Jasper Walker County, Alabama

Jasper: City in Walker County, Alabama, United States

About

Jasper is a city located in the county of Walker in the U.S. state of Alabama. Its population at the 2010 census was 14,352. After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 13,278 inhabitants.

The city was created 207 years ago in 1814.

Jasper Quick Facts

Population : 13,278 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Alabama (United States)
County : Walker County
Different from : Jasper
Postal code : 35501–35504
Phone Area Codes : 205
Water as percent of area : 0.3%
Land as percent of area : 99.7%
Named for : William Jasper
Altitude : 328 feet / 100 meters
Capital city : Jasper is capital of Walker County
Establishment : January 01, 1815 (207 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 22:13:30 (23rd May 2022)
Population growth : -8.09% (2010-2020)
Jasper locator map
Location of Jasper on Alabama map.
Jasper sign '1 of 1' image
Jasper sign '1 of 1'
Jasper sign '1 of 1' image

Geography

Jasper is located at 33°49'52"N 87°16'39"W (33.8312200, -87.2775100).

Jasper map

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Jasper decreased by 8.09% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2000 14,052 -
2010 14,352 2.09% census
2011 14,354 0.01% estimation process
2012 14,231 -0.86% estimation process
2013 14,143 -0.62% estimation process
2014 14,025 -0.84% estimation process
2015 13,909 -0.83% estimation process
2016 13,797 -0.81% estimation process
2017 13,610 -1.37% estimation process
2018 13,509 -0.75% estimation process
2019 13,431 -0.58% estimation process
2020 13,278 -1.15% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 13,431
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 14,417
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : -6.8%
April 1, 2020 Population : 14,572
April 1, 2010 Population : 14,352
People under 5 years old, percentage : 7.3%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 24.4%
People over 65 (%) : 18.4%
Female persons, % : 50.6%
White only, percent : 79.7%
Black or African American alone, percent : 14.6%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.2%
Asians alone % : 1.7%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.0%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 2.3%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 4.6%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 76.7%
2015-2019 Veterans : 829
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 2.7%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 66.9%

Jasper zip code is 35501. County name: Walker, County fips: 01127

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Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 66.9%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $150,300
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,151
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $374
2015-2019 median gross rent : $625
2015-2019 Households : 5,269
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.47
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 82.5%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 4.6%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 85.3%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 79.8%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 89.2%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 19.0%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 12.3%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 13.3%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 53.3%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 46.8%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 47,874
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 254,434
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 307,535
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 514,259
2012 total retail sales per capita : $36,126
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 21.5
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $49,201
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $25,987
Percentage of people living in poverty : 17.1%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 1,583
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 883
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 502
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 254
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,215
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 105
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,319
2010 population per square mile : 504.3
2010 land area in square miles : 28.46

People born in Jasper (22)

People born in Jasper, including actress Polly Holliday, actor Michael Rooker, musician Mack Banks, .

List

  • Sandy Posey (American pop singer) she was born in 18/06/1944
  • Walter W. Bankhead (American congressman for Alabama) he was born in 21/07/1897
  • Eric Dover (American musician) he was born in 19/01/1967
  • Greg Reed (American politician) he was born in 05/06/1965
  • James Shepherd Freeman (United States admiral) he was born in 30/04/1900
  • Paul Hubbert (American politician) he was born in 25/12/1935
  • Raymond D. Fowler (American psychologist) he was born in 22/12/1930
  • Ronnie Coleman (American football player) he was born in 09/07/1951
  • Terry Owens (American football player (1944-2012)) he was born in 05/07/1944
  • Jason Aaron (American comic book writer) he was born in 28/01/1973
  • CJ Harris (singer) he was born in 28/01/1991
  • Leigh Sherer (American beauty pageant titleholder) she was born in 29/08/1973
  • Connie Rowe (politician who has served in the Alabama House of Representatives since 2014) she was born in 01/01/1963
  • Holly Ward (American softball player) she was born in 15/04/1996
  • Tommy Sherer (American politician) he was born in 11/11/1948
  • Bill Roberts (American politician in the state of Alabama) he was born in 29/12/1946
  • Michael A. Grinston (The current Sergeant Major of The Army) he was born in 01/01/1968
  • Steve Hyche (American football linebacker) he was born in 12/06/1963

Schools in Jasper

College & universities near Jasper, AL

Code Name City ZIP
102429 Bevill State Community College Jasper (AL) 35501

Stations (3)

Amtrak & bus stations near Jasper, AL

Code Name Address Type
BHM Birmingham 1819 Morris Ave. RAIL
TCL Tuscaloosa 2105 Greensboro Ave RAIL
BRR Brent, AL 10393 Alabama Highway 5 BUS

Post offices near Jasper

Post Office Name City ZIP
Jasper Post Office Jasper (AL) 35501

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  • Jasper , Florida city in Hamilton County, Florida, USA with a population of 4,163 people.
  • Jasper , Georgia city in Pickens County, Georgia, United States with a population of 4,037 people.
  • Jasper , Tennessee Tennessee town with a population of 3,412 people.
  • Jasper , New York town in New York state with a population of 1,356 people.
  • Jasper , Michigan township in Lenawee County, Michigan with a population of 1,141 people.
  • Jasper , Missouri city in Missouri, United States with a population of 966 people.
  • Jasper , Ohio human settlement in Ohio, United States of America with a population of 725 people.
  • Jasper , Arkansas city in Newton County, Arkansas, United States with a population of 479 people.
  • Jasper , Minnesota city in Minnesota, United States with a population of 66 people.

Other cities in Walker County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Walker County , AL.

City Name Population Title
Sumiton 2,330 City in Walker County, Alabama, United States
Dora 1,979 City in Walker County, Alabama, United States
Carbon Hill 1,885 City in Walker County, Alabama, United States
Cordova 1,820 City in Walker County, Alabama, United States
Parrish 929 Settlement in Alabama, United States
Oakman 713 Town
Sipsey 396 Town in Alabama
Kansas 214 Town in Walker County, Aabama
Nauvoo 201 Town in Alabama
Eldridge 122 Town in Alabama

Distance to Other Cities

Jasper distances to largest Alabama cities