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 $198,774, 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.

16.6% lower than National Average

Jonesboro's cost of living is among the lowest in the country.

Source:  Cost of Living Index; Council for Community and Economic Research; Second Quarter 2018; Published September 2018

Jonesboro’s cost of living compared to other cities

Jonesboro has one of the lowest costs of living in the United States.

Cost of Living Index; Council for Community and Economic Research; Second Quarter 2018; Published September 2018