The Town of Jonesboro had a population of 4,648 as of July 1, 2018.
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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Jonesboro: Coon Town, Coontown, Macedonia.
|Population in Households||3,962|
|Population in Familes||3,228|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||686|
|Median Household Income||$33,049|
|Average Household Income||$45,952|
|Per Capita Income||$17,462|
|Total Housing Units||1,871 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||914 (48.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||643 (34.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||314 (16.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$77,691|
|Average Home Value||$104,426|
|Average Household Size||2.54|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.41%|
|Per Capita Income||1.16%|
The table below compares Jonesboro to the other 474 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Louisiana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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||# 121||75th|
|Population Density||# 161||66th|
|Diversity Index||# 129||73rd|
|Median Household Income||# 360||24th|
|Per Capita Income||# 398||16th|
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