Jasper, Arkansas

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Population in 2013: 453 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -9.0%
 
Males: 239  (53.0%)
Females: 214  (47.0%)
Median resident age:  57.0 years
Arkansas median age:  37.8 years

Zip codes: 72641.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $20,043 (it was $13,456 in 2000)
Jasper:

$20,043
AR:

$40,511

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $16,751 (it was $13,557 in 2000)

Jasper city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $75,925 (it was $56,600 in 2000)
Jasper:

$75,925
AR:

$109,500

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $93,978; Detached houses: $102,995; Mobile homes: $39,841

Median gross rent in 2013: $279.

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  • Races in Jasper, AR (2013)

    Jasper races chart
    • 54689.5%White alone
    • 437.0%Two or more races
    • 71.1%Asian alone
    • 50.8%American Indian alone
    • 40.7%Black alone
    • 40.7%Hispanic

Races in Jasper detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Jasper: 79.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (32.3%), Irish (16.7%), English (12.7%), German (12.3%), French (5.6%), Dutch (4.2%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 05/08/1896

Elevation: 844 feet

Land area: 0.53 square miles.

Population density: 855 people per square mile   (low).

Jasper,AR real estate house value index trend

Jasper, Arkansas map

For population 25 years and over in Jasper:

  • High school or higher: 80.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 7.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.5%
  • Unemployed: 5.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Jasper city:

  • Never married: 17.6%
  • Now married: 40.6%
  • Separated: 3.2%
  • Widowed: 10.3%
  • Divorced: 28.3%

2 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.4%
Arkansas:

2.8%



According to our research of Arkansas and other state lists there were 6 registered sex offenders living in Jasper, Arkansas as of July 29, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Jasper to the number of sex offenders is 75 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $629 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $460 (0.6%)

Jasper satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fayetteville, AR (54.7 miles , pop. 58,047).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Tulsa, OK (154.1 miles , pop. 393,049).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (302.5 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Western Grove, AR (3.8 miles ), Valley Springs, AR (3.9 miles) , Bellefonte, AR (3.9 miles ), Harrison, AR (4.0 miles ), Pindall, AR (4.2 miles) , Everton, AR (4.3 miles) , Alpena, AR (4.5 miles ), St. Joe, AR (4.6 miles) .

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 4 buildings, average cost: $80,700
  • 2000: 3 buildings, average cost: $109,000
  • 2001: 3 buildings, average cost: $109,000
  • 2002: 1 building, cost: $85,000
  • 2003: 1 building, cost: $85,000
  • 2004: 2 buildings, average cost: $85,000
  • 2005: 1 building, cost: $95,000
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $95,000
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $150,000
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $150,000
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $150,000
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $150,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 36.01 N, Longitude: 93.19 W

Nickname or alias (official or unofficial): Elk Capital of Arkansas

Area code: 870

Jasper household income distribution Jasper home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.3%
Arkansas:

6.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +145 (+41.1%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (12%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (11%)
  • Wholesale trade (10%)
  • Health care and social assistance (10%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Educational services (40%)
  • Public administration (20%)
  • Accommodation and food services (15%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Information (3%)
  • Finance and insurance (2%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (2%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Office and administrative support occupations (15%)
  • Material moving occupations (14%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Transportation occupations (11%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (10%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (36%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (28%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (8%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (5%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (5%)
  • Sales and related occupations (2%)

Work and jobs in Jasper: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Jasper, Arkansas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Jasper, Arkansas average temperatures Jasper, Arkansas average precipitation Jasper, Arkansas humidity Jasper, Arkansas wind speed Jasper, Arkansas snowfall Jasper, Arkansas sunshine Jasper, Arkansas clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Jasper-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Arkansas state average. It is 62% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/20/1973, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 10.0 miles away from the Jasper city center killed one person and injured 19 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 6/6/1974, a category F3 tornado 21.5 miles away from the city center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Jasper-area historical earthquake activity is near Arkansas state average. It is 74% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/4/2001 at 06:42:12, a magnitude 4.7 (4.2 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 78.7 miles away from the city center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 79.9 miles away from Jasper center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 162.4 miles away from the city center
On 5/4/1991 at 01:18:54, a magnitude 5.0 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 191.4 miles away from the city center
On 9/26/1990 at 13:18:51, a magnitude 5.0 (4.7 MB, 4.8 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 7.7 mi) earthquake occurred 218.0 miles away from Jasper center
On 6/27/2000 at 01:28:45, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, 3.7 LG, Depth: 0.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 28.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Newton County (18) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 11, Floods: 10, Tornadoes: 6, Winter Storms: 3, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Landslide: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Jasper topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Jasper:

