Nationwide Claims to Fame

Jacksonville is 4th out of 6,406 other cities in Size in square miles

Jacksonville is 11th out of 5,266 other cities in Retail sales

Jacksonville is 12th out of 4,664 other cities in Current population (2012)

Jacksonville is 13th out of 6,406 other cities in Housing units

Jacksonville is 14th out of 6,406 other cities in Households

Jacksonville is 18th out of 5,169 other cities in Total businesses (including small businesses)

Jacksonville is 28th out of 4,905 other cities in Retail accommodation and food service sales

Statewide Claims to Fame

Jacksonville is 1st in Florida out of 215 other cities in Current population (2012)

Jacksonville is 1st in Florida out of 344 other cities in Retail accommodation and food service sales

Jacksonville is 1st in Florida out of 385 other cities in Retail sales

Jacksonville is 1st in Florida out of 453 other cities in Households

Jacksonville is 1st in Florida out of 453 other cities in Housing units

Jacksonville is 1st in Florida out of 453 other cities in Size in square miles

Jacksonville is 2nd in Florida out of 376 other cities in Total businesses (including small businesses)

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Jacksonville Rank Florida US
Current population (2012) 836,507 1st 19,317,568 313,914,040
Size in square miles 747 1st 53,624.8 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 1,100.1 363rd 350.6 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Jacksonville Rank Florida US
Residents younger than 5 7.0% 114th 5.5% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 23.9% 161st 20.7% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 10.9% 347th 18.2% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Jacksonville Rank Florida US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 87.2% 228th 85.5% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 24.2% 223rd 26.0% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Jacksonville Rank Florida US
Race - White 59.4% 382nd 78.3% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 30.7% 59th 16.6% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.4% 187th 0.5% 1.2%
Race - Asian 4.3% 50th 2.7% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.1% 109th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 2.9% 129th 1.9% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 7.7% 311th 23.2% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 55.1% 287th 57.0% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Jacksonville Rank Florida US
Female residents 51.5% 249th 51.1% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 9.3% 293rd 19.2% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Jacksonville Rank Florida US
Housing units 366,273 1st 9,026,965 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 28.4% 185th 29.9% 25.9%
Households 311,932 1st 7,140,096 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 63.3% 312th 69.0% 66.1%
Home median value $166,400 264th $188,600 $186,200
People per household 2.6 216th 2.6 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Jacksonville Rank Florida US
Income per capita $25,716 214th $26,733 $27,915
Income per household $49,192 200th $47,827 $52,762
Income below poverty line 15.2% 177th 14.7% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Jacksonville Rank Florida US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 64,114 2nd 2,009,589 27,092,908
Retail sales $12,749,715 1st $262,341,127 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $15,832 110th $14,353 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $1,568,240 1st $41,922,059 $613,795,732

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