Jacksonville, IA Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Jacksonville, Iowa - Basic Facts

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The Jacksonville Census Designated Place had a population of 28 as of July 1, 2017. Jacksonville ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Iowa. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Jacksonville is located at latitude 41.6451 and longitude -95.1517 in Shelby County. The formal boundaries for the Jacksonville Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.1 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Shelby County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,276 feet.

The Jacksonville Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2583483) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

The Jacksonville Census Designated Place is located within Township of Jackson, a minor civil division (MCD) of Shelby County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Jacksonville population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

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Jacksonville, IA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 28
Daytime Population: Workers 8
Daytime Population: Residents 13
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 21
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.75
Population in Households 28
Population in Familes 25
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 285
Diversity Index3 0


Median Household Income $66,533
Average Household Income $78,451
Per Capita Income $35,293


Total Housing Units 19 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 12 (63.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 3 (15.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 5 (26.3%)
Median Home Value $175,000
Average Home Value $289,583


Total Households 14
Average Household Size 2.0
Family Households 11
Average Family Size 2
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.95% -0.72%
Households -0.95% 0.0%
Families 1.32% -1.89%
Median Household Income   3.73%
Per Capita Income   2.71%

Jacksonville, IA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Jacksonville to the other 1,009 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Iowa by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 999 1st
Population Density # 796 21st
Diversity Index # 999 0th
Median Household Income # 134 87th
Per Capita Income # 74 93rd

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