Jasper, Minnesota

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Population in 2017: 601 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: +0.7%
 
Males: 253  (42.2%)
Females: 348  (57.8%)
Median resident age:

50.2 years
Minnesota median age:

37.9 years

Zip codes: 56144.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $37,047 (it was $25,521 in 2000)
Jasper:

$37,047
MN:

$68,388

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $28,084 (it was $18,019 in 2000)

Jasper city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $64,867 (it was $34,200 in 2000)
Jasper:

$64,867
MN:

$224,000

Median gross rent in 2017: $692.

March 2019 cost of living index in Jasper: 85.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 11.6%
(12.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 28.6% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Jasper, MN (2010)
    • 57691.0%White alone
    • 325.1%Hispanic
    • 132.1%Two or more races
    • 91.4%Black alone
    • 30.5%American Indian alone

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

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Ancestries: German (38.8%), Norwegian (20.5%), Dutch (17.2%), Iraqi (3.3%), English (3.0%), American (2.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1550 feet

Land area: 0.88 square miles.

Population density: 683 people per square mile   (low).

Jasper, Minnesota map

15 residents are foreign born

This city:

2.4%
Minnesota:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $803 (1.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $749 (1.2%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Sioux Falls, SD (27.3 miles , pop. 123,975).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (172.8 miles , pop. 382,618).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (463.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Ihlen, MN (2.1 miles),
Sherman, SD (2.7 miles),
Trosky, MN (2.8 miles),
Garretson, SD (3.3 miles ),
Pipestone, MN (3.3 miles ),
Hardwick, MN (3.4 miles ),
Hatfield, MN (3.6 miles),
Trent, SD (3.6 miles )

Latitude: 43.85 N, Longitude: 96.40 W

Area code: 507

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

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 2 buildings, average cost: $67,500
  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $99,000
  • 2002: 1 building, cost: $105,000
  • 2003: 4 buildings, average cost: $73,800
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $192,000
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $130,700
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $130,700
  • 2017: 1 building, cost: $150,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Jasper, MN residents
Average permit cost in Jasper, MN
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

5.7%
Minnesota:

4.1%
Population change in the 1990s: +1 (+0.2%).
Most common industries in Jasper, MN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (16.8%)
  • Transportation equipment (9.5%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (6.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.1%)
  • Educational services (6.1%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.1%)
  • Social assistance (5.0%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Transportation equipment (15.2%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (12.0%)
  • Health care (7.2%)
  • Construction (6.4%)
  • Public administration (4.8%)
  • Broadcasting & telecommunications (4.8%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.8%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (25.5%)
  • Educational services (8.8%)
  • Social assistance (8.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.0%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.3%)
  • Transportation equipment (4.4%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.4%)
Most common occupations in Jasper, MN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (8.0%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (6.9%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (5.7%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers, except child care workers (5.3%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (5.3%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.6%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (16.8%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (11.2%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7.2%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (4.8%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.0%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (3.2%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (13.1%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers, except child care workers (8.8%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.8%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (5.8%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5.1%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (5.1%)

Average climate in Jasper, Minnesota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Tornado activity:

Jasper-area historical tornado activity is above Minnesota state average. It is 75% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/16/1992, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 19.3 miles away from the Jasper city center killed one person and injured 35 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 6/13/1968, a category F5 tornado 39.2 miles away from the city center killed 9 people and injured 150 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Jasper-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Minnesota state average. It is 73% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 127.0 miles away from the city center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 151.7 miles away from Jasper center
On 11/3/2002 at 20:41:56, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 146.2 miles away from the city center
On 6/5/1993 at 01:24:53, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 126.2 miles away from the city center
On 10/25/1990 at 06:25:25, a magnitude 3.9 (3.6 MB, 3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 103.5 miles away from Jasper center
On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 707.6 miles away from Jasper center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Pipestone County (9) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 2, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snow: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Jasper topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Jasper:

