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Demographics Analysis

The people of Jonesboro Township, Arkansas give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Jonesboro Township, Arkansas)

Male:

Under 5 years : 1,773

5 to 9 years : 1,554

10 to 14 years : 1,595

15 to 17 years : 998

18 and 19 years : 1,171

20 years : 385

21 years : 634

22 to 24 years : 1,247

25 to 29 years : 2,459

30 to 34 years : 1,885

35 to 39 years : 1,189

40 to 44 years : 1,554

45 to 49 years : 1,575

50 to 54 years : 1,484

55 to 59 years : 1,546

60 and 61 years : 334

62 to 64 years : 563

65 and 66 years : 331

67 to 69 years : 489

70 to 74 years : 579

75 to 79 years : 486

80 to 84 years : 425

85 years and over : 280

Female:

Under 5 years : 1,663

5 to 9 years : 1,622

10 to 14 years : 1,490

15 to 17 years : 914

18 and 19 years : 1,059

20 years : 528

21 years : 462

22 to 24 years : 1,180

25 to 29 years : 2,683

30 to 34 years : 1,712

35 to 39 years : 1,447

40 to 44 years : 1,540

45 to 49 years : 1,775

50 to 54 years : 1,753

55 to 59 years : 1,522

60 and 61 years : 551

62 to 64 years : 619

65 and 66 years : 366

67 to 69 years : 493

70 to 74 years : 1,112

75 to 79 years : 691

80 to 84 years : 716

85 years and over : 657


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Jonesboro Township, Arkansas)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 29,073

Multiple ancestry : 10,171

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 443

Ancestry not reported : 11,404


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Jonesboro Township, Arkansas)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 49,310

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 24

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 261

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 297

Not a U.S. citizen : 1,199


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Jonesboro Township, Arkansas)

Total:

Under 5 years : 3,436

5 to 17 years : 8,173

18 to 24 years : 6,666

25 to 34 years : 8,739

35 to 44 years : 5,730

45 to 54 years : 6,587

55 to 59 years : 3,068

60 and 61 years : 885

62 to 64 years : 1,182

65 to 74 years : 3,370

75 years and over : 3,255

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 2,917

5 to 17 years : 5,648

18 to 24 years : 4,024

25 to 34 years : 4,909

35 to 44 years : 3,359

45 to 54 years : 3,563

55 to 59 years : 1,874

60 and 61 years : 588

62 to 64 years : 627

65 to 74 years : 2,272

75 years and over : 2,180

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 496

5 to 17 years : 2,345

18 to 24 years : 2,345

25 to 34 years : 3,376

35 to 44 years : 2,025

45 to 54 years : 2,699

55 to 59 years : 1,171

60 and 61 years : 286

62 to 64 years : 555

65 to 74 years : 1,016

75 years and over : 1,035

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 23

5 to 17 years : 41

18 to 24 years : 79

25 to 34 years : 16

35 to 44 years : 55

45 to 54 years : 54

55 to 59 years : 6

60 and 61 years : 11

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 139

18 to 24 years : 218

25 to 34 years : 438

35 to 44 years : 291

45 to 54 years : 271

55 to 59 years : 17

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 82

75 years and over : 40


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Jonesboro Township, Arkansas)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 15,305

Female : 16,656

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 8,347

Female : 9,002

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 131

Female : 154

Foreign born:

Male : 753

Female : 743


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Jonesboro Township, Arkansas)

Born in state of residence : 26,126

Born in other state in the United States : 13,903

Native: born outside the United States : 222

Foreign born : 936


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Jonesboro Township, Arkansas)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 7,706

Now married, except separated : 11,174

Divorced : 3,107

Separated : 624

Widowed : 2,107

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 4,222

Now married, except separated : 7,742

Divorced : 1,632

Separated : 444

Widowed : 961

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 96

Now married, except separated : 137

Divorced : 7

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 517

Now married, except separated : 745

Divorced : 84

Separated : 12

Widowed : 77


(updated 2009)



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(Jonesboro Township, Arkansas)

