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The 2016 Jacksonville, Florida, population is 868,031. There are 1,162 people per square mile (population density).

Family in Jacksonville, Florida

The median age is 35.6. The US median is 37.4. 46.45% of people in Jacksonville, Florida, are married. 13.88% are divorced.

The average household size is 2.59 people. 27.68% of people are married, with children. 20.84% have children, but are single.

Race in Jacksonville, Florida

54.16% of people are white, 30.19% are black, 4.32% are asian, 0.24% are native american, and 0.21% claim 'Other'.

8.23% of the people in Jacksonville, Florida, claim hispanic ethnicity (meaning 91.77% are non-hispanic).

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  PEOPLEJacksonville, FloridaUnited States
  Population  868,031321,418,820
  Population - 2010  811,833308,745,538
  Population - 2000  735,617285,036,114
  Population - 1990  635,115251,960,433
  Pop. 1990 to Now  36.67%27.57%
  Pop. 2000 to Now  18.00%12.76%
  Pop. Density  1,16291
  Land Area  7473,531,905
  Water Area  127264,837
  Median Age  35.637.4
  Female Population  51.61%50.81%
  Male Population  48.39%49.19%
  Age 0 to 4  6.95%6.36%
  Age 5 to 9  6.55%6.51%
  Age 10 to 14  6.20%6.59%
  Age 15 to 17  3.69%4.03%
  Age 18 to 20  4.18%4.35%
  Age 21 to 24  6.14%5.61%
  Age 25 to 34  15.45%13.47%
  Age 35 to 44  13.09%12.97%
  Age 45 to 54  14.12%14.09%
  Age 55 to 59  6.37%6.57%
  Age 60 to 64  5.56%5.72%
  Age 65 to 74  6.78%7.64%
  Age 75 to 84  3.43%4.26%
  Age 85 and over  1.51%1.85%
  White  54.16%62.77%
  Black  30.19%12.24%
  Asian  4.32%4.95%
  Native American  0.24%0.66%
  Hawaiian, Pacific Islander  0.09%0.16%
  Other  0.21%0.20%
  Two or More Races  2.56%2.13%
  Hispanic  8.23%16.90%
  Non-Hispanic  91.77%83.10%
  Households  315,619116,211,000
  Family Households  198,34376,958,100
  Non Family Households  117,27639,253,000
  Household Size  2.592.63
  Married Population  46.45%50.58%
  Single Population  53.55%49.42%
  Now Married  43.60%48.41%
  Married but Separated  2.86%2.17%
  Never Married  33.73%32.55%
  Widowed  5.94%5.95%
  Divorced  13.88%10.92%
  Married, w/children  27.68%31.68%
  Married, no children  39.44%41.44%
  Single, w/children  20.84%16.94%
  Single, no children  12.04%9.95%


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