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Total population: 1,772 (All urban)

Houses: 880 (789 occupied: 567 owner occupied, 220 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

28%
State:

35%

Housing density: 460 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016 in this county: $100,657.

Median contract rent in 2016: $221 (lower quartile is $165, upper quartile is $303)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2016: $396


Median gross rent in Jonesboro, IL in 2016: $568

Housing units in Jonesboro with a mortgage: 328 (7 second mortgage, 12 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 241

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $61,666

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $40,937

Median monthly housing costs: $592


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Jonesboro, Illinois Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $88,342 (it was $49,600 in 2000)
Jonesboro:

$88,342
Illinois:

$186,500
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $54,183 - $127,678
Median year house/condo built: 1962

Median year apartment built: 1968

Household type by relationship:

Households: 1,997
  • In family households: 1,610 (264 male householders, 268 female householders)
    365 spouses, 540 children (466 natural, 26 adopted, 46 stepchildren), 81 grandchildren, 30 brothers or sisters, 18 parents, 10 other relatives, 35 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 302 (100 male householders (80 living alone)), 156 female householders (146 living alone)), 46 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 83

Size of family households: 259 2-persons, 122 3-persons, 96 4-persons, 50 5-persons, 4 6-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 227 1-person, 21 2-persons, 4 3-persons, 1 4-persons.

267 married couples with children.
124 single-parent households (62 men, 62 women).

98.1% of residents of Jonesboro speak English at home.
1.4% of residents speak Spanish at home (74% speak English very well, 26% speak English well).
0.1% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% speak English very well).

Foreign born population: 36 (1.8%)
(33.3% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

5.8
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

4.6
State:

4.2

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Jonesboro, Illinois:

  • 0no bedroom
  • 281 bedroom
  • 1942 bedrooms
  • 2523 bedrooms
  • 764 bedrooms
  • 155+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Jonesboro population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Jonesboro, Illinois:

  • 41no bedroom
  • 581 bedroom
  • 292 bedrooms
  • 863 bedrooms
  • 84 bedrooms
  • 35+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Jonesboro population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Jonesboro in owner-occupied houses/condos:

  • 7no vehicle
  • 1661 vehicle
  • 2462 vehicles
  • 1063 vehicles
  • 164 vehicles
  • 285+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Jonesboro population

Cars and other vehicles available in Jonesboro in renter-occupied apartments

  • 32no vehicle
  • 871 vehicle
  • 902 vehicles
  • 113 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Jonesboro population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Jonesboro, Illinois:

  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 03 rooms
  • 954 rooms
  • 1525 rooms
  • 1326 rooms
  • 687 rooms
  • 708 rooms
  • 489+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Jonesboro population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Jonesboro, Illinois:

  • 411 room
  • 42 rooms
  • 493 rooms
  • 114 rooms
  • 705 rooms
  • 276 rooms
  • 117 rooms
  • 38 rooms
  • 89+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Jonesboro population

Year house built

Median 2016 house/condo value by year built ($)

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit ($)

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)

  • Jonesboro, IL household income distribution

  • Jonesboro, IL household income distribution
  • 75Less than $10,000
  • 120$10,000 to $14,999
  • 58$15,000 to $19,999
  • 21$20,000 to $24,999
  • 6$25,000 to $29,999
  • 49$30,000 to $34,999
  • 35$35,000 to $39,999
  • 12$40,000 to $44,999
  • 38$45,000 to $49,999
  • 55$50,000 to $59,999
  • 65$60,000 to $74,999
  • 94$75,000 to $99,999
  • 94$100,000 to $124,999
  • 36$125,000 to $149,999
  • 4$150,000 to $199,999
  • 12$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Jonesboro, IL

