Jasper, Indiana Population 2021

15,856
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Jasper is a city located in Dubois County Indiana. It is also the county seat of Dubois County. With a 2020 population of 15,856, it is the 59th largest city in Indiana and the 2239th largest city in the United States . Jasper is currently growing at a rate of 0.42% annually and its population has increased by 5.44% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 15,038 in 2010. Jasper reached it's highest population of 15,856 in 2021. Spanning over 13 miles, Jasper has a population density of 1,196 people per square mile.

The average household income in Jasper is $79,165 with a poverty rate of 10.58%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $664 per month, and the median house value is $155,300. The median age in Jasper is 40.3 years, 39 years for males, and 42 years for females.

Jasper Demographics

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

  • White: 96.82%
  • Other race: 1.60%
  • Asian: 0.73%
  • Black or African American: 0.57%
  • Two or more races: 0.29%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Jasper, Indiana is 15,856 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 15,658.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 15,038.

Jasper, Indiana Population 2021

2019 and 2020 population is estimated by projecting the raw 2018 numbers.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202155,251630.11%
202055,188630.11%
201955,125630.11%
201855,0622090.38%
201754,853120.02%
201654,8411170.21%
201554,724-63-0.12%
201454,787170.03%
201354,770690.13%
201254,701-57-0.10%
201154,7581330.24%
201054,6250.00%

Jasper Metro Area Population by Year

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White15,32396.82%
Some Other Race2531.60%
Asian1150.73%
Black or African American900.57%
Two or More Races460.29%
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Jasper Population by Race

Jasper Population Pyramid $2021

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Jasper Median Age

40.3


Total

39


Male

42


Female

Jasper Adults

There are 12,228 adults, (2,881 of whom are seniors) in Jasper.

Jasper Age Dependency

69.3

Age Dependency Ratio

30.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Jasper Sex Ratio

Female

8,239

52.06%

Male

7,588

47.94%

Jasper Population by Age

Jasper Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Jasper Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89.5%10.5%
Male77.7%22.3%
All72.2%27.8%
Non Family58.8%41.2%
Female36%64%

72.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Jasper Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,6082.2972.2
Married3,1652.9389.5
Non Family2,4341.258.8
Female6592.9136
Male3502.9477.7

2.84

Average Family Size

2.29

Average Household Size

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Jasper Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3963.61%
9th to 12th Grade6215.66%
High School Graduate4,00336.45%
Some College1,66415.15%
Associates Degree1,35912.38%
Bachelors Degree2,11619.27%
Graduate Degree8227.49%
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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
White10,2489,4762,853
Hispanic598358
Other Race10968
Black787824
Asian616161
2+ Races72

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Jasper Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$38,509$46,982$30,544
Less Than 9th Grade$23,537$24,595$16,473
High School Graduate$31,551$46,038$26,880
Some College$38,501$44,637$32,026
Bachelors Degree$46,964$64,167$39,475
Graduate Degree$43,886$75,385$42,853

$38,509

Average Earnings

$46,982

Average Male

$30,544

Average Female

Jasper Earnings by Educational Attainment

Jasper Language by Age

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Jasper Language

94.00% of Jasper residents speak only English, while 6.00% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.88% of the population.

Jasper Language

Jasper Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White13,8201,2038.70%
Hispanic1,06336434.24%
Other25314557.31%
Black573154.39%

10.58%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.39%

Male Poverty Rate

12.62%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Jasper

The race most likely to be in poverty in Jasper is Other, with 57.31% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Jasper is White, with 8.70% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.78%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.23%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.66%.

Jasper Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade16.86%
High School13.57%
Some College4.43%
Bachelors or Greater4.38%

Jasper Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed43.66%
Female Unemployed39.78%
Female Employed6.15%
Male Employed5.50%

Jasper Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Jasper Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$57,062$79,165
Families$72,468$98,703
Married Families$91,647-
Non Families$31,942$42,154
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Income by Household Type

Jasper Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

52.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.4%

Male Marriage Rate

47.2%

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 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Jasper Marital Status by Race

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Jasper Marital Status

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772

Number of Veterans

731

Male Veterans

41

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam282
Korea138
Second Gulf War120
World War II40
First Gulf War38

Jasper Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+283
65 to 74227
55 to 64113
18 to 3481
35 to 5468

Jasper Veterans by Age

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Jasper Veterans by Race

Jasper Veterans by Education

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4.99%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.98%

Veteran Disability Rate

Jasper Veterans by Education

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67.7%

Labor Force Participation

66.4%

Employment Rate

1.9%

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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81.72%

Born in Jasper

94.87%

Native Born

5.13%

Foreign Born

3.54%

Non Citizen

1.59%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

94.87% of Jasper residents were born in the United States, with 81.72% having been born in Indiana. 3.54% 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

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202115,856660.42%
202015,790660.42%
201915,724660.42%
201815,658830.53%
201715,575810.52%
201615,494550.36%
201515,439740.48%
201415,365450.29%
201315,320780.51%
201215,242-9-0.06%
201115,2511090.72%
201015,1423,0422.27%
200012,1002,0701.89%
199010,0309330.98%
19809,0974560.52%
19708,6411,9042.52%
19606,7371,5222.59%
19505,2151740.34%
19405,0411,1362.59%
19303,9051,3664.40%
19202,5390.00%

Jasper Population by Year