Jackson, Mississippi is one of the great capitals of the south. It is a capital of music, calling itself "The City with Soul," and boasting a history of prominent musicians in jazz, blues, and folk; it is a capital of culture, filled to the brim with museums, galleries and theaters; and it is a capital of history, housing still some of its pre-Civil War buildings and points of interest. When it comes to cultural institutions, the list gets pretty long with Jackson. An orchestra, ballet, zoo, film society, opera, over 15 museums, and more is a condensed list. First check out the Children's Museum, the Mississippi Museum of Natural Science, and the Old Capitol Museum to get a feel for some of Jackson's gems. But you also cannot forget the Museum of Art, the Governor's Mansion, the State Capitol, and... the list could go on forever. You get the picture. And with such a large city, at over 500000 inhabitants, the economy is quite strong. Three major publicly traded companies are headquartered in Jackson, as well as some major private companies. There are 12 higher education institutions in the city, which contribute heavily to its vitality, youthfulness, economy, and intellectuality. There is much to do, both career-wise, leisure-wise, education-wise, and life-wise. Discover homes in Jackson with stunning interior and exterior designs, and made from whatever material you please. All is customizable and personalizable with builders in Jackson. Base layouts range from studios to as many as four bedrooms, and prices range from 100000 to 450000. Jackson is known for having all the amenities of a large city at a fraction of the cost. Check out New Home Source, your source for new homes in this capital city of Mississippi.