Jasper, TX Profile: Facts, Map & Data

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Jasper, Texas - Basic Facts

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The City of Jasper had a population of 7,929 as of July 1, 2016. Jasper ranks in the upper quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Texas. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Jasper is located at latitude 30.9227 and longitude -93.9932 in Jasper County. The formal boundaries for the City of Jasper (see map below) encompass a land area of 10.45 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Jasper County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 203 feet.

The City of Jasper (GNIS ID: 2410134) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

Texas is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The City of Jasper is located within Jasper Division of Jasper County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Jasper population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.


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Jasper, TX Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)

POPULATION

Total Population 7,929
Population in Households 7,589
Population in Familes 6,255
Population in Group Qrtrs 340
Population Density1 759
Diversity Index2 71
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 2,991
Average Household Size 2.54
Family Households 1,971
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 3,621 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,678 (46.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,312 (36.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 630 (17.4%)
Median Home Value $89,908
Average Home Value $119,681
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $29,215
Average Household Income $45,264
Per Capita Income $17,512
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.7% 0.45%
Households 0.55% 0.35%
Families 0.66% 0.26%
Median Household Income   1.29%
Per Capita Income   1.15%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Jasper, TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Jasper to the other 1,749 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Texas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 293 83rd
Population Density1 # 906 48th
Diversity Index2 # 251 86th
Median Household Income # 1576 10th
Per Capita Income # 1338 24th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Texas Census Data Comparison Tool.