Jonesborough, Tennessee 

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Population

5,291

71% Growth

Unemployment Rate

5.3%

Median Income

$49,688

Avg. Home Price

$136,100

Best Places to Live in Jonesborough, Tennessee

Small city / college town - Northeastern tip of Tennessee
Pros
-Cost of living
-College town amenities
-Healthcare
Cons
-Isolation
-Low ethnic diversity
-Arts and culture

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What Bert Has To Say About Johnson City Metro Area

Long a major rail junction and shipping point for traffic crossing the Appalachians from the Midwest into the eastern seaboard, Johnson City is most known today as the home of East Tennessee State University, a school of 12,000 students and a major medical school and teaching hospital. Other companies -- Siemens, Eastman Chemical, and American Water Heater also have operations in the area, but Kingsport and Bristol are far more noted for their industry.


QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent
Country: United States
State: Tennessee
County: Washington County
Metro Area: Johnson City Metro Area
City: Jonesborough
Zip Codes: 37659
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 1662 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Jonesborough is 5.3% (U.S. avg. is 5.2%). Recent job growth is Positive. Jonesborough jobs have increased by 0.18%. Learn More...
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Jonesborough's cost of living is 14.20% lower than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Jonesborough's Cost of Living
POPULATION
Jonesborough's population is 5,291 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 71.17%. Learn More...
TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 24 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Jonesborough is $136,100. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 9.42%. Check out the homes in the area.
SCHOOLS
Jonesborough public schools spend $7,709 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.5 students per teacher in Jonesborough. Learn More...

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Housing Market in Jonesborough

It's not a good time to buy in Jonesborough. Home Appreciation is down -1.4% in the last 12 months. Browse Jonesborough Real Estate.

The median home price in Jonesborough is $136,100. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Jonesborough    3 Reviews
Good Life - 9/29/2010
Oldest city in TN. Has great historic sites to visit. Becomes very congested when there is a festival in progress (there are several each year). People are friendly. ... (Read More)

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Housing - 6/24/2008
great bang for your buck, low taxes, nice... (Read More)

Beautiful Climate - 4/16/2006
Wonderful year round climate, just enough of every... (Read More)
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37659