Jonesboro, AR (Arkansas State U-Main Campus / E Johnson Ave)




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About Jonesboro, AR (Arkansas State U-Main Campus / E Johnson Ave)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

Arkansas State U-Main Campus / E Johnson Ave median real estate price is $70,597, which is less expensive than 78.1% of Arkansas neighborhoods and 78.1% of all U.S. neighborhoods.

The average rental price in Arkansas State U-Main Campus / E Johnson Ave is currently $622, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price than 78.4% of Arkansas neighborhoods.

Arkansas State U-Main Campus / E Johnson Ave is a suburban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Jonesboro, Arkansas.

Arkansas State U-Main Campus / E Johnson Ave real estate is primarily made up of small (studio to two bedroom) to medium sized (three or four bedroom) apartment complexes/high-rise apartments and single-family homes. Most of the residential real estate is renter occupied. Many of the residences in the Arkansas State U-Main Campus / E Johnson Ave neighborhood are established but not old, having been built between 1970 and 1999. A number of residences were also built between 1940 and 1969.

Vacant apartments or homes are a major fact of life in Arkansas State U-Main Campus / E Johnson Ave. The current real estate vacancy rate here is 21.9%. This is higher than the rate of vacancies in 87.8% of all U.S. neighborhoods. In addition, most vacant housing here is vacant year round. This can sometimes be the case in neighborhoods dominated by new construction that is not yet occupied. But often neighborhoods with vacancy rates this high are places that can be plagued by a protracted vacancy problem. If you live here, you may find that a number of buildings in your neighborhood are actually empty.

Notable & Unique Neighborhood Characteristics

The way a neighborhood looks and feels when you walk or drive around it, from its setting, its buildings, and its flavor, can make all the difference. This neighborhood has some really cool things about the way it looks and feels as revealed by NeighborhoodScout's exclusive research. This might include anything from the housing stock to the types of households living here to how people get around.

Notable & Unique: Migration / Stability

Some neighborhoods have more internal cohesiveness than others. While other neighborhoods feel like a collection of strangers who just happen to live near each other. Sometimes this comes down to not only the personalities of the people in a place, but how long people have been together in that neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's research has revealed some interesting things about the rootedness of people in the Arkansas State U-Main Campus / E Johnson Ave neighborhood. In the Arkansas State U-Main Campus / E Johnson Ave neighborhood, a greater proportion of the residents living here today did not live here five years ago than is found in 99.4% of U.S. Neighborhoods. This neighborhood, more than almost any other in America, has new residents from other areas.

Notable & Unique: People

The Arkansas State U-Main Campus / E Johnson Ave neighborhood stands out for having an average per capita income lower than 99.2% of the neighborhoods in the United States. The Arkansas State U-Main Campus / E Johnson Ave neighborhood also has a greater percentage of children living in poverty (81.4%) than found in 99.4% of all U.S. neighborhoods. Children living in poverty is one of the challenges facing America, and the world, and in this neighborhood in particular, the problem can be considered acute.

In addition, neighborhoodScout's analysis shows that the Arkansas State U-Main Campus / E Johnson Ave neighborhood has a greater concentration of residents currently enrolled in college than 99.1% of the neighborhoods in the U.S. With 44.8% of the population here attending college, this is very much a college-focused neighborhood.

Also, one of the really interesting characteristics about the Arkansas State U-Main Campus / E Johnson Ave neighborhood is that, according to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive research, it is an excellent choice in which to reside for college students. Due to its popularity among college students who already choose to live here, its walkability, and its above average safety from crime, the neighborhood is ideal for prospective or already-enrolled college students. Between semesters and during school breaks, you'll notice that the excitement here fluctuates with the college seasons. Despite the excitement however, parents of college-age children can rest easy knowing that this neighborhood has an above average safety rating. For each of these reasons, the neighborhood is rated among the top 1.2% of college-friendly places to live in the state of Arkansas.

Notable & Unique: Modes of Transportation

In the Arkansas State U-Main Campus / E Johnson Ave neighborhood, many people's commute means walking from the bedroom to the home office. NeighborhoodScout's analysis found that 13.6% of residents worked from home. This may not seem like a large number, but Scout's research shows that this is a higher percentage of people working from home than 97.6% of the neighborhoods in America. Often people who work from home are engaged in the creative or technological economy, such as is found in areas around Boston, and in Silicon Valley. Other times, people may be engaged in other businesses like trading stocks from home, or running a small beauty salon.

Also, our research shows that more people carpool to work here in the Arkansas State U-Main Campus / E Johnson Ave (22.2%) than in 96.8% of the neighborhoods in America.

Notable & Unique: Real Estate

Renter-occupied real estate is dominant in the Arkansas State U-Main Campus / E Johnson Ave neighborhood. The percentage of rental real estate here, according to exclusive NeighborhoodScout analysis, is 91.5%, which is higher than 97.5% of the neighborhoods in America. If you were to buy and live in the property you bought here, you would be almost alone in doing so.

Notable & Unique: Occupations

It used to be that most Americans lived on the farm, or otherwise made their living from the land, the forests, or the sea. With global trade and an economy increasingly based on providing services to one another, fewer people farm, fish or harvest timber now than at any time in American history. But according to NeighborhoodScout's leading analysis, the Arkansas State U-Main Campus / E Johnson Ave neighborhood stands apart from most American neighborhood due to the proportion of its residents still working in these fields. With 5.6% of the workforce so employed, this neighborhood has a greater concentration of such workers than 97.1% of U.S. neighborhoods.

