Craighead County, AR

Current Temperature ° Population 99,735

Homefacts County Report

Schools

School Rating is Very good
  • No High School Diploma: 10.4%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 64.7%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 24.9%

Registered Offenders

29.92% Lower than national avg.
  • 110 offenders in Craighead County
  • 11.03 offenders/10,000 residents

Real Estate

Median List Price $129,950
  • Median Sales Price: $0
  • Foreclosures: 15
  • Homes For Sale: 1,091
  • Homes For Rent: 47

Environmental Hazards

410 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 3
  • Registered Polluters: 22
  • Superfunds: 10
  • Tanks & Spills: 375

Unemployment

Low 2.8%
  • Arkansas unemployment average: 3.4%
  • National unemployment average: 4.1%

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36 Public Schools view public schools

Summary
There are 36 K-12 public schools in Craighead County, AR and 4 private schools. Homefacts rates Craighead County's schools as Very good, with an overall B rating.

1 Colleges & Universities view all colleges & universities

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Crime view details

110 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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Crime Index

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Real Estate Overview

Average Listing Price
$129,950 compared to September 2016
Median Sales Price
No Data

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    9.4%
  • Rented
    37.1%
  • Owned
    53.4%

1,091 Homes For Sale View All

$241,000
212 Cr 408
Jonesboro, AR 72404
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$124,900
416 Wilkins Ave.
Jonesboro, AR 72401
4 Beds | 3 Baths
$325,000
6600 Nestle Road
Jonesboro, AR 72401
-- Beds | -- Baths
$399,000
2209 Auburndale Cove
Jonesboro, AR 72404
4 Beds | 3 Baths

15 Foreclosures View All

median foreclosure price
No Data
$98,457
Stonemill
Jonesboro, AR 72401
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$69,118
Buffalo
Lake City, AR 72437
-- Beds | -- Baths
$196,621
County Road 160
Jonesboro, AR 72404
-- Beds | 4 Baths
$42,000
Tonya
Jonesboro, AR 72401
-- Beds | -- Baths

Foreclosure Status Distribution

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

699 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Craighead County, AR issued 699 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 699 permits, 376 were issued for single family homes and 323 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Craighead County, AR issued 437 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 437 permits, 299 were issued for single family homes and 138 were issued for multi-family homes.
All Housing Single Family Housing Multi-Family Housing

Building Permits By Year

47 Rental Properties View All

$450,000
3201 E Nettleton
Jonesboro, AR 72401
-- Beds | -- Baths
$900
3800 S Caraway Suite 31
Jonesboro, AR 72404
-- Beds | 1 Baths
$3,200
3506 Cedar Creek Cove
Jonesboro, AR 72404
5 Beds | 5 Baths
$1,750
5229 Julia Lane
Jonesboro, AR 72404
4 Beds | 2 Baths

Fair Market Rents

**Displaying data from Craighead County, AR
  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $466
  • 1 Bedroom: $607
  • 2 Bedrooms: $735
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,009
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,013

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Environmental Hazards

410 Environmental Hazards

  • Brownfields
    in Craighead County, AR
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  • Registered Polluters
    in Craighead County, AR
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  • Superfunds
    in Craighead County, AR
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  • Tanks & Spills
    in Craighead County, AR
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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HAZARDOUS (0/0)
    Craighead County, AR has 0% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 3 COUNTY
    Craighead County, AR is a green zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 5.95 Average
    Craighead County, AR is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 37.88°
  • February 41.98°
  • March 53.38°
  • April 61.07°
  • May 69.83°
  • June 80.6°
  • July 82.15°
  • August 80.72°
  • September 72.82°
  • October 61.1°
  • November 50.6°
  • December 40.65°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Craighead County, AR

Earthquakes
Craighead County, AR has a moderate risk of earthquakes.
Hurricanes
Craighead County, AR has no risk of hurricanes.
Hail
Craighead County, AR has a moderate risk of hail storms.
Tornadoes
Craighead County, AR has a high risk of tornadoes.

Demographics view details

Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Craighead County, AR: $40,085

Unemployment

Unemployment in Craighead County is 2.8%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 3.4% and 8.4% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 42.66%
White Collar - 57.34%

Politics

State Representatives

  • Gov. Asa Hutchinson
  • Sen. John Boozman
  • Sen. Tom Cotton

Neighborhood Info

2 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

86 FCC Towers view all

2 Hospitals view all

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