Jacksonville, Florida 

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+6.8% since 2020

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3.5 / 8.5

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Best Places to Live in Jacksonville, Florida

Jacksonville, Florida is a vibrant city filled with activities and attractions to keep any traveler entertained. From the beaches at Jacksonville Beach, Neptune Beach and others to the nearby parks like Hanna Park and Little Talbot Island - there's plenty of ways to get outdoors. The city is also home to unique attractions such as the Museum of Science & History, Jacksonville Zoo & Gardens, Riverwalk and the Friendship Fountain. With its year-round sunshine and warm climate, Jacksonville is perfect for outdoor adventurers or those looking for a relaxing getaway! Large city - Extreme northern Atlantic coast of Florida, 20 miles inland along the St. Johns River.
State: Florida
County: Duval County
Metro Area: Jacksonville Metro Area
City: Jacksonville
Zip Codes: 32210, 32244, 32218, 32225, 32246, 32256, 32224, 32216, 32257, 32209, 31 total
Cost of Living: -5.8% lower
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 31 ft above sea level

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Jacksonville, Fl Housing Market
Least Expensive HomesHomes Over 2,000 Sq. Ft.
Most Expensive HomesHomes less than 10 yrs old
All Single Family Homes
Attractive downtown
Arts and culture
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What Bert Has To Say About Jacksonville Metro Area

Jacksonville is a large commercial and financial center with the most “northern” feel among large cities in Florida. Modern skyscrapers line a well-defined downtown and waterfront area, and the city spreads in all directions and especially south and west from there. It is ultimately a mix of Northern, Southern, and Florida cities, prosperous and water-loving and culturally conscious with not too much tourism. The economy is diverse, with an assortment of banking and financial institutions, a bustling port, and large corporates like BellSouth and CSX. Sprawling and fairly unattractive residential areas surround downtown, and the population has relatively low educational attainment.


The unemployment rate in Jacksonville is 4.9% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Jacksonville jobs have increased by 2.8%. More Economy

Compared to the rest of the country, Jacksonville's cost of living is 5.8% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Jacksonville's Cost of Living

April, November and March are the most pleasant months in Jacksonville, while July and August are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

In the last Presidential election, Duval county flipped Democratic, 51.1% to 47.3%. More Voting Stats

Jacksonville's population is 937,690 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 6.8%. Learn More...

Average Commute time is 24.6 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

The median home cost in Jacksonville is Real Estate: $280,200. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 16.2%.

Jacksonville public schools spend $8,951 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 16.5 students per teacher in Jacksonville. More Education

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Housing Market in Jacksonville

It's a good time to buy in Jacksonville. Home Appreciation is up 16.2% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Jacksonville is $280,200.
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Reviews for Jacksonville   173 Reviews
Love/hate relationship with Jax - 8/29/2022
I’ve lived in Jacksonville for 12+ years(but visited on and off much longer). There’s things I love and things I hate and just like any place there are pros and cons.... Read More

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Any thoughts on the Southside area - 8/15/2022
We have been investigating Jax for a while. It looks like the Southside, Baymeadows and the further East you get is great. Any thoughts on moving to those areas, pretty... Read More

Don't do it - 3/10/2022
A huge portion of Jax is a high-crime, unkempt, litter of concrete blocks that has systematically excluded newcomers to the area (look at JSO data). I would never... Read More

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32210, 32244, 32218, 32225, 32246, 32256, 32224, 32216, 32257, 32209, 31 total


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