  • NEWTON COUNTY HEALTH UNIT (506 WEST COURT STREET)
  • NEWTON COUNTY NURSING HOME (610 EAST COURT STREET)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Jasper:

  • HHA OF N AR REGIONAL MED CTR (Home Health Center, about 16 miles away; HARRISON, AR)
  • HOSPICE OF THE HILLS (Hospital, about 16 miles away; HARRISON, AR)
  • BOONE COUNTY HEALTH UNIT (Home Health Center, about 16 miles away; HARRISON, AR)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Jasper:

  • Arkansas Tech University (about 50 miles; Russellville, AR; Full-time enrollment: 9,038)
  • University of Arkansas (about 56 miles; Fayetteville, AR; FT enrollment: 22,163)
  • NorthWest Arkansas Community College (about 61 miles; Bentonville, AR; FT enrollment: 5,634)
  • University of Central Arkansas (about 77 miles; Conway, AR; FT enrollment: 9,972)
  • John Brown University (about 78 miles; Siloam Springs, AR; FT enrollment: 2,097)
  • University of Arkansas-Fort Smith (about 80 miles; Fort Smith, AR; FT enrollment: 6,103)
  • Missouri State University-Springfield (about 83 miles; Springfield, MO; FT enrollment: 16,660)

Public high school in Jasper:

  • JASPER HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 235; Location: 600 SCHOOL ST; Grades: 07 - 12)

Public elementary/middle school in Jasper:

  • JASPER ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 293; Location: 600 SCHOOL ST; Grades: PK - 06)
See full list of schools located in Jasper

Library in Jasper:

  • NEWTON COUNTY (Operating income: $106,616; Location: HC 31 BOX 8; 18,074 books; 1,040 audio materials; 1,343 video materials; 82 state licensed databases; 18 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Jasper: Buffalo Ranger District Office (A), Jasper Police Department (B), Newton County Sheriff's Office (C), Jasper Fire Station (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Newton County Historical Society (Museums; 601 West Clark), Bradley House Museum (601 West Clark).

Hotels: Horseshoe Canyon Ranch (Hc 70 Box 261), Cliff House Inn Restaurant & Gift Shop (Hc 31 Box 85).

Newton County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 67.3. This is about average.

City:

67.3
U.S.:

74.2

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 40.0. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 12.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

40.0
U.S.:

32.0

Drinking water stations with addresses in Jasper and their reported violations in the past:

MT SHERMAN WATER ASSOCIATION (Population served: 769, Purch surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2013 and SEP-2013, Contaminant: Combined Radium (-226 and -228). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-08-2013), St Public Notif requested (NOV-08-2013), St Public Notif received (DEC-03-2013), St Compliance achieved (FEB-03-2014)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2013 and JUN-2013, Contaminant: Combined Radium (-226 and -228). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-12-2013), St Public Notif received (SEP-06-2013), St Compliance achieved (2 times from NOV-08-2013 to FEB-03-2014)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2013 and MAR-2013, Contaminant: Combined Radium (-226 and -228). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-07-2013), St Public Notif received (JUN-28-2013), St Compliance achieved (2 times from NOV-08-2013 to FEB-03-2014)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2012 and DEC-2012, Contaminant: Combined Radium (-226 and -228). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-06-2013), St Public Notif received (MAR-06-2013), St Compliance achieved (2 times from NOV-08-2013 to FEB-03-2014)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2012 and SEP-2012, Contaminant: Combined Radium (-226 and -228). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-09-2012), St Public Notif received (DEC-31-2012), St Compliance achieved (2 times from NOV-08-2013 to FEB-03-2014)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2011 and SEP-2011, Contaminant: Combined Radium (-226 and -228). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-04-2011), St Public Notif received (DEC-15-2011), St Compliance achieved (2 times from NOV-08-2013 to FEB-03-2014)
  • 24 other older health violations
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
JASPER WATERWORKS (Population served: 766, Purch surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monthly Turbidity Exceed (Enhanced SWTR) - In MAR-2008, Contaminant: IESWTR. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-05-2008), St Public Notif received (MAY-12-2008), St Compliance achieved (MAY-19-2009)
  • Treatment Technique No Certif. Operator - In MAR-01-2003, Contaminant: DBP Stage 1. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (SEP-30-2003), St Compliance achieved (2 times from SEP-30-2005 to MAY-19-2009)
  • Treatment Technique No Certif. Operator - In FEB-01-2003, Contaminant: DBP Stage 1. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (SEP-30-2003), St Compliance achieved (2 times from SEP-30-2005 to MAY-19-2009)
  • Treatment Technique No Certif. Operator - In JAN-01-2003, Contaminant: DBP Stage 1. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (SEP-30-2003), St Compliance achieved (2 times from SEP-30-2005 to MAY-19-2009)
  • Treatment Technique No Certif. Operator - In DEC-01-2002, Contaminant: DBP Stage 1. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (SEP-30-2003), St Compliance achieved (2 times from SEP-30-2005 to MAY-19-2009)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 3 minor monitoring violations
MOCKINGBIRD HILL WATER ASSOC (Population served: 693, Purch surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2012 and DEC-2012, Contaminant: Fluoride. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-06-2013), St Public Notif received (APR-18-2013), St Compliance achieved (NOV-12-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2011 and DEC-2011, Contaminant: Fluoride. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-04-2011), St Public Notif received (MAR-04-2011), St Compliance achieved (JUN-02-2011), St Public Notif requested (FEB-06-2012)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2008 and DEC-2008, Contaminant: Fluoride. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (MAR-06-2009), St Compliance achieved (AUG-02-2011)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2007 and JUN-2007, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-15-2007), St Public Notif received (APR-07-2008), St Compliance achieved (JUL-15-2008)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
PARTHENON CHURCH OF GOD (Population served: 35, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • Failure to Filter (SWTR) - In NOV-01-2011. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-06-2012), St Compliance achieved (NOV-29-2012)
  • Failure to Filter (SWTR) - In OCT-01-2011. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-05-2011), St Compliance achieved (NOV-29-2012)
  • Failure to Filter (SWTR) - In SEP-01-2011. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-04-2011), St Compliance achieved (NOV-29-2012)
  • Failure to Filter (SWTR) - In AUG-01-2011. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-07-2011), St Compliance achieved (NOV-29-2012)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Turbidity (Enhanced SWTR) - In AUG-2012, Contaminant: IESWTR. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-01-2012), St Public Notif received (OCT-30-2013)
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In AUG-2012. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-01-2012), St Public Notif received (OCT-30-2013)
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In JUL-2011. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (2 times from SEP-06-2011 to SEP-06-2011), St Compliance achieved (NOV-29-2012)
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In JUN-2011. Follow-up actions: St Admin Penalty assessed (AUG-10-2011), St Compliance achieved (NOV-29-2012)
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In JAN-2011. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAR-07-2011), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (APR-28-2011), St Admin Penalty assessed (AUG-10-2011), St Compliance achieved (2 times from OCT-03-2011 to NOV-29-2012)
  • 4 routine major monitoring violations
  • 6 other older monitoring violations
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 38.4%
(37.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 37.9% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  1.9 people
Arkansas:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  45.5%
Whole state:  67.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  4.0%
Whole state:  5.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
51 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
44 people in nursing homes in 2000
4 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000

Jasper compared to Arkansas state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Banks with branches in Jasper (2011 data):

  • Bank of the Ozarks: Jasper Branch at 100 East Church St, branch established on 1934/10/01. Info updated 2011/05/03: Bank assets: $3,828.0 mil, Deposits: $2,955.2 mil, headquarters in Little Rock, AR, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 115 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of The Ozarks Inc
  • The First National Bank in Green Forest: Jasper Branch at 400 East Court Street, branch established on 2006/04/13. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $365.6 mil, Deposits: $321.8 mil, headquarters in Green Forest, AR, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 8 total offices, Holding Company: First National Bancorp, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.2
Arkansas average:

11.8

Jasper travel time to work - commute Jasper mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (72%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (17%)
  • Wood (10%)
  • Utility gas (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Jasper city (based on Newton County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant2,13725
Mainline Protestant801
Other273
None6,086-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 2
Newton County:

2.40 / 10,000 pop.
Arkansas:

2.02 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 4
Newton County:

4.80 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.94 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 5
Here:

6.00 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.66 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

11.9%
Arkansas:

9.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Newton County:

30.6%
Arkansas:

29.1%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

13.0%
State:

