Business is Better in Jackson, MO

Why Invest in Your Business Here

Jackson, Missouri is at the top of the Southeast Missouri region: an area centrally located with excellent transit in and out – water, air and land – that is equally convenient. It is a thriving community of committed leaders who embrace new industry and growth in existing organizations, and support the location needs of new. This part of the country is unique in the combination of a highly skilled and competent workforce with rural values and work ethic. The low cost of living, lower cost of relocation, the center of a much larger hub – all assets that make this area great for industry and manufacturing.

Exit 102 & East Main Street

The Exit 102 and East Main Street area off Interstate 55 is strategically positioned for interstate, longer-distance travelers.

Below are trip estimates and traffic counts from MODOT (Missouri Department of Transportation) indicate the following 2023 Average Daily Traffic Count and Average Weekday Traffic Count information.

I-55 Southbound Exit West onto East Main Street
(this street leads into Jackson city limits)

Highest daily traffic on this exit:
2 to 6 PM Weekday

AADT

6179

AAWDT

6414

Semitrucks

302

Buses

6

Pickup Trucks

1939

Cars

3909

Motorcycles

22

I-55 Northbound Exit East onto Lasalle Street
(this street leads into Cape Girardeau city limits)

Highest daily traffic on this exit:
2 to 6 PM Weekday

AADT

3389

AAWDT

3592

Semitrucks

129

Buses

2

Pickup Trucks

975

Cars

2272

Motorcycles

11

I-55 Southbound from East Main Street Onramp

Highest daily traffic on this exit:
2 to 6 PM Weekday

AADT

5338

AAWDT

5573

Semitrucks

836

Buses

14

Pickup Trucks

1015

Cars

3281

Motorcycles

66

I-55 Northbound from LaSalle Street Onramp

Highest daily traffic on this exit:
2 to 6 PM Weekday

AADT

2698

AAWDT

2817

Semitrucks

489

Buses

8

Pickup Trucks

514

Cars

1653

Motorcycles

34

I-55 Southbound Interstate Traffic at this Mile Marker

AADT

16,773

AAWDT

17,511

Semitrucks

3615

Buses

118

Pickup Trucks

3360

Cars

9610

Motorcycles

71

I-55 Northbound Interstate Traffic at this Mile Marker

AADT

14,241

AAWDT

14,868

Semitrucks

3041

Buses

93

Pickup Trucks

2571

Cars

8397

Motorcycles

138

Uptown Jackson

A revitalization of Uptown Jackson around the courthouse square with big events and an influx of new business growth and expansions. Recognized in 2023 as a Missouri Main Street Connection associate community.

Business Size

For Jackson RTA

85,000 frequent shoppers
33,632 total households
$61,784 avg. hh income

Uptown Jackson Individual Street Traffic Counts

Below are trip estimates and traffic counts from MODOT (Missouri Department of Transportation) indicate the following 2023 Average Daily Traffic Count and Average Weekday Traffic Count information.

High
Street

(one of the main streets)

Highest daily traffic:
3 to 5 PM Weekday

AADT

3389

AAWDT

3592

East Main
Street

(one of the main streets)

Highest daily traffic:
3 to 5 PM Weekday

AADT

4648

AAWDT

4825

Washington
Street

(Uptown Jackson side street)

Highest daily traffic:
3 to 5 PM Weekday

AADT

1517

AAWDT

1608

Missouri
Street

(Uptown Jackson side street)

Highest daily traffic:
3 to 5 PM Weekday

AADT

655

AAWDT

694

Adam
Street

(Uptown Jackson side street)

Highest daily traffic:
3 to 5 PM Weekday

AADT

689

AAWDT

730

Design Committee member Cassi Holcomb teaching us about our very own Uptown Jackson Pocket Park, The Taylor Twins Memorial Garden.

Jackson Boulevard

Diverging diamond interchanges are constructed in areas of heavy traffic. More than 25,000 vehicles per day travel through the interchange that is one of the entrances to the Jackson community. It demonstrates a commitment to access, growth and progressiveness.