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See what Jacksonville, NC has to offer.

Who Lives Here

Jacksonville Demographics

Education

High School

24%

Associate's

28%

Bachelor's

11%

Master's

4%

Doctorate

33%

Family Size

2 people

44%

3 people

27%

4 people

14%

5 people

8%

6+ people

6%

Household Income

0-50k

57%

50-100k

30%

100-150k

9%

150-200k

3%

200k+

1%

Age

0-10

14%

10-20

14%

20-45

55%

45-65

10%

65+

6%

Affordability

How expensive is it in Jacksonville?

Percentage: 3/53/5

Renters gave this area a 3 out of 5 for affordability

Rent Trends

Studio1 Bed2 Beds3 Beds
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Nov '23$1394$1210-$1602
Oct '23$1435$1215-$1620
Sep '23$1504$1215-$1620
Aug '23$1406$1215-$1620
Jul '23$1310$1204-$1620
Jun '23$1262$1185-$1615
May '23$1153$1185-$1583
Apr '23$1232$1200-$1615
Mar '23$1200$1200-$1625
Feb '23$1170$1200-$1615
Jan '23$1193$1200-$1577
Dec '22$1150$1200-$1568

*The rent information included in this summary is based on a median calculation of multifamily rental property inventory on Apartment Guide and Rent.com over the past 12-months and is for illustrative purposes only. This information does not constitute a pricing guarantee or financial advice related to the rental market.

Getting Around Jacksonville

Jacksonville Transportation

Commute Time

0-15 Mins

56%

15-30 Mins

32%

30-40 Mins

7%

40-60 Mins

3%

60+ Mins

3%

Transportation Scores

Percentage: 3232

Walk Score®

Walkable

No

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Has Sidewalks

Yes

Say 9 of 16 renters

Percentage: 4343

Bike Score®

Bike Friendly

Yes

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Top Scores: Retail, Art, Grocery

Things To Do In Jacksonville

Top Score

Retail Shops

3.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

You can shop till you drop in Jacksonville.

  1. Few shops per resident
  2. 100% fewer shops than average
  3. 100% fewer shops than areas of a similar size

Fine Arts

3.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Jacksonville draws a crowd for its fine art.

  1. Few fine art centers per resident
  2. 100% fewer fine art centers than average
  3. 100% fewer fine art centers than areas of a similar size

Grocery Stores

3/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Things are looking up, there's supermarkets to be found 'round here.

  1. Few grocery stores per resident
  2. 100% fewer grocery stores than average
  3. 100% fewer grocery stores than areas of a similar size

Parks

3/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Jacksonville is shrubby, not shabby.

  1. Few parks per resident
  2. 100% fewer parks than average
  3. 100% fewer parks than areas of a similar size

Restaurants

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

An average foodie scene: not too cold and not too hot.

  1. Few restaurants per resident
  2. 99% fewer restaurants than average
  3. 96% fewer restaurants than areas of a similar size

Coffee

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Not too cold, not too hot. An average town for coffee.

  1. Few coffee shops per resident
  2. 100% fewer coffee shops than average
  3. 100% fewer coffee shops than areas of a similar size

Nightlife

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Nightlife is on the rocks in Jacksonville.

  1. Few bars and clubs per resident
  2. 100% fewer bars and clubs than average
  3. 100% fewer bars and clubs than areas of a similar size

Health and Fitness

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Cardio is hale and hardy in Jacksonville.

  1. Few gyms per resident
  2. 100% fewer gyms than average
  3. 100% fewer gyms than areas of a similar size

Pet Services

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Jacksonville could do with more oppawtunities for pets.

  1. Few pet facilities per resident
  2. 100% fewer pet facilities than average
  3. 100% fewer pet facilities than areas of a similar size

Gas Stations

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Honk if you see a gas station.

  1. Few gas stations per resident
  2. 100% fewer gas stations than average
  3. 100% fewer gas stations than areas of a similar size

Medical Care

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The lack of medical care round here is a little hard to swallow

  1. Few medical facilities per resident
  2. 100% fewer medical facilities than average
  3. 100% fewer medical facilities than areas of a similar size

What Renters Are Saying

Jacksonville Features

Noise Late At Night

No

Say 15 of 16 renters

Area Has Litter

No

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Good Place To Raise A Family

Yes

Say 14 of 16 renters

Busy Streets

No

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Pet Friendly

Yes

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Area Has Potholes

No

Say 13 of 16 renters

Mostly Older Buildings

No

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Near Grocery Stores

Yes

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Quiet Area

Yes

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Safe For Families

Yes

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Area Has Kids Play Outside

Yes

Say 11 of 16 renters

Well Lit

Yes

Say 10 of 16 renters

Maintained Yards

Yes

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Near Schools

Yes

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Nearby Parks

No

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Tree Lined Streets

No

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Near Highways

No

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Mostly Newer Buildings

No

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Near Downtown

No

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Nice Views

No

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Jacksonville Education

Schools

Percentage: 4/54/5

School Score

How satisfied do renters feel with the schools in this area.

Top Schools in Jacksonville

6/10

Dixon Elementary School

Grades PK, K-4 • Public

5/10

Morton Elementary School

Grades PK, K-5 • Public

5/10

Parkwood Elementary School

Grades K-5 • Public

5/10

Swansboro Elementary School

Grades K-5 • Public

5/10
4/10

Southwest Elementary School

Grades PK, K-5 • Public

Information provided by GreatSchools. To verify school enrollment eligibility, contact the school district directly.

What You Need to Know

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All About

Living in Jacksonville, NC

A town in North Carolina, Jacksonville has approximately 75,000 residents. It's a great place to raise a family, as children under 5 account for a larger portion of the population here (9%) than nationally (6%), though young adults feature prominently in the demographics as well. With an average age of just under 28, Jacksonville ranks as the second-youngest city in the state. Only 33% of residents own their homes in Jacksonville, as the majority rent. The average rent of $1,003/month is just above the state average.

Jacksonville residents have an average commute of about 17 minutes, faster than the state average of about 25 minutes. Driving a car or truck is the typical mode of getting to work, selected by 44% of commuters, while public transportation is not extensively used. Not many residents (9%) walk to work, though the number far exceeds the national average.

With an average annual income of about $54,000, Jacksonville workers earn around $14,000 less than their peers elsewhere in North Carolina. The city's average income also falls below the national average ($73,345). Six percent of Jacksonville residents over the age of 25 have a Bachelor's degree, while 2% have earned a Master's or Doctoral degree.