North Jackson, Ohio

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Location of North Jackson, Ohio

North Jackson is an unincorporated community in central Jackson Township, Mahoning County, Ohio, United States. Although it is unincorporated, it has a post office, with the ZIP code of 44451.[1] It lies along State Route 45 between Salem and Warren. The community is part of the Youngstown-Warren-Boardman, OH-PA Metropolitan Statistical Area.

North Jackson is the site of a Marian shrine of the Catholic Church, the Basilica and National Shrine of Our Lady of Lebanon.

History[edit]

A post office called North Jackson has been in operation since 1837.[2] Besides the post office, North Jackson had a station on the Pennsylvania Railroad.[3] A variant name was Jackson Center.[4]

Education[edit]

North Jackson is also home to Jackson-Milton Public Schools which provide education for North Jackson and Lake Milton residents.[5]

North Jackson has a public library, a branch of the Public Library of Youngstown and Mahoning County.[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Zip Code Lookup
  2. ^ "Mahoning County". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 18 January 2016. 
  3. ^ Butler, Joseph Green (1921). History of Youngstown and the Mahoning Valley, Ohio. American Historical Society. p. 580. 
  4. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: North Jackson, Ohio
  5. ^ "Homepage". Jackson-Milton Local School District. Retrieved 1 March 2018. 
  6. ^ "Locations & Hours". Public Library of Youngstown and Mahoning County. Retrieved 26 February 2018. 

Coordinates: 41°06′00″N 80°51′26″W / 41.10000°N 80.85722°W / 41.10000; -80.85722