Looking to make roots in Jackson County? You’ll find a wide variety of homes designed to meet every need. Throughout the county, there’s a pleasant mixture of historic homes, modern subdivisions and well-designed, conveniently located new housing developments and apartment complexes. A drive through any of the well kept neighborhoods will testify to the pride and commitment the residents have in their communities. The historic downtown areas add a sense of nostalgia to your visit.
The Seymour School System has five elementary, one 6th grade center, a middle school and a high school. Parochial schools are also available in the Seymour area. The Brownstown Central Community School System has an elementary school, one middle school and a high school. Parochial schools are also available in the Brownstown area. The Crothersville Community Schools and Medora Community Schools pride themselves on their small town education system. Modern facilities, a varied curriculum and a professional staff are at the center of all of Jackson County’s school systems.
Schneck Medical Center in Seymour is a state of the art facility emphasizing individualized care and serves the Jackson County area. The award-winning facility features big city convenience in a small town setting.
Jackson County has two library systems that benefit all county residents. Seymour has a Carnegie library and boasts an impressive art collection. Crothersville and Medora branches offer wonderful classes and materials for area residents. Brownstown is served by its own library and offers its residents wonderful opportunities and knowledge at their fingertips. Both the Seymour and Brownstown libraries are part of Evergreen Indiana so materials are available for loan from libraries throughout the state. The Discovery Bus is a bookmobile that travels throughout the county delivering literature to various preschools, daycare and other facilities.