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Welcome to Jasper ...

The city of Jasper is primarily located in Pipestone County. A portion of Jasper extends into Rock County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Jasper has a population of 597 people<1> (see below for details).

Jasper is 1,550 feet [472 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Jasper lies within the (507) area code.

The ZIP code for Jasper: 56144<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Jasper had a population of 633 people (or 6.6% of the total population of Pipestone County). This makes Jasper the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Jasper represents 0.01% of the population of Minnesota (which has 5,303,925 people), making it the state's 456th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 633 people, the population of Jasper increased 6.03% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 597 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Jasper had an population of 597 people. This is a decrease of 5.69% since the 2010 Census.

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

Communities near Jasper ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Luverne   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the Southeast (SE) of Jasper

Located in Rock County

Pipestone   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Jasper

Dell Rapids   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West (W) of Jasper

Located in Minnehaha County (SD)

Flandreau   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Jasper

Located in Moody County (SD)

Baltic   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the West (W) of Jasper

Located in Minnehaha County (SD)

Garretson   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Jasper

Located in Minnehaha County (SD)

Edgerton   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East (E) of Jasper

Valley Springs   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the South (S) of Jasper

Located in Minnehaha County (SD)

Beaver Creek   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South (S) of Jasper

Located in Rock County

Egan   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Jasper

Located in Moody County (SD)

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, Arkansas, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Indiana, Kansas, Michigan, 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.

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Jasper. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Jasper. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Jasper.

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.

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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Jasper, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Jasper.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Jasper. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of Minnesota: https://mn.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Jasper.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Jasper - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Jasper). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Jasper or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Jasper) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Jasper. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Jasper

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Jasper. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.8519, Longitude: -96.3971     [Map].

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This page was last modified: 13 Oct 2019