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Careers, Jobs and Education Resources for: Jackson County, Illinois

Jackson County, incorporated January 10, 1816, is a county located in the U.S. state of Illinois. As of 2000, the population was 59,612. Its county seat is Murphysboro; its most populous city is Carbondale, home to the main campus of Southern Illinois University. The Carbondale Micropolitan Statistical Area includes all of Jackson County. (from wikipedia)

General Information
Illinois State$48,592 Average House Value (as of 2000)
62,290 Population (as of 2000)$31,838 Average House Income (as of 2000)
57,574 Population (current)643.5 Square Miles of Land
2.0 Average Persons Per Household (as of 2000)5.3 Square Miles of Water

Business Information
1,408 Number of Businesses (as of 2003)$87,291,000 Total First Quarter Payroll (as of 2003)
17,577 Number of Employees (as of 2003)$384,133,000 Total Annual Payroll (as of 2003)

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