Information / Resources
There are a lot of factors to consider when chosing a community in which to live. We hope that the information located here is helpful to you. Check out what the communities of Jackson County have to offer in the way of housing, utilties, REALLY high speed internet, health and wellness options, financial services, day care ... and relocation and closing assistance. Then, come and join us!
The City of Jackson is supplied natural gas by Minnesota Energy Resources. The City of Jackson and the Federated Rural Electric Association provide electric service in the area. The City of Jackson is provided local telephone and internet access by Qwest and Soutwest Minnesota BroadbandSouthwest Minnesota Broadband and the City also provide cable television. Waste Management provides residential and commercial garbage and recycling service to the City of Jackson.
Please check our website for more information on the City of Jackson Utilities.
Minnesota Energy Resources operates in 51 counties and 165 communities throughout Minnesota - including the City of Jackson. Minnesota Energy Resources is made up of people creating a premier and growing energy company. We want to give customers the best value in energy and related services. And we're guided by clear values — including integrity.
For Home: 1-800-244-1111
For Business: 1-800-603-6000
The SMBS provides telphone, internet and television service to the following communities:
- Bingham Lake
- Heron Lake
- Round Lake
Our 45,000 employees are committed to Environmental Performance — our mission to maximize resource value, while minimizing environmental impact so that both our economy and our environment can thrive. Serving over 20 million residential, industrial, municipal and commercial customers, Waste Management posted $12.52 billion of revenues in 2010.
JCCMLS.com is a joint venture of the real estate agencies within Jackson County. Our goal is to provide you a quick and easy way to which to search for your next home to join us in Jackson County! This website, jccmls.com, was designed to help you access information for all real estate listings within Jackson County.
We hope that you find the home of your dreams, and join us in the communities of Jackson County!
A listing of registered and licensed rental housing units can be found on the City of Jackson website or by clicking on the file below. The list provides the unit license number, number of bedrooms, rental range, if students are allowed, if pets are allowed, and a contact name and phone number. This is NOT a listing of available units, but rather a listing of registered and licensed rental units.
In order to establish reasonable health and safety levels for local residential rental units, the City of Jackson implemented a simple and cost efficient rental housing ordinance in 2008. You can find more information on the City of Jackson Rental Housing Ordinance on the City of Jackson website or by clicking here.
Curves provides you with a complete cardio and strength training workout in just 30 minutes. With a system that can burn up to 500 calories and work every major muscle group, you get an efficient and effective workout every visit. It’s no wonder over 4 million women have chosen Curves to meet their health goals.
The Good Samaritan Society – Jackson is a rehabilitation and skilled care center in Jackson, Minn., designed to provide 24-hour care for people following hospitalization, those requiring temporary rehabilitative care, and those who require assistance in meeting daily living needs. Friendly, devoted staff includes registered nurses, licensed practical nurses, certified nursing assistants and restorative care personnel. They respect seniors and strive to provide a home where each resident is able to make choices and feels in control of his or her daily life.
Senior living, including assisted living, is available at nearby Good Samaritan Society – The Pines.
Atop a ridge of rolling hills, Good Samaritan Society – Jackson provides a panoramic view of the Des Moines River Valley. The center resides on a wide expanse of grass, with trees to provide shade on sunny days. An outdoor area complete with a gazebo, fish pond, and wheelchair-accessible swing, is located between wings. An enclosed courtyard off the special care unit gives ample opportunities for residents with Alzheimer’s disease or related dementias to enjoy the outdoors.
Staff members take an active role in this community of 3,500 people, and the city of Jackson reciprocates by providing the best for those who call the center home. Many volunteers lend hours of time, and groups, businesses and individuals give financial support.
The Fitness Center has a complete line of cardiovascular, free-weights, and strength machines for a safe and effective exercise routine. The most modern exercise systems have been incorporated to optimize your time and workout efficiency.
See our website for hours and rates for membership! Get an attitude. Get healthy. Join the JCC Fitness Center!
Our Mission: Prairie Rehabilitation Services will be a leader in rehabilitation and wellness. Through a steadfast quest for excellence, we will have a positive impact in the lives of those we serve.
Hospice care is centered on the patient and caregivers. A physician led team of nurses, social workers, nurse aides, chaplains and volunteers work together to provide the best care possible. Sanford Hospice has been serving area patients and families for 23 years, our hospice nurses have many years of hospice experience, including symptom management and pain control.
Many hospice patients choose to remain, and receive care in their own homes, amid familiar surroundings and where everyone is most comfortable. But it this is not possible the hospice team will come to a nursing home, hospital, assisted living, or hospice cottage. Sanford Hospice also offers the option of a residential hospice facility. The Sunset Cottage is located in Worthington, MN.
We strive to offer excellent healthcare through the efforts of our dedicated staff. Through our long-term partnerships with Sanford Health (formerly Sioux Valley Health System) and the Jackson Health Care Foundation, we have established a strong local community-based health center focused on providing quality healthcare close to home.
Our services include emergency medicine, acute care, chemotherapy treatment, physical and occupational therapy as well as general surgery and family medicine. Our website offers you information about our medical staff, visiting specialists, the latest news and events, as well as information about our clinics and service offerings.
Visit our hospital or clinics for all your healthcare needs.
The Good Samaritan Society – The Pines in Jackson, Minn., is a senior living community that strives to provide residents with everything they need to live life how each individual resident defines it for him or herself.
Good Samaritan Society – The Pines offers 35 private one- and two-bedroom apartments for individuals 55 years of age or older who may benefit from available supportive services. Residents furnish the apartments with their personal treasures, providing all the comforts of home. All apartments come with a full kitchen, bedroom, bathroom and living room areas. Each apartment also includes an individual air and heat controlling unit.
This is the time to enjoy the best things in life. The Pines excels at creating an environment full of comfort, laughter, family and freedom. There is no want that supersedes the need to feel loved, valued and at peace with oneself. And, there is no better way to accomplish that than by experiencing God's love in Christ firsthand. Residents, staff members and volunteers become part of a family at The Pines — where the mission is to share God's love in word and deed.