28540

  1. Legal Resources for the 28540 Zip Code
  2. Statistics for the 28540 Zip Code
  3. Property/Housing/Real Estate Information for the 28540 Zip Code
  4. Family Information for the 28540 Zip Code
  5. Education Information for the 28540 Zip Code
  6. Public Benefits Information for the 28540 Zip Code
  7. Criminal Information for the 28540 Zip Code
  8. Immigration & Civil Rights Information for the 28540 Zip Code
  9. Cities for the 28540 Zip Code


Legal Resources for the 28540 Zip Code

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Statistics for the 28540 Zip Code

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  • Population (2000): 45,074
  • Land Area (2000): 250.301 square kilometers
  • Water Area (2000): 0.163 square kilometers
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Houses (2000): 17,558

Population - Urban/Rural for the 28540 Zip Code

Urban/Rural Population Percent
 Urban 34,418 76.80%
 Rural, Farm 148 0.33%
 Rural, Non-farm 10,252 22.87%



Employment Information for the 28540 Zip Code

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Hours Worked Per Week In 1999 for the 28540 Zip Code

Hours Per Week  Population Percent
35 or more hours 21,062 62.33%
15-35 hours 3,596 10.64%
1-14 hours 932 2.76%
No regular hours 8,200 24.27%

Time Left For Work for the 28540 Zip Code

Time  Population Percent
Midnight-4:59 AM 877 3.96%
5 AM-5:29 AM 1,054 4.75%
5:30 AM-5:59 AM 1,491 6.73%
6 AM-6:29 AM 3,008 13.57%
6:30 AM-6:59 AM 3,480 15.70%
7 AM-7:29 AM 3,323 14.99%
7:30 AM-7:59 AM 2,757 12.44%
8 AM-8:29 AM 1,223 5.52%
8:30 AM-8:59 AM 808 3.64%
9:00 AM-9:59 AM 867 3.91%
10:00 AM-10:59 AM 431 1.94%
11:00 AM-11:59 AM 267 1.20%
Noon-3:59 PM 1,212 5.47%
4 PM-11:59 PM 1,371 6.18%

Length Of Commute In Minutes for the 28540 Zip Code

Minutes  Population Percent
Less than 5 910 4.10%
5-9 2,985 13.46%
10-14 3,930 17.73%
15-19 4,330 19.53%
20-24 3,342 15.08%
25-29 1,095 4.94%
30-34 2,898 13.07%
35-39 316 1.43%
40-44 383 1.73%
45-59 890 4.01%
60-89 777 3.50%
At least 90 313 1.41%

Length Of Commute In Minutes - Public vs. Private Transportation for the 28540 Zip Code


Minutes  Population (public) Percent  Population (private) Percent
Under 30 112 0.51% 16,480 74.34%
30-44 38 0.17% 3,559 16.05%
45-59 10 0.05% 880 3.97%
At least 60 19 0.09% 1,071 4.83%

Type Of Commute for the 28540 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Bicycle 54 0.24%
 Car / truck / van, carpool 3,717 16.51%
 Car / truck / van, solo 16,685 74.10%
 Motorcycle 13 0.06%
 Other 363 1.61%
 Public transportation 179 0.79%
 Walked 1,158 5.14%
 Worked at home 349 1.55%



Family Information for the 28540 Zip Code

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Families where both partners work (2000): 4,504
People at same address in 1995: 15,767

Household Income in 1999 for the 28540 Zip Code


Income Population Percent
Under $10,000 1,455 9.25%
$10,000-$14,999 1,146 7.29%
$15,000-$19,999 1,395 8.87%
$20,000-$24,999 1,496 9.51%
$25,000-$29,999 1,465 9.32%
$30,000-$34,999 1,446 9.19%
$35,000-$39,999 990 6.30%
$40,000-$44,999 1,044 6.64%
$45,000-$49,999 949 6.03%
$50,000-$59,999 1,492 9.49%
$60,000-$74,999 1,222 7.77%
$75,000-$99,999 971 6.17%
$100,000-$124,999 329 2.09%
$125,000-$149,999 142 0.90%
$150,000-$199,999 109 0.69%
$200,000 or more 75 0.48%

Household Type for the 28540 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Nonfamily, 1 person 3,326 20.97%
 Family, 2 people 4,414 27.83%
 Nonfamily, 2 people 793 5.00%
 Family, 3 people 3,121 19.68%
 Nonfamily, 3 people 156 0.98%
 Family, 4 people 2,517 15.87%
 Nonfamily, 4 people 50 0.32%
 Family, 5 people 1,027 6.48%
 Nonfamily, 5 people 21 0.13%
 Family, 6 people 302 1.90%
 Nonfamily, 6 people 2 0.01%
 Family, 7 or more people 131 0.83%
 Nonfamily, 7 or more people 0 0.00%

