The amp at Jackson

Life in Jackson

From affordable housing prices and low commute times to small-town living with big city amenities, Jackson offers incredible value and is a great place to visit and call home. With new industrial opportunities, thriving small businesses, easy access to major metro areas, and a vibrant downtown, Jackson offers affordable living and great career opportunities—a city with a rich history and a bright future.

Compare Cost of Living

Jackson offers one of the nation’s lowest costs of living, coming in 13.9% below the national average. Use our calculator to evaluate the cost-benefit of relocating to the region.

Downtown Jackson

The soul of Jackson lives in our Downtown District. The Jackson Downtown Development Corporation (JDDC) works to enhance the quality of life in Jackson and the economic prospects of Jackson through the purposeful design, promotion and facilitation of strategic investment in its Downtown District. Our efforts drive economic development leading to the creation of a unique and vibrant community which encourages people to live, work and visit Downtown Jackson.

Move to Jackson

Move to Jackson

Considering a move to Jackson, TN? The Move to Jackson website provides comprehensive information on living and working in this West Tennessee gem. It emphasizes the region’s dynamic blend of business opportunities and high quality of life, featuring key aspects such as healthcare, education, employment, and overall living standards. 

Visit Jackson Tennessee

Visit Jackson

Looking for things to do in Jackson? Visit Jackson offers everything from travel resources to a comprehensive visitors guide to help you plan your activities while you visit. 

Our Jackson Home

Our Jackson home celebrates and shares the voices of our neighbors through storytelling, public art, and community events to highlight the city we all love: Jackson, Tennessee.   

Livability Magazine

Thinking about moving to Jackson, TN? Be sure to check out the latest edition of Livability Jackson, Tennessee. for all the details on living and working in this West Tennessee gem.