Demographics

People

Total Population4,737
Male Share of the Population56.6%
Female Share of the Population43.4%
Senior Citizens6.9%
Employed Population 16+1,251
Age of the Population33

Families

% of people married22.8%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher17.2%
Median Earnings25+$26,407
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$17,097
Median Earnings With High School Degree$25,213

Wealth

Median Family Income$39,659
% Above Poverty Level68.4%
% Below Poverty Level31.6%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time28 minutes
% Working from Home5.8%
% Walking and Biking to Work0.6%
% Using Public Transportation5.4%

Housing

People Living Alone28.8%
Median Gross Rent$864
Median House Value$83,700

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)59.2%
African6.8%
English2.9%
German2.8%
Irish2.3%
West Indian0.9%
French Except Basque0.7%
Italian0.7%
Scottish0.6%
Welsh0.5%
Dutch0.5%
Jamaican0.4%
Arab0.4%
Croatian0.4%
Haitian0.3%
Polish0.3%
New Zealand0.3%
Lebanese0.2%
Greek0.2%
Belizean0.2%
Austrian0.1%
Swedish0.1%
Danishn0.1%
Canadian0.1%
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Jonesboro Almanac

CategoryValue
CountyClayton County
Standard Zip Codes30238, 30236
P.O. Box Zip Codes30237
Phone Area Codes678, 770
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude33.52
Approximate Longitude-84.35

Jonesboro Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationATLANTA HARTSFIELD AP
Distance9 miles
Jan Temp34 to 52 F
Apr Temp50 to 73 F
Jul Temp71 to 89 F
Oct Temp53 to 73 F
Annual Precip50.2 inches
StationEXPERIMENT
Distance18.1 miles
Jan Temp32 to 53 F
Apr Temp48 to 73 F
Jul Temp68 to 90 F
Oct Temp49 to 75 F
Annual Precip50.8 inches
StationCOVINGTON
Distance25.8 miles
Jan Temp31 to 52 F
Apr Temp48 to 74 F
Jul Temp68 to 91 F
Oct Temp49 to 74 F
Annual Precip49.1 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Forest Park19,483$36,442
Lake City2,749$53,068
Lovejoy6,484$45,403
Morrow7,238$62,058
Riverdale16,289$47,125
Stockbridge28,648$67,423

Jonesboro Public Libraries

Clayton County Library System
865 BATTLE CREEK ROAD
Jonesboro, Georgia
(770) 473-3850

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Jonesboro Public Schools

Arnold Elementary School
216 Stockbridge Rd
ZIP: 30236
(770) 473-2800
Primary
Total Enrollment 558
James Jackson Elementary School
7711 Mount Zion Blvd
ZIP: 30236
(678) 610-4401
Primary
Total Enrollment 1011
Jonesboro High School
7728 Mount Zion Blvd
ZIP: 30236
(770) 473-2855
High
Total Enrollment 1321
Jonesboro Middle School
1308 Arnold St
ZIP: 30236
(678) 610-4331
Middle
Total Enrollment 912
Kilpatrick Elementary School
7534 Tara Rd
ZIP: 30236
(770) 473-2790
Primary
Total Enrollment 681
Lee Street Elementary School
178 Lee St
ZIP: 30236
(770) 473-2815
Primary
Total Enrollment 682
M. D. Roberts Middle School
1905 Walt Stephens Rd
ZIP: 30236
(678) 479-0100
Middle
Total Enrollment 853
Martha Ellen Stilwell School For The Performing Arts
2535 Mount Zion Pkwy
ZIP: 30236
(770) 473-2785
High
Total Enrollment 396
Mount Zion Elementary School
2984 Mount Zion Rd
ZIP: 30236
(770) 968-2935
Primary
Total Enrollment 617
Mount Zion High School
2535 Mount Zion Pkwy
ZIP: 30236
(770) 473-2940
High
Total Enrollment 1341
Mount Zion Primary
2920 Mount Zion Rd
ZIP: 30236
(770) 473-2700
Primary
Total Enrollment 663
Suder Elementary School
1400 Lake Jodeco Rd
ZIP: 30236
(770) 473-2820
Primary
Total Enrollment 741
Brown Elementary School
9771 Poston Rd
ZIP: 30238
(770) 473-2785
Primary
Total Enrollment 809
Callaway Elementary School
120 Oriole Dr
ZIP: 30238
(678) 479-2600
Primary
Total Enrollment 851
Kendrick Middle School
7971 Kendrick Rd
ZIP: 30238
(770) 472-8400
Middle
Total Enrollment 761
Mundy's Mill High School
9652 Fayetteville Rd
ZIP: 30238
(678) 817-3000
High
Total Enrollment 1695
Mundys Mill Middle School
1251 Mundys Mill Rd
ZIP: 30238
(770) 473-2880
Middle
Total Enrollment 795
Pointe South Middle School
8495 Thomas Rd
ZIP: 30238
(770) 473-2890
Middle
Total Enrollment 824
Swint Elementary School
500 Highway 138 W
ZIP: 30238
(770) 473-2780
Primary
Total Enrollment 670

Jonesboro Private Schools

Crestwood Academy
7721 Mount Zion Blvd
ZIP: 30236
Elementary
Total Enrollment 30
Phyl's Academy Preparatory School
2721 Highway 138 E
ZIP: 30236
Elementary
Total Enrollment 44
Anointed Minds Preparatory School
742 Veterans Pkwy
ZIP: 30238
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 33
Hope Christian Academy
455 Highway 138 W Ste H
ZIP: 30238
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 77
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