Jonesboro SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
7
Affordability
6
Diversity
8.5
Safety
4
Amenities
8
Education
8
Commute
9

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Jonesboro, Arkansas Info Snack

Jonesboro is a city in Craighead County, Arkansas, United States. According to the 2010 Census, the population of the city was 71,551. A college town, home of the Arkansas State Red Wolves, Jonesboro is the largest city in northeastern Arkansas and the Arkansas Delta; it is the fifth-most populous city in the state.
Population
73,581
Unemployment
6.4%
Poverty
20.4%
Median Home
$146,800
Median Income
$44,171
Median Rent
$740

Rankings for Jonesboro in Arkansas

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Map Of Jonesboro, AR

Population over time in Jonesboro

Year Population % Change
2017 73,581 1.3%
2016 72,638 1.5%
2015 71,576 1.9%
2014 70,217 1.7%
2013 69,049 2.2%
2012 67,550 2.2%
2011 66,096 2.0%
2010 64,798 -

Crime in Jonesboro Per 100k

Crime Jonesboro AR USA
Violent Crime 525.0 554.9 382.9
Murder 17.1 8.6 5.3
Robbery 81.4 64.4 98.0
Aggravated Assault 355.7 413.6 248.9
Property Crime 4100.4 3078.6 2362.0
Burglary 1626.2 727.7 430.4
Larceny 2268.1 2109.5 1694.0
Car Theft 206.1 241.4 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Jonesboro

White
69.8% (51,340)
African American
18.7% (13,734)
American Indian
0.2% (179)
Asian
1.6% (1,142)
Hawaiian
0.2% (154)
Other
0.2% (114)
Two Or More
3.3% (2,417)
Hispanic
6.1% (4,501)
Race Jonesboro AR USA
White 69.8% 73.0% 61.5%
African American 18.7% 15.4% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.6% 0.7%
Asian 1.6% 1.4% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.2% 0.2% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.3% 2.1% 2.3%
Hispanic 6.1% 7.2% 17.6%

Household Income For Jonesboro, Arkansas

Less than $10,000
9.1% (669,587)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.2% (529,783)
$15,000 to $24,999
13.1% (963,911)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.6% (853,539)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.1% (1,111,073)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.1% (1,258,235)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.8% (721,093)
$100,000 to $149,999
9.6% (706,377)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.7% (272,249)
$200,000 or more
3.7% (272,249)
Income Jonesboro AR USA
Less than $10,000 9.1% 8.5% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.2% 6.8% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 13.1% 13.0% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.6% 12.0% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.1% 15.1% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.1% 18.1% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.8% 10.5% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 9.6% 9.9% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.7% 3.1% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 3.7% 2.9% 6.3%

Gender in Jonesboro

Female
51.8% (38,104)
Male
48.2% (35,476)
Gender Jonesboro AR USA
Female 51.8% 50.9% 50.8%
Male 48.2% 49.1% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Jonesboro for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.5% (2,581)
9-12th Grade
7.0% (5,163)
High School / GED
29.5% (21,740)
Some College
21.8% (16,043)
Associate's Degree
7.3% (5,347)
Bachelor's Degree
19.0% (14,006)
Master's Degree
8.0% (5,884)
Professional Degree
2.0% (1,460)
Doctorate Degree
1.8% (1,353)
Education Jonesboro AR USA
< 9th Grade 3.5% 5.2% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 7.0% 9.2% 7.2%
High School / GED 29.5% 34.3% 27.3%
Some College 21.8% 22.6% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 7.3% 6.7% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 19.0% 14.1% 19.1%
Master's Degree 8.0% 5.6% 8.4%
Professional Degree 2.0% 1.3% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.8% 1.0% 1.4%

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