Jasper, Georgia

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Population in 2017: 3,869 (97% urban, 3% rural).
Population change since 2000: +78.5%
Males: 1,993  (51.5%)
Females: 1,876  (48.5%)
Median resident age:

42.6 years
Georgia median age:

36.8 years

Zip codes: 30143.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $49,812 (it was $31,944 in 2000)
Jasper:

$49,812
GA:

$56,183

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $29,777 (it was $19,184 in 2000)

Jasper city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $190,697 (it was $101,800 in 2000)
Jasper:

$190,697
GA:

$173,700

Median gross rent in 2017: $780.

March 2019 cost of living index in Jasper: 95.0 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 10.4%
(11.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 23.3% for Black residents, 9.0% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Jasper, GA (2010)
    • 3,38391.8%White alone
    • 1383.7%Hispanic
    • 1103.0%Black alone
    • 351.0%Two or more races
    • 70.2%American Indian alone
    • 90.2%Asian alone
    • 20.05%Other race alone

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



According to our research of Georgia and other state lists, there were 52 registered sex offenders living in Jasper, Georgia as of May 29, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Jasper is 73 to 1.


Crime rates in Jasper by year

Type

2005

2006

2011

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
1
(35.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(52.1)
2
(51.3)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(34.2)
3
(80.4)
1
(26.5)
2
(52.1)
1
(25.7)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
4
(141.3)
5
(170.8)
6
(160.7)
5
(132.4)
1
(26.0)
8
(205.3)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
13
(459.4)
16
(546.4)
19
(509.0)
12
(317.7)
24
(624.8)
18
(462.0)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
151
(5,336)
132
(4,508)
214
(5,733)
179
(4,739)
293
(7,628)
210
(5,390)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
16
(565.4)
6
(204.9)
6
(160.7)
4
(105.9)
12
(312.4)
8
(205.3)
Arson
(per 100,000)
1
(35.3)
N/A0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)389.8279.4334.0254.7436.3354.2

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City-data.com crime index in Jasper, GA

Crime rate in Jasper detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 19 (17 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.43
Georgia average:

2.25
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Ancestries: American (30.4%), English (8.2%), Irish (6.5%), Scottish (5.9%), French (4.5%), German (2.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 1480 feet

Land area: 3.30 square miles.

Population density: 1,173 people per square mile   (low).

Jasper, Georgia map

332 residents are foreign born (5.1% Latin America, 1.8% North America).

This city:

8.7%
Georgia:

10.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,966 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,427 (0.8%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Roswell, GA (30.5 miles , pop. 79,334).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Atlanta, GA (49.1 miles , pop. 416,474).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (539.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Talking Rock, GA (2.2 miles),
Nelson-Tate-Marble Hill, GA (2.3 miles ),
Nelson, GA (2.7 miles ),
Ludville, GA (3.0 miles ),
Ball Ground, GA (3.1 miles ),
Cartecay, GA (3.1 miles ),
Waleska, GA (3.5 miles ),
Carters Lake, GA (3.7 miles )

Latitude: 34.47 N, Longitude: 84.43 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +4,702 (+122.8%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 643 (38.8%)

Area code: 706

Distribution of median household income in Jasper, GA in 2017
Distribution of house value in Jasper, GA in 2017
Jasper satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2003: 20 buildings, average cost: $97,500
  • 2004: 42 buildings, average cost: $77,300
  • 2005: 35 buildings, average cost: $88,800
  • 2006: 8 buildings, average cost: $83,600
  • 2007: 15 buildings, average cost: $93,100
  • 2008: 20 buildings, average cost: $89,000
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $162,500
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 2011: 4 buildings, average cost: $112,500
  • 2012: 2 buildings, average cost: $150,000
  • 2013: 2 buildings, average cost: $106,300
  • 2014: 1 building, cost: $106,300
  • 2015: 2 buildings, average cost: $110,600
  • 2016: 4 buildings, average cost: $270,900
  • 2017: 5 buildings, average cost: $147,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Jasper, GA residents
Average permit cost in Jasper, GA
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.3%
Georgia:

3.7%
Most common industries in Jasper, GA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (11.0%)
  • Educational services (9.3%)
  • Health care (8.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.0%)
  • Public administration (5.0%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.2%)
  • Social assistance (4.0%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (19.7%)
  • Public administration (7.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.5%)
  • Educational services (5.5%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.5%)
  • Plastics & rubber products (5.3%)
  • Pharmacies & drug stores (4.2%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (14.0%)
  • Educational services (13.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.5%)
  • Social assistance (7.5%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.4%)
  • Personal & laundry services (3.3%)
Most common occupations in Jasper, GA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.1%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.0%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.7%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.3%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.0%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.5%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (6.9%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.5%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.7%)
  • Top executives (5.3%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (5.3%)
  • Supervisors, construction and extraction workers (4.8%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.8%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (10.4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (8.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (7.5%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (5.5%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (4.7%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (4.4%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.2%)

Average climate in Jasper, Georgia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI Ozone Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 61.2. This is better than average.

