Jackson

Jackson is the capital of the state of . While it does not offer much in terms of tourism, it can be used as a stopover for getting to other parts of the state or further.
Photo: Michael Barera, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Notable Places in the Area

Government office
The or the “New Capitol,” has been the seat of the state’s government since it succeeded the old statehouse in 1903. Photo: Michael Barera, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Museum
The at 1119 Pinehurst Street in Jackson, Mississippi was the home of author Eudora Welty for nearly 80 years. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 2.0.

Museum
The is a museum in Jackson, Mississippi. Photo: Michael Barera, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Museum
The is a public museum in Jackson, Mississippi. Photo: Msmuseumart, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

is a city in Rankin County, Mississippi, sitting on the east side of the River from the state capital, Jackson. Photo: Allstarecho, CC BY 3.0.

Jackson

Latitude
32.299° or 32° 17' 56.5" north
Longitude
-90.1848° or 90° 11' 5.2" west
Open Location Code
864F7RX8+J3
Population
175,000
IATA airport code
JAN
United Nations Location Code
US JAN
Elevation
279 feet (85 metres)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 151618934
Geo­Names ID
4431410
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  • Afrikaans: Jackson, Mississippi
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  • Albanian: Jackson
  • Amharic: ጃክሰን፣ ሚሲሲፒ
  • Arabic: Jackson, Mississippi
  • Arabic: جاكسون
  • Arabic: جاكسون، مسيسيبي
  • Arabic: جاكسون، مسيسيپي
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  • Armenian: Ջեքսոն
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  • Azerbaijani: Cekson
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  • Belarusian: Джэксан (Місісіпі)
  • Belarusian: Джэксан
  • Bengali: জ্যাকসন, মিসিসিপি
  • Bengali: জ্যাকসন
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  • Chinese: 傑克遜市
  • Chinese: 杰克逊
  • Chinese: 積臣
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  • Egyptian Arabic: چاكسون
  • English: City of Jackson
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  • Gothic: 𐌳𐌹𐌰𐌹𐌺𐍃𐌰𐌿𐌽
  • Greek: Τζάκσον, Μισισίπι
  • Greek: Τζάκσον
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  • Marathi: जॅकसन
  • Marathi: जॅक्सन, मिसिसिपी
  • Marathi: जॅक्सन
  • Min Nan Chinese: Jackson
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  • Navajo: Diichiłító
  • Nepali: ज्याक्सन, मिसिसिपि
  • Newari: ज्याक्सन, मिसिसिपि
  • Newari: ज्याक्सन
  • Norwegian: Jackson
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Jackson
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Jackson i Mississippi
  • Occitan (post 1500): Jackson
  • Old English (ca. 450-1100): Jackson
  • Ossetian: Джексон (Миссисипи)
  • Ossetian: Джексон
  • Pali: ज्याकसन
  • Pampanga: Jackson, Mississippi
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  • Panjabi: ਜੈਕਸਨ, ਮਿਸੀਸਿੱਪੀ
  • Panjabi: ਜੈਕਸਨ
  • Papiamento: Jackson, Mississippi
  • Persian: جکسون
  • Persian: جکسون، میسیسیپی
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  • Polish: Jackson, MS
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  • Russian: Джэксон
  • Samogitian: Džeksons
  • Sanskrit: जाक्सन्
  • Sardinian: Jackson
  • Scots: Jackson, Mississippi
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  • Scottish Gaelic: Jackson, Mississippi
  • Serbian: Џексон
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  • Sinhala: ජැක්සන්
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  • Spanish: Jackson
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  • Tatar: Җәксон
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  • Western Frisian: Jackson
  • Western Mari: Джексон
  • Western Panjabi: جیکسن
  • Wu Chinese: 杰克逊 (密西西比州)
  • Yue Chinese: 積臣
  • Jackson, Mississipi
  • Le Fleurs Bluff

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