Jacksontown is an unincorporated community in central Licking Township, Licking County, Ohio, United States. Although it is unincorporated, it has a post office, with the ZIP code of 43030. It lies at the intersection of U.S. Route 40 with State Route 13.
Jacksontown is the birthplace of Carl Osburn, winner of 5 Olympic gold medals, 4 silver medals, and 2 bronze. It is also the headquarters for the Ohio Department of Transportation's (ODOT) District 5.
Coordinates: 39°57′34″N 82°24′47″W / 39.95944°N 82.41306°W