Jacksonville, NC : What you need to know

Jacksonville, NC is a military town that’s quickly changing what it means to be a military town. Government jobs still dominate the economy, but quality of life continues to rise as the population increases, with residents enjoying a coastal lifestyle, a wide array of food and entertainment options, and some of the best retail on the Carolina coast. This small-town-on-the-rise also has one of the youngest demographics in the U.S., giving it a vibrant energy to go with its natural beauty.


Jacksonville, NC City Profile

Quick Facts

Population 68315
Latest Population Increase 99.73
Median age 23.5
Median Household Income $40918
Median Home Price $153200
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Jacksonville, NC Rankings

Jacksonville , Schools

A list of the top 5 performing educational institutions in Jacksonville.

Jacksonville, NC Demographics

Population By Gender

  Population Men 58.5%
  Population Women 41.5%

 
TOTAL MILITARY : 34.7
In Jacksonville

 
18387% CIVILIAN VETERANS
In Jacksonville

Median Population

Median age 23.5
Age 18 Over 75.5
Age 21 Over 64
Age 62 Over 7.5
Age 65 Over 6.3

Race

  Ethnicity White 65.7%
  Ethnicity Black 21.3%
  Ethnicity Asian 2.3%
  Ethnicity Hawaiian 0.4%
  Ethnicity Hispanic 14.9%
  Ethnicity Indian 0.7%
  Ethnicity Other 3.9%

Economics

  Median Household Income 40918
  Median Home Price 153200
  Homes Owned 64.9
  Homes Rent 35.1
  Median Property Rent 995

Language

  English Only 88.6
  English Other 11.4
  English Poor 1600000

 
COMMUTE TIME : 19.3 MINUTES
in Jacksonville

 
CLOSEST AIRPORT
within 60 miles of Jacksonville

Commute Types

  Walked 11.1
  Worked at Home 9.7
  Public Transportation 0.3
  Other Means 1.5
  Drove Alone 63.8
  Carpooled 13.6

20/100
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for Jacksonville