Jonesboro is a very small city located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 1,772 people and just one neighborhood, Jonesboro is the 510th largest community in Illinois.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities, Jonesboro isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Jonesboro are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Jonesboro is a city of service providers, professionals and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Jonesboro who work in personal care services (10.37%), management occupations (10.37%) and office and administrative support (9.51%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The city is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Jonesboro has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Jonesboro a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Jonesboro is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.