Jasper, Indiana Population 2020

15,714

Jasper is a city located in Indiana. With a 2020 population of 15,714, it is the 59th largest city in Indiana and the 2242nd largest city in the United States. Jasper is currently growing at a rate of 0.47% annually and its population has increased by 4.50% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 15,038 in 2010. Spanning over 13 miles, Jasper has a population density of 1,185 people per square mile.

The average household income in Jasper is $78,462 with a poverty rate of 12.52%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $660 per month, and the median house value is $154,100. The median age in Jasper is 40.6 years, 40.1 years for males, and 40.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 89.0 males.

Jasper Demographics

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

  • White: 96.86%
  • Other race: 1.88%
  • Black or African American: 0.82%
  • Two or more races: 0.28%
  • Asian: 0.16%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Jasper, Indiana is 15,714, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 15,568.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 15,038.

Jasper, Indiana Population 2020

Year Total Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202055,2791520.27%
201955,1271520.28%
201854,9751520.28%
201754,82340.01%
201654,819910.17%
201554,728-69-0.13%
201454,797170.03%
201354,780740.14%
201254,706-54-0.10%
201154,7601250.23%
201054,6350.00%

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White15,27096.86%
Some Other Race2971.88%
Black or African American1290.82%
Two or More Races440.28%
Asian250.16%

Jasper Population Pyramid 2020

Jasper Median Age

40.6


Total

40.1


Male

40.9


Female

Jasper Adults

There are 11,978 adults, (2,802 of whom are seniors) in Jasper.

Jasper Age Dependency

71.8

Age Dependency Ratio

30.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Jasper Sex Ratio

Female

8,340

52.90%

Male

7,425

47.10%

Jasper Households and Families

Jasper Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Jasper Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married91.7%8.3%
Male79%21%
All75.4%24.6%
Non Family62.2%37.8%
Female37.3%62.7%

75.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,4272.3575.4
Married3,2342.9791.7
Non Family2,2071.1462.2
Female6523.0637.3
Male3342.8979

2.9

Average Family Size

2.35

Average Household Size

5.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Jasper Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4253.91%
9th to 12th Grade5364.93%
High School Graduate3,89835.86%
Some College1,51013.89%
Associates Degree1,65815.25%
Bachelors Degree2,07219.06%
Graduate Degree7707.08%

Jasper Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White10,3689,5892,809
Hispanic436286
Other Race157102
Black643628
Multiple Races62
Asian555

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

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

Name Average Male Female
Overall$38,122$48,463$30,422
Less Than High School$17,378$20,154$16,919
High School Grad$30,049$45,729$25,630
Some College$37,428$50,917$30,975
Bachelors Degree$50,968$62,734$40,455
Graduate Degree$45,649$$45,327

$38,122

Average Earnings

$48,463

Average Male

$30,422

Average Female

Jasper Language

Jasper Language by Age

Jasper Language

95.54% of Jasper residents speak only English, while 4.46% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.32% of the population.

Jasper Poverty

Jasper Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White13,9481,3219.47%
Hispanic87755763.51%
Other29718662.63%

12.52%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.25%

Male Poverty Rate

14.60%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Jasper

The race most likely to be in poverty in Jasper is Hispanic, with 63.51% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Jasper is White, with 9.47% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.53%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.79%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.06%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School21.44%
High School12.53%
Bachelors or Greater4.57%
Some College4.51%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed43.53%
Female Employed7.62%
Male Employed6.06%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Jasper Income

Jasper Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$57,316$78,462
Families$72,656$97,158
Married Families$89,726-
Non Families$31,348$40,319

Jasper Marital Status

Jasper Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

60.5%

Male Marriage Rate

48.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Jasper Married by Age and Sex

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 55-64.

Jasper Marital Status by Race

Jasper Veterans

872

Number of Veterans

829

Male Veterans

43

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam362
Korea124
Second Gulf War114
First Gulf War48
World War II39
Age Group Veterans
65 to 74273
75+235
55 to 64144
35 to 54134
18 to 3486

$Jasper Veterans by Education

5.02%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.91%

Veteran Disability Rate

Jasper Employment Status

66.4%

Labor Force Participation

65.4%

Employment Rate

1.6%

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

82.46%

Born in Indiana

95.73%

Native Born

4.27%

Foreign Born

2.65%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

95.73% of Jasper residents were born in the United States, with 82.46% having been born in Indiana. 2.65% 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
202015,714730.47%
201915,641730.47%
201815,568640.41%
201715,504730.47%
201615,431430.28%
201515,388770.50%
201415,311460.30%
201315,265810.53%
201215,184-8-0.05%
201115,1921060.70%
201015,0862,9862.23%
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%