Demographics

People

Total Population5,321
Male Share of the Population52.6%
Female Share of the Population47.4%
Senior Citizens24.5%
Employed Population 16+2,324
Age of the Population45

Families

% of people married50.3%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher30.6%
Median Earnings25+$32,698
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$17,857
Median Earnings With High School Degree$26,967

Wealth

Median Family Income$65,821
% Above Poverty Level93.4%
% Below Poverty Level6.6%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time27 minutes
% Working from Home8.7%
% Walking and Biking to Work3.2%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone29.6%
Median Gross Rent$875
Median House Value$162,200

Ancestry

German16.4%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)15.3%
English14.1%
Irish12.7%
Scottish5%
French Except Basque2.9%
Polish1.5%
Italian1.2%
Dutch1.2%
Hungarian1.1%
Swedish0.3%
Welsh0.2%
Greek0.2%
Canadian0.2%
Portuguese0.2%
Russian0.2%
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Jonesborough Almanac

CategoryValue
CountyWashington County
Standard Zip Codes37659
Phone Area Codes423
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude36.29
Approximate Longitude-82.47

Jonesborough Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationERWIN 1 W
Distance10.2 miles
Jan Temp25 to 46 F
Apr Temp41 to 68 F
Jul Temp63 to 86 F
Oct Temp43 to 70 F
Annual Precip45.8 inches
StationBRISTOL TRI CITY AP
Distance12.6 miles
Jan Temp24 to 44 F
Apr Temp42 to 67 F
Jul Temp64 to 85 F
Oct Temp42 to 68 F
Annual Precip41.3 inches
StationGREENEVILLE EXP STN
Distance24.9 miles
Jan Temp20 to 46 F
Apr Temp36 to 69 F
Jul Temp60 to 87 F
Oct Temp37 to 71 F
Annual Precip44.2 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Bluff City1,867$48,399
Elizabethton13,555$44,345
Erwin5,891$38,750
Johnson City66,037$59,670
Unicoi3,556$54,135
Watauga345$44,000

Jonesborough Public Libraries

Washington County Public Library
200 SABIN DRIVE
Jonesborough, Tennessee
(423) 753-1800

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Jonesborough Public Schools

David Crockett High School
684 Old State Route 34
ZIP: 37659
(423) 753-1150
High
Total Enrollment 1311
Jonesborough Elementary
306 Forest Dr
ZIP: 37659
(423) 753-1180
Primary
Total Enrollment 509
Jonesborough Middle School
308 Forest Dr
ZIP: 37659
(423) 753-1190
Middle
Total Enrollment 428
Lamar Elementary
3261 Highway 81 South
ZIP: 37659
(423) 753-1130
Primary
Total Enrollment 564
Sulphur Springs Elementary
1518 Gray Station/sulphur Spri
ZIP: 37659
(423) 753-1140
Primary
Total Enrollment 423
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