Jones County, Georgia Population 2018

Jones County, Georgia's estimated population is 28,470 with a growth rate of -0.80% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Jones County, Georgia is the 64th largest county in Georgia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201728,470-231-0.80%
201628,7011480.52%
201628,5531060.37%
201528,447-207-0.72%
201428,654790.28%
201328,575-48-0.17%
201228,623-111-0.39%
201128,734870.30%
201028,6477,90838.13%
199020,7394,16025.09%
198016,5794,36135.69%
197012,2183,75044.28%
19608,46893012.34%
19507,538-793-9.52%
19408,331-661-7.35%
19308,992-4,277-32.23%
192013,2691661.27%
191013,103-255-1.91%
190013,3586495.11%
189012,7091,0969.44%
188011,6132,17723.07%
18709,4363293.61%
18609,107-1,117-10.93%
185010,2241591.58%
184010,065-3,280-24.58%
183013,345-3,225-19.46%
182016,5707,97392.74%
18108,5970.00%

Jones County, Georgia Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White20,963
Black or African American7,092
Two or More Races329
Asian193
Some Other Race64
American Indian and Alaska Native60

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Jones County, Georgia Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8% Male Population0%2%4%6%8% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Jones County, Georgia Median Age

40.2


Total

38.1


Male

41


Female

Jones County, Georgia Adults

There are 21,755 adults, (4,535 of which are seniors) in Jones County, Georgia.

Jones County, Georgia Age Dependency

66.5

Age Dependency Ratio

26.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Jones County, Georgia Sex Ratio

Female

14,791

51.53%

Male

13,910

48.47%

Jones County, Georgia Households and Families

Jones County, Georgia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Jones County, Georgia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.8%12.2%
Male82.3%17.7%
All81.8%18.2%
Non Family73.8%26.2%
Female70.7%29.3%

81.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Jones County, Georgia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All10,3672.7481.8
Married5,9363.1987.8
Non Family2,4571.1973.8
Female1,4883.2870.7
Male4863.4282.3

3.15

Average Family Size

2.74

Average Household Size

4.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Jones County, Georgia Households

Jones County, Georgia Education

Jones County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6283.23%
9th to 12th Grade1,7989.24%
High School Graduate7,40938.08%
Some College4,25521.87%
Associates Degree1,4287.34%
Bachelors Degree2,30811.86%
Graduate Degree1,6288.37%

Jones County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White14,14112,4792,934
Black4,7804,056739
Hispanic263246135
Multiple Races16116143
Asian14211991
Native American313117
Other Race2588

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 64.08%.

Jones County, Georgia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$37,198$42,408$31,677
Less Than High School$27,009$30,000$
High School Grad$32,938$39,508$25,290
Some College$34,894$42,014$31,167
Bachelors Degree$46,817$61,719$42,023
Graduate Degree$60,605$74,333$51,566

$37,198

Average Earnings

$42,408

Average Male

$31,677

Average Female

Jones County, Georgia Language

Jones County, Georgia Language by Age

Jones County, Georgia Language

98.69% of Jones County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 1.31% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Asian, which is spoken by 0.66% of the population.

Jones County, Georgia Poverty

Jones County, Georgia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White20,5462,48612.10%
Black6,9591,27818.36%
Multiple3256219.08%
Hispanic3934711.96%
Other644773.44%
Asian193157.77%

13.69%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.24%

Male Poverty Rate

15.05%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Jones County, Georgia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Jones County, Georgia is Other, with 73.44% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Jones County, Georgia is Asian, with 7.77% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.37%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.65%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.66%.

Jones County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School23.21%
High School12.07%
Some College9.42%
Bachelors or Greater4.55%

Jones County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed60.08%
Male Unemployed29.68%
Female Employed7.99%
Male Employed3.09%

Jones County, Georgia Income

Jones County, Georgia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$54,020$70,131
Families$64,010$79,234
Married Families$75,405$
Non Families$28,890$37,533

Jones County, Georgia Marital Status

Jones County, Georgia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.6%

Male Marriage Rate

52.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Jones County, Georgia Married by Age and Sex

Jones County, Georgia Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Jones County, Georgia Marital Status by Race

Jones County, Georgia Veterans

Jones County, Georgia Veterans by War

2,143

Number of Veterans

1,914

Male Veterans

229

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam693
First Gulf War372
Second Gulf War355
Korea184
World War II44

Jones County, Georgia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74599
35 to 54559
55 to 64390
75+366
18 to 34229

Jones County, Georgia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,61210.13%
Black5129.44%
Indian1445.16%
2 or More52.84%

Jones County, Georgia Veterans by Education

10.82%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.21%

Veteran Disability Rate

Jones County, Georgia Employment Status

Jones County, Georgia Employment by Age

59.8%

Labor Force Participation

54.8%

Employment Rate

8%

Unemployment Rate

Jones County, Georgia Employment by Race

Jones County, Georgia Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Jones County, Georgia

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Gray3261326870.21%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990