Jasper, Alabama Population 2022

14,616
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Jasper is a city located in Walker County Alabama. Jasper has a 2020 population of 14,616. It is also the county seat of Walker County. Jasper is currently growing at a rate of 0.15% annually and its population has increased by 0.30% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 14,572 in 2010.

The average household income in Jasper is $64,848 with a poverty rate of 15.61%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $686 per month, and the median house value is $158,600. The median age in Jasper is 37.2 years, 33.3 years for males, and 42.2 years for females.

Jasper Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Jasperwas:

  • White: 82.30%
  • Black or African American: 11.76%
  • Two or more races: 3.11%
  • Other race: 1.38%
  • Asian: 1.25%
  • Native American: 0.19%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Jasper, Alabama is 14,616 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 14,572.

Jasper, Alabama Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White11,18082.30%
Black or African American1,59711.76%
American Indian and Alaska Native260.19%
Asian1701.25%
Some Other Race1881.38%
Two or More Races4233.11%
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Jasper Population by Race

Jasper Population Pyramid 2022

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Jasper Median Age

36


Total

31.7


Male

37.9


Female

Jasper Adults

There are 10,245 adults, (2,625 of whom are seniors) in Jasper.

Jasper Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

34.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Jasper Sex Ratio

Female

6,789

49.98%

Male

6,795

50.02%

Jasper Population by Age

Jasper Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Jasper Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married80.2%19.8%
Non Family68.7%31.3%
All68%32%
Male56.7%43.3%
Female32.4%67.6%

68.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Jasper Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,1292.5268
Married2,4083.180.2
Male2243.0156.7
Female7843.3432.4
Non Family1,7131.2768.7

3.04

Average Family Size

2.52

Average Household Size

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Jasper Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3223.62%
9th to 12th Grade6757.60%
High School Graduate2,69630.34%
Some College2,44027.46%
Associates Degree7868.85%
Bachelors Degree1,19513.45%
Graduate Degree7718.68%
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Jasper Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Jasper Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
2+ Races1098239
White7,5686,7601,719
Black976895185
Asian745214
Hispanic15610518
Other Race87489
Native American113

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 91.70%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 35.78%.

Jasper Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$39,421$45,938$31,788
Less Than 9th Grade$22,917$24,432$
High School Graduate$28,548$32,786$18,913
Some College$39,192$46,276$29,614
Bachelors Degree$50,762$77,000$42,813
Graduate Degree$51,014$74,596$46,579

$39,421

Average Earnings

$45,938

Average Male

$31,788

Average Female

Jasper Earnings by Educational Attainment

Jasper Language by Age

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Jasper Language

96.79% of Jasper residents speak only English, while 3.21% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.94% of the population.

Jasper Language

Jasper Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Multiple42321350.35%
Black1,49646431.02%
White10,4691,32012.61%
Other24NaN%
Hispanic385266.75%

15.61%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.26%

Male Poverty Rate

16.93%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Jasper

The race most likely to be in poverty in Jasper is Multiple, with 50.35% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Jasper is Hispanic, with 6.75% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.04%. Among those working part-time, it was 26.90%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.84%.

Jasper Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade25.34%
High School14.99%
Some College12.85%
Bachelors or Greater3.43%

Jasper Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed5.08%
Male Unemployed64.73%
Female Employed11.00%
Female Unemployed61.94%

Jasper Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Jasper Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$53,308$70,855
Families$68,850$83,298
Married Families$81,316-
Non Families$23,652$43,557
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Income by Household Type

Jasper Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

49.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.8%

Male Marriage Rate

47.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Jasper Married by Age and Sex

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Jasper Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Jasper Marital Status by Race

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Jasper Marital Status

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692

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War125
First Gulf War153
Vietnam314
Korea44
World War II

Jasper Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3445
35 to 54144
55 to 64114
65 to 74297
75+92

Jasper Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White6347.36%
Black514.04%
2+ Races75.22%

Jasper Veterans by Race

Jasper Veterans by Education

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8.56%

Veteran Poverty Rate

45.05%

Veteran Disability Rate

Jasper Veterans by Education

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55.1%

Labor Force Participation

51.9%

Employment Rate

5.9%

Unemployment Rate

Jasper Employment by Age

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Jasper Employment by Race

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Jasper Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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78.49%

Born in Jasper

98.46%

Native Born

1.54%

Foreign Born

0.91%

Non Citizen

0.63%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.46% of Jasper residents were born in the United States, with 78.49% having been born in Alabama. 0.91% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Jasper Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19102,5090.00%
19203,2467372.61%
19305,3132,0675.05%
19406,8471,5342.57%
19508,5891,7422.29%
196010,7992,2102.32%
197010,798-1-0.00%
198011,8941,0960.97%
199013,5531,6591.31%
200014,0524990.36%
201014,3523000.21%
201114,374220.15%
201214,396220.15%
201314,418220.15%
201414,440220.15%
201514,462220.15%
201614,484220.15%
201714,506220.15%
201814,528220.15%
201914,550220.15%
202014,572220.15%
202114,594220.15%
202214,616220.15%

Jasper Population by Year