Jones County, North Carolina Population 2018

Jones County, North Carolina's estimated population is 9,597 with a growth rate of -4.73% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Jones County, North Carolina is the 97th largest county in North Carolina.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20179,597-477-4.73%
201610,0744494.66%
20169,625-171-1.75%
20159,796-61-0.62%
20149,857-147-1.47%
201310,004-65-0.65%
201210,069100.10%
201110,059-82-0.81%
201010,1417277.72%
19909,414-291-3.00%
19809,705-74-0.76%
19709,779-1,226-11.14%
196011,00510.01%
195011,004780.71%
194010,9264984.78%
193010,4285165.21%
19209,9121,19113.66%
19108,7214956.02%
19008,22682311.12%
18907,403-88-1.17%
18807,4912,48949.76%
18705,002-728-12.71%
18605,73069213.74%
18505,038931.88%
18404,945-663-11.82%
18305,6083927.52%
18205,2162484.99%
18104,96862914.50%
18004,339-483-10.02%
17904,8220.00%

Jones County, North Carolina Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White6,634
Black or African American3,080
Two or More Races242
Some Other Race62
American Indian and Alaska Native35
Asian21

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

Jones County, North Carolina Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Jones County, North Carolina Median Age

47


Total

43.5


Male

49


Female

Jones County, North Carolina Adults

There are 8,160 adults, (2,216 of which are seniors) in Jones County, North Carolina.

Jones County, North Carolina Age Dependency

69.7

Age Dependency Ratio

37.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Jones County, North Carolina Sex Ratio

Female

5,196

51.58%

Male

4,878

48.42%

Jones County, North Carolina Households and Families

Jones County, North Carolina Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Jones County, North Carolina Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81.2%18.8%
All72.4%27.6%
Non Family68%32%
Female59.6%40.4%
Male50.2%49.8%

72.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Jones County, North Carolina Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,1412.472.4
Married2,0412.9281.2
Non Family1,3091.1368
Female5502.9759.6
Male2413.6750.2

2.92

Average Family Size

2.4

Average Household Size

4.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Jones County, North Carolina Households

Jones County, North Carolina Education

Jones County, North Carolina Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3714.98%
9th to 12th Grade1,01013.55%
High School Graduate2,18229.28%
Some College2,14428.77%
Associates Degree7009.39%
Bachelors Degree6879.22%
Graduate Degree3594.82%

Jones County, North Carolina Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White4,7394,043779
Black2,2621,763159
Hispanic2391067
Multiple Races15911375
Other Race46433
Native American352816
Asian212110

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 47.62%.

Jones County, North Carolina Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,741$30,651$27,117
Less Than High School$17,304$17,601$15,781
High School Grad$30,145$32,219$23,403
Some College$30,101$36,125$26,305
Bachelors Degree$37,273$36,125$38,173
Graduate Degree$50,398$$50,455

$28,741

Average Earnings

$30,651

Average Male

$27,117

Average Female

Jones County, North Carolina Language

Jones County, North Carolina Language by Age

Jones County, North Carolina Language

94.98% of Jones County, North Carolina residents speak only English, while 5.02% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.94% of the population.

Jones County, North Carolina Poverty

Jones County, North Carolina Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White6,2711,01916.25%
Black3,06394330.79%
Hispanic42124357.72%
Multiple2408033.33%
Other6134.92%

22.76%

Overall Poverty Rate

20.74%

Male Poverty Rate

24.65%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Jones County, North Carolina

The race most likely to be in poverty in Jones County, North Carolina is Hispanic, with 57.72% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Jones County, North Carolina is Other, with 4.92% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.61%. Among those working part-time, it was 26.99%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.79%.

Jones County, North Carolina Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School28.20%
Some College17.02%
High School13.24%
Bachelors or Greater7.65%

Jones County, North Carolina Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed60.77%
Male Unemployed38.79%
Male Employed13.22%
Female Employed11.34%

Jones County, North Carolina Income

Jones County, North Carolina Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$34,080$47,097
Families$45,574$56,216
Married Families$54,730$
Non Families$21,157$25,376

Jones County, North Carolina Marital Status

Jones County, North Carolina Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.1%

Male Marriage Rate

49.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Jones County, North Carolina Married by Age and Sex

Jones County, North Carolina Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55To64.

Jones County, North Carolina Marital Status by Race

Jones County, North Carolina Veterans

Jones County, North Carolina Veterans by War

1,013

Number of Veterans

917

Male Veterans

96

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam352
First Gulf War188
Korea160
Second Gulf War138
World War II41

Jones County, North Carolina Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
55 to 64268
75+255
35 to 54209
65 to 74189
18 to 3492

Jones County, North Carolina Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White72313.58%
Black25310.13%
Hispanic228.00%
2 or More2112.14%
Indian1645.71%

Jones County, North Carolina Veterans by Education

7.70%

Veteran Poverty Rate

38.40%

Veteran Disability Rate

Jones County, North Carolina Employment Status

Jones County, North Carolina Employment by Age

53.4%

Labor Force Participation

46.6%

Employment Rate

11.5%

Unemployment Rate

Jones County, North Carolina Employment by Race

Jones County, North Carolina Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Jones County, North Carolina

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Maysville1019978-41-4.02%
Pollocksville311300-11-3.54%
Trenton294284-10-3.40%
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