Jacksonville

FLORIDA


Jacksonville News

Community news and events for Feb. 5 and beyond

Ocala StarBanner

Date: 2/4/2017 11:53:00 PM

(438-2810) * St. Johns River Water Management District, Governing Board, 10:30 a.m., 4049 Reid St., Palatka. (329-4470) Info session The College of Central Florida will host an information session for veterans considering going to college and current

Read More

Cvs Pharmacies Near Me - Cvs Pharmacy Jacksonville Fl - St Johns Pharmacy - 9,308 Completed ORDERS Today!

Net News Ledger

Date: 2/4/2017 6:54:00 PM

Cvs Pharmacies Near Me - Cvs Pharmacy Jacksonville Fl - St Johns Pharmacy - 4,816 Completed ORDERS Today! Table Graphic Jump LocationTable 3. You should consult the full list of side effects on the patient information leaflet provided with your treatment

Read More

Cvs Pharmacy Jacksonville Fl - St Johns Pharmacy - Island Pharmacy - 9,702 Completed ORDERS Today!

Arseblog News

Date: 2/4/2017 1:46:00 PM

Cvs Pharmacy Jacksonville Fl - St Johns Pharmacy - Island Pharmacy - 7,157 Completed ORDERS Today! Sildenafil is good for patients who acquired impotence for medical reasons. Tell your doctor about all your current medicines, especially riociguat Adempas

Read More

Thriftway Pharmacy - Cvs Pharmacies Near Me - Cvs Pharmacy Jacksonville Fl - 2,735 Completed ORDERS Today!

conversationalreading.com

Date: 2/4/2017 12:54:00 AM

Thriftway Pharmacy - Cvs Pharmacies Near Me - Cvs Pharmacy Jacksonville Fl - 2,249 Completed ORDERS Today! In some patients, the useof VIAGRA with alpha-blockers can lead to a drop in blood pressure or to fainting medicines called HIV protease inhibitors

Read More

Jacksonville’s Thriving Freedom Boat Club Celebrates Rank as One of Nation’s Largest

military-technologies.net

Date: 2/4/2017 12:47:00 AM

Jacksonville, FL, February 04, 2017 –(PR.com)– It’s a timeless expression indicating good fortune or unqualified success: Your boat has come in. In the case of the local affiliate of the Freedom Boat Club, it would be more accurate to say

Read More

19
11:42:32 AM
UPCOMING EVENTS
11/23/2017 - Thanksgiving
What's New!
 
Favorites
 
Featured Business
880 S Pickett St
Alexandria, VA 22304
Add your business
Jacksonville Businesses
Advertisement
Boating / Waterfront
Shopping
Antiques
Tourism / Recreation
Professional Services

View Sponsor Details | View By Category | Add Your Business Here



Jacksonville is the largest city in the State of Florida by population and the largest city by area in the contiguous United States. It is the county seat of Duval County, with which the city government consolidated in 1968. Consolidation gave Jacksonville its great size and placed most of its metropolitan population within the city limits; with an estimated population in 2013 of 842,583, it is the most populous city proper in Florida and the Southeast, and the 13th most populous in the United States. Jacksonville is the principal city in the Jacksonville metropolitan area, with a population of 1,345,596 in 2010.

Jacksonville is in the First Coast region of northeast Florida and is centered on the banks of the St. Johns River, about 25 miles south of the Georgia state line and about 340 miles north of Miami. The Jacksonville Beaches communities are along the adjacent Atlantic coast. The area was originally inhabited by the Timucua people, and in 1564 was the site of the French colony of Fort Caroline, one of the earliest European settlements in what is now the continental United States. Under British rule, settlement grew at the narrow point in the river where cattle crossed, known as Wacca Pilatka to the Seminole and Cowford to the British. A platted town was established there in 1822, a year after the United States gained Florida from Spain; it was named after Andrew Jackson, the first military governor of the Florida Territory and seventh President of the United States.

Harbor improvements since the late 19th century have made Jacksonville a major military and civilian deep-water port. Its riverine location facilitates two U.S. Navy bases and the Port of Jacksonville, Florida's third largest seaport. Significant factors in the local economy include services such as banking, insurance, healthcare and logistics. As with much of Florida, tourism is also important to the Jacksonville area, particularly tourism related to golf. In 2012, Jacksonville was listed as a "sufficiency" world city in the World Cities Study Group’s inventory, ranking alongside cities such as Abuja and Tulsa. People from Jacksonville may be called "Jacksonvillians" or "Jaxsons" (also spelled "Jaxons").
Jacksonville Restaurants
Nearby Coastal Towns
32 miles
59 miles
78 miles
120 miles
121 miles
138 miles
166 miles
182 miles

Quick Links
Jacksonville News
Jacksonville Photos
Jacksonville Videos

About Us
Contact Us
Site Map
Search Site
Advertise With Us
   
Jacksonville.USCoast.info
THE JACKSONVILLE WEBSITE

Copyright 2017, Coastal Town
Privacy    |    Legal