- Peter Mathews
City in Florida (pop. 821,784; metropolitan area 1,313,228; 2010 US Census). Named after President Andrew Jackson, the first military governor of the Florida Territory, Jacksonville is the largest city in terms of population in Florida and the 11th most populous city in the United States. It is also the largest city in the United States in terms of area due to the consolidation of Duval County and the city government in ...