Jacksonville Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Jacksonville, NC

General Jacksonville Information

State: North Carolina

County: Onslow County

Close cities: Midway Park, NC, Piney Green, NC, Half Moon, NC, White Oak, NC, Maysville, NC, Hubert, NC, Sneads Ferry, NC, Maple Hill, NC, Richlands, NC, Pumpkin Center, NC

Jacksonville Population (census data)
Total 74,614 (+11.7% since 2000)
Male 45,494 (61.0%)
Female 29,120 (39.0%)

Population Density: 1,678 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 85.0 (US Avg is 100)

Jacksonville Elevation: 15 feet above sea level

Land Area: 44.5 square miles

Median Household Income: $40,846

Zip Codes: 28546, 28541, 28540, and 28544.

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Jacksonville Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (60.8%)
  • Black (24.0%)
  • Hispanic (10.0%)
  • Other race (5.4%)
  • Two or more races (3.7%)
  • American Indian (1.6%)
  • Filipino (0.9%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (13.7%)
  • Irish (12.3%)
  • English (7.2%)
  • Italian (5.6%)
  • United States (5.1%)
  • French (2.9%)
Foriegn Born: 3,365 people (4.5%)
  • Latin America (51.1%)
  • Asia (38.3%)
  • Europe (10.6%)

Local Jacksonville Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Washington Nationals, Baltimore Orioles
NFL Football: Carolina Panthers, Washington Redskins
NBA Basketball: Charlotte Bobcats
NHL Hockey: Carolina Hurricanes
NCAA Sports: , North Carolina Wilmington

Jacksonville School Information

High Schools
Jacksonville High (1021 Henderson Drive, Jacksonville, NC, 28540 - Onslow County Schools District)
Northside High (365 Commons Drive South, Jacksonville, NC, 28546 - Onslow County Schools District)
Southwest High (1420 Burgaw Highway, Jacksonville, NC, 28540 - Onslow County Schools District)
White Oak High (1001 Piney Green Road, Jacksonville, NC, 28546 - Onslow County Schools District)
Middle Schools
Hunters Creek Middle (4040 Hunters Trail, Jacksonville, NC, 28546 - Onslow County Schools District)
Jacksonville Commons Middle (315 Commons Drive South, Jacksonville, NC, 28546 - Onslow County Schools District)
New Bridge Middle (401 New Bridge Street, Jacksonville, NC, 28540 - Onslow County Schools District)
Northwoods Park Middle (904 Sioux Drive, Jacksonville, NC, 28540 - Onslow County Schools District)
Southwest Middle (3000 Furia Drive, Jacksonville, NC, 28540 - Onslow County Schools District)
Elementary Schools
Bell Fork Elementary (500 Bell Fork Road, Jacksonville, NC, 28540 - Onslow County Schools District)
Blue Creek Elementary (1260 Burgaw Highway, Jacksonville, NC, 28540 - Onslow County Schools District)
Carolina Forest Elementary (141 Carolina Forest Boulevard, Jacksonville, NC, 28546 - Onslow County Schools District)
Clyde Erwin Elementary (323 New River Drive, Jacksonville, NC, 28540 - Onslow County Schools District)
Hunters Creek Elementary (3450 Hunters Trail, Jacksonville, NC, 28546 - Onslow County Schools District)
Jacksonville Commons Elementary (1121 Commons Drive North, Jacksonville, NC, 28546 - Onslow County Schools District)
Morton Elementary (485 Old 30 Road, Jacksonville, NC, 28546 - Onslow County Schools District)
Northwoods Elementary (617 Henderson Drive, Jacksonville, NC, 28540 - Onslow County Schools District)
Parkwood Elementary (2900 Northwoods Drive, Jacksonville, NC, 28540 - Onslow County Schools District)
Southwest Elementary (2601 Burgaw Highway, Jacksonville, NC, 28540 - Onslow County Schools District)
Summersill Elementary (250 Summersill Road, Jacksonville, NC, 28540 - Onslow County Schools District)

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