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Welcome to Jacob City ...

The city of Jacob City is located in Jackson County.

The location of Jacob City has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Jacob City has a population of 246 people<2> (see below for details).

Jacob City is 150 feet [46 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Jacob City lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Note: If you travel east from Jacob City (for example, toward Iron City (GA)), you will leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).

Jacob City lies within the (850) area code.

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Jacob City had a population of 250 people. This makes Jacob City the county's 9th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 250 people, the population of Jacob City decreased 11.03% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 281 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Jacob City had an population of 246 people. This is a decrease of 1.6% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 12.46% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Jacob City.

Communities near Jacob City ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Marianna   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the Southeast (SE) of Jacob City

Chipley   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Jacob City

Located in Washington County

Bonifay   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Jacob City

Located in Holmes County

Taylor   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the North (N) of Jacob City

Located in Houston County (AL)

Graceville   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Jacob City

Malone   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East (E) of Jacob City

Slocomb   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Jacob City

Located in Geneva County (AL)

Rehobeth   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the North (N) of Jacob City

Located in Houston County (AL)

Malvern   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the North (N) of Jacob City

Located in Geneva County (AL)

Cottonwood   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Jacob City

Located in Houston County (AL)

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Jacob City.

Communities Also Named Jacob City ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Jacob City - they are located in Michigan and Utah.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Jacob City.

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Jacob City. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Jacob City. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Jacob City.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Jacob City:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Jacob City ...

Looking for more information about Jacob City? 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.

Looking for more information about Jacob City? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Jacob City, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Jacob City.

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Florida

About Jackson County

About Florida

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Jacob City. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Jackson County: www.jacksoncounty-fl.com/

The official website for State of Florida: www.myflorida.com/

Footnotes ...

<1>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.

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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Jacob City.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Jacob City - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Jacob City) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Jacob City. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Jacob City

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Jacob City. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.8928, Longitude: -85.4106     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Jacob City have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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