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Time Zone: Jasper County lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time.

The community of Rensselaer is the Seat for Jasper County.

Jasper County was founded February 7, 1835.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Jasper had a population of 32,816 people. This is an increase of 9.23% since the last Census (which gave a population of 30,043 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Jasper represented 0.49% of the total population of Indiana, making it the state's 53rd most populous county (out of 92 counties).

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

YearPopulationChange
Since 2000
Year-to-Year Change
201033,478+11.43%+2.02% since 2009
200932,816+9.23%+0.45% since 2008
200832,668+8.74%+0.95% since 2007
200732,360+7.71% 
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200030,043The Last Census

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

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Below are some of the communities located in Jasper County (for more communities, please visit our Nearby Page for Jasper County):

Community 2009
Population
2000
Population
Change
(2009vs. 2000)
Rensselaer   6,3335,29419.63% increase  
DeMotte   4,5063,23439.33% increase  
Remington   1,2551,3235.14% decrease  
Wheatfield   92477219.69% increase  

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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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