Jones County Information

Jones in Georgia occupies 395 square miles and has a 2006 population of 26,973, a change from a 2000 population of 23,639 and 20,739 in 1990. 13.9% percent of the population is between the ages of 15 and 24, 13.8% percent is 25-35, and 15.7% percent of the population is 35 to 44.

There were 30 acts of violent crime reported in Jones in 2004, a change from 103 reports of violent crime in 2000.

The unemployed population in 2006 was 713 people: 5.1% percent. This was a change from the unemployment rate in 2000 of 3.8%.

Read more about Jones, Georgia in the Wikipedia entry.

General Information
CountyJones 
StateGeorgia 
Land Area395 sq. milesRanked 2,618 of 3,140
Population 200626,973Ranked 1,519 of 3,140
Population 200526,744 
Population 200023,639Ranked 1,606 of 3,140
Population 199020,739Ranked 1,643 of 3,140
Race BreakdownPercentage
Caucasion75.1% 
African American23.3% 
Asian American.9% 
Native American.3% 
Pacific Islander.5% 
Age BreakdownPercentage
Population Under 56.4% 
Population 5 to 1413.6% 
Population 15 to 2413.9% 
Population 25 to 3413.8% 
Population 35 to 4415.7% 
Population 45 to 5414.8% 
Population 55 to 6410.6% 
Population 65 to 746.7% 
Population 75 and up4.5% 
Crime Counts20042000
Total Violent Crimes30103
Murders / Manslaughters1 
Forcible Rapes  
Robberies3 
Aggravated Assaults26 
Total Property Crimes599611
Burglaries152 
Larceny Thefts388 
Motor Vehicle Thefts59 
Employment Data20062000
Labor Population13,96211,837
Unemployed Population713445
Unemployment Rate5.1%3.8%

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