|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Jasper is 7,285. Jasper, Texas is the 3,873rd largest city in the US.
Jasper is located entirely in Jasper County.
The peak population of Jasper was in 1990, when its population was 8,141. In 1990, Jasper was the 2,886th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 3,873rd largest city in the US. Jasper is currently 10.5% smaller than it was in 1990.
Jasper has shrunk 4.9% since the year 2000. Jasper, Texas's growth is extremely below average. 86% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Jasper has a population density of 726.6 people per square mile.
|3867||New London, Wisconsin||7,320||2.8%|
|3869||Washington, New Jersey||7,314||9.0%|
|3871||La Junta, Colorado||7,298||-3.3%|
|3875||Herkimer, New York||7,283||-2.6%|
|3876||Charles City, Iowa||7,281||-6.5%|
|3877||Rumson, New Jersey||7,280||1.7%|
|3879||Mammoth Lakes, California||7,271||1.9%|
The total voting age population of Jasper, Texas, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 5,322. The voting age population is 43.1% male and 56.9% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 18.0% of the residents of Jasper are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Jasper are 54.2% Black, 42.7% White, 2.5% Other, 0.3% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander and 0.2% Asian. Additionally, 4.4% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Jasper, 24.1% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 35.5%. On a per-household basis, 22.8% of families are below the poverty line in Jasper.
Among those aged 16 and older, 61.8% of Jasper residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 82.5% of Jasper residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 16.4% have a bachelor's degree and 4.1% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Jasper residents aged 5 and older, 5.0% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 4.7% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.3% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Jasper is 7.5%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Jasper, 21.9% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Jasper is $38,132.
In Jasper, 56.0% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 44.0% of housing units in Jasper.
Of all the housing units in Jasper, 7.6% of them were build before 1940.
In Jasper, 15.6% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 550 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Jasper is $778.
In Jasper, 65.4% of households have an active broadband internet connection.