|Elevation||1,253 ft (382 m)|
|GNIS feature ID||0645574|
Formerly a logging town known as "Mississippi Landing", it is named after Paul Jacobson, who served as the first postmaster.
Jacobson consists of a gas station, Mississippi Landing; a campground right off the banks of the river; three churches of different denominations; and a bar, The Forestry Station. There is also a park with a baseball diamond and a playground.
- Upham, Warren (2001). Minnesota Place Names: A Geographical Encyclopedia. Minnesota Historical Society Press. p. 16. ISBN 9780873513968.