Jonesboro in Clayton County, Georgia

Clayton

The county seat of Clayton, Jonesboro is known as the official “home” of Margaret Mitchell’s “Gone With the Wind” and maintains its historic atmosphere with stately homes and beautiful landscapes.

Jonesboro, GA Drive Times

Entertainment
Atlanta Braves - Truist Park
39 mins - (33.3 mi)
Mercedes Benz Stadium
31 mins - (21.2 mi)
Infinite Energy Center
54 mins - (47.7 mi)
Work Life
Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta Int. Airport
24 mins - (17.8 mi)
Quick Interstate Access
I-75
Average Commute Time
28 minutes
Shopping & Dining
Buckhead Shops/Dining
40 mins - (27.1 mi)
Lenox Square
37 mins - (28.6 mi)
Ponce City Market
31 mins - (23.0 mi)
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Jonesboro, Georgia Demographics

Familes & Kids

Families 64%
With Kids 26%

Median Age

33

Total Population

4,737

Male 2,682
Female 2,055

Travel to Work

Drive Alone
71%
Carpool
15%
Public Transit
5%
Walk
1%
Other
3%
Work at Home
6%

Jonesboro, Georgia Properties for Sale

Jonesboro Area Schools

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    Elite Scholars Academy School

    7923 Fielder Rd; Jonesboro, GA 30236
    Public 6th-12th  |  624 students
    Metro Atlanta School Rank: 14th
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    Martha Ellen Stilwell School for the Performing Arts

    2580 Mount Zion Pkwy; Jonesboro, GA 30236
    Public 9th-12th  |  626 students
    Metro Atlanta School Rank: 25th
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    Jonesboro High School

    7728 MOUNT ZION BOULEVARD; Jonesboro, GA 30236
    Public 9th-12th  |  1,343 students
    Metro Atlanta School Rank: 143rd
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    Lovejoy High School

    1587 MCDONOUGH ROAD; Hampton, GA 30228
    Public 9th-12th  |  1,835 students
    Metro Atlanta School Rank: 165th
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    Mount Zion High School

    2535 MOUNT ZION PARKWAY; Jonesboro, GA 30236
    Public 9th-12th  |  1,273 students
    Metro Atlanta School Rank: 158th
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    Mundy's Mill High School

    9652 FAYETTEVILLE RD.; Jonesboro, GA 30238
    Public 9th-12th  |  1,729 students
    Metro Atlanta School Rank: 164th
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    Riverdale High School

    160 ROBERTS DRIVE; Riverdale, GA 30274
    Public 9th-12th  |  1,263 students
    Metro Atlanta School Rank: 155th
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    Perry Career Academy - Eula Wilburn Ponds Perry Center for

    137 Spring St; Jonesboro, GA 30236
    Public 7th-12th  |  440 students
    Metro Atlanta School Rank: 198th

Nearby City & Neighborhoods

Forest Park

Forest Park was originally founded by farming families with an influx of railroad employees, but today is home to more than 20,000 people and has become a viable center for commerce.

Lake City

Lake City’s pride and joy is the Lake City Community Center, a nearly 5,000-square-foot multi-use facility designed for weddings, birthday parties, reunions and city meetings.  

Morrow

Morrow is home to Clayton State University, the Southeast Region Branch of U.S. Archives, the Georgia Archives, Reynolds Nature Preserve and Spivey Hall, a stunning performance center.

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