Jonesboro, GA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 1,612 housing units in Jonesboro. This represents a 7.8% growth from 1,495 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 1,612 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Jonesboro is about 52.6%. Jonesboro's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 6%. Average household size is 2.55 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Jonesboro were built after 1966.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.10%
One Bedroom10%
Two Bedrooms41.60%
Three Bedrooms39.50%
Four Bedrooms5.70%
Five Bedrooms or more2.10%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.68
Median year structure was built1964
Median Value of occupied units$77,500
Median Price asked for vacant units$95,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.4
Median year structure was built1968
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$625

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage2.90%
Home Equity Loan4.20%
Simple Mortgage52%
Debt Free40.90%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs12%