Jackson County has 981 mine records in the USGS MRDS database. Gold mines are the most common mine type, with 624 mines being listed with gold as a primary commodity. Chromium mines are the next most common type, with 85 mines in the database with chromium as a primary commodity.
Jackson County has over 320 active mining claims as of January 2020, over 200 of which are placer claims.
More information on the gold mining districts of Jackson County can be viewed at the Jackson County Oregon Gold Production article.