Jones County TX Information


Jones County Subdivisions

Jones County TX Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 20,533
Population in Households 15,243
Population in Familes 12,838
Population in Group Qrtrs 5,290
Population Density2 22
Diversity Index3 72


Median Household Income $47,318
Average Household Income $62,579
Per Capita Income $20,371


Total Housing Units 7,523 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,502 (59.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,540 (20.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,481 (19.7%)
Median Home Value $77,257
Average Home Value $118,375


Total Households 6,042
Average Household Size 2.52
Family Households 4,218
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.2% 0.16%
Households 0.02% 0.2%
Families -0.05% 0.15%
Median Household Income   2.66%
Per Capita Income   3.06%


Jones County TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Jones County to the other 254 counties and county equivalents in Texas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 121 53rd
Population Density # 130 49th
Diversity Index # 36 86th
Median Household Income # 130 49th
Per Capita Income # 217 15th

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