In 2017, Jacksonville, IL had a population of 39.6k people with a median age of 41.6 and a median household income of $49,306. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Jacksonville, IL declined from 39,970 to 39,551, a -1.05% decrease and its median household income grew from $47,611 to $49,306, a 3.56% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Jacksonville, IL are White (Non-Hispanic) (90.1%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (5.34%), White (Hispanic) (1.72%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (1.52%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (0.607%). N/A% of the people in Jacksonville, IL speak a non-English language, and 99% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Jacksonville, IL are Illinois College (286 degrees awarded in 2017), MacMurray College (152 degrees), and Mr John's School of Cosmetology & Nails-Jacksonville (12 degrees).
The median property value in Jacksonville, IL is $101,100, and the homeownership rate is 69.8%. Most people in Jacksonville, IL commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 19.3 minutes. The average car ownership in Jacksonville, IL is 2 cars per household.