The City of Jonesboro had a population of 1,815 as of July 1, 2017.
The primary coordinate point for Jonesboro is located at latitude 37.4509 and longitude -89.2671 in Union County. The formal boundaries for the City of Jonesboro (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.7 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Union County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 564 feet.
The City of Jonesboro (GNIS ID: 2395480) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Jonesboro population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Jonesboro: Jonesborough.
|Daytime Population: Workers||363|
|Daytime Population: Residents||1,048|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||1,411|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||0.78|
|Population in Households||1,755|
|Population in Familes||1,431|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||60|
|Median Household Income||$35,158|
|Average Household Income||$51,021|
|Per Capita Income||$20,516|
|Total Housing Units||823 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||512 (62.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||224 (27.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||87 (10.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$82,550|
|Average Home Value||$100,341|
|Average Household Size||2.38|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.63%|
|Per Capita Income||2.78%|
The table below compares Jonesboro to the other 1,368 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Illinois by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 533||61st|
|Population Density||# 968||29th|
|Diversity Index||# 610||55th|
|Median Household Income||# 1315||4th|
|Per Capita Income||# 1245||9th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Illinois Census Data Comparison Tool.