IQ Jones is a student at Patterson Park High School in Hairspray's Baltimore. He is also a dancer on The Corny Collins Show.
In the 2007 film, he is played by Jesse Weafer. In the 1988 original, he is played by Holter Graham. In the 2016 special, Hairspray Live!, he is played by Sam Faulkner.
- IQ Jones is one of ten council members that appear in every major production of Hairspray.