City:

61.2
U.S.:

74.2
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 31.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

31.3
U.S.:

33.3
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2015 was 0.00139. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 22.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00139
U.S.:

0.00984

Tornado activity:

Jasper-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Georgia state average. It is 51% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/27/1994, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 8.1 miles away from the Jasper city center killed 3 people and injured 20 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 4/3/1974, a category F4 tornado 9.1 miles away from the city center killed 6 people and injured 30 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Jasper-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Georgia state average. It is 80% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.9 (4.4 MB, 4.6 MW, 4.9 LG, Depth: 12.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 68.2 miles away from the city center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 118.8 miles away from the city center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 95.8 miles away from the city center
On 1/18/1999 at 07:00:53, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 177.8 miles away from the city center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 259.8 miles away from Jasper center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 335.7 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Pickens County (14) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Winter Storms: 5, Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 4, Hurricanes: 3, Drought: 1, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Jasper topographic map

Main business address for: CRESCENT BANKING CO (STATE COMMERCIAL BANKS).

Hospitals and medical centers in Jasper:

  • GEORGIA MOUNTAIN HOSPICE, INC. (70 CARING WAY)
  • MOUNTAINSIDE MEDICAL CENTER (1266 EAST CHURCH STREET)
  • PIEDMONT MOUNTAINSIDE HOSPITAL INC (Voluntary non-profit - Other, 1266 HIGHWAY 515 SOUTH)
  • AMEDISYS NORTHWEST HOME HEALTH (91 SAMMY MCGHEE BLVD, SUITE 104)
  • GRANDVIEW HEALTH CARE CENTER (618 GENNETT DRIVE)
  • HERITAGE HEALTHCARE OF JASPER (1350 EAST CHURCH STREET)
  • MOUNTAIN SIDE NURSING HOME (1301 CHURCH ST)

Airports and heliports located in Jasper:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Jasper:

  • University of North Georgia (about 26 miles; Dahlonega, GA; Full-time enrollment: 12,445)
  • Kennesaw State University (about 32 miles; Kennesaw, GA; FT enrollment: 21,215)
  • Lanier Technical College (about 37 miles; Oakwood, GA; FT enrollment: 2,435)
  • Brenau University (about 37 miles; Gainesville, GA; FT enrollment: 2,341)
  • Southern Polytechnic State University (about 37 miles; Marietta, GA; FT enrollment: 5,258)
  • The Art Institute of Atlanta (about 38 miles; Atlanta, GA; FT enrollment: 3,140)
  • Chattahoochee Technical College (about 38 miles; Marietta, GA; FT enrollment: 8,173)

Public high school in Jasper:

Public elementary/middle schools in Jasper:

Private elementary/middle school in Jasper:

  • JASPER CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 7, Location: 600 BURNT MOUNTAIN RD, Grades: 1-8)
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User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • The hospital is now Piedmont Mountainside Hospital, a sister hospital to Piedmont Hospital in Atlanta, Georgia.

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Jasper: Jasper Industrial Park (A), Jasper Fire Department (B), Pickens County Jail (C), Pickens County Courthouse (D), Jasper City Hall (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Jasper include: Jasper Methodist Church (A), Jasper Baptist Church (B), Deer Park Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Norton Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Creek: Hinton Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Jasper: Jasper City Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: Marble Valley Historical Society (Historical Places & Services; 14 North Main Street).

Hotel: Budget Inn (1125 East Church Street).

Courts: Pickens County - Appalachian Judicial Circuit Courts- District Atto (50 North Main Street), Pickens County - Appalachian Judicial Circuit Courts- Public Defender (505 Cove Road), Pickens County - Clerk Of Superior Court (52 North Main Street Suite 201), Pickens County - Probate Court (50 North Main Street), Pickens County Clerk Of Court (52 North Main Suite 201), Pickens Co Superior Court Judge (50 North Main), Pickens County - Appalachian Judicial Circuit Courts- Magistrate Court (50 North Main Street).

Birthplace of: Nigel Wright (musician) - Singer-songwriter, Jeremiah Boswell - College basketball player (Columbia Lions), Weldon Henley - Baseball player.

