Jacksonville is a city located in North Carolina. With a 2020 population of 72,926, it is the 14th largest city in North Carolina and the 499th largest city in the United States. Jacksonville is currently growing at a rate of 0.02% annually and its population has increased by 3.96% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 70,145 in 2010. Jacksonville reached it's highest population of 77,929 in 2010. Spanning over 56 miles, Jacksonville has a population density of 1,499 people per square mile.
The average household income in Jacksonville is $53,693 with a poverty rate of 13.82%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $989 per month, and the median house value is $152,300. The median age in Jacksonville is 23.1 years, 22.2 years for males, and 26.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 158.8 males.