Jacksonville, Alabama

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Population in 2019: 12,544 (97% urban, 3% rural).
Population change since 2000: +49.3%
Males: 5,979  (47.7%)
Females: 6,565  (52.3%)
Median resident age:

28.1 years
Alabama median age:

39.4 years

Zip codes: 36265.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $42,055 (it was $23,726 in 2000)
Jacksonville:

$42,055
AL:

$51,734

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $21,198 (it was $16,035 in 2000)

Jacksonville city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $152,412 (it was $79,200 in 2000)
Jacksonville:

$152,412
AL:

$154,000

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $140,224; detached houses: $153,710; townhouses or other attached units: $126,061; in 2-unit structures: $123,739; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $131,405; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $71,665; mobile homes: $53,306; occupied boats, rvs, vans, etc.: $18,647

Median gross rent in 2019: $691.

March 2019 cost of living index in Jacksonville: 81.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 27.4%
(19.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 52.0% for Black residents, 29.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for other race residents, 19.5% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Jacksonville, AL (2019)
    • 9,05371.2%White alone
    • 3,01723.7%Black alone
    • 2922.3%Two or more races
    • 1561.2%Hispanic
    • 1451.1%Asian alone
    • 150.1%American Indian alone
    • 130.1%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

Races in Jacksonville detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of Alabama and other state lists, there were 29 registered sex offenders living in Jacksonville, Alabama as of September 27, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Jacksonville is 444 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is near the state average.


Crime rates in Jacksonville by year

Type

2006

2008

2009

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
3
(33.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(8.0)
1
(8.2)
0
(0.0)
2
(15.9)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
3
(33.5)
2
(20.2)
3
(29.2)
2
(15.9)
1
(8.0)
3
(24.2)
6
(48.1)
1
(8.2)
6
(49.4)
10
(79.5)
3
(23.9)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
19
(212.5)
34
(344.1)
17
(165.4)
8
(63.5)
11
(87.8)
10
(80.7)
17
(136.4)
6
(49.3)
16
(131.7)
12
(95.4)
4
(31.9)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
35
(391.4)
35
(354.2)
27
(262.7)
21
(166.6)
31
(247.4)
22
(177.6)
43
(345.0)
42
(345.0)
101
(831.3)
89
(707.9)
78
(622.3)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
173
(1,935)
251
(2,540)
262
(2,550)
154
(1,221)
138
(1,101)
137
(1,106)
143
(1,147)
116
(952.9)
140
(1,152)
137
(1,090)
107
(853.7)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
347
(3,881)
397
(4,018)
334
(3,250)
301
(2,387)
327
(2,609)
439
(3,545)
304
(2,439)
366
(3,007)
335
(2,757)
325
(2,585)
300
(2,393)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
29
(324.3)
18
(182.2)
34
(330.9)
12
(95.2)
19
(151.6)
13
(105.0)
13
(104.3)
13
(106.8)
26
(214.0)
27
(214.7)
26
(207.4)
Arson
(per 100,000)
N/AN/AN/A5
(39.7)
N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
City-Data.com crime index552.6543.4460.5253.6275.8306.7350.7302.3453.3462.5325.3

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 270.6. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Jacksonville, AL

Crime rate in Jacksonville detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2019, including police officers: 38 (30 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.41
Alabama average:

2.19
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Ancestries: American (27.1%), Irish (8.4%), English (6.5%), German (5.9%), European (3.5%), Scotch-Irish (3.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 672 feet

Land area: 8.25 square miles.

Population density: 1,520 people per square mile   (low).

Jacksonville, Alabama map

308 residents are foreign born (0.8% Europe, 0.7% Asia, 0.3% Latin America).

