Jones County , North Carolina

Jones County: County in North Carolina, United States

Jones County locator map
Location of Jones County on North Carolina map.

About

Jones County is a county located in the U.S. state of North Carolina. As of the 2010 census, the population was 10,153 and a population density of 8 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 2,020 inhabitants. Its county seat is Trenton. The county was created 242 years ago in 1778.

Jones County Courthouse - panoramio image
Jones County Courthouse - panoramio
Jones County Courthouse - panoramio image

Geography

Jones County is located at 35°1'18"N 77°21'19"W (35.0217000, -77.3552600). It has 5 neighbors: Carteret County, Craven County, Duplin County, Lenoir County and Onslow County.

Jones County map

The largest city of Jones County is Maysville with a population of 918. Other cities include and Pollocksville population 279. See all Jones County cities & populated places.

Weather

Jones County forecast: Areas of fog before 8am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Northeast wind 2 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts less than a tenth of an inch possible. more

Jones County Quick Facts

Population : 9,250 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : North Carolina (United States)
Different from : Jones County, Jones County, Jones County, Jones County, Jones County
Area : 1226 km2
Water as percent of area : 0.5%
Land as percent of area : 99.5%
Named for : Willie Jones
Capital : Trenton
Establishment : January 01, 1779
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 21:13:46 (16th September 2021)
Density : 8 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -9.76% (2010-2020)
Weather : 85℉ Chance Showers And Thunderstorms 7-days weather

Jones County has 5 neighbours.

  • Trenton

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Jones County decreased by 9.76% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 10,153 - census
2011 10,060 -0.92% estimation process
2012 10,071 0.11% estimation process
2013 10,007 -0.64% estimation process
2014 9,851 -1.58% estimation process
2015 9,777 -0.76% estimation process
2016 9,588 -1.97% estimation process
2017 9,573 -0.16% estimation process
2018 9,613 0.42% estimation process
2019 9,419 -2.06% estimation process
2020 9,250 -1.83% estimation process

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People born in Jones County (4)

People born in Jones County, including politician Nathan Bryan, United States general Alfred K. Flowers, photographer Ignatius Watsworth Brock, you can see a list of people who born in Jones County.

  • John Adam Granade (Hymn writer and Sacred Harp poet) he was born in 09/05/1763

Other places with the same name (6)

Jones County Populated Places

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Jones County.

City Name Population Title
Maysville 918 City in Jones County, North Carolina, United States of America
Pollocksville 279 Human settlement in Jones County, North Carolina, United States of America
Trenton 274 Town in North Carolina

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