Pickens County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Jasper that have no violations reported:

  • BENT TREE (Population served: 2,860, Primary Water Source Type: Surface water)
Average household size:
This city:

2.4 people
Georgia:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

62.7%
Whole state:

68.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

7.1%
Whole state:

5.9%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households
117 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
59 people in nursing homes in 2000

Banks with branches in Jasper (2011 data):

  • Jasper Banking Company: at 100 Mark Whitfield Street, Ingles #437 Branch, Drive-In Facility. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $229.3 mil, Deposits: $219.2 mil, local headquarters, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Jbc Bancshares, Inc.
  • Community Bank of Pickens County: Cove Road Location Branch at 65 Cove Road, branch established on 2008/04/16; Community Bank Of Pickens County at 15 Sammy Mcghee Blvd, branch established on 2000/10/02. Info updated 2010/06/16: Bank assets: $300.2 mil, Deposits: $277.0 mil, local headquarters, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 2 total offices, Holding Company: Community Banks Of Georgia, Inc.
  • Evolve Bank & Trust: Jasper Lpo at 12 Sammy Mcghee Boulevard, Suite 201, branch established on 2009/09/16. Info updated 2010/09/22: Bank assets: $246.3 mil, Deposits: $159.6 mil, headquarters in West Memphis, AR, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 22 total offices, Holding Company: Evolve Financial Group, Inc.
  • Regions Bank: Jasper Branch at 293 East Church Street, branch established on 1977/06/18. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $123,368.2 mil, Deposits: $98,301.3 mil, headquarters in Birmingham, AL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1778 total offices, Holding Company: Regions Financial Corporation
  • Renasant Bank: Crescent Bank And Trust Company Bran at 251 Highway 515, branch established on 1989/08/14. Info updated 2012/02/10: Bank assets: $4,196.4 mil, Deposits: $3,416.0 mil, headquarters in Tupelo, MS, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 76 total offices, Holding Company: Renasant Corporation
  • United Community Bank: Jasper Branch at 118 Whitfield Drive, branch established on 2006/09/04. Info updated 2009/06/23: Bank assets: $6,977.4 mil, Deposits: $6,170.1 mil, headquarters in Blairsville, GA, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 106 total offices, Holding Company: United Community Banks, Inc.
  • Synovus Bank: Jasper Bank Branch at 2 South Main Street, branch established on 1960/08/05. Info updated 2011/01/25: Bank assets: $26,863.3 mil, Deposits: $22,415.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, GA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 296 total offices, Holding Company: Synovus Financial Corp.

For population 15 years and over in Jasper:

Marital status in Jasper, GA
  • Never married: 18.6%
  • Now married: 53.1%
  • Separated: 0.3%
  • Widowed: 10.4%
  • Divorced: 17.6%

For population 25 years and over in Jasper:

  • High school or higher: 83.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 19.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.5%
  • Unemployed: 1.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.3 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.9
Georgia average:

12.2

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Jasper
Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Jasper, GA (based on Pickens County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant3,62724
Mainline Protestant1,9825
Catholic1,3491
Black Protestant3642
Other81
None22,101-
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: 8
Pickens County:

2.63 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

1.91 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
This county:

0.99 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

0.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 15
Pickens County:

4.93 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 30
Pickens County:

9.85 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.41 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

9.8%
State:

10.4%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

25.9%
Georgia:

27.8%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Pickens County:

13.1%
Georgia:

14.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Jasper:

54.7%
Georgia:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

53.1%
State:

44.9%

Average BMI:
Jasper:

28.3
Georgia:

29.0

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

18.9%
Georgia:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Jasper:

10.1%
Georgia:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

7.0
State:

6.7

Overweight people:
Jasper:

33.2%
State:

33.6%

General health condition:
Jasper:

61.3%
Georgia:

55.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Jasper:

79.5%
State:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Jasper, GA Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2016)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Water Supply 25$83,549$40,1040$0
Police Protection - Officers 14$48,648$41,6980$0
Firefighters 13$44,963$41,5040$0
Financial Administration 6$24,184$48,3680$0
Streets and Highways 5$17,338$41,6110$0
Other and Unallocable 5$15,491$37,1780$0
Sewerage 4$13,512$40,5360$0
Solid Waste Management 2$3,817$22,9020$0
Judicial and Legal 2$5,797$34,7820$0
Other Government Administration 2$12,883$77,2980$0
Fire - Other 0$0 0$0
Police - Other 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 78$270,182$41,5660$0

