Jonesboro, Georgia

Current Temperature ° Population 4,635

Homefacts City Report

Schools

School Rating is Average
  • No High School Diploma: 25.1%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 60.9%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 13.9%

Crime Rate

46.08% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 1
  • Violent Crimes: 478
  • Robbery: 174
  • Burglary: 609
  • Property Crime: 4
  • Larceny Theft: 2

Registered Offenders

95.66% Higher than national avg.
  • 168 offenders in Jonesboro
  • 362.46 offenders/10,000 residents

Real Estate

Median List Price $115,000
  • Median Sales Price: $99,500
  • Foreclosures: 110
  • Homes For Sale: 318
  • Homes For Rent: 22

Environmental Hazards

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

Unemployment

Very High 5.1%
  • Georgia unemployment average: 4.4%
  • National unemployment average: 4.1%

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19 Public Schools view public schools

Summary
There are 19 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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168 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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Real Estate Overview

Average Listing Price
$115,000 compared to September 2016
Median Sales Price
$99,500 compared to September 2016

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    12.8%
  • Rented
    47.8%
  • Owned
    39.4%

318 Homes For Sale View All

$114,900
2889 Old South Dr
Jonesboro, GA 30236
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$150,000
1304 Interlaken Pass
Jonesboro, GA 30238
4 Beds | 3 Baths
$7,900
9241 Raven Dr
Jonesboro, GA 30238
-- Beds | -- Baths
$169,900
605 Tara Rd
Jonesboro, GA 30238
3 Beds | 2 Baths

110 Foreclosures View All

median foreclosure price
$61,956  
$105,952
Iron Gate Blvd
Jonesboro, GA 30238
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$97,203
Dixie Dr
Jonesboro, GA 30236
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$72,903
Jester Creek Ct
Jonesboro, GA 30236
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$90,000
Lago Dr
Jonesboro, GA 30236
4 Beds | 2 Baths

Foreclosure Status Distribution

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

1 Building Permits View All

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  • 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.
All Housing Single Family Housing Multi-Family Housing

Building Permits By Year

22 Rental Properties View All

$1,350
9776 Sinclair Lane
Jonesboro, GA 30238
4 Beds | 3 Baths
$1,500
10041 Walden Drive
Jonesboro, GA 30238
4 Beds | 4 Baths
$1,350
9776 Sinclair Ln
Jonesboro, GA 30238
4 Beds | 3 Baths
$1,395
556 Creekstone Dr
Jonesboro, GA 30236
4 Beds | 3 Baths

Fair Market Rents

**Displaying data from Jonesboro, GA
  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $783
  • 1 Bedroom: $823
  • 2 Bedrooms: $950
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,240
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,527

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Environmental Hazards

124 Environmental Hazards

  • Brownfields
    in Jonesboro, GA
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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (396/405)
    Jonesboro, GA has 97.78% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 2 COUNTY
    Jonesboro, GA is a yellow zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 6.39 Average
    Jonesboro, GA is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Weather

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

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

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Jonesboro, GA: $31,387

Unemployment

Unemployment in Jonesboro is 5.1%. It is higher than the state and national averages, 4.4% and 4.1% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 52.53%
White Collar - 47.47%

Politics

State Representatives

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

City Representatives

  • David Scott

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