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Jonestown, TX has a population of 1,740 and is the 11,847th largest city in the United States. The population density is 277 per sq mi, which is 185% higher than the Texas average and 205% higher than the national average. The median age in Jonestown is 49, which is approximately 42% higher than the Texas average of 34. In Jonestown, 58% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 86% speak English and 13% speak Spanish. 50% of Jonestown residents were born in Texas, 41% were born out of state, 1% were born outside of the United States and 7% were foreign born.
- The average age in Jonestown is 42% higher than Texas.
- In Jonestown 94.77% of the population is White.
- In Jonestown 1.78% of the population is Black or African American.
- In Jonestown 0.40% of the population is Asian.
Cost of Living
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In the event that the cost of living data was unavailable for this city, estimates based upon nearby cities were used. Each cost of living index is based on a national average of 100. If the amount is below 100, it is lower than the national average. If the amount is above 100, it is higher than the national average.
- The cost of living in Jonestown is 5% higher than the Texas average.
- The cost of living in Jonestown is 5% lower than the national average.
- The cost of housing in Jonestown is 7% lower than the national average.
- Lowe’s Market
- Oskis Food Store
- SLR Grocery & Center
- Hudson Bend Grocery
- Sprouts Farmers Market
- Randall’s Food & Pharmacy
- Pedernales Electric Cooperative
- Texas Gas Service Company
- Jonestown Water Supply Corporation
- Jonestown Utility Department
Trash Service / Garbage Collection Company
- Waste Connections of Texas
Cable / Satellite Company
- Charter Spectrum
- AT&T Internet
- SOS Communications
- Texas Wireless Internet
- Dittcom Technologies
The city’s educational needs are being served by the Leander and Lago Vista Independent School Districts.
Places of Worship
There are 3 churches within the city and these are:
FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH: 512-267-1544; 19000 RM-1431, Jonestown, TX 78645
SOUTH JONESTOWN CHURCH: Jonestown, TX 78645
TRINITY ANGLICAN CHURCH: Jonestown, TX 78645
The economy of the city employs a total of 968 people. The biggest industries in the city are Professional, Scientific & Technical Services (119 people) followed by Retail Trade (118 people) and the Manufacturing sector (111 people). The highest paying jobs are in Information, Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Management and Administrative and Waste Management Services.
Restaurants & Nightlife
Quetzal TexMex — Great place to have lunch. They serve amazing cheese enchiladas with roasted tomato gravy and the beef fajita with tomatoes and guacamole was also equally wonderful. They serve very cold, tall, strong and fresh Margaritas.
Rounder’s Pizzeria – Hungry for the best pizza? This is the place to be. The pizza features a great crust, sauce and with lots and lots of cheese. The Pepperoni flavor and the mushroom topping pizza is also very good. Prices are quite reasonable with very friendly service. They also offer salads and a nice range of beers on tap.
Cup of Jonestown — If you are looking for a place to have coffee with a nice view of Lake Travis then Cup of Jonestown will definitely not disappoint. Service is good and always with a smile. Nice homely ambience with great views of the lake.
Fun Things to Do in Jonestown
Jones Brothers Park – Situated at the end of Park Dr and along the shores of Lake Travis. This is a 32 acre park that provides a number of nice amenities such as covered picnic sites, ball fields, sand, volleyball court, and tennis and a basketball court. There is also a walking path and a playscape. It features a long shoreline that is perfect for fishing and swimming. You can also rent canoes and kayaks. There are 3 public boat ramps and 2 covered pavilions.
Veterans Memorial Park – Situated on RM-1431, the park features a bronze statue of a young soldier entitled “Going Home” and a very nice picnic section located under the canopy of bold oak trees.
Fireman’s Park – You can find this park on the corner of Crestview and North Park. It is a relatively small park but offers plenty of shade against the heat of the sun. It has ten picnic tables and a wood burning smoker. It is connected to Jones Brothers Park thru the new Canyon Hiking Trail.
Jonestown truly is a great place to live. If you’d like to talk to us about building your custom home here in Jonestown Texas give us a call. We can’t wait to meet you.