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Total population: 1,783 (Urban population: 1,684 (all inside urban clusters), Rural population: 99 (all nonfarm))

Houses: 813 (758 occupied: 560 owner occupied, 198 renter occupied)
% of renters here:

26%
State:

29%

Housing density: 425 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2009 in this state: $252,754.


Median contract rent in 2009: $258 (lower quartile is $174, upper quartile is $413)


Median gross rent in Jonesboro, IL in 2009: $457


Housing units in Jonesboro with a mortgage: 240 (3 second mortgage, 20 home equity loan, 4 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 207


Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $50,000


Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $29,688


Median monthly housing costs: $498





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Jonesboro, Illinois Age and Sex of Residents


Estimated median house or condo value in 2009: $68,913 (it was $49,600 in 2000)
Jonesboro:

$68,913
Illinois:

$202,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $43,584 - $93,703

Mean price in 2009:

Detached houses: $110,414
Here:

$110,414
State:

$252,233

Townhouses or other attached units: $77,930
Here:

$77,930
State:

$249,884

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $102,382
Here:

$102,382
State:

$320,044

Mobile homes: $42,174
Here:

$42,174
State:

$35,670

Household type by relationship:

Households: 1,792
  • In family households: 1,509 (381 male householders, 130 female householders)
    383 spouses, 568 children (521 natural, 4 adopted, 43 stepchildren), 15 grandchildren, 8 brothers or sisters, 6 parents, 4 other relatives, 14 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 283 (80 male householders (68 living alone)), 177 female householders (168 living alone)), 26 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 113 (0 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 237 2-persons, 125 3-persons, 107 4-persons, 32 5-persons, 7 6-persons, 3 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 236 1-person, 15 2-persons, 6 3-persons.

307 married couples with children.
107 single-parent households (20 men, 87 women).

98.5% of residents of Jonesboro speak English at home.
1.0% of residents speak Spanish at home (67% speak English very well, 33% speak English well).
0.5% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (67% speak English very well, 33% speak English well).

Foreign born population: 26 (1.4%)
(76.9% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.6
State:

6.1

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.1
State:

4.1

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Rooms in houses/apartments in Jonesboro, Illinois
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 3
  • 3 rooms: 7
  • 4 rooms: 88
  • 5 rooms: 173
  • 6 rooms: 155
  • 7 rooms: 72
  • 8 rooms: 29
  • 9 or more rooms: 33
  • 1 room: 8
  • 2 rooms: 13
  • 3 rooms: 38
  • 4 rooms: 62
  • 5 rooms: 42
  • 6 rooms: 23
  • 7 rooms: 10
  • 8 rooms: 2
  • 9 or more rooms: 0
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Jonesboro, Illinois
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 3
  • 1 bedroom: 20
  • 2 bedrooms: 217
  • 3 bedrooms: 233
  • 4 bedrooms: 57
  • 5+ bedrooms: 30
  • no bedroom: 8
  • 1 bedroom: 66
  • 2 bedrooms: 76
  • 3 bedrooms: 33
  • 4 bedrooms: 15
  • 5+ bedrooms: 0
Cars and other vehicles available in Jonesboro, Illinois in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 36
  • 1 vehicle: 174
  • 2 vehicles: 255
  • 3 vehicles: 78
  • 4 vehicles: 15
  • 5+ vehicles: 2
  • no vehicle: 54
  • 1 vehicle: 106
  • 2 vehicles: 32
  • 3 vehicles: 6
  • 4 vehicles: 0
  • 5+ vehicles: 0

Median 2009 house/condo value by year built


Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 7
  • 2000 to 2004: 7
  • 1990 to 1999: 71
  • 1980 to 1989: 119
  • 1970 to 1979: 116
  • 1960 to 1969: 146
  • 1950 to 1959: 89
  • 1940 to 1949: 78
  • 1939 or earlier: 193

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


Jonesboro, IL house values

Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses in 2009 in Jonesboro, IL:

  • Less than $10,000: 10
  • $10,000 to $14,999: 5
  • $15,000 to $19,999: 9
  • $20,000 to $24,999: 13
  • $25,000 to $29,999: 21
  • $30,000 to $34,999: 15
  • $35,000 to $39,999: 12
  • $40,000 to $49,999: 27
  • $50,000 to $59,999: 47
  • $60,000 to $69,999: 58
  • $70,000 to $79,999: 60
  • $80,000 to $89,999: 39
  • $90,000 to $99,999: 38
  • $100,000 to $124,999: 89
  • $125,000 to $149,999: 50
  • $150,000 to $174,999: 15
  • $175,000 to $199,999: 9
  • $200,000 to $249,999: 10
  • $250,000 to $299,999: 4
  • $300,000 to $399,999: 4
  • $400,000 to $499,999: 5
  • $500,000 to $749,999: 0
  • $750,000 to $999,999: 0
  • $1,000,000 or more: 0
 


Jonesboro rent paid by renters for apartments graph

Rent paid by renters in 2009 in Jonesboro:

  • Less than $100: 18 people
  • $100 to $149: 6
  • $150 to $199: 3
  • $200 to $249: 30
  • $250 to $299: 0
  • $300 to $349: 21
  • $350 to $399: 8
  • $400 to $449: 3
  • $450 to $499: 32
  • $500 to $549: 13
  • $550 to $599: 14
  • $600 to $649: 10
  • $650 to $699: 3
  • $700 to $749: 12
  • $750 to $799: 9
  • $800 to $899: 0
  • $900 to $999: 0
  • $1,000 to $1,249: 5
  • $1,250 to $1,499: 0
  • $1,500 to $1,999: 0
  • $2,000 or more: 0
  • No cash rent: 27
 

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit


Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 6
  • 1990 to 1994: 0
  • 1985 to 1989: 0
  • 1980 to 1984: 0
  • 1975 to 1979: 0
  • 1970 to 1974: 0
  • 1970 to 1974: 0
  • 1965 to 1969: 20


Jonesboro, IL Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 67.6%
Number of people working at home: 27 (3.6% of all workers)


Jonesboro commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 78
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 118
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 170
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 75
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 47
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 31
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 93
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 14
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 28
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 52
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 16
  • 90 or more minutes: 2
 


Jonesboro mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 604 (80%)
  • Carpooled: 102 (14%)
  • Motorcycle: 3 (0%)
  • Walked: 9 (1%)
  • Other means: 6 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 27 (4%)
 


Jonesboro, IL household income

Household income:

  • Less than $10,000: 120
  • $10,000 to $14,999: 66
  • $15,000 to $19,999: 50
  • $20,000 to $24,999: 79
  • $25,000 to $29,999: 66
  • $30,000 to $34,999: 46
  • $35,000 to $39,999: 55
  • $40,000 to $44,999: 39
  • $45,000 to $49,999: 43
  • $50,000 to $59,999: 76
  • $60,000 to $74,999: 68
  • $75,000 to $99,999: 34
  • $100,000 to $124,999: 11
  • $125,000 to $149,999: 11
  • $150,000 to $199,999: 0
  • $200,000 or more: 4
 

First ancestries reported:

 German: 237
 United States or American: 207
 Other groups: 138
 Irish: 118
 English: 96
 French (except Basque): 47
 Dutch: 24
 Italian: 23
 Luxemburger: 14
 Scotch-Irish: 14
 Swedish: 12
 European: 7
 Scottish: 6
 Swiss: 5
 Danish: 4
 Slovak: 3
 Arab:: 3
 Syrian: 3
 Northern European: 2
 Polish: 2
 Subsaharan African:: 2
 African: 2


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



  • Yugoslavia (65%)
  • Mexico (23%)
  • Germany (12%)


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

  • This state: 1316
  • Northeast: 10
  • Midwest: 366
  • South: 149
  • West: 33

61% of Jonesboro residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 73% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 73% lived in Illinois.

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 13
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 2
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 83
  • 9th grade: 6
  • 10th grade: 15
  • 11th grade: 6
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 36
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 222
  • Less than 1 year of college: 42
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 83
  • Associate degree: 22
  • Bachelor's degree: 52
  • Master's degree: 13
  • Professional school degree: 6
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 17
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 2
  • 5th and 6th grade: 2
  • 7th and 8th grade: 62
  • 9th grade: 14
  • 10th grade: 23
  • 11th grade: 17
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 4
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 243
  • Less than 1 year of college: 68
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 86
  • Associate degree: 51
  • Bachelor's degree: 76
  • Master's degree: 27
  • Professional school degree: 6
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Females (%)


Class of Workers


Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic males: 18.3%
Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic females: 4.1%


Median household income in 2009 for:

  • White non-Hispanic householders: $35,612
  • Black householders: $52,795
  • American Indian and Alaska Native householders: $47,029
  • Two or more races householders: $58,906
Jonesboro household income for White non-Hispanic householders

Jonesboro marital status for males
Jonesboro marital status for females

Median 2009 house value for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $74,193
  • Black or African American householders: $104,203
  • American Indian or Alaska Native householders: $90,309
  • Two or more races householders: $94,894

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 594
  • One, attached: 9
  • Two: 42
  • 3 or 4: 32
  • 5 to 9: 6
  • 10 to 19: 14
  • 20 to 49: 3
  • Mobile homes: 113

Median worth of mobile homes: $21,300


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 0%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 0%

House/condo owner moved in on average 13 years ago


Renter moved in on average 6 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Jonesboro:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Jonesboro
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (69.3%)
  • Electricity (27.3%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2.5%)
  • Wood (0.5%)
  • Utility gas (63.6%)
  • Electricity (24.7%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (5.6%)
  • Other fuel (4.0%)
  • Wood (1.0%)
  • No fuel used (1.0%)



Private vs. public school enrollment:


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

0.0%
Illinois:

13.4%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 8
Here:

7.1%
Illinois:

11.1%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 0
Here:

0.0%
Illinois:

25.8%

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 (Noninst.)


 

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