Jonesboro, Arkansas - Facts & Figures
Jonesboro is a city in Craighead County, Arkansas. A college town, home of the Arkansas State Red Wolves, Jonesboro is the largest city in northeastern Arkansas and the Arkansas Delta; it is the fifth-most populous city in the state.
It is the principal city of and is included in the Jonesboro, Arkansas Metropolitan Statistical Area. In 2010, the Jonesboro metropolitan area had a population of 121,026 and a population of 163,116 in the Jonesboro-Paragould Combined Statistical Area.
Jonesboro is home to New York Institute of Technology College of Osteopathic Medicine's A-State campus. It is a regional center for manufacturing, agriculture, medicine, education and trade.
- Population: 74,889
- Industries: Manufacturing, Agriculture, Medicine, Education and Trade.
- Area Codes: 870
- ZIP Codes: 72401-72404
- Surrounding Cities: Memphis, TN , Saint Louis, MO , Nashville, TN , Birmingham, AL