In 2017, Jones County, MS had a population of 68.3k people with a median age of 37.1 and a median household income of $38,656. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Jones County, MS grew from 68,313 to 68,328, a 0.022% increase and its median household income grew from $37,846 to $38,656, a 2.14% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Jones County, MS are White (Non-Hispanic) (64.9%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (29%), White (Hispanic) (4%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (0.923%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (0.534%). N/A% of the people in Jones County, MS speak a non-English language, and 97.8% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Jones County, MS are Jones County Junior College (1,532 degrees awarded in 2017), Mississippi College of Beauty Culture (25 degrees), and Southeastern Baptist College (11 degrees).
The median property value in Jones County, MS is $85,600, and the homeownership rate is 72.6%. Most people in Jones County, MS commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 21.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Jones County, MS is 2 cars per household.