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Jackson County pop. 33,225

Ohio’s communities thrive when people feel safe, have good jobs and can make ends meet. Unfortunately, a job doesn’t always mean a living. As incomes decline, more and more families are unable to afford the rising cost of the basics—like food, housing, child care and health care. When all Ohioans have access to the tools needed to meet their basic needs, we all benefit from a stronger economy and a more prosperous society. What to learn more? Click through the county resources below.

Household Median Income

Source: U.S. Census Bureau, 2003-2013 Median Household Income Estimates

More about Jackson County

Jackson County Human Service Profile (The Center for Community Solutions) PDF

Jackson County Conditions for Children and Families (PCSAO) PDF

Medicaid Expansion’s Impact on Jackson County (Advocates for Ohio’s Future) PDF

Family Budget Calculator in 2014 dollars (Economic Policy Institute)

  • Kathy Jackson

    Kathy is a widow who volunteers and serves on the board at her local food pantry in rural Ohio. “There’s a need for food. There’s a far greater need than is being met.”

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  • Lorna Jackson

    When my insulin runs out, I have the choice of feeding the kids or buying insulin.

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