Jacksonville Information

Jacksonville Information

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

General Jacksonville Information

State: Texas

County: Cherokee County

Close cities: New Summerfield, TX, Troup, TX, Berryville, TX, Rusk, TX, Tyler, TX, Frankston, TX, Gallatin, TX, Bullard, TX, Cuney, TX

Jacksonville Population (census data)
Total 14,253 (+2.2% since 2000)
Male 6,747 (47.3%)
Female 7,506 (52.7%)

Population Density: 1,008 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 76.7 (US Avg is 100)

Jacksonville Elevation: 513 feet above sea level

Land Area: 14.1 square miles

Median Household Income: $29,802

Zip Codes: 75766.

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Jacksonville Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (53.5%)
  • Hispanic (23.0%)
  • Black (21.7%)
  • Other race (12.7%)
  • Two or more races (1.7%)
  • American Indian (0.8%)
Ancestry Information:
  • United States (9.0%)
  • Irish (7.6%)
  • English (6.6%)
  • German (5.1%)
  • Scotch-Irish (1.6%)
  • French (1.3%)
Foriegn Born: 1,970 people (13.8%)
  • Latin America (100.0%)

Local Jacksonville Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Texas Rangers, Houston Astros
NFL Football: Houston Texans, Dallas Cowboys
NBA Basketball: Houston Rockets, Dallas Mavericks
NHL Hockey: Dallas Stars
NCAA Sports: , Stephen F. Austin University

Jacksonville School Information

High Schools
Jacksonville High School (1602 Mason Drive, Jacksonville, TX, 75766 - Jacksonville ISD District)
Middle Schools
Jacksonville Middle (1541 E Pine, Jacksonville, TX, 75766 - Jacksonville ISD District)
Elementary Schools
East Side Elementary (711 Fort Worth Street, Jacksonville, TX, 75766 - Jacksonville ISD District)
Joe Wright Elementary (215 Kickapoo Street, Jacksonville, TX, 75766 - Jacksonville ISD District)
West Side Elementary (1002 Sunset Street, Jacksonville, TX, 75766 - Jacksonville ISD District)
Other/Private Schools
Compass Center (436 South W Loop 456, Jacksonville, TX, 75766 - Jacksonville ISD District)
Fred Douglass (1501 E Pine, Jacksonville, TX, 75766 - Jacksonville ISD District)
Nichols Intermediate (818 SW Loop 456, Jacksonville, TX, 75766 - Jacksonville ISD District)

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