Jacksonville Population Demographics

According to US population projections for 2022, the estimated population of Jacksonville is 954,624. 25.04% is under 18, while 14.59% is over 65.

A closer look at the age demography reveals that 6.49% of the population was five years old or younger, 25.04% were 18 years or younger and 27.20% were aged 65 years and over. The gender split in the state was nearly even, with 51.37% female and 48.63% male.

Jacksonville Housing

According to the US Census, Jacksonville has 422,315 housing units. The average owner-occupied housing unit rate in Jacksonville was 91.47%. At the same time, the city's median value of owner-occupied homes was $239,400

Jacksonville Racial Demographics

In 2020, the US Census estimated that White Alone and Black Or African American Alone constitute 80.67% of Jacksonville's population. Residents of the city who were Asian Alone, made up 5.12% of the total population.

Other racial groups include Some Other Race Alone, constituting 4.64% of the city's population and White Black Or African American at 1.35%

White Alone50.11%
Black Or African American Alone30.57%
Asian Alone5.12%
Some Other Race Alone4.64%
White Black Or African American1.35%
American Indian And Alaska Native Alone0.38%

How Educated is Jacksonville

According to Census estimates, in 2021, 21.8% of Jacksonville residents had a bachelor's degree, while 10.5% had a graduate or professional degree.

Overall, 32.30% of residents have a bachelor's degree or higher.

Education Attainment (Population 25 Years and Older) in Jacksonville CityPercentage
High School Graduate Or Higher89.6%
Some College Or Associates Degree38.2%
Bachelors Degree Or Higher31.6%
High School Graduate Includes Equivalency27.5%
Bachelors Degree21.8%
Some College No Degree21.5%

Average Income in Jacksonville

The median household income in Jacksonville is $58,621. This figure is significantly (approximately 0.00%) less than the state average of $58,621.

Estimates by family type revealed that families earned an average of $72,016 per year, while married-couple families earned an average of $91,435.

A closer examination of the income groups of Jacksonville households revealed that the largest income group consisted of households with an annual income between $50,000 and $74,999. Other groups with yearly high household incomes include those between $100,000 and $149,999 (15.9%) and those with incomes exceeding $200,000 (5.3%). 7.8% of households in the City of Angels had an annual income of less than $10,000.

Median Income by Type of Family

Type of FamilyIncome
Married-couple families$91,435
Nonfamily households$41,161