Real Estate Market Update for 30236 (Jonesboro, GA)
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Welcome to May's Market Update,. Let’s take a look at residential real-estate activity in your area during the month of May. The number of active listings was down 25% from one year earlier, and down 14% from the previous month. This smaller inventory means that buyers who waited to buy may have had a smaller selection to choose from. As you can see, the median listing price for the month was just over 130-thousand dollars. Compared to last year, the average number of days units spent on the market before being sold was down 18%. This lower number of days may signal a positive trend in the local inventory-turnover rate. The median sale price was just under 70-thousand dollars. The number of units sold increased 19% year-over-year, and increased 23% month-over-month. These figures may indicate that buyers have been taking advantage of opportunities in this market. Thanks for watching. We hope you use this information to make smart, informed decisions in your upcoming real-estate transactions. Feel free to contact us for more information or further assistance.
Map Information for 30236 (Jonesboro, GA)
Area Information for 30236 (Jonesboro, GA)
  • Population: 47,215
  • Median Age: 32.91 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 24.24 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 3
  • Sales Tax: 7%
  • Population Density: 1,466/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: 10.76%
  • Closest Airport: Hartsfield - Jackson Atlanta International
  • Closest College: Devry University Henry County
  • Closest Jr. College: Georgia Perimeter College-decatur
  • Median Household Income: $46,468
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 20.42%
  • Median Years in Residence: 3.35 yr
  • Median Home Sales Price: $70,000
  • Closest Major Sports Team: Braves
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: -5%
* Scale from 1-5  ** Index where 100 is the national average
Demographic Data for 30236 (Jonesboro, GA)
Median Age: 32.91 Married: 28% Number of Households: 18,311 Households with Children: 7,771
Community:
    • Occupancy Types
      • 3599 Vacant
      • 8822 Owned
      • 12512 Rented
    • Transportation to Work
      • 43% Drive
      • 47% Public Transportation
      • 8% Walk / Bike / Other
      • 8% Work at Home
    National Index Comparisons:
    (100 National Average)
      • Population By Sex(%)
        • 50% Male
        • 50% Female
      • White/Blue Collar Jobs
        • 50% White Collar
        • 50% Blue Collar
      School Data for 30236 (Jonesboro, GA)

      School Name Distance Type Grades GreatSchools Rating Parent Rating
      M. D. Roberts Middle School 0.6 mi Public 6-8 3 4
      Phyl's Academy Preparatory School 1.6 mi Private PRESCHOOL-5 0 0
      Suder Elementary School 1.7 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 3 3
      Worktec 1.8 mi Public - 0 0
      Arnold Elementary School 1.8 mi Public K-5 3 4
      Jonesboro Middle School 2.0 mi Public 6-8 1 3
      Jonesboro High School 2.1 mi Public 9-12 2 3
      James Jackson Elementary School 2.1 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 2 4
      Crestwood Academy 2.1 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      Lee Street Elementary School 2.3 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 2 4
      Mount Zion High School 2.5 mi Public 9-12 2-5 2
      Flint River School 2.5 mi Public 6-12 0 0
      Atlanta Adventist International School 2.7 mi Private K-8 0 0
      Mount Zion Primary School 2.8 mi Public PRESCHOOL-2 0 4
      Mount Zion Elementary School 2.8 mi Public 3-5 2 3
      Kilpatrick Elementary School 3.0 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 1 3
      Swint Elementary School 3.4 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 1 3
      Hope Christian Academy 3.5 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12 0 0
      Proximity to listed schools and their school district(s) does not guarantee enrollment eligibility. Please contact a local real estate professional or the local school district(s) for the most current information relating to schools in the area. Sources: GreatSchools.org and Onboard Informatics © 2014
      Local Weather for 30236 (Jonesboro, GA)
        Community information and market data Powered by Onboard Informatics. Copyright ©2014 Onboard Informatics. Information is deemed reliable but not guaranteed. * Based on a 30-year fixed rate of 4.75% with 20% down. The estimated payment is offered for convenience and is not an offer of credit. Due to market fluctuations, interest rates are subject to change at any time and without notice. Interest rates are also subject to credit and property approval based on secondary market guidelines. The rates shown are based on average rates for our best qualified customers. Your individual rate may vary. Rates may differ for FHA, VA or jumbo loans.