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Jonesboro, IL (Illinois) Houses and Residents

Total population: 1,772 (All urban)

Houses: 897 (790 occupied: 572 owner occupied, 215 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

27%
State:

35%

Housing density: 469 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016 in this county: $115,224.

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


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2016: $435


Median gross rent in Jonesboro, IL in 2016: $284

Housing units in Jonesboro with a mortgage: 326 (9 second mortgage, 18 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 250

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $61,446

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $40,285

Median monthly housing costs: $607


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Jonesboro, Illinois Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $72,382 (it was $49,600 in 2000)
Jonesboro:

$72,382
Illinois:

$186,500
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $54,177 - $116,622
Median year house/condo built: 1965

Median year apartment built: 1967

Household type by relationship:

Households: 2,047
  • In family households: 1,673 (276 male householders, 269 female householders)
    377 spouses, 566 children (507 natural, 18 adopted, 40 stepchildren), 78 grandchildren, 30 brothers or sisters, 24 parents, 0 other relatives, 58 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 289 (121 male householders (92 living alone)), 123 female householders (118 living alone)), 44 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 82

Size of family households: 276 2-persons, 133 3-persons, 100 4-persons, 31 5-persons, 4 6-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 210 1-person, 29 2-persons, 4 3-persons.

247 married couples with children.
145 single-parent households (71 men, 74 women).

99.6% of residents of Jonesboro speak English at home.
0.2% of residents speak Spanish at home (100% speak English very well).
0.1% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% speak English very well).

Foreign born population: 7 (0.3%)
(114.3% 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:

4.4
State:

4.2

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

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

  • 0no bedroom
  • 301 bedroom
  • 1892 bedrooms
  • 2673 bedrooms
  • 764 bedrooms
  • 55+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Jonesboro population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Jonesboro, Illinois:

  • 46no bedroom
  • 591 bedroom
  • 282 bedrooms
  • 843 bedrooms
  • 64 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Jonesboro population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

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

  • 8no vehicle
  • 1671 vehicle
  • 2332 vehicles
  • 1193 vehicles
  • 194 vehicles
  • 285+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Jonesboro population

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

  • 28no vehicle
  • 941 vehicle
  • 832 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
  • 814 rooms
  • 1645 rooms
  • 1386 rooms
  • 797 rooms
  • 658 rooms
  • 409+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Jonesboro population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Jonesboro, Illinois:

  • 461 room
  • 62 rooms
  • 503 rooms
  • 104 rooms
  • 555 rooms
  • 406 rooms
  • 97 rooms
  • 38 rooms
  • 39+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Jonesboro population

Year house built

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

Owners and renters by unit type in %

  • Jonesboro, IL household income distribution

  • Jonesboro, IL household income distribution
  • 74Less than $10,000
  • 100$10,000 to $14,999
  • 54$15,000 to $19,999
  • 18$20,000 to $24,999
  • 17$25,000 to $29,999
  • 64$30,000 to $34,999
  • 34$35,000 to $39,999
  • 14$40,000 to $44,999
  • 50$45,000 to $49,999
  • 54$50,000 to $59,999
  • 67$60,000 to $74,999
  • 87$75,000 to $99,999
  • 95$100,000 to $124,999
  • 18$125,000 to $149,999
  • 13$150,000 to $199,999
  • 8$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
  • 17Less than $10,000
  • 6$10,000 to $14,999
  • 7$15,000 to $19,999
  • 5$20,000 to $24,999
  • 6$25,000 to $29,999
  • 20$30,000 to $34,999
  • 6$35,000 to $39,999
  • 49$40,000 to $49,999
  • 35$50,000 to $59,999
  • 24$60,000 to $69,999
  • 66$70,000 to $79,999
  • 36$80,000 to $89,999
  • 16$90,000 to $99,999
  • 95$100,000 to $124,999
  • 72$125,000 to $149,999
  • 8$150,000 to $174,999
  • 16$175,000 to $199,999
  • 15$200,000 to $249,999
  • 13$250,000 to $299,999
  • 4$300,000 to $399,999
  • 4$2,000,000 or more
  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Jonesboro, IL

  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Jonesboro, IL
  • 17Less than $100
  • 3$100 to $149
  • 39$200 to $249
  • 36$250 to $299
  • 29$300 to $349
  • 12$350 to $399
  • 1$400 to $449
  • 20$450 to $499
  • 18$500 to $549
  • 9$600 to $649
  • 2$750 to $799
  • 7No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 02010 or later
  • 62000 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: 41
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 127
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 142
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 99
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 16
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 16
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 120
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 48
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 54
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 66
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 84
  • 90 or more minutes: 5
Jonesboro, IL Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 58.0%
Number of people working at home: 53 (6.1% of all workers)

Jonesboro mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 465 (84%)
  • Carpooled: 19 (3%)
  • Bicycle: 7 (1%)
  • Walked: 9 (2%)
  • Worked at home: 53 (10%)

First ancestries reported:

 American: 229
 German: 101
 Irish: 65
 French (except Basque): 58
 European: 34
 English: 34
 Scotch-Irish: 8
 Danish: 3
 Italian: 3
 Belgian: 3
 Swiss: 3

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

  • 71%Korea
  • 0%United Kingdom, excluding England and Scotland
  • 0%England
  • 0%Scotland
  • 0%Ireland
  • 0%Denmark
  • 0%Norway

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

  • This state: 1,426
  • Other state: 594
  • Northeast: 28
  • Midwest: 418
  • South: 112
  • West: 31

93% of Jonesboro residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 43% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 62% lived in Illinois.

Jonesboro:

93.3%
State average:

86.9%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 31
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 8
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 19
  • 9th grade: 15
  • 10th grade: 7
  • 11th grade: 0
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 25
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 252
  • Less than 1 year of college: 69
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 89
  • Associate degree: 68
  • Bachelor's degree: 60
  • Master's degree: 18
  • Professional school degree: 4
  • Doctorate degree: 4

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 5
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 34
  • 9th grade: 3
  • 10th grade: 18
  • 11th grade: 40
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 3
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 206
  • Less than 1 year of college: 65
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 136
  • Associate degree: 97
  • Bachelor's degree: 110
  • Master's degree: 32
  • 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
  • 4.5%Males
  • 0.8%Females
Jonesboro marital status for males
Jonesboro marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 701
  • One, attached: 6
  • Two: 32
  • 3 or 4: 21
  • 5 to 9: 37
  • 10 to 19: 10
  • 20 to 49: 2
  • Mobile homes: 85

Median worth of mobile homes: $40,897

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities in 2016: 7.6%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2016: 4.4%

House/condo owner moved in on average 12 years ago

Renter moved in on average 3 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Jonesboro:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Jonesboro
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (63.3%)
  • Electricity (36.7%)
  • Wood (1.6%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (0.9%)
  • Electricity (52.6%)
  • Utility gas (47.4%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1.4%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 14
Here:

5.9%
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)