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Jonesboro, IL
  • 12Less than $10,000
  • 8$10,000 to $14,999
  • 5$15,000 to $19,999
  • 7$20,000 to $24,999
  • 4$25,000 to $29,999
  • 22$30,000 to $34,999
  • 17$35,000 to $39,999
  • 45$40,000 to $49,999
  • 32$50,000 to $59,999
  • 25$60,000 to $69,999
  • 58$70,000 to $79,999
  • 70$80,000 to $89,999
  • 11$90,000 to $99,999
  • 80$100,000 to $124,999
  • 62$125,000 to $149,999
  • 12$150,000 to $174,999
  • 13$175,000 to $199,999
  • 15$200,000 to $249,999
  • 14$250,000 to $299,999
  • 4$300,000 to $399,999
  • 5$400,000 to $499,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Jonesboro, IL

  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Jonesboro, IL
  • 19Less than $100
  • 3$100 to $149
  • 1$150 to $199
  • 35$200 to $249
  • 29$250 to $299
  • 22$300 to $349
  • 13$350 to $399
  • 1$400 to $449
  • 31$450 to $499
  • 14$500 to $549
  • 19$600 to $649
  • 4$800 to $899
  • 9No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 72010 or later
  • 302000 to 2009
  • 01990 to 1999
  • 01980 to 1989
  • 01970 to 1979
  • 20Before 1970
Note: State values scaled to Jonesboro population
Jonesboro commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 28
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 117
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 143
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 90
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 26
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 6
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 119
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 68
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 47
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 46
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 87
  • 90 or more minutes: 5
Jonesboro, IL Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 56.7%
Number of people working at home: 60 (7.1% of all workers)

Jonesboro mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 382 (79%)
  • Carpooled: 19 (4%)
  • Bicycle: 8 (2%)
  • Walked: 13 (3%)
  • Worked at home: 60 (12%)

First ancestries reported:

 American: 210
 German: 84
 Irish: 45
 English: 32
 French (except Basque): 30
 European: 21
 Scotch-Irish: 8
 Italian: 7
 Danish: 3
 Belgian: 3

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • 67%Mexico
  • 28%Korea
  • 0%England
  • 0%Scotland
  • 0%Ireland
  • 0%Denmark
  • 0%Norway

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 1,354
  • Other state: 587
  • Northeast: 23
  • Midwest: 410
  • South: 126
  • West: 24

93% of Jonesboro residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 45% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 100% lived in Illinois.

Jonesboro:

92.9%
State average:

86.9%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 30
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 8
  • 5th and 6th grade: 3
  • 7th and 8th grade: 17
  • 9th grade: 14
  • 10th grade: 7
  • 11th grade: 5
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 22
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 230
  • Less than 1 year of college: 83
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 58
  • Associate degree: 79
  • Bachelor's degree: 69
  • Master's degree: 12
  • Professional school degree: 4
  • Doctorate degree: 2

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 11
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 3
  • 7th and 8th grade: 22
  • 9th grade: 3
  • 10th grade: 27
  • 11th grade: 47
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 3
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 178
  • Less than 1 year of college: 87
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 148
  • Associate degree: 98
  • Bachelor's degree: 82
  • Master's degree: 34
  • Professional school degree: 7
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

  • Unemployment by race in 2016
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 2.8%Males
  • 0.4%Females
Jonesboro marital status for males
Jonesboro marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 693
  • One, attached: 3
  • Two: 33
  • 3 or 4: 21
  • 5 to 9: 35
  • 10 to 19: 8
  • 20 to 49: 3
  • Mobile homes: 80

Median worth of mobile homes: $73,886

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities in 2016: 5.0%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2016: 2.1%

House/condo owner moved in on average 11 years ago

Renter moved in on average 5 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Jonesboro:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Jonesboro
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (58.4%)
  • Electricity (40.6%)
  • Wood (2.1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (0.9%)
  • Electricity (54.5%)
  • Utility gas (44.5%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1.8%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 0
Here:

0.0%
Illinois:

10.3%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 0
Here:

0.0%
Illinois:

9.3%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 0
Here:

0.0%
Illinois:

26.9%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)