Jasper, Alabama Population 2020

13,156

Jasper is a city located in Alabama. With a 2020 population of 13,156, it is the 53rd largest city in Alabama and the 2541st largest city in the United States. Jasper is currently declining at a rate of -1.29% annually and its population has decreased by -8.33% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 14,352 in 2010. Jasper reached it's highest population of 14,385 in 2010. Spanning over 29 miles, Jasper has a population density of 453 people per square mile.

The average household income in Jasper is $64,685 with a poverty rate of 19.36%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $599 per month, and the median house value is $144,900. The median age in Jasper is 37.2 years, 34.9 years for males, and 40.4 years for females. For every 100 females there are 98.3 males.

Jasper Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Jasper was:

  • White: 80.31%
  • Black or African American: 14.59%
  • Two or more races: 2.08%
  • Asian: 1.64%
  • Other race: 1.33%
  • Native American: 0.06%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Jasper, Alabama is 13,156, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 13,500.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 14,352.

Jasper, Alabama Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White11,02480.31%
Black or African American2,00314.59%
Two or More Races2852.08%
Asian2251.64%
Some Other Race1821.33%
American Indian and Alaska Native80.06%

Jasper Population Pyramid 2020

Jasper Median Age

37.2


Total

34.9


Male

40.4


Female

Jasper Adults

There are 10,415 adults, (2,428 of whom are seniors) in Jasper.

Jasper Age Dependency

71.9

Age Dependency Ratio

30.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Jasper Sex Ratio

Female

6,922

50.43%

Male

6,805

49.57%

Jasper Households and Families

Jasper Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Jasper Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.9%17.1%
All64.4%35.6%
Non Family53.2%46.8%
Female41.3%58.7%
Male30.9%69.1%

64.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,3392.4564.4
Married2,4463.182.9
Non Family1,9591.2953.2
Female7723.3641.3
Male1622.4530.9

3.05

Average Family Size

2.45

Average Household Size

3.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Jasper Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4104.42%
9th to 12th Grade7057.60%
High School Graduate3,21534.64%
Some College2,09122.53%
Associates Degree97910.55%
Bachelors Degree1,13312.21%
Graduate Degree7498.07%

Jasper Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White7,6466,8031,803
Black1,1651,05330
Hispanic26615321
Asian1088035
Multiple Races99863
Other Race8542
Native American82

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 90.39%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 32.41%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,956$39,880$24,848
Less Than High School$14,482$13,125$14,811
High School Grad$22,750$29,479$17,069
Some College$36,804$48,750$23,723
Bachelors Degree$53,036$92,583$41,324
Graduate Degree$49,405$72,250$47,798

$31,956

Average Earnings

$39,880

Average Male

$24,848

Average Female

Jasper Language

Jasper Language by Age

Jasper Language

95.55% of Jasper residents speak only English, while 4.45% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.79% of the population.

Jasper Poverty

Jasper Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White10,1371,53815.17%
Black1,83878742.82%
Hispanic60911819.38%
Multiple2749032.85%
Other1822212.09%

19.36%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.46%

Male Poverty Rate

22.17%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Jasper

The race most likely to be in poverty in Jasper is Black, with 42.82% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Jasper is Other, with 12.09% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.96%. Among those working part-time, it was 26.47%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.60%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School33.77%
High School21.53%
Some College12.05%
Bachelors or Greater2.35%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed67.53%
Male Unemployed44.83%
Female Employed14.57%
Male Employed8.19%

Jasper Income

Jasper Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$44,852$64,685
Families$62,560$76,199
Married Families$76,417-
Non Families$25,397$43,924

Jasper Marital Status

Jasper Marital Status

Marriage Rates

48.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.0%

Male Marriage Rate

47.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Jasper Married by Age and Sex

Jasper Marriage

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

Jasper Marital Status by Race

Jasper Veterans

903

Number of Veterans

881

Male Veterans

22

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam427
First Gulf War147
Second Gulf War139
Korea73
World War II13

$Jasper Veterans by Education

9.01%

Veteran Poverty Rate

49.54%

Veteran Disability Rate

Jasper Employment Status

55.2%

Labor Force Participation

51.5%

Employment Rate

6.7%

Unemployment Rate

Jasper Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

76.84%

Born in Alabama

97.48%

Native Born

2.52%

Foreign Born

1.73%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.48% of Jasper residents were born in the United States, with 76.84% having been born in Alabama. 1.73% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202013,156-172-1.29%
201913,328-172-1.27%
201813,500-92-0.68%
201713,592-172-1.25%
201613,764-102-0.74%
201513,866-111-0.79%
201413,977-109-0.77%
201314,086-85-0.60%
201214,171-120-0.84%
201114,291-94-0.65%
201014,3853330.23%
200014,0524990.36%
199013,5531,6591.31%
198011,8941,0960.97%
197010,798-1-0.00%
196010,7992,2102.32%
19508,5891,7422.29%
19406,8471,5342.57%
19305,3132,0675.05%
19203,2467372.61%
19102,5090.00%