In 2008, there were 14,064 car accidents in Duval County – Jacksonville. With a total population of 859,421 in Jacksonville, the rate of car crashes per 1000 people comes to 16.36. The statewide average was 12.94 vehicle crashes per 1000 residents.
Although Jacksonville’s rate of automobile accidents is higher than the state average, it is lower than ten other large cities in Florida, including Miami, Orlando, Tampa, Ft. Lauderdale and Tallahassee.
If you have questions about a car accident please contact our Jacksonville injury law firm for a free consultation.