Jasper County Information

Jasper in Georgia occupies 374 square miles and has a 2006 population of 13,624, a change from a 2000 population of 11,426 and 8,453 in 1990. 13.7% percent of the population is between the ages of 15 and 24, 15.2% percent is 25-35, and 14.7% percent of the population is 35 to 44.

There were 10 acts of violent crime reported in Jasper in 2004, a change from 13 reports of violent crime in 2000.

The unemployed population in 2006 was 309 people: 4.8% percent. This was a change from the unemployment rate in 2000 of 3.2%.

Read more about Jasper, Georgia in the Wikipedia entry.

General Information
CountyJasper 
StateGeorgia 
Land Area374 sq. milesRanked 2,677 of 3,140
Population 200613,624Ranked 2,195 of 3,140
Population 200513,144 
Population 200011,426Ranked 2,340 of 3,140
Population 19908,453Ranked 2,517 of 3,140
Race BreakdownPercentage
Caucasion76.6% 
African American22.7% 
Asian American.1% 
Native American.1% 
Pacific Islander% 
Age BreakdownPercentage
Population Under 57% 
Population 5 to 1414% 
Population 15 to 2413.7% 
Population 25 to 3415.2% 
Population 35 to 4414.7% 
Population 45 to 5413.9% 
Population 55 to 6410.7% 
Population 65 to 746.6% 
Population 75 and up4.2% 
Crime Counts20042000
Total Violent Crimes1013
Murders / Manslaughters  
Forcible Rapes  
Robberies1 
Aggravated Assaults9 
Total Property Crimes241128
Burglaries92 
Larceny Thefts128 
Motor Vehicle Thefts21 
Employment Data20062000
Labor Population6,4845,804
Unemployed Population309185
Unemployment Rate4.8%3.2%

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