Jonesboro, AR

Craighead County

What you need to know about Jonesboro, AR

Jonesboro is located in Craighead County, Arkansas. The population is 73% White, 18% Black, 2% Asian and 0% Native American or Native Hawaiian. 1% identify as another race or ethnicity, or two or more races. 5% of residents are of Hispanic or Latino origin. The median income is $40,583 and the median home value is $140,400. For more on schools, real estate, business and health care in Jonesboro, see each of the tabs above. Walkability can be a key driver of the overall livability of a community. Jonesboro has a Walk Score ® of 21.


Homes Owned 53.77%
53.77% Complete
Homes Rented 46.23%
46.23% Complete

Real Estate

In Jonesboro, Arkansas

Ready to move to Jonesboro? There are a variety of housing options in the area. Click below to learn about the recent trends, average home values and even a few current real estate listings in Jonesboro.

Median Home Price

Higher than the state average


In Jonesboro, Arkansas

The quality of a school district is often a top factor for parents considering where to live. Strong school systems attract new residents and help their cities prosper. See how Jonesboro rates.

Median Household Income

Lower than the national average


In Jonesboro, Arkansas

Being a great place to live and being a great place to work often go hand-in-hand. Here’s what the business and employment climate is like in Jonesboro.


Most residents are
5-17 Years old


In Jonesboro, Arkansas

Access to quality hospitals, doctors and health-care providers is just part of what makes a healthy community. Here’s how to get and stay healthy in Jonesboro.


Bachelor’s Degree 30%
30% Complete
Graduated High School 88%
88% Complete