Jones County, Texas Population 2018

Jones County, Texas's estimated population is 19,983 with a growth rate of 0.20% 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
201719,983390.20%
201619,944-50-0.25%
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
White13,968
Black or African American2,930
Some Other Race2,111
Two or More Races693
American Indian and Alaska Native170
Asian72

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

Jones County, Texas Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10%12% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10%12% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Jones County, Texas Median Age

39


Total

36


Male

44.9


Female

Jones County, Texas Adults

There are 16,773 adults, (2,852 of which are seniors) in Jones County, Texas.

Jones County, Texas Age Dependency

43.4

Age Dependency Ratio

20.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

22.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Jones County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

7,122

35.71%

Male

12,822

64.29%

Jones County, Texas Households and Families

Jones County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Jones County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.7%17.3%
All74.6%25.4%
Non Family68.2%31.8%
Female63.2%36.8%
Male55.7%44.3%

74.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Jones County, Texas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,5802.374.6
Married2,9132.8482.7
Non Family1,7181.1468.2
Female7142.5463.2
Male2353.4355.7

2.77

Average Family Size

2.3

Average Household Size

5%

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 Grade9066.11%
9th to 12th Grade2,46516.63%
High School Graduate5,87539.65%
Some College3,43823.20%
Associates Degree5113.45%
Bachelors Degree1,3048.80%
Graduate Degree3202.16%

Jones County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White8,2967,2561,344
Hispanic3,7732,419189
Black2,3701,46645
Other Race1,57793040
Multiple Races45436445
Native American139921
Asian7244

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 87.46%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 16.20%.

Jones County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,072$35,290$23,333
Less Than High School$13,531$13,419$13,696
High School Grad$22,275$26,981$20,816
Some College$32,190$42,125$25,701
Bachelors Degree$41,958$54,397$32,052
Graduate Degree$48,668$53,750$48,343

$27,072

Average Earnings

$35,290

Average Male

$23,333

Average Female

Jones County, Texas Language

Jones County, Texas Language by Age

Jones County, Texas Language

79.57% of Jones County, Texas residents speak only English, while 20.43% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 19.37% of the population.

Jones County, Texas Poverty

Jones County, Texas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White9,4771,31513.88%
Hispanic2,63145817.41%
Black55334862.93%
Other82218322.26%
Multiple2503413.60%
Native14535.71%

16.70%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.86%

Male Poverty Rate

17.40%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Jones County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Jones County, Texas is Black, with 62.93% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Jones County, Texas is Multiple, with 13.60% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.78%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.11%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.10%.

Jones County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School25.78%
High School14.29%
Some College9.08%
Bachelors or Greater0.46%

Jones County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed30.21%
Female Unemployed23.01%
Female Employed11.63%
Male Employed5.29%

Jones County, Texas Income

Jones County, Texas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$47,007$62,649
Families$55,406$73,679
Married Families$62,884$
Non Families$23,284$33,664

Jones County, Texas Marital Status

Jones County, Texas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

42.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

33.7%

Male Marriage Rate

57.7%

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

Jones County, Texas Veterans

Jones County, Texas Veterans by War

1,546

Number of Veterans

1,493

Male Veterans

53

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam500
First Gulf War336
Second Gulf War248
World War II134
Korea67

Jones County, Texas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74406
35 to 54386
75+290
55 to 64286
18 to 34178

Jones County, Texas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,19510.57%
Black2228.23%
Hispanic2054.52%
Other683.56%
2 or More589.86%
Indian31.76%

Jones County, Texas Veterans by Education

3.25%

Veteran Poverty Rate

40.16%

Veteran Disability Rate

Jones County, Texas Employment Status

Jones County, Texas Employment by Age

32.8%

Labor Force Participation

31.4%

Employment Rate

3.7%

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