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.
After Spain ceded the Florida Territory to the United States in 1821, American settlers on the north side of the Cow Ford decided to plan a town, laying out the streets and plats.
They soon named the town Jacksonville, after Andrew Jackson. Hart, residents wrote a charter for a town government, which was approved by the Florida Legislative Council on February 9, 1832.
bis Sonntag, , jeweils von 10 bis 18 Uhr bietet im Eissportzentrum Stoffe und Zubehör zum Nähen, Häkeln Sticken und Stricken.
with which the city government consolidated in 1968.
Harbor improvements since the late 19th century have made Jacksonville a major military and civilian deep-water port.