Jones County, Texas Population 2018

Jones County, Texas's estimated population is 19,983 with a growth rate of -0.06% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Jones County, Texas is the 123rd largest county in Texas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201719,969-14-0.07%
201719,983-11-0.06%
201619,994110.06%
201519,9831330.67%
201419,850-187-0.93%
201320,0371630.82%
201219,874-393-1.94%
201120,267300.15%
201020,2373,74722.72%
199016,490-778-4.51%
198017,2681,1627.21%
197016,106-3,193-16.54%
196019,299-2,848-12.86%
195022,147-1,231-5.27%
194023,378-855-3.53%
193024,2331,9108.56%
192022,323-1,976-8.13%
191024,29917,246244.52%
19007,0533,25685.75%
18903,7973,251595.42%
18805460.00%

Jones County, Texas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White13,638
Black or African American2,931
Some Other Race2,219
Two or More Races927
American Indian and Alaska Native187
Asian67

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

Jones County, Texas Population Pyramid 2018

5001,0001,500 Male Population5001,0001,500 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Jones County, Texas Median Age

38.6


Total

36


Male

44.6


Female

Jones County, Texas Adults

There are 16,439 adults, (2,927 of whom are seniors) in Jones County, Texas.

Jones County, Texas Age Dependency

47.8

Age Dependency Ratio

21.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

26.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Jones County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

7,311

36.61%

Male

12,658

63.39%

Jones County, Texas Households and Families

Jones County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Jones County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81%19%
All73.9%26.1%
Male68.9%31.1%
Non Family66.2%33.8%
Female62.1%37.9%

73.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Jones County, Texas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,6352.2573.9
Married3,0392.7781
Non Family1,6671.1966.2
Female6302.462.1
Male2992.6268.9

2.65

Average Family Size

2.25

Average Household Size

6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Jones County, Texas Households

Jones County, Texas Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade8175.56%
9th to 12th Grade2,47916.86%
High School Graduate5,86439.87%
Some College3,42223.27%
Associates Degree5213.54%
Bachelors Degree1,3158.94%
Graduate Degree2881.96%

Jones County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White8,3247,2381,406
Hispanic3,5972,336124
Black2,3571,51547
Other Race1,60588432
Multiple Races60044225
Native American1601111
Asian6740

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 86.95%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 16.89%.

Jones County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,151$31,981$26,914
Less Than High School$14,107$14,048$14,196
High School Grad$24,949$27,000$22,694
Some College$31,723$40,404$29,074
Bachelors Degree$42,250$58,382$34,708
Graduate Degree$52,857$67,083$49,375

$30,151

Average Earnings

$31,981

Average Male

$26,914

Average Female

Jones County, Texas Language

Jones County, Texas Language by Age

Jones County, Texas Language

80.45% of Jones County, Texas residents speak only English, while 19.55% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 18.29% of the population.

Jones County, Texas Poverty

Jones County, Texas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White9,1831,19312.99%
Hispanic2,75054819.93%
Other78527635.16%
Black48024951.88%
Multiple3044013.16%
Native1119.09%

15.94%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.32%

Male Poverty Rate

17.18%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Jones County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Jones County, Texas is Black, with 51.88% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Jones County, Texas is Native, with 9.09% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.85%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.92%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.42%.

Jones County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School22.16%
High School15.29%
Some College10.36%
Bachelors or Greater3.36%

Jones County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed46.72%
Male Unemployed32.53%
Female Employed14.52%
Male Employed5.20%

Jones County, Texas Income

Jones County, Texas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$48,601$65,900
Families$60,563$78,444
Married Families$66,317$
Non Families$21,220$31,690

Jones County, Texas Marital Status

Jones County, Texas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

44.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

34.5%

Male Marriage Rate

62.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Jones County, Texas Married by Age and Sex

Jones County, Texas 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 55To64.

Jones County, Texas Marital Status by Race


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

Jones County, Texas Veterans

Jones County, Texas Veterans by War

1,488

Number of Veterans

1,439

Male Veterans

49

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam423
First Gulf War319
Second Gulf War223
World War II115
Korea80

Jones County, Texas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54404
65 to 74382
75+314
55 to 64271
18 to 34117

Jones County, Texas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,15410.69%
Black2127.81%
Hispanic1393.29%
2 or More669.00%
Other532.76%
Indian31.60%

Jones County, Texas Veterans by Education

9.83%

Veteran Poverty Rate

45.28%

Veteran Disability Rate

Jones County, Texas Employment Status

Jones County, Texas Employment by Age

31.3%

Labor Force Participation

29.9%

Employment Rate

4.2%

Unemployment Rate

Jones County, Texas Employment by Race

Jones County, Texas Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Jones County, Texas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Abilene 11746312222547624.05%
Stamford 31242984-140-4.48%
Anson24302329-101-4.16%
Hamlin 21242038-86-4.05%
Hawley632614-18-2.85%
Lueders 346336-10-2.89%
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