Jackson is a city in Jackson County, Southeast Ohio.
By car, Jackson is located just off of OH-32. Accessible from the north (Columbus area) by taking US-23 south through Circleville and Chillicothe , then taking US-35 towards Jackson. From the west (Cincinnati area) take OH-32 east.
By plane, the closest airports to Jackson are Port-Columbus International and Cincinnati-Northern Kentucky Airport.
- Hammertown Lake
- Lake Alma
- Jackson County Apple Festival which is held annually each September for a week.
- Bob Evans - 770 E Main Street - (740) 288-1001
- Cardo's Pizza - 19 W South Street - (740) 286-2525 - Best pizza and sandwiches in town.
- Dakota's Roadhouse - 451 Mccarty Ln - (740) 288-7427
- Michael's Ice Cream - 223 E Main Street - (740) 288-7577 - An old-fashioned ice cream parlor that's got the best ice cream in town. Be sure to try out a Jackson County Bubble or a Jackson County veal.
- Pizza Pub & Patio - 1 W Broadway St, Wellston, OH - (740) 384-6682
- The Colonial Restaurant - 181 E Main Street - (740) 286-2303
- Toro Loco - 791 E Main Street - (740) 288-7227 Very good Mexican food with a daily all-you-can-eat lunch buffet
- Johnny's Sports Lounge - 601 E Main Street - (740) 286-1990
- The Corner Pub - 201 E Broadway Street - (740) 286-4491
- Comfort Inn of Jackson - 605 E. Main Street - (740) 286-7581
- Days Inn of Jackson - 972 E. Main Street - (740) 286-3464
- Fairgreens Country Cabins - 601 Fairgreens Road - (740) 286-0318
- Knights Inn of Jackson - 404 Chillicothe Street - (740) 286-2135
- Red Roof Inn of Jackson - 1000 Acy Avenue - (740) 288-1200
- Cincinnati, OH - appx. 2 hr drive
- Columbus, OH - appx. 1.5 hr drive
- Huntington, WV - appx. 2 hr drive
- Charleston, WV - appx. 3 hr drive
- Ashland, KY - appx. 1.5 hr drive
- Portsmouth, OH - appx. 1 hr drive