Speak only English : 45,462

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 824

Speak English less than "very well" : 785

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 54

Speak English less than "very well" : 8

Italian:

Speak English "very well" : 43

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

German:

Speak English "very well" : 10

Speak English less than "very well" : 10

Other West Germanic languages:

Speak English "very well" : 33

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Russian:

Speak English "very well" : 17

Speak English less than "very well" : 19

Persian:

Speak English "very well" : 32

Speak English less than "very well" : 10

Gujarati:

Speak English "very well" : 33

Speak English less than "very well" : 13

Urdu:

Speak English "very well" : 11

Speak English less than "very well" : 26

Chinese:

Speak English "very well" : 61

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Japanese:

Speak English "very well" : 30

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Korean:

Speak English "very well" : 21

Speak English less than "very well" : 28

Thai:

Speak English "very well" : 19

Speak English less than "very well" : 20

Other Asian languages:

Speak English "very well" : 11

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Tagalog:

Speak English "very well" : 46

Speak English less than "very well" : 29


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Jonesboro Township, Arkansas

  • Other Groups: 10,241   (26.1%)
  • United States Or American: 9,211   (23.5%)
  • Irish: 5,076   (12.9%)
  • German: 4,497   (11.5%)
  • English: 3,662   (9.3%)
  • Scotch-irish: 985   (2.5%)
  • Dutch: 874   (2.2%)
  • French (except Basque): 792   (2.0%)
  • Italian: 694   (1.8%)
  • Scottish: 639   (1.6%)
  • European: 380   (1.0%)
  • Polish: 315   (0.8%)
  • Welsh: 257   (0.7%)
  • Subsaharan African: 170   (0.4%)
  • Swedish: 143   (0.4%)
  • British: 127   (0.3%)
  • Canadian: 102   (0.3%)
  • Arab: 100   (0.3%)
  • Czech: 97   (0.2%)
  • French Canadian: 89   (0.2%)
  • Norwegian: 84   (0.2%)
  • Russian: 71   (0.2%)
  • Yugoslavian: 69   (0.2%)
  • Greek: 66   (0.2%)
  • Hungarian: 58   (0.1%)
  • Iranian: 53   (0.1%)
  • Danish: 34   (0.1%)
  • Scandinavian: 26   (0.1%)
  • West Indian (excluding Hispanic Groups): 26   (0.1%)
  • Acadian/cajun: 24   (0.1%)
  • Croatian: 21   (0.1%)
  • Celtic: 21   (0.1%)
  • Swiss: 19   (0.0%)
  • Northern European: 18   (0.0%)
  • Slovak: 18   (0.0%)
  • Turkish: 17   (0.0%)
  • Romanian: 17   (0.0%)
  • Austrian: 15   (0.0%)
  • New Zealander: 15   (0.0%)
  • Lithuanian: 14   (0.0%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 9   (0.0%)
  • Alsatian: 9   (0.0%)
  • Belgian: 9   (0.0%)
  • German Russian: 9   (0.0%)
  • Portuguese: 7   (0.0%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 7   (0.0%)
  • Bulgarian: 7   (0.0%)
  • Ukrainian: 4   (0.0%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Jonesboro Township, Arkansas is 51,091



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Jonesboro Township, Arkansas: 24,536
Female Population in Jonesboro Township, Arkansas: 26,555


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Jonesboro Township, Arkansas: 30.9
Median Female Resident Age in Jonesboro Township, Arkansas: 34.9


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Arkansas is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Jonesboro Township, Arkansas


White


Both sexes

37.7

Male

35.3

Female

40.2

Black or African American


Both sexes

21.9

Male

20.9

Female

23.0

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

33.5

Male

36.3

Female

31.5

Asian


Both sexes

25.1

Male

25.2

Female

25.0

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

20.5

Male

14.5

Female

22.0

Other


Both sexes

23.6

Male

25.2

Female

21.0

Two or More Races


Both sexes

13.8

Male

13.8

Female

13.8

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

22.8

Male

23.8

Female

21.6

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

38.3

Male

35.8

Female

40.7


(updated 2010)



