The City of Jacksonville had a population of 14,845 as of July 1, 2017. Jacksonville ranks in the upper quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Texas. See peer rankings below.
The primary coordinate point for Jacksonville is located at latitude 31.9651 and longitude -95.2621 in Cherokee County. The formal boundaries for the City of Jacksonville (see map below) encompass a land area of 14.19 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Cherokee County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 522 feet.
The City of Jacksonville (GNIS ID: 2410130) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Texas is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The City of Jacksonville is located within Jacksonville Division of Cherokee County.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Jacksonville population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
|Daytime Population: Workers||8,621|
|Daytime Population: Residents||8,706|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||17,327|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||1.17|
|Population in Households||14,060|
|Population in Familes||11,766|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||785|
|Median Household Income||$32,440|
|Average Household Income||$48,357|
|Per Capita Income||$17,326|
|Total Housing Units||5,800 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,771 (47.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||2,292 (39.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||737 (12.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$87,834|
|Average Home Value||$111,517|
|Average Household Size||2.78|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.4%|
|Per Capita Income||1.77%|
The table below compares Jacksonville to the other 1,749 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Texas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 195||89th|
|Population Density||# 687||61st|
|Diversity Index||# 36||98th|
|Median Household Income||# 1502||14th|
|Per Capita Income||# 1394||20th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Texas Census Data Comparison Tool.