Jonestown, Texas

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Jonestown, Texas

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High Points

Jonestown strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Texas):

Category Trophy
Well-Paid Single Men
(vs. Peers)
Top 11% Jonestown Well-Paid Single Men
Public Transportation Use
(vs. State)
Top 11% Jonestown Public Transportation Use
Well-Paid Single Women
(vs. State)
Top 17% Jonestown Well-Paid Single Women

Comparative Profile of Jonestown, Texas

Comparing Jonestown to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Texas (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Male Share of the Population 10 10
Well-Paid Single Men 9 10
Racial Diversity 8 3
Well-Paid Single Women 8 9
Children Under 5 Years Old 6 4
Age of the Population 5 7
Senior Citizens 1 2
Female Share of the Population 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Average Household Size 4 2
Portion of People Married 3 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
College Educated Adults 8 8
People Above Poverty 8 8
Median Family Income 8 8
People in Middle Class or Better 7 8

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Public Transportation Use 9 9
Working at Home 6 7
Walking and Biking to Work 1 1
Short Commute Times 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Housing Recently Built 10 8
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 9 10
People Living Alone 6 7
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 3 3
Affordability of Property Taxes 3 3
Affordability of Rents 1 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Low Property Crime 5 8
Low Violent Crime 4 5

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Jonestown Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 14 miles W of Round Rock, Texas (center to center)
Nearest Large City 19 miles NW of Austin, Texas
County Travis
Metro Area Austin - San Marcos
Standard Zip Codes 78645
Phone Area Codes 512
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 30.495
Longitude -97.923

Jonestown Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 17.9 miles
Jan Temp 35 to 59 F
Apr Temp 55 to 78 F
Jul Temp 72 to 96 F
Oct Temp 56 to 81 F
Annual Precip 36.4 inches
Distance 19 miles
Jan Temp 40 to 60 F
Apr Temp 58 to 79 F
Jul Temp 73 to 95 F
Oct Temp 60 to 81 F
Annual Precip 33.6 inches
Distance 25.9 miles
Jan Temp 41 to 62 F
Apr Temp 58 to 80 F
Jul Temp 74 to 95 F
Oct Temp 60 to 82 F
Annual Precip 34.7 inches
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Jonestown Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 1,681 100%
Male 884 52.6%
Female 797 47.4%
Under 18 408 24.3%
18+ 1,273 75.7%
65+ 135 8%
Median Age 37.3
Average Family Size 2.98
White 1,551 92.3%
African-American 14 0.8%
Asian 7 0.4%
American Indian & Alaskan 7 0.4%
Other 60 3.6%
Mixed Race 42 2.5%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 161 9.6%

Estimated Jonestown Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 1,869
Growth 188
Growth % 11.2%

Jonestown Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 23.4%
German 19.9%
Irish 11.8%
US/American 11.7%
English 8.2%
Italian 4.3%
Scotch-Irish 3.6%
French (except Basque) 3.2%
Polish 1.9%
Scottish 1.1%
British 1%
Dutch West Indian 1%
Czech 0.9%
Dutch 0.9%
French Canadian 0.9%
Swedish 0.9%
Russian 0.9%
Czechoslovakian 0.6%
Norwegian 0.5%
Danish 0.5%
Swiss 0.4%
Hungarian 0.3%
Welsh 0.3%
Portuguese 0.3%
Lithuanian 0.2%
African 0.2%
Lebanese 0.2%
Yugoslavian 0.2%
Canadian 0.2%
Croatian 0.2%
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Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Jonestown, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Point Venture (78645)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Jonestown 1,681 $47,708
Bee Cave 656 $130,028
Briarcliff 895 $82,507
Cedar Park 26,049 $70,587
Lago Vista 4,507 $62,114
Lakeway 8,002 $94,266
Leander 7,596 $55,051

Jonestown Public Libraries

Jonestown Community Library
18649 FM 1431 STE 10A
Jonestown, Texas
(512) 267-7511

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