Jasper County Profile

Compiled by
The County Information Program, Texas Association of Counties

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Map of County

POPULATION (Census Bureau)
County Population     «History»   «Group Quarters»  «Census 2020 Redistricting Data (county level only)»
Estimate 2021:32,975More data
Census 2020:32,980More data
Census 2010:35,710More data
Census 2000:35,604More data
Population of the County Seat (Jasper)
Census 2020:6,884 
Census 2010:7,590 
Census 2000:8,247 
POPULATION OF PLACES IN JASPER COUNTY - 2021 Estimates (Census Bureau)
Note: City and town populations include only those parts of each place found within this county. Use our «Town & City Search» to find the total population of each place.
Browndell city:157More data
Jasper city:7,285More data
Kirbyville city:2,003More data
GENERAL INFORMATION
County Size in Square Miles (Census Bureau)
Land Area:938.7More data
Water Area:31.0More data
Total Area:969.7More data
Population Density Per Square Mile
2020:35.14More data
Urban and Rural Population of the County, 2010 (Census Bureau)
Percent Urban:21.81More data
Percent Rural:78.19More data
DEMOGRAPHICS
Ethnicity - 2021 (Census Bureau)
Percent Hispanic:7.3%More data
Race - 2021 (Census Bureau)
Percent White Alone:80.5%More data
Percent African American Alone:16.1%More data
Percent American Indian and Alaska Native Alone:0.9%More data
Percent Asian Alone:0.7%More data
Percent Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Alone:0.1%More data
Percent Multi-Racial:1.7%More data
Race and Ethnicity - 2021 (Census Bureau)
Percent Not Hispanic White Alone:74.2%More data
Percent Not Hispanic African American Alone:15.7%More data
Age - 2021 (Census Bureau Estimates)     «Age Groups»
17 and Under:23.4%More data
65 and Older:20.5%More data
85 and Older:1.9%More data
Median Age:41.8More data
Income
Per Capita Income - 2020 (BEA):$43,486More data
Total Personal Income - 2020 (BEA):$1,538,318,000More data
Median Household Income - 2020 (Census Bureau):$51,153More data
Poverty - 2020 (Census Bureau)
Percent of Population in Poverty:17.3%More data
Percent of Population under 18 in Poverty:24.9%More data
Educational Attainment (Census Bureau, 2016-2020 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimate)
Percent high school graduate and higher, Age 25 and over:85.0% 
Percent bachelor's degree or higher, Age 25 and over:13.3% 
Pay (BLS)
Average Annual Pay - 2021:$43,992More data
Average Annual Pay - 2020:$42,877 
Average Annual Pay - 2019:$42,528 
Average Annual Pay - 2018:$41,134 
Average Annual Pay - 2017:$40,882 
Annual Unemployment Rate, Not Adjusted (Texas Workforce Commission)
Unemployment Rate - 2021:9.7More data
Unemployment Rate - 2020:11.2 
Unemployment Rate - 2019:6.1 
Unemployment Rate - 2018:6.6 
Unemployment Rate - 2017:7.5 
COUNTY FINANCES (Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts)
Property Taxes - 2021
Total County Tax Rate:     «Detailed Tax Rates»$0.651900More data
Total Market Value:     «Values and Levies»$4,253,422,962More data
Total Appraised Value Available for County Taxation:$2,532,184,101More data
Total Actual Levy:$16,495,427More data
For property tax information about a specific property, contact the Appraisal District.
Sales Tax Allocation History
CY 2021:$N/AMore data
CY 2020:$N/A 
CY 2019:$N/A 
CY 2018:$N/A 
CY 2017:$N/A 
ROAD INVENTORY WITHIN JASPER COUNTY (TXDOT)
Centerline Miles - 2020
IH Highways:0.000More data
US Highways:83.026More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:40.904More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:168.962More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:29.045More data
Frontage Roads:1.582More data
On-System Subtotal:323.519More data
City Streets:95.912More data
Certified County Roads:655.167More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:20.959More data
Off-System Subtotal:772.038More data
Center Line Miles: County Total:1,095.557More data
Lane Miles - 2020
IH Highways:0.000More data
US Highways:290.844More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:82.288More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:339.376More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:58.090More data
Frontage Roads:3.164More data
On-System Subtotal:773.762More data
City Streets:195.716More data
Certified County Roads:1,310.350More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:41.918More data
Off-System Subtotal:1,547.984More data
County Total:2,321.746More data
LINKS TO ADDITIONAL DATA
County Business Patterns (Census Bureau):     «CBP 2020»
Gross Domestic Product (BEA):     «GDP 2020»
County Agricultural Profile (USDA):     «Census of Agriculture 2017»
State & County QuickFacts (Census Bureau):     «Jasper County QuickFacts»
State & County Narrative Profiles (Census Bureau):     «Narrative Profiles»
County History (Handbook of Texas Online):     «Jasper County History»
Texas Almanac (Texas State Historical Association):     «Jasper County»

Special Districts in Jasper County.
School Districts in Jasper County.
History of City Tax Rates in Jasper County.

Airports in Jasper County.
Hospitals in Jasper County.
Prisons in Jasper County.