How Jax Compares: The Different Faces of Density


Density comes in all shapes, forms and sizes. Here's how some of Jacksonville's most popular neighborhoods compare in density with select walkable neighborhoods in well known American cities.

Published August 5, 2015 in Urban Issues - MetroJacksonville.com


Chinatown - Manhattan, NY (Census tract 8)
Population per square mile, 2010: 122,462.3



Brickell Key - Miami, FL (Census tract 6707)
Population per square mile, 2010: 57,566.2



North Beach - San Francisco, CA (Census tract 106)
Population per square mile, 2010: 53,868.7



Columbia Heights - Washington, DC (Census tract 36)
Population per square mile, 2010: 35,668.8



Society Hill - Philadelphia, PA (Census tract 1001)
Population per square mile, 2010: 29,388.7



Lakeview - Chicago, IL (Census tract 604)
Population per square mile, 2010: 26,853.9




The Fan - Richmond, VA (Census tract 404)
Population per square mile, 2010: 22,175.1



Flamingo/Lummus - Miami Beach, FL (Census tract 4304)
Population per square mile, 2010: 18,446.3



French Quarter - Charleston, SC (Census tract 4)
Population per square mile, 2010: 13,800.5



Jacksonville - The Space Inbetween (Census tract 1)
Population per square mile, 2010: 13,442.8






Harbour Island - Tampa, FL (Census tract 5102)
Population per square mile, 2010: 13,162.9



Midtown - Detroit, MI (Census tract 5203)
Population per square mile, 2010: 11,700.7




Country Club Plaza - Kansas City, MO (Census tract 73)
Population per square mile, 2010: 11,039.1



Old Louisville - Louisville, KY (Census tract 52)
Population per square mile, 2010: 10,513.3



South Historic District - Savannah, GA (Census tract 9)
Population per square mile, 2010: 10,278.7



First Ward - Charlotte, NC (Census tract 6)
Population per square mile, 2010: 9,884.3



Jacksonville - Baymeadows (Census tract 15925)
Population per square mile, 2010: 9,410.3








Montrose - Houston, TX (Census tract 410402)
Population per square mile, 2010: 9,109.3




Ghent - Norfolk, VA (Census tract 37)
Population per square mile, 2010: 8,934.8



Faubourg Marigny - New Orleans, LA (Census tract 18)
Population per square mile, 2010: 7,847.4



Jacksonville - Avondale (Census tract 2101)
Population per square mile, 2010: 7,057.7






Thornton Park - Orlando, FL (Census tract 102)
Population per square mile, 2010: 6,869.2



Jacksonville - Jacksonville Beach (Census tract 14202)
Population per square mile, 2010: 6,477.6






Jacksonville - Durkeeville (Census tract 2902)
Population per square mile, 2010: 5,892.5







Channel District - Tampa, FL (Census tract 5301)
Population per square mile, 2010: 5,685.1



East Nashville - Nashville, TN (Census tract 192)
Population per square mile, 2010: 5,113.6



Jacksonville - Springfield (Census tract 11)
Population per square mile, 2010: 4,159.5







Jacksonville - Brooklyn/Riverside (north of east of King St) (Census tract 171)
Population per square mile, 2010: 3,967.3






Jacksonville - San Marco (Census tract 7)
Population per square mile, 2010: 3,444,6





Source: US Census Bureau: http://projects.nytimes.com/census/2010/map


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