Latest Data (2016)
Population 67,784
Nationwide Rank 523

Quick Facts

Jacksonville, North Carolina is the 523rd largest city in the United States as of 2016.

Jacksonville, North Carolina is a city.

Jacksonville, North Carolina is currently 13.2% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

Jacksonville, North Carolina's growth is extremely below average. 84% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Jacksonville, North Carolina Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
513 Palatine, Illinois 68,766 3.6%
514 Bossier City, Louisiana 68,485 21.2%
515 Dothan, Alabama 68,468 17.4%
516 Mount Vernon, New York 68,344 -0.1%
517 Eau Claire, Wisconsin 68,339 9.9%
518 Yorba Linda, California 68,235 15.4%
519 Davis, California 68,111 15.1%
520 Homestead, Florida 67,996 113.0%
521 Waterloo, Iowa 67,934 -1.2%
522 Redondo Beach, California 67,867 6.8%
523 Jacksonville, North Carolina 67,784 3.0%
524 Gaithersburg, Maryland 67,776 28.2%
525 Victoria, Texas 67,670 11.7%
526 St. Cloud, Minnesota 67,641 13.1%
527 Marysville, Washington 67,626 130.5%
528 Greenville, South Carolina 67,453 18.9%
529 Delray Beach, Florida 67,371 11.6%
530 Camarillo, California 67,363 17.1%
531 Georgetown, Texas 67,140 134.7%
532 Kenner, Louisiana 67,089 -4.6%
533 Palo Alto, California 67,024 14.4%

Similarly Sized Cities In North Carolina

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
235 Wilmington 117,525 30.9%
259 High Point 111,223 28.4%
349 Greenville 91,495 45.7%
357 Concord 89,891 58.7%
360 Asheville 89,121 22.2%
459 Gastonia 75,536 11.7%
523 Jacksonville 67,784 3.0%
627 Chapel Hill 59,246 23.3%
676 Rocky Mount 55,466 -5.7%
688 Huntersville 54,839 109.7%
719 Burlington 52,709 14.7%
761 Wilson 49,620 10.1%
798 Kannapolis 47,839 27.9%
810 Apex 47,349 122.9%
931 Hickory 40,567 7.6%
943 Wake Forest 40,112 206.7%
997 Indian Trail 38,222 180.5%
1044 Mooresville 36,543 87.4%
1065 Goldsboro 35,792 -10.8%
1094 Monroe 34,818 27.1%
1119 Salisbury 34,001 11.1%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2016 67,784 523
2015 67,357 523
2014 69,047 498
2013 69,079 493
2012 69,220 482
2011 67,939 488
2010 70,145 463
2009 80,542 377
2008 79,364 379
2007 75,871 400
2006 74,244 404
2005 72,923 408
2004 74,173 392
2003 72,393 401
2002 68,720 423
2001 66,017 439
2000 65,776 434
1990 78,080 286