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Jonesboro is an unincorporated historic community in Malheur County, Oregon, United States. It is located on U.S Route 20, between Juntura and Harper, near the Malheur River.

Jonesboro was a station on the Union Pacific Railroad. It was named for William Jones, a local cattle rancher. The now torn-up railroad line was decommissioned in the early 1990s.

Coordinates: 43°47′45″N 117°54′53″W / 43.795713°N 117.914622°W / 43.795713; -117.914622


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