The city of Jackson encompasses the following counties: Butts.
Jackson encompasses land area: 6.2 sq mi (16.1 km2), water area: 0.04 sq mi (0.1 km2). The elevation is 705 ft (215 m) above sea level. This equates to a population density of 810/sq mi (312.7/km2). The local time zone is Eastern (EST) (UTC-5).
Local area codes are 770. The Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS) code for the city is 13-41596, which is used in computer filings when non-government agencies and contractors fulfill government contracts. Additional information and the official website of the city is found at www.cityofjacksonga.com.