Jonesboro, AR 72401

Population 54,654

72401 is zip code located in Jonesboro, Arkansas. The population is 54,654, making 72401 the largest zipcode in Jonesboro and the largest in Craighead County.

There are 17 public schools in 72401 with an average Homefacts rating of C+. The total crime rate for Jonesboro is high , and there are 55 registered sex offenders residing in the zip code 72401. Unemployment in 72401 is low. Average list prices in 72401 is $144,900 and the median home sales price is $0.

Zip codes within Jonesboro include 72402 and 72403.

Jonesboro Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Above average

Crime Rate

44.51% Higher than national avg.

Registered Offenders

31.10% Lower than national avg.

Environmental Hazards

253 Found nearby


Low 4.2%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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17 Public Schools view public schools

There are 17 K-12 public schools in 72401, AR and 4 private schools. Homefacts rates 72401's schools as Above average, with an overall C+ rating.

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55 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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Property Report Overview

Average Listing Price
$144,900 compared to May 2020
Median Sales Price
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Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
  • Rented
  • Owned

598 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Jonesboro, AR issued 598 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 598 permits, 327 were issued for single family homes and 271 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Jonesboro, 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.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $500
  • 1 Bedroom: $600
  • 2 Bedrooms: $760
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,040
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,200

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Environmental Hazards

253 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (147/159)
    Jonesboro, AR has 92.45% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 3 COUNTY
    Jonesboro, AR is a green zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 5.4 Average
    Jonesboro, 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 Jonesboro, AR

Jonesboro, AR has a moderate risk of earthquakes.
Jonesboro, AR has no risk of hurricanes.
Jonesboro, AR has a moderate risk of hail storms.
Jonesboro, AR has a high risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in 72401: $39,651


Unemployment in Jonesboro is 4.2%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 5.3% and 5.9% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 47.02%
White Collar - 52.98%


State Representatives

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

City Representatives

  • Rick Crawford