Jacksonville, IL

19,042 Population
10.5 square miles 1,820.1 people per square mile

Census data: ACS 2016 5-year unless noted

 

 People

Percent of State Population
0.1%
was 0.1%
 
Population Density
1,820.1
US 88.8 people/sq mile
Dependency Ratio
48.8%
was 49.1%
US Population Dependency Ratio is 49.7
Percent Foreign Born
3.2%
was 2.9%
 
Percent Under 18
17.8%
was 19.0%
 
Percent 65 and Over
18.1%
was 17.6%
 

 Economics

Unemployment Rate
--
No Data Available
Percent Living in Poverty
18.4%
was 19.0%
 
Median Household Income
$41,645
was $39,458
 
Gini Income Distribution
 
45.1
44.8
US Gini Index is 42.0

 Safety

Homicides per 100,000
5.2
was 5.2
 
Violent Crimes per 100,000
314.3
was 202.5
 
Property Crimes per 100,000
2,886.6
was 2,227.9
 

 Housing

Total Housing Units
7,941
was 7,948
 
Median Rent
$658
was $610
 
Total Building Permits
4
was 29
 
Occupied Housing Units
7,059
was 7,088
 
Homeownership Rate
60.4%
was 58.4%
 
Single Family Building Permits
2
was 7
 
Residential Units Per Sq Mile
759.0
was 759.7
 
Rental Vacancy Rate
24.0%
was 22.6%
 
Multifamily Building Permits
2
was 22
 
Persons Per Dwelling Unit
2.2
was 2.2
 
Building Permits per 1000 Housing Units
0.5
was 3.5
 
Building Permits per 1000 Residents
0.2
was 1.5
 

 Health

Percent with Insurance Under 18
98.8%
was 99.1%
 
Percent with Insurance 18 to 64
87.1%
 
Percent with Insurance Over 65
99.6%
was 99.3%
 

 Education

Percent with High School Diploma or Higher
89.1%
was 88.3%
 
Percent with Bachelors Degree or Higher
19.1%
was 20.9%
 

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