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Population (year 2000): 13,868. Estimated population in July 2005: 14,395 (+3.8% change)
Males: 6,565 (47.3%), Females: 7,303 (52.7%)

Cherokee County

Zip code:

Median resident age: 31.4 years
Median household income: $25,800 (year 2000)
Median house value: $49,700 (year 2000)

Jacksonville, TX residents, houses, and apartments details

Races in Jacksonville:

  • 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%)
(Total can be greater than 100% because Hispanics could be counted in other races)

Ancestries: United States (9.0%), Irish (7.6%), English (6.6%), German (5.1%), Scotch-Irish (1.6%), French (1.3%).Texas

Elevation: 513 feet

Land area: 14.1 square miles

Jacksonville,

For population 25 years and over in Jacksonville

  • High school or higher: 62.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 15.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.5%
  • Unemployed: 7.9%
  • Mean travel time to work: 17.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Jacksonville city

  • Never married: 25.3%
  • Now married: 52.5%
  • Separated: 2.8%
  • Widowed: 11.0%
  • Divorced: 8.3%

14.2% Foreign born (13.7% Latin America).

Population change in the 1990s: +196 (+1.4%).

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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: TX Tyler, (25.7 miles pop. 83,650).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: LA Shreveport, (108.6 miles pop. 200,145).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: TX Dallas, (119.3 miles pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: TX (9.1 miles Gallatin, Summerfield, TX (10.9 miles New Cuney, TX (11.4 miles) , TX (12.8 miles Bullard, TX Rusk, (14.0 miles TX (16.1 miles Troup, TX (16.3 miles Berryville, TX (17.5 miles Frankston,


Single-family new house construction building permits:
  • 1996: 36 buildings, average cost: $77,400
  • 1997: 42 buildings, average cost: $87,200
  • 1998: 41 buildings, average cost: $87,200
  • 1999: 21 buildings, average cost: $120,600
  • 2000: 35 buildings, average cost: $85,700
  • 2001: 67 buildings, average cost: $60,100
  • 2002: 41 buildings, average cost: $105,100
  • 2003: 17 buildings, average cost: $93,400
  • 2004: 14 buildings, average cost: $103,300
  • 2005: 17 buildings, average cost: $111,000

Latitude: 31.96 N, Longitude: 95.27 W

Area code: 903

Jacksonville, Texas business data: stores, dealers, real estate agents, wholesalers, restaurants...

Industries providing employment: Manufacturing (24.9%), Educational,health and social services (21.3%), Retail trade (12.2%).

Daytime population change due to commuting: +3,602 (+26.0%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 3,704 (70.3%)

Crime in Jacksonville by Year

Type 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004
Murders 0 0 1 1 3 0
    per 100,000 0.0 0.0 7.2 7.2 21.6 0.0
Rapes 12 11 17 25 11 11
    per 100,000 86.5 79.3 122.6 180.3 79.3 79.3
Robberies 17 18 20 13 12 16
    per 100,000 122.6 129.8 144.2 93.7 86.5 115.4
Assaults 96 61 63 43 70 67
    per 100,000 692.2 439.9 454.3 310.1 504.8 483.1
Burglaries 148 147 187 174 218 151
    per 100,000 1067.2 1060.0 1348.4 1254.7 1572.0 1088.8
Thefts 509 427 506 423 504 569
    per 100,000 3670.3 3079.0 3648.7 3050.2 3634.3 4103.0
Auto thefts 35 23 42 42 35 36
    per 100,000 252.4 165.8 302.9 302.9 252.4 259.6
451.5 369.3 454.9 403.5 455.9 424.1

Average climate in Jacksonville, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Jacksonville,

Jacksonville-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Texas state average. It is 131% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/11/1961, a category 3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 3.1 miles away from the Jacksonville city center injured 3 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 4/26/1991, a category 3 tornado 6.4 miles away from the city center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Birthplace of: Josh McCown - 2005 NFL player (Arizona Cardinals, born: Jul 4, 1979), Luke McCown - 2005 NFL player (Tampa Bay Buccaneers, born: Jul 12, 1981), Toby Gowin - 2005 NFL player (Atlanta Falcons, born: Mar 30, 1975), Al Dexter - musician.


