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 stories older than 20 days. Purchase Now Already have archive access? Login to view this article.