StatisticJacksonvilleFloridaNational
Population856,61621,477,737328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)1,14641091
Median age35.741.637.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)50%54%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1842%38%43%
Speak English86%72%79%
Speak Spanish6%21%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Jacksonville is 179% higher than Florida
  • The median age in Jacksonville is 14% lower than Florida
  • In Jacksonville 59.74% of the population is White
  • In Jacksonville 30.66% of the population is Black
  • In Jacksonville 4.52% of the population is Asian

Compare Jacksonville, FL Demographics

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      Jacksonville population breakdown by race

      RaceJacksonvilleFloridaNational
      White59.74%75.90%73.35%
      Black30.66%16.14%12.63%
      Asian4.52%2.61%5.22%
      American Indian0.23%0.27%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.12%0.06%0.18%
      Mixed race3.52%2.48%3.06%
      Other race1.22%2.54%4.75%
      In Jacksonville, 8.8% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Jacksonville age breakdown

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      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Jacksonville, FL demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).