Races in Jonesboro Township, Arkansas


  • White: 41,187
  • African American: 8,477
  • American Indian: 102
  • Asian: 427
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 393
  • Two or More Races: 505



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education Jonesboro Township, Arkansas citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Jonesboro Township, Arkansas

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 238   (1.77%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 78   (0.58%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 199   (1.48%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 534   (3.96%)
  • 9th Grade: 385   (2.86%)
  • 10th Grade: 298   (2.21%)
  • 11th Grade: 329   (2.44%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 419   (3.11%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 3,681   (27.3%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 843   (6.25%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 2,129   (15.79%)
  • Associate Degree: 402   (2.98%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 2,497   (18.52%)
  • Master's Degree: 634   (4.7%)
  • Professional School Degree: 402   (2.98%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 414   (3.07%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 155   (1%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 124   (0.8%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 199   (1.28%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 780   (5.02%)
  • 9th Grade: 461   (2.97%)
  • 10th Grade: 537   (3.46%)
  • 11th Grade: 460   (2.96%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 441   (2.84%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 4,607   (29.68%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 903   (5.82%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 2,239   (14.42%)
  • Associate Degree: 718   (4.63%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 2,357   (15.18%)
  • Master's Degree: 1,206   (7.77%)
  • Professional School Degree: 180   (1.16%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 157   (1.01%)


(updated 2010)





Largest Universities & Colleges In Jonesboro Township, Arkansas

  • Arkansas State University-main Campus


    ( 4-year, Public, Student Population: 11,130; Location: 105 E. Aggie Road, State University, AR 72467, Web: http://www.astate.edu )

Academic Libraries In Jonesboro Township, Arkansas

(updated 2005)



Museums Near Jonesboro Township, Arkansas


  • Fine Arts Center Gallery


    , State University, AR 72467

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Jonesboro Township, Arkansas affect how people live their lives. Natural features such as oceans, mountains, lakes, plains, and deserts all make a difference in the lives of individuals. The types of housing, heating fuels, and transportation infrastructure are largely influenced by the geography of Jonesboro Township, Arkansas.

Area Features of Jonesboro Township, Arkansas


Airport


(1) Quinn Field Airport  

Basin


(1) Deasons Lake  

Building


(1) Lake City Fire Protection District Dixie Station  

Canal


(1) Ditch Number 2   (2) Ditch Number 3   (3) Eightmile Ditch   (4) Johnson Creek Ditch   (5) Lake Ditch   (6) Lighthouse Ditch   (7) Mud Slough Ditch   (8) Village Creek Ditch  

Cape


(1) Mitchell Point  

Cemetery


(1) Coffman Cemetery   (2) Miller Cemetery   (3) Parsons Cemetery  

Church


(1) Dixie Baptist Church   (2) Eight Mile Baptist Church   (3) Lake View United Methodist Church   (4) Mulberry Church   (5) New 24 Liberty Church   (6) New Hope Baptist Church   (7) Robbs Chapel Baptist Church   (8) Schugtown United Methodist Church   (9) Trinity Church   (10) Walls Chapel  

Civil


(1) Township Of Collier   (2) Township Of Hays   (3) Township Of Lester   (4) Township Of Main Shore  

Gut


(1) Bagwell Slough  

Island


(1) Big Island   (2) Giles Island   (3) Newton Island   (4) Round Island   (5) Rush Island  

Locale


(1) Millers Store Historical  

Populated Place


(1) Bethel   (2) Coffman   (3) Dixie   (4) Lake Side   (5) Lake View   (6) Maysville Historical   (7) Miller   (8) New Hope   (9) Schug   (10) Twin Oaks  

School


(1) Brookland East School   (2) Coffman School Historical   (3) Decent Lake School Historical   (4) East Elementary School   (5) Eight Mile School Historical   (6) Lake View School Historical   (7) New Hope School Historical   (8) Saint Paul School Historical   (9) Walls Chapel School Historical   (10) Yapp School Historical  

