Jacksonville, FL

868,031 Population
747.3 square miles 1,142 people per square mile

Census data: ACS 2014 1-year unless noted

 

 People

Percent of State Population
4.3%
was 4.3%
Ranked 1st Highest in FL
Population Density
1,142
US 88.8 people/sq mile
Dependency Ratio
47.8%
was 46.6%
US Population Dependency Ratio is 49.7
Percent Foreign Born
9.9%
was 9.6%
Ranked 44th Highest in FL
Percent Under 18
23.3%
was 23.2%
Ranked 12th Highest in FL
Percent 65 and Over
12.7%
was 12.2%
Ranked 33rd Highest in FL

 Economics

Unemployment Rate
4.4
was 5.6
Ranked 14th Lowest in FL
Percent Living in Poverty
16.4%
was 17.3%
Ranked 25th Lowest in FL
Median Household Income
$48,239
was $47,424
Ranked 22nd Highest in FL
Gini Income Distribution
 
46.4
46.9
US Gini Index is 42.0

 Safety

Homicides per 100,000
11.2
was 11.0
 
Violent Crimes per 100,000
648.3
was 620.3
 
Property Crimes per 100,000
3,673
was 3,902.7
 

 Housing

Total Housing Units
373,211
was 369,223
Ranked 1st Highest in FL
Median Rent
$963
was $918
Ranked 37th Highest in FL
Total Building Permits
--
No Data Available
Occupied Housing Units
323,488
was 314,537
 
Homeownership Rate
56.2%
was 59.1%
Ranked 26th Highest in FL
Single Family Building Permits
--
No Data Available
Residential Units Per Sq Mile
499.3
was 494.1
Ranked 44th Highest in FL
Rental Vacancy Rate
26.0%
was 29.8%
Ranked 31st Highest in FL
Multifamily Building Permits
--
No Data Available
Persons Per Dwelling Unit
2.6
was 2.6
Ranked 26th Highest in FL
Building Permits per 1000 Housing Units
--
No Data Available
Building Permits per 1000 Residents
--
No Data Available

 Health

Percent with Insurance Under 18
94.0%
was 91.5%
 
Percent with Insurance 18 to 64
84.1%
 
Percent with Insurance Over 65
99.4%
was 99.2%
 

 Education

Percent with High School Diploma or Higher
88.4%
was 89.1%
Ranked 25th Highest in FL
Percent with Bachelors Degree or Higher
27.7%
was 26.8%
Ranked 23rd Highest in FL

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