Household Income Type for the 28540 Zip Code

Type  Population Percent
Earnings 13,464 32.50%
Interest / Dividend / Rent 3,765 9.09%
Public Assistance 609 1.47%
Retirement 2,861 6.91%
Self Employment 1,622 3.91%
Social Security 2,775 6.70%
Supplemental Security 644 1.55%
Wage / Salary 13,045 31.49%
Other 2,646 6.39%

Family Type for the 28540 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 No children under 18 4,182 46.82%
 With children under 18 4,750 53.18%

Marital Status - Male (for those 15+ in 2000) for the 28540 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 1,300 7.21%
 Married 10,492 58.17%
 Never Married 6,019 33.37%
 Widowed 227 1.26%

Marital Status - Female (for those 15+ in 2000) for the 28540 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 1,841 11.27%
 Married 9,914 60.70%
 Never Married 3,316 20.30%
 Widowed 1,262 7.73%



Education Information for the 28540 Zip Code

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Highest Degree Earned (18 or older) for the 28540 Zip Code

Degree Population Percent
 Less than 9th grade 1,372 4.22%
 9th-12th grade, no diploma 3,574 10.98%
 High school diploma or equivalent 12,209 37.52%
 Some college, no degree 9,462 29.08%
 Associate degree 2,311 7.10%
 Bachelors degree 2,621 8.05%
 Graduate or professional degree 991 3.05%

Population In School (3 or older) for the 28540 Zip Code

School Level  In Public School Percent  In Private School Percent Total Percent
Nursery or preschool 512 1.14% 340 0.75% 852 1.89%
Kindergarten 688 1.53% 14 0.03% 702 1.56%
Grades 1-4 2,416 5.36% 114 0.25% 2,530 5.61%
Grades 5-8 2,541 5.64% 114 0.25% 2,655 5.89%
Grades 9-12 2,344 5.20% 47 0.10% 2,391 5.30%
Undergrad college 2,046 4.54% 329 0.73% 2,375 5.27%
Graduate or professional school 109 0.24% 56 0.12% 165 0.37%
Total 10,656 23.64% 1,014 2.25% 11,670 25.89%



Public Benefits Information for the 28540 Zip Code

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Above Or Below Poverty Level In 1999 for the 28540 Zip Code

Above/Below Population Percent
 At Or Above Poverty Level 36,286 86.88%
 Below Poverty Level 5,479 13.12%



Criminal Information for the 28540 Zip Code

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Correctional Institution Population (2000): 117


Immigration & Civil Rights Information for the 28540 Zip Code

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Population By Age for the 28540 Zip Code

Age Population Percent
0-9 Years 7,253 16.09%
10-19 Years 7,282 16.16%
20-29 Years 10,718 23.78%
30-39 Years 6,650 14.75%
40-49 Years 5,553 12.32%
50-59 Years 3,172 7.04%
60-69 Years 2,319 5.14%
70-79 Years 1,557 3.45%
80-89 Years 501 1.11%
90+ Years 69 0.15%

Population - Male/Female for the 28540 Zip Code

Male/Female Population Percent
 Male 23,420 51.96%
 Female 21,654 48.04%

Population By Ethnicity for the 28540 Zip Code

Ethnicity Population Percent
 Caucasian 30,095 66.77%
 African-American 9,812 21.77%
 Hispanic/Latino 2,815 6.25%
 Multiracial 1,120 2.48%
 Asian 767 1.70%
 Amerindian 290 0.64%
 Other Race 94 0.21%
 Pacific Islander 81 0.18%

Top Specified Ancestries for the 28540 Zip Code

Rank Ancestry  Population Percent Of Specified Ancestries
1. German 5,456 18.85%
2. Irish 5,055 17.47%
3. United States Or American 4,176 14.43%
4. English 3,750 12.96%
5. Italian 1,944 6.72%
6. French Non-Basque 1,542 5.33%
7. Polish 1,079 3.73%
8. Scotch Irish 941 3.25%
9. Scottish 860 2.97%
10. Dutch 529 1.83%

Top Languages Spoken At Home for the 28540 Zip Code

Rank Language  Population Percent Of Reported Languages
1. Only English 37,452 91.60%
2. Spanish Or Spanish Creole 2,074 5.07%
3. Tagalog 276 0.68%
4. French 251 0.61%
5. Japanese 183 0.45%
6. Other Pacific Island 150 0.37%
7. German 133 0.33%
8. Italian 37 0.09%
9. Gujarathi 36 0.09%
10. Greek 33 0.08%

Citizen Type for the 28540 Zip Code

Type Population Percent
 Citizen by birth 43,236 96.47%
 Naturalized immigrant 669 1.49%
 Not a citizen 913 2.04%



Cities for the 28540 Zip Code

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Alphabetical | By Population

Jacksonville