Stream


(1) Hurricane Creek   (2) Lighthouse Creek   (3) Rooker Creek  

Swamp


(1) Big Cypress Swamp  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Jonesboro Township, Arkansas

72467 (pop. 464)


Cities Nearby Jonesboro Township, Arkansas

Jonesboro City, AR  (pop. 70,378) 0.8 Miles
Nettleton Township, AR  (pop. 10,496) 3.9 Miles
Greenfield Township, AR  (pop. 2,920) 6.7 Miles
Herndon Township, AR  (pop. 1,580) 6.9 Miles
Gilkerson Township, AR  (pop. 4,689) 7.4 Miles
Bono City, AR  (pop. 2,031) 7.4 Miles
Big Creek Township, AR  (pop. 4,808) 7.5 Miles
Powell Township, AR  (pop. 2,844) 7.8 Miles
Brookland Town, AR  (pop. 1,434) 8.0 Miles
Brookland Township, AR  (pop. 2,723) 9.2 Miles



Area Code(s) in Jonesboro Township, Arkansas

870



Elevation in Jonesboro Township, Arkansas is 240.0 ft. (73.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Jonesboro Township, Arkansas

Lat: 35.837735 N        Long: -90.700415 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Jonesboro Township, Arkansas need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

Energy Costs In Arkansas

    Residential
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Commercial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Industrial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Other
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Transportation
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Total
(cents per
kilowatthour)
1990              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.07 6.95 5.10 7.08 0.00 6.70
  Total Electric Industry 8.07 6.95 5.10 7.08 0.00 6.70
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.10 6.95 5.05 6.83 0.00 6.69
  Total Electric Industry 8.10 6.95 5.05 6.83 0.00 6.69
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.28 7.11 5.02 6.77 0.00 6.71
  Total Electric Industry 8.28 7.11 5.02 6.77 0.00 6.71
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.27 7.04 4.85 6.93 0.00 6.62
  Total Electric Industry 8.27 7.04 4.85 6.93 0.00 6.62
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.07 6.88 4.60 6.46 0.00 6.35
  Total Electric Industry 8.07 6.88 4.60 6.46 0.00 6.35
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.98 6.83 4.51 6.65 0.00 6.27
  Total Electric Industry 7.98 6.83 4.51 6.65 0.00 6.27
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.77 6.74 4.47 6.58 0.00 6.15
  Total Electric Industry 7.77 6.74 4.47 6.58 0.00 6.15
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.80 6.78 4.45 6.61 0.00 6.15
  Total Electric Industry 7.80 6.78 4.45 6.61 0.00 6.15
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.51 5.90 4.16 5.98 0.00 5.78
  Total Electric Industry 7.51 5.90 4.16 5.98 0.00 5.78
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.43 5.82 4.12 6.26 0.00 5.68
  Total Electric Industry 7.43 5.82 4.12 6.26 0.00 5.68
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.45 5.93 4.20 6.39 0.00 5.77
  Total Electric Industry 7.45 5.93 4.20 6.39 0.00 5.77
2001              
  Full-Service Providers 7.72 6.19 4.43 6.91 0.00 6.05
  Total Electric Industry 7.72 6.19 4.43 6.91 0.00 6.05
2002              
  Full-Service Providers 7.25 5.68 4.01 6.52 0.00 5.61
  Total Electric Industry 7.25 5.68 4.01 6.52 0.00 5.61
2003              
  Full-Service Providers 7.24 5.54 4.04 0.00 0.00 5.57
  Total Electric Industry 7.24 5.54 4.04 0.00 0.00 5.57
2004              
  Full-Service Providers 7.36 5.64 4.16 0.00 0.00 5.67
  Total Electric Industry 7.36 5.64 4.16 0.00 0.00 5.67
2005              
  Full-Service Providers 8.00 6.18 4.74 0.00 0.00 6.30
  Total Electric Industry 8.00 6.18 4.74 0.00 0.00 6.30
2006              
  Full-Service Providers 8.85 6.96 5.24 0.00 0.00 6.99
  Total Electric Industry 8.85 6.96 5.24 0.00 0.00 6.99

