Jonesboro is a city located in Arkansas. With a 2020 population of 79,192, it is the 5th largest city in Arkansas (after , , , and ) and the 449th largest city in the United States. Jonesboro is currently growing at a rate of 1.41% annually and its population has increased by 17.73% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 67,263 in 2010. Spanning over 81 miles, Jonesboro has a population density of 988 people per square mile.
The average household income in Jonesboro is $66,635 with a poverty rate of 20.37%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $758 per month, and the median house value is $152,200. The median age in Jonesboro is 32.6 years, 30.8 years for males, and 34.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 93.3 males.