Hospitals/medical centers in Jacksonville:
  • EAST TEXAS MEDICAL CENTER JACKSONVILLE (501 S RAGSDALE)
  • MOTHER FRANCES HOSPITAL JACKSONVILLE (2026 S JACKSON STREET)
Other hospitals/medical centers near Jacksonville:
  • RUSK STATE HOSP (about 14 miles; RUSK, TX)
  • EAST TEXAS MED CTR REHAB HOSP (about 25 miles; TYLER, TX)
  • EAST TEXAS MED CTR SPECIALTY HOSP (about 25 miles; TYLER, TX)
Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Jacksonville:
  • TYLER POUNDS RGNL (about 29 miles; TYLER, TX; ID: TYR)
  • EAST TEXAS RGNL (about 49 miles; LONGVIEW, TX; ID: GGG)
  • SHREVEPORT REGIONAL (about 106 miles; SHREVEPORT, LA; ID: SHV)
Other public-use airports nearest to Jacksonville:
  • CHEROKEE COUNTY (about 8 miles; JACKSONVILLE, TX; ID: JSO)
  • TARRANT FIELD (about 9 miles; MOUNT SELMAN, TX; ID: 6X0)
  • RUSK COUNTY (about 32 miles; HENDERSON, TX; ID: F12)

Local government website:

Local government employment and payroll (March 2002)

Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Local Libraries 4 $8,672 $26,016 4 $2,517
Streets and Highways 8 $14,132 $21,198 0 $0
Fire - Other 1 $1,740 $20,880 0 $0
Water Supply 14 $26,734 $22,914 1 $1,488
Health 3 $5,816 $23,264 1 $531
Parks and Recreation 7 $15,580 $26,708 5 $3,111
Sewerage 7 $19,731 $33,824 0 $0
Firefighters 29 $71,534 $29,600 2 $124
Other and Unallocable 5 $9,753 $23,407 0 $0
Police - Other 9 $16,408 $21,877 1 $1,027
Financial Administration 7 $17,108 $29,328 0 $0
Police Protection - Officers 29 $92,762 $38,384 0 $0
Solid Waste Management 10 $16,886 $20,263 0 $0
Judicial and Legal 4 $8,796 $26,388 0 $0
Other Government Administration 4 $16,481 $49,443 0 $0
Totals for Government 141 $342,134 $29,117 14 $8,798
Colleges/Universities in Jacksonville:
  • LON MORRIS COLLEGE (Full-time enrollment: 324; Location: 800 COLLEGE AVE; Private, not-for-profit)
  • JACKSONVILLE COLLEGE-MAIN CAMPUS (FT enrollment: 215; Location: 105 B J ALBRITTON DR; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.geocities.com/CollegePark/Library/3135)
  • BAPTIST MISSIONARY ASSOCIATION THEOLOGICAL SEM (FT enrollment: 39; Location: 1530 E PINE ST; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.bmats.edu; Offers Master's degree)
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Jacksonville:
  • THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT TYLER (about 25 miles; TYLER, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,433)
  • KILGORE COLLEGE (about 40 miles; KILGORE, TX; FT enrollment: 2,814)
  • TYLER JUNIOR COLLEGE (about 41 miles; TYLER, TX; FT enrollment: 5,872)
  • TRINITY VALLEY COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 43 miles; ATHENS, TX; FT enrollment: 2,858)
  • STEPHEN F AUSTIN STATE UNIVERSITY (about 50 miles; NACOGDOCHES, TX; FT enrollment: 10,217)
  • ANGELINA COLLEGE (about 56 miles; LUFKIN, TX; FT enrollment: 2,773)
  • NAVARRO COLLEGE (about 82 miles; CORSICANA, TX; FT enrollment: 2,842)
Public high school in Jacksonville:
  • JACKSONVILLE H S (Students: 1,190; Location: 1602 MASON DR; Grades: 09 - 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Jacksonville:
  • NICHOLS INTERMEDIATE (Students: 696; Location: 818 SE LOOP 456; Grades: 05 - 06)
  • JACKSONVILLE MIDDLE (Students: 642; Location: 1547 E PINE ST; Grades: 07 - 08)
  • FRED DOUGLASS (Students: 582; Location: P O BOX 631; Grades: PK - 04)
  • EAST SIDE ELEMENTARY (Students: 564; Location: 711 FT WORTH ST; Grades: PK - 04)
  • WEST SIDE ELEMENTARY (Students: 517; Location: 1002 SUNSET ST; Grades: PK - 04)
  • JOE WRIGHT ELEMENTARY (Students: 496; Location: 215 KICKAPOO ST; Grades: PK - 04)
  • COMPASS CENTER (Students: 136; Location: 1547 E PINE ST; Grades: PK - 12)
Private primary/middle school in Jacksonville:
  • VINEYARD CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 105; Location: P.O. BOX 869; Grades: PK - 7)
Library in Jacksonville:
  • JACKSONVILLE PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $263,120; Location: 502 S JACKSON ST; 57,164 books; 1,250 audio materials; 845 video materials; 139 serial subscriptions)

Notable locations in Jacksonville: Aber and Haberle Houses (A), William Walter Newton House (B), Vanishing Texana Museum (C).

