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    100 Chase Lake Drive, Jonesboro, GA 30236
    14 Units available
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    • $1,203+
    • $1,364+
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    6726 Tara Blvd #2B, Jonesboro, GA 30236
    10 Units available
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    • 2 BEDS
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    • $1,005+
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    • $1,297+
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    850 Mt. Zion Road, Jonesboro, GA 30236
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    • $1,006+
    • $1,077+
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    3386 Mt. Zion Rd., Stockbridge, GA 30281
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    • $1,247+
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    100 Chase Lake Drive, Jonesboro, GA 30236
    23 Units available
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    • $1,203+
    • $1,309+
    • $1,683+
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    7830 N Mcdonough St, Jonesboro, GA 30236
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    7001 Tara Blvd, Jonesboro, GA 30236
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    7545 Tara Rd, Jonesboro, GA 30236
    19 Units available
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    • $1,415+
    • $1,443+
    • $1,590+
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    221 Upper Riverdale Road SE, Jonesboro, GA 30236
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    • 2 BEDS
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    • $1,250+
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    330 Arrowhead Blvd., Jonesboro, GA 30236
    11 Units available
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    • $943+
    • $1,203+
    • $1,386+
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    276 Upper Riverdale Road, Jonesboro, GA 30236
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    • $1,144
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    7878 North Main St, Jonesboro, GA 30236
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    • 2 BEDS
    • $1,121+
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    1174 Battlecreek Rd, Jonesboro, GA 30236
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    281 Willow Springs Dr, Jonesboro, GA 30238
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    100 Chase Village Dr, Jonesboro, GA 30236
    9 Units available
    • 2 BEDS
    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,309+
    • $1,683+
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    38 Haver Drive, Jonesboro, GA 30238
    1 Unit available
    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,625
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    8386 Carlington Lane, Jonesboro, GA 30236
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    661 SHERWOOD DRIVE, JONESBORO, GA 30236
    6 Units available
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    260 Wayne Avenue, Jonesboro, GA 30236
    1 Unit available
    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,645
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    202 Sedgefield Drive, Jonesboro, GA 30236
    1 Unit available
    • 3 BEDS
    • $2,135
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    8263 Kendrick Rd, Jonesboro, GA 30238
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    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,675
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    1659 Deer Crossing Way, Jonesboro, GA 30236
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    • $2,145
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    1732 Fontaine Drive, Jonesboro, GA 30236
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    1158 Iron Gate Boulevard, Jonesboro, GA 30238
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    • 4 BEDS
    • $1,745
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    7511 Fielder Road, Jonesboro, GA 30236
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    7150 Hazelwood Drive, Jonesboro, GA 30236
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    7444 Garnet Drive, Jonesboro, GA 30236
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    • $2,135
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    1015 Brandon Hill Way, Jonesboro, GA 30238
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    322 Nicole Court, Jonesboro, GA 30238
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    • 4 BEDS
    • $2,105
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    267 Essex Dr, Jonesboro, GA 30238
    1 Unit available
    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,725
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    1021 BRANDON HILL WAY, JONESBORO, GA 30238
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    • 3 BEDS
    • $2,030
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    1118 Walnut Creek Ln, Jonesboro, GA 30238
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    • 4 BEDS
    • $1,945
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    2906 Old South Dr, Jonesboro, GA 30236
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    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,545
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    602 WILMONT DR, JONESBORO, GA 30238
    1 Unit available
    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,760
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    23 Haver Dr, Jonesboro, GA 30238
    1 Unit available
    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,840
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    9667 Pintail Trail, Jonesboro, GA 30238
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    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,905
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    252 Windemere Way, Jonesboro, GA 30238
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    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,935
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    280 Marsh Glen Dr, Jonesboro, GA 30238
    1 Unit available
    • 3 BEDS
    • $2,335
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    9208 Sunset Drive, Jonesboro, GA 30238
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    • 3 BEDS
    • $2,085
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    561 SUNNYHILL DRIVE, JONESBORO, GA 30238
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    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,930
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    2370 Indio Ct, Jonesboro, GA 30236
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    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,645
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    8867 Burnham Way, Jonesboro, GA 30238
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    • 3 BEDS
    • $2,015
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    2280 Allman Drive, Jonesboro, GA 30236
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    • 3 BEDS
    • $2,215
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    701 Mt Zion Rd, Jonesboro, GA 30236
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    • $1,205
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    485 Trousseau Ln, Mcdonough, GA 30252
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    792 Sinclair Way, Jonesboro, GA 30238
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    • 4 BEDS
    • $2,295
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    10778 Thrasher Rd, Jonesboro, GA 30238
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    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,735
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    1097 Brandon Hill Way, Jonesboro, GA 30238
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    • 3 BEDS
    • $2,245
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    165 Dixboro Drive, Jonesboro, GA 30238
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    • 4 BEDS
    • $1,735
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    1396 INTERLAKEN PASS, JONESBORO, GA 30238
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    • 3 BEDS
    • $2,025
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Frequently Asked Questions

When were prices and availability in Jonesboro, GA last updated?

