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The City of Jacksonville, FL

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Jacksonville, Florida is the thirteenth most populated city in the United States, with 813,518 residents. Jacksonville ranks as the number 1 most populated city in the state of Florida, and is located in Duval County. The largest nearby city to Jacksonville is Jacksonville Beach, approximately 20 miles from the city center.

There are several family restaurants in or near Jacksonville, including Larry's Giant Subs, China Super Buffet, Dairy Queen of Oceanway, Sam's Truck Stop and Cross Creek Steakhouse & Ribs. For a larger selection of Jacksonville restaurants select our Restaurants tab above.

Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Jacksonville Golf Courses, Zoos and/or Museums, including the Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens, Alexander Brest Museum and Gallery, Pine Lakes Golf Course, First Church of Christ Scientist (Jacksonville Florida) and North/West Course at Fernandina Beach Municipal Golf Course. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Jacksonville please click on the Attractions tab above.

The following 2 airports are located in or near Jacksonville:
- Jacksonville Craig Municipal Airport (CRG)
- Jacksonville Intl. Airport (JAX)

Jacksonville, Florida Climate and Weather

Current Weather in Jacksonville
In the month of May, Jacksonville experiences an average high temperature of 83 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in May are usually about 66 degrees with an average rainfall of 2.13 inches.

The seasonal climate varies in Jacksonville with daytime temperatures averaging 89 degrees in the summer, and 65 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect Jacksonville to receive an average of 2.49 inches of rainfall per/month during winter months and 5.27 inches of rainfall per/month in the summer months.

The temperature has been known to get as high as 0 degrees in the summer and as low as 0 degrees in the winter so visitors planning a vacation to Jacksonville should check the weather forecast to determine proper attire prior to departure. Spring and Fall bring average daytime temperatures of 79 degrees, and nighttime lows of 63.


                                                                                    
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Jacksonville, Florida Attractions

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Adventure Landing  - Jacksonville Beach,
Adventure Landing is a group of amusement parks located in Florida, New York, North Carolina and Texas. The first park was opened in Jacksonville Beach, Florida in 1995 by Adventure Entertainment Company. It was a success and nine other parks were constructed.
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Alexander Brest Museum and Gallery  - Jacksonville,
The Alexander Brest Museum and Gallery is a museum that is situated in the Phillips Fine Arts Building on the campus of Jacksonville University. It was named for its primary benefactor. The museum features collections of carved ivory, Pre-Columbian artifacts, Steuben glass, Chinese porcelain, Cloisonne, Tiffany glass, and Boehm porcelain as well as rotating exhibitions.
Amelia Island Museum Of History Fernandina Beach Florida
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Amelia Island Museum of History  - Fernandina Beach,
The Amelia Island Museum of History is a museum that can be found at 233 South Third Street, Fernandina Beach, Florida. It houses exhibits focusing on the history of Nassau County, Florida and is situated inside the old Nassau county jail

 

Atlantic Beach Florida
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Atlantic Beach  - Atlantic Beach,
Atlantic Beach, a city in Duval County, Florida, is the northernmost of the Jacksonville Beaches communities. When the majority of communities in Duval County consolidated with Jacksonville, Florida in 1968, Atlantic Beach, along with Jacksonville Beach, Neptune Beach, and Baldwin, Florida, remained quasi-independent. Like the other towns, it maintains its own municipal government but its residents vote in the Jacksonville mayoral election and have representation on the Jacksonville city council.
Bent Creek Golf Course Jacksonville Florida
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Bent Creek Golf Course  - Jacksonville,
The Bent Creek Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in Duval County Florida. Built in 1988, this Jacksonville course designed by Bobby Weed is open all year. For tee time information call the pro shop at 904-779-0800. The golf course dress code is as follows: No denim, collared shirt and bermuda shorts required.

