Jonesboro, GA: What you need to know

Jonesboro, Ga., is the county seat of Clayton County, known as the official home of Gone with the Wind. Today, the rich Civil War history, stately historic homes and beautiful landscapes that inspired and informed author Margaret Mitchell draw newcomers seeking the charm of small-town living with the convenience of proximity to a major city – Atlanta.


Jonesboro, GA City Profile

Quick Facts

Population 4,669
Median Age 31
Median Household Income $31,387
Median Home Price $69,300

Jonesboro , GA Real Estate

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Jonesboro, GA Demographics

Population By Gender

  Male 56.5%
  Female 43.5%

 
7.3% CIVILIAN VETERANS
in Jonesboro , GA

Median Population

Median Age 30.9%
Age 18 Over 79.9%
Age 21 Over 74.7%
Age 62 Over 8.1%
Age 65 Over 6.5%

Race

  Ethnicity White 35.1%
  Ethnicity Black 58.6%
  Ethnicity Asian 2.9%
  Ethnicity Hispanic 7.4%
  Ethnicity Indian 0.1%
  Ethnicity Other 2%

Economics

  Median Household Income $31,387
  Median Home Price $69,300
  Homes Owned 54.8%
  Homes Rent 45.2%
  Median Property Rent $856

Language

  English Only 88.2%
  English Other 11.8%

 
COMMUTE TIME: 28.9 MINUTES
in Jonesboro , GA

Commute Types

  Walked 0.4%
  Worked at Home 2.9%
  Public Transportation 2%
  Other Means 2.1%
  Drove Alone 81.5%
  Carpooled 11.1%