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Jonesboro Township, Arkansas

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 561   (2.5%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 400   (1.8%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 569   (2.5%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 1,372   (6.1%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 2,230   (10.0%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 3,069   (13.7%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 5,119   (22.8%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 2,143   (9.6%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 1,081   (4.8%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 1,256   (5.6%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 436   (1.9%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 300   (1.3%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 2,147   (9.6%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 1,728   (7.7%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Jonesboro Township, Arkansas)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 19,425

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 1,821

In 3-person carpool : 160

In 4-person carpool : 46

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 31

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 11

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 27

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 0

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 9

Motorcycle : 95

Bicycle : 60

Walked : 339

Other means : 54

Worked at home : 1,051


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Jonesboro Township, Arkansas)

Less than 5 minutes : 785

5 to 9 minutes : 3,874

10 to 14 minutes : 6,794

15 to 19 minutes : 5,153

20 to 24 minutes : 2,662

25 to 29 minutes : 753

30 to 34 minutes : 812

35 to 39 minutes : 64

40 to 44 minutes : 98

45 to 59 minutes : 289

60 to 89 minutes : 495

90 or more minutes : 299


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Jonesboro Township, Arkansas)

With Social Security income : 5,526

No Social Security income : 14,517


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Jonesboro Township, Arkansas)

With retirement income : 3,010

No retirement income : 17,033


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Jonesboro Township, Arkansas)

Less than $10,000 : 1,131

$10,000 to $14,999 : 675

$15,000 to $19,999 : 606

$20,000 to $24,999 : 589

$25,000 to $29,999 : 660

$30,000 to $34,999 : 655

$35,000 to $39,999 : 434

$40,000 to $44,999 : 693

$45,000 to $49,999 : 520

$50,000 to $59,999 : 1,073

$60,000 to $74,999 : 1,566

$75,000 to $99,999 : 1,693

$100,000 to $124,999 : 1,268

$125,000 to $149,999 : 573

$150,000 to $199,999 : 405

$200,000 or more : 485


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Jonesboro Township, Arkansas)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $55,551


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Jonesboro Township, Arkansas

  • KBTM (1230 AM; 1.0 kW; State University, AR; Owner: East Arkansas Broadcasters Of Jonesboro, Llc)
  • KRLW (1320 AM; 1.0 kW; Walnut Ridge, AR; Owner: Combined Media Group, Inc.)
  • KDRS (1490 AM; 1.0 kW; Paragould, AR; Owner: Mor Media, Inc.)
  • KNEA (970 AM; 1.0 kW; Jonesboro, AR; Owner: East Arkansas Broadcasters Of Jonesboro, Llc)

FM Radio Stations Near Jonesboro Township, Arkansas

  • KEGI (100.5 FM; Jonesboro, AR; Owner: Saga Communications Of Arkansas, Llc)
  • KIYS (101.9 FM; Walcott, AR; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • KDXY (104.9 FM; Bay, AR; Owner: Saga Communications Of Arkansas, Llc)
  • KJLV (105.3 FM; Portia, AR; Owner: Educational Media Foundation)
  • KRLW-FM (106.3 FM; Walnut Ridge, AR; Owner: Combined Media Group, Inc.)
  • KJBX (106.7 FM; Bay, AR; Owner: Saga Communications Of Arkansas, Llc)
  • KDRS-FM (107.1 FM; Paragould, AR; Owner: Mor Media, Inc.)
  • KFIN (107.9 FM; Jonesboro, AR; Owner: East Arkansas Broadcasters Of Jonesboro, Llc)
  • KJSB (88.3 FM; Jonesboro, AR; Owner: Solid Rock Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • NEW (88.9 FM; Walnut Ridge, AR; Owner: American Heritage Media, Inc.)
  • NEW (89.7 FM; Egypt, AR; Owner: American Heritage Media, Inc.)
  • NEW (89.7 FM; Egypt, AR; Owner: Jonesboro Seventh-day Adventist Church)
  • NEW (89.7 FM; Egypt, AR; Owner: Powerhouse Ministries)
  • KAOG (90.5 FM; Jonesboro, AR; Owner: American Family Association)
  • KASU (91.9 FM; Jonesboro, AR; Owner: Arkansas State University)
  • KJBR (93.7 FM; Marked Tree, AR; Owner: Educational Media Foundation)
  • KWHF (95.9 FM; Jonesboro, AR; Owner: East Arkansas Broadcasters Of Jonesboro, Llc)
  • NEW (99.3 FM; Jonesboro, AR; Owner: Flinn Jr, George S)
  • NEW (99.3 FM; Paragould, AR; Owner: Flinn Jr, George S)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Jonesboro Township, Arkansas

