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Welcome to Jasper ...
The location of Jasper has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Jasper has a population of 13,618 people<2> (see below for details).
Jasper is 390 feet [119 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Jasper lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Jasper is within the (205) area code.
The ZIP codes for Jasper: 35501-35504<4>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Jasper had a population of 14,352 people (or 21.41% of the total population of Walker County). This makes Jasper the county's most populous community.
The population of Jasper represents 0.3% of the population of Alabama (which has 4,779,736 people), making it the state's 44th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 14,352 people, the population of Jasper increased 2.13% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 14,052 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Jasper had an population of 13,618 people. This is a decrease of 5.11% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 3.09% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Jasper.
Communities near Jasper ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are going to drive.<5>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Jasper.
Communities Also Named Jasper ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 26 communities that are also named Jasper - they are located in Alberta, Arkansas, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Indiana, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nevada, New York, North Carolina, Ohio (3), Oklahoma, Ontario, Oregon, South Carolina (2), South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia and West Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Jasper.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Jasper:
Websites for Jasper ...
Official Website: www.jaspercity.com/
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Jasper ...
Looking for more information about Jasper? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Jasper, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Jasper.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Jasper: www.jaspercity.com/
The official website for Walker County: www.walkercounty.com/
The official website for State of Alabama: https://www.alabama.gov/
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This page was last modified: 17 Jan 2019