A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Jacksonville Beach, Florida
Welcome to Jacksonville Beach ...
A typical abbreviation for Jacksonville Beach: Jacksonville Bch.
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Jacksonville Beach has a population of 23,673 people<2> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Jacksonville Beach.
The city of Jacksonville Beach was previously named Pablo Beach. Going back to its beginning, Jacksonville Beach was originally named Ruby. For more information about the names of Jacksonville Beach, see The Names of Jacksonville Beach on our Genealogy Page.
The community of Jacksonville Beach is near sea level<3>.
Time Zone: Jacksonville Beach lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Jacksonville Beach is within the (904) area code.
The ZIP codes for Jacksonville Beach: 32240, 32250<4>
Websites for Jacksonville Beach ...
Official Website: www.jacksonvillebeach.org/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Jacksonville Beach had an population of 23,673 people. This is an increase of 10.82% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 12.78% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Jacksonville Beach had a population of 21,362 people. This makes Jacksonville Beach the county's 2nd most populous community.
The population of Jacksonville Beach represents 0.11% of the total population of Florida (which has 18,801,310 people), making it the state's 99th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 21,362 people, the population of Jacksonville Beach increased 1.77% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 20,990 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Jacksonville Beach.
Communities near Jacksonville Beach ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Jacksonville Beach.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Jacksonville Beach. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Jacksonville Beach.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Jacksonville Beach. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Jacksonville Beach.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Jacksonville Beach. See our Newspapers Page for Jacksonville Beach.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Jacksonville Beach ...
Looking for more information about Jacksonville Beach? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Jacksonville Beach, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Jacksonville Beach.
Adding Jacksonville Beach to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Jacksonville Beach in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Jacksonville Beach was on a map titled Road Map for Florida (from Shell Oil, 1956).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Jacksonville Beach on our Genealogy Page.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Jacksonville Beach: www.jacksonvillebeach.org/
The official website for State of Florida: www.myflorida.com/
Please keep in mind that we can not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of the information on this website, so use with care. We encourage you to double-check the information that is critical to you.
If you've found an error or have additional information that you would like to share, please don't hesitate to write. Click here to contact us.
This page was last modified: 17 Apr 2022