Fort Jones is a city located in Siskiyou County California. With a 2020 population of 667, it is the 1105th largest city in California and the 17420th largest city in the United States. Fort Jones is currently declining at a rate of -2.06% annually and its population has decreased by -4.03% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 695 in 2020. Spanning over 1 miles, Fort Jones has a population density of 1,107 people per square mile.
The average household income in Fort Jones is $44,580 with a poverty rate of 23.36%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $968 per month, and the median house value is $173,500. The median age in Fort Jones is 39.9 years, 40.3 years for males, and 39.1 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Fort Joneswas:
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 38.10%.
96.38% of Fort Jones residents speak only English, while 3.62% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.62% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Fort Jones is Native, with 30.00% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Fort Jones is Hispanic, with 10.39% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 12.77%. Among those working part-time, it was 30.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.43%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Fort Jones
98.27% of Fort Jones residents were born in the United States, with 58.13% having been born in California. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.