This city:

2.5%
Alabama:

3.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $788 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $492 (0.4%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Birmingham, AL (63.8 miles , pop. 242,820).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (564.8 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Weaver, AL (2.2 miles ),
Nances Creek, AL (2.6 miles ),
Websters Chapel-Alexandria Valley, AL (2.8 miles ),
Alexandria, AL (2.8 miles ),
Choccolocco, AL (2.9 miles ),
Saks, AL (3.0 miles ),
Blue Mountain, AL (3.1 miles ),
Anniston, AL (3.4 miles )

Latitude: 33.82 N, Longitude: 85.76 W

Nickname or alias (official or unofficial): Gem of the Hill

Daytime population change due to commuting: +15 (+0.1%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,989 (38.4%)

Area code: 256

Distribution of median household income in Jacksonville, AL in 2019
Distribution of house value in Jacksonville, AL in 2019
Jacksonville satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 31 buildings, average cost: $90,300
  • 1998: 31 buildings, average cost: $91,700
  • 1999: 43 buildings, average cost: $98,400
  • 2000: 32 buildings, average cost: $125,000
  • 2001: 36 buildings, average cost: $108,100
  • 2002: 32 buildings, average cost: $119,900
  • 2003: 51 buildings, average cost: $111,900
  • 2004: 81 buildings, average cost: $103,900
  • 2005: 114 buildings, average cost: $104,000
  • 2006: 83 buildings, average cost: $136,600
  • 2007: 47 buildings, average cost: $157,200
  • 2008: 38 buildings, average cost: $112,800
  • 2009: 16 buildings, average cost: $133,100
  • 2010: 22 buildings, average cost: $149,600
  • 2011: 10 buildings, average cost: $113,900
  • 2012: 6 buildings, average cost: $158,200
  • 2013: 11 buildings, average cost: $127,300
  • 2014: 4 buildings, average cost: $239,000
  • 2015: 10 buildings, average cost: $124,500
  • 2016: 9 buildings, average cost: $129,100
  • 2017: 8 buildings, average cost: $174,000
  • 2018: 9 buildings, average cost: $174,000
  • 2019: 29 buildings, average cost: $123,600
Number of permits per 10,000 Jacksonville, AL residents
Average permit cost in Jacksonville, AL
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

4.8%
Alabama:

4.0%
Historical population in Jacksonville, AL
Historical housing units in Jacksonville, AL
Most common industries in Jacksonville, AL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (21.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (10.0%)
  • Health care (6.4%)
  • Public administration (6.3%)
  • Metal & metal products (4.5%)
  • Construction (3.6%)
  • Food & beverage stores (3.6%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Educational services (18.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.2%)
  • Public administration (8.1%)
  • Metal & metal products (7.6%)
  • Construction (6.1%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.9%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.9%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (25.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (10.7%)
  • Health care (9.8%)
  • Public administration (4.5%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.4%)
  • Broadcasting & telecommunications (3.7%)
  • Social assistance (3.7%)
Most common occupations in Jacksonville, AL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Cashiers (4.9%)
  • Postsecondary teachers (4.6%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.4%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.2%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (4.1%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (3.7%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.6%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.5%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5.5%)
  • Postsecondary teachers (5.1%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.4%)
  • Other protective service workers, including supervisors (3.9%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Cashiers (7.0%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (6.0%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.3%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (4.2%)
  • Postsecondary teachers (4.1%)

Average climate in Jacksonville, Alabama

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Jacksonville, Alabama environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 73.1. This is about average.

City:

73.1
U.S.:

74.2
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 9.88. This is about average. Closest monitor was 18.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.88
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Jacksonville-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Alabama state average. It is 129% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/27/1973, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 19.8 miles away from the Jacksonville city center killed 7 people and injured 199 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 3/27/1994, a category F4 tornado 23.4 miles away from the city center killed 22 people and injured 150 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Jacksonville-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Alabama state average. It is 100% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.9 (4.4 MB, 4.6 MW, 4.9 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 47.5 miles away from Jacksonville center
On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MW, Depth: 12.3 mi) earthquake occurred 47.5 miles away from Jacksonville center
On 1/18/1999 at 07:00:53, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 90.7 miles away from Jacksonville center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 188.0 miles away from Jacksonville center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 119.8 miles away from Jacksonville center
On 10/24/1997 at 08:35:17, a magnitude 4.9 (4.8 MB, 4.2 MS, 4.9 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 206.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Calhoun County (17) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 10, Tornadoes: 10, Floods: 6, Hurricanes: 4, Winds: 2, Drought: 1, Snowfall: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Jacksonville topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Jacksonville:

