Place:Jackson, Jackson, Michigan, United States

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NameJackson
TypeCity
Coordinates42.233°N 84.4°W
Located inJackson, Michigan, United States
Contained Places
Cemetery
Woodland Cemetery
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Jackson is a city located along Interstate 94 in the south central area of the U.S. state of Michigan, about west of Ann Arbor and south of Lansing. It is the county seat of Jackson County. As of the 2010 census, the city population was 33,534. It is the principal city of the Jackson Metropolitan Statistical Area, which includes Jackson County and has a population of 160,248.

It was founded in 1829 and named after President Andrew Jackson.

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Early name of Jackson city was Jacksonburgh.

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