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Welcome to Jasper ...
The city of Jasper is located in the Arkansas Ozarks.
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 440 people<2> (see below for details).
The community of Jasper is 840 feet [256 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 (870) area code.
The ZIP code for Jasper: 72641<4>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Jasper had a population of 466 people (or 5.59% of the total population of Newton County). This makes Jasper the county's most populous community.
The population of Jasper represents 0.02% of the population of Arkansas (which has 2,915,918 people), making it the state's 281st most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 466 people, the population of Jasper decreased 6.43% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 498 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Jasper had an population of 440 people. This is a decrease of 5.58% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 11.65% 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.
Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you drove.<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 Alabama, Alberta, 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:
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 ...
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This page was last modified: 15 May 2019