  • KTEJ (Channel 19; Bono, AR; Owner: Arkansas Educational Television Commission)
  • KVTJ (Channel 48; Trumann, AR; Owner: Agape Church, Inc.)
  • KAIT (Channel 8; Egypt, AR; Owner: Kait License Subsidiary, Llc)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Jonesboro Township, Arkansas

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 3,716  (29.7%)
  • Service Occupations: 1,315  (10.5%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 2,558  (20.5%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 123  (1.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 1,696  (13.6%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 3,860  (35.1%)
  • Service Occupations: 1,999  (18.2%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 4,031  (36.6%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 12  (0.1%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 81  (0.7%)


(updated 2010)





There are 5 Farms In Jonesboro Township, Arkansas


(updated 2008)









Airports Near Jonesboro Township, Arkansas

  • Jonesboro Municipal


    (about 3.1 miles in Jonesboro, Arkansas; Airport Code: JBR)

  • Kirk Field


    (about 18.9 miles in Paragould, Arkansas; Airport Code: PGR)

  • Walnut Ridge Regional


    (about 23.5 miles in Walnut Ridge, Arkansas; Airport Code: ARG)

  • Arkansas International


    (about 43.1 miles in Blytheville, Arkansas; Airport Code: BYH)

  • Blytheville AFB


    (about 43.1 miles in Blytheville, Arkansas; Airport Code: BYH)

  • Kennett Memorial


    (about 45.8 miles in Kennett, Missouri; Airport Code: KNT)

  • Blytheville Municipal


    (about 49.2 miles in Blytheville, Arkansas; Airport Code: HKA)

  • Batesville Regional


    (about 53.6 miles in Desha, Arkansas; Airport Code: BVX)

  • West Memphis Municipal


    (about 55.2 miles in West Memphis, Arkansas; Airport Code: AWM)

  • Millington Regional Jetport


    (about 57.3 miles in Millington, Tennessee; Airport Code: NQA)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Jonesboro Township, Arkansas

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

83.13%

Carpooled

11.14%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.03%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.10%

Motorcycle

0.07%

Bicycle

0.16%

Walked

2.18%

Other Means

0.46%

Worked At Home

2.74%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Jonesboro Township, Arkansas, is different from the rest based on overall architecture, appearance, occupancy, average housing square footage, average home value, and average home age.





(updated 2010)



Household Type
(Jonesboro Township, Arkansas)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 9,361

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 583

Female householder, no husband present : 3,082

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 5,797

Householder not living alone : 1,220


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Jonesboro Township, Arkansas)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 35

Male householder and female partner : 355

Female householder and female partner : 35

Female householder and male partner : 480

All other households : 19,138


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Jonesboro Township, Arkansas)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 7,429

Renter-occupied housing units : 1,932

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 256

Renter-occupied housing units : 327

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 984

Renter-occupied housing units : 2,098

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 3,005

Renter-occupied housing units : 4,012


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Jonesboro Township, Arkansas)