 


Address: 10440 Tournament Ln, Jacksonville, FL 32222
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Catherine Street Fire Station  - Jacksonville,
The Catherine Street Fire Station is a historic building in Jacksonville, Florida, originally located at 14 Catherine Street, but relocated to Metropolitan Park. The building now houses a fire museum, officially known as the Jacksonville Fire Museum, but also known as the "Museum of City Fire of 1901" and the "Catherine Street Fire Museum".
Cumberland Island National Seashore St Marys Georgia
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Cumberland Island National Seashore  - , St. Marys,
Cumberland Island National Seashore preserves most of Cumberland Island in Camden County, Georgia, the largest of Georgia's Golden Isles. The seashore features beaches and dunes, marshes, and freshwater lakes. In addition to the natural features, the seashore includes some historic properties, such as the ruins of Dungeness and the Plum Orchard estate.
Cummer Museum Of Art And Gardens Jacksonville Florida
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Cummer Museum of Art and Gardens  - Jacksonville,
The Cummer Museum of Art and Gardens is a public museum that is situated in Jacksonville, Florida. The museum focuses on portraying European and American artistic paintings. The museum also has a large collection of Meissen porcelain. On 02010-01-25 January 25, 2010, the Cummer Gardens were added to the National Register of Historic Places.
Deerfield Lakes Golf Course Deerfeild Beach Florida
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Deerfield Lakes Golf Course  - , Deerfeild Beach,
The Deerfield Lakes Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in Nassau County Florida. Built in 1964, this Deerfeild Beach course is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 904-879-1210. The golf course dress code is as follows: No tank tops or cutoffs.

 


Address: 3825 Deerfield Country Club Rd, Deerfeild Beach, FL 32011
Deerfield Lakes Golf Course Callahan Florida
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Deerfield Lakes Golf Course  - Callahan,
The Deerfield Lakes Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in Nassau County Florida. This course is located in the city of Callahan, . Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 904-879-1210.

 


Address: 3825 Deerfield Country Club Rd, Callahan, FL 32011
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Jacksonville, Florida Hotels

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Quality Inn
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Quality Inn
1351 Airport Rd
Jacksonville, FL 32218

 

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Residence Inn By Marriott Jacksonville Airport
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Residence Inn By Marriott Jacksonville Airport
1310 Airport Rd
Jacksonville, FL 32218

 

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Hampton Inn Suites Jacksonville Airport
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Hampton Inn Suites Jacksonville Airport
13551 Airport Ct
Jacksonville, FL 32218

 

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Comfort Suites Airport
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Comfort Suites Airport
1180 Airport Rd
Jacksonville, FL 32218

 

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Hilton Garden Inn Jacksonville Airport
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Hilton Garden Inn Jacksonville Airport
13503 Ranch Rd
Jacksonville, FL 32218

 

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Jaxport Inn
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Jaxport Inn
1181 Airport Road
Jacksonville, FL 32218

 

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Travelodge Inn And Suites Jacksonville Airport
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Travelodge Inn And Suites Jacksonville Airport
1153 Airport Rd
Jacksonville, FL 32218

 

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Wingate By Wyndham - Jacksonville Airport
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Wingate By Wyndham - Jacksonville Airport
1200 Airport Rd
Jacksonville, FL 32218

 

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Springhill Suites By Marriott Jacksonville Airport
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Springhill Suites By Marriott Jacksonville Airport
13550 Airport Ct
Jacksonville, FL 32218

 

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Fairfield Inn By Marriott Jacksonville Airport
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Fairfield Inn By Marriott Jacksonville Airport
1300 Airport Rd
Jacksonville, FL 32218

 

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Jacksonville, Florida Restaurants

This is a list of Jacksonville Fast Food Restaurants with addresses and phone numbers, including Fast Foods & Carry Out, Truck Stops, Barbecue Restaurants, Sandwich Shops, Chinese Restaurants and Dessert Restaurants. Happy Dining!