  • PALISADE MANOR (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; GARRETSON, SD)
  • PIPESTONE DIALYSIS OF DAVITA (Dialysis Facility, about 11 miles away; PIPESTONE, MN)
  • PIPESTONE CO HOME HLTH AGENCY (Home Health Center, about 11 miles away; PIPESTONE, MN)
  • PIPESTONE COUNTY MEDICAL CENTER ASHTON CC Critical Access Hospitals (about 11 miles away; PIPESTONE, MN)
  • PIPESTONE COUNTY HOSPICE (Hospital, about 11 miles away; PIPESTONE, MN)
  • HIAWATHA MANOR (Hospital, about 12 miles away; PIPESTONE, MN)
  • GOOD SAMARITAN SOCIETY - PIPESTONE (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; PIPESTONE, MN)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Jasper:

  • Southeast Technical Institute (about 28 miles; Sioux Falls, SD; Full-time enrollment: 2,386)
  • South Dakota State University (about 38 miles; Brookings, SD; FT enrollment: 10,392)
  • Southwest Minnesota State University (about 53 miles; Marshall, MN; FT enrollment: 3,711)
  • Minnesota West Community and Technical College (about 79 miles; Granite Falls, MN; FT enrollment: 2,225)
  • University of South Dakota (about 79 miles; Vermillion, SD; FT enrollment: 7,328)
  • Iowa Lakes Community College (about 85 miles; Estherville, IA; FT enrollment: 2,311)
  • Western Iowa Tech Community College (about 95 miles; Sioux City, IA; FT enrollment: 3,544)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Jasper: Jasper (A), Jasper Fire Department (B), Jasper Memorial Hall (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Jasper Mini Mall (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Jasper include: Jasper Evangelical Lutheran Church (A), Saint Joseph's Catholic Church (B), Trinity Lutheran Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Pipestone County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

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

  • JASPER (Population served: 633, Primary Water Source Type: Purch groundwater)
Average household size:
This city:

2.2 people
Minnesota:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

56.8%
Whole state:

64.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

7.9%
Whole state:

6.9%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Banks with branches in Jasper (2011 data):

  • Peoples Bank: Jasper Location at 121 Wall St W, branch established on 1908/05/01. Info updated 2008/03/27: Bank assets: $362.4 mil, Deposits: $309.2 mil, headquarters in Rock Valley, IA, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 7 total offices, Holding Company: Peoples Bancorp

For population 15 years and over in Jasper:

Marital status in Jasper, MN
  • Never married: 16.8%
  • Now married: 58.4%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 13.3%
  • Divorced: 11.5%

For population 25 years and over in Jasper:

  • High school or higher: 87.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.1%
  • Unemployed: 5.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.0 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.0
Minnesota average:

10.9

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Jasper, MN (based on Pipestone County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant3,28311
Evangelical Protestant3,21016
Catholic1,9492
Other1831
None971-
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: 6
Pipestone County:

6.45 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

1.83 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 7
This county:

7.53 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

3.90 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 8
Pipestone County:

8.60 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

6.98 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

8.0%
Minnesota:

6.5%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

27.1%
Minnesota:

25.9%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

15.0%
Minnesota:

13.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

49.5%
Minnesota:

49.3%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Jasper:

45.0%
Minnesota:

46.1%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.4
Minnesota:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Jasper:

17.9%
Minnesota:

21.5%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

9.8%
State:

10.1%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.9
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Jasper:

35.5%
Minnesota:

33.2%

General health condition:
Here:

53.7%
Minnesota:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

75.2%
Minnesota:

78.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Jasper, MN Residents
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
Water Supply 1$2,758$33,0961$1,054
Other and Unallocable 0$0 0$0
Financial Administration 0$0 0$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 9$3,176
Welfare 0$0 18$1,365
Solid Waste Management 0$0 2$560
Parks and Recreation 0$0 1$230
Firefighters 0$0 22$746
Totals for Government 1$2,758$33,09653$7,131

