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Apartments for rent in Jonesboro, GA

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See what Jonesboro, GA has to offer.

What Renters Like and Dislike

What Renters Like and Dislike About Jonesboro

My neighbors. Convenient location. Nearby shopping and Medical facilities. Restaurants, places to go. Local theater

Mixed community: older, middle and young adults. Lots of recreational activities with park rec center and waterpark next door

Who Lives Here

Jonesboro Demographics

Education

High School

59%

Associate's

27%

Bachelor's

9%

Master's

4%

Doctorate

1%

Family Size

2 people

41%

3 people

20%

4 people

19%

5 people

15%

6+ people

6%

Household Income

0-50k

52%

50-100k

26%

100-150k

18%

150-200k

2%

200k+

2%

Age

0-10

11%

10-20

15%

20-45

39%

45-65

24%

65+

10%

Affordability

How expensive is it in Jonesboro?

Percentage: 4/54/5

Renters gave this area a 4 out of 5 for affordability

Rent Trends

Studio1 Bed2 Beds3 Beds
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Feb '24-$998$1249$1449
Jan '24-$1130$1254$1467
Dec '23-$1130$1240$1449
Nov '23-$1130$1206$1449
Oct '23-$1065$1221$1507
Sep '23-$1090$1250$1549
Aug '23-$1056$1236$1601
Jul '23-$1119$1251$1584
Jun '23-$1134$1299$1572
May '23-$1181$1290$1572
Apr '23-$1253$1337$1742
Mar '23-$1238$1351$1742

*The rent information included in this summary is based on a median calculation of multifamily rental property inventory on Apartment Guide and Rent.com over the past 12-months and is for illustrative purposes only. This information does not constitute a pricing guarantee or financial advice related to the rental market.

Getting Around Jonesboro

Jonesboro Transportation

Commute Time

0-15 Mins

18%

15-30 Mins

37%

30-40 Mins

24%

40-60 Mins

13%

60+ Mins

8%

Transportation Scores

Percentage: 1919

Walk Score®

Walkable

No

Say 6 of 10 renters

Has Sidewalks

No

Say 6 of 10 renters

Percentage: 2727

Bike Score®

Bike Friendly

Yes

Say 6 of 10 renters

Top Scores: Grocery, Restaurant, Coffee

Things To Do In Jonesboro

Top Score

Grocery Stores

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

This supermarket score is far from superior.

  1. A high number of grocery stores per resident
  2. 73% fewer grocery stores than average
  3. 21% fewer grocery stores than areas of a similar size

Restaurants

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Better stock your pantry because the restaurant scene is paltry.

  1. A high number of restaurants per resident
  2. 66% fewer restaurants than average
  3. A standard number of restaurants compared to areas of a similar size

Coffee

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Stock up on your home beans, because this place is out of brew.

  1. Few coffee shops per resident
  2. 100% fewer coffee shops than average
  3. 100% fewer coffee shops than areas of a similar size

Nightlife

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Disco is definitely dead around here.

  1. Few bars and clubs per resident
  2. 85% fewer bars and clubs than average
  3. 69% fewer bars and clubs than areas of a similar size

Parks

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Room for improvement. More parks please.

  1. A high number of parks per resident
  2. 24% fewer parks than average
  3. Significantly more parks than areas of a similar size

Retail Shops

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

This place is great for recovering shopaholics - a low retail score.

  1. A high number of shops per resident
  2. 76% fewer shops than average
  3. 67% more shops than areas of a similar size

Health and Fitness

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Do you even lift, bro? Jonesboro is weak on fitness.

  1. A high number of gyms per resident
  2. 62% fewer gyms than average
  3. 15% more gyms than areas of a similar size

Pet Services

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

We're not mutts about Jonesboro.

  1. Few pet facilities per resident
  2. 88% fewer pet facilities than average
  3. 58% fewer pet facilities than areas of a similar size

Fine Arts

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

An all around mediocre performance for art.

  1. A high number of fine art centers per resident
  2. 50% fewer fine art centers than average
  3. 43% more fine art centers than areas of a similar size

Medical Care

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The lack of medical care round here is a little hard to swallow

  1. Few medical facilities per resident
  2. 100% fewer medical facilities than average
  3. 100% fewer medical facilities than areas of a similar size

Gas Stations

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Fasten your seat belt, it's a long way to get gas.

  1. A high number of gas stations per resident
  2. 62% fewer gas stations than average
  3. 25% fewer gas stations than areas of a similar size

What Renters Are Saying

Jonesboro Features

Noise Late At Night

No

Say 10 of 10 renters

Good Place To Raise A Family

Yes

Say 10 of 10 renters

Area Has Litter

No

Say 9 of 10 renters

Quiet Area

Yes

Say 9 of 10 renters

Busy Streets

No

Say 8 of 10 renters

Mostly Older Buildings

No

Say 8 of 10 renters

Safe For Families

Yes

Say 8 of 10 renters

Area Has Kids Play Outside

Yes

Say 7 of 10 renters

Near Schools

Yes

Say 7 of 10 renters

Pet Friendly

Yes

Say 7 of 10 renters

Area Has Potholes

No

Say 7 of 10 renters

Maintained Yards

Yes

Say 6 of 10 renters

Near Grocery Stores

Yes

Say 5 of 10 renters

Nearby Parks

Yes

Say 5 of 10 renters

Near Highways

No

Say 6 of 10 renters

Well Lit

No

Say 6 of 10 renters

Near Downtown

No

Say 8 of 10 renters

Tree Lined Streets

No

Say 8 of 10 renters

Mostly Newer Buildings

No

Say 9 of 10 renters

Nice Views

No

Say 10 of 10 renters

Jonesboro Education

Schools

Percentage: 4/54/5

School Score

How satisfied do renters feel with the schools in this area.

Top Schools in Jonesboro

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What You Need to Know

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All About

Living in Jonesboro, GA

Jonesboro apartments for rent are nestled in a community full of history and culture. Originally spelled Jonesborough, this historic city was the final battle in the Atlanta Campaign during the American Civil War, and it is thought to be a decisive point in the nation's history. Located less than 15 miles south of Atlanta, residents of Jonesboro apartments are only a short drive away from all of the excitement in Atlanta.

Education has always been important to Jonesboro residents. The award-winning school district of Clayton County is home to more than 48,000 technology savvy students, which makes it one of the largest school districts in Georgia. Jonesboro apartments for rent are the perfect destination if you're looking for an area with great education.

There are plenty of Jonesboro apartments for rent near one of Georgia's public higher education institutions, Clayton State University. With a campus located in Jonesboro, residents of Jonesboro apartments have access to more than 40 degree programs, as well as advanced degrees.

If you're a history buff, rent a Jonesboro apartment close to Main Street, and you'll have access to the Gone With the Wind museum. The novel and film were both set in Clayton County, and Jonesboro was the location of the fictional Tara Plantation, which was the cotton plantation in which the main character, Scarlett O'Hara, lived with her family.

So, whether you live for the history-rich aspect of Jonesboro or have the desire to be close to outstanding education, you can find the Jonesboro apartment that fits all of your needs on the easy-to-use Rentals.com/Apartments.