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Jacksonville is located in Jackson County a few miles west of Medford, near the Rogue River.

Founded in 1852, Jacksonville's collection of preserved pioneer buildings is the result of the 1860's halt in development. With mining activity waning, Jacksonville became a trade center for agriculture. The town's growth was stopped again when it was bypassed by the Oregon and California Railroad in 1884.

The town is now known for it's Britt festivals, featuring folk, classical, and jazz music.

In the surrounding hills are remnants of gold mining, a wonderful, old covered bridge, hunting, fishing, hiking, a small prize-winning vineyard, and some of the most beautiful countryside in Southern Oregon.

There is also a Jacksonville, Maryland.

Jacksonville is part of the Medford-Ashland, Oregon metro area.

Applegate Christian Fellowship |
Art Look & Listen | Pegasus Gallery |
Education Jacksonville Children's Museum |
History B.F. Dowell House | Beekman Bank | Beekman House | Brunner Building | Catholic Rectory | Herman Helms House | Jackson County Museum | Jacksonville City Hall | Jeremiah Nunan House | Kubli Building | Kubli House | Orth House | Redmen's Hall | U.S. Hotel | Wade, Morgan and Co. |
Motels, Hotels, and Resorts Jacksonville's Mangolia Inn | The Stage Lodge |
Museums Gin Lin Trail |
Real Estate Ramsay Realty |
RV campgrounds and dealers Abbott Creek Campground | Beaver Sulphur Campground |
Sports and Sporting Events Collings Mountain Trail #943 | Mule Mountain Trail #919 |
Wildlife Viewing Oregon Blacktails Guide Service |

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12/14 Coming to The area
Spring Thaw Mountain Bike Festival Ashland OR May18-19 The Spring Thaw is Oregon's largest mountain bike event.
Azalea Festival Brookings OR May24-26 The community-wide festival includes a parade, street fair, art show, car show, flower & quilt shows, breakfasts and BBQ's
Bohemia Mining Days Cottage Grove OR July18-21 Prospectors' breakfast, miners' parade, food booths, gold panning, a pow wow, carnival, kiddie parade, street dance, and more.