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Welcome to Jonesboro ...
So far, we have found very little information about Jonesboro. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>
We've added Jonesboro to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Jonesboro, please Contact Us.
Jonesboro would have been located within present day Maury County.
The location of Jonesboro has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the 2010 Census (the most recent Census number we have), Jonesboro had a population of 5,051 people.<3> (see below for details).
While the community is gone, the present day location for Jonesboro is 650 feet [198 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: The area where Jonesboro was located is in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Note: If you travel east from Jonesboro, you will leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).
Communities Also Named Jonesboro ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 18 communities that are also named Jonesboro - they are located in Alabama (3), Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Louisiana, Maine, North Carolina (2), Ohio (2), Oregon, Texas and Virginia (2).
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Jonesboro.
Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Jonesboro:
Communities near Jonesboro ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the Northeast (NE) of Jonesboro
Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North (N) of Jonesboro
Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) of Jonesboro
Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the West (W) of Jonesboro
Located in Lewis County
Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Jonesboro
Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North (N) of Jonesboro
Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of Jonesboro
Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Jonesboro
Located in Giles County
Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Jonesboro
Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Jonesboro
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Jonesboro.
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This page was last modified: 01 Jan 2020