  • JACKSONVILLE MEDICAL CENTER (Proprietary, provides emergency services, 1701 SOUTH PELHAM ROAD)
  • JACKSONVILLE HEALTH AND REHABILITATION, LLC (410 WILSON DRIVE SOUTHWEST)
  • RAI JACKSONVILLE (331 HENRY RD, S.W.)

Airports located in Jacksonville:

Amtrak station near Jacksonville:

  • 13 miles: ANNISTON (126 W.4TH ST.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

College/University in Jacksonville:

  • Jacksonville State University (Full-time enrollment: 7,566; Location: 700 Pelham Road North; Public; Website: www.jsu.edu/; Offers Doctor's degree)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Jacksonville:

  • Gadsden State Community College (about 18 miles; Gadsden, AL; Full-time enrollment: 4,650)
  • West Georgia Technical College (about 35 miles; Waco, GA; FT enrollment: 4,768)
  • Snead State Community College (about 36 miles; Boaz, AL; FT enrollment: 2,023)
  • Georgia Highlands College (about 41 miles; Rome, GA; FT enrollment: 4,071)
  • University of West Georgia (about 42 miles; Carrollton, GA; FT enrollment: 10,358)
  • Georgia Northwestern Technical College (about 45 miles; Rome, GA; FT enrollment: 4,629)
  • Berry College (about 47 miles; Mount Berry, GA; FT enrollment: 2,102)

Public high schools in Jacksonville:

  • JACKSONVILLE HIGH SCH (Students: 781, Location: 1000 GEORGE DOUTHIT DR SW, Grades: 7-12)
  • PLEASANT VALLEY HIGH SCH (Students: 455, Location: 4141 PLEASANT VALLEY RD, Grades: 7-12)
  • CALHOUN CO ALT SCH (Location: 1200 CHURCH AVENUE SE, Grades: KG-12)
  • CALHOUN CO CAREER TECH CTR (Location: 1200 CHURCH ST SE, Grades: 10-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Jacksonville:

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Library in Jacksonville:

  • JACKSONVILLE PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $449,080; Location: 200 PELHAM ROAD SOUTH; 52,624 books; 593 audio materials; 2,048 video materials; 1 local licensed databases; 81 state licensed databases; 56 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Jacksonville: Jacksonville Sewage Treatment Plant (A), Stoney Brook Golf Course (B), Pete Mathews Coliseum (C), Houston Cole Library (D), Doctor Francis Museum (E), Jacksonville Fire Department (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Church Street Plaza Shopping Center (1), Jacksonville Plaza Shopping Center (2), Pelham Plaza Shopping Center (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Jacksonville include: Saint Paul Christian Methodist Episcopal Church (A), Westside Baptist Church (B), Saint Lukes Episcopal Church (C), Saint Charles Catholic Church (D), Profile Baptist Church (E), New Hope Baptist Church (F), New Bethel Baptist Church (G), Jacksonville Baptist Temple (H), Hatcher Avenue Baptist Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Jacksonville Cemetery (1), Hillcrest Cemetery (2), Greenlawn Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Hanes Branch (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Jacksonville include: Jacksonville City Park (1), John Pelham Monument (2), Memorial Stadium (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: J & J Worldwide Travel LLC (Tours & Charters; 613 Pelham Road South).

Hotels: J & J Worldwide Travel LLC (613 Pelham Road South), University Inn (1530 Pelham Road South).

