Jackson Township is a hidden gem located in Northeastern Ohio. Many say Jackson Township continues to thrive as a great place to live, work, and play because of its proximity to the larger cities nearby of Akron and Canton. Others attribute the township's amenities, parks, events, and outstanding schools. Home choices are plentiful and include stunning homes in a beautiful suburban settings; however the real success of this community comes back to one thing—its people. Jackson Township is filled with friendly and welcoming residents making their community an ideal place to call home.
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The homes in Jackson Township are often ample in size and located within exclusive neighborhoods and subdivisions. Properties are impeccably landscaped, and homes are filled with features that add touches of luxury, comfort, and convenience. The median home price in Jackson Township is approximately $220,000.
Jackson Township offers some of the best schools in the area. They have earned an Excellent with Distinction rating. The Jackson Local Schools include Strausser, Sauder, Lake Cable, and Amherst elementary schools, Jackson Memorial Middle School, and Jackson High School. Private schools are also available, and include choices like the Jackson Township Country Day School, St. Michael’s School, and Heritage Christian School. If you’re looking to continue higher education in or near Jackson Township, there is Jackson Township Baptist College, Ashland College, Stark State College, Kent State University, and Ohio State University. Search Jackson Township homes for sale by school district.
Jackson Township is part of the Canton / Stark County area that boasts plentiful jobs and career fields. Some of Stark County’s top employers include Diebold, The Timken Company, Aultman Health Foundation, County of Stark, Stark State College, Mercy Medical Center, Jackson Township City Board of Education, Alliance Community Health, and Freshmark Inc.
Jackson Township boasts many excellent options for entertainment. Within the township, residents enjoy a spring and summer farmers market, shopping at the Belden Village Mall, and outdoor recreation like golf at Shady Hollow or a trip to boat at Lake Cable. Just outside of township limits are the Pro Football Hall of Fame, MAPS Air Museum, and the Center Ice Sports Complex. Nearby Canton is also home to a symphony orchestra, an art museum, The Canton Ballet, and many other wonderful arts and culture resources.
Families can find recreation at the Jackson Township YMCA, which offers several programs and incredible facilities. Residents will also enjoy Canton’s many festivals, which include summer concerts, the Downtown Canton Blues Festival, the Pro Football Hall of Fame Enshrinement Festival, and the Italian American Festival. Reasonable drives to Akron and Cleveland offer even more in the way of things to do for people who live in the area.
Finding your home in Jackson Township is an experience made better when working with the DeHoff REALTORS® sales team. We can help you navigate the local market and work with you to find your perfect home. Our agents have the experience and knowledge you need for an easy transaction. When you’re ready to start looking for your dream home, contact us to get started.