Jacksboro is a city located in northern Texas, in Jack County. The city has a population of about 4,516 in the 2010 census. Jacksboro is known for its rich history and cultural heritage, and is home to several historical landmarks, such as the Fort Richardson State Park, which is a restored frontier fort that was used during the Indian Wars of the late 19th century, and the Jack County Courthouse, which was built in 1883 and is now a historical museum. The city also has a vibrant downtown area with many shops, restaurants, and art galleries.

Jacksboro is also known for its annual events, such as the Jack County Fair, which is a celebration of the county’s agricultural heritage and the Jack County Cowboy Reunion, which is a celebration of the city’s western heritage. The city is also home to the Weatherford College, a community college with a campus in Jacksboro. Jacksboro is also nearby several recreational areas like the Possum Kingdom lake, and is a great spot for outdoor activities such as fishing, boating, and hunting.