About Jonesboro


Let's have a look around into background of Jonesboro
  • County: Craighead
  • State: Arkansas
  • Country: United States
  • Latitude: 35.842296     
  • Longitude: -90.704279
  • Time zone: Central Time Zone
  • Current time zone offset: UTC/GMT -6 hours

Weather in Jonesboro

  • Climate: Humid Sub-Tropical Climate
  • Best Time to Visit: March to June

Location

Jonesboro is a city in the US state of Arkansas. Jonesboro has a total population of 74,889 (2016 Census).

Distance from Jonesboro center to Airport

Jonesboro Municipal Airport is the main airport which serves the domestic passengers.

Driving Distance: 4 miles / 6 km

Driving Time: 10 Minutes

Languages: English followed by Spanish.

Modes of transport

  • Airport: Jonesboro Municipal Airport
  • Rail: Amtrak
  • Road: Bus: Jonesboro Economic Transit System

Customs and Tipping

For Restaurants and Bars:

  • Waitress and Bartender – 10 – 15 % of the Bill.

For Hotels:

  • Room Service: $5 Minimum
  • Housekeeper: $1 - $2 per Day
  • Concierge: Between $5 - $25

Valet Parking:

  • Parking or Returning Car: $2 - $5 

Nearby Tourist Cities

  • Paragould,
  • Marion,
  • West Memphis

Emergency Contact Numbers in Jonesboro city

  • Fire / Police/ Ambulance: 911
  • Railroad: 1 800 872 7245 (Amtrak)
  • Airport: +1 870 935 1770 (Jonesboro Municipal Airport)
  • Hospital: +1 626 421 7733 (St. Bernards Medical Center)

Events

Let’s step into extensive list of To Dos in Jonesboro.

  • Winter Blast
  • Wild Game Supper
  • Unity Fest

Tourist Attractions

  • Craighead Forest Park
  • University Museum
  • Parker Park Community Center

Theatre & Concerts

  • The Foundation of Arts
  • Fowler Center
  • Valley View Fine Arts Center

Visit Top Restaurants in Jonesboro

  • Skinny J’s
  • Lazzari Italian Oven
  • Chick-Fill-A

Top Shopping Centers in Jonesboro

  • The Mall at Turtle Creek
  • Backdoor Treasures
  • The Truck Patch

Museums, Galleries and Gardens

  • Bradbury Art Museum
  • Artefacts
  • Harmony Gardens

Iconic Delicacies of Iconic Restros

  • Hawaiian Ribeye – Omar’s Uptown
  • Quiche – Sue’s Kitchen
  • Filet – 501 Steakhouse

Sports Club

Jonesboro White Sox – Baseball

Shelling Out Dollars

  • Imported beer: $2.75
  • Taxi: $ 3 (base price)
  • 3 BHK (Downtown): $ 925
  • Cheap meal: $ 12
  • Gasoline: $ 0.55 / litre
  • 3 course meal: $ 40

Information about Islamabad

Nearby Tourist Cities

  • Haripur,
  • Rawalpindi,
  • Topi

Modes of transport

  • Airport: Benazir Bhutto International Airport
  • Rail: Pakistan Railways
  • Road: Rapid Transit

Airport

Benazir Bhutto International Airport is the main airport which serves the domestic and the international passengers.

Driving Distance: 11 miles /18 km

Driving Time: 17 Minutes

Languages: Dialect Punjabi followed by Punjabi

Customs and Tipping

For Restaurants and Bars:

  • Waitress and Bartender – 10% of the Bill.

For Hotels:

  • Room Service: 30 - 40 Rs
  • Housekeeper: 30 - 40 Rs
  • Concierge: 50 Rs

Valet Parking:

  • Parking or Returning Car: 30 - 40 Rs
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