Demographics

People

Total Population517
Male Share of the Population34.4%
Female Share of the Population65.6%
Senior Citizens43.1%
Employed Population 16+158
Age of the Population60

Families

% of people married41.8%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher11%
Median Earnings25+$23,800
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$24,063

Wealth

Median Family Income$48,438
% Above Poverty Level74.9%
% Below Poverty Level25.1%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time6 minutes
% Working from Home%
% Walking and Biking to Work26.6%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone46.6%
Median Gross Rent$411
Median House Value$86,900

Ancestry

Irish19.7%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)14.7%
English11.2%
German10.8%
Scottish5.4%
Norwegian4.3%
French Except Basque1.5%
Dutch1.2%
Welsh1.2%
Swedish0.8%
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Jasper Almanac

CategoryValue
CountyNewton County
Standard Zip Codes72641
Phone Area Codes870
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude36
Approximate Longitude-93.18

Jasper Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationDEER
Distance12.1 miles
Jan Temp22 to 40 F
Apr Temp43 to 63 F
Jul Temp66 to 82 F
Oct Temp47 to 66 F
Annual Precip54.4 inches
StationGILBERT
Distance26.3 miles
Jan Temp24 to 51 F
Apr Temp44 to 75 F
Jul Temp65 to 94 F
Oct Temp44 to 77 F
Annual Precip44.7 inches
StationLEAD HILL
Distance32.6 miles
Jan Temp21 to 45 F
Apr Temp42 to 71 F
Jul Temp66 to 92 F
Oct Temp45 to 73 F
Annual Precip44.2 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Alpena438$33,500
Bergman628$53,875
Everton113$34,250
Harrison13,069$41,429
Valley Springs189$48,125
Western Grove514$45,000

Jasper Public Libraries

Newton County
230 S. STONE
Jasper, Arkansas
(870) 446-2983

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Jasper Public Schools

Jasper Elementary School
600 School St
ZIP: 72641
Primary
Total Enrollment 258
Jasper High School
600 School St
ZIP: 72641
High
Total Enrollment 230
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