Jonesboro is located in northwest Louisiana. Jonesboro is between the Jackson, Bienville county. Jonesboro has 4.84 square miles of land area and 0.06 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Jonesboro population is 4,680, which has grown 19.57% since 2000. The population growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 2.96% and is much higher than the national average rate of 11.61%. Jonesboro median household income is $21,510 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 9.00% since 2000. The income growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 38.15% and is much lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. Jonesboro median house value is $61,700 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 40.23% since 2000. The house value growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 65.18% and is lower than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Jonesboro is close to the state average in quality. The Jonesboro area code is 318.