Most Expensive Jacksonville Neighborhoods
|3||Saint Johns Ave / King St|
|5||Ortega / Ortega Forest|
|6||San Jose Forest|
|7||Beach Blvd / Hodges Blvd|
|8||Hendricks Ave / San Jose Blvd|
|9||Baymeadows Rd / Southside Blvd|
Jacksonville is a very large coastal city (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of Florida. With a population of 840,660 people and 162 constituent neighborhoods, Jacksonville is the largest community in Florida.
Unlike some cities, Jacksonville isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Jacksonville are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Jacksonville is a city of sales and office workers, professionals and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Jacksonville who work in office and administrative support (17.66%), sales jobs (11.63%) and management occupations (9.20%).
Also of interest is that Jacksonville has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Jacksonville is a popular destination for single career-starters. One thing that you will notice when you are out and about town is that there is a large population of people who are young, single, educated, and upwardly-mobile career starters out at restaurants, listening to live music, and enjoying other activities. They are a real visible part of the culture of Jacksonville. This makes Jacksonville a good place to live for young professionals. With so many people in this demographic, Jacksonville presents many opportunities for single professionals to enjoy themselves, socialize, and to create lasting relationships.
One of the nice things about Jacksonville is that it is nautical, which means that parts of it are somewhat historic and touch the ocean or tidal bodies of water, such as inlets and bays. Because of this, visitors and locals will often go to these areas to take in the scenery or to enjoy waterfront activities.
Of the large cities in America, Jacksonville is one of the most car-oriented. This is reflected in the urban landscape, which features highways, wide streets, parking lots, and shopping centers of all sizes. It is also reflected in the statistics: 84.30% of people in Jacksonville drive to work in their own car everyday, most often alone. So, if you're going to live in Jacksonville, you'll need to learn to love driving. Alternative forms of transportation aren't very widely used or supported.
The citizens of Jacksonville are slightly better educated than the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns, with 24.70% of adults in Jacksonville having a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Jacksonville in 2010 was $25,433, which is middle income relative to Florida, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $101,732 for a family of four. However, Jacksonville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Jacksonville is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Jacksonville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Jacksonville residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Jacksonville include German, Irish, English and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Jacksonville is English. Some people also speak Spanish.
|NUMBER OF HOMES AND APARTMENTS||323,106|
|JACKSONVILLE HOME OWNERSHIP|
|% OWNER OCCUPIED||63.15%|
|% RENTER OCCUPIED||36.85%|
|TYPE OF JACKSONVILLE HOMES|
|SINGLE FAMILY DETACHED||60.70%|
|ROWHOUSES AND ATTACHED HOMES||4.87%|
|SMALL APARTMENT BUILDINGS||5.46%|
|COMPLEXES OR HIGH RISE APARTMENTS||23.65%|
|SIZE OF JACKSONVILLE HOMES|
|5 OR MORE BEDROOMS||2.39%|
|AGE OF JACKSONVILLE HOMES|
|NEWER HOMES (2000 OR LATER)||20.77%|
|ESTABLISHED, BUT NOT OLD HOMES (1970-1999)||45.76%|
|WELL-ESTABLISHED, OLD HOMES (1940-1969)||28.39%|
|HISTORIC (1939 OR BEFORE)||5.09%|
|JACKSONVILLE REAL ESTATE INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|MEDIAN HOME VALUE||$149,719|
|MEDIAN RENTAL PRICE||$818|
|HOME VALUE RANGE|
|$0 - $48,000||7.25%|
|$48,001 - $95,000||18.14%|
|$95,001 - $190,000||41.76%|
|$190,001 - $286,000||19.53%|
|$286,001 - $381,000||6.15%|
|$381,001 - $476,000||2.79%|
|$476,001 - $714,000||2.49%|
|$714,001 - $952,000||0.75%|
|PEOPLE OF JACKSONVILLE||DETAILS|
|UNDER 5 YEARS||7.00%|
|5 TO 17||16.89%|
|18 TO 24||10.52%|
|25 TO 34||14.88%|
|35 TO 54||28.36%|
|55 TO 64||11.41%|
|65 YEARS AND OVER||10.94%|
|EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS|
|HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES||87.23%|
|MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD INCOME||$48,143|
|PER CAPITA INCOME||$25,433|
|INDIVIDUALS BELOW POVERTY LEVEL||16.13%|
|INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN||Healthcare (13.36%)
Professional, scientific, and technical services (5.56%)
Public Service (5.43%)
|BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN||30.72%|
|AMERICAN INDIAN AND ALASKA NATIVE||0.40%|
|NATIVE HAWAIIAN AND OTHER PACIFIC ISLANDERS||0.09%|
|SOME OTHER RACE ALONE||2.19%|
|TWO OR MORE RACES||2.88%|
|HISPANIC OR LATINO (OF ANY RACE)||7.73%|
|ETHNICITIES PRESENT||German (6.30%)
|LANGUAGES SPOKEN||English (86.54%)
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