13.6%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 3$5,338$21,3520$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 6$2,410
Police Protection - Officers 1$2,428$29,1360$0
Solid Waste Management 1$1,398$16,7760$0
Sewerage 1$2,519$30,2280$0
Parks and Recreation 1$1,398$16,7760$0
Water Supply 1$3,454$41,4480$0
Totals for Government 8$16,535$24,8036$2,410

6.64% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($30,156 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.64%
Arkansas average:

6.94%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Boone County, AR  2.26% ($29,203 average AGI)


6.96% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($23,033 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.96%
Arkansas average:

6.84%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Boone County, AR  2.98% ($21,346 average AGI)

Strongest AM radio stations in Jasper:

  • KNWA (1600 AM; 5 kW; BELLEFONTE, AR; Owner: HARRISON RADIO STATIONS, INC.)
  • KCGS (960 AM; 5 kW; MARSHALL, AR; Owner: SOUTHLAND BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KGHT (880 AM; 50 kW; SHERIDAN, AR; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KHOZ (900 AM; 1 kW; HARRISON, AR; Owner: HARRISON BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KAAY (1090 AM; 50 kW; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KTHS (1480 AM; 5 kW; BERRYVILLE, AR; Owner: KTHS/KSCC, INC.)
  • KFAY (1030 AM; 10 kW; FARMINGTON, AR; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KURM (790 AM; 5 kW; ROGERS, AR; Owner: KERM, INC)
  • KWTO (560 AM; 5 kW; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: KWTO, INC.)
  • WCRV (640 AM; 50 kW; COLLIERVILLE, TN; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY/TENNESSEE)
  • KGFL (1110 AM; daytime; 5 kW; CLINTON, AR; Owner: KING-SULIVAN RADIO)

Strongest FM radio stations in Jasper:

  • KCWD (96.1 FM; HARRISON, AR; Owner: HARRISON RADIO STATIONS, INC.)
  • KHOZ-FM (102.9 FM; HARRISON, AR; Owner: HARRISON BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KBCN-FM (104.3 FM; MARSHALL, AR; Owner: PEARSON B/CASTING OF MARSHALL, INC.)
  • K207CW (89.3 FM; PARIS, AR; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KEZA (107.9 FM; FAYETTEVILLE, AR; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KTHS-FM (107.1 FM; BERRYVILLE, AR; Owner: KTHS/KSCC, INC.)
  • KSMS-FM (90.5 FM; POINT LOOKOUT, MO; Owner: SOUTHWEST MISSOURI STATE UINIVERSITY)
  • KBPB (91.9 FM; HARRISON, MO; Owner: NEW LIFE EVANGELISTIC CENTER, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Jasper:

  • K54FH (Channel 54; GREEN FOREST, AR; Owner: NEW LIFE EVANGELISTIC CENTER, INC)
  • KTKO-LP (Channel 8; HARRISON, AR; Owner: TKO, INC.)

Jasper fatal accident list:

Jan 5, 2007 10:18 AM, Sr-7-18, Clark St., Lat: 36.00724, Lon: -93.18674, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jul 12, 1996 00:01 AM, Sh-07-18, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
May 5, 1977 04:35 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 0mTotal length
  • 2,200Total average daily traffic
  • 22Total average daily truck traffic
  • 2,741Total future (year 2028) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Jasper)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • Sh 74 .25 Mi W Jct Sh 7 (Lat: 36.011194 Lon: -93.187667), Call Sign: WAH90, Licensee ID: L00007580
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.105 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/14/2002, Expiration Date: 11/02/2012, Cancellation Date: 01/23/2008
    Registrant: State Of Arkansas, Little Rock, AR 72203
  • 4.0 Km Sse (Lat: 35.971750 Lon: -93.175167), Type: Tower, Structure height: 41 m, Overall height: 46 m, Call Sign: WQDF238
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.130 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/09/2005, Expiration Date: 02/05/2006, Cancellation Date: 04/08/2006, Certifier: Terry Brasel
    Registrant: Spectrum License Consultants, Inc, Lubbock, TX 79453, Phone: (806) 780-7800, Fax: (806) 780-7802, Email:
  • NEWTON COUNTY CRITCA, (Id-32), Hey 74 & Newton 2440 Rd , 3.2 Km Nw Of Jasper (Lat: 36.021333 Lon: -93.215833), Type: Pole, Structure height: 9.1 m, Call Sign: WQOW511
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.210 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/15/2012, Expiration Date: 02/15/2022, Certifier: Andy Anderson
    Registrant: Siemens Industry, Inc., 1239 Willow Lake Blvd, Vadnais Heights, MN 55110, Phone: (651) 766-2700, Fax: (651) 766-2701, Email:
  • JASPER TANK 2(ID-21), Jasper Tank 2 (Id-21), 4.8 Km Nw Of Jasper On Hwy 74 (Lat: 35.031444 Lon: -93.230417), Type: Tank, Structure height: 39.6 m, Call Sign: WQOW617
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.210 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/16/2012, Expiration Date: 02/16/2022, Certifier: Andy Anderson
    Registrant: Siemens Industry, Inc., 1239 Willow Lake Blvd, Vadnais Heights, MN 55110, Phone: (651) 766-2700, Fax: (651) 766-2701, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • PARTHENON, Hcr 31 Box 64 (Lat: 35.963528 Lon: -93.151889), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 91.8 m, Overall height: 95.1 m, Call Sign: WQRF749
    Assigned Frequencies: 5945.20 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/03/2013, Expiration Date: 05/03/2023, Certifier: John E Monday
    Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 2200 N. Greenville Ave #1w, Richardson, TX 75082, Phone: (972) 234-7003, Fax: (972) 301-6893, Email:
  • STATION, 2.5 Mi Sse Of (Lat: 35.971722 Lon: -93.175167), Overall height: 39 m, Call Sign: WHJ203
    Assigned Frequencies: 2138.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/19/2007, Expiration Date: 02/03/2018, Cancellation Date: 05/10/2011
    Registrant: Carroll Electric Cooperative Corporation, 920 Hwy 62 Spur, Berryville, AR 72616, Phone: (870) 423-2161, Fax: (870) 423-4815, Email:
  • STATION, 109 W Church St (Lat: 36.006444 Lon: -93.187111), Overall height: 8.5 m, Call Sign: WHJ205
    Assigned Frequencies: 2188.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/19/2007, Expiration Date: 02/03/2018, Cancellation Date: 05/10/2011
    Registrant: Carroll Electric Cooperative Corporation, 920 Hwy 62 Spur, Berryville, AR 72616, Phone: (870) 423-2161, Fax: (870) 423-4815, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

22 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Jasper)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

6
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-38-112 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 183 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-235 SERIES (115 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 24540 , Serial Number: 38-79A1129, Year manufactured: 1979, Airworthiness Date: 07/09/1979
    Registrant (Individual): Albert E Pennequin, Po Box 566, Jasper, AR 72641
  • Aircraft: CHAMPION 7BCM (Category: Land, Seats: 3, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C85 SERIES (85 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2662E , Serial Number: 7AC-6244, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 01/15/1958
    Registrant (Individual): Ralph Day, Hcr 72 Box 54, Jasper, AR 72641
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172G (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3792L , Serial Number: 17253961, Year manufactured: 1965
    Registrant (Co-Owned): William R Coleman, Hc 70 Box 19, Jasper, AR 72641, Other Owners: Donna R Coleman
  • Aircraft: TAYLORCRAFT BC12-D (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 78 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 43194 , Serial Number: 6853, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 05/15/1957
    Registrant (Individual): Ralph G Day, Hc 72 Box 54, Jasper, AR 72641
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 152 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING 0-235 SERIES (115 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 6593L , Serial Number: 15284452, Year manufactured: 1980, Airworthiness Date: 05/06/1980
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Justin Reddell, Hc 72 Box 38, Jasper, AR 72641, Other Owners: Elaine Reddell
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-180 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9273J , Serial Number: 28-3351, Year manufactured: 1966, Airworthiness Date: 05/16/1966
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Raymond White, Hc 70 Box 527, Jasper, AR 72641, Other Owners: Pamela White

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 27
  • Hazardous Condition: 1
  • Good Intent Call: 3

Incident types - Jasper

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Jasper, AR
Most common first names in Jasper, AR among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William2776.0 years
John2377.4 years
James2274.5 years
George1283.2 years
Henry1174.6 years
Mary1184.1 years
Ruby1081.3 years
Walter981.0 years
Charles971.3 years
Thomas874.8 years
Most common last names in Jasper, AR among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith2775.3 years
Villines2180.1 years
Carter1872.1 years
Jones1679.2 years
Brasel1579.3 years
Kilgore1579.1 years
Henderson1480.1 years
Phillips1379.3 years
Collins1371.2 years
Edgmon1175.2 years

Businesses in Jasper, AR

  • RadioShack: 1

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