Income/capita NAT. AVG.
Household income NAT. AVG.
Unemployment NAT. AVG.
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Income per capita$30,906$27,598$29,829
Median household income$55,531$48,900$55,322
Median income owner occupied$72,322$59,209$70,586
Median income renter occupied$41,010$34,622$35,192
Median earnings male$37,578$31,444$36,919
Median earnings female$30,859$25,332$26,250
Unemployment rate3.5%4.9%4.7%
Poverty level15.0%16.1%15.1%
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Key findings

  • The income per capita in Jacksonville is 4% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Jacksonville is equal to the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Jacksonville is 25% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Jacksonville is 1% lower than the national average

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      $37,016 $55,531 $111,062
      $32,596 $48,900 $97,800
      $36,877 $55,322 $110,644
      According to the PEW research center, the middle class is defined as a range from two thirds (2/3) of the median household income to a multiple of two (2) times the median household income. Displayed above are the city, state and national median household income averages. Simply enter your median household income to determine if your income falls into the middle class or if your household income is considered upper or lower class.

      Jacksonville median earnings by income bracket

      Jacksonville employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry12.2%12.2%
      Manufacturing sector7.2%7.2%
      Financial & insurance services7.2%7.2%
      Wholesale & retail services16.1%16.1%
      Public administration5.2%5.2%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities10.7%10.7%
      Education, health & social services9.4%9.4%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City Population Household Income National Avg.
      Oakleaf Plantation, FL28,153$88,94860.8%
      Lakeside, FL31,058$67,91822.8%
      Orange Park, FL8,764$62,97913.8%
      Bellair-Meadowbrook Terrace, FL15,168$49,79710.0%
      Nassau Village-Ratliff, FL4,789$44,20020.1%
      Jacksonville, FL902,488$55,5310.4%

      Cities with similar population

      City Population Household Income National Avg.
      Fort Worth, TX892,221$64,56716.7%
      Columbus, OH889,079$54,9020.8%
      San Francisco, CA874,784$119,136115.4%
      Charlotte, NC873,570$65,35918.1%
      Indianapolis, IN869,387$50,8138.2%
      Jacksonville, FL902,488$55,5310.4%
      Source: The Jacksonville, FL employment data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).