Prices and availability in Jonesboro, GA were last updated on 21 May 2022.

What are the best apartments in Jonesboro, GA?

The best apartments in Jonesboro, GA are: Averly Apartments, The Woods on Tara Apartment Homes by ICER, The Woods at Southlake, Avenue 33 and Averly.

What is the average rent in Jonesboro, GA?

The average rent in Jonesboro, GA is $1,247. Start your search for apartments in Jonesboro, GA now.

What is the price range for a studio apartment in Jonesboro, GA?

The price range for a studio apartment in Jonesboro, GA is between $1,008 and $1,783. View all studio apartments in Jonesboro, GA.

What is the price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Jonesboro, GA?

The price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Jonesboro, GA is between $943 and $2,164. Browse all available 1-bedroom apartments in Jonesboro, GA now.

What is the price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Jonesboro, GA?

The price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Jonesboro, GA is between $1,006 and $3,388. Browse and find a 2-bedroom apartment in Jonesboro, GA.

What is the price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Jonesboro, GA?

The price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Jonesboro, GA is between $1,077 and $4,314. Browse all available 3-bedroom apartments in Jonesboro, GA.

Renter's guide to Jonesboro, GA

Welcome to Jonesboro, Georgia – the true heart of the south. With its historical downtown area, rich history, and beautiful parks, it's a unique place to call home. In fact, did you know that the novel “Gone with the Windwas set and inspired by the area right outside the city?

At 2.7 square-miles, Jonesboro is almost 50 times smaller than Atlanta, which is only 20 miles to the north. Jonesboro is also just 8 miles from Stockbridge and 70 miles from Macon.

The weather in Jonesboro can get very hot during the summer months, as temperatures often soar into the upper 80s and 90s, along with high humidity. Average winter temperatures are in the low to mid 50s and occasionally dip below freezing at night.

Jonesboro receives around 49 inches of rain per year but rarely any snow.

Jonesboro, GA Demographics

  • Total Population4,771
  • Female 2,767
    Male 2,004
  • Median Age33

Jonesboro, GA has a population of 4,771 according to the most recent data from the U.S. Census Bureau. 2,004 of Jonesboro’s residents are women and 2,767 are men. The median age of those who live in Jonesboro, GA is 33.

Cost of Living in Jonesboro, GA

The cost of living is a little lower than in Atlanta. Dinner for two at a restaurant like Flavor of Thailand or El Ranchero Mexican Restaurant in Jonesboro costs around $35.

Basic utility services for a 915 square-foot apartment vary slightly in and around Jonesboro. But throughout the Atlanta metropolitan area, they cost an average of $140/month to $165/month.

Bus service is provided by the Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority (MARTA), while Xpress provides service directly into Atlanta. MARTA monthly passes start at $95. And being near Atlanta means ride sharing is also available through Uber or Lyft, as well as 24-hour taxi service.

Atlanta is considered among the 10 worst cities in the US for traffic though. Commuters from Jonesboro will certainly feel its affects.

Average Rent in Jonesboro, GA

  • Jonesboro, GA Average Rental Price, April 2022 $1,247 /mo

The average monthly rent of apartments in Jonesboro, GA is $1,247.

Jonesboro, GA Apartment Rent Ranges

About 26% of apartment rents in Jonesboro, GA range between $1,501-$2,000. Meanwhile, apartments priced over > $2,000 represent 1% of apartments. Around 45% of Jonesboro’s apartments are in the $1,001-$1,500 price range. 28% of apartments are priced between $701-$1,000.

Jonesboro, GA Rent Trends

Average Rent Mar / 2019 Jul / 2019 Nov / 2019 Mar / 2020 Jul / 2020 Nov / 2020 Mar / 2021 Jul / 2021 Nov / 2021 Apr / 2022
Jonesboro, GA $926 $959 $965 $980 $1,014 $1,077 $1,094 $1,150 $1,250 $1,247
National $1,367 $1,399 $1,407 $1,409 $1,399 $1,403 $1,412 $1,495 $1,591 $1,628

Compared to the national average rent of $1,628, the average rent in Jonesboro, GA is $1,247.

