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Jacksonville Jobs Overview

1,648
Job Openings
5.1%
Unemployment Rate
$35,240
Median Base Salary
67k
Population

Jacksonville has the 404th largest population in the United States. The population shrank by 4.0% from 2010 to 2015, which was slower than the national average. Unemployment in the Jacksonville area is 5%, which is higher than the national average, and is getting better. Jacksonville has the 218th largest local economy in the US, and a low cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Jacksonville is below average at $35,240, and the median cost of a home in Jacksonville is $155,400, which is below the national average. 22% of workers in Jacksonville hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 91% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Jacksonville. 72% of Jacksonville workers drive to work alone, 0% take public transit, 13% carpool, and 13% walk. People in Jacksonville spend an average of 20 minutes commuting to work, which is shorter than the national average of 26 minutes.

Employment Resources

Onslow County NCWorks Career Center

461 Western Blvd
Suite 106
Jacksonville, NC 28546
910-347-2121