Teacher externship
Camfil APC Breaks Ground
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Downtown Jonesboro

The Secret Is Out!

Jonesboro-area educators go on a field trip

Camfil APC Breaks Ground

247,000 SF Facility Breaks Ground On A Perfect Fall Day

Manufacturing Newcomers 'Get To Know Jonesboro'

A hot cup of coffee, a nice walk, and throwing some axes. It’s was a hard day at the office

Spirit Fitness Announces Expansion

40-50 new jobs are coming to Jonesboro following $10M expansion

Jonesboro Unlimited Rolls Out Strategic Plan

JU Highlights Four Strategic Initiatives In Five-Year Plan

Where is Jonesboro, Arkansas?

Our Central Location

in Northeast Arkansas makes transportation of goods easy & efficient.

We are 1 Hour

From Memphis, TN, the nation's distribution center.

Over 90 Million

people live within a one-day drive of Jonesboro

Jonesboro's location makes transportation of goods easy and efficient. With Interstate 555 less than two miles from the 1,500-acre Craighead Technology Park, the logistics of shipping in and out of Jonesboro flow smoothly.

Jonesboro is within an hour's drive of interstates 40 and 55 and one hour from Memphis, the nation's distribution center.

With over 90-million people living within a one-day drive of Jonesboro, our location can easily suit your company's distribution and logistics needs.


About Jonesboro

Located in Craighead County, Jonesboro serves as the economic focal point for a 12-county area.  With a consistently growing population of over 100,000 people, Jonesboro's data and demographics match-up favorably and often outshine much larger communities. With a cost of living that is 15% below the national average and utility prices that are among the lowest in the country, Jonesboro is a secure investment.

Cost of Living

Who We Are

Jonesboro, Arkansas is ready to welcome you.  We are a welcoming city of over 75,000 people eager to take you in as one of our own.  From the green wrapped Hickory trees of Crowley’s Ridge to the snow-white cotton of the Mississippi Delta, Jonesboro is a vibrant and growing community that’s ready for you to join our family.

Jonesboro, Arkansas: Now You Know

Take time to see what we are all about by watching Jonesboro: Now You Know.  You can also download the companion book with great information and useful links to help you learn about our city.

Jonesboro: Here and Invested

People move to Jonesboro from all over the world.  The one thing they all have in common is they are now "Here and Invested".

Sites & Buildings

Site A covers 3.44-acres in the Henry P. Jones III Business Park in Jonesboro, Arkansas, and comes with all major utilities already in place.

Contact Our Team
Mark Young - President & CEO
Mark Young
President & CEO
Steven Lamm
Steven Lamm
V.P. of Economic Development
Shelle Randall - Director of Workforce Development & Existing Industry
Shelle Randall
Director of Workforce Development & Existing Industry
Donna Holt - Executive Assistant
Donna Holt
Executive Assistant
Craig Rickert
Craig Rickert
Director of Communications