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Jonesboro Area Insight

  • Arkansas State secured its 11th consecutive winning record at Centennial Bank Stadium dating back to 2005. ASU Red Wolves football has become the thing to do. Saturdays in the Jonesboro community are filled with food, fun and football! They secured a bowl game in the 2015 season and played at the New Orleans Bowl.

    Jonesboro has become one the fastest growing cities in the state and ASU is the second largest state-supported institution of higher education here. It started as a small agricultural college in 1909, but ASU has become a national academic leader. It boasts a beautiful 800 acre campus and state-of-the-art athletic facilities. Of course, we can't forget the wonderful Centennial Bank Stadium!
  • Chapel Hill subdivision features homes from just over 2,000 square feet to a little over 4,000 square feet. It is in the Valley View School district. Valley View has boasted being the number one school in Arkansas several years in a row. This subdivision is also conveniently located and offers modern homes.
  • Walnut Street Baptist Church has two morning services to accommodate a large membership. They have a gymnasium, child care services, children's programs, adult evangelism classes and bible study classes for all ages as well. All this is a big plus for Jonesboro and adds to the awesomeness of living in our community.
  • Ridgepointe and Plantation Estates subdivisions both enjoy the benefits of the Ridgepointe Country Club and Golf Course. The club has a restaurant, swimming pool, tennis courts, racket ball courts and a pro shop. All located close to shopping, entertainment and dining locations.
  • Jonesboro has many choices when shopping for the perfect vehicle and home. Most businesses are conveniently located on Redwolf Boulevard which is just minutes from the residential areas of Jonesboro. Many residents of surrounding cities and counties find our city to be the place to come for their shopping and entertainment needs.
  • Farming is a major contributor to the economy in NE Arkansas.There is a lot of awesome, rich farm land that exists around Jonesboro. If you're looking for a rural property, this is a great area to explore!
  • Jonesboro has the best shopping in a seven county area. There are many side shops and restaurants in the area as well. Everything you need is all here in one location! Come enjoy all our city has to offer.
  • Craighead Forest Park is an awesome place to relax, hike, and camp. It has playgrounds, pavilions and a music stage where bands play on occasion. It also has a 660 acre lake.
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  • Jonesboro is growing! There are several new subdivisions being built across our town. Be sure to explore all the options available when looking for your new home!
  • Jonesboro is growing by leaps and bounds with new retail shops and restaurants opening up, seemingly right and left. Hay's Sporting Goods, based out of Searcy and Judsonia, is opening a new retail location at the corner of Highland Drive and Caraway, on the site of the old Coca Cola plant. Hopefully it will be done before Christmas!
  • Taking a drive at Lake Frierson is a great way to enjoy the beautiful fall leaves. This is an amazing area to visit with family. Visitors can enjoy paddle boats, fishing, camping, playgrounds and more. It's a great place for family gatherings too!
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    Jonesboro is a booming town with a great schools, Arkansas State University, hospitals, restaurants, shops, Turtle Creek Mall, Craighead Forest Park and various industries. It is an awesome place to raise a family, obtain a job and operate a business. Citizens from seven counties that surround our city come here to shop, work, dine, attend college and seek health care which has a positive effect on our local economy!
  • In the last 10 years, Jonesboro has seen significant growth in both commercial projects and residential neighborhoods. The development of a new 900,000 square foot mall plus the surrounding parcels started a boom has continued to make Jonesboro one of the fastest growing areas in Arkansas and the mid-South. The next big project to impact Jonesboro was the construction of the NEA Baptist Hospital. Both of these projects have helped spur the growth with over 30 new restaurants in the city and new retail shops opening on a monthly basis.

    All of the growth and the jobs that have been created has resulted in the development of new neighborhoods and increases in the residential housing market. Jonesboro has a variety of neighborhoods like golf course communities, an upscale horse riding subdivision and smaller single family areas with new areas continuing to be developed.

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