In 2018, Jacksonville, IL had a population of 39.5k people with a median age of 41.9 and a median household income of $49,117. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Jacksonville, IL declined from 39,551 to 39,473, a -0.197% decrease and its median household income declined from $49,306 to $49,117, a -0.383% decrease.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Jacksonville, IL are White (Non-Hispanic) (89.6%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (5.76%), White (Hispanic) (1.68%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.53%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (0.651%). 0% of the households in Jacksonville, IL speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 99% of the residents in Jacksonville, IL are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Jacksonville, IL are Illinois College (256 degrees awarded in 2019), MacMurray College (124 degrees), and Mr John's School of Cosmetology & Nails-Jacksonville (8 degrees).
In 2018, the median property value in Jacksonville, IL was $102,100, and the homeownership rate was 69.1%. Most people in Jacksonville, IL drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 20.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Jacksonville, IL was 2 cars per household.