Look around and compare.  Jonesboro’s low cost of living is a refreshing change for newcomers to the area.  With an average home price of $140,687, you will find that your hard-earned money extends further in Jonesboro.  This means you get more home for your money.  Additional living expenses such as groceries, utilities, transportation, and healthcare all consistently rank lower than the national average.

15.9% lower than National Average

Cost of Living Jonesboro,AR

Source:  Cost of Living Index; Council for Community and Economic Research; Second Quarter 2016; Published August 2016

Jonesboro’s cost of living compared to other cities

Cost of Living Map

Cost of Living Index; Council for Community and Economic Research; Second Quarter 2016; Published August 2016