Jones County, Georgia Population 2018

Jones County, Georgia's estimated population is 28,470 with a growth rate of -0.29% 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
201728,540700.25%
201728,470-83-0.29%
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
White20,846
Black or African American7,108
Two or More Races332
Asian198
American Indian and Alaska Native48
Some Other Race8

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Jones County, Georgia Population Pyramid 2018

2004006008001,0001,200 Male Population2004006008001,0001,200 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Jones County, Georgia Median Age

39.7


Total

38.2


Male

40.9


Female

Jones County, Georgia Adults

There are 21,718 adults, (4,583 of whom are seniors) in Jones County, Georgia.

Jones County, Georgia Age Dependency

66.6

Age Dependency Ratio

26.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Jones County, Georgia Sex Ratio

Female

14,676

51.42%

Male

13,864

48.58%

Jones County, Georgia Households and Families

Jones County, Georgia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Jones County, Georgia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.8%12.2%
All80.6%19.4%
Female73.9%26.1%
Non Family70.5%29.5%
Male67.1%32.9%

80.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Jones County, Georgia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All10,4722.780.6
Married5,8803.1587.8
Non Family2,6041.2170.5
Female1,5663.2973.9
Male4223.3567.1

3.13

Average Family Size

2.7

Average Household Size

4.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

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 Grade6043.10%
9th to 12th Grade1,6668.56%
High School Graduate7,47738.42%
Some College4,17421.45%
Associates Degree1,5037.72%
Bachelors Degree2,39312.30%
Graduate Degree1,6458.45%

Jones County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White14,05712,3412,983
Black4,8174,286771
Hispanic320320166
Multiple Races17217251
Asian14312082
Native American242413
Other Race888

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 100.00%.

Jones County, Georgia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$37,991$42,060$33,090
Less Than High School$26,378$31,655$11,406
High School Grad$35,024$40,423$26,487
Some College$34,640$42,326$30,824
Bachelors Degree$47,314$59,042$46,403
Graduate Degree$58,716$80,132$53,250

$37,991

Average Earnings

$42,060

Average Male

$33,090

Average Female

Jones County, Georgia Language

Jones County, Georgia Language by Age

Jones County, Georgia Language

98.70% of Jones County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 1.30% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Asian, which is spoken by 0.72% of the population.

Jones County, Georgia Poverty

Jones County, Georgia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White20,3422,82813.90%
Black6,9891,12116.04%
Multiple3283711.28%
Asian198157.58%

14.17%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.38%

Male Poverty Rate

14.92%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Jones County, Georgia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Jones County, Georgia is Black, with 16.04% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Jones County, Georgia is Asian, with 7.58% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.85%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.92%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.78%.

Jones County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School23.92%
High School11.75%
Some College10.26%
Bachelors or Greater4.80%

Jones County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed59.02%
Male Unemployed34.38%
Female Employed7.32%
Male Employed4.50%

Jones County, Georgia Income

Jones County, Georgia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$55,110$68,697
Families$65,437$77,566
Married Families$77,862$
Non Families$31,124$39,352

Jones County, Georgia Marital Status

Jones County, Georgia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.6%

Male Marriage Rate

51.6%

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 35To44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45To54.

Jones County, Georgia Marital Status by Race


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Jones County, Georgia Veterans

Jones County, Georgia Veterans by War

2,194

Number of Veterans

1,996

Male Veterans

198

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam775
First Gulf War438
Second Gulf War324
Korea274
World War II30

Jones County, Georgia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54589
65 to 74570
75+472
55 to 64397
18 to 34166

Jones County, Georgia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,5689.91%
Black60010.96%
2 or More158.33%
Indian1145.83%

Jones County, Georgia Veterans by Education

8.20%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.81%

Veteran Disability Rate

Jones County, Georgia Employment Status

Jones County, Georgia Employment by Age

59.6%

Labor Force Participation

54.1%

Employment Rate

8.7%

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