GA

National Population : 333,590,059
Georgia State Population : 10,835,660

About Jonesboro, GA

Jonesboro, GA is located in Clayton County in the state of Georgia.

The total City Population for Jonesboro is about 4,962 with about 757 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 95,836.

The Average Home Value is $109,300.00, which is roughly 22% lower than the Average Home Value of $139,998.00 for the state of Georgia, and roughly 42% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $49,893.00, which is roughly 1% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $49,600.00 for the state of Georgia, and roughly 13% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Jonesboro is about 11.1%.

Georgia is ranked #51 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 7.47 out of 100.

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Voting

Clayton County voted Democratic in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 83.43% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Democratic: 84.99%
Republican: 14.08%
Libertarian: 0.94%


Nearby Locations

Morrow, GA (5.01 mi.)
Lake City, GA (5.01 mi.)
Rex, GA (5.10 mi.)
Riverdale, GA (5.62 mi.)
Stockbridge, GA (6.59 mi.)
Hampton, GA (7.70 mi.)
Forest Park, GA (7.71 mi.)
Gillem Enclv, GA (7.71 mi.)
Fort Gillem, GA (7.71 mi.)
Ellenwood, GA (9.56 mi.)
Woolsey, GA (9.74 mi.)
Fayetteville, GA (9.74 mi.)
Conley, GA (9.96 mi.)
Hapeville, GA (10.84 mi.)
College Park, GA (12.59 mi.)
East Point, GA (13.56 mi.)
Union City, GA (14.16 mi.)
Lithonia, GA (14.74 mi.)
Griffin, GA (15.46 mi.)
McDonough, GA (15.69 mi.)
Tyrone, GA (15.88 mi.)
Conyers, GA (16.00 mi.)
Locust Grove, GA (16.09 mi.)
Peachtree Cty, GA (16.45 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 30236, 30238
Latitude : 33.517870
Longitude : -84.323622
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 784 ft.
Area Code(s) : 678, 770, 470

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.85
Male Population Estimate : 40.77%
Female Population Estimate : 43.91%
Median Age : 32.7
Male Median Age : 30.6
Female Median Age : 34.4

White Population Estimate : 22.13%
Black Population Estimate : 54.36%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 10.59%
Asian Population Estimate : 3.60%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.17%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.82%
Other Population Estimate : 6.10%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Jonesboro specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Clayton County: About 14 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Clayton County: About 632 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Clayton County is about 73% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 54% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.