Jonesboro recognized again for jobs

JONESBORO, Ark. – For the second time in the past two months Jonesboro has been recognized by a national website for its livability.

After analyzing data from cities all over Arkansas, Zippia.com has ranked Jonesboro the 2nd-best place for jobs in the state. This distinction was based upon four factors:

·       Unemployment rate

·       Recent job growth

·       Future job growth

·       Median household income

Previously, Jonesboro was named the best place to live in Arkansas by GoBankingRates.com a website that provides financial data, news and commentary.

“This is just more proof confirming what those who live here already know,” Mayor Harold Perrin said. “Jonesboro is no longer a secret. We’re strong and getting better every day.”

Press Release – City of Jonesboro

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