Jasper government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Housing and Community Development: $516,000 ($858.57)
    General - Other: $146,000 ($242.93)
    Water Utilities: $128,000 ($212.98)
    Local Fire Protection: $65,000 ($108.15)
    Sewerage: $62,000 ($103.16)
    Solid Waste Management: $42,000 ($69.88)
    Health - Other: $39,000 ($64.89)
    Police Protection: $30,000 ($49.92)
    Regular Highways: $27,000 ($44.93)
    Financial Administration: $24,000 ($39.93)
    Parks and Recreation: $17,000 ($28.29)
    Central Staff Services: $7,000 ($11.65)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $3,000 ($4.99)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $48,000 ($79.87)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $75,000 ($124.79)
    Sewerage: $21,000 ($34.94)
    General - Other: $15,000 ($24.96)
    Local Fire Protection: $7,000 ($11.65)
    Housing and Community Development: $7,000 ($11.65)
    Water Utilities: $1,000 ($1.66)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $178,000 ($296.17)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $14,000 ($23.29)

Jasper government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Housing and Community Development: $552,000 ($918.47)
    Other: $121,000 ($201.33)
    Sewerage: $85,000 ($141.43)
    Solid Waste Management: $38,000 ($63.23)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $2,000 ($3.33)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $5,000 ($8.32)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $51,000 ($84.86)
    Special Assessments: $30,000 ($49.92)
    Interest Earnings: $6,000 ($9.98)
    Fines and Forfeits: $1,000 ($1.66)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $89,000 ($148.09)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $192,000 ($319.47)
    Other: $11,000 ($18.30)
  • Tax - Property: $140,000 ($232.95)
    Public Utilities Sales: $3,000 ($4.99)
    Other License: $2,000 ($3.33)

Jasper government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,656,000 ($2755.41)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,524,000 ($2535.77)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $132,000 ($219.63)

Jasper government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $596,000 ($991.68)

4.32% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($38,763 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.32%
Minnesota average:

7.10%

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

5.97% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($38,764 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.97%
Minnesota average:

7.17%

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 Minnehaha County, SD  0.64% ($37,250 average AGI)
to Lincoln County, MN  0.56% ($29,286)

Strongest AM radio stations in Jasper:

  • KLOH (1050 AM; 9 kW; PIPESTONE, MN; Owner: WALLACE CHRISTENSEN)
  • KXRB (1000 AM; 10 kW; SIOUX FALLS, SD)
  • KSOO (1140 AM; 10 kW; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: SOUTHERN MINNESOTA BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KELO (1320 AM; 5 kW; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: MIDCONTINENT RADIO OF S.D., INC.)
  • KNWC (1270 AM; 5 kW; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • KQAD (800 AM; 1 kW; LUVERNE, MN; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF LUVERNE, INC.)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • KFAN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WCTS (1030 AM; 50 kW; MAPLEWOOD, MN; Owner: CNTL. BAPT. THEO/AL SEMI MINNEAPOLIS)
  • WNAX (570 AM; 5 kW; YANKTON, SD; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KKAR (1290 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Jasper:

  • KLQL (101.1 FM; LUVERNE, MN; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF LUVERNE, INC.)
  • KELO-FM (92.5 FM; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: MIDCONTINENT RADIO OF SOUTH DAKOTA, INC.)
  • KNWC-FM (96.5 FM; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • KMXC (97.3 FM; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: SOUTHERN MINNESOTA BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KISD (98.7 FM; PIPESTONE, MN; Owner: WALLACE CHRISTENSEN)
  • KJOE (106.1 FM; SLAYTON, MN; Owner: WALLACE CHRISTENSEN)
  • KKHG (107.9 FM; FLANDREAU, SD; Owner: LA COMMUNIQUE, INC.)
  • KNSW (91.7 FM; WORTHINGTON-MARSHALL, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KKCK (99.7 FM; MARSHALL, MN; Owner: KMHL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KKLS-FM (104.7 FM; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: SOUTHERN MINNESOTA BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KRSW (89.3 FM; WORTHINGTON, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KSQB-FM (95.7 FM; DELL RAPIDS, SD; Owner: L A RADIO, INC.)
  • KTWB (101.9 FM; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: MIDCONTINENT RADIO OF SOUTH DAKOTA, INC.)
  • KRRO (103.7 FM; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: MIDCONTINENT RADIO OF S.D., INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Jasper:

  • KELO-TV (Channel 11; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: YOUNG BROADCASTING OF SIOUX FALLS, INC.)
  • KSFY-TV (Channel 13; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: ELCOM OF SOUTH DAKOTA, INC.)
  • KDLT-TV (Channel 46; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: RED RIVER BROADCAST CO., LLC)
  • K67GH (Channel 67; OTTUMWA, IA; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KAUN (Channel 36; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: RAPID BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KTTW (Channel 17; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: INDEPENDENT COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KSMN (Channel 20; WORTHINGTON, MN; Owner: WEST CENTRAL MINNESOTA EDUCATIONAL TV COMPANY)
  • K56GF (Channel 56; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 18Number of bridges
  • 89ft / 26.6mTotal length
  • $486,000,000Total costs
  • 15,585Total average daily traffic
  • 1,587Total average daily truck traffic
  • 16,692Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic
New bridges in Jasper, MN - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 21930-1939
  • 21950-1959
  • 21970-1979
  • 61990-1999
  • 22000-2009
  • 42010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Jasper, MN

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • Split Rock Creek Park Ofc (Lat: 43.898306 Lon: -96.366694), Structure height: 9 m, Call Sign: KNHM212, Licensee ID: L00001503,
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.190 MHz, 151.370 MHz, 151.415 MHz, 159.240 MHz, Grant Date: 06/25/2003, Expiration Date: 08/09/2013, Cancellation Date: 06/10/2013, Registrant: State Of Minnesota, 395 John Ireland Blvd, Saint Paul, MN 55155, Phone: (507) 348-7908
  • Jasper State Bank Bldg (Lat: 43.846639 Lon: -96.412806), Call Sign: KNFQ532,
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.295 MHz, Grant Date: 06/09/1997, Expiration Date: 06/23/2002, Cancellation Date: 10/27/2002, Registrant: James A Swenson, Box 203, Jasper, MN 56144, Phone: (507) 348-8002
  • Bnsf Mp 113.5 2.75 Mi Ne Of (Lat: 43.887583 Lon: -96.416972), Type: Building, Structure height: 3 m, Overall height: 5 m, Call Sign: WNME900,
    Assigned Frequencies: 161.100 MHz, 161.160 MHz, Grant Date: 06/18/2013, Expiration Date: 07/19/2023, Cancellation Date: 09/12/2014, Registrant: Bnsf Railway Co., 4515 Kansas Ave, Kansas City, KS 66106, Phone: (913) 551-4640, Fax: (913) 551-4053, Email:
  • 2484 80th Ave (Lat: 47.846389 Lon: -96.310833), Call Sign: WQGM605,
    Assigned Frequencies: 463.400 MHz, Grant Date: 02/16/2017, Expiration Date: 03/02/2027, Certifier: Dean Haraldson, Registrant: M & H Communications, 604 7th Street Sw, Pipestone, MN 56164, Phone: (507) 825-5321, Fax: (507) 825-2641, Email:
  • 569 211th Street (Lat: 43.791889 Lon: -96.357833), Call Sign: WQQA319,
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.112 MHz, Grant Date: 10/02/2012, Expiration Date: 10/02/2022, Certifier: Todd Miller, Registrant: M & H Communications, 604 7th Street Sw, Pipestone, MN 56164, Phone: (507) 825-5321, Fax: (507) 825-2641, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • STATION, 312 E Wall (Lat: 43.851889 Lon: -96.390861), Overall height: 67.1 m, Call Sign: WNEL848,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6850.00 MHz, Grant Date: 03/21/1994, Expiration Date: 03/21/1999, Cancellation Date: 02/04/1998, Phone: (507) 283-2413
