Jonestown, Mississippi Population 2022

1,031
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Jonestown is a city located in Coahoma County Mississippi. Jonestown has a 2020 population of 1,031. Jonestown is currently declining at a rate of -2.18% annually and its population has decreased by -20.57% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,298 in 2010.

The average household income in Jonestown is $26,963 with a poverty rate of 51.24%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $320 per month, and the median house value is $42,500. 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 Jonestownwas:

  • 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 1,031 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,031.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,298.

Jonestown, Mississippi Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American968100.00%
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Jonestown Population by Race

Jonestown Population Pyramid 2022

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Jonestown Median Age

35


Total

28.1


Male

35.8


Female

Jonestown Adults

There are 680 adults, (71 of whom are seniors) in Jonestown.

Jonestown Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

11.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

47.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Jonestown Sex Ratio

Female

607

62.71%

Male

361

37.29%

Jonestown Population by Age

Jonestown Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Jonestown Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married77.2%22.8%
Male72.2%27.8%
Non Family46.6%53.4%
All44.2%55.8%
Female25.7%74.3%

44.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Jonestown Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3692.6244.2
Married573.0777.2
Male183.7872.2
Female1483.9125.7
Non Family146046.6

3.67

Average Family Size

2.62

Average Household Size

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Jonestown Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5810.07%
9th to 12th Grade7513.02%
High School Graduate13122.74%
Some College14525.17%
Associates Degree11720.31%
Bachelors Degree376.42%
Graduate Degree132.26%
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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 76.91%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 8.68%.

Jonestown Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$25,238$25,000$25,278
Less Than 9th Grade$19,583$$
High School Graduate$31,313$31,563$
Some College$21,071$$21,429
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$25,238

Average Earnings

$25,000

Average Male

$25,278

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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51.24%

Overall Poverty Rate

36.29%

Male Poverty Rate

60.13%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Jonestown

The race most likely to be in poverty in Jonestown is Black, with 51.24% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 14.35%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.36%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 64.03%.

Jonestown Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade59.40%
High School56.49%
Some College36.26%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Jonestown Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed6.03%
Male Unemployed65.00%
Female Employed19.59%
Female Unemployed84.62%

Jonestown Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Jonestown Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$16,652$27,970
Families$25,813$36,874
Married Families$59,821-
Non Families$10,714$14,370
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Income by Household Type

Jonestown Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

16.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

26.8%

Male Marriage Rate

11.4%

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 45-54.

Jonestown Marital Status by Race

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Jonestown Marital Status

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24

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War
First Gulf War6
Vietnam11
Korea
World War II

Jonestown Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34
35 to 54
55 to 6413
65 to 7411
75+

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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49.7%

Labor Force Participation

36.2%

Employment Rate

27.1%

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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93.60%

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 93.60% 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

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20101,2980.00%
20111,285-13-1.00%
20121,274-11-0.86%
20131,252-22-1.73%
20141,235-17-1.36%
20151,216-19-1.54%
20161,183-33-2.71%
20171,153-30-2.54%
20181,123-30-2.60%
20191,100-23-2.05%
20201,077-23-2.09%
20211,054-23-2.14%
20221,031-23-2.18%

Jonestown Population by Year