Furthermore, there are more people living in the Arkansas State U-Main Campus / E Johnson Ave neighborhood employed as sales and service workers (56.0%) than almost any neighborhood in the country. From fast-food service workers to major sales accounts, sales and service workers make up the largest proportion of our national employment picture. But despite that size and importance nationally, this neighborhood still stands out as unique due to the dominance of people living here who work in such occupations.

Notable & Unique: Diversity

Significantly, 0.9% of its residents five years old and above primarily speak Japanese at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher than 95.8% of the neighborhoods in America.


The Neighbors

The Neighbors: Income

How wealthy a neighborhood is, from very wealthy, to middle income, to low income is very formative with regard to the personality and character of a neighborhood. Equally important is the rate of people, particularly children, who live below the federal poverty line. In some wealthy gated communities, the areas immediately surrounding can have high rates of childhood poverty, which indicates other social issues. NeighborhoodScout's analysis reveals both aspects of income and poverty for this neighborhood.

The neighbors in the Arkansas State U-Main Campus / E Johnson Ave neighborhood in Jonesboro are low income, making it among the lowest income neighborhoods in America. NeighborhoodScout's research shows that this neighborhood has an income lower than 99.2% of U.S. neighborhoods. With 81.4% of the children here below the federal poverty line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 99.4% of U.S. neighborhoods.

The Neighbors: Occupations

A neighborhood is far different if it is dominated by enlisted military personnel rather than people who earn their living by farming. It is also different if most of the neighbors are clerical support or managers. What is wonderful is the sheer diversity of neighborhoods, allowing you to find the type that fits your lifestyle and aspirations.

In the Arkansas State U-Main Campus / E Johnson Ave neighborhood, 44.0% of the working population is employed in sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is manufacturing and laborer occupations, with 22.2% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in executive, management, and professional occupations (18.4%), and 9.7% in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations.

The Neighbors: Ethnicity / Ancestry

Culture is the shared learned behavior of peoples. Undeniably, different ethnicities and ancestries have different cultural traditions, and as a result, neighborhoods with concentrations of residents of one or another ethnicities or ancestries will express those cultures. It is what makes the North End in Boston so fun to visit for the Italian restaurants, bakeries, culture, and charm, and similarly, why people enjoy visiting Chinatown in San Francisco.

In the Arkansas State U-Main Campus / E Johnson Ave neighborhood in Jonesboro, AR, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Mexican (15.8%). There are also a number of people of German ancestry (5.1%), and residents who report Asian roots (4.1%), and some of the residents are also of Irish ancestry (3.9%), along with some English ancestry residents (2.3%), among others. In addition, 18.1% of the residents of this neighborhood were born in another country.

The Neighbors: Languages

The languages spoken by people in this neighborhood are diverse. These are tabulated as the languages people preferentially speak when they are at home with their families. The most common language spoken in the Arkansas State U-Main Campus / E Johnson Ave neighborhood is English, spoken by 79.6% of households. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Chinese.

Getting to Work

How you get to work – car, bus, train or other means – and how much of your day it takes to do so is a large quality of life and financial issue. Especially with gasoline prices rising and expected to continue doing so, the length and means of one's commute can be a financial burden. Some neighborhoods are physically located so that many residents have to drive in their own car, others are set up so many walk to work, or can take a train, bus, or bike. The greatest number of commuters in Arkansas State U-Main Campus / E Johnson Ave neighborhood spend under 15 minutes commuting one-way to work (55.9% of working residents), one of the shortest commutes across America.

Here most residents (62.3%) drive alone in a private automobile to get to work. In addition, quite a number also carpool with coworkers, friends, or neighbors to get to work (22.2%) and 11.2% of residents also hop out the door and walk to work for their daily commute. In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning a car useful for getting to work.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 4 Condition Alerts found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 
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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Arkansas State U-Main Campus / E Johnson Ave 0.101011101001110
Jonesboro 0.101011101001110
Arkansas 5.21
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Neighborhood Property Crime

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Arkansas State U-Main Campus / E Johnson Ave 0.101011101001110
Jonesboro 0.101011101001110
Arkansas 32.51
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Arkansas State U-Main Campus / E Johnson Ave 0.101011101001110
Jonesboro 0.101011101001110
Arkansas 20

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 4 Condition Alerts found.

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School Quality

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Better than of U.S. schools.

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This neighborhood is served by 2 districts:

JONESBORO SCHOOL DISTRICT


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Better than of AR school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

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NETTLETON SCHOOL DISTRICT


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District Quality Compared to Arkansas

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Better than of AR school districts.

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Better than of US school districts.

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Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to AR Quality Rating Compared to Nation
University Hgts. Elem. School
300 Bowling Lane
Jonesboro, AR, 72401
KG-02
Fox Meadow Elementary
2305 Fox Meadow Lane
Jonesboro, AR, 72401
KG-02
Nettleton Intermediate Center
3801 Vera St
Jonesboro, AR, 72401
03-05
Nettleton Junior High School
4208 Chieftain Lane
Jonesboro, AR, 72401
07-09
Fox Meadow Intermediate Center
2309 Fox Meadow Ln
Jonesboro, AR, 72404
03-05
Nettleton Middle School
2305 Promise Lane
Jonesboro, AR, 72401
PK-06
Nettleton High School
4201 Chieftain Lane
Jonesboro, AR, 72401
09-12

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