The Town of Jonesboro had a population of 4,719 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Jonesboro is located at latitude 32.2335 and longitude -92.7106 in Jackson Parish. The formal boundaries for the Town of Jonesboro (see map below) encompass a land area of 4.85 sq. miles and a water area of 0.06 sq. miles. Jackson Parish is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 220 feet.
The Town of Jonesboro (GNIS ID: 2405918) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Jonesboro population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Jonesboro: Coon Town, Coontown, Macedonia.
|Population in Households||4,032|
|Population in Familes||3,281|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||687|
|Average Household Size||2.53|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||1,897 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||852 (44.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||743 (39.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||302 (15.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$80,659|
|Average Home Value||$106,506|
|Median Household Income||$30,110|
|Average Household Income||$42,710|
|Per Capita Income||$16,532|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.94%|
|Per Capita Income||1.37%|
The table below compares Jonesboro to the other 474 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Louisiana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 119||75th|
|Population Density1||# 158||67th|
|Diversity Index2||# 128||73rd|
|Median Household Income||# 391||18th|
|Per Capita Income||# 416||12th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Louisiana Census Data Comparison Tool.