Jones County, TX

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2020 Population
19,874
0.346% 1-year decline
US Senator
John Cornyn
Republican Party
US Senator
Ted Cruz
Republican Party
2020 Median Age
38.1
0.262% 1-year decrease
2020 Poverty Rate
11.5%
18% 1-year decrease
2020 Median Household Income
$52,471
4.22% 1-year growth
2020 Median Property Value
$80,800
1.94% 1-year decline

About

In 2020, Jones County, TX had a population of 19.9k people with a median age of 38.1 and a median household income of $52,471. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Jones County, TX declined from 19,943 to 19,874, a −0.346% decrease and its median household income grew from $50,344 to $52,471, a 4.22% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Jones County, TX are White (Non-Hispanic) (54.9%), White (Hispanic) (13.9%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (13.2%), Other (Hispanic) (8.41%), and Two+ (Hispanic) (4.67%).

None of the households in Jones County, TX reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.

97.4% of the residents in Jones County, TX are U.S. citizens.

In 2020, the median property value in Jones County, TX was $80,800, and the homeownership rate was 78.7%.

Most people in Jones County, TX drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 23.8 minutes. The average car ownership in Jones County, TX was 2 cars per household.

geosearchPopulation & Diversity

Jones County, TX is home to a population of 19.9k people, from which 97.4% are citizens. As of 2020, 3.73% of Jones County, TX residents were born outside of the country (742 people).

In 2020, there were 3.96 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (10.9k people) in Jones County, TX than any other race or ethnicity. There were 2.75k White (Hispanic) and 2.62k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

Citizenship

97.4%
2020 Citizenship
97.3%
2019 Citizenship

As of 2020, 97.4% of Jones County, TX residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.4%. In 2019, the percentage of US citizens in Jones County, TX was 97.3%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been increasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Jones County, TX
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    10.9k ± 309
  2. White (Hispanic)
    2.75k ± 359
  3. Black or African American (Non-Hispanic)
    2.62k ± 268
27.8%
Hispanic Population
5.52k people

In 2020, there were 3.96 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (10.9k people) in Jones County, TX than any other race or ethnicity. There were 2.75k White (Hispanic) and 2.62k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

27.8% of the people in Jones County, TX are hispanic (5.52k people).

The following chart shows the 7 races represented in Jones County, TX as a share of the total population.

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Foreign-Born Population

3.73%
2020 Foreign-Born Population
742 people
3.54%
2019 Foreign-Born Population
705 people

As of 2020, 3.73% of Jones County, TX residents (742 people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.5%. In 2019, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Jones County, TX was 3.54%, meaning that the rate has been increasing.

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Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    345 ± 89
  2. Gulf War (2001-)
    204 ± 84
  3. Gulf War (1990s)
    194 ± 81

Jones County, TX has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 1.69 times greater than any other conflict.

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The economy of Jones County, TX employs 5.18k people. The largest industries in Jones County, TX are Health Care & Social Assistance (987 people), Educational Services (643 people), and Retail Trade (422 people), and the highest paying industries are Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($113,795), Transportation & Warehousing ($64,306), and Transportation & Warehousing, & Utilities ($59,338).

Occupations

5.18k
2020 Value
± 541
3.78%
1 Year growth
± 13.4%

From 2019 to 2020, employment in Jones County, TX grew at a rate of 3.78%, from 4.99k employees to 5.18k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Jones County, TX, are Office & Administrative Support Occupations (562 people), Management Occupations (450 people), and Construction & Extraction Occupations (430 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Jones County, TX.

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Unemployment Insurance Claims

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Employment by Industries

5.18k
2020 Value
± 541
3.78%
1 Year growth
± 13.4%

From 2019 to 2020, employment in Jones County, TX grew at a rate of 3.78%, from 4.99k employees to 5.18k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Jones County, TX, are Health Care & Social Assistance (987 people), Educational Services (643 people), and Retail Trade (422 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Jones County, TX, though some of these residents may live in Jones County, TX and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Median Earnings by Industry

$42,986
Median earning men ± $4,274
$27,545
Median earning women ± $6,822

The industries with the best median earnings for men in 2020 are Finance & Insurance, & Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($86,563), Transportation & Warehousing, & Utilities ($58,787), and Educational Services, & Health Care & Social Assistance ($57,188).

The industries with the best median earnings for women in 2020 are Transportation & Warehousing, & Utilities ($63,125), Construction ($58,421), and Public Administration ($50,541).

