Jasper, Tennessee Population 2021

3,547
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Jasper is a city located in Marion County Tennessee. It is also the county seat of Marion County. With a 2020 population of 3,547, it is the 126th largest city in Tennessee and the 5745th largest city in the United States . Jasper is currently growing at a rate of 1.43% annually and its population has increased by 8.17% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,279 in 2010. Jasper reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 10 miles, Jasper has a population density of 361 people per square mile.

The average household income in Jasper is $64,485 with a poverty rate of 15.61%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $746 per month, and the median house value is $137,800. The median age in Jasper is 37.1 years, 36 years for males, and 37.3 years for females.

Jasper Demographics

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

  • White: 90.92%
  • Black or African American: 3.85%
  • Two or more races: 2.85%
  • Other race: 2.38%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Jasper, Tennessee is 3,547 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 3,447.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 3,279.

Jasper, Tennessee Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,09490.92%
Black or African American1313.85%
Two or More Races972.85%
Some Other Race812.38%
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Jasper Population by Race

Jasper Population Pyramid $2021

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Jasper Median Age

37.1


Total

36


Male

37.3


Female

Jasper Adults

There are 2,521 adults, (741 of whom are seniors) in Jasper.

Jasper Age Dependency

91.2

Age Dependency Ratio

41.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

49.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Jasper Sex Ratio

Female

1,766

51.90%

Male

1,637

48.10%

Jasper Population by Age

Jasper Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Jasper Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male32.5%67.5%
Female54.4%45.6%
Non Family66.8%33.2%
All76.2%23.8%
Married86.6%13.4%

76.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Jasper Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,3762.3776.2
Married7763.0186.6
Non Family4701.0766.8
Female903.1254.4
Male403.6332.5

3.05

Average Family Size

2.37

Average Household Size

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Jasper Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2289.43%
9th to 12th Grade2359.71%
High School Graduate64726.75%
Some College55923.11%
Associates Degree35814.80%
Bachelors Degree29412.15%
Graduate Degree984.05%
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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
White2,2421,811392
Black9595
Hispanic4723
Other Race4723
2+ Races3527

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 white people with a rate of 17.48%.

Jasper Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,536$51,567$22,083
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$29,261$49,313$
Some College$31,934$52,476$22,250
Bachelors Degree$39,808$78,615$36,399
Graduate Degree$$$

$35,536

Average Earnings

$51,567

Average Male

$22,083

Average Female

Jasper Earnings by Educational Attainment

Jasper Language by Age

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Jasper Language

97.40% of Jasper residents speak only English, while 2.60% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.60% of the population.

Jasper Language

Jasper Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,96849316.61%
Black1001414.00%

15.61%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.55%

Male Poverty Rate

15.67%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Jasper

The race most likely to be in poverty in Jasper is White, with 16.61% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Jasper is Black, with 14.00% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.03%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.71%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.12%.

Jasper Poverty

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Name Poverty
High School21.05%
Less Than 9th Grade16.75%
Some College8.20%
Bachelors or Greater6.38%

Jasper Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Employed11.20%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed8.40%

Jasper Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Jasper Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$50,963$64,485
Families$68,537$80,371
Married Families$69,527-
Non Families$24,313$33,862
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Income by Household Type

Jasper Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

58.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

63.3%

Male Marriage Rate

53.8%

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 55-64.

Jasper Marital Status by Race

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Jasper Marital Status

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129

Number of Veterans

129

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Korea65
Second Gulf War27
Vietnam22
First Gulf War4
World War II

Jasper Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+98
18 to 3427
35 to 544
65 to 74
55 to 64

Jasper Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1144.88%
2+ Races1542.86%

Jasper Veterans by Race

Jasper Veterans by Education

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21.60%

Veteran Poverty Rate

64.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Jasper Veterans by Education

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61.1%

Labor Force Participation

60%

Employment Rate

1.7%

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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70.23%

Born in Jasper

99.18%

Native Born

0.82%

Foreign Born

0.71%

Non Citizen

0.12%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.18% of Jasper residents were born in the United States, with 70.23% having been born in Tennessee. 0.71% 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: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20213,547501.43%
20203,497501.45%
20193,447501.47%
20183,39790.27%
20173,38830.09%
20163,385120.36%
20153,373-29-0.85%
20143,402361.07%
20133,366200.60%
20123,346230.69%
20113,323-15-0.45%
20103,3381240.38%
20003,2144341.46%
19902,7801470.54%
19802,6330.00%

Jasper Population by Year