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