The population of Jones County,
South Dakota fell by 5 in 2013 bringing the total to
1001 people living in 595 homes and apartments spread across
970 square miles. The new estimate moves Jones County to
number 36 in our list of least populated counties in the US.
People who live in Jones
County have an annual income of $23877 which is $1693 less
than the statewide average for South Dakota. The average per
capita income nationwide is $28051. Jones County ranks
number 79 for highest income in sparsely populated counties.
REAL ESTATE VALUES
Homes are cheap here with the
median value of a home being $73800 compared to $181400
nationwide. 71.1% of housing units in Jones County are
occupied by their owners.
The US Census Bureau reports
0.9% of the county's residents are foreign immigrants who have settled in one of the most remote places in America.