Jonesboro, Arkansas Information & Statistics

Quick Facts

The 2018 population estimate for Jonesboro is 74,710, a change of 6.40% when compared to 2014. With an area of 80.55 square miles, this works out to a population density of 927.50 persons/mi2.
The number of households in 2018 were estimated to be 28,771, with an average household size of 2.47.
Jonesboro's 2018 unemployment rate was 5.94%.
The average household income in Jonesboro for 2018 was $66,635, while the median was $44,780.

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Jonesboro Age Grouping

Jonesboro Ethnicity Mix

Jonesboro Fertility Rate

809 estimated births

Jonesboro Household Characteristics

Jonesboro Median Age over Time

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Jonesboro Educational Attainment

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Type of Housing

Jonesboro Housing Values

Median mortgage payment for 2018: $1,097

Jonesboro Average Rent as Percentage of Gross Income

Median rent for 2018: $758

Jonesboro Average Commute

Jonesboro Primary Transportation

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Jonesboro Field of Employment

Jonesboro Population Data

Period Geography Population
2014 Jonesboro city, Arkansas 70,217
2015 Jonesboro city, Arkansas 71,576
2016 Jonesboro city, Arkansas 72,638
2017 Jonesboro city, Arkansas 73,581
2018 Jonesboro city, Arkansas 74,710