 
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Dairy Queen of Oceanway
12405 North Main Street Suite 9
Jacksonville, FL 32218
(904)751-9000
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Sam's Truck Stop
350 Pecan Park Road
Jacksonville, FL 32218
(904)751-0679
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Cross Creek Steakhouse & Ribs
12123-1 Lem Turner Road
Jacksonville, FL 32218
(904)765-7420
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Larry's Giant Subs
12001 Lem Turner Road
Jacksonville, FL 32218
(904)764-9999
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Chesser Cleo
1438 Eastport Road
Jacksonville, FL 32218
(904)757-7264
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Applebee's Neighborhood Grill & Bar
574 Busch Drive
Jacksonville, FL 32218
(904)696-5547
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Chan's Chinese Restaurant - NBR 1
1036 Dunn Avenue
Jacksonville, FL 32218
(904)751-1716
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Shoneys Restaurant
800 Dunn Avenue
Jacksonville, FL 32218
(904)771-5705
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Cleo's Sandwich Shop
1438 Eastport Road
Jacksonville, FL 32218
(904)757-7264
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Hardee's of Busch Drive
498 Busch Drive
Jacksonville, FL 32218
(904)751-1805
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Jacksonville Articles

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Castillo de San Marcos: The Only Remaining 17th Century Fort in the U.S.
Published February 21, 2011

The Castillo de San Marcos Fort in St. Augustine Florida survived 205 years under five different flags before becoming the history rich tourist attraction it is today.

 

St. Augustine Lighthouse: Illuminating America’s Oldest Port
Published February 20, 2011

An in-depth review of the St. Augustine Lighthouse and Museum in Florida including it's history, tours, and even myths and legends.

 

Mala Compra Plantation Archaeological Site: Exploration at Work
Published February 10, 2011

The Mala Compra Plantation Archaeological Site is more than just a park with a playground. There is an excavation site rich with early American artifacts to discover.

 

Fountain of Youth: Discovering Spanish Florida
Published February 9, 2011

The Fountain first opened as a tourist attraction in 1901. Today the Fountain of Youth Archeological Park is a full-day tribute to the history of Spanish Florida.

 

St. Augstine, Florida – ‘gators and shrimp
Published November 18, 2010

St. Augustine Florida has beautiful beaches, and a relaxed Southern feeling to its family friendly shops and old fashioned wax museum and alligator farm.

 

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Jacksonville, Florida Videos

Amelia Island Plantation, Amelia Island, Flor...

-  3.6 minutes

Published: 03/08/2010

By: ResortsandLodges

 

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Amelia Hotel At The Beach, Amelia Island, Flo...

-  1.9 minutes

Published: 10/06/2009

By: ResortsandLodges

 

Video Content:
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Summer Beach Resort, Amelia Island, Florida

-  1.3 minutes

Published: 11/12/2008

By: ResortsandLodges

 

Video Content:
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Jacksonville Jazz Festival

-  2.1 minutes

Published: 07/06/2010

By: visitflorida

 

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Florida, Jacksconville, jazz, arts, entertainment, family, outdoors

 

 

The Finer Side Of Jacksonville, Florida

-  4.1 minutes

Published: 07/21/2009

By: visitflorida

 

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Jacksonville's Top Ten Favorites

-  3 minutes

Published: 07/17/2009

By: visitflorida

 

Video Content:
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Local Favorites In Jacksonville, Florida

-  5 minutes

Published: 07/17/2009

By: visitflorida

 

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Dining & Nightlife In Jacksonville, Flori...

-  2.8 minutes

Published: 04/13/2009

By: visitflorida

 

Video Content:
florida, jacksonville, dining, nightlife, food, wine, culture

 

 

Jacksonville Beach - Places To Go & See

-  3.2 minutes

Published: 12/05/2008

By: visitflorida

 

Video Content:
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Jacksonville Beach - Enjoying The Outdoors

-  4.4 minutes

Published: 12/05/2008

By: visitflorida

 

Video Content:
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