In 2018, Jones County, MS had a population of 68.5k people with a median age of 37.2 and a median household income of $41,263. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Jones County, MS grew from 68,328 to 68,454, a 0.184% increase and its median household income grew from $38,656 to $41,263, a 6.74% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Jones County, MS are White (Non-Hispanic) (64.8%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (29.1%), White (Hispanic) (3.91%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.04%), and Other (Hispanic) (0.351%). 0% of the households in Jones County, MS speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 97.7% of the residents in Jones County, MS are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Jones County, MS are Jones County Junior College (1,351 degrees awarded in 2019), Mississippi College of Beauty Culture (25 degrees), and Southeastern Baptist College (4 degrees).
In 2018, the median property value in Jones County, MS was $92,100, and the homeownership rate was 73.1%. Most people in Jones County, MS drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 21.5 minutes. The average car ownership in Jones County, MS was 2 cars per household.