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Discover one of Atlanta's most historic suburbs
Jonesboro, a small city of less than 5,000 residents, is located about 20 minutes south of downtown Atlanta. The city is filled with fantastic neighborhoods, so finding an apartment that fits your needs should be relatively simple. One of Jonesboro's top communities is the Lake Spivey area. Lake Spivey offers convenient access to major roads, and there is an 18-hole golf course, gorgeous natural lake and a quiet residential community.
Many retail centers with highly familiar stores are close to the Lake Spivey area.Clayton County International Park, located right off of Highway 138 in Jonesboro, was originally built to accommodate some of the competitions during the 1996 Olympic Games; and it was also used to film some scenes in The Hunger Games: Catching Fire. The Clayton County International Park features a beach area, a six-acre lake, a 17-court tennis center, walking trails, and a pavilion for group picnics. Other parks in the Jonesboro include Battleground Park, located off Jodeco Road, and Massengale Park, located at the corner of Williamson Mill Road and Haines Street.
Jonesboro is the site where one of the major, decisive Civil War battles took place (it was called the Battle of Jonesborough). Thus, much of downtown Jonesboro and the Jonesboro Historic District offers historical sites and museums which point toward the city's rich and storied history. One example is the 1867 Train Depot, located off Main Street, a well-preserved building which now serves as the city's welcome center. The 1867 Train Depot also serves as the Road to Tara Museum, housing many artifacts, including costumes worn by Gone with the Wind actresses Hattie McDaniel (who played Mammy) and Ann Rutherford (who played Careen O’Hara).
Stately Oaks, located off Jodeco Road, was a major landmark used by both northern and southern troops during the Civil War. It is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and is open for both tours and special events.The city of Jonesboro is the setting for the fictitional Tara Plantation featured in Margaret Mitchell's classic Gone With The Wind. Mitchell is said to have conducted extensive research in preparation for writing the book at the 1898 Courthouse, located off of South McDonough Street.
As of September 2018, the average apartment rent in Jonesboro, GA is $792 for one bedroom, $877 for two bedrooms, and $1,036 for three bedrooms. Apartment rent in Jonesboro has increased by 9.2% in the past year.
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Top 10 Apartments in Jonesboro
- Aslan On The River, 1-3 Bed, $933 - 1,322
- Fieldstone Glen Apartments, 1-3 Bed, $846 - 1,547
- Park at Mt. Zion Apartments, 2-3 Bed, $868 - 987
- Villas by the Lake Apartments, 1-2 Bed, $825 - 925
- Battle Creek Village Townhomes, 2-3 Bed, $1,165 - 1,330
- Monterey Village Apartment Homes, 1-3 Bed, $838 - 1,354
- Oak Run Apartment Homes, 2 Bed, $749
- Woods at Southlake Apartment Homes, 2-3 Bed, $679 - 709
- Chase Village Apartments, 2-3 Bed, $840 - 940
- Park at Tara Lake, 1-3 Bed, $825 - 1,250
Living in Jonesboro
There are a number of exquisite dining options in the city of Jonesboro. For example, there are a number of casual dining restaurants that are well-known throughout the country as well as independent restaurants serving a wide variety of ethnic cuisines. Of course, being in the south, there are also a number of restaurants serving southern-styled foods and neighborhood grills convenient to the apartments for rent in Jonesboro, GA. There are so many different dining choices available throughout Jonesboro, you'll always have plenty of dining choices to satisfy your appetite, and so many delectable dishes to try, you'll never have to feel guilty about wanting to dine out often.
The major roads running through Jonesboro, GA are Interstate 75, Interstate 675, Georgia Highway 85, Highway 138 and US 41. Those roads make it easy to commute to and from Atlanta as well as Henry, Fayette and other parts of Clayton County and are convenient to several of the apartments for rent in Jonesboro. However, it is important to note that there is no public transportation system currently operating in Jonesboro (although the county is considering re-establishing a county-wide transit system).
While Jonesboro does not have a major shopping mall inside its borders, there are still a number of independent shops and antique stores in the city. Those who prefer, however, major shopping malls can access them by taking just a short drive to neighboring cities. For instance, Southlake Mall in Morrow is just an eight minute drive from Jonesboro, the Fayette Pavilion is just 15 minutes away in Fayetteville and South Point Mall in McDonough takes just 20 minutes when traveling down Interstate 75.
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