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

The community of Jasper is the Seat for Jasper County.

Jasper County is one of the original counties of Texas and was founded in 1836.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Jasper had a population of 34,370 people. This is a decrease of 3.47% since the last Census (which gave a population of 35,604 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Jasper represented 0.17% of the total population of Texas, making it the state's 77th most populous county (out of 254 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
201035,710+0.3%+3.9% since 2009
200934,370-3.47%+0.22% since 2008
200834,294-3.68%-0.1% since 2007
200035,604The Last Census

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


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

Community 2009
(2009vs. 2000)
Jasper   7,3258,24711.18% decrease  
Kirbyville   1,9412,0856.91% decrease  
Browndell   2152191.83% decrease  

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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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