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Onslow County, North Carolina

28540, 28546

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Statistics & Facts

The North Carolina state capital is Raleigh.
The population of Jacksonville is approximately 30,013 (1990), 70145 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 11,810 (1990), 19985 (2010).
The amount of land area in Jacksonville is 33.656 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0.692 sq kilometers.
The distance from Jacksonville to Washington DC is 286 miles.
The distance to the North Carolina state capital is 103 miles. (as the crow flies)
Jacksonville is positioned 34.76 degrees north of the equator and 77.40 degrees west of the prime meridian.
Jacksonville elevation is 15 feet above sea level.


at the mouth of the New River.
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Jacksonville is particularly known for its outdoor and aquatic activities. It is also a center for commerce, banking, curlture and government in the county.

The Beirut Memorial
honoring marines and sailors who were killed in Beirut and Grenada just outside the gate of Camp Johnson on SR17.

Camp LeJeune
a 153,000 acre Marine Corps Base which supports many factions within the corps. It is the largest amphibious training base in the world. Passes may be obtained to tour the base. Ask at the information center next to the Main gate.
Phone: (910) 451-2197

Onslow County Tourism
P.O. Box 1226
Jacksonville, NC 28541
Toll-free: 1-800-932-2144

In addition in the historic district of Jacksonville, you will discover the Colonel's Lady B&B located at 215 Mill Avenue in the historic district. This house is one of the older restored homes in the district and reflects the turn of the century grace and charm expected of a victorian lady. A house worth the time to visit.
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Jacksonville City Government

Jacksonville Administrative
211 Johnson Blvd
Jacksonville, NC 28540-5412
Phone: 910-938-5200


Onslow County Commissioners
521 Mill Ave
Jacksonville, NC 28540-4258
Phone: 910-347-4717

Jacksonville Chamber

Chamber Of Commerce
1 N Marine Blvd
Jacksonville, NC 28540-6506
Phone: 910-347-3141

Jacksonville Organizations

Chamber Of Commerce
1 N Marine Blvd
Jacksonville, NC 28540-6506
Phone: 910-347-3141

Jacksonville Libraries

Onslow County Library
58 Doris Ave E
Jacksonville, NC 28540-5148
Phone: 910-455-7350

Jacksonville Schools

Onslow Board Of Education
200 Broadhurst Rd
Jacksonville, NC 28540-3551
Phone: 910-455-2211

Jacksonville High School
1021 Henderson Dr
Jacksonville, NC 28540-7423
Phone: 910-346-9706

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