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Employment by Industry Sector

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8.45%
Year-over-year growth
Employment change between May 2020 and May 2021

As of May 2021, there are 145M people employed in Texas. This represents a 8.45% increase in employment when compared to May 2020.

The following chart shows monthly employment numbers for each industry sector in Texas.

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Establishments by Size

The industries with the most establishments
  1. 76
    Finance & Insurance, and Real Estate, Rental & Leasing
  2. 55
    Educational Services, Health Care & Social Assistance
  3. 51
    Manufacturing

The visualization shows the distribution of establishments by industry and by size according to the number of employees.

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Domestic Production & Consumption

Domestic production and consumption consists of products and services shipped from Texas to other states, or from other states to Texas.
Top Domestic Production in Dollars
  1. $292B
  2. $210B
  3. $178B

In 2020, the top outbound Texas product (by dollars) was Electronics with $292B, followed by Gasoline ($210B) and Fuel oils ($178B).

The following chart shows the share of these products in relation to all outbound Texas products.

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Domestic Trade Growth

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$2.36T
2020 Value in Texas
$4.5T
Projected 2050 Value in Texas
90.9% growth

In 2020, total outbound Texas trade was $2.36T. This is expected to increase 90.9% to $4.5T by 2050.

The following chart shows how the domestic outbound Texas trade is projected to change in comparison to its neighboring states.

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Interstate Trade

Interstate trade consists of products and services shipped from Texas to other states, or from other states to Texas.
Most Common Trade Partners
  1. $78.1B
  2. $76.4B
  3. $74.9B

In 2020, the top outbound Texas domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was Louisiana with $78.1B, followed by California with $76.4B and Michigan and $74.9B.

The following map shows the amount of trade that Texas shares with each state (excluding itself).

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In the 2020 presidential election, the popular vote in Jones County, TX went to Donald J. Trump with 84% of the vote. The runner-up was Joseph R Biden Jr. (14.8%), followed by Jo Jorgensen (0.935%).

John Cornyn and Ted Cruz are the senators currently representing the state of Texas. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

Texas is currently represented by 36 members in the U.S. house, and members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms.

US Senators from Texas

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John Cornyn
Senator from Texas2
Assumed office on December 2, 2002
Phil Gramm resigned (effective November 30, 2002) a few weeks before the expiration of his term in hopes that his successor, fellow Republican John Cornyn, could gain seniority over other newly elected senators. However, Cornyn did not gain additional seniority due to a 1980 Rules Committee policy.
Ted Cruz
Senator from Texas1
Assumed office on January 3, 2013

John Cornyn and Ted Cruz are the senators currently representing Texas.

In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

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US Representatives from Texas

Texas is currently represented by 36 members in the U.S. house.

Members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms, and the following chart shows the how the members for Texas have changed over time starting in 2008.

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Awarded Degrees over Time

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Educational Pyramid

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In 2020, 1.35% of men over 25 years of age had not completed any academic degree (no schooling), while 1.35% of women were in the same situation.

This visualization shows the gender distribution of the population according to the academic level reached.

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Educational Attainment

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Race

The most common educational levels obtained by the working population in 2020 were High School or Equivalent (5.56M), Some college (5.02M), and Bachelors Degree (3.9M).

This visualization illustrates the percentage distribution of the population according to the highest educational level reached. You can filter the data by race by using the selector above.

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The median property value in Jones County, TX was $80,800 in 2020, which is 0.352 times smaller than the national average of $229,800. Between 2019 and 2020 the median property value increased from $82,400 to $80,800, a 1.94% decrease. The homeownership rate in Jones County, TX is 78.7%, which is approximately the same as the national average of 64.4%.

People in Jones County, TX have an average commute time of 23.8 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in Jones County, TX is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Median household income in Jones County, TX is $52,471. In 2020, the tract with the highest Median Household Income in Jones County, TX was Census Tract 205 with a value of $62,396, followed by Census Tract 204 and Census Tract 201.01, with respective values of $48,261 and $47,489.

Property

$80,800
Median Property Value 2020
±$9,711
$4,444
Median Property Taxes
±$434

The following chart display owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Jones County, TX the largest share of households pay taxes in the < $800 range.

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Rent vs Own

78.7%
Homeownership
2020
63.6%
Homeowners with Mortgage
2020

In 2020, 78.7% of the housing units in Jones County, TX were occupied by their owner. This percentage grew from the previous year's rate of 74.6%.

