Jonestown, Mississippi Population 2021

1,054
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Jonestown is a city located in Coahoma County Mississippi. With a 2020 population of 1,054, it is the 150th largest city in Mississippi and the 10088th largest city in the United States . Jonestown is currently declining at a rate of -2.14% annually and its population has decreased by -18.80% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,298 in 2010. Jonestown reached it's highest population of 1,298 in 2010. Spanning over 0 miles, Jonestown has a population density of 2,721 people per square mile.

The average household income in Jonestown is $26,963 with a poverty rate of 42.98%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $388 per month, and the median house value is $42,100. The median age in Jonestown is 36.4 years, 36.2 years for males, and 37.7 years for females.

Jonestown Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Jonestown was:

  • Black or African American: 100.00%
  • White: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Jonestown, Mississippi is 1,054 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,123.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,298.

Jonestown, Mississippi Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American1,047100.00%
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Jonestown Population by Race

Jonestown Population Pyramid $2021

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Jonestown Median Age

36.4


Total

36.2


Male

37.7


Female

Jonestown Adults

There are 796 adults, (82 of whom are seniors) in Jonestown.

Jonestown Age Dependency

46.6

Age Dependency Ratio

11.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Jonestown Sex Ratio

Female

622

59.41%

Male

425

40.59%

Jonestown Population by Age

Jonestown Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Jonestown Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married78.2%21.8%
Male61.8%38.2%
All45.2%54.8%
Non Family39.1%60.9%
Female27.6%72.4%

45.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Jonestown Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4342.4145.2
Non Family179039.1
Female1343.5727.6
Married873.1178.2
Male343.4761.8

3.29

Average Family Size

2.41

Average Household Size

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Jonestown Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade8212.89%
9th to 12th Grade11818.55%
High School Graduate9815.41%
Some College12619.81%
Associates Degree15624.53%
Bachelors Degree446.92%
Graduate Degree121.89%
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Jonestown Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Jonestown Educational Attainment by Race

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 68.55%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 8.81%.

Jonestown Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$21,417$22,031$20,714
Less Than 9th Grade$19,423$$18,654
High School Graduate$22,604$24,583$16,750
Some College$19,318$$16,607
Bachelors Degree$33,333$$37,679
Graduate Degree$$$

$21,417

Average Earnings

$22,031

Average Male

$20,714

Average Female

Jonestown Earnings by Educational Attainment

Jonestown Language by Age

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Jonestown Language

100.00% of Jonestown residents speak only English, while 0.00% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.00% of the population.

Jonestown Language

Jonestown Poverty by Race

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42.98%

Overall Poverty Rate

32.24%

Male Poverty Rate

50.41%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Jonestown

The race most likely to be in poverty in Jonestown is Black, with 42.98% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Jonestown is Black, with 42.98% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 12.18%. Among those working part-time, it was 30.56%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 55.00%.

Jonestown Poverty

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Name Poverty
High School61.22%
Less Than 9th Grade51.00%
Some College27.66%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Jonestown Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed83.33%
Female Unemployed64.47%
Female Employed23.88%
Male Employed9.92%

Jonestown Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Jonestown Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$17,016$26,963
Families$25,850$36,429
Married Families$58,125-
Non Families$10,781$12,840
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Income by Household Type

Jonestown Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

21.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

29.8%

Male Marriage Rate

16.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Jonestown Married by Age and Sex

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Jonestown Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Jonestown Marital Status by Race

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Jonestown Marital Status

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24

Number of Veterans

18

Male Veterans

6

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam10
First Gulf War6
World War II
Korea
Second Gulf War

Jonestown Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
55 to 6414
65 to 7410
75+
35 to 54
18 to 34

Jonestown Veterans by Age

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Jonestown Veterans by Race

Jonestown Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

16.67%

Veteran Disability Rate

Jonestown Veterans by Education

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54.2%

Labor Force Participation

39.4%

Employment Rate

27.2%

Unemployment Rate

Jonestown Employment by Age

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Jonestown Employment by Race

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Jonestown Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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92.36%

Born in Jonestown

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Jonestown residents were born in the United States, with 92.36% having been born in Mississippi. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Jonestown Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20211,054-23-2.14%
20201,077-23-2.09%
20191,100-23-2.05%
20181,123-30-2.60%
20171,153-30-2.54%
20161,183-33-2.71%
20151,216-19-1.54%
20141,235-17-1.36%
20131,252-22-1.73%
20121,274-11-0.86%
20111,285-13-1.00%
20101,2980.00%

Jonestown Population by Year