Forbes: Jonesboro Among Best Places to Live for Business and Careers

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) - According to the publishers of Forbes magazine, Jonesboro is among the top 50 places to live in the United States for business and career-minded people.

The new list from Forbes ranks Sioux Falls, South Dakota as the nation's # city for those categories, followed by Iowa City, Iowa; Bloomington, Indiana; Columbia, Missouri; and Bismark, North Dakota in rounding out the top five.

Jonesboro is ranked at #46 in the top 50 listings, followed by Prescott, Arizona; Oshkosh, Wisconsin; College Station, Texas; and Sioux City, Iowa.

The rankings were compiled on categories such as costs of doing business, job growth, educational attainment, and metro area population.