The unemployment rate in Jonesboro is 4.1% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Jonesboro jobs have increased by 0.7%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Jonesboro's cost of living is 19.6% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
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In the last Presidential election, Craighead county remained overwhelmingly Republican, 66.4% to 31.0%. More Voting Stats
Jonesboro's population is 73,581 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 13.6%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 17.6 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Jonesboro is Real Estate: $140,900
. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 3.3%.
Jonesboro public schools spend $9,719 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 16.2 students per teacher in Jonesboro. More Education