Jasper SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
5
Affordability
6
Diversity
9
Safety
4
Amenities
7
Education
5
Commute
7

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Jasper, Texas Info Snack

Jasper is a city and the county seat of Jasper County, Texas, in the United States. The population was 8,247 at the 2000 census and 7,590 at the 2010 census. Jasper is situated in the Deep East Texas subregion, about 130 miles (210 km) northeast of Houston. Jasper (the "Butterfly Capital of Texas") holds an annual Butterfly Festival the first Saturday in October to celebrate the migration of the monarch butterflies.
Population
7,596
Unemployment
11.6%
Poverty
24.6%
Median Home
$88,900
Median Income
$33,409
Median Rent
$731

Rankings for Jasper in Texas

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Map Of Jasper, TX

Population over time in Jasper

Year Population % Change
2017 7,596 -0.9%
2016 7,663 -0.3%
2015 7,684 -0.1%
2014 7,688 0.4%
2013 7,657 0.4%
2012 7,630 0.6%
2011 7,587 0.7%
2010 7,536 -

Crime in Jasper Per 100k

Crime Jasper TX USA
Violent Crime 482.8 438.9 382.9
Murder 0.0 5.0 5.3
Robbery 65.2 114.0 98.0
Aggravated Assault 417.6 268.8 248.9
Property Crime 4554.4 2562.6 2362.0
Burglary 1213.6 473.7 430.4
Larceny 3158.0 1848.5 1694.0
Car Theft 182.7 240.4 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Jasper

White
37.3% (2,836)
African American
54.0% (4,099)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
1.1% (81)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.7% (131)
Hispanic
5.9% (449)
Race Jasper TX USA
White 37.3% 42.9% 61.5%
African American 54.0% 11.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 1.1% 4.5% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.7% 1.6% 2.3%
Hispanic 5.9% 38.9% 17.6%

Household Income For Jasper, Texas

Less than $10,000
9.8% (74,440)
$10,000 to $14,999
12.5% (94,950)
$15,000 to $24,999
18.4% (139,766)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.2% (77,479)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.8% (120,016)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.4% (132,170)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.4% (71,402)
$100,000 to $149,999
2.6% (19,749)
$150,000 to $199,999
0.6% (4,557)
$200,000 or more
3.1% (23,547)
Income Jasper TX USA
Less than $10,000 9.8% 6.7% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 12.5% 4.6% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 18.4% 9.9% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.2% 9.8% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.8% 13.2% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.4% 17.9% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.4% 12.0% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 2.6% 14.0% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 0.6% 5.7% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 3.1% 6.3% 6.3%

Gender in Jasper

Female
55.5% (4,216)
Male
44.5% (3,379)
Gender Jasper TX USA
Female 55.5% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 44.5% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Jasper for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.1% (238)
9-12th Grade
16.2% (1,228)
High School / GED
40.8% (3,097)
Some College
21.3% (1,616)
Associate's Degree
4.5% (342)
Bachelor's Degree
8.3% (632)
Master's Degree
2.9% (222)
Professional Degree
0.9% (65)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (152)
Education Jasper TX USA
< 9th Grade 3.1% 8.7% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 16.2% 8.5% 7.2%
High School / GED 40.8% 25.1% 27.3%
Some College 21.3% 22.1% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 4.5% 6.9% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 8.3% 18.8% 19.1%
Master's Degree 2.9% 7.2% 8.4%
Professional Degree 0.9% 1.6% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 1.1% 1.4%

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