Jones County, Iowa Population 2022

Jones County, Iowa's estimated population is 20,705 with a growth rate of 0.04% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Jones County, Iowa is the 31st largest county in Iowa. The 2010 Population was 20,689 and has seen a growth of 0.08% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18404710.00%
18503,0072,536538.43%
186013,30610,299342.50%
187019,7316,42548.29%
188021,0521,3216.70%
189020,233-819-3.89%
190021,9541,7218.51%
191019,050-2,904-13.23%
192018,607-443-2.33%
193019,2065993.22%
194019,9507443.87%
195019,401-549-2.75%
196020,6931,2926.66%
197019,868-825-3.99%
198020,4015332.68%
199019,444-957-4.69%
201020,6891,2456.40%
201120,743540.26%
201220,601-142-0.68%
201320,519-82-0.40%
201420,548290.14%
201520,433-115-0.56%
201620,392-41-0.20%
201720,6182261.11%
201820,673550.27%
201920,68180.04%
202020,68980.04%
202120,69780.04%
202220,70580.04%
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Jones County, Iowa Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White19,44294.49%
Black or African American4532.20%
American Indian and Alaska Native370.18%
Asian1830.89%
Two or More Races4602.24%
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Jones County, Iowa Population by Race

Jones County, Iowa Population Pyramid 2022

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Jones County, Iowa Median Age

43.2


Total

41.7


Male

44.8


Female

Jones County, Iowa Adults

There are 16,187 adults, (4,252 of whom are seniors) in Jones County, Iowa.

Jones County, Iowa Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

35.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Jones County, Iowa Sex Ratio

Female

9,970

48.46%

Male

10,605

51.54%

Jones County, Iowa Population by Age

Jones County, Iowa Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Jones County, Iowa Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married91%9%
All78.6%21.4%
Male70.6%29.4%
Non Family67.3%32.7%
Female57.5%42.5%

78.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Jones County, Iowa Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8,1862.3778.6
Married4,1792.9291
Male2893.8370.6
Female7633.0357.5
Non Family2,9551.2767.3

2.92

Average Family Size

2.37

Average Household Size

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Jones County, Iowa Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2761.87%
9th to 12th Grade6684.53%
High School Graduate5,80239.38%
Some College3,14221.32%
Associates Degree1,91412.99%
Bachelors Degree2,07014.05%
Graduate Degree8635.86%
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Jones County, Iowa Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Jones County, Iowa Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic19216768
2+ Races19017259
White13,91413,2342,804
Black31622529
Asian135136
Native American3722

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 95.11%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among hispanic people with a rate of 35.42%.

Jones County, Iowa Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$38,376$46,451$32,105
Less Than 9th Grade$17,857$19,325$
High School Graduate$33,272$42,869$22,341
Some College$37,583$47,214$33,090
Bachelors Degree$54,206$56,844$49,290
Graduate Degree$54,306$53,594$58,125

$38,376

Average Earnings

$46,451

Average Male

$32,105

Average Female

Jones County, Iowa Earnings by Educational Attainment

Jones County, Iowa Language by Age

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Jones County, Iowa Language

97.94% of Jones County, Iowa residents speak only English, while 2.06% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.97% of the population.

Jones County, Iowa Language

Jones County, Iowa Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black1362518.38%
Hispanic3615715.79%
White18,3331,7419.50%
Multiple441112.49%
Asian17631.70%
OtherNaN%

9.47%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.54%

Male Poverty Rate

10.37%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Jones County, Iowa

The race most likely to be in poverty in Jones County, Iowa is Black, with 18.38% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.65%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.39%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.73%.

Jones County, Iowa Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade10.55%
High School11.42%
Some College6.35%
Bachelors or Greater2.83%

Jones County, Iowa Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed2.64%
Male Unemployed29.23%
Female Employed3.31%
Female Unemployed43.02%

Jones County, Iowa Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Jones County, Iowa Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$57,134$72,394
Families$78,432$87,204
Married Families$84,129-
Non Families$34,603$43,926
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Income by Household Type

Jones County, Iowa Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

52.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.5%

Male Marriage Rate

55.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Jones County, Iowa Married by Age and Sex

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Jones County, Iowa 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.

Jones County, Iowa Marital Status by Race

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Jones County, Iowa Marital Status

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1,501

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War245
First Gulf War150
Vietnam601
Korea208
World War II41

Jones County, Iowa Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34175
35 to 54207
55 to 64157
65 to 74492
75+470

Jones County, Iowa Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,4899.70%
Black122.96%

Jones County, Iowa Veterans by Race

Jones County, Iowa Veterans by Education

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4.53%

Veteran Poverty Rate

19.90%

Veteran Disability Rate

Jones County, Iowa Veterans by Education

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61.6%

Labor Force Participation

58.9%

Employment Rate

4.4%

Unemployment Rate

Jones County, Iowa Employment by Age

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Jones County, Iowa Employment by Race

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Jones County, Iowa 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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80.29%

Born in Jones County, Iowa

98.89%

Native Born

1.11%

Foreign Born

0.53%

Non Citizen

0.58%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.89% of Jones County, Iowa residents were born in the United States, with 80.29% having been born in Iowa. 0.53% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Jones County, Iowa Place of Birth

  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

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