Jonesboro by the Numbers: Population, Income, Cost of Living Comfortable by Arkansas Business Staff Posted 3/25/2013 12:00 am One of the fastest growing cities in Arkansas, Jonesboro enjoys a low cost of living, four seasons of weather and an excellent quality of life. Want the Full Article? Get Unlimited Archive Access for $19.95 per Year Readers must pay to access articles older than 15 days. Articles newer than 15 days are not included in this offer. Purchase Now Already have archive access? Login to view this article.