The Town of Jonesboro had a population of 4,713 as of July 1, 2015.
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, 2015.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Jonesboro: Coon Town, Coontown, Macedonia.
|Population in Households||4,027|
|Population in Familes||3,274|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||686|
|Average Household Size||2.53|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||1,874 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||875 (46.7%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||718 (38.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||281 (15.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$94,792|
|Average Home Value||$121,000|
|Median Household Income||$31,505|
|Average Household Income||$42,064|
|Per Capita Income||$15,653|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.72%|
|Per Capita Income||1.81%|
The table below compares Jonesboro to the other 473 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Louisiana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 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||# 118||75th|
|Population Density1||# 160||66th|
|Diversity Index2||# 127||74th|
|Median Household Income||# 365||23rd|
|Per Capita Income||# 415||12th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Louisiana Census Data Comparison Tool.