Jasper County Profile

Compiled by
The County Information Program, Texas Association of Counties

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Map of County

Note: Corrected/updated 2013 property tax data for Anderson, Andrews, Angelina, Ector, Hale, Hood and Montgomery on April 29, 2015.

POPULATION (Census Bureau)
County Population     «History»   «Group Quarters»
Estimate 2018:35,872More data
Estimate 2017:35,550 
Estimate 2016:35,416 
Estimate 2015:35,260 
Estimate 2014:35,421 
Estimate 2013:35,615 
Estimate 2012:35,851 
Estimate 2011:36,199 
Census 2010:35,710More data
Census 2000:35,604More data
Population of the County Seat (Jasper)
Census 2010:7,590 
Census 2000:8,247 
Note: City and town populations include only those parts of each place found within this county. Use our «Town & City Search» to find the total population of each place.
Browndell city:198More data
Jasper city:7,604More data
Kirbyville city:2,100More data
County Size in Square Miles (Census Bureau and EPA)
Land Area:938.9More data
Water Area:30.9More data
Total Area:969.7More data
Population Density Per Square Mile
2010:38.04More data
Urban and Rural Population of the County, 2010 (Census Bureau)
Percent Urban:21.81More data
Percent Rural:78.19More data
Ethnicity - 2017 (Census Bureau)
Percent Hispanic:6.7%More data
Race - 2017 (Census Bureau)
Percent White Alone:80.8%More data
Percent African American Alone:16.3%More data
Percent American Indian and Alaska Native Alone:0.7%More data
Percent Asian Alone:0.5%More data
Percent Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Alone:0.1%More data
Percent Multi-Racial:1.6%More data
Race and Ethnicity - 2017 (Census Bureau)
Percent Not Hispanic White Alone:74.8%More data
Percent Not Hispanic Black Alone:16.0%More data
Age - 2017 (Census Bureau)     «Age Groups»
17 and Under:24.0%More data
65 and Older:19.3%More data
85 and Older:2.0%More data
Median Age:41.3More data
Per Capita Income - 2017 (BEA):$39,105More data
Total Personal Income - 2017 (BEA):$1,390,610,000More data
Median Household Income - 2017 (Census Bureau):$43,368More data
Poverty - 2017 (Census Bureau)
Percent of Population in Poverty:20.0%More data
Percent of Population under 18 in Poverty:28.3%More data
Educational Attainment (Census Bureau, 2012-2016 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimate)
Percent high school graduate and higher:86.8% 
Percent bachelor's degree or higher:10.6% 
Pay (BLS)
Average Annual Pay - 2017:$40,900More data
Average Annual Pay - 2016:$38,233 
Average Annual Pay - 2015:$37,262 
Average Annual Pay - 2014:$38,128 
Average Annual Pay - 2013:$36,097 
Annual Unemployment Rate, Not Adjusted (Texas Workforce Commission)
Unemployment Rate - 2018:6.5More data
Unemployment Rate - 2017:7.5 
Unemployment Rate - 2016:7.7 
Unemployment Rate - 2015:7.5 
Unemployment Rate - 2014:8.1 
COUNTY FINANCES (Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts)
Property Taxes - 2017
Total County Tax Rate:     «Detailed Tax Rates»$0.657800More data
Total Market Value:     «Values and Levies»$3,419,552,003More data
Total Appraised Value Available for County Taxation:$2,191,403,988More data
Total Actual Levy:$14,402,353More data
For property tax information about a specific property, contact the Appraisal District.
Sales Tax Allocation History
CY 2018:$N/AMore data
CY 2017:$N/A 
CY 2016:$N/A 
CY 2015:$N/A 
CY 2014:$N/A 
Centerline Miles - 2016
IH Highways:0.000More data
US Highways:83.293More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:40.734More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:168.847More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:29.051More data
Frontage Roads:1.526More data
On-System Subtotal:323.451More data
City Streets:95.945More data
Certified County Roads:662.104More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:20.952More data
Off-System Subtotal:779.001More data
Center Line Miles: County Total:1,102.452More data
Lane Miles - 2016
IH Highways:0.000More data
US Highways:291.876More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:82.374More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:339.260More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:58.102More data
Frontage Roads:3.052More data
On-System Subtotal:774.664More data
City Streets:195.782More data
Certified County Roads:1,324.224More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:41.782More data
Off-System Subtotal:1,561.788More data
County Total:2,336.452More data
County Business Patterns (Census Bureau):     «CBP 2016»
County Agricultural Profile (USDA):     «Census of Agriculture 2012»
State & County QuickFacts (Census Bureau):     «Jasper County QuickFacts»
State & County Narrative Profiles (Census Bureau):     «Narrative Profiles (Beta)»
County History (Handbook of Texas Online):     «Jasper County History»
Texas Almanac (Texas State Historical Association):     «Jasper County»

Special Districts in Jasper County.
School Districts in Jasper County.
History of City Tax Rates in Jasper County.

Airports in Jasper County.
Hospitals in Jasper County.
Prisons in Jasper County.