Living in Jonesboro, GA

Jonesboro gets a lot of attention for its history and southern charm. There's a reason it was the inspiration for “Gone with the Wind”. It's also just a short commute from Atlanta, whether it's work or fun you're seeking.

Atlanta boasts some great professional sports teams, like the Atlanta Falcons of the NFL, the Atlanta Hawks of the NBA, and the MLB's Atlanta Braves.

But living in Jonesboro does have a few drawbacks. The heat and humidity can get downright uncomfortable in the summer. And aside from tourism, there aren't many prominent industries within the city itself, which explains its unemployment rate being higher than Atlanta's.

Things to do in Jonesboro, GA

Lee Street Park in downtown Jonesboro is 5.7 acres in size and filled with things to do for everyone. There’s a market area, pavilion, an awesome playground set up for the kids, and even a walking track. Nearby Clayton County International Park is better if you’re looking to get away from the city. With 200+ acres, there's a lake for fishing, a pool, splash area, trails, and much more.

Are you a fan of “Gone with the Wind”? The Road to Tara Museum is dedicated to the book and movie, with artifacts from the film on display, including Scarlett’s most famous dresses, portraits from the film and its stars, and other historical artifacts that highlight both the novel and Civil War.

Historic Downtown Jonesboro offers shopping, dining, businesses, and a sprawling park which holds events year-round. One major event here is the 30 Days of Jazz Event, which promotes incredible music and fun activities for all the jazz lovers out there. The Downtown Street Festival is another major event that brings the community together every September.

Jonesboro sports fan are just 20 miles from the excitement, with Atlanta being home to MLB, NFL, and NBA teams. Atlanta also hosts the yearly SEC Championship and Chick-Fil-A Peach Bowl, as well as the PGA’s The Tour Championship at the East Lake Golf Club. Regardless of your sport of choice, you'll find it here.

The Georgia Aquarium, Zoo Atlanta, and the Atlanta Botanical Gardens are some of the great places to take the family in the city.

Jonesboro, GA employment & economy

There isn't one specific industry that Jonesboro itself is known for, but there are plenty of amazing companies between Jonesboro, Clayton County, and nearby Atlanta. From local colleges to major international corporations, you'll have lots of opportunities to explore.

That includes the seven Fortune 500 companies headquartered in Atlanta, such as Delta Airlines, Coca-Cola and UPS, as well as thousands of other businesses that Jonesboro residents can commute to for work.

Jonesboro, GA Households

  • Total Number of Households1,195
  • Family 771
    Non-family 424
  • Children 370
    No Children 825
  • Average People Per Household2.55
  • Median Household Income$34,418
  • Median Housing Costs Per Month$884

According to U.S. Census data, there are 1,195 households in Jonesboro, GA. 771 are family households and 424 are non-family households. There are 370 households with children in Jonesboro and 825 households without children. On average, about 2.55 people live in a household in Jonesboro, GA. The median income of a Jonesboro household living in Jonesboro is $34,418 per year. The median housing costs per month are $884.

Education in Jonesboro, GA

Jonesboro is near many world-renowned colleges, such as Georgia Tech and Georgia State University, in Atlanta.

Residents are also just a short drive from the Atlanta Metropolitan College, which is a community college known for its associate degree programs and providing core classes before students head off to a four-year university.

Public schools in Jonesboro are part of the Clayton County Public Schools district.

Jonesboro, GA Education Statistics

The level of education of the population of Jonesboro, GA is as follows: 4% have no high school education, 61% completed some high school, 20% partially completed college, 5% have an Associate Degree, 6% have a Bachelor Degree, and 3% have a Graduate Degree.

Tips for renting in Jonesboro, GA

Ready to head to Jonesboro, the heart of the south? You’ll love it! But first, let's take a minute to get familiar with the local tenant laws.

Once the lease period ends, your landlord has the legal right to raise the rent as much as they'd like – Georgia doesn't have rent control laws.

Jonesboro tenants can “repair and deduct” if the landlord is failing to make vital repairs. Just present your landlord with a copy of the receipt and deduct the amount from your next rent payment.

Always read your lease thoroughly before signing, so you know what to expect from your landlord and what they expect from you.

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