Churches in Jacksonville include: Church of Christ (A), Saint Johns United Methodist Church (B), Saint Paul Baptist Church (C), First Baptist Church (D), First Church of the Nazarene (E), First Hispanic Baptist Church (F), First Pentecostal Church of God (G), First Presbyterian Church (H).

Cemeteries: Grimes Cemetery (1), Resthaven Cemetery (2).

Creek: Drip Rock Creek (A).

Parks in Jacksonville include: Tomato Bowl Stadium (1), Lake Jacksonville Park (2).


Jacksonville compared to Texas state average:
  • Black race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.
  • House age below state average.
Strongest AM radio stations in Jacksonville:
  • KEBE (1400 AM; 1 kW; JACKSONVILLE, TX; Owner: WALLER BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KTBB (600 AM; 5 kW; TYLER, TX; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KOFY (1060 AM; daytime; 10 kW; GILMER, TX; Owner: JERRY RUSSELL D/B/A THE RUSSELL COMPANY)
  • KEEL (710 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KFXR (1190 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KTLU (1580 AM; 1 kW; RUSK, TX; Owner: EMMETT H. WHITEHEAD)
  • KWKH (1130 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KRLD (1080 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • KTRH (740 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KGOL (1180 AM; 50 kW; HUMBLE, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KWRD (1470 AM; 5 kW; HENDERSON, TX; Owner: JERRY RUSSELL D/B/A THE RUSSELL COMPANY)
  • KSKY (660 AM; 20 kW; BALCH SPRINGS, TX; Owner: BISON MEDIA, INC.)
Strongest FM radio stations in Jacksonville:
  • KOOI (106.5 FM; JACKSONVILLE, TX; Owner: WALLER BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KBJS (90.3 FM; JACKSONVILLE, TX; Owner: EAST TEXAS MEDIA ASSOCIATION, INC.)
  • KTYL-FM (93.1 FM; TYLER, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KLJT (102.3 FM; JACKSONVILLE, TX; Owner: WALLER BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KOYE (96.7 FM; FRANKSTON, TX; Owner: WALLER MEDIA, LLC)
  • KPXI (100.7 FM; OVERTON, TX; Owner: INSPIRATION MEDIA OF TEXAS, LLC)
  • KNUE (101.5 FM; TYLER, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KWRW (97.7 FM; RUSK, TX; Owner: E. H. WHITEHEAD)
  • KISX (107.3 FM; WHITEHOUSE, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KGLY (91.3 FM; TYLER, TX; Owner: EDUC. RADIO FOUND. OF E. TEXAS, INC.)
  • KVNE (89.5 FM; TYLER, TX; Owner: EDUC. RADIO FOUND. OF E. TEXAS, INC.)
  • KTPB (88.7 FM; KILGORE, TX; Owner: KILGORE JUNIOR COLLEGE)
  • KBLZ (102.7 FM; WINONA, TX; Owner: S.O. 2,000, LC)
  • KYYK (98.3 FM; PALESTINE, TX; Owner: HIGHTOWER RADIO, INC.)
  • K259AQ (99.7 FM; TYLER, TX; Owner: NORTH TEXAS PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
TV broadcast stations around Jacksonville:
  • KETK-TV (Channel 56; JACKSONVILLE, TX; Owner: KETK LICENSEE L.P.)
  • KLSB-TV (Channel 19; NACOGDOCHES, TX; Owner: KLSB ACQUISITION CORP.)
  • K26GA (Channel 26; TYLER/JACKSONVILLE, TX; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KFXK (Channel 51; LONGVIEW, TX; Owner: WARWICK COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KLTV (Channel 7; TYLER, TX; Owner: CIVCO, INC.)
  • KTPN-LP (Channel 48; TYLER, TX; Owner: WARWICK COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • K20DL (Channel 20; TYLER, TX; Owner: PROGRESSIVE CABLE COMMUNICATIONS)

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