Less than $10,000 : 2,508

$10,000 to $14,999 : 1,710

$15,000 to $19,999 : 1,329

$20,000 to $24,999 : 1,256

$25,000 to $29,999 : 1,233

$30,000 to $34,999 : 1,408

$35,000 to $39,999 : 805

$40,000 to $44,999 : 846

$45,000 to $49,999 : 656

$50,000 to $59,999 : 1,452

$60,000 to $74,999 : 1,897

$75,000 to $99,999 : 2,089

$100,000 to $124,999 : 1,378

$125,000 to $149,999 : 573

$150,000 to $199,999 : 405

$200,000 or more : 498


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Jonesboro Township, Arkansas)

Total : 22,238


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Jonesboro Township, Arkansas)

Occupied : 20,043

Vacant : 2,195


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Jonesboro Township, Arkansas)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Jonesboro Township, Arkansas)

Built 2005 or later : 863

Built 2000 to 2004 : 1,792

Built 1990 to 1999 : 5,223

Built 1980 to 1989 : 3,173

Built 1970 to 1979 : 4,530

Built 1960 to 1969 : 2,677

Built 1950 to 1959 : 1,607

Built 1940 to 1949 : 1,187

Built 1939 or earlier : 1,186


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Jonesboro Township, Arkansas)

Utility gas : 10,759

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 661

Electricity : 8,417

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 15

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 161

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 12

No fuel used : 18


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Jonesboro Township, Arkansas)

Less than $10,000 : 241

$10,000 to $14,999 : 81

$15,000 to $19,999 : 176

$20,000 to $24,999 : 99

$25,000 to $29,999 : 141

$30,000 to $34,999 : 58

$35,000 to $39,999 : 109

$40,000 to $49,999 : 255

$50,000 to $59,999 : 440

$60,000 to $69,999 : 559

$70,000 to $79,999 : 597

$80,000 to $89,999 : 808

$90,000 to $99,999 : 814

$100,000 to $124,999 : 1,707

$125,000 to $149,999 : 1,452

$150,000 to $174,999 : 1,013

$175,000 to $199,999 : 736

$200,000 to $249,999 : 1,022

$250,000 to $299,999 : 459

$300,000 to $399,999 : 574

$400,000 to $499,999 : 165

$500,000 to $749,999 : 168

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Jonesboro Township, Arkansas)

Housing units with a mortgage, contract to purchase, or similar debt:

With either a second mortgage or home equity loan, but not both:

Second mortgage only : 377

Home equity loan only : 661

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 36

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 6,280

Housing units without a mortgage : 4,320


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Jonesboro Township, Arkansas)

Built 2005 or later : $149,800

Built 2000 to 2004 : $164,600

Built 1990 to 1999 : $136,200

Built 1980 to 1989 : $125,100

Built 1970 to 1979 : $128,400

Built 1960 to 1969 : $93,400

Built 1950 to 1959 : $79,200

Built 1940 to 1949 : $68,300

Built 1939 or earlier : $70,700


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Jonesboro Township, Arkansas: 63.8%

Percentage of Family Households in Arkansas: 67.6%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Jonesboro Township, Arkansas

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 13.72%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 21.77%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • College/University student housing : 61.01%
  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 3.51%


(updated 2010)









Median Household Income In 2000 (Jonesboro Township, AR): $33,167
Median Household Income In 2000 (Arkansas): $32,182


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Jonesboro Township): $86,800
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Arkansas): $67,400


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Jonesboro Township): $460
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Arkansas): $453


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Jonesboro Township, Arkansas

Utility Gas: 61.0%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 4.1%
Electricity: 33.9%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.1%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.7%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 0.2%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Jonesboro Township, Arkansas are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Jonesboro Township, Arkansas

Craighead County Health Unit


     Address: 611 East Washington Ave Suite C, Jonesboro, Arkansas 72401
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

St Bernards Home Care


     Address: 1726 Marie Circle, Jonesboro, Arkansas 72401
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Religious Affiliations
     Certified Date: 1/27/1982

Extended Family Enterprises


     Address: 2710 Phillips Drive, Jonesboro, Arkansas 72401
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 3/25/1982

