Jonesboro, Georgia

Population 4,635

Jonesboro is located in Clayton County, GA. The population is 4,635, making Jonesboro the 7th largest city in Clayton County.

There are 20 public schools in Jonesboro with an average Homefacts rating of C. The total crime rate for Jonesboro is moderate , and there are 192 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Jonesboro is moderate and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Jonesboro property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Jonesboro include Irondale, Morrow and Bonanza.

Jonesboro Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Average
  • No High School Diploma: 23.8%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 60.2%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 16%

Crime Rate

73.81% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 668
  • Violent Crimes: 419
  • Robbery: 210
  • Burglary: 432
  • Property Crime: 9
  • Larceny Theft: 7

Registered Offenders

95.62% Higher than national avg.
  • 192 offenders in Jonesboro
  • 414.24 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

124 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 5
  • Superfunds: 3
  • Tanks & Spills: 116


Moderate 7.9%
  • Georgia unemployment average: 4.5%
  • National unemployment average: 6.7%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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20 Public Schools view public schools

There are 20 K-12 public schools in Jonesboro, GA and 4 private schools. Homefacts rates Jonesboro's schools as Average, with an overall C rating.

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192 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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Property Report Overview

Average Listing Price
$170,000 compared to November 2019
Median Sales Price
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Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
  • Rented
  • Owned

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

1 Building Permits View All

  • In 2008, the city of Jonesboro, GA issued 1 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2007, the city of Jonesboro, GA issued 0 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $893
  • 1 Bedroom: $913
  • 2 Bedrooms: $1,043
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,330
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,630

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Environmental Hazards

124 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (1529/1558)
    Jonesboro, GA has 98.14% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 2 COUNTY
    Jonesboro, GA is a yellow zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 5.81 Average
    Jonesboro, GA is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 44.15°
  • February 47.27°
  • March 54.88°
  • April 63.43°
  • May 71.1°
  • June 79.57°
  • July 80.67°
  • August 80.4°
  • September 74.93°
  • October 63.32°
  • November 53.45°
  • December 46.08°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Jonesboro, GA

Jonesboro, GA has a very low risk of earthquakes.
Jonesboro, GA has no risk of hurricanes.
Jonesboro, GA has a very high risk of hail storms.
Jonesboro, GA has a high risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Jonesboro, GA: $32,169


Unemployment in Jonesboro is 7.9%. It is higher than the state and national averages, 4.5% and 6.7% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 48.91%
White Collar - 51.09%


State Representatives

  • Gov. Nathan Deal
  • Sen. Johnny Isakson
  • Sen. David Perdue

City Representatives

  • David Scott

Neighborhood Info

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