Favorable Demographics

The population of Jasper County supports and benefits from a strong and diversified local and regional economy.  Significant growth has occurred since 1990 when 24,823 people lived in the county and the population is expected to increase to 38,595 by 2030.  The current population estimate is 33,448 and the information below provides an overview of the characteristics of those that call Jasper County home.

 Age Breakdown # %
 Under 20 Years 9,228 27.6
 20 – 34 Years 5,998 17.9
 35 – 54 Years 8,750 26.2
 55 – 74 Years 7,351 22.0
 75 Years and Up 2,121 6.3
 Marital Breakdown # %
 Total of Age 26,550 59.2
 Married 15,206 57.3
 Never Married 6,945 26.2
 Divorced 2,824 10.6
 Widowed 1,575 5.9

 

 Race Breakdown # %
 White 32,330 96.7
 Mixed Race 488 1.5
 African American 247 .7
 Other 227 .7
 Native American 83 .2
 Asian 73 .2
 Non-Hispanics 31,512 94.2
 Hispanics 1,936 5.8
 Gender Breakdown #
 Females 16,857
 Males 16,591
 Median Age 38.8