Duval County Profile

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County Seat: Jacksonville
Nearest MSA: Jacksonville MSA
Largest Cities: 1 Jacksonville
2 Jacksonville Beach
3 Atlantic Beach
Miles* To:
Tallahassee ............................ 157
Orlando ............................ 127
Tampa ............................ 174
Jacksonville ............................ 0
Miami ............................ 327
Atlanta ............................ 289
Chicago ............................ 865
Dallas ............................ 906
New York ............................ 835
*Miles are calculated from county seat.
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Time Zone: Eastern
Local Area Code(s): 904
Duval
1980: 571,003
1990: 672,971
2010: 864,263
2020(p): 943,900
2040(p): 1,094,100
(p) Denotes Projected Population
Florida
9,746,961
12,938,071
18,801,310
21,326,800
26,081,800
Average Temperature High Low
January: 64 41
July: 92 73
Florida Mean Annual Precipitation 53
Average Annual Rain Days 116
(2010)
In-Migration 40,238
Out-Migration 42,721
Net-Migration -2,483
*Estimates based on IRS Statistics of Income data
(2010)
Labor Force 446,969
Labor Force % of County Population 51.6
Number in County Unemployed 52,274
Unemployment Rate 11.7%
N/D = No Data Duval Florida
(2010)
Average Annual Employment 431,969 7,109,630
Natural Resources & Mining 0.1% 1.2%
Construction 4.9% 5.0%
Manufacturing 5.1% 4.3%
Trade, Transportation and Utilities 22.0% 21.2%
Information 2.0% 1.9%
Financial Activities 11.2% 6.6%
Professional & Business Services 16.4% 14.8%
Education & Health Services 15.0% 22.0%
Leisure & Hospitality 9.9% 13.2%
Other Services 2.8% 3.3%
Public administration 5.6% 6.6%
Unclassified 0.0% 0.0%

Average Annual Wage
(2010)
All Industries $45,084
Construction $45,925
Education & Health Services $48,053
Financial Activities $58,129
Information $80,237
Leisure & Hospitality $19,662
Manufacturing $54,924
Natural Resources & Mining $31,595
Other Services $30,884
Professional & Business Services $49,529
Public administration $53,137
Trade, Transportation and Utilities $38,228
Unclassified $348,751
Duval Florida
2007 $39,613 $39,449
2008 $39,861 $40,133
2009 $38,937 $38,965
Major Private Sector Employers
Baptist Health
Business Line: Hospital
Number of Employees - 8,100
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
Business Line: Health Insurance Regional Headquarters
Number of Employees - 7,000
Mayo Clinic
Business Line: Multi-Specialty Healthcare Center
Number of Employees - 5,000
Citibank (Citi-Cards)
Business Line: Credit Card Company - Division Headquarters
Number of Employees - 4,600
CSX
Business Line: Railroad Corporate Headquarters
Number of Employees - 4,400
Bank of America
Business Line: Regional Banking Systems Headquarters
Number of Employees - 4,000
United Parcel Service
Business Line: Parcel Delivery
Number of Employees - 3,800
St. Vincent's Medical Center
Business Line: Healthcare
Number of Employees - 3,796
Shands Hospital Jacksonville
Business Line: Healthcare
Number of Employees - 3,500
AT&T
Business Line: Telecommunications
Number of Employees - 3,320
Federal Interstates I-10; I-95; I-295
Federal Highways US-1; US-17; US-90; US-301
State Highways SR-AIA; SR-13; SR-115; SR-134; SR-228
Railroads CSX; Norfolk Southern; Florida East Coast
Nearest Airport with Scheduled Commerical Airline Service: Jacksonville International Airport
# Runways 2
Longest Paved Runway(ft.) 10000
General Aviation Airports Cecil Commerce Center; Craig Municipal Airport; Herlong Field
Local Deep Water Port JAXPORT
Miles to Closest Port 0
COUNTY
Countywide Ad Valorem Millage Rates:
Government 0.0000
Schools 7.5530
Special 0.3658
Total 7.9188

Ad Valorem Tax Exemption: Yes
Retail Sales Tax (Local Option) 1.00
Federal Enterprise Zone Yes
State Enterprise Zone EZ-1601
STATE
Corporate Income Tax 5.5%
Personal Income Tax 0.0%
Retail Sales Tax 6.0%
Electric Companies:
  • Jacksonville Electric Authority (JEA)
Natural Gas Companies:
  • TECO People
Telephone Companies:
  • BellSouth
  • Sprint
  • ALLTEL
  • SBC Telecom
  • Vonage
  • Comcast
Water & Sewer Companies:
  • Jacksonville Electric Authority (JEA)
  • Atlantic Beach Public Works
  • Jacksonville Beach Public Works
  • Neptune Beach Public Works
  • St. Johns River Water Management District
Exisiting Industrial Zoned Land Yes
Number of Acres 33,441
Largest Available Contiguous Parcel 800,000
Industrial Parks Yes
Number of Acres 15,000
Largest Available Contiguous Parcel 800,000
Foreign Trade Zones Yes
Zone Number(s) 64
Public
Schools
Teachers Enrollments
Totals: 187 8,883 123,995
Private Schools Available: Yes
POST SECONDARY EDUCATION SERVING THE COUNTY:
Colleges/Universities:
  • University of North Florida
  • Jacksonville University
  • Edward Waters College
  • Florida Coastal School of Law
  • University of Phoenix
Junior/Community Colleges:
  • Florida Community College at Jacksonville
Vocational/Technical Schools:
  • Advanced Career Training
  • Florida Technical College
  • Tulsa Welding School
  • Decker School of Construction
  • ITT Technical Institute
Other Schools:
  • Jones College
  • Nova Southeastern University
  • Webster University
  • Florida Metropolitan University
  • Southern Illinois University
Cost of Living
Price Level Index, (2010)
Florida State Average = 100
Sample
2008 101.93
2009 101.90
2010 101.52
Medical Services:
  • Baptist Medical Center
  • Mayo Clinic
  • Memorial Hospital
  • Shands Jacksonville
  • St. Luke's Hospital
  • St. Vincent's Medical Center
  • Wolfson's Childrens' Hospital
Recreational Opportunities:
  • Jacksonville Beaches
  • Jacksonville Suns Baseball
  • Jacksonville Symphony Orchestra
  • Jacksonville Zoological Gardens
  • St. Johns River
  • State Parks
  • The Jacksonville Jaguars - NFL Team
Historical Points Of Interest:
  • Cummer Museum of Art and Gardens
  • Fort Caroline National Memorial
  • Jacksonville Maritime Museum
  • Museum of Science and Natural History
  • Sojourner Truth Library Museum
  • The Ritz Theater and La Villa Museum
  • Timucuan Ecological and Historical Preserve
Cultural Events/Festivals:
  • Georgia vs. Florida Classic
  • Jacksonvile Jazz Festival
  • Jacksonville Light Parade
  • Kingfish Tournament
  • Sea and Sky Spectacular
  • The Spring Music Festival
  • Toyota Gator Bowl
  • World of Nations Celebration

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