Jackson is located south of Lansing and is the perfect place to experience the outdoors. With a population of just over 36,000 people, it has the amenities of a bigger city combined with a community feel. There is a historic district that has over 300 homes in a 15-block section, and there are plenty of apartments in Jackson as well. The county also has hundreds of apartments for rent, and they range from divided houses to larger developments. Many of these feature flexible lease options.
The city has 36 parks and the lovely Cascades Park is just outside the downtown area. Golfers will be delighted to hear that Jackson has one of the largest concentrations of golf courses in the nation. Hunting, hiking and fishing are some of the other popular activities in this region. Wine lovers can choose from a number of vineyards and wineries located just outside the city, such as Lone Oak Vineyard Estate and Cherry Creek Cellars Vineyard. A short drive from neighboring Lansing, this city is a joy to visit and somewhere that is fun to live.