  • JASPER, 222 State Highway 269 (Jasper #50253) (Lat: 43.855472 Lon: -96.424167), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 94.8 m, Call Sign: WQTN596,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6034.15 MHz, Grant Date: 03/12/2014, Expiration Date: 03/12/2024, Cancellation Date: 08/05/2015, Certifier: John Monday, Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 3300 E. Renner Road, B3132, Richardson, TX 75082, Phone: (855) 699-7073, Fax: (972) 907-1131, Email:
  • A1P0203E, 222 State Highway 269 (Jasper #50253) (Lat: 43.855472 Lon: -96.424167), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 94.8 m, Call Sign: WQWB937,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11305.0 MHz, 11305.0 MHz, 11305.0 MHz, 11305.0 MHz, 11305.0 MHz, 11305.0 MHz, 11305.0 MHz, 11305.0 MHz, Grant Date: 07/14/2015, Expiration Date: 07/14/2025, Certifier: David Werblow, Registrant: T-Mobile Usa, Inc., 12920 Se 38th Street, Bellevue, WA 98006, Phone: (425) 383-8401, Fax: (425) 383-4040, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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  • Call Sign: KD0TZF, Licensee ID: L01730699, Grant Date: 12/27/2012, Expiration Date: 12/27/2022, Cancellation Date: 12/07/2018, Certifier: Eric J Duwenhoegger, Registrant: Eric J Duwenhoegger, 100 Greenwood Ave N, Jasper, MN 56144
  • Call Sign: KE0OBO, Licensee ID: L02120949, Grant Date: 08/01/2017, Expiration Date: 08/01/2027, Certifier: Adam J Schwantz, Registrant: Adam J Schwantz, 110 Wall St West, Jasper, MN 56144
  • Call Sign: KT0MED, Previous Call Sign: KD0TZF, Licensee ID: L01730699, Grant Date: 12/07/2018, Expiration Date: 12/07/2028, Certifier: Eric J Duwenhoegger, Registrant: Eric J Duwenhoegger, 100 Greenwood Ave N, Jasper, MN 56144

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: AERONCA 11AC (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 75 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9734E , Serial Number: 11AC-1378, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 09/28/1955, Certificate Issue Date: 02/12/2003
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Danny L Dykstra, 246 105th Ave, Jasper, MN 56144, Other Owners: Johnny R Dykstra

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

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 7. The highest number of fire incidents - 20 took place in 2011, and the least - 0 in 2003. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in Jasper, MN When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (57.0%), and Outside Fires (31.4%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Jasper, MN
    • 6957.0%Structure Fires
    • 3831.4%Outside Fires
    • 1411.6%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Jasper, MN
Most common first names in Jasper, MN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John1879.8 years
William1479.5 years
Clarence975.2 years
Henry879.0 years
Emma883.4 years
Elsie785.6 years
Herman684.2 years
George684.9 years
Louis579.8 years
Albert582.0 years
Most common last names in Jasper, MN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Larson1181.6 years
Nelson1083.4 years
Johnson969.9 years
Debates876.5 years
Miller782.9 years
Deschepper778.6 years
Benson779.7 years
Quissell775.4 years
Olson780.0 years
Baden677.8 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Jasper, MN
  • 85.8%Utility gas
  • 9.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.6%Electricity
  • 1.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.3%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Jasper, MN
  • 63.5%Utility gas
  • 25.4%Electricity
  • 4.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 4.8%Other fuel
  • 1.6%No fuel used


Jasper compared to Minnesota state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
There is 1 pilot and 2 other airmen in this city.
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