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Demographics

People

Total Population553
Male Share of the Population40.5%
Female Share of the Population59.5%
Senior Citizens37.6%
Employed Population 16+174
Age of the Population54

Families

% of people married45.2%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher19.4%
Median Earnings25+$26,917
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$19,712

Wealth

Median Family Income$42,500
% Above Poverty Level82.1%
% Below Poverty Level17.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time16 minutes
% Working from Home%
% Walking and Biking to Work13.8%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone37.7%
Median Gross Rent$342
Median House Value$90,000

Ancestry

Irish21.7%
German16.6%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)13.2%
English10.3%
Dutch7.4%
Scottish5.1%
French Except Basque3.3%
Czech0.4%
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Jasper Almanac

CategoryValue
County Newton 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
Alpena416$27,083
Bergman463$42,130
Everton157$36,250
Harrison13,168$41,042
Valley Springs224$50,000
Western Grove466$55,764

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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