communities named Jackson Center: This one is located in Mercer County and the other is located in Tioga County.

Beyond Pennsylvania, there are 3 communities that are also named Jackson Center - they are located in and Ohio (2).

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Jackson Center.

Communities near Jackson Center ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Jackson Center.

  • Hermitage [Mercer County]
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    • Hermitage [Mercer County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the west of Jackson Center
    • Estimated population in 2019: 15,471 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hermitage have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hermitage
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hermitage<7>
  • Sharon [Mercer County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sharon
    • Sharon [Mercer County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the west of Jackson Center
    • Estimated population in 2019: 12,933 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sharon
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sharon<7>
  • Grove City [Mercer County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Grove City
    • Grove City [Mercer County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the west of Jackson Center
    • Estimated population in 2019: 7,762 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Grove City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grove City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Grove City<7>
  • Franklin [Venango County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Franklin
    • Franklin [Venango County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the northeast of Jackson Center
    • Estimated population in 2019: 6,013 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Franklin
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Franklin<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Greenville [Mercer County]
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      • Greenville [Mercer County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the northwest of Jackson Center
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,272 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Greenville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greenville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Greenville<7>
    • Farrell [Mercer County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Farrell
      • Farrell [Mercer County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the west of Jackson Center
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,580 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Farrell
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Farrell<7>
    • Sharpsville [Mercer County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sharpsville
      • Sharpsville [Mercer County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the west of Jackson Center
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,074 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sharpsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sharpsville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sharpsville<7>
    • Slippery Rock [Butler County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Slippery Rock
      • Slippery Rock [Butler County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the south of Jackson Center
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,531 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Slippery Rock have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Slippery Rock
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Slippery Rock<7>
    • New Wilmington [Lawrence County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Wilmington
      • New Wilmington [Lawrence County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the southwest of Jackson Center
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,197 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Wilmington have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Wilmington
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Wilmington<7>
    • Mercer [Mercer County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mercer
      • Mercer [Mercer County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the southwest of Jackson Center
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,882 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mercer
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mercer<7>

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Jackson Center. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Jackson Center.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Jackson Center. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Jackson Center.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Jackson Center. See our Newspapers Page for Jackson Center.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Jackson Center ...

Looking for more information about Jackson Center? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Jackson Center, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Jackson Center.

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About Mercer County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Jackson Center. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Mercer County: www.mcc.co.mercer.pa.us/

The official website for State of Pennsylvania: https://www.pa.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Pennsylvania's counties, including Mercer, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Jackson Center.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Jackson Center - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Area code (874) is an overlay for area code (724).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Jackson Center) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Jackson Center. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Jackson Center

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Jackson Center. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.2734, Longitude: -80.1384       In this case, the coordinates for Jackson Center have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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