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Income by Location

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Highest Median Household Income (Total)
  1. Census Tract 205
  2. Census Tract 204
  3. Census Tract 201.01

In 2020, the tract with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Jones County, TX was Census Tract 205 with a value of $62,396, followed by Census Tract 204 and Census Tract 201.01, with respective values of $48,261 and $47,489.

The following map shows all of the tracts in Jones County, TX colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

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Household Income

Please note that the buckets used in this visualization were not evenly distributed by ACS when publishing the data.
$52,471
Median Household Income
± $6,265
5.65k
Number of Households
± 513

In 2020, the median household income of the 5.65k households in Jones County, TX grew to $52,471 from the previous year's value of $50,344.

The following chart displays the households in Jones County, TX distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the $60k - $75k range.

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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Jones County, TX is from Texas.
0.478
2020 Wage GINI in Texas
0.48
2019 Wage GINI in Texas

In 2020, the income inequality in Texas was 0.478 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.474% decline from 2019 to 2020, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat more even. The GINI for Texas was higher than than the national average of 0.478. In other words, wages are distributed less evenly in Texas in comparison to the national average.

This chart shows the number of workers in Texas across various wage buckets compared to the national average.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2020
  1. Drove Alone (79.9%)
  2. Carpooled (12.3%)
  3. Worked At Home (4.77%)

In 2020, 79.9% of workers in Jones County, TX drove alone to work, followed by those who carpooled to work (12.3%) and those who worked at home (4.77%).

The following chart shows the number of households using each mode of transportation over time, using a logarithmic scale on the y-axis to help better show variations in the smaller means of commuting.

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Commute Time

23.8 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Jones County, TX have a shorter commute time (23.8 minutes) than the normal US worker (26.9 minutes). Additionally, 2.92% of the workforce in Jones County, TX have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Car Ownership

2 cars
Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Jones County, TX distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Jones County, TX have 2 cars.

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Poverty & Diversity

11.5% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Jones County, TX (1.46k out of 12.7k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is lower than the national average of 12.8%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 55 - 64, followed by Females 25 - 34 and then Females 18 - 24.

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Jones County, TX is White, followed by Hispanic and Other.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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82.5% of the population of Jones County, TX has health coverage, with 36.9% on employee plans, 13.7% on Medicaid, 17.7% on Medicare, 11.5% on non-group plans, and 2.71% on military or VA plans.

Per capita personal health care spending in Texas was $6,998 in 2014. This is a 5.06% increase from the previous year ($6,661).

Primary care physicians in Jones County, TX see 2831 patients per year on average, which represents a 15% decrease from the previous year (3330 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 10042 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 20083 patients per year.

By gender, of the total number of insured persons, 45.6% were men and 54.4% were women.

Daily New Cases by Date

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This chart shows the number of COVID-19 daily new cases by date in Texas, as a 7-day rolling average, compared with the four states with the most similar number of confirmed cases.

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Patient to Clinician Ratios

2,831 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Jones County, TX

Primary care physicians in Jones County, TX see an average of 2,831 patients per year. This represents a 15% decrease from the previous year (3,330 patients).

The following chart shows how the number of patients seen by primary care physicians has been changing over time in Jones County, TX in comparison to its neighboring geographies.

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Community Mobility

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This chart presents movement trends over time in the state of Texas across different categories of places such as retail and recreation, groceries and pharmacies, parks, transit stations, workplaces, and residential.

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Health Care Diversity

In 2020, insured persons according to age ranges were distributed in 27.7% under 18 years, 16.1% between 18 and 34 years, 33.5% between 35 and 64 years, and 22.6% over 64 years.

By gender, of the total number of insured persons, 45.6% were men and 54.4% were women.

The following chart shows the number of people with health coverage by gender.

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Uninsured People

17.5%
Uninsured
36.9%
Employer Coverage
13.7%
Medicaid
17.7%
Medicare
11.5%
Non-Group
2.71%
Military or VA

Between 2019 and 2020, the percent of uninsured citizens in Jones County, TX grew by 12.9% from 15.5% to 17.5%.

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Health Outcomes

Indicator

In 2021, the number of deaths among residents under age 18 per 100,000 population was 129 in Jones County, TX.

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Health Behaviors

Indicator

In 2021, the percentage of the adult population (age 18 and older) that reports a body mass index (BMI) greater than or equal to 30 kg/m2 (age-adjusted) was 29.3% in Jones County, TX.

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Clinical Care

Indicator

In 2021, the percentage of population under age 65 without health insurance was 19.1% in Jones County, TX.

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