Jasper government finances - Expenditure in 2016 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $821,000 ($212.20)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $2,160,000 ($558.28)
    Sewerage: $1,440,000 ($372.19)
    Police Protection: $1,044,000 ($269.84)
    Local Fire Protection: $863,000 ($223.06)
    Regular Highways: $614,000 ($158.70)
    Financial Administration: $276,000 ($71.34)
    Central Staff Services: $179,000 ($46.27)
    General - Other: $153,000 ($39.55)
    Solid Waste Management: $94,000 ($24.30)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $89,000 ($23.00)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $87,000 ($22.49)
    Housing and Community Development: $75,000 ($19.38)
    Parks and Recreation: $50,000 ($12.92)
    Health - Other: $33,000 ($8.53)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $138,000 ($35.67)
    Local Fire Protection: $87,000 ($22.49)
    Water Utilities: $24,000 ($6.20)
    General Public Building: $17,000 ($4.39)
    Sewerage: $16,000 ($4.14)
    Regular Highways: $14,000 ($3.62)
    Parks and Recreation: $9,000 ($2.33)
    Financial Administration: $5,000 ($1.29)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $3,061,000 ($791.16)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $223,000 ($57.64)

Jasper government finances - Revenue in 2016 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $1,690,000 ($436.81)
    Solid Waste Management: $89,000 ($23.00)
    Other: $16,000 ($4.14)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $1,079,000 ($278.88)
    Other: $815,000 ($210.65)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $307,000 ($79.35)
    General Revenue - Other: $91,000 ($23.52)
    Interest Earnings: $8,000 ($2.07)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $2,535,000 ($655.21)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $65,000 ($16.80)
    Other: $7,000 ($1.81)
    General Local Government Support: $2,000 ($0.52)
  • Tax - Property: $1,241,000 ($320.75)
    Public Utilities Sales: $455,000 ($117.60)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $352,000 ($90.98)
    Insurance Premiums Sales: $212,000 ($54.79)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $186,000 ($48.07)
    Other Selective Sales: $72,000 ($18.61)
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $66,000 ($17.06)
    Other License: $21,000 ($5.43)

Jasper government finances - Debt in 2016 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,593,000 ($1704.06)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,201,000 ($1602.74)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $393,000 ($101.58)

Jasper government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,688,000 ($694.75)

8.58% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($66,250 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.58%
Georgia average:

9.49%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Cherokee County, GA  2.59% ($48,180 average AGI)
from Cobb County, GA  0.67% ($104,633)
from Gilmer County, GA  0.60% ($32,314)


7.04% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($55,517 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.04%
Georgia average:

9.04%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Cherokee County, GA  1.72% ($42,412 average AGI)
to Gilmer County, GA  0.51% ($41,000)
to Cobb County, GA  0.36% ($62,905)
Businesses in Jasper, GA
NameCountNameCount
AT&T2McDonald's1
Ace Hardware1Microtel1
Advance Auto Parts1Nike1
AutoZone1Penske1
Burger King1Pizza Hut1
CVS1Quiznos1
Chevrolet1Rite Aid1
DHL1Starbucks1
Dairy Queen1Subway2
Domino's Pizza1Super 81
FedEx4Taco Bell1
Ford1U-Haul2
H&R Block2UPS4
Home Depot1Waffle House2
KFC1Walgreens1
Kroger1Walmart1
Little Caesars Pizza1Wendy's1
Long John Silver's1

Strongest AM radio stations in Jasper:

  • WYYZ (1490 AM; 1 kW; JASPER, GA; Owner: MR. MARK HELLINGER)
  • WCNN (680 AM; 50 kW; NORTH ATLANTA, GA; Owner: DICKEY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WFTD (1080 AM; daytime; 50 kW; MARIETTA, GA; Owner: PRIETO ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • WSB (750 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WGST (640 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WMLB (1160 AM; 50 kW; EAST POINT, GA; Owner: ATLANTA AREA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WAZX (1550 AM; 50 kW; SMYRNA, GA; Owner: GA-MEX BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WCHK (1290 AM; 5 kW; CANTON, GA; Owner: CHEROKEE BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WGUN (1010 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: WGUN, INC.)
  • WQXI (790 AM; 28 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY OF GEORGIA)
  • WAOK (1380 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WDGR (1210 AM; daytime; 10 kW; DAHLONEGA, GA; Owner: SMALL TOWN RADIO OF GEORGIA, INC.)
  • WDUN (550 AM; 10 kW; GAINESVILLE, GA; Owner: JWJ PROPERTIRS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Jasper:

