Jonesboro is a city located in Jackson Parish Louisiana. With a 2020 population of 4,371, it is the 68th largest city in Louisiana and the 5157th largest city in the United States . Jonesboro is currently declining at a rate of -1.15% annually and its population has decreased by -7.08% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,704 in 2010. Jonesboro reached it's highest population of 5,072 in 1970. Spanning over 5 miles, Jonesboro has a population density of 902 people per square mile.
The average household income in Jonesboro is $33,856 with a poverty rate of 48.28%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $545 per month, and the median house value is $79,500. The median age in Jonesboro is 34.7 years, 34.7 years for males, and 34.8 years for females.