Home Health Professionals & Hospice


     Address: 233 Church Street Suite 105, Jonesboro, Arkansas 72401
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 5/11/1992

Greene County Health Unit


     Address: 801 Goldsmith Road, Paragould, Arkansas 72451
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 6/11/1970

Hospitals Close To Jonesboro Township, Arkansas

St Bernards Medical Ctr


     Address: 225 E Jackson, Jonesboro, Arkansas 72401
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Nea Medical Center


     Address: 3024 Stadium Boulevard, Jonesboro, Arkansas 72401
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

"surgical Hospital Of Jonesboro, Llc,the"


     Address: 909 Enterprise Drive, Jonesboro, Arkansas 72401
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Arkansas Methodist Medical Center


     Address: 900 West Kingshighway, Paragould, Arkansas 72450
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Lawrence Memorial Hospital


     Address: 1309 West Main, Walnut Ridge, Arkansas 72476
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Nursing Homes Close To Jonesboro Township, Arkansas

Jonesboro Healthcare Center


     Address: 800 Southwest Drive, Jonesboro, Arkansas 72401
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 84
     Percent Occupied: 74%

St Bernards Medical Center


     Address: 225 East Jackson Avenue, Jonesboro, Arkansas 72401
     Ownership: Non Profit - Church Related
     Number of Residents: 22
     Percent Occupied: 81%

Skilcare Nursing Center


     Address: 2911 Browns Lane, Jonesboro, Arkansas 72401
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 115
     Percent Occupied: 76%

Ridgecrest Health And Rehabilitation


     Address: 3016 N. Church Street, Jonesboro, Arkansas 72401
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 65
     Percent Occupied: 78%

St Elizabeth's Place


     Address: 3010 Middlefield Drive, Jonesboro, Arkansas 72401
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 101
     Percent Occupied: 92%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Jonesboro Township, Arkansas

Name: Arkansas Nuclear
Address: 1448 SR 333; Russellville, AR 72801
Distance: 142 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Jonesboro Township, Arkansas

    Retired Workers: 40
    Disabled Workers: 20
    Widowers Workers: 5
    Spouses Workers: 0
    Children Workers: 20


(updated 2007)



Craighead County, Arkansas Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 45.85%
  • Bush & Cheney 53.08%
  • Other 1.07%



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Jonesboro Township, Arkansas citizens.

Relocation to Craighead County, AR

8.33 % of Craighead County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $30,218

Arkansas Average 7.98 %

0.09 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $12,000

Arkansas Average 0.12 %

Lead counties where tax filers migrated to Craighead County, AR (2005 / 2006) from a different county are as follows:

  • Poinsett County , AR 0.69 % ($22,402 AGI )
  • Greene County , AR 0.62 % ($27,721 AGI )
  • Mississippi County , AR 0.55 % ($29,113 AGI )

Relocation away from Craighead County, AR

7.17 % of Craighead County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $28,810

Arkansas Average 7.29 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

Lead counties where tax filers moved from Craighead County, AR (2005 / 2006) to a different county are as follows:

  • Greene County , AR 0.75 % ($32,474 AGI )
  • Poinsett County , AR 0.67 % ($25,288 AGI )
  • Pulaski County , AR 0.44 % ($36,911 AGI )


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in Arkansas

Low Bracket: $3,699 (1.00%)
High Bracket: $31,000 (7.00%)


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in Arkansas

6.00%


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

The enjoyment of the area in which you live is often affected by the weather. Each individual has a different view on what weather patterns will make them most happy. Some people love the seasons, others enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year while others may love the snow. The weather provided for Jonesboro Township, Arkansas is based on over 50 years of data.













Hurricanes And Storms In Jonesboro Township, Arkansas

  • Tropical Depression: (Name Unknown) - Wind Speed: 30 Knots



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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Jonesboro Township, Arkansas directly or research local government web sites.



Number of Sex Offenders In Arkansas

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
5,864 6,426 7,612 8,099 9,219 10,151 8,996 11,474 12,919 13,813


(updated 2014)



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