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Time Zone: Jasper County lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time.

The community of Monticello is the Seat for Jasper County.

Jasper County was founded in 1807.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Jasper had a population of 13,953 people. This is an increase of 22.12% since the last Census (which gave a population of 11,426 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Jasper represented 0.14% of the total population of Georgia, making it the state's 116th most populous county (out of 159 counties).

The following table shows the recent changes in population. Other than 2000, the population counts have been estimated by the Census Bureau.

Since 2000
Year-to-Year Change
201013,900+21.65%-0.38% since 2009
200913,953+22.12%+0.61% since 2008
200813,869+21.38%+1.53% since 2007
200011,426The Last Census

More information can be found on the Jasper County Census Page for Jasper County.


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<1>On a yearly basis, the US Census Bureau creates an estimate of the county's population. Keep in mind that this is an estimate and not an actual count. The last physical count was the 2000 Census and the next count will be for the 2010 Census.

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