  • W221AW (92.1 FM; NORTH CANTON, GA; Owner: IMMANUEL BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • W214AS (90.7 FM; WALESKA, GA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • WNSY (100.1 FM; TALKING ROCK, GA; Owner: CHARLES A. MCCLURE)
  • W234AG (94.7 FM; CHATSWORTH, GA; Owner: IMMANUEL BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WWEV-FM (91.5 FM; CUMMING, GA; Owner: CURRICULUM DEVELOPMENT FOUNDATION)
  • WCCV (91.7 FM; CARTERSVILLE, GA; Owner: IMMANUEL BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WFOX (97.1 FM; GAINESVILLE, GA; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WYAY (106.7 FM; GAINESVILLE, GA; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WLCL (105.7 FM; CANTON, GA; Owner: CHEROKEE BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • W265BD (100.9 FM; WOODSTOCK, GA; Owner: IMMANUEL BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WNGC (106.1 FM; TOCCOA, GA; Owner: SOUTHERN BROADCASTING OF PENSACOLA, INC)
  • WQMT (98.9 FM; CHATSWORTH, GA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WWWQ (100.5 FM; ANNISTON, AL; Owner: WNNX LICO, INC.)
  • WLJA-FM (93.5 FM; ELLIJAY, GA; Owner: TRI-STATE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WKHX-FM (101.5 FM; MARIETTA, GA; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WNGU (89.5 FM; DAHLONEGA, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WKHC (104.3 FM; DAHLONEGA, GA; Owner: WILLIAMS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Jasper:

  • WPXA (Channel 14; ROME, GA; Owner: PAXSON ATLANTA LICENSE, INC.)
  • W50AB (Channel 50; HIAWASSEE, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WSKC-LP (Channel 59; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: KM LPTV OF ATLANTA, L.L.C.)
  • WUVG (Channel 34; ATHENS, GA; Owner: UNIVISION ATLANTA LLC)
  • WAGA (Channel 5; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WATL (Channel 36; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: WATL, LLC)
  • WTBS (Channel 17; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: SUPERSTATION, INC.)
  • WGCL-TV (Channel 46; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
Jasper fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Jasper fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 38Number of bridges
  • 322ft / 98.0mTotal length
  • $18,873,000Total costs
  • 166,530Total average daily traffic
  • 10,775Total average daily truck traffic
  • 242,895Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic
New bridges in Jasper, GA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11910-1919
  • 11920-1929
  • 21930-1939
  • 21940-1949
  • 51950-1959
  • 61960-1969
  • 11970-1979
  • 181980-1989
  • 11990-1999
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Jasper, GA
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Jasper)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 88 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Jasper, GA)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 17 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 24 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 155 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Jasper)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 2 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Jasper)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 38 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 127. The highest number of fire incidents - 244 took place in 2016, and the least - 2 in 2004. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in Jasper, GA When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (44.2%), and Structure Fires (40.3%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Jasper, GA
    • 95644.2%Outside Fires
    • 87240.3%Structure Fires
    • 29913.8%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 361.7%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Jasper, GA

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Jasper, Georgia:

  • Super 8, 100 Whitefield, Jasper, Georgia 30143 , Phone: (706) 253-3297, Fax: (706) 253-3263
  • Microtel Inn & Suites, 171 H Mullins Rd, Jasper, Georgia 30143 , Phone: (706) 299-5500, Fax: (706) 299-5505
All 2 fire-safe hotels and motels in Jasper, Georgia
Most common first names in Jasper, GA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James10472.4 years
John10073.4 years
William8572.9 years
Mary6675.0 years
Robert5469.4 years
George3772.4 years
Charles3169.9 years
Thomas2966.8 years
Dorothy2576.8 years
Henry2575.3 years
Most common last names in Jasper, GA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Jones4277.7 years
Padgett4173.2 years
Mullinax4076.8 years
Johnson3673.6 years
Cagle2681.3 years
Smith2676.0 years
Hammontree2577.3 years
Parker2476.9 years
Davis2373.5 years
Bryant2269.7 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Jasper, GA
  • 75.1%Utility gas
  • 22.8%Electricity
  • 2.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Jasper, GA
  • 74.5%Electricity
  • 23.2%Utility gas
  • 1.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.


Jasper compared to Georgia state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage above state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
There are 33 pilots and 28 other airmen in this city.
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  • George Polson (4)
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  • Bruce A. Friedman (4)
  • Rajiv Delwadia (2)
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Total of 71 patent applications in 2008-2020.