Jacksonville, FL Livability Score

Jacksonville, FL is Exceptionally Livable
  • • Jacksonville is ranked #247 in Florida
  • • Jacksonville is ranked #3319 in the USA
  • Lots of Local Amenities
  • Sunny Weather
  • Low Cost of Living
  • High Graduation Rates
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The Locals

Population (2013)823,65219,552,860317,297,938
Median Age35.440.837.2
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)51%55%56%
Have children (under 18yrs)45%40%45%
African American31%16%13%
Speak English87%73%79%
Speak Spanish6%20%13%
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Wish someone told me this, don't move hereI wish someone told me this before I moved there... so here I'm going to tell you what I wish I knew before moving to Jacksonville. (I left in 2014)

1) They been saying Jacksonville is getting better since 2007. (aka City-data forum,
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Lots of potential!My wife & I moved to Jacksonville about 8 years ago, from Atlanto, New Orleans and Miami.

Jacksonville is solid city right now, but with so much potential.

It's a pretty conservative city overall, not exactly progressive or
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How does Jacksonville measure up in regards to Racial Diversity?My wife and I are strongly considering moving from Portland Oregon to Jacksonville. We are in a Interacial marriage and need advice on reasonable neighborhoods to look for a Home.
We would like to find an area that has alot of Working
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Jacksonville neighborhoodsWe are giving serious thought to relocating to Jacksonville from CT. Our friends live in the Hodges/ Beach area (inter-coastal west?).
Our priorities are, nice housing that is affordable (highland glen, Windsor park are two communities
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Neighborhoods in & around Jacksonville, FL

Beauclerc, Jacksonville879.2
Avondale, Jacksonville864
Southside, Jacksonville861.4
Monclair, Jacksonville857.4
Brooklyn, Jacksonville851.4
Pickwick Park, Jacksonville859.6
San Jose Forest, Jacksonville845.9
Mandarin, Jacksonville8412
Miramar, Jacksonville843.7
Deercreek, Jacksonville8413.7
San Marco, Jacksonville831.9
Fairfax, Jacksonville834.7
Colony Cove, Jacksonville835.4
Riverside, Jacksonville832.7
Beacon Hills And Harbour, Jacksonville838.4
Hidden Hills, Jacksonville829
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