In Jax, you can experience a different side of Florida, combining both relaxation and adventure, and letting you choose just how active you want to be. Enjoy 22 miles of beaches, extensive park system, world-class fishing, historic neighborhoods, vibrant street arts scene, creative coastal cuisine, delicious craft beer, vibrant nightlife and so much more!
Jacksonville's population is 1.6M, with a total workforce of 733K. The labor market grew by 38,200 jobs over the past year, up by 5.3%. The median household income in Jacksonville is $64,166, 7.6% lower than last year and 5.0% below the national average of $67,521.
In the housing market, total permits issued totaled 22,253 over the last twelve months, up 30.4% year-over-year. Jacksonville has 213 active new home projects on the market, 13.4% fewer than the 246 from last year. The average list price in the market is $451,238, 18.5% higher than last year and 0.1% above the national average. Over the last three months, new home contracts decreased by 29.6% to 2,224. Jacksonville and St. Augustine had the highest concentration of the new home contracts in the Jacksonville market.