Jonesboro Population By Year

Population Graph For Jonesboro, 1990 - 2022
Year Population Rank in US Growth Rate
2023 80,650 447 1.1%
2022 79,740 452 0.5%
2021 79,324 455 0.7%
2020 78,787 458 1.6%
2010 67,263 484 1.9%
2000 55,763 544 1.7%
1990 47,008 566

Jonesboro Population Facts

What is the current population of Jonesboro?

Based on the latest 2024 data from the US census, the current population of Jonesboro is 80,650. Jonesboro, Arkansas is the 447th largest city in the US.

What county is Jonesboro, Arkansas in?

Jonesboro is located entirely in Craighead County.

What is the size of Jonesboro, Arkansas in square miles?

Jonesboro has an area of 79.9 square miles. Jonesboro is the 2nd largest city, by area, in Arkansas.

What was the peak population of Jonesboro?

The current population of Jonesboro (80,650) is it's peak population.

How quickly is Jonesboro growing?

Jonesboro has grown 44.6% since the 2000. Jonesboro, Arkansas is growing somewhat quickly; it is growing faster than 72% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

What is the population density of Jonesboro, Arkansas?

Jonesboro has a population density of 842.2 people per square mile.

Similarly Sized Cities In Arkansas

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2023
323 Fayetteville 101,680 71.2%
386 Fort Smith 89,770 11.2%
396 Springdale 88,224 84.3%
447 Jonesboro 80,650 44.6%
506 Rogers 74,035 85.4%
542 Conway 69,580 59.3%
599 North Little Rock 64,531 6.4%
658 Bentonville 59,471 192.8%

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2023
441 Castle Rock, Colorado 81,415 289.0%
442 Kissimmee, Florida 81,269 65.3%
443 Boynton Beach, Florida 81,267 34.1%
444 Johns Creek, Georgia 81,108 33.7%
445 Cicero, Illinois 81,004 -5.2%
446 Redwood City, California 80,996 7.3%
447 Jonesboro, Arkansas 80,650 44.6%
448 Perris, California 80,603 121.4%
449 Pharr, Texas 80,410 69.6%
450 Somerville, Massachusetts 80,407 3.7%
451 Redmond, Washington 80,280 75.9%
452 Leander, Texas 80,067 847.7%
453 Pasco, Washington 80,038 135.1%

Jonesboro Demographics

What is the voting age population of Jonesboro, Arkansas?

The total voting age population of Jonesboro, Arkansas, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 54,206. The voting age population is 46.5% male and 53.5% female.

What percentage of Jonesboro, Arkansas residents are senior citizens?

According to the latest census statistics, 12.5% of the residents of Jonesboro are 65 or older.

What are the racial demographics of Jonesboro, Arkansas?

The racial demographics of Jonesboro are 71.8% White, 20.0% Black, 2.9% Two or more races, 2.7% Other, 1.9% Asian and 0.6% American Indian. Additionally, 6.2% of the population identifies as Hispanic.

What percentage of Jonesboro, Arkansas residents are below the poverty line?

In Jonesboro, 18.1% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 23.7%. On a per-household basis, 13.5% of families are below the poverty line in Jonesboro.

What percentage of Jonesboro, Arkansas residents are in the labor force?

Among those aged 16 and older, 64.3% of Jonesboro residents are in the labor force.

What are the education levels among Jonesboro, Arkansas residents?

Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 90.6% of Jonesboro residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 29.5% have a bachelor's degree and 11.5% have a graduate or professional degree.

What percentage of Jonesboro, Arkansas residents speak a non-English language at home?

Among Jonesboro residents aged 5 and older, 7.2% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 4.2% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.7% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.9% speak an Asian language.

Jonesboro Income & Labor Statistics

What is the unemployment rate in Jonesboro, Arkansas?

The unemployment rate in Jonesboro is 6.9%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.

What percentage of Jonesboro, Arkansas residents work for the government?

In Jonesboro, 13.7% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.

What is the median income in Jonesboro, Arkansas?

The median household income in Jonesboro is $45,931.

Jonesboro Housing & Rent Statistics

What percentage of housing units are owner-occupied in Jonesboro, Arkansas?

In Jonesboro, 51.3% of housing units are occupied by their owners.

What percentage of housing units are rented in Jonesboro, Arkansas?

Renters occupy 48.7% of housing units in Jonesboro.

What percentage of Jonesboro, Arkansas housing units were built before 1940?

Of all the housing units in Jonesboro, 2.9% of them were build before 1940.

What percentage of Jonesboro, Arkansas housing units were built after 2000?

In Jonesboro, 32.1% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 10,200 units.

What is the median monthly rent in Jonesboro, Arkansas?

The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Jonesboro is $764.

What percentage of households in Jonesboro, Arkansas have broadband internet?

In Jonesboro, 82.9% of households have an active broadband internet connection.


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