Jacksonville Quick Guide
The riverfront city of Jacksonville, Florida is located along the St. Johns River in the northeastern corner of the state - "where Florida begins," as the slogan goes - and was named in honor of General Andrew Jackson.
At 841 square miles, Jacksonville is the largest city in the contiguous United States, size-wise. This sprawling metropolis is also the most populous part of the Sunshine State and is a major hub of industry and commerce in the South.
Jacksonville's economy is driven by the finance and insurance industries, as well as trade, transportation and utility services.
Jacksonville City Hall is located at 117 W. Duval Street. The best way for citizens to gain access to city services is by calling City Line at (904) 630-CITY (2489).
Getting Around or Getting Away
Map your driving directions to Downtown Jacksonville from areas such as Arlington, Dinsmore and Normandy.
Need a flight to or from Jacksonville International Airport? Find a Jacksonville travel agency. Need to get to JIA from areas including Riverside and San Marco? Try these airport transportation services.