Jacksonville Population Statistics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2019 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated May 2021.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more about Scout's Demographic Data

Jacksonville Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
28,235

Age

Under 5 Years:
8.6%
5 - 17:
17.6%
18 - 24:
10.5%
25 - 34:
16.0%
35 - 54:
20.4%
55 - 64:
13.4%
Over 65 Years:
13.5%

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
Attending College
4.6%
4.6%
High School Graduates
89.3%
89.3%
College Graduated
18.7%
18.7%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

 

Per capita Income

Jacksonville
$22,934
$22,934
USA
$34,103
$34,103

Median household income

Jacksonville
$48,727
$48,727
USA
$62,843
$62,843

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
19.2%

Employment Industries in Jacksonville

 
Healthcare
14.6%
14.6%
Retail
11.9%
11.9%
Manufacturing
11.7%
11.7%
Public Service
10.8%
10.8%
Accommodation
10.1%
10.1%
Education
6.8%
6.8%
Transportation
5.8%
5.8%
Other
5.1%
5.1%
Administration
4.7%
4.7%
Construction
4.3%
4.3%
Finance
3.2%
3.2%
Wholesale
2.4%
2.4%
Professional, scientific, and technical services
2.3%
2.3%
Real estate
2.2%
2.2%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
White
49.3%
49.3%
Black Or African American
39.2%
39.2%
American Indian And Alaska Native
0.1%
0.1%
Asian
1.6%
1.6%
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders
0.1%
0.1%
Other Race / Two or More Races
2.8%
2.8%
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race)
6.9%
6.9%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

German
9.8%
9.8%
Irish
8.2%
8.2%
English
4.7%
4.7%
Scottish
1.9%
1.9%
African
1.7%
1.7%
Scots-Irish
1.5%
1.5%
Italian
1.4%
1.4%
French
1.2%
1.2%
European
1.2%
1.2%
Dutch
0.8%
0.8%
Norwegian
0.5%
0.5%
Polish
0.5%
0.5%
Swedish
0.5%
0.5%
Portuguese
0.4%
0.4%
British
0.2%
0.2%
Jamaican
0.2%
0.2%
Welsh
0.1%
0.1%
Lithuanian
0.1%
0.1%
Romanian
0.1%
0.1%
Scandinavian
0.1%
0.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
93.7%
93.7%
Spanish
4.2%
4.2%
Tagalog
0.7%
0.7%
Polish
0.7%
0.7%
Japanese
0.3%
0.3%
Korean
0.2%
0.2%
Chinese
0.1%
0.1%
French
0.1%
0.1%
Vietnamese
0.1%
0.1%
Langs. of India
0.1%
0.1%
Russian
0.1%
0.1%
German/Yiddish
0.1%
0.1%
African languages
0.0%
0.0%
Arabic
0.0%
0.0%
Hungarian
0.0%
0.0%
Native American languages
0.0%
0.0%
Navajo
0.0%
0.0%
Pacific Island languages
0.0%
0.0%
Other Asian languages
0.0%
0.0%
Laotian
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born Jacksonville Residents:
4.0%