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Jacksonville Beach
  • Suburb of Jacksonville, FL

Report Card

grade A
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade A minus
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade C minus
  3. Housing
    grade B
  4. Nightlife
    grade A
  5. Good for Families
    grade A
  6. Diversity
    grade B
  7. Jobs
    grade A minus
  8. Weather
    grade A minus
  9. Cost of Living
    grade B minus
  10. Health & Fitness
    grade A+
  11. Outdoor Activities
    grade A
  12. Commute
    grade A minus

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Jacksonville Beach is a suburb of Jacksonville with a population of 23,583. Jacksonville Beach is in Duval County and is one of the best places to live in Florida. Living in Jacksonville Beach offers residents an urban suburban mix feel and most residents own their homes. In Jacksonville Beach there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many young professionals live in Jacksonville Beach and residents tend to lean conservative. The public schools in Jacksonville Beach are highly rated.

About

About Jacksonville Beach...
Population
23,583

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$476,400
National
$281,900
Median Rent
$1,819
National
$1,268
Area Feel
Urban Suburban Mix
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    33%
  • Own
    67%
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Jacksonville Beach Rankings

Niche ranks thousands of places to live based on key statistics from the U.S. Census and expert insights.

Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade C minus
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    380.8
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    8.4
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    62.8
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    87.9
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    234.4
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    2,502.7
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    280.4
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade B
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    8%
  • 10-17 years
    9%
  • 18-24 years
    6%
  • 25-34 years
    16%
  • 35-44 years
    13%
  • 45-54 years
    14%
  • 55-64 years
    14%
  • 65+ years
    20%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    25%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    33%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    22%
    national  28%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    17%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    4%
    national  11%

Working in Jacksonville Beach

Jobs
grade A minus
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$109,649
National
$75,149

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