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Jonesboro, Arkansas - From Wikipedia encyclopedia
State: Arkansas
County: Craighead
Incorporated: February 19, 1859
Area: City 80.0 square miles
Land: 79.6 square miles
Water: 0.4 square miles
Elevation: 259 feet
Population: (2006) - City 64,849
Density: 269.1/square miles
Metro: 118,830
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
ZIP codes: 72401-72404
Area code: 870
Jonesboro ASU library

Jonesboro is a city in and one of the two county seats of Craighead County, Arkansas, United States. According to 2005 Census Bureau estimates, the population of the city was 59,358. A college town, Jonesboro is the largest city in northeastern Arkansas and the fifth most populous city in the state. It is the principal city of and is included in the Jonesboro, Arkansas Metropolitan Statistical Area. The Jonesboro metropolitan area had an estimated population of 113,830 and 153,427 in the Jonesboro-Paragould Combined Statistical Area in 2006. Jonesboro is the home to Arkansas State University and is a regional center for manufacturing, agriculture, medicine, education, and trade.

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City of Jonesboro
Jonesboro Chamber of Commerce
Jonesboro Public Schools
Valley View School
Nettleton School
Westside School
Brookland School
Arkansas State University
Jonesboro Sun Newspaper
The Mall at Turtle Creek
Kait8 News - TV Station
City Data
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