The Metropolitan area of Jacksonville is also called Greater Jacksonville. This metropolitan area is the 40th largest in the country and the fourth largest in the state. Greater Jacksonville is divided into several large parts including Northside, Westside, Southside and Arlington. The Northside is comprised of neighborhoods north of Downtown. The Westside features interior neighborhoods of Downtown such as Avondale and Riverside, Ortega and Springfield. Westside Jacksonville is incredibly historic so those looking for a place full of culture, history and unique architecture are sure to thrive.