Birthplace of: Rick and Bubba - Radio personality, John Ketterer - College basketball player (Jacksonville St. Gamecocks).

Calhoun County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Jacksonville that have no violations reported:

  • JACKSONVILLE UTILITIES (Address: 330 CHURCH AVENUE, S.E. , Population served: 13,713, Primary Water Source Type: Purch surface water)
Average household size:
This city:

2.2 people
Alabama:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

50.2%
Whole state:

67.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

5.4%
Whole state:

4.7%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
1,405 people in college/university student housing in 2010
147 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010

People in group quarters in Jacksonville in 2000:

  • 1,159 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 153 people in nursing homes
  • 19 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 12 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 4 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)

Banks with branches in Jacksonville (2011 data):

  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: The Jacksonville Branch at 1527 Pelham Road South, branch established on 1981/02/09. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • Farmers and Merchants Bank: Jacksonville Branch at 1130 South Pelham Road, branch established on 1995/04/03. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $202.4 mil, Deposits: $170.9 mil, headquarters in Piedmont, AL, positive income, 4 total offices, Holding Company: F&M Financial Corp
  • Cheaha Bank: Jacksonville Branch at 1500 Pelham Road South, branch established on 2008/02/01. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $171.0 mil, Deposits: $141.5 mil, headquarters in Oxford, AL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: Cheaha Financial Group, Inc.
  • Regions Bank: Main Office Branch at 100 North Pelham Road, branch established on 1985/07/06. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $123,368.2 mil, Deposits: $98,301.3 mil, headquarters in Birmingham, AL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1778 total offices, Holding Company: Regions Financial Corporation
  • Compass Bank: Jacksonville Square Branch at 817 South Pelham Road, branch established on 1987/11/01. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $63,107.0 mil, Deposits: $46,232.4 mil, headquarters in Birmingham, AL, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 720 total offices, Holding Company: Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria, S.A.

For population 15 years and over in Jacksonville:

Marital status in Jacksonville, AL
  • Never married: 48.8%
  • Now married: 34.9%
  • Separated: 2.7%
  • Widowed: 4.4%
  • Divorced: 9.2%

For population 25 years and over in Jacksonville:

  • High school or higher: 92.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 30.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 14.5%
  • Unemployed: 13.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.3 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.2
Alabama average:

11.5

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Jacksonville
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Jacksonville, AL (based on Calhoun County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant67,564204
Mainline Protestant7,06642
Black Protestant5,16324
Catholic3,1924
Other1,5906
Orthodox401
None33,957-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 31
This county:

2.75 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 8
Calhoun County:

0.71 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 87
Calhoun County:

7.71 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

6.32 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 76
This county:

6.73 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

5.75 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Calhoun County:

13.5%
Alabama:

11.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Calhoun County:

33.2%
Alabama:

31.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

15.1%
Alabama:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Jacksonville:

49.6%
State:

49.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

47.6%
Alabama:

45.7%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.7
Alabama:

28.9

People feeling badly about themselves:
Jacksonville:

20.8%
Alabama:

20.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

15.0%
Alabama:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Jacksonville:

32.1%
Alabama:

34.4%

General health condition:
Here:

57.5%
Alabama:

55.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Jacksonville:

80.0%
Alabama:

79.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Jacksonville, AL Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Firefighters 31$117,514$45,4895$6,734
Police Protection - Officers 25$90,257$43,3230$0
Streets and Highways 24$63,842$31,9210$0
Parks and Recreation 17$43,650$30,81215$7,281
Water Supply 12$29,432$29,4320$0
Sewerage 7$19,271$33,0360$0
Local Libraries 6$17,484$34,9685$4,389
Police - Other 6$14,537$29,0740$0
Welfare 5$9,249$22,1980$0
Other and Unallocable 5$14,393$34,5430$0
Other Government Administration 5$15,828$37,98714$12,478
Financial Administration 4$12,292$36,8760$0
Solid Waste Management 2$7,409$44,4540$0
Correction 2$4,987$29,9220$0
Judicial and Legal 2$12,478$74,8680$0
Fire - Other 1$2,152$25,8240$0
Totals for Government 154$474,774$36,99539$30,880

Jacksonville government finances - Expenditure in 2018 (per resident):

  • Construction - General - Other: $708,000 ($56.44)
  • Current Operations - Local Fire Protection: $2,533,000 ($201.93)
    Police Protection: $2,069,000 ($164.94)
    Regular Highways: $1,808,000 ($144.13)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,574,000 ($125.48)
    Water Utilities: $1,112,000 ($88.65)
    Sewerage: $986,000 ($78.60)
    Gas Utilities: $940,000 ($74.94)
    Libraries: $529,000 ($42.17)
    Central Staff Services: $493,000 ($39.30)
    Health - Other: $447,000 ($35.63)
    Solid Waste Management: $446,000 ($35.55)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $320,000 ($25.51)
    Financial Administration: $310,000 ($24.71)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $120,000 ($9.57)
    General Public Buildings: $110,000 ($8.77)
    General - Other: $107,000 ($8.53)
    Correctional Institutions: $69,000 ($5.50)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $824,000 ($65.69)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $6,070,000 ($483.90)

Jacksonville government finances - Revenue in 2018 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $1,424,000 ($113.52)
    Other: $1,031,000 ($82.19)
    Solid Waste Management: $504,000 ($40.18)
    Parks and Recreation: $313,000 ($24.95)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $301,000 ($24.00)
    General Revenue - Other: $153,000 ($12.20)
    Donations From Private Sources: $101,000 ($8.05)
    Interest Earnings: $40,000 ($3.19)
    Special Assessments: $21,000 ($1.67)
    Rents: $17,000 ($1.36)
  • Revenue - Gas Utilities: $1,564,000 ($124.68)
    Water Utilities: $1,530,000 ($121.97)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $281,000 ($22.40)
    Highways: $7,000 ($0.56)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $7,434,000 ($592.63)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $1,407,000 ($112.17)
    Property: $1,199,000 ($95.58)
    Public Utilities Sales: $224,000 ($17.86)
    Other Selective Sales: $175,000 ($13.95)
    Motor Fuels Sales: $90,000 ($7.17)
    Tobacco Products Sales: $86,000 ($6.86)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $74,000 ($5.90)
    Other License: $28,000 ($2.23)

Jacksonville government finances - Debt in 2018 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $22,169,000 ($1767.30)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $20,605,000 ($1642.62)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,290,000 ($501.43)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,726,000 ($376.75)

Jacksonville government finances - Cash and Securities in 2018 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $857,000 ($68.32)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $20,243,000 ($1613.76)

5.27% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($35,578 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.27%
Alabama average:

5.95%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Talladega County, AL  0.96% ($36,956 average AGI)
from Etowah County, AL  0.46% ($32,734)
from Cleburne County, AL  0.22% ($31,393)


5.62% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($41,657 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.62%
Alabama average:

5.97%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Talladega County, AL  0.90% ($40,186 average AGI)
to Etowah County, AL  0.43% ($35,410)
to Jefferson County, AL  0.35% ($37,366)
Businesses in Jacksonville, AL
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1Papa John's Pizza1
Ace Hardware1Pizza Hut1
Advance Auto Parts1Quiznos1
Burger King1SONIC Drive-In1
CVS1Subway2
Chick-Fil-A1Taco Bell1
Domino's Pizza1U-Haul1
FedEx1UPS3
H&R Block1Waffle House1
Hardee's1Walgreens1
KFC1Walmart1
Little Caesars Pizza1Wendy's1
McDonald's1

Strongest AM radio stations in Jacksonville:

  • WNSI (810 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, AL; Owner: UNITED BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WKNG (1060 AM; daytime; 50 kW; TALLAPOOSA, GA; Owner: WKNG, INC.)
  • WHMA (1390 AM; 5 kW; ANNISTON, AL; Owner: CASEY NETWORK, LLC)
  • WAAX (570 AM; 5 kW; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WDJC (850 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WJBY (930 AM; 5 kW; RAINBOW CITY, AL; Owner: GADSDEN BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WJOX (690 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WGST (640 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WFTD (1080 AM; daytime; 50 kW; MARIETTA, GA; Owner: PRIETO ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • WAPI (1070 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WMLB (1160 AM; 50 kW; EAST POINT, GA; Owner: ATLANTA AREA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WCNN (680 AM; 50 kW; NORTH ATLANTA, GA; Owner: DICKEY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WSB (750 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Jacksonville:

  • WLJS-FM (91.9 FM; JACKSONVILLE, AL; Owner: BD. OF TRUSTEES/JACKSONVILLE STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WVOK-FM (97.9 FM; OXFORD, AL; Owner: WOODARD BROADCASTING CO. INC.)
  • WTBJ (91.3 FM; OXFORD, AL; Owner: TRINITY CHRISTIAN ACADEMY)
  • WGMZ (93.1 FM; GLENCOE, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W269AX (101.7 FM; ANNISTON, AL; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WRHY (105.9 FM; CENTRE, AL; Owner: WILLIAMS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WGRW (90.7 FM; ANNISTON, AL; Owner: WORD WORKS, INC.)
  • WCKS (102.7 FM; FRUITHURST, AL; Owner: WCKS, INC.)
  • WQSB (105.1 FM; ALBERTVILLE, AL; Owner: SAND MOUNTAIN BROADCASTING SERVICE, INC.)
  • WMAX-FM (105.3 FM; BOWDON, GA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WJCK (88.3 FM; PIEDMONT, AL; Owner: IMMANUEL BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WKXX (102.9 FM; ATTALLA, AL; Owner: BROADCAST MEDIA LLC)
  • WSGN (91.5 FM; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: GADSDEN STATE COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WTBB (89.9 FM; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: TRINITY CHRISTIAN ACADEMY)
  • WRAX (107.7 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WTDR (92.7 FM; TALLADEGA, AL; Owner: JACOBS BROADCAST GROUP, INC.)
  • WSSY-FM (97.5 FM; TALLADEGA, AL; Owner: GREAT SOUTH RFDC, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Jacksonville:

  • WPXH (Channel 44; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WCIQ (Channel 7; MOUNT CHEAHA, AL; Owner: ALABAMA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION COMMISSION)
  • WJXS-CA (Channel 24; JACKSONVILLE, AL; Owner: ALABAMA HERITAGE COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.)
Jacksonville fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
See more detailed statistics of Jacksonville fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2019 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 29Number of bridges
  • 141ft / 43.4mTotal length
  • $23,162,000Total costs
  • 111,934Total average daily traffic
  • 3,918Total average daily truck traffic
  • 144,113Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic
New bridges in Jacksonville, AL - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 41920-1929
  • 21930-1939
  • 11940-1949
  • 71950-1959
  • 41960-1969
  • 11980-1989
  • 21990-1999
  • 42000-2009
  • 42010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Jacksonville, AL

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Jacksonville)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

100 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Jacksonville, AL)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

17 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

16 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

124 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Jacksonville)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

5
  • Aircraft: COLUMBIA AIRCRAFT MFG LC41-550FG (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: CONT MOTOR TSIO-550-C (310 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 153CM, N153CM, N-153CM, Serial Number: 41681, Year manufactured: 2006, Airworthiness Date: 08/24/2006, Certificate Issue Date: 04/26/2017
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Michael A Pruitt, 14 Highland Ct, Jacksonville, AL 36265, Other Owners: Dennis H Trammell
  • Aircraft: TAYLORCRAFT BC12-D (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 78 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 43011, N43011, N-43011, Serial Number: 6670, Year manufactured: 1953, Airworthiness Date: 03/27/1954, Certificate Issue Date: 07/28/2008
    Registrant (Individual): Roscoe A Iii Shipman, 2200 Pelham Rd S, Jacksonville, AL 36265
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-161 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8183B, N8183B, N-8183B, Serial Number: 28-8016212, Year manufactured: 1980, Airworthiness Date: 02/28/1980, Certificate Issue Date: 06/06/2012
    Registrant (LLC): Coldwater Mountain Aviation LLC, 3684 Alexandria Jacksonvle Hwy, Jacksonville, AL 36265
  • Aircraft: TAYLORCRAFT BC12-D (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 78 mph), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 368GS, N368GS, N-368GS, Serial Number: 7274, Certificate Issue Date: 11/14/2008
    Registrant (Individual): Steve A Spurlin, 125a Dogwood Cir, Jacksonville, AL 36265
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 01/23/2018
  • Aircraft: MONTGOMERY WILLIAM D JDT TEAM HI-MAX (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 127BM, N127BM, N-127BM, Serial Number: 127, Certificate Issue Date: 09/17/2008
    Registrant (Individual): William D Montgomery, 1305 Pelham Rd N, Jacksonville, AL 36265
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 07/18/2017

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 4 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED23$138,80014$107,48570$127,2226$51,81816$79,9980$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$176,0401$138,7608$111,5410$00$01$75,120
APPLICATIONS DENIED3$104,5503$58,51326$118,6786$35,2483$71,5471$64,240
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$177,3701$81,81017$112,8951$99,3400$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$05$207,0400$00$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0021.01 , 0021.02, 0021.03

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 4 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$208,4204$179,5230$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$126,6602$114,1001$126,660
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$125,3401$146,1600$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0021.01 , 0021.02, 0021.03

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Jacksonville, AL
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Jacksonville, AL - Value

2004 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2004 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 44. The highest number of reported fires - 167 took place in 2007, and the least - 1 in 2012. The data has a growing trend.
    Fire incident types in Jacksonville, AL When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (43.2%), and Structure Fires (40.2%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Jacksonville, AL
    • 28743.2%Outside Fires
    • 26740.2%Structure Fires
    • 6710.1%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 436.5%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Jacksonville, AL

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Jacksonville, Alabama:

  • University Inn, 1530 Pelham Rd S, Jacksonville, Alabama 36265 , Phone: (256) 435-3300
  • Hampton Inn Jacksonville, 1041 JD&L Dr, Jacksonville, Alabama 36265 , Phone: (256) 782-0330, Fax: (256) 782-0336
All 2 fire-safe hotels and motels in Jacksonville, Alabama
Most common first names in Jacksonville, AL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James14572.9 years
William11172.8 years
Mary11077.2 years
John10774.5 years
Robert5772.9 years
Charles4369.2 years
George4074.8 years
Annie3881.1 years
Willie3676.9 years
Joseph3374.9 years
Most common last names in Jacksonville, AL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson10073.6 years
Smith6574.4 years
Williams5174.0 years
Parris4874.0 years
Brown4372.9 years
Boozer4079.2 years
Green3776.7 years
Wilson2679.8 years
Jones2377.7 years
Turner2272.6 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Jacksonville, AL
  • 82.7%Electricity
  • 15.9%Utility gas
  • 1.2%Wood
  • 0.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Jacksonville, AL
  • 83.5%Electricity
  • 15.4%Utility gas
  • 0.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.5%No fuel used


Jacksonville compared to Alabama state average:

  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Jacksonville on our top lists:

  • #97 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people taking a motorcycle to work (population 5,000+)"
  • #10 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the smallest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #27 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the smallest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #90 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
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  • Timothy Baird (3)
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  • Douglas Jordan (1)
  • Johnny Wayne Arms (1)
  • James Knox Shelton (1)
  • Matthew E. Griffey (1)
  • Greg F. Brannon (1)

Total of 20 patent applications in 2008-2021.