Jones County Profile

Compiled by
The County Information Program, Texas Association of Counties

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POPULATION (Census Bureau)
County Population     «History Chart»   «Population Projection Chart»   «Group Quarters»   «Census 2020 Redistricting Data (county level only)»
Estimate 2023:20,381More data
Estimate 2022:20,271 
Estimate 2021:19,811 
Census 2020: See note at the bottom of the page.19,663More data
Census 2010:20,202More data
Census 2000:20,785More data
Population of the County Seat (Anson)
Census 2020:2,294 
Census 2010:2,430 
Census 2000:2,556 
POPULATION OF PLACES IN JONES COUNTY - 2023 Estimates (Census Bureau)
Note: City and town populations include only those parts of each place found within this county. Use our «Town & City Search» to find the total population of each place.
Abilene city (pt.):5,776More data
Anson city:2,302More data
Hamlin city (pt.):1,851More data
Hawley city:567More data
Lueders city (pt.):259More data
Stamford city (pt.):2,903More data
County Size in Square Miles (Census Bureau)
Land Area:928.6More data
Water Area:8.5More data
Total Area:937.1More data
Population Density Per Square Mile
2020:21.17More data
Urban and Rural Population of the County, 2020 (Census Bureau)
Percent Urban:0.00More data
Percent Rural:100.00More data
Ethnicity - 2022 (Census Bureau)     «Population Estimates by Age, Sex, Race, and Hispanic Origin»
Percent Hispanic:28.7%More data
Race - 2022 (Census Bureau)
Percent White Alone:82.5%More data
Percent African American Alone:13.3%More data
Percent American Indian and Alaska Native Alone:1.6%More data
Percent Asian Alone:0.8%More data
Percent Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Alone:0.1%More data
Percent Multi-Racial:1.9%More data
Race and Ethnicity - 2022 (Census Bureau)
Percent Not Hispanic White Alone:57.3%More data
Percent Not Hispanic African American Alone:11.9%More data
Age - 2022 (Census Bureau Estimates)     «Age Groups Chart»
17 and Under:17.1%More data
65 and Older:15.7%More data
85 and Older:1.8%More data
Median Age:38.4More data
Per Capita Income - 2022 (BEA):     «Per Capita Income History Chart»$39,944More data
Total Personal Income - 2022 (BEA):$796,278,000More data
Median Household Income - 2022 (Census Bureau):     «Median Household Income History Chart»$51,894More data
Poverty - 2022 (Census Bureau)     «Poverty Chart»
Percent of Population in Poverty:22.0%More data
Percent of Population under 18 in Poverty:23.1%More data
Educational Attainment (Census Bureau, 2018-2022 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimate)     «ACS 5-Year Estimates, S1501, Educational Attainment 🗗»
Percent high school graduate and higher, Age 25 and over:80.8% 
Percent bachelor's degree or higher, Age 25 and over:11.2% 
Pay (BLS)     «Pay History Chart»
Average Annual Pay - 2023:$47,604More data
Average Annual Pay - 2022:$46,844 
Average Annual Pay - 2021:$43,942 
Average Annual Pay - 2020:$41,637 
Average Annual Pay - 2019:$39,352 
Annual Unemployment Rate, Not Adjusted (Texas Workforce Commission)     «Unemployment History Chart»
Unemployment Rate - 2023:4.6More data
Unemployment Rate - 2022:4.4 
Unemployment Rate - 2021:6.1 
Unemployment Rate - 2020:7.1 
Unemployment Rate - 2019:4.3 
COUNTY FINANCES (Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts)
Property Taxes - 2022
Total County Tax Rate:     «Detailed Tax Rates»   «Tax Rate History with Chart»$0.550786More data
Total Market Value:     «Values and Levies»   «Levy History with Chart»$2,068,966,430More data
Total Appraised Value Available for County Taxation:$1,095,571,434More data
Total Actual Levy:$6,034,254More data
For property tax information about a specific property, contact the Appraisal District.
Sales Tax Allocation History
CY 2023:N/AMore data
CY 2022:N/A 
CY 2021:N/A 
CY 2020:N/A 
CY 2019:N/A 
Centerline Miles - 2022
IH Highways:0.000More data
US Highways:84.934More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:37.400More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:292.123More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:0.000More data
Frontage Roads:31.849More data
On-System Subtotal:446.306More data
City Streets:153.516More data
Certified County Roads:868.926More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:0.000More data
Off-System Subtotal:1,022.442More data
Center Line Miles: County Total:1,468.748More data
Lane Miles - 2022
IH Highways:0.000More data
US Highways:279.108More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:78.596More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:584.246More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:0.000More data
Frontage Roads:63.698More data
On-System Subtotal:1,005.648More data
City Streets:307.032More data
Certified County Roads:1,737.852More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:0.000More data
Off-System Subtotal:2,044.884More data
County Total:3,050.532More data
Miles Travelled on County Roads     «Mileage History with Chart»
County Business Patterns (Census Bureau):     «CBP 2021»
Gross Domestic Product (BEA):     «GDP 2022»
County Agricultural Profile (USDA):     «Census of Agriculture 2017 🗗»     «2017 County Profile 🗗»
State & County QuickFacts (Census Bureau):     «Jones County QuickFacts 🗗»
State & County Narrative Profiles (Census Bureau):     «Narrative Profiles 🗗»
County History (Handbook of Texas Online):     «Jones County History 🗗»
Texas Almanac (Texas State Historical Association):     «Jones County 🗗»

Special Districts in Jones County.
School Districts in Jones County.
History of City Tax Rates in Jones County.

Airports in Jones County.
Hospitals in Jones County.
Prisons in Jones County.