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Average Rent in Jonesboro, GA

Avg. RentAnnual Change
Jonesboro Studio - $799-
Jonesboro 1 Bed - $1,1800%
Jonesboro 2 Beds - $1,250-3%
Last updated 6/17/2024

Local Guide

See what Jonesboro, GA has to offer.

Local Reviews

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

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

Percentage: 4/54/5

Renters gave this area a 4 out of 5 for affordability

Last updated 6/17/2024

*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.

Rent Trends

Average rent in Jonesboro, GA

In Jonesboro, GA, as of 2024, the average rent for apartments ranges from $799 to $1,250. Specifically, the average rent for a studio apartment in Jonesboro, GA is $799. For those seeking a 1-bedroom apartments, the average rent is $1,180. And for a 2-bedroom apartment, renters can expect to pay an average of $1,250.

Annual Rent Change Over the Past 12 Months

Studio

-

Changed from $799 to $799
1 Bed

0%

Changed from $1,180 to $1,180
2 Beds

-3%

Changed from $1,289 to $1,250
Last updated 6/17/2024

Rent Ranges

Apartment PricesProportion
39%
44%
17%
0%
0%

Compare Other Cities

CityStudio Avg RentAnnual Change
Duluth$2,1890%
Norcross$1,988+6%
Alpharetta$1,889-13%
Dunwoody$1,599-9%
Sandy Springs$1,594+2%
Atlanta$1,586-10%
Lawrenceville$1,532-1%
Woodstock$1,527--
Fairburn$1,474-3%
Kennesaw$1,469-18%
McDonough$1,392-25%
Covington$1,337--
Smyrna$1,286-8%
Roswell$1,2100%
Marietta$1,084+8%
Buford$1,079+2%
Stone Mountain$1,057-17%
East Point$1,050--
Douglasville$9400%
Decatur$7490%
City1 Bed Avg RentAnnual Change
Dunwoody$1,949+9%
Duluth$1,910+13%
Alpharetta$1,890-12%
McDonough$1,847-12%
Atlanta$1,755-13%
Cumming$1,750-7%
Woodstock$1,667+7%
Kennesaw$1,571-4%
Sandy Springs$1,557-10%
Decatur$1,555+6%
Lawrenceville$1,514+1%
Buford$1,470-15%
Newnan$1,4520%
Stockbridge$1,395-5%
Smyrna$1,387-18%
Norcross$1,370+5%
Marietta$1,344-14%
Roswell$1,305-7%
Stone Mountain$1,282-2%
Douglasville$1,275-9%
Fairburn$1,268-23%
Covington$1,103+13%
East Point$1,1000%
Conyers$1,001-24%
City2 Beds Avg RentAnnual Change
Dunwoody$2,599+15%
Cumming$2,380+9%
Duluth$2,349+14%
McDonough$2,286-12%
Alpharetta$2,285-16%
Atlanta$2,248-14%
Woodstock$2,227+17%
Kennesaw$2,079+6%
Sandy Springs$1,972-8%
Buford$1,837-11%
Lawrenceville$1,780+1%
Decatur$1,747+15%
Smyrna$1,747-18%
Newnan$1,747+2%
Marietta$1,635-7%
Norcross$1,616+3%
Stockbridge$1,585-5%
Roswell$1,562-14%
Fairburn$1,476-22%
Covington$1,410+18%
Douglasville$1,400-13%
Stone Mountain$1,397-5%
Conyers$1,307-14%
East Point$1,225-5%

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

Area Amenities

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

Area 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

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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About

Jonesboro, GA

Overview of Jonesboro

Jonesboro apartments for rent can be found across this small town, which encompasses roughly 2.59 square miles of land. Jonesboro is a family-friendly town, sitting roughly 17 miles south of Atlanta and is home to an estimated 4,700 people. In recent years the population has climbed as housing units here continue to grow, City-Data information revealed. Jonesboro's history goes back to the days of Georgia's early settlements, and it was originally known by the name of Leaksville as early as 1823. After settlement to the Clayton County area in 1821, the Treaty of Indian Springs involved a large portion of Creek Indians' domain being transferred to the state of Georgia.

Living in Jonesboro

Literary fans may have an extra reason to explore Jonesboro apartments for rent. The city of Jonesboro website revealed that Jonesboro received international attention in 1936 when resident Margaret Mitchell's famous novel, "Gone With the Wind," was published. While Mitchell imagined up the characters and homes in her novel, there were a number of scenes that were set in Clayton County, and people can find a wide range of prototypes in Jonesboro that inspired Mitchell's literary work. An area attraction worth a visit for any "Gone with the Wind" fan is the Road To Tara Museum, located inside the Jonesboro Depot Welcome Center and known as the largest permanent "Gone With The Wind" exhibit currently in existence. The city of Jonesboro is in charge of operating two parks, Battleground and Massengale parks. Both are popular area attractions for visitors and residents in Jonesboro apartments. Both parks have pavilions that are available for rent by the public for a number of local events.

Jonesboro Apartments and Cost of Living

Jonesville amenities are widely available to residents of apartments in Jonesboro and affordable, according to AreaVibes. On average, the cost of living in Jonesboro is a substantial 8.3 percent less than national numbers. While you'll save big on groceries and other local activities, you may have to stick to a budget when you're looking for Jonesboro apartments for rent. AreaVibes reports that median rental rates are 10.7 percent greater than the national average.

Apartments in Jonesboro Work and Study

The U.S. Census revealed that the industry that employs the largest share of the Jonesboro population is retail trade at 19.4 percent, followed by the professional, scientific, management, administrative and waste management services industry at 16 percent. As the city is the county seat of Clayton County, apartments for rent in Jonesboro are attractive options for local business professionals. Kingdom University, which offers a range of majors, is located in Jonesboro